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Posted on: November 16, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Library Happenings

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Next Week's Events

Penny for Your Thoughts

Sunday November 19 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.; for ages 8 to 11
A tailor-made tween group “hangout” where participants will be able to share their thoughts on different topics in a comfortable and casual environment. Please contact Kate Guynn for accommodations.

Teen Anime Club

Monday, November 20 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.; for ages 12 to 18
Calling all anime fans! Join us to watch and discuss some good anime shows while eating snacks. Note: Registration is required and available on the Teen Programs webpage: Anime shows selected are rated PG-13 and TV-14. 

Computer Class: Cloud Storage

Monday, November 20 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.; for adults
Learn more about cloud storage, focusing on Google Drive, OneDrive, and iCloud.

Fall Family Craft

Tuesday, November 21 from 2 to 3 p.m.; for all ages
Participants will make a fun Thanksgiving craft (finger puppet turkeys)!

Library Closed for Thanksgiving

Library closes at 2 p.m. on  Wednesday, November 22. Closed Thursday, November 23 through Sunday, November 26
Helen Hall Library will be closed from 2 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22, and then all day on Thursday, November 23 through Sunday,  November 26 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Enjoy your families and friends! We will reopen on Monday, November 27 at 10 am.


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Upcoming Events

English Conversation Practice

Monday, November 27 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; for adults
Practice your English conversation with others in a casual, fun environment. All skill levels are welcome!

Tween Book Talks

Tuesday, November 28 from 4:30 to 5:30 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. Tweens can give a book review of one of their latest reads. Please contact Kate Guynn for accommodations.

Babies and Books

Wednesday, November 29 from 10:15 to 11 a.m.; for ages birth to walking and their caregivers
Tickles, giggle, rhymes, and a story for those who BYOB (bring your own baby!)

Every Stitch Way

Wednesday, November 29 from 1 to 2 p.m.; for adults
Gather to share your creative ideas while you crochet, knit, embroider, sew, and more!

Don't Miss This! 

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Holiday Storytime at the Civic Center -- 5:00 p.m.

Christmas Parade from Civic Center to Library -- 5:20 p.m.

Pictures with Santa, crafts, cocoa, cookies, face painting, and more at the Library! 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Light up the Library (Front Yard) -- 7:30 p.m.

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