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This week at the library — April 22, 2018

April 23, 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 while you chat.

April 25, 10:30am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Join us for regular Tai Chi practice, for both beginners and more advanced practitioners.   Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

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April 27, 10am – 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, 9am – noon, FOPL Flea Market – Support Friends of Peacham Library – drop by the Flea Market at the Congregational Church and pick up some bargains and sweets.  Donations of quality used items are welcome.  Contact Becky Lafferty at 592-3531 or Joanna Bodenweber at 563-2656 for pick up assistance.

Looking Ahead

May 4, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of running around.  Everyone is welcome.

May 4, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

May 4, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Ferdinand” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rated PG.

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

 

 

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This week at the library — April 1, 2018

April 2, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting Meetings are open to the public.

April 4, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

April 6, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of running around.  Everyone is welcome.

April 6, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!wonder

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

Looking Ahead

April 8, 3:00 – 5:30pm – Friendly Folk Music Jam OpenMusic1 to acoustic instrument players of any skill level interested in a relaxed, collegial atmosphere to share folk or old-time music. Come share your talent and a simple song (3 or 4 chords).

April 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 while you chat.

April 11, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  goodbye

April 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!

April 17, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Goodbye Christopher Robin” – The story behind the Winnie the Pooh books – the relationship between AA Milne, the author, and CR Milne, the son who the stories are about. Rated PG.

April 18, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

April 19, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

April 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!

April 21, 11am, Kick Your Sugar Cravings Goodbye – sugarHealth Coach, Robyn Morrison, will help you understand your sugar cravings, why you have them, what they mean and what to do about them.

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It’s SPRING CLEANING time again!  We’re gearing up for our Annual Flea Market to benefit the Friends of Peacham Library on Saturday, April 28, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Peacham Congregational Church.  We’re seeking donations of good, clean, items such as furniture, lamps, electronics in working order, linens, glass and wooden ware, toys, artwork, household items, sporting goods, and jewelry.  No clothing or books, please.  This is a great way to help with your spring cleaning and assist Peacham Library at the same time.

Items may be dropped off at the Church between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Friday, April 27, or call Becky Lafferty at 592-3531 or Joanna Bodenweber at 563-2656 for pick up assistance.  Thanks for your generosity, and please join us at the Flea Market!

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This week at the library — March 4, 2018

March 5, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting Meetings are open to the public.

March 6, TOWN MEETING The library will open after the TaiChiconclusion of Town Meeting.

March 7, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

March 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!

Looking Ahead

March 11, 3:00 – 5:30pm – Friendly Folk Music Jam Open to acoustic instrument players of any skill level interested in a relaxed, collegial atmosphere to share folk or old-time music. Come share your talent and a simple song (3 or 4 chords).

March 12, 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.

March 14, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

March 15, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen.  The April book will be RMurderules of Civility by Amor Towles. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of either book.

March 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!

March 20, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Murder on the Orient Express” – Kenneth Branagh, Penelope Cruz, Johnny Depp and Judi Dench star in this 2017 movie version of the Agatha Christie novel. Rated PG-13.

March 21, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

March 23,  10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

 

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Museum Pass — Peacham Library has a new museum pass — Fairbanks Museum! Not only can you visit all the beautiful displays (including the bug art), but you can also see a great show in the Planetarium.

Shopping online at Amazon?

Please support the library with Amazon Smile.  From March 12 – 31 Amazon will donate 1.5% of your first eligible purchase to Peacham Library!  Just log on to your Amazon account at https://smile.amazon.com/ch/03-6005999 .  If you already use Amazon Smile to support Peacham Library, or you continue to use Amazon Smile after your first purchase, 0.5% of your purchase will be donated to the library at no cost to you.  Thank you!
 
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This “week” at the library – March 1, 2018

March 2, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of runningpooh around.  Everyone is welcome.

March 2,  10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

March 2, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Winnie The Pooh” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rated G.

March 3, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Community 5thBusiness2Coffeehouse – Fifth Business returns with pub songs, fiddle tunes, and musical musings on the vagaries of life. At 8pm we’ll open the mike for all who wish to try their hand at performing.  There is a suggested donation.

 

Looking Ahead

March 5, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting Meetings are open to the public.

March 6, TOWN MEETING The library will open after the TaiChiconclusion of Town Meeting.

March 7, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

March 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!

March 11, 3:00 – 5:30pm – Friendly Folk Music Jam Open to acoustic instrument players of any skill level interested in a relaxed, collegial atmosphere to share folk or old-time music. Come share your talent and a simple song (3 or 4 chords).

