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This week at the library — November 8, 2015

09 Nov

November 9, noon, Friends of Peacham Library –Friends plan great events in support of the library.

November 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.

November 10, 7:00pm, Asperger’s Support Group – A new support group for parents and /or guardians of children, teens, or young adults with Asperger’s syndrome or high functioning autism.

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

November 14, 1:00pm, Herb Club — Join the members of Herb Club for a discussion about herbs and their uses.This month the group will discus elder – all of its parts, including the berry, flower, bark and leaf.  Samples elderberry tea will also be available.

Looking Ahead

November 17, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton star as an elderly couple living “five flights up” in Brooklyn and thinking that perhaps they should cash in on their valuable asset – a sought after apartment. Offers fly, discussions follow, and the happily married couple discover a new lease on life. Rated PG-13.

November 19, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald. The January book will be The Martian by Andy Weir. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of either book.

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

November 21, International Game Day – Families 4 – 6pm, Pizza for all 6 – 7pm, Adults 7 – 9pm – Drop by the library to play your favorite games or try a new one. We’ll have old favorites as well as new games from USAopoly, Steve Jackson Games and Paizo. Bring a dish and your favorite games to share.

Mark your calendar 

December 5, 2 – 4pm,  High Holiday Tea — Sip a cup of tea and visit with your neighbors. Sample our sweet and savory delights. Take a chance with the raffle.  All to support Friends of Peacham Library.

December 12, 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.

Of Interest

Holiday Adopt a Book is just around the corner.  Do you have a book you think the library should add to the collection?  Would you like to adopt it?  Talk to the librarian today and solve all your holiday shopping!

Did you know that you can now support Peacham Library by using Amazon Smile?  Just log onto your regular Amazon account through Amazon Smile and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to Peacham Library (as long as the library is your chosen charity).  Your items cost the same as through the regular Amazon webpage and it benefits the library, so why not give it a try today?  There is a handy link right on our home page to help you out.

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