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This week at the library — July 5, 2015

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July 9, 7:00pm, Summer Series – Purposeful Travel – Julie Lang presentsJulie_sm “Going Solo.”  With the travel companions of fantasy, the Lonely Planet, and local guides, Julie often chooses to ‘go it alone.’  On a summer night in Peacham, we’ll travel together, spending a little time in places like Mongolia, Bhutan, Cambodia and Peru.

July 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!

July 11, 10:00am, Story Time –Stories and activities for the young at heart.

July 11, 1pm, Herb Club – Herb Club continues its study of seasonally appropriate herbs.  Herb Club is open to anyone, even if you have no experience with herbs.

Looking Ahead

July 13 – 17, 9:30am – 11:00am – Summer Reading Camp — All things heroes and more. Sign up required by July 10. Children 5 and under are welcome but must come with a parent.

July 13, 7:00pm – Library Annual Meeting with Robert VanVranken VanVranken Join us for our 205th Annual Meeting and the second of our Summer Series speakers. Robert will present “Thoughts on Travel,” as he contrasts a slow/meditative hike across Austria is with the hectic return home in a talk about human nature and various ways we move through space.

July 16, 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

July 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!

July 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Unbroken” presents the incredible story of Olympian and war hero Louis “Louie” Zamperini (played by Jack O’Connell), who, survived, along with two other crewmen, a WWII airplane crash, 47 days in a raft, and capture by the Japanese. A true story of the resilient power of the human spirit.

July 23, 7:00pm, Summer Series – Purposeful Travel – “Teaching Inspired by Traveling” with Bruce Maclean. Travelling to over 75 countries impacted Bruce’s teaching, changing not only what he taught, but how he taught.

 Of Interest

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