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Library News for June 8, 2012


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.


Recycled Book Art

June 9th at 4pm

Make great crafts from papers & books. 
We'll have all the supplies necessary to create original art from the pages of old books!


French Storytime

Saturday, June 9th at 11am

Families are invited to enjoy this special program with stories and songs in French and English.


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!

Special Programs this week include the Potluck Mystery Book Club on Thursday at 7pm and Semillitas de Espanol presentation during Friday's storytimes. 

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

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

  • 6/9 @ 10:30am Internet Basics
  • 6/13 @ 6pm Mango Languages
  • 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

June 7th: The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach

July 5th: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern


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 8:

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

Saturday, June 9: 

  • 10:30am Internet Basics (registration required)
  • 11am French Storytime
  • 12pm Reading Dogs (by appointment)
  • 4pm Recycled Book Art Program
Sunday, June 10

Monday, June 11: 
  • 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 12:
  • 6pm Storytime and Craft
  • 7pm Storytime and Craft

Wednesday, June 13:

  • 5pm Mystery Science: Goldenrod paper- gold paper changes mysteriously to red
  • 6pm Arts and Crafts: Decorated mini-pockets- make a bag to carry all summer
  • 6pm Mango Languages Workshop

Thursday, June 14:  

  • 2pm Mystery Book Club: A to Z Mysteries
  • 6pm MarioKart Wii Tournament
  • 7pm Potluck Mystery Bookclub:  Diane Mott Davidson's Goldy Schultz series

Friday, June 15:

Semillitas de Espanol:  Spanish songs in storytime 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