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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.

Of Interest

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 — 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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