Wells Branch Community Library

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Library News for November 11, 2011

Everyone Reads in Wells Branch: 

Marley and Me: life and love with the world's worst dog by John Grogan

Everyone reads is a new program at the library that encourages all patrons to read and discuss the same book.  We have copies for every reading level from preschool to adult. 

More information is available at the Marley Page

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checklist

Get to know your neighborhood with the November Checklist, available here.

Fitness Checklists

Think you're 'fit'?  This fall, the library will offer a checklist on a different kind of 'fitness' each month.  Pick one up, and when you've completed at least ten items on the list, turn it in at the library for a chance to win a prize

Find out more about our checklists and other adult programs here.
Computer Classes:  Registration is required at least 3 days in advance.  Space is limited.
  • One-on-One Tutoring (Saturdays by appointment)
  • 11/5 @ 10:30am Power Point Int
  • 11/16 @ 6:30pm Overdrive Digital Library
  • 11/17 @ 6pm Word Basic
  • 11/19 @ 10:30am Email Basic

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Holiday Bazaar:  December 3, 2011

Local vendors and artisans are invited to rent a table to sell their wares at this library fundraiser.  Contact Etta at the library for more information.

Free Family Movies:

Sundays at 4pm in the Storytime Room

November 13th:  Homeward Bound

HomewardBound

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Needles Hooks and Books:    Bring your craft of choice and discuss   
November 13th: The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
December 11th: The Christmas Train by David Baldacci
January 8th: The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
February 12th:  Lamb, the Gospel According to Biff by Christopher Moore

Wine, Women & Words Book Club: Join the most established reading group at the library.  

November 17th at 7pm:  Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks.

January:  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.

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This Week's Programs

Friday, November 11:

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

Saturday, November 12:

  • 11am Storytime
  • 1pm Bow Wow Reading Dogs (by appointment)
  • 4pm Everyone Reads Marley and Me Reception

Sunday, November 13:

  • 2pm Needles Hooks and Books:  The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
  • 4pm Free Family Movie:  Homeward Bound

Monday, November 14: 

  • 10:45 Monkey in the Middle (12-24 mos)

Tuesday, November 15:

  • 6:30 Kinder Crafts
  • 7pm Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, November 16:

  • 5pm Growing Up Wild
  • 6pm Arts & Crafts
  • 6:30pm Overdrive Digital Library Workshop

Thursday, November 17:

  • 12:15pm Lunchtime English Practice
  • 6pm Microsoft Word Basics (registration required)
  • 7pm WWW Book Club:  Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks

Friday, November 18:

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

Saturday, November 19:

  • 10:30am Email Basics (registration required)
  • 11am Storytime
  • 1pm Bow Wow Reading Dogs (by appointment)
  • 4pm Conversational English

Sunday, November 20:

  • 2pm Crochet Workshop