March 12, 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.

March 14, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

March 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!

March 15, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen.  The April book will be RMurderules of Civility by Amor Towles. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of either book.

March 20, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Murder on the Orient Express” – Kenneth Branagh, Penelope Cruz, Johnny Depp and Judi Dench star in this 2017 movie version of the Agatha Christie novel. Rated PG-13.

Of InterestFairbanks2_sm

Museum Pass — Peacham Library has a new museum pass — Fairbanks Museum! Not only can you visit all the beautiful displays (including the bug art), but you can also see a great show in the Planetarium.

Shopping online at Amazon?

Please support the library with Amazon Smile.  From March 12 – 31 Amazon will donate 1.5% of your first eligible purchase to Peacham Library!  Just log on to your Amazon account at https://smile.amazon.com/ch/03-6005999 .  If you already use Amazon Smile to support Peacham Library, or you continue to use Amazon Smile after your first purchase, 0.5% of your purchase will be donated to the library at no cost to you.  Thank you!
 
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This week at the library — 1 February 2018

February 2, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of runnindespicableg around.  Everyone is welcome.

February 2, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Despicable Me 3” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rated PG.

February 3, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Community Coffeehouse – Off The Cuff will kick off the evening.  This new group blends diverse muOffTheCuffsical interests into a vocal-oriented ensemble performing contemporary folk, acoustic blues, and all things Americana. At 8pm we’ll open the mike for all who wish to try their hand at performing.  Mark your calendars –March 3 Fifth Business returns to the Coffeehouse.

February 4, 3:00 – 5:30pm — Friendly Folk Music Jam Open to acoustic instrument players of any skill level interested in a relaxed, collegial atmosphere to share folk or old-time music. Come share your talent and a simple song (3 or 4 chords). Depending on participants’ feedback, we may try to jam regularly the 2nd Sunday afternoon of each month.

Looking Ahead

February 5, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

February 12, 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.

February 15, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  poetry by C.P. Cavafy as mentioned in last month’s book Justine by Durrell.  Contact the library if you would like to obtain a copy.frozen

February 16, 6:45pm – Winter Carnival Family Movie – “Frozen” – What better way to start the carnival than with a wintery movie?  Free popcorn!

February 17, 11:00am until gone – Winter Carnival Chili, Cornbread and Hot Chocolate – We’ll be selling hot food / drinks at the Peacham Congregational Church with proceeds to benefit Peacham Library.

February 20, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Victoria and Abdul” – Queen victoriaVictoria (Judi Dench) strikes up an unlike friendship with an Indian clerk.  Rated PG-13.

February 21, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

 
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This week at the library — 7 January 2018

January 8, 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.

January 8, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

January 10, 1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

January 12 10am – 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

January 16, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Murder on the Orient Express” – The classic movie starring Albert Finney and Lauren Bacall.  Rated PG.

January 17, 1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

January 18, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of Lawrence Durrell’s Justine.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy.

January 19 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

January 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.

January 26 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Coming in February:

February 2, 9:15 am, Story Time

February 2, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Despicable Me 3”

February 3, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Community Coffeehouse – Off the Cuff  will be the headliners.

February 20, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Victoria and Abdul”

 
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This week at the library — November 26, 2017

November 27, 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.

December 1, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and play for the young and young at heone-sheetart.

December 1, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 1, 6:00pm, Family Movie – The Polar Express– Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJ’s optional. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

December 3, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, High Holiday Tea — Sip a cup of tea and tea2017visit with your neighbors. Sample our sweet and savory delights. Take a chance with the raffle.  All to support Friends of Peacham Library.

Looking Ahead

December 4, Holiday Adopt-A-Books on display — Drop by to look at the books and maybe adopt a book in support of the library.  A complete list is available here.

December 4, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

December 6, 7:00pm – Great Decisions –Saudia Arabia in saudiTransition.  Peacham Library will host Great Decisions in Foreign Policy, a discussion program focusing on the most critical global issues facing America today. Each topic is presented in a half-hour documentary, and then thrown open for a moderated hour-long discussion.

December 7, 3:00 – 5:00, Hour of Code — Take a break from the robot_smholiday preparations to join us at the library for an hour of code.  Try your hand at writing code or learn to program a Lego robot!  There are many tutorials to try, each only an hour long.  To help you out, we’ll have people on hand with coding experience.  Can’t make it to the library, check out the “Hour of Code” website (https://hourofcode.com/us).

December 8, 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!

December 9, 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.

 
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