August 5 – 9, 9:30 – 11am, Pinhole Cameras – Learn the art of pinhole camera photography by making your own camera. CLASS IS FULL.
August 5, 7pm, Board Meeting — Peacham Library Board of Directors meeting
August 7, 7:00pm, Acoustic Music Night – A time to jam or sit back and listen. Bring your instrument to join in the jam, bring your feet to tap along if you’re sitting back!
August 8, 7:15pm, Readers’ Delight – Discussing Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy.
August 9, 9am, Preschool Story Time – Stories and a craft for the young and young at heart.
August 9, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour – Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!
August 12, 9:00am, Kids’ French Club – French fun, stories, games, music and food—for everyone!
August 12, 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.
August 13, 1:15pm, Tuesday Theatre – In conjunction with Peacham Historical Association’s Annual Meeting (August 14 at Peacham Congregational Church) presentation by Beverly Palmer titled “Thaddeus Stevens: History versus Hollywood,” Peacham Library will have an encore presentation of the recent movie about our sixteenth President, Abraham Lincoln, in which Thaddeus Stevens is a major player.
August 16, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour – join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!
August 17, 11am – 7pm, Friends of Peacham Library Ice Cream at PAMFest – Drop by the tennis courts during PAMFest to buy ice cream (and toppings!) from Friends of Peacham Library. Your purchase supports book purchases and programs at the library.
In a show entitled “Family,” slated to run from August through September, the Gilmore Gallery will present a collection of black and white portraits by Peacham-based journalist and photographer Sean Markey. Shot in a simple documentary-style, the images capture quiet, intimate moments from a decade of family celebrations of love, birth, and death. An Artist’s Reception will be held September 22nd from 4 to 6pm.