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This month at the library — May 2018

May 2, 10:15 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  If you are new to Tai Chi, please come at 10:00 am for an introduction.

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!Ferdinand

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.

May 9, 10:15 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting.

May 11, 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 13, 3:00-5:30 pm, 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).  Don’t play an instrument?  Listeners are always welcome!

May 14, 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.showman

May 15, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre “The Greatest Showman”    Inspired by the story of P.T. Barnum and celebrating the birth of show business, the film follows the visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle.  Rated PG.

May 16, 10:15 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting.

May 17, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight Join us for a discussion of On Tyranny by Amor Towles.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

May 18, 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 23, 10:15 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  If you are new to Tai Chi, please come at 10:00 am for an introduction.

May 25, 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 28, CLOSED The library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day

May 30, 10:15 am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Continue your practice, building strength and balance in a quiet setting.

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This week at the library — December 24, 2017

December 25, Christmas – CLOSED.

December 27,  1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

December 29, 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

January 1, New Year’s Day – CLOSED.

January 3,  1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

January 5, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of running around.  Everyone is welcome.

January 5, 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!cars3

January 5, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Cars 3” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

January 6, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Community Coffeehouse – The Community Coffeehouse house returns for another season of locally sourced music.  The Marcotte Brothers will be the opening act.  Remember to start practicing for the open mike!

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

Gilmore Gallery

Now in the Gilmore Gallery — Richard Brown’s “Photographs of Tasha Tudor.”RichardWBrownposter112917sm

 
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This week at the library — December 17, 2017

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December 19, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn” – The classic holiday movie starring Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and featuring the award winning song “White Christmas.”

December 20,  1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

December 22, 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

December 25, Christmas – CLOSED.

December 27,  1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

December 29, 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!

January 1, New Year’s Day – CLOSED.

January 3,  1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

January 5, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of running around.  Everyone is welcome.

January 5, 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!cars3

January 5, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Cars 3” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

January 6, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Community Coffeehouse – The Community Coffeehouse house returns for another season of locally sourced music.  The Marcotte Brothers will be the opening act.  Remember to start practicing for the open mike!

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

Gilmore Gallery

Now in the Gilmore Gallery — Richard Brown’s “Photographs of Tasha Tudor.”RichardWBrownposter112917sm

Amazon Smile — Wrap-up your holiday shopping at smile.amazon.com/ch/03-6005999 and Amazon donates to Peacham Library.

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Holiday Adopt – A – Book

Would you like to support the library by adopting a book?  Consider adopting a book with the Holiday Adopt-A-Book program, with books available to adopt until the end of the year.

  •  Find a book on the list that you’d like to adopt.  All the books are on display at the library.
  •  Tell the Librarian.
  •  You pay for the book.
  •  The Librarian puts a label in the book (if you want).
  •  You get to check the book out first!

A FULL list of the books is available on the library’s website

 
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This week at the library — December 10, 2017

December 10, 3:00pm, George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker – A Lincoln Center at the Movies film of the New York City Ballet’s 2011 production.

December 11, 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 13, 1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

December 15, 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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December 19, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn” – The classic holiday movie starring Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and featuring the award winning song “White Christmas.”

December 20,  1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

December 22, 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 25, Christmas – CLOSED.

December 27,  1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

December 29, 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!

January 1, New Year’s Day – CLOSED.

January 3,  1:30pm – Tai Chi for Fall Prevention sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  Call 751-0431 to register.

January 5, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of running around.  Everyone is welcome.

January 5, 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!cars3

January 5, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Cars 3” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

January 6, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Community Coffeehouse – The Community Coffeehouse house returns for another season of locally sourced music.  Stay tuned for performers and start practicing for the open mike!

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

Gilmore Gallery

Now in the Gilmore Gallery — Richard Brown’s “Photographs of Tasha Tudor.”RichardWBrownposter112917sm

Amazon Smile — Wrap-up your holiday shopping at smile.amazon.com/ch/03-6005999 and Amazon donates to Peacham Library.

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Holiday Adopt – A – Book

Would you like to support the library by adopting a book?  Consider adopting a book with the Holiday Adopt-A-Book program, with books available to adopt until the end of the year.

  •  Find a book on the list that you’d like to adopt.  All the books are on display at the library.
  •  Tell the Librarian.
  •  You pay for the book.
  •  The Librarian puts a label in the book (if you want).
  •  You get to check the book out first!

