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This week at the library — May 21, 2017

May 22, 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.

May 26, 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!

May 27, 4:00pm, Cooking the Book — Join us for our second cookbook.  The cooks select one recipe from the confederacy of duncessame cookbook to make and share. This month the cookbook will be The Confederacy of Dunces Cookbook by Cynthia LeJeune Nobles. We will gather to share our cooking and thoughts about the recipes. Stop by the library to select a recipe.   You do not need to cook to participate, but please let the librarian know that you will be attending so that the cooks make enough!

Looking Ahead

May 29, Memorial Day, CLOSED.

May 31, 7:00pm, Single-Payer Health Care Discussion – Betty Keller, MD, will share a the film “The Healthcare Movie” describing the evolution of healthcare insurance in Canada and the US and then lead a discussion on what a single-payer healthcare system might mean for Vermont and the US.

June 1, 10:00am, Summer Reading Program Kickoff at PeachamModern Times Theater Elemenatary School — Modern Times Theater will present “The Perils of Mr. Punch,” as a prelude to the library’s “Build a Better World” summer program.  All are welcome to attend.

June 2, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and crafts for the young and the young at heart

June 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!

June 2, 6:00pm, Family Movie — Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

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This week at the library — April 30, 2017

May 1, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

May 5, 9:15 am, Story TimeTrees, gardens and plants will be the theme at this month’s Kubostory time in honour of sprin.

May 5, 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!

May 5, 6:00 pm, Family Movie — “Kubo and the two stings” Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG.

Looking Ahead

May 8, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and PuzzlersBring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting.  Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.lolita

May 9, 1:15pm, Free Movie – “Lolita.” James Mason, Shelley Winters and Peter Sellers star in this 1962 adoptation of Vladimir Nabokov’s book of the same title.

May 10, 12:00 noon, Friends of Peacham LibraryJoin FOPL in their support of the library!

May 12, 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!

May 27, 4:00pm, Cooking the Book — Join us for our seconconfederacy of duncesd cookbook.  The cooks select one recipe from the same cookbook to make and share. This month the cookbook will be The Confederacy of Dunces Cookbook by Cynthia LeJeune Nobles. We will gather to share our cooking and thoughts about the recipes. Stop by the library to select a recipe.   You do not need to cook to participate, but please let the librarian know that you will be attending so that the cooks make enough!

Wild Flowers at the Library

Beginning in May, there will be an ongoing and constantly changing wildflower table in the library.  The table will display wildflowers in bloom in the Peacham area.  The exhibit will draw upon the knowledge of Joan Churchill, longtime Peacham resident and wildflower enthusiast, for identification and historical comment.  For more information, or if you are interested in helping with this project, please contact the library, Kalanani Gallas or Ken Kraus.

 
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This week at the library — April 23, 2017

April 24, 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.

April 28, 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!mic

April 28, 7:00 pm, Poetry Night – Rhymes, rhythms, limericks, sonnets and more.  This is your chance to share your favorite poetry with others.    It could be a slam, or maybe just a quiet performance, whichever you prefer.  So get your poetry hat on and join us!

April 29, 9:00 am – noon – Flea Market – SupporFlea Market 2017t Friends of Peacham Library at the annual Flea Market held at Peacham Congregational Church.  Quality used items as well as coffee and sweets will be sold.  Donations of quality items accepted until April 28.  Contact Martha Ide.

Looking Ahead

May 1, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

May 5, 9:15 am, Story TimeTrees, gardens and plants will be the theme at this month’s Kubostory time in honour of sprin.

May 5, 6:00 pm, Family Movie — “Kubo and the two stings” Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG.

May 8, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and PuzzlersBring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting.  Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.lolita

May 9, 1:15pm, Free Movie – “Lolita.” James Mason, Shelley Winters and Peter Sellers star in this 1962 adoptation of Vladimir Nabokov’s book of the same title.

May 10, 12:00 noon, Friends of Peacham LibraryJoin FOPL in their support of the library!

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Urban Geometry: The Lines and Forms of City Life, a new show by Nicholas Alex will be on display in the Gilmore Gallery during April and May.  Drop in during regular library hours to see these original collages.

 
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Eiffel Tower Build

Five kids, three adults, 15 hours of building.  We will continue to build on Friday, April 21, at 10am.

