Events

For information about adult events contact the Circulation Desk at 583-3408 Ext. 2

 

For information about events for kids and teens contact the Children's / Youth Services Department at 583-3408 Ext. 3

All Events

11/27/2018

Pop Culture Collective

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Unite for an afternoon of broad-spectrum fandom! Each week will have a different theme - anime, Pokemon, Steven Universe, Star Wars, cosplay, superheroes, & more - discuss, play, watch, and geek out! 

This club is open to ages 16 - 22, and all are welcome!

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Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

7:00pm

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

The Friends of the Library meet the last Tuesday of the month at 7 pm.  The Friends fund programs for children, teens, and adults, as well as portions of the library's popular Museum Pass program, furnishings, and other library equipment. You are invited to become a member, active members needed.  Please contact the library director, Pat McGowan at 583-3408 ext. 110 for more information.

 

11/28/2018

Chess Club

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Stop by the library for a fantastic chess match against seasoned chess veterans!  Our longest continually running adult program is free and open to the public!

Wednesdays 12-5.

Call for more info.

 

Games Club

1:30pm - 4:30pm

Enjoy an afternoon of gaming - role play, strategy, co-op, pvp & board games - with other gaming fans!

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11/29/2018

KANGAROO TIME!

10:00am

This program is for the bounciest, wiggliest, most active little ones! Movement, music and games are mixed in with quick, interactive books for a rollicking good time, with no sitting-still required! Adult participation is expected in this program.

Please click below to register.

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Paw Patrol Storytime!

10:00am

If your little one loves Paw Patrol, this is for them! Participants will hear stories about the heroic pack and their exciting, funny adventures, make their own Paw Patrol Badge, and have a yummy snack! This storytime is recommended for ages 3-5. Please click below to register.

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Holiday Rubber Duckie Soap Making

5:00pm

OK, Thanksgiving is over, it's time to get going with the holiday gifts! Kids will make adorable gingerbread rubber duckie soaps in this fun workshop for kids ages 6 & up & their grown-ups! Space is limited, please click below to register.

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Soap Making Workshop

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Make your own fun and quirky swirl soap using a glycerin based soap, colorful soap curls, color, cosmetic glitter and a variety of scents. We will discuss the process of making cold process soap, the blending of essential oils and the role of exfoliants in soap making. There is no lye exposure since the process does not involve traditional soap making techniques. Once the concoction has cooled slightly, we will add the glitter, colors, essential oil (optional) and embed the soap curls. At the end of the workshop, each participant will take their handmade creation home, it can be unmolded the following day and used right away. Soap is approximately 5.50 oz. and overall measurements of 6” x 2.75”.

This is a workshop for adults, children will not be allowed to attend due to the manual dexterity needed to cut the soap. Sorry, no exceptions will be made.

These soaps will make great holiday gifts or a nice way to pamper yourself this coming holiday season.  Please register by stopping by the circulation desk or by calling 583-3408.

 

Happy Hour Book Club discusses Alternate Side by Anna Quindlen

6:45pm - 7:55pm

The tensions in a tight-knit neighborhood—and a seemingly happy marriage—are exposed by an unexpected act of violence in this provocative new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Miller’s Valley and Still Life with Bread Crumbs.

Some days Nora Nolan thinks that she and her husband, Charlie, lead a charmed life—except when there’s a crisis at work, a leak in the roof at home, or a problem with their twins at college. And why not? New York City was once Nora’s dream destination, and her clannish dead-end block has become a safe harbor, a tranquil village amid the urban craziness. Then one morning she returns from her run to discover that a terrible incident has shaken the neighborhood, and the fault lines begin to open: on the block, at her job, especially in her marriage. With humor, understanding, an acute eye, and a warm heart, Anna Quindlen explores what it means to be a mother, a wife, and a woman at a moment of reckoning.

Source: http://annaquindlen.net/alternate-side/

11/30/2018

Anime "T & T" Club

3:30pm - 5:00pm

A club for Tweens & Teens ("T & T") who are fans of anime & manga! Meet every Friday afternoon to watch & talk about anime - with free snacks! 

Please click below for more information and to register.

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