A FULL list of the books is available on the library’s website

 
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This week at the library — October 1, 2017

October 2, 6:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

October 5 Fall Foliage Day

  • 9 am -4 pm – Book Sale
  • 6:30 pm – The annual showing of The Spitfire Grill, a movie filmed in Peacham

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

October 6, 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!

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

October 7, 8:30 am, Collaborator’s Meeting – The Collaborator’s is a group who meet every other month to discuss / help organizations in Peacham.  Please join us as we help each other and the community.

Looking Ahead

October 8, 2:00pm – 4:00pm – Fiber Fest – Celebrate National Spinning and Weaving week by learning a weaving technique – simple, hand-held methods of weaving will be available to try.

October 8, 4:00pm – 6:00pm – Artist’s Reception – Cecelia Kane will be on hand to talk about the art in her new show “A Year of Forgetting.”

October 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.

October 11, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Introduction to Yoga – Continuation of an introduction to basic yoga poses, breathing and meditation with instructor Kalanani Gallas.  There is a fee.

October 11, 7:00pm – Great Decisions –Worried about the state of the world? The prospect of nuclear weapons and materials falling into the wrong hands? 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. Our first topic will be Nuclear Security.

October 13, 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!

October 17  7:00pm – Travel Series – Locations and travels to be announced, or not, ahead of time.  Rest assured each evening will bring you to another place and time.

 
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This week at the library — May 28, 2017

May 29, Memorial Day, CLOSED.

May 31, 7:00pm,  – PrintBetty Keller, MD, will share a the film “The Healthcare Movie” describing the evolution of healthcare insurance in Canada and the US and then lead a discussion on what a single-payer healthcare system might mean for Vermont and the US.

June 1, 10:30am, Summer Reading Program Modern Times TheaterKickoff at Peacham Elemenatary School — Modern Times Theater will present “The Perils of Mr. Punch,” as a prelude to the library’s “Build a Better World” summer program.   Sponsored, in part, by the Vermont Department of Libraries.   All are welcome to attend.

June 2, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and crafts for the young and the young at heart

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

June 2, 6:00pm, Family Movie — Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Looking Ahead

June 4, 4:00 – 6:00pm, Artist’s Reception — Join Dean Bornstein for the opening of his Gilmore Gallery art show.Bornstein_Gallery_sm

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

June 9, 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!

Summer Programs:

Introduction to Yoga at the Library — Wednesdays, June 21 – July 5:30 – 6:30pm — Class fee of $60, with half to benefit the library.  Sign up at the library.

Build a Better World Art and Math — June 19 – 21, 9:30 – 11:00am —  Art with a mathematical bent.  Recommended for ages seven and older, or by permission.  Adults welcome!

Build a Better World “Camp” — July 10 – 14, 9:30 – 11:00am — Details to follow!

 

 
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This week at the library — April 23, 2017

April 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.

April 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!mic

April 28, 7:00 pm, Poetry Night – Rhymes, rhythms, limericks, sonnets and more.  This is your chance to share your favorite poetry with others.    It could be a slam, or maybe just a quiet performance, whichever you prefer.  So get your poetry hat on and join us!

April 29, 9:00 am – noon – Flea Market – SupporFlea Market 2017t Friends of Peacham Library at the annual Flea Market held at Peacham Congregational Church.  Quality used items as well as coffee and sweets will be sold.  Donations of quality items accepted until April 28.  Contact Martha Ide.

Looking Ahead

May 1, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

May 5, 9:15 am, Story TimeTrees, gardens and plants will be the theme at this month’s Kubostory time in honour of sprin.

May 5, 6:00 pm, Family Movie — “Kubo and the two stings” Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG.

May 8, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and PuzzlersBring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting.  Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.lolita

May 9, 1:15pm, Free Movie – “Lolita.” James Mason, Shelley Winters and Peter Sellers star in this 1962 adoptation of Vladimir Nabokov’s book of the same title.

May 10, 12:00 noon, Friends of Peacham LibraryJoin FOPL in their support of the library!

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Urban Geometry: The Lines and Forms of City Life, a new show by Nicholas Alex will be on display in the Gilmore Gallery during April and May.  Drop in during regular library hours to see these original collages.

 
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