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Adult Book Discussions!

Forest Avenue Book Discussion

October 20th, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Forest Avenue Library

Join us for a discussion of The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat, by Edward Kelsey Moore. Ask at the information desk for a copy of the book. All are welcome!

Franklin Crafty Readers

October 21st, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Franklin Avenue Library

Halloween Hustle Dance Party! Get in the groove with Children's author Charlotte Gunnufson. Listen to the story of Skeleton and his friends and participate in original action rhymes, dance along to some Halloween music favorites and make a craft.

Book Discussion

October 21st, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
North Side Library

We will be reading Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children, by Ransom Riggs. Copies of the book may be picked up at the library.

Teen Book Discussion

October 22nd, 1:30pm to 2:30pm
South Side Library

Students in grades 6th-12th are invited to read A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness. An afternoon snack is provided.

Artsy Kids-Duct Tape Creations

October 22nd, 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Franklin Avenue Library
Use your creativity to create a lasting piece of art or something practical like a wallet out of duct tape. This program is for kids in grades 3-8 and requires preregistration.

Fall Into Reading Festival

October 27th, 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Central Library

Join us for a celebration of Fall and reading! Kids in can dress in their costumes and join us for literacy/carnival games, crafts, not-so spooky stories, and more! This event is for kids from toddlers up through 4th Grade.

Teen Book Discussion

October 27th, 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Franklin Avenue Library

Come and enjoy some pizza and talk about the very funny book Schooled by Gordon Korman. Teens in grades 6 through 12 can find copies of the book and sign up for this program at the Information Desk.

Teen Halloween Bash

October 29th, 1:30pm to 2:30pm
South Side Library

Students will help create a bubbling brew of root beer using dry ice. We will have snacks, games and prizes for participants!

Harry Potter Party

November 1st, 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Franklin Avenue Library

Attention all muggles! The first Harry Potter book came out over 17 years ago, but the boy wizard is just as popular as ever. Come to the library from 1:30-2:30 for games, crafts, and trivia related to Hogwarts and all things Harry Potter.

Geocaching Treasure Hunting 101

November 5th, 3:00pm to 4:00pm
North Side Library

Teens are invited to learn about geocaching (pronounced: geo cashing) and see what this treasure hunting game is all about! Geocachers use a GPS device to locate the caches that can be hiding anywhere. Special visitor, Brad Olk, will be here to teach teens about this hobby. Come discover what all the fun is about!

Introduction to the Foundation Directory Online

November 5th, 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Central Library

Looking for funding for your non-profit organization? The Foundation Directory Online is a resource that provides access to searchable online databases that can help you in your search. We'll show you how to use it. Central Library Computer Lab. Class size is limited. Please pre-register.

Billy Collins

Sunday, November 16, 7:00 PM, Hoyt Sherman Place Theater

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