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Library News for June 15, 2012

Special Programs this week include Needles Hooks and Books discussing Possession by A.S.Byatt on Sunday at 2pm and special presentations by Heartsong Music during storytimes on Monday. 


Get A Clue:  Summer Reading

Program for AGES 0-99!

June 2- August 11, 2012

  • Pick up a reading log starting June 2nd, and start tracking how many pages you read throughout the summer.
  • Earn prizes at 500 and 1,000 pages. Turn in additional 1,000 page logs to enter in the grand prize raffles.


Scavenger Hunt

June 2-30

Want to explore the library?  Think you're already an expert? Pick up a scavenger hunt at the Information Desk and find out.  Complete it at your own pace, then turn it in for a chance to win a prize!

Computer Classes:  Registration is required at least 3 days in advance.  Space is limited.

  • One-on-One Tutoring (Saturdays by appointment)

  • 6/21 @ 6pm Resume Workshop
  • 6/23 @ 10:30am Email Basics
  • 6/23 @ 1pm Social Media
  • 6/27 @ 6pm Overdrive Digital Library


Wine, Women & Words Book Club: 1st Thursday of the month at 7pm

July 5th: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

August 2nd:  The Darling Dahlias and the Cucumber Tree by Susan Wittig Albert


Needles Hooks and Books:    Bring your craft of choice on the 3rd Sunday of the month at 2pm to discuss...

June 17th: Possession; a Romance by A. S. Byatt 

July 15th: Good Omens; the Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett


 This Week's Programs

Friday, June 15:

Semillitas de Espanol:  Spanish songs in storytimes today!

  • 10am Baby Bookworms Storytime (0-18 mos)
  • 10:45 Toddler Storytime (18-36 mos)
  • 11:30 Preschool Storytime (3-5 yrs)

Saturday, June 16: 

  • 11am Storytime
  • 12pm Reading Dogs (by appointment)
Sunday, June 17:
  • 2pm Needles Hooks and Books:  Possession by A. S. Byatt
Monday, June 18: 

Heartsongs Music in storytimes today!
  • 10am Monkey in the Middle Storytime (ages 12-24 mos)
  • 10:45am Toddler Storytime (18-36 mos)
  • 11:30am Preschool Storytime (3-5 years
Tuesday, June 19:
  • 6pm Storytime and Craft
  • 7pm Storytime and Craft

Wednesday, June 20:

  • 5pm Mystery Science: pH Color Change:  Red cabbage juice changes color when we add acids and bases
  • 6pm Arts and Crafts: Water Bottle Carriers:  Re-purpose koozies to make great water bottle carriers.

Thursday, June 21:  

  • 6pm Mystery Board Game Night
  • 6pm Resume Workshop

Friday, June 22:

  • 10am Baby Bookworms Storytime (0-18 mos)
  • 10:45 Toddler Storytime (18-36 mos)
  • 11:30 Preschool Storytime (3-5 yrs)

Saturday, June 23: 

  • 10:30am Email Basics
  • 11am French Storytime
  • 12pm Reading Dogs (by appointment)
  • 1pm Social Media Workshop
Sunday, June 24: