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This week at the library — October 19, 2014

October 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – The inspiring life story of Ben Carson (played by Cuba Gooding Jr.) a poor, inner-city boy who overcomes great odds to become a neurosurgeon with “gifted hands.”

October 24, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Looking Ahead

October 27, 6:30, Puzzling Night And Peacham Knitters — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on a Peacham jigsaw puzzle.  Or do both!

October 31, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

October 31, 5 – 7pm, Trick or Treat at the Library – Drop in for a treat at the library

 

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This week at the library — October 12, 2014

October 12, 4 – 6pm, Artist’s Reception – Meet Cecilia Kane, the artist whose work is currently on display in the gallery.

October 13, 5:15pm, Friends of Peacham Library – Join the Friends as they help plan the annual tea and other events.

October 13, 6:30, Puzzling Night And Peacham Knitters — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on a Peacham jigsaw puzzle.  Or do both!

October 16, 7:15pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss The Love of a Good Woman by Alice Munro. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

October 17, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

October 18, 1pm, Herb Club – A chance to talk herbs and take a look at fall offerings.

Looking Ahead

October 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – The inspiring life story of Ben Carson (played by Cuba Gooding Jr.) a poor, inner-city boy who overcomes great odds to become a neurosurgeon with “gifted hands.”

October 24, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

October 27, 6:30, Puzzling Night And Peacham Knitters — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on a Peacham jigsaw puzzle.  Or do both!

October 31, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

October 31, 5 – 7pm, Trick or Treat at the Library – Drop in for a treat at the library.

 

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This week at the library — October 5, 2014

October 7, 7pm, Board Meeting – meetings are open to the public.

October 10, 9:00 am, Preschool Story Time stories and crafts for the young and their caregivers.

October 10, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

October 11, 9am – 11am, Celebrate National Spinning and Weaving Week – there will be weaving and braiding activities and maybe a spinner or two so you can try your hand at these great crafts.

Looking Ahead

October 12, 4 – 6pm, Artist’s Reception – Meet Cecilia Kane, the artist whose work is currently on display in the gallery.

October 13, 6:30, Puzzling Night And Peacham Knitters — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on a Peacham jigsaw puzzle.  Or do both!

October 16, 7:15pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss The Love of a Good Woman by Alice Munro. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

October 17, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

October 18, 1pm, Herb Club – A chance to talk herbs and take a look at fall offerings.

October 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – The inspiring life story of Ben Carson (played by Cuba Gooding Jr.) a poor, inner-city boy who overcomes great odds to become a neurosurgeon with “gifted hands.”

Of Interest

We have new books on the shelves as well as a few new movies.  You can find the list of July through September additions under Find Books and Resources, New Books.  You will also find information or links for community organizations, databases, interlibrary loan, and Listenup! Vermont through the Find Books and Resources menu.

 

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This week at the library — September 28, 2014

September 29, 6 – 8pm, Puzzling Night – Calling all jigsaw puzzlers! Help us put together Peacham jigsaw puzzles, all 23 of them! Drop in for a few minutes or the evening.

October 2, ALL DAY, Fall Foliage Day in Peacham – The library will be open at 9am and close at 7pm.

October 2, 9am – 4pm, Book Sale – The annual Fall Foliage Book Sale.  Drop by early, drop by often for the best deals on books around.  Books from ten cents on up.  Where else can you find relatively new hard cover books for less than five dollars?  All funds help support the activities of Peacham Library.

October 2, 6:30pm, Free Movie – Peacham becomes Gilead, Maine in this film about a small town down on its luck.The film stars  Ellen Burstyn as the owner of The Spitfire Grill.  The film is rated PG-13.  If you plan to enjoy the Spaghetti Dinner at the church, you will need to go to the first seating in order to be at the movie on time.

October 3, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Looking Ahead

October 7, 7pm, Board Meeting – meetings are open to the public.

October 10, 9:00 am, Preschool Story Time stories and crafts for the young and their caregivers.

October 10, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

October 11, 9am – 11am, Celebrate National Spinning and Weaving Week – there will be weaving and braiding activities and maybe a spinner or two so you can try your hand at these great crafts.

October 12, 4 – 6pm, Artist’s Reception – Meet Cecilia Kane, the artist whose work is currently on display in the gallery.

 

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This week at the library — September 22, 2014

September 22, 5:15pm, Friends of Peacham Library — The Friends organize events and fundraisers in support of the library with funds raised used to support book purchases and programs.

September 22, 6 – 8pm, Puzzling Night – Calling all jigsaw puzzlers! Help us put together Peacham jigsaw puzzles, all 23 of them! Drop in for a few minutes or the evening.

