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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 — 21 January 2018

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!Storytime 3_0

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 victoriathe headliners.

February 4, 3:00 – 5:30pm, Music Jam — Details to follow.

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

 
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This week at the library — February 2, 2014

February 3, 7pm, Board Meeting — open to the public

February 4, 4pm, Café Group

February 4, 7pm, How Children Succeed – Join us for a discussion on How Children Succeed.  While the starting point will be Paul Tough’s book How Children Succeed, the discussion will revolve around how we as a community envision success and what it takes for our children to succeed.  This program is sponsored by Peacham Library and Peacham Elementary School.  Request a copy of the book from the library.

February 5, 6:30pm, Peacham School Board’s School Costs Committee

February 5, 7pm, Acoustic Music Night –  CANCELLED this month.

February 7, 9am — Preschool Story Time – Story Time will be the 1st and 4th Fridays this month.  There will stories, crafts and a bit of romping for children of all ages.

February 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!

February 8, 1 -3pm, Herb Club – This is a chance for those drawn to the use of both medicinal and culinary herbs to get together and have some herb nerd fun. No experience with herbs is necessary and everyone is welcome. February’s topics –How to Make a Good Cup of Tea and Herb Garden Planning

Looking Ahead

February 10, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.

February 11, 4pm, Café Group

February 11, 7pm, Peacham Fire District #1 Annual Meeting

February 13, 4 – 7pm, Health Connect Signup — Need Help Signing up for health insurance through Vermont Health Connect?  Confused about the enrollment process? Having trouble using the website? Local Certified Navigator Ellen Gershun will be at the library to assist people with enrolling in Vermont Health Connect. To ensure privacy, assistance will be by appointment only. Call the library to signup before February 11.

February 14, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

February 16, 2-5pm, Winterfest 2014 — Library fundraiser with chili and cider, sledding, snow sculpture contest and bonfire.  Join us at the Peacham Fire House for some winter warming activities and support our local library!

February 18, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre –Daniel Craig is back as James Bond 007 in this 2012 Oscar winning (Music, Sound Editing) PG-13 movie.  Things aren’t falling from the sky, but they might as well be as Bond’s loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her.  M16 is under attack and 007 must destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

February 20, 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss A Confederacy of Dunces by John Toole.  The March book will be Gilead by Marilynne Robinson. Contact the library if you need a copy of either book.

Of Interest

New frog pictures are available — Peacham’s Second and Third Weaving Adventures, Jing in Brazil, and Wai Visits New Zealand (check this one often, as he is there for a while and is sending photos back regularly.

 
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This week at the library — January 26, 2014

January 27, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.

January 31, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

February 1, 7pm, Community Coffeehouse – The Community Coffeehouse welcomes back Fifth Business.  5thBusinessKate, and Steve Davie, Heather Alger, Nick Anzalone, and Stuart Corso place a strong emphasis on rousing vocals. Their songs and tunes range from traditional a cappella singing to more complex arrangements with instrumentation by guitar, fiddle, and button accordion. They draw from musical roots set in English, and Celtic tradition, as well as some of Steve’s more contemporary compositions. Comedy, whimsy and fun paired with a heartfelt connection to the history, temperament and soulful roots of traditional English and Celtic song make for a purely British Pub Night right here in Peacham, VT.  An open mike for those who wish to share their music will be available at 8pm.  Coffee, tea, cider and snacks will be provided.  There is a suggested donation of $5 per person to support library programs.

Looking Ahead

February 3, 7pm, Board Meeting — open to the public

February 4, 7pm, How Children Succeed – Join us for a discussion on How Children Succeed.  While the starting point will be Paul Tough’s book How Children Succeed, the discussion will revolve around how we as a community envision success and what it takes for our children to succeed.  This program is sponsored by Peacham Library and Peacham Elementary School.  Request a copy of the book from the library.

February 5, 7pm, Acoustic Music Night —  CANCELLED this month.

February 7, 9am — Preschool Story Time — Story Time will be the 1st and 4th Fridays.  There will stories, crafts and a bit of romping for children of all ages.

February 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!

February 8, 1 -3pm, Herb Club — This is a chance for those drawn to the use of both medicinal and culinary herbs to get together and have some herb nerd fun. No experience with herbs is necessary and everyone is welcome. February’s topics –How to Make a Good Cup of Tea and Herb Garden Planning

 
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This week at the library — December 1, 2013

December 4, 7pm, Acoustic Music Night.  Bring your instrument(s) and join the jam session, or drop in just to listen and tap your toes to the lively music.

December 5, 7pm, Estate and Planned Giving – Dirk Elston and Daniel Kimbell, Financial Consultants with Passumpsic Financial Advisors will present the ins and outs of estate planning and planned giving.

December 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!

December 7, 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.

Looking Ahead

December 9, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.

December 9, 7:00pm, Peacham Library Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public.

December 13, 9:00 am, Preschool Story Time – stories and crafts for the young and their caregivers.

December 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!

December 14, 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.

Holiday Events

UPDATE!  Holiday Adopt a Books are now on display!  Looking for a unique present for that someone special?  Adopt a book at the library? Here’s how it works: Select a book from those available or suggest a book to the librarian.  After you pay the library for the book we’ll put a special adoption label in and check the book out to your special someone.  When the person has read the book, return it for others to enjoy – both the book and your generosity.  Books may be adopted for people, pets, entities, the library, almost anyone.  You can, if you desire, remain anonymous.

 
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This week at the library — November 24, 2013

November 25, 5:15pm, Friends of Peacham Library — Planning for the High Holiday Tea.  Interested in helping?  Drop by to help out!

November 25, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.

November 28, Thanksgiving – The library will be closed.

November 22, 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

December 4, 7pm, Acoustic Music Night.  Bring your instrument(s) and join the jam session, or drop in just to listen and tap your toes to the lively music.

December 5, 7pm, Estate and Planned Giving – Dirk Elston, Financial Consultant with Passumpsic Financial Advisors will present the ins and outs of estate planning and planned giving.HighTea2013

December 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!

December 7, 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.

Holiday Events

December 14, 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.

Holiday Adopt a Books are here!  Looking for a unique present for that someone special?  Adopt a book at the library? Here’s how it works: Select a book from those available or suggest a book to the librarian.  After you pay the library for the book we’ll put a special adoption label in and check the book out to your special someone.  When the person has read the book, return it for others to enjoy – both the book and your generosity.  Books may be adopted for people, pets, entities, the library, almost anyone.  You can, if you desire, remain anonymous.  The books are on display in the glass cabinet at the library.

 
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This week at the library — November 17, 2013

November 19, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – Make a “joyful noise” and sing out with Dolly Parton, Queen Latifah and Jeremy Jordan in this spirited movie about the Joyful Noise Competition and a choir from a small town in Georgia.

November 21, 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss Tara Conklin’s The House Girl.  The January book will be NW by Zadie Smith. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of either book.

November 22, 9am, Preschool Story Time – Stories and a craft for the young and young at heart

November 22, 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

November 25, 5:15pm, Friends of Peacham Library — Planning for the High Holiday Tea.  New and old members are always welcome!

November 25, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.

November 28, Thanksgiving — The library will be closed.

November 29, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Holiday EventsHighTea2013

December 7, 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 14, 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.

Friends of Peacham Library have new Gilmore notecards for sale!  Help support the Friends and the library by buying some for yourself, your friends and your family!

 
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