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CELEBRATING OUR 125th CHARTER ANNIVERSARY, 1889 - 2014!!

 

 

The Library will CLOSE at noon on Wednesday, November 26th and REOPEN at 9:00 AM on Friday, November 28th.

 

 

COMING UP THIS WEEK, November 24th through November 29th

Bloomin' Knitters, Monday, November 24th, 6:00 PM
Toddler Time, Monday, November 24th, 9:15 AM
CLOSED Wednesday, November 26th, at noon
CLOSED Thursday, November 27th

 

 

FOURTEENTH ANNUAL GRAND CASTLE ILLUMINATION

Don't miss this yearly tradition! On Thursday, 4 December, at 6:30 PM, the Castles and the Tree are lighted for the first time. Help trim the Tree--Sing--Enjoy stories and a craft project. End your evening with a visit from a Very Special Guest. For all good listeners and their families.

 

 

NEW COLLECTORS' CROCK FEATURES FOUNTAIN

This year's Friends of the Library collectors' crock depicts one of Bloomsburg's most iconic sights: the Fountain. As in the past, each crock is numbered, hand-thrown and hand-decorated. They are $40 each. You may pick up an order form at the Library, or print one from HERE. This is the third crock in the series.

 

 

DINERS' CLUB MAKES MONDAYS MORE BEARABLE

Drop by the Wagon Shed any Monday in November, enjoy a meal, and donate to the Library. So easy--so delicious. Pick up a voucher at the circulation desk, or print one from HERE to make sure that 10% of your check benefits the Library.

 

 

LONELY SOCK CLUB RETURNS

It's crafts for teens and adults.

 

December's project is another variation on tradition, but you won't need to raid the barn to make these Straw Stars. Join the Club at 6:00 PM on the first floor, Thursday, December 18th. All materials will be provided.

 

 

BOOK BUDDY READING HELP


Our therapy dogs, Riley, Chloe and Bella will be here on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. to help children practice their reading aloud skills. Their next visit is on December 9th.

 

 

 

 

 

TUMBLEBOOKS

Tumblebooks for younger children features online stories. The perfect spot on a rainy day! All you need is the Flash plug-in on your computer (available for free at www.macromedia.com)Just click TUMBLEBOOKS for preschool to grade 1 material. Happy tumbling!


EReader, iPad and mobile device users, click on the drop-down menu "CHOOSE" on the upper right and pick Mobile for tumbling fun wherever you go. You can also find children's books on BOOKFLIX, part of the POWER Library group of databases.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Bloomsburg Public Library is an agency of the United Way of Columbia County