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

Our 125th Anniversary Party is SOLD OUT! Thanks to all who purchased tickets for the November 7th celebration. See you there!

 

 

COMING UP THIS WEEK, October 27th through November 1st

Bloomin' Knitters, Monday, October 27th, 6:00 PM
Toddler Time, Monday, October 27th, 9:15 AM
Pumpkin Stories, Tuesday, October 28th, 6:30 PM
Preschool Storytime for ages 3 to 5, Wednesday, October 29th, 10:00 a.m.
Halloween Eve, Thursday, October 30th, 6:30 p.m.

 

 

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.

 

 

HALLOWEEN PREVIEW

It's fun for one and fun for all on Halloween Eve. There will be not-too-spooky stories galore and a Halloween craft project. Good listeners age three and up, drop by at 6:30 PM on Thursday, 30 October. Show off your costume, or wear your pajamas. Bring along an adult to share the fun.

 

 

LONELY SOCK CLUB RETURNS

It's crafts for teens and adults.

 

It's the return of a favorite, with a new variation: in November, The Lonely Sock Club learns Kumihimo--Japanese braiding--with the Eight-Strand Flat Braid. Join the Club at 6:00 PM on the first floor, Thursday, November 13th. 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 October 14th.

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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