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This week at the library — July 16

July 18, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “La La Land” – Ryan Gosling and lalalandEmma Stone star in this musical that won 6 Academy Awards (but not Best Picture).  Rated PG-13.

July 18, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – The Sellout by Paul Beatty is this month’s book.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

July 19, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – Continuation of a six week introduction to basic yoga poses, breathing and meditation with instructor Kalanani Gallas.

July 20, 7:00 pm, Summer Series – 200 Years of Education in Peacham One Room Wonders: The Common Elementary Schools of Peacham This year’s Summer Series will focus on 200 years of education in Peacham, from 1776 to 1976. Each evening will begin with a short historical overview followed by alumnai/ae memories and discussions. All alums of Peacham schools are invited and encouraged to attend!

July 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

July 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.

July 26, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – Continuation of a six week introduction to basic yoga poses, breathing and meditation with instructor Kalanani Gallas.

July 27, 7:00 pm, Summer Series – 200 Years of Education in Peacham History of the Caledonia County Grammar School (Peacham Academy) – All alums of Peacham schools are invited and encouraged to attend!

July 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!

August 3, 7:00 pm, Summer Series – 200 Years of Education in Peacham The Peacham School, Inc.: Its Origin and Its Programs – All alums of Peacham schools are invited and encouraged to attend!

August 4, 9:15 am, Story Time –  Stories and fun for all ages!

August 4, 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!

August 4, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – Movie to be announced! – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rated PG.

August 6, 1:00 pm, Print Making Workshop – Join artists Lisa Murphy and Alma Grand to create beautiful one-of-a-kind prints! Make your own masterpiece using block ink, rollers and printing plates. Supplies will be provided. This workshop is easy and fun, and is perfect for both the beginning artist as well as the advanced expert.  Suggested for teens and adults, with signup required.

August 6, 4:00 – 5:00 pm, Artist’s Reception – Join Lisa Murphy and Alma Grand for the opening of their show of prints in the Gilmore Gallery.

 

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This week at the library — July 9, 2017

July 10 – 14, 9:30 – 11:00 am, Build a Better World “Camp” AllAgesCoverPhotoActivities include stories, science, art, and games.  Each day has a different theme – buildings, nature, inventions, and of course t-shirts! (Signup required by July 5; children 5 and under must come with a parent)

July 10, 6:30 pm, 207th Annual Meeting with guest speaker Stergios Lazos – Back to the Future:  Lessons learned from the One Room School House – As a prelude to this year’s Summer Series, Stergios Lazos, the Upper School Director at Lyndon Institute, will discuss how teaching methods (project based learning, proficiency, etc) used in the past are just as relevant in today’s schools.

July 12, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – Continuation of a six week introduction to basic yoga poses, breathing and meditation with instructor Kalanani Gallas.

July 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

July 18, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “La La Land” – Ryan Gosling and lalalandEmma Stone star in this musical that won 6 Academy Awards (but not Best Picture).  Rated PG-13.

July 19, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – Continuation of a six week introduction to basic yoga poses, breathing and meditation with instructor Kalanani Gallas.

July 19, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – The Sellout by Paul Beatty is this month’s book.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

July 20, 7:00 pm, Summer Series – 200 Years of Education in Peacham One Room Wonders: The Common Elementary Schools of Peacham This year’s Summer Series will focus on 200 years of education in Peacham, from 1776 to 1976. Each evening will begin with a short historical overview followed by alumnai/ae memories and discussions. All alums of Peacham schools are invited and encouraged to attend!

July 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!

July 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.

July 26, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – Continuation of a six week introduction to basic yoga poses, breathing and meditation with instructor Kalanani Gallas.

July 27, 7:00 pm, Summer Series – 200 Years of Education in Peacham History of the Caledonia County Grammar School (Peacham Academy) – All alums of Peacham schools are invited and encouraged to attend!

July 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!

 

 
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This week at the library — July 2, 2017

July 4, Library Closed (except for the book sale from 10 am – 3 pm)

July 4, 4:00 pm, Reading Douglass — Join WAR AND CONFLICT BOOK ERA:  CIVIL WAR/BACKGROUND: SLAVERY & ABOLITIONISMPeacham Library and Peacham Historical Association as we read, as a community, Frederick Douglass’ fiery historic speech “The Meaning of the Fourth of July for a Negro”.  Copies of the speech will be available for this participatory event at the Civil War Monument.

July 5, 12, 19, 26, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – Continuation of a six week introduction to basic yoga poses, breathing and meditation with instructor Kalanani Gallas.

July 7, 9:15 am, Story Time – An animal themed story time.  Everyone is welcome to join in the fun.

July 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!

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

 

Looking Ahead

July 10 – 14, 9:30 – 11:00 am, Build a Better World “Camp” AllAgesCoverPhotoActivities include stories, science, art, and games.  Each day has a different theme – buildings, nature, inventions, and of course t-shirts! (Signup required by July 5; children 5 and under must come with a parent)

July 10, 6:30 pm, 207th Annual Meeting with guest speaker Stergios Lazos – Back to the Future:  Lessons learned from the One Room School House – As a prelude to this year’s Summer Series, Stergios Lazos, the Upper School Director at Lyndon Institute, will discuss how teaching methods (project based learning, proficiency, etc) used in the past are just as relevant in today’s schools.

July 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!

July 18, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “La La Land” – Ryan Gosling and lalalandEmma Stone star in this musical that won 6 Academy Awards (but not Best Picture).  Rated PG-13.

