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This Week at the Library – November 18

November 19, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre: “Rocket Man” – Young Reginald Dwight changes his name and becomes one of the most iconic figures in pop history: Elton John. Rated R. Running Time 120 minutes. NEW!Encore showing at 6 PM.

November 20, 10:00 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. All levels.

November 21, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  “These Truths” by Jill LePore (This month – Part Three and Part Four).  The most ambitious one-volume American history in decades, this book offers a magisterial account of the origins and rise of a divided nation. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book. 

November 22, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

Coming Up

November 25, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

November 27, 10:00 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. All levels.

November 28, Thanksgiving -The library will be closed.

November 29, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

 
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Posted by on 18 November 2019 in News

 

Concert and Pot Luck Dinner

Kingdom Mountain Dulcimer Ensemble Concert

2:30 PM

Please join us for a delightful afternoon with beautiful music! Come out to hear an hour of traditional and multicultural music on the mountain dulcimer, including a brief history of this American folk instrument. This is a free event!

“Soup & Stories”

3:30 PM

A Community Pot Luck Dinner

We invite you to stay for a Community Pot Luck Dinner after the concert. Bring a dish to share and visit with the musicians and your neighbors. Sign up here for the Pot Luck (optional) https://www.mealtrain.com/potlucks/gw567l .

Stories and a craft for all kids attending will happen at approximately 4:30.

 
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Posted by on 13 November 2019 in News

 

This Week at the Library – November 11

November 11, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

November 12, 6:30 pm, Peacham Community Housing – This group is a non-profit, charitable organization, supporting and enabling community projects that contribute to Peacham’s quality of living.

November 12, 7:00 pm, Peacham Fire District #1 – The regular monthly meeting is open to the public.

November 13, 10:00 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. All levels.

November 15, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 17, 2:00 pm, Kingdom Mountain Dulcimer Ensemble Concert – Join us for a delightful Sunday afternoon with beautiful music! Please come out to hear an hour of traditional and multicultural music on the mountain dulcimer, including a brief history of this American folk instrument. This is a free event!

November 17, 3:30 pm, Soup and Stories – A potluck dinner following the concert that includes a story time for the kids. The library will provide the soup and you are welcome to bring along something to share. Sign up here https://mealtrain.com/gw567l. Sign up is optional.

Coming Up

November 19, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre: “Rocket Man” – Young Reginald Dwight changes his name and becomes one of the most iconic figures in pop history: Elton John. Rated R. Running Time 120 minutes. NEW!Encore showing at 6 PM.

November 20, 10:00 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. All levels.

November 21, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  “These Truths” by Jill LePore (This month – Part Three and Part Four).  The most ambitious one-volume American history in decades, this book offers a magisterial account of the origins and rise of a divided nation. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book. 

November 22, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

 
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This Week at the Library – November 4

November 4 – 9, International Game Week – Each day we will have different games on display with a short explaination of the rules. There’s more to modern board games than Scrabble and Monopoly!

November 4, 7:00 pm, Library Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public. 

November 5, 1:30 pm, Aging Well in Peacham: “Experiences I’ve Had” – Enjoy an afternoon at the library, with food, fun and socializing with this monthly group.  ALSO: Flu Shots will be available from 1:30 – 3:00 pm

November 6, 10:00 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. All levels.

November 8, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 9, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Game Day – Stop by to sit down and learn a new game or play an old favorite. Bring your own game(s) or play one of ours!

Coming Up

November 11, 6:00 pm, Peacham Energy Committee – Check in and see what this town committee is working on. 

November 11, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

November 12, 6:30 pm, Peacham Community Housing – This group is a non-profit, charitable organization, supporting and enabling community projects that contribute to Peacham’s quality of living.

November 12, 7:00 pm, Peacham Fire District #1 – The regular monthly meeting is open to the public.

November 13, 10:00 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. All levels.