 
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This week at the library — April 16, 2017

April 18, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Queen of Katwe” – QueenChess, the game of Kings, is not one you’d expect to see in the shanty towns of Uganda and yet, it is from here that a coach provides a rag-tag group of children the opportunity to learn chess and receive a meal.  Out of his group comes a young woman who masters the game. Rated PG.

41Q0o3rNKJLApril 19, 9:00am, Build the Eiffel Tower – You’ve seen part of it at the library, now it’s your turn to help rebuild it from the ground up.  Open to all, but children must be accompanied by an adult.

April 20, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov is this month’s book.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

April 21, 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

April 24, 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.

April 28, 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!

April 28, 7:00 pm, Poetry Night – Rhymes, rhythms, limericks, sonnets and more.  This is your chance to share your favorite poetry with others.    It could be a slam, or maybe just a quiet performance, whichever you prefer.  So get your poetry hat on and join us!

April 29, 9:00 am – noon – Flea Market – Support Friends of Peacham Library at the annual Flea Market held at Peacham Congregational Church.  Quality used items as well as coffee and sweets will be sold.  Donations of quality items accepted until April 28.  Contact Martha Ide.

FLEA MARKET

It’s flea market time again! We’re seeking good quality flea market items for the Friends of Peacham Library to sell at Peacham’s Annual Flea Market (9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 29, downstairs in the Peacham Congregational Church). No clothing or books, please.

Items may be dropped off at the Church after 10 a.m. on Friday, April 28, or call Martha Ide at 592-3995 or Becky Lafferty at 592-3531. Thanks for your generosity, and please remember to come!

 
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This week at the library — April 9, 2017

April 10, 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.

April 12, 12 noon,  Friends of Peacham Library – Join FOPL in their support of the library!

April 13, 1:00pm, DCF Books Available – Drop in to pick a couple of the DCF books before vacation!

April 14, 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

April 18, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Queen of Katwe” – Chess, the game Queenof Kings, is not one you’d expect to see in the shanty towns of Uganda and yet, it is from here that a coach provides a rag-tag group of children the opportunity to learn chess and receive a meal.  Out of his group comes a young woman who masters the game. Rated PG.

April 19, 9:00am, Build the Eiffel Tower – You’ve seen part of it at the library, now it’s your turn to help rebuild it from the ground up.  Open to all, but children must be accompanied by an adult.

April 20, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov is this month’s book.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

April 21, 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!

April 24, 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.

April 28, 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!

April 28, 7:00 pm, Poetry Night – Rhymes, rhythms, limericks, sonnets and more.  This is your chance to share your favorite poetry with others.    It could be a slam, or maybe just a quiet performance, whichever you prefer.  So get your poetry hat on and join us!

April 29, 9:00 am – noon – Flea Market – Support Friends of Peacham Library at the annual Flea Market held at Peacham Congregational Church.  Quality used items as well as coffee and sweets will be sold.  Donations of quality items accepted until April 28.  Contact Martha Ide.

Gilmore Gallery

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Urban Geometry: The Lines and Forms of City Life, a new show by Nicholas Alex will be on display in the Gilmore Gallery during April and May.  Drop in during regular library hours to see these original collages.

Are you interested in showing your work at the gallery?  Contact Craig Harrison to talk about potential opportunities.

 
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This week at the library — April 2, 2017

April 3, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

April 7, 9:15 am, Story Time – An egg based story time.  Eggy stories followed by egg dying.  Everyone is welcome to join in the fun.

April 7, 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!index

April 7, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “SING” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rated PG.

April 8, 1:00 pm Herb Club – Join the members of Herb Club for a discussion about herbs and their uses.  No experience necessary.

Looking Ahead

April 10, 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.

April 12, 5:00 pm, Friends of Peacham Library – Join FOPL in their support of the library!

April 13, 1:00pm, DCF Books Available – Drop in to pick a couple of the DCF books before vacation!

April 14, 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!

April 19, 9:00am, Build the Eiffel Tower – You’ve seen part of it at the library, now it’s your turn to help rebuild it from the ground up.  Open to all, but children must be accompanied by an adult.

Gilmore Gallery

NIckAlexPoster032717B_LR

Urban Geometry: The Lines and Forms of City Life, a new show by Nicholas Alex will

be on display in the Gilmore Gallery during April and May.  Drop in during regular library hours to see these original collages.

Are you interested in showing your work at the gallery?  Contact Craig Harrison to talk about potential opportunities.

 
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