July 19, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – The Sellout by Paul Beatty is this month’s book.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

July 20, 7:00 pm, Summer Series – 200 Years of Education in Peacham One Room Wonders: The Common Elementary Schools of Peacham This year’s Summer Series will focus on 200 years of education in Peacham, from 1776 to 1976. Each evening will begin with a short historical overview followed by alumnai/ae memories and discussions. All alums of Peacham schools are invited and encouraged to attend!

July 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!

 

 
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This week at the library — June 11, 2017

June 12, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and PuzzlKnitters_Puzzlersers — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

June 15, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman is this month’s book.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

June 16, 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!AllAgesIG

Looking Ahead

June 19, 20 and 21, 9:30 – 11:00 am – Build A Better World with Art and Math – Create art with a mathematical bent.  Suitable for ages 7 and older, or by permission.  Adults are welcome, too!91F7GjfzZDL._SY445_

June 20, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Hidden Figures” – Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe portray three African-American women working as “computers” for NASA in the early days of the space race. The movie was nominated for three Oscars.  Rated PG.

June 20, 4:30 pm, Friends of Peacham Library – Join FOPL in their support of the library!Yoga

June 21, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – A six week introduction to basic yoga poses, breathing and meditation with instructor Kalanani Gallas.  There is a charge of $60 for six weeks, with half the proceeds benefitting Peacham Library.  Sign up today as space is limited.

June 23, 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 26, 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.

June 27, 7:00 pm, This Year Under the Golden Dome: Senator Jane Kitchel and Representative Kitty Toll Report on the 2017 Legislative Session – Learn about this year’s legislative session from our local state representative and senator.  Sponsored by the Peacham Democratic Caucus.

June 28, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – Second class.  See June 21 for details.

Summer Programs:

Build A Better World “Camp” — July 10 – 14 from 9:30 – 11:00 am, Activities include stories, science, art, and games.  Each day has a different theme – buildings, nature, inventions, and of course t-shirts!  (signup required by July 5; children 5 and under must come with a parent)

Build A Better Robot — August 8 – 10 from 9:30 – 11:00 am,  Build and program a robot.(signup required by August 4; suitable for those 9 and up, including adults!)

Summer Reading Logs —  Everyone is welcome to pickup a reading log starting June 2nd!

Passport to Vermont Libraries — Pickup a Passport to Vermont Libraries and then visit libraries throughout the state to collect stamps in your passport and maybe a prize or two.

Museum and Park Passes — Checkout passes for free or reduced admission to VT State Parks and Historical Sites, ECHO Museum, American Precision Museum or
the Vermont Historical Museum.

 
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This week at the library — September 2, 2012

September 3 — Library closed for Labor Day.

September 3, 6pmFriends of Peacham Library meeting

September 3, 7pmPeacham Library Board of Trustees meeting.

September 6, 5pm — Introduction to Yoga session six; class is filled.

September 6, 7pm — Peacham Film Festival – Rescheduled from August 30.  The series concludes with a Jay Craven (Kingdom County Productions) directed adaptation of Howard Frank Mosher’s book, Disappearances. Kris Kristofferson stars in this movie.  Rated PG-13.

September 7, 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

September 7, 10am – noon, Coffee Hour

September 29, 10am – noon start, Biking For Books, the best 10, 28 or 53 miles you’ll ever ride in support of Peacham Library.  Rain date September 30.

 
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This week at the library — August 26, 2012

August 30, 5pm–Introduction to Yoga session five; class is filled.

August 30, 7pm, Peacham Film Festival – Rescheduled from August 23.  Peacham becomes Gilead, Maine in this film, starring Ellen Burstyn, about a small town down on its luck.  The film was produced by Warner Brothers and is rated PG-13. There will be one more film next Thursday at 7pm.

August 30, 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

September 3, Library closed for Labor Day.

September 3, 6pm, Friends of Peacham Library meeting

September 3, 7pm, Peacham Library Board of Trustees meeting.

September 6, 5pm, Introduction to Yoga session six; class is filled.

September 6, 7pm, Peacham Film Festival – Rescheduled from August 30.  Kris Kristofferson stars in this Jay Craven (Kingdom County Productions) directed adaptation of Howard Frank Mosher’s book, Disappearances. Rated PG-13.

September 7, 10am – noon, Coffee Hour

Of Interest

Mark your calendars and start building up your stamina for the Biking For Books ride on September 29th.  There will be a great 10 mile route for newbies, a longer 28 mile ride for the more experienced and a possible 50 miler for the truly adventurous.

We’ve had a slew of new donations for the book sale.  Drop by whenever we are open to pick up some great deals on new and gently used books for all ages.

 
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This week at the library — August 19, 2012

August 21, 1:15pm Tuesday Theatre presents an action packed movie about a tourist, starring Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie.  Rated PG-13.

August 21, 7pm — Game Night!  Enjoy an evening of games in the naturally air conditioned comfort of the library.  Bring your own or play one of the library’s.

August 23, 5pm–Introduction to Yoga session three; class is filled.

August 23, 7pm, Peacham Film Festival – Rescheduled from August 16. Michael Fox, Rip Torn and Tantoo Cardinal star in this PG-13 rated adaptation of Howard Frank Mosher’s book Where the Rivers Flow North, produced by Kingdom County Productions. There will be two more films on Thursdays at 7pm.

August 24, 9am, Preschool Story Time, a time for stories, a craft and occasionally a song for children and their parents.

August 24, 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

August 30, 5pm, Introduction to Yoga session three; class is filled.

August 30, 7pm, Peacham Film Festival – Rescheduled from August 23. Peacham becomes Gilead, Maine
in this film, starring Ellen Burstyn, about a small town down on its luck.  The film was produced by Warner Brothers and is rated PG-13.. There will be one more film on Thursdays at 7pm.

August 30, 10am – noon, Coffee Hour

September 3, Library closed for Labor Day.

 
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