anthony_clarevoe_headshot Meet playwright Anthony Clarvoe at another Friends of the Library Coffeehouse, on Saturday, 10 December, 10:00 to 11:30 AM. He'll be here to talk about his new play "Gunpowder Joe: Joseph Priestley, Pennsylvania and the American Experiment" which makes its world debut in January at the Alvina Krause Theatre.<




workshop-2cutoutGet ready for the holidays with two more weekly workshops Saturday,10 December, 9:00 am through 11:30 am, when all Santa’s Helpers will have a chance to  make gift wrap for that special little gift. Turn a thumbprint into a reindeer on paper, ordinary gift wrap into a gift bag and pretty paper into an elegant little lidded box. Next Thursday, 15 December? Deck those halls! Keep watching!







On the second Tuesday of each month, our Book Buddies meet to help anyone who needs read-aloud practice. Each Buddy is a certified therapy dog and has passed Canine Good Citizen training. Even better–they love to listen and they NEVER criticize. Bring your own book or borrow some of ours. Book Buddies will be ready to go at 6:00 PM.





Everything is awesome at LEGO Night! Stop by December 8th from 6 to 7:00 p.m. Fun for the entire family, master builders to beginners. All welcome to join the fun!




Have Yourself a Merry  Little Evening!candlesc

It’s the Library’s version of a trip to the spa. Color away a drab day, a stressful week, a case of the glums. It even works when everything’s going just fine, too! Meet other enthusiasts. Enjoy some tasty treats and a cup of coffee or tea. Drop in on Thursday, 15 December, 6:00 PM.

Color-pages and art supplies will be waiting. This Art-for-Adults event is open to teens and adults.





socafSocrates Café: a Discussion Group for Adults

City mouse or country mouse? What can rural and urban dwellers have to teach each other? Join us for a lively discussion at the Bloomsburg Public Library at 6:00 PM, 6 December.



All year ’round, when you do your online shopping, start at “Smile.Amazon.com.” You’ll get a chance to choose the Library as your recipient and we’ll get a portion of all you spend! Is that painless or what?




It’s called The Van Tassel Castle Quest and if you are an independent reader age fifteen or under, with your own Library card, you can join. Ask any Librarian for all the details. Sign up now and see what it’s all about. Get more information here. Read what Questors have to say about the books they’ve read here.


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