September 22, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.

September 26, 9:00 am, Preschool Story Time stories and crafts for the young and their caregivers.

September 26, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Looking Ahead

September 29, 6 – 8pm, Puzzling Night – Calling all jigsaw puzzlers! Help us put together Peacham jigsaw puzzles, all 23 of them! Drop in for a few minutes or the evening.

October 2, ALL DAY, Fall Foliage Day in Peacham – The library will be open at 9am and close at 7pm.

October 2, 9am – 3pm, Book Sale – The annual Fall Foliage Book Sale.  Drop by early, drop by often for the best deals on books around.  Books from ten cents on up.  Where else can you find relatively new hard cover books for less than five dollars?  All funds help support the activities of Peacham Library.

October 2, 6:30pm, Free Movie – Peacham becomes Gilead, Maine in this film about a small town down on its luck.The film stars  Ellen Burstyn as the owner of The Spitfire Grill.  The film is rated PG-13.  If you plan to enjoy the Spaghetti Dinner at the church, you will need to go to the first seating in order to be at the movie on time.

October 3, 9:00 am, Preschool Story Time stories and crafts for the young and their caregivers.

October 3, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

 

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This week at the library — September 15, 2014

September 15, 6 – 8pm, Puzzling Night – Calling all jigsaw puzzlers! Help us put together Peacham jigsaw puzzles, all 23 of them! Drop in for a few minutes or the evening.

September 16, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – Robert Redford, Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Lopez and horses. What’s not to like in this powerful story of risk and redemption? Recluse Einar Gilkyson’s (Redford) life is disrupted when the woman he blames for the death of his only son arrives on his doorstep seeking shelter. She brings the granddaughter he never knew he had.   Based on the novel An Unfinished Life by Mark Spragg. PG-13

September 18 21, 7:15pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss The Swerve by Stephen Greenblatt. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

September 19, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Looking Ahead

September 22, 5:15pm, Friends of Peacham Library — The Friends organize events and fundraisers in support of the library with funds raised used to support book purchases and programs.

September 22, 6 – 8pm, Puzzling Night – Calling all jigsaw puzzlers! Help us put together Peacham jigsaw puzzles, all 23 of them! Drop in for a few minutes or the evening.

September 22, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.

September 26, 9:00 am, Preschool Story Time stories and crafts for the young and their caregivers.

September 26, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Of Interest

Our puzzles are starting to take shape!  We’ve finished one and have two underway.  Please drop in on Monday evenings or any time the library is open to work on a puzzle.

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This week at the library — September 7, 2014

September 8, 6 – 8pm, Puzzling Night – Calling all jigsaw puzzlers! Help us put together Peacham jigsaw puzzles, all 23 of them! We’ve finished one and are working on puzzles two and three.  Second PuzzleDrop in for a few minutes or the evening.

September 8, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.

September 9, 11:30am, Library Card Sign-up at Peacham Elementary School — September is National Library Card Sign-up Month, so we’ll be at the elementary school to sign-up all the students so they’ll be able to use the library – for school, after school, and online

September 11, 7pm, The Battle of Plattsburgh – Ron Crisman will present, on the bicentennial of the event, a brief history of the battle and the role of The Eagle in the battle that ended the final invasion of the northern states during the War of 1812. A model of The Eagle and other information on the battle are on display at the library through September.

September 12, 9:00 am, Preschool Story Time stories and crafts for the young and their caregivers.

September 12, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

September 13, 1pm, Herb Club at the Community Garden at the St. Johnsbury Hospital – Join us for an herbal garden tour and Town Forest herb walk with herbalist, Lorraine. Rain Date September 20th.

Looking Ahead

September 15, 6 – 8pm, Puzzling Night – Calling all jigsaw puzzlers! Help us put together Peacham jigsaw puzzles, all 23 of them! Drop in for a few minutes or the evening.

September 16, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – Robert Redford, Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Lopez and horses. What’s not to like in this powerful story of risk and redemption? Recluse Einar Gilkyson’s (Redford) life is disrupted when the woman he blames for the death of his only son arrives on his doorstep seeking shelter. She brings the granddaughter he never knew he had.   Based on the novel An Unfinished Life by Mark Spragg. PG-13

September 18 21, 7:15pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss The Swerve by Stephen Greenblatt. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

September 19, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Of Interest

Reading Challenge — The new chart goes up this week for all to track our community reading.  What do you read?  Will the adults read more than the children?  Remember, reading to someone counts for all who read or hear the book!  Join the fun, add your books to the chart.

 

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