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This Week at the Library – December 2

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

December 3, 1:30 pm, Aging Well in Peacham: Holiday Celebrarion – Enjoy an afternoon at the library, with food, fun and socializing with this monthly group.  

December 4, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

December 6, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

December 6, 6:00 pm, Family Movie: “Polar Express” – Enjoy some hot cocoa, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated G. Running time 100 minutes.

December  7, 8:30 am, Collaborator’s Meeting – The Collaborator’s is a group who meet every other month to discuss / help organizations in Peacham.  Please join us as we help each other and the community.

December 8, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, High Holiday Tea – Sip a cup of tea and visit with your neighbors. Sample our sweet and savory delights. Bid on a festive selection of donated items in the silent auction. Take a chance with the raffle.  All to support Friends of Peacham Library.

Coming Up

December 9, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation. We will also have the the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. 

December 9, 6:00 pm, Peacham Energy Committee – Check in and see what this town committee is working on. 

December 10, 6:30 pm, Peacham Community Housing – This group is a non-profit, charitable organization, supporting and enabling community projects that contribute to Peacham’s quality of living.

December 10, 7:00 pm, Peacham Fire District #1 – The regular monthly meeting is open to the public.

December 11, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

December 13, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

December 14, 10:00 am – 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 15, 3:00 pm, Fedco Catalog Order Gathering –  It’s never too soon to start thinking about spring and your garden. Take a break from holiday preparations and join us to talk gardens. Share your successes & favorite varieties. Help place a community order large enough to qualify for an up to 20% discount. Order deadline Jan. 4. New to Fedco? Come and find out more. Catalogs available at the library and Town Offices.Optional: Bring a snack to share.

December 15, 4:00 pm – 6 pm, Gallery Reception: Susan McClellan  –  Come and view the paintings and visit with the artists

 
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This Week at the Library – November 25

November 25, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

November 27, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

November 28, Thanksgiving -The library will be closed.

November 29, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

Coming Up

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

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

December 3, 1:30 pm, Aging Well in Peacham: Holiday Celebrarion – Enjoy an afternoon at the library, with food, fun and socializing with this monthly group.  

December 4, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

December 6, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

December, 6:00 pm, Family Movie: “Polar Express” – Enjoy some lemonade, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated G. Running time 100 minutes.

December 8, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Annual High Tea and Auction Fundraiser – The Friends of the Library invite you to sip a cup of tea and visit with your neighbor. Sample our sweet and savory delights. Silent auction and raffle of wonderful local foods, crafts and services. Live Music. Suggested donation of $10 to benefit the library

 
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This Week at the Library – November 18

November 19, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre: “Rocket Man” – Young Reginald Dwight changes his name and becomes one of the most iconic figures in pop history: Elton John. Rated R. Running Time 120 minutes. NEW!Encore showing at 6 PM.

November 20, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

November 21, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  “These Truths” by Jill LePore (This month – Part Three and Part Four).  The most ambitious one-volume American history in decades, this book offers a magisterial account of the origins and rise of a divided nation. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book. 

November 22, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

Coming Up

November 25, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

November 27, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

November 28, Thanksgiving -The library will be closed.

November 29, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

 
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Concert and Pot Luck Dinner

Kingdom Mountain Dulcimer Ensemble Concert

2:30 PM

Please join us for a delightful afternoon with beautiful music! Come out to hear an hour of traditional and multicultural music on the mountain dulcimer, including a brief history of this American folk instrument. This is a free event!

“Soup & Stories”

3:30 PM

A Community Pot Luck Dinner

We invite you to stay for a Community Pot Luck Dinner after the concert. Bring a dish to share and visit with the musicians and your neighbors. Sign up here for the Pot Luck (optional) https://www.mealtrain.com/potlucks/gw567l .

Stories and a craft for all kids attending will happen at approximately 4:30.

 
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This Week at the Library – November 11

November 11, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

November 12, 6:30 pm, Peacham Community Housing – This group is a non-profit, charitable organization, supporting and enabling community projects that contribute to Peacham’s quality of living.

