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This week at the library — January 22, 2017

January 23, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers— Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

January 24, 6:30 pm, Kingdom Clickers – Are you interested in photography and getting the most from your photos?  Kingdom Clickers is a local group of folks who gather to talk about just that.  Newcomers welcome!winterseries

January 26, 7:00 pm, Winter Series – Julie Lang, Save Your Pie for Dessert:  The Tricky Business of Visualizing Data — What you see is what you get, right?  Not necessarily…your eyes might deceive you.  We’ll take a look at common graphics and how they lead you to particular interpretations.  You’ll have a chance to weigh in.  What do you see?

January 27, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

January 28, 4:00 pm – Soup and Chowder – A social gathering and chance to “warm” up on a cold winter’s day.  Soup, chowder and breads for all.  Contact the library if interested in helping make soup/bread.

Looking Ahead

February 3, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories and activities for the young at heart with a guest reader!

February 3, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!819fsyosibl-_sy445_

February 3, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “The BFG” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

February 4, 7:00 9:00 pm, Community Coffeehouse – Jonathan Kaplan and Carol Hausner will be the headliners for this month’s coffeehouse.

 

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This week at the library — January 15, 2017

January 17, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Florence Foster Jenkins” is the story of a patron of the 91fif5yzajl-_sy445_arts who dreams of being an opera singer and the husband who supported her dream – a difficult task as what Florence hears in her head is hilariously awful to her audiences.  Starring Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant.

January 19 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – Malgudi Days, by R.K. Narayan is this month’s book.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

January 20, 10 am – 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

January 23, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers— Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

January 24, 6:30 pm, Kingdom Clickers – Are you interested in photography and getting the most from your photos?  Kingdom Clickers is a local group of folks who gather to talk about just that.  Newcomers welcome!winterseries

January 26, 7:00 pm, Winter Series – Julie Lang, Save Your Pie for Dessert:  The Tricky Business of Visualizing Data — What you see is what you get, right?  Not necessarily…your eyes might deceive you.  We’ll take a look at common graphics and how they lead you to particular interpretations.  You’ll have a chance to weigh in.  What do you see?

January 27, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

January 28, 4:00 pm – Soup and Chowder – A social gathering and chance to “warm” up on a cold winter’s day.  Soup, chowder and breads for all.  Contact the library if interested in helping make soup/bread.

 
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This week at the library — January 8, 2017

January 9, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. winterseriesOr work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

January 12, 7pm, Winter Lecture Series — Geoffrey Fried, Design and the Science of Learning — How we can apply science of learning to teaching in Design and the Visual Arts, providing some examples of what it really takes to teach students to be “creative.”

January 13, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

January 14, 1:00pm, Herb Club — Join the members of Herb Club for a discussion about herbs and their uses.  No experience necessary.

Looking Ahead

January 17, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Florence Foster Jenkins” is the story of a patron of the arts91fif5yzajl-_sy445_ who dreams of being an opera singer and the husband who supported her dream – a difficult task as what Florence hears in her head is hilariously awful to her audiences.  Starring Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant.

January 19 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – Malgudi Days, by R.K. Narayan is this month’s book.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

January 20,  10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

January 23, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers— Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

January 24, 6:30 pm, Kingdom Clickers – Are you interested in photography and getting the most from your photos?  Kingdom Clickers is a local group of folks who gather to talk about just that.  Newcomers welcome!

January 26, 7:00 pm, Winter Series – Julie Lang, Save Your Pie for Dessert:  The Tricky Business of Visualizing Data — What you see is what you get, right?  Not necessarily…your eyes might deceive you.  We’ll take a look at common graphics and how they lead you to particular interpretations.  You’ll have a chance to weigh in.  What do you see?

 

 
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This week at the library — December 25, 2016

December 26, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

December 30, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 31, New Year’s Eve – CLOSED.

Looking Ahead

January 2, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public.

January 6, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and activities for the young at heart, with a guest reader!819fsyosibl-_sy445_

January 6, 6:00pm, Family Theater — “The BFG”  Experience the new Disney interpretation of Roald Dahl’s famous book.  Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJ’s optional.   All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG.

January 7, 7 – 9pm, Community Coffeehouse — Shake off the winter blues, sit back, relax and enjoy the music at our community coffeehouse.  Katherine Keenan, a budding folk guitarist, will kick off our 2015 season with folk songs from the 60’s to today.   An open mic for those who wish to share their music will be available at 8pm.  Coffee, tea, cider and snacks will be

January 9, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

January 12, 7pm, Winter Series — Talks by some of Peacham’s own professors!  Second and fourth Thursdays in January and February.

