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Posted on: August 31, 2023

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Next Week's Events

Teen Aspiring Authors

Tuesday, September 5 from 5 to 7 p.m.; for ages 12 to 18
Share your works in progress with fellow writers and provide feedback for each other. This program is led by a Teen Advisory Board member. Note: Please bring your original works so that other aspiring authors can provide feedback. Original works may include PG-13 and TV-14 content.

Computer Class: Smart Phone Basics

Wednesday, September 6 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.; for adults
Learn how to manage your smartphone! Classes will be held in the Computer Lab on the 2nd floor.  One-on-one lessons are also available.  For more information, please contact Amelia Chau.  

Adult Crafts-to-Go: Container Terrariums

Thursday, September 7, pick up all day as supplies last.; for adults
Come by the library to pick up materials to make terrariums! Supplies are limited, so availability will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring your own container! 

Stories and STEM

Thursday, September 7 from 10:15 to 11 a.m.; for 3 to 6 years old and their caregivers
Bring your preschooler for a STEM story and activity.

Tween Authors

Saturday, September 2 through Monday, September 4; for ages 8 to 11
Flex your story skills and learn new aspects of your writing! Please contact Kate Guynn for accommodations.

Cookbook Book Club

Saturday, September 9 from 3:30 to 5 p.m.; for adults
Join us on the second Saturday to explore new cookbooks, swap recipes, and discover tips and tools. On September 9, the theme will be Dips & Spreads. Email Meredith Layton for more information.

 

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Upcoming Events

Antiques Roundtable

Wednesday, September 11 from 1 to 3 p.m..; for adults
This series features discussion of antiques and collectibles.  Bring your favorite objects to share!
September 11: Movie Memorabilia

Tween Book Talks

Tuesday, September 12 from 4 to 5 p.m.; for ages 8 to 11
Grab a snack, hang out, and be introduced to your next read. We will explore a variety of genres in prose and graphic novel format. Tweens can give a book review of one of their latest reads. Please contact Kate Guynn for accommodations .

Clash of the Cards

Wednesday, September 13 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.; for ages 12 to 18
Explore new ways to sharpen your skills with strategy-based card games such as Happy Little Dinosaurs, Exploding Kittens, and Magic: The Gathering! All experience levels are welcome. This program is led by a Teen Advisory Board member. Note: Card games will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring their own teen-rated card games.

Sensory Friendly Storytime

Thursday, September 14 from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m.; for ages 3 to 8 years and their caregivers
This story time is adapted for neurodivergent children. Dimmed lights and a balance of activities will be available for those seeking sensory input and those avoiding it.

Mystery Craft Challenge

Thursday, September 14 from 4 to 5 p.m.; for ages 8 to 11
Challenge your creativity and see what you can make with our mystery supplies! All supplies are provided. Please contact Kate Guynn for accommodations.
September 14: Artsy Awesomeness

Saturday Wiggles and Shakes

Saturday, September 16 from 10:30 to 11 a.m.; for ages 1 to 8 years and their caregivers
Join us for songs, movement, and a whole lot of shaking.

Don't Miss This!

photo of pennies on blue background, text Penny for Your Thoughts, Sept. 10, 2:30 to 3:30, ages 8-11








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