November 12, 7:00 pm, Peacham Fire District #1 – The regular monthly meeting is open to the public.

November 13, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

November 15, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 17, 2:00 pm, Kingdom Mountain Dulcimer Ensemble Concert – Join us for a delightful Sunday afternoon with beautiful music! Please come out to hear an hour of traditional and multicultural music on the mountain dulcimer, including a brief history of this American folk instrument. This is a free event!

November 17, 3:30 pm, Soup and Stories – A potluck dinner following the concert that includes a story time for the kids. The library will provide the soup and you are welcome to bring along something to share. Sign up here https://mealtrain.com/gw567l. Sign up is optional.

Coming Up

November 19, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre: “Rocket Man” – Young Reginald Dwight changes his name and becomes one of the most iconic figures in pop history: Elton John. Rated R. Running Time 120 minutes. NEW!Encore showing at 6 PM.

November 20, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

November 21, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  “These Truths” by Jill LePore (This month – Part Three and Part Four).  The most ambitious one-volume American history in decades, this book offers a magisterial account of the origins and rise of a divided nation. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book. 

November 22, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

 
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This Week at the Library – November 4

November 4 – 9, International Game Week – Each day we will have different games on display with a short explaination of the rules. There’s more to modern board games than Scrabble and Monopoly!

November 4, 7:00 pm, Library Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public. 

November 5, 1:30 pm, Aging Well in Peacham: “Experiences I’ve Had” – Enjoy an afternoon at the library, with food, fun and socializing with this monthly group.  ALSO: Flu Shots will be available from 1:30 – 3:00 pm

November 6, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

November 8, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 9, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Game Day – Stop by to sit down and learn a new game or play an old favorite. Bring your own game(s) or play one of ours!

Coming Up

November 11, 6:00 pm, Peacham Energy Committee – Check in and see what this town committee is working on. 

November 11, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

November 12, 6:30 pm, Peacham Community Housing – This group is a non-profit, charitable organization, supporting and enabling community projects that contribute to Peacham’s quality of living.

November 12, 7:00 pm, Peacham Fire District #1 – The regular monthly meeting is open to the public.

November 13, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

November 15, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 17, 2:00 pm, Kingdom Mountain Dulcimer Ensemble Concert – Join us for a delightful Sunday afternoon with beautiful music! Please come out to hear an hour of traditional and multicultural music on the mountain dulcimer, including a brief history of this American folk instrument. This is a free event!

November 17, 3:30 pm, Soup and Stories – A potluck dinner following the concert that includes a story time for the kids. The library will provide the soup and you are welcome to bring along something to share. Sign up here https://mealtrain.com/gw567l. Sign up is optional.

 
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This Week at the Library – October 28

October 28, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

October 29, 6:30 pm, End of Life Options – Dr. Mary Ready, palliative care physician and Allison Wright-Roberts RN, Hospice Coordinator at Caledonia Home Health Care & Hospice will speak about end of life options and services available in this area. Whether you are caring for a loved one or planning for yourself, this program will help you make informed decisions.

October 30, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

October 31, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Trick or Treat – Stop by the library to show off your costume.

November 1, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 1, 6:00 pm, Family Movie: “Wonder Park” – Enjoy some lemonade, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG. Running time 86 minutes.

November 2, 11:00 am, Story Time – Join us for a program of stories, and a craft and running around.  

November 3, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Gallery Reception: Cecelia Kane: Thinking Like a Forest – Stop by and visit to the artist and experience her latest installation.

Coming Up –

November 4, 7:00 pm, Library Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public. 

November 5, 1:30 pm, Aging Well in Peacham: “Places We Have Been” – Enjoy an afternoon at the library, with food, fun and socializing with this monthly group.  ALSO: Flu Shots will be available from 1:00 – 3:00 pm

November 4 – 9, International Game Week – Each day we will have different games on display with a short explanation of the rules. There’s more to modern board games than Scrabble and Monopoly!

November 6, 10:00 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention -Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH. Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting. All levels.

November 8, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 9, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Game Day – Stop by to sit down and learn a new game or play an old favorite. Bring your own game(s) or play one of ours!

 
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