November 15, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 17, 2:00 pm, Kingdom Mountain Dulcimer Ensemble Concert – Join us for a delightful Sunday afternoon with beautiful music! Please come out to hear an hour of traditional and multicultural music on the mountain dulcimer, including a brief history of this American folk instrument. This is a free event!

November 17, 3:30 pm, Soup and Stories – A potluck dinner following the concert that includes a story time for the kids. The library will provide the soup and you are welcome to bring along something to share. Sign up here https://mealtrain.com/gw567l. Sign up is optional.

 
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This Week at the Library – October 28

October 28, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

October 29, 6:30 pm, End of Life Options – Dr. Mary Ready, palliative care physician and Allison Wright-Roberts RN, Hospice Coordinator at Caledonia Home Health Care & Hospice will speak about end of life options and services available in this area. Whether you are caring for a loved one or planning for yourself, this program will help you make informed decisions.

October 30, 10:00 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. All levels.

October 31, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Trick or Treat – Stop by the library to show off your costume.

November 1, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 1, 6:00 pm, Family Movie: “Wonder Park” – Enjoy some lemonade, popcorn, and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG. Running time 86 minutes.

November 2, 11:00 am, Story Time – Join us for a program of stories, and a craft and running around.  

November 3, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Gallery Reception: Cecelia Kane: Thinking Like a Forest – Stop by and visit to the artist and experience her latest installation.

Coming Up –

November 4, 7:00 pm, Library Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public. 

November 5, 1:30 pm, Aging Well in Peacham: “Places We Have Been” – Enjoy an afternoon at the library, with food, fun and socializing with this monthly group.  ALSO: Flu Shots will be available from 1:00 – 3:00 pm

November 4 – 9, International Game Week – Each day we will have different games on display with a short explanation of the rules. There’s more to modern board games than Scrabble and Monopoly!

November 6, 10:00 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. All levels.

November 8, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

November 9, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Game Day – Stop by to sit down and learn a new game or play an old favorite. Bring your own game(s) or play one of ours!

 
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This Week at the Library-October 21

October 22, 2:00 pm, Friends of Peacham Library -Come and help support the library. The funds raised by this group cover the costs of new materials and programs at the library. Come and help them prepare for their Annual Holiday Tea.

October 23, 10:00 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. All levels.

October 25, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

October 28, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

October 29, 6:30 pm, End of Life Options – Dr. Mary Ready, palliative care physician and Allison Wright-Roberts RN, Hospice Coordinator at Caledonia Home Health Care & Hospice will speak about end of life options and services available in this area. Whether you are caring for a loved one or planning for yourself, this program will help you make informed decisions.

October 30, 10:00 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. All levels.

October 31, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Trick or Treat – Stop by the library to show off your costume.

November 1, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

 
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This Week at the Library – October 14

October 14, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers and Scrabblers – NEW this month, we will break out the Scrabble™ board for any interested wordsmiths. Bring your knitting or other handwork, work on the current jigsaw puzzle while enjoying lively company and conversation.

October 15, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre: “On the Basis of Sex” – Inspired by the powerful true story of the young Ruth Bader Ginsburg Rated PG-13. Running Time 120 minutes. NEW!Encore showing at 6 PM.

October 16, 10:00 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. All levels.

October 17, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  “These Truths” by Jill LePore (This month – Part One and Part Two).  The most ambitious one-volume American history in decades, this book offers a magisterial account of the origins and rise of a divided nation. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book. 

October 18, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

October 20, 4:30 pm, Soup and Stories – A potluck dinner that includes a story time for the kids. The library will provide the soup and you are welcome to bring along something to share. Sign up here https://www.mealtrain.com/potlucks/y2y5gy. Sign up is optional.

Coming Up

October 22, 2:00 pm, Friends of Peacham Library -Come and help support the library. The funds raised by this group cover the costs of new materials and programs at the library. Come and help them prepare for their Annual Holiday Tea.

October 23, 10:00 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. All levels.

October 25, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – A chance to drink a cup of coffee or tea, enjoy a sweet or two, and chat with your friends and neighbors.

 
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Posted by on 14 October 2019 in News