Of Interest

Would you like to support the library by adopting a book?  Consider adopting a book with the Holiday Adopt-A-Book program, with books available to adopt until the end of the year.

  •  Find a book on the list that you’d like to adopt.  All the books are on display at the library.
  •  Tell the Librarian.
  •  You pay for the book.
  •  The Librarian puts a label in the book (if you want).
  •  You get to check the book out first!

A FULL list of the books is available on the library’s website

Or support the library by using Amazon Smile!amazonsmile3

 

 
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This week at the library — December 18, 2016

Of Interest

Looking for last minute gifts?  Consider adopting a book with the Holiday Adopt-A-Book program.

  •  Find a book on the list that you’d like to adopt.  All the books are on display at the library.
  •  Tell the Librarian.
  •  You pay for the book.
  •  The Librarian puts a label in the book (if you want).
  •  You get to check the book out first!

A FULL list of the books is available on the library’s website

Prefer to shop online?  How about supporting the library by using Amazon Smile?

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This week’s events —

December 20 15, 1:15pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Arthur Christmas”   How does Santa 51-r4griv9l-_ac_us160_deliver all those presents but miss one child?  Santa’s son Arthur comes to the rescue.   Not your usual Tuesday Theatre, but sure to be fun! Rated PG.

December 23, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 24, Christmas Eve – CLOSED.

Looking Ahead

December 26, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

December 30, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 31, New Year’s Eve – CLOSED.

January 2, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public.

January 6, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and activities for the young at heart, with a guest reader!819fsyosibl-_sy445_

January 6, 6:00pm, Family Theater — “The BFG”  Experience the new Disney interpretation of Roald Dahl’s famous book.  Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJ’s optional.   All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG.

January 7, 7 – 9pm, Community Coffeehouse — Shake off the winter blues, sit back, relax and enjoy the music at our community coffeehouse.  Katherine Keenan, a budding folk guitarist, will kick off our 2015 season with folk songs from the 60’s to today.   An open mic for those who wish to share their music will be available at 8pm.  Coffee, tea, cider and snacks will be

January 9, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

 

 
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This week at the library — December 11, 2016

December 12, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

December 13, 7:00pm, Connectivity – A Special Joint Select Board and Planning Commission Meeting – Clay Purvis, the Connectivity Development Manager with the State of Vermont will discuss what resources and opportunities are available for expanding broadband and cell service throughout Peacham, and increasing speed and quality.  Pizza and cider will be provided.  Contact Selectboard Chair, Annette Lorraine, at 426-3111 or 262-6400 or rainlaw@sover.net or Melissa Stiebert peachamkohl@gmail.com for more details or to RSVP.

December 16, 10 am – 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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December 20 15, 1:15pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Arthur Christmas”   How does Santa deliver all those presents but miss one child?  Santa’s son Arthur comes to the rescue.   Not your usual Tuesday Theatre, but sure to be fun! Rated PG.

December 23, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 24, Christmas Eve – CLOSED.

December 26, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

December 30, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 31, New Year’s Eve – CLOSED.

Of Interest

Would you like to support the library by adopting a book?  Consider adopting a book with the Holiday Adopt-A-Book program.

  •  Find a book on the list that you’d like to adopt.  All the books are on display at the library.
  •  Tell the Librarian.
  •  You pay for the book.
  •  The Librarian puts a label in the book (if you want).
  •  You get to check the book out first!

A FULL list of the books is available on the library’s website

Prefer to shop online?  How about supporting the library by using Amazon Smile?

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This week at the library — November 27, 2016

November 28, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring polaryour knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

December 2, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and play for the young and young at heart.

December 2, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 2, 6:00pm, Family Movie – “Polar Express” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJ’s optional. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

December 3, 2 – 4 pm, High Holiday Tea — Sip a cup of teatea and visit with your neighbors. Sample our sweet and savory delights. Take a chance with the raffle.  All to support Friends of Peacham Library.

Looking Ahead

December 5, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public.

December 8, TBA, Hour of Code — Take a break from the holiday preparations to join us at the library for an hour of code.  Try your hand at writing code or learn to program a Lego robot!  There are many tutorials to try, each only an hour long.  To help you out, we’ll have people on hand with coding experience.  Can’t make it to the library, check out the “Hour of Code” website (https://hourofcode.com/us).

December 9, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 10, 10am – noon, Santa, Crafts and Latkes — A party for the whole family.  Start the morning with crafts, followed by a visit from the man in red, and end with a feast of latkes and applesauce.

December 10, 1:00 pm, Herb Club – Learn about the benefits of herbs in your life.  Herb Club is free and open to everyone. No experience necessary.

December 12, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

 
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