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This week at the library — June 26, 2016

June 27 – July 1, 9:30 – 11:00am – Summer Reading – Ready, Set Read “Camp” – All things that require you to “get ready,” “set” and read / fly / experiment / play / make. At the town gym.

June 27, 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 1, 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 2, 10:00 am, Story Time – Stories and activities for the young at heart.

Looking Ahead

July 4, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm – Book Sale – The book room downstairs will be open for sales. The rest of the library will be closed.

July 4, noonish 3:00 pm –  Lyders Book Sale – In the Lyders’ Barn – Going out of business sale, with all proceeds benefiting Peacham Library

July 6, 7:00 pm, The Natural (and Unnatural) History of the Common Loon: champlain - release e hanson photo trim by phyl newbeckfrom territorial takeovers and sibling rivalry to mercury laziness and satellite tracking —  Eric Hanson, the Vermont Loon Conservation Project (VLCP) Biologist, will share his work with and on loons.

July 7, 6:30pm, Herb Club Taste a bit of tea and talk about St. Johnswort, an herb that has been used for centuries to treat depression, anxiety, and nerve pain/trauma such as burns. A mini herb walk will follow.

July 8, 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 11, 6:30 pm, Annual Meeting — The library’s 206th annual meeting!  You, our members, elect the board and the officers.  Stay for the grand opening at 7:00pm.

July 11, 7:00 pm, Grand Opening of the library’s Community Center — Join us for the Grand Opening of our newly renovated ground floor space – Peacham Library’s Community Center.  This project was supported by the Vermont Arts Council and the State of Vermont, Passumpsic Savings Bank, Larabee’s Building Supply, Valley Floors, Rusty Barber, Allen Thresher, Tim McKay and members or our community.  Thank you.

July 14, 7:00 pm, Summer Series – Slow Travel with Tim McKay –Skiing Hut to Hut” – Backcountry skiing in Quebec, Maine and Colorado.

July 15, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitablpassporte for all ages!

Of Interest

Passport to Vermont Libraries Program — Pick up a passport and start visiting libraries throughout Vermont.  More details can be found at https://www.facebook.com/vermontpassport.

 

 
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This week at the library — July 12, 2015

July 13 – 17, 9:30am – 11:00am – Summer Reading Camp — All things heroes and more. Sign up required by July 10. Children 5 and under are welcome but must come with a parent.

July 13, 7:00pm – Library Annual Meeting with Robert VanVranken VanVranken Join us for our 205th Annual Meeting and the second of our Summer Series speakers. Robert will present “Thoughts on Travel,” as he contrasts a slow/meditative hike across Austria is with the hectic return home in a talk about human nature and various ways we move through space.

July 16, 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

July 17, 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

July 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Unbroken” presents the incredible story of Olympian and war hero Louis “Louie” Zamperini (played by Jack O’Connell), who, survived, along with two other crewmen, a WWII airplane crash, 47 days in a raft, and capture by the Japanese. A true story of the resilient power of the human spirit.

July 23, 7:00pm, Summer Series – Purposeful Travel – “Teaching Inspired by Traveling” Bruce_smwith Bruce Maclean. Travelling to over 75 countries impacted Bruce’s teaching, changing not only what he taught, but how he taught.

July 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!

 
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This week at the library — July 5, 2015

July 9, 7:00pm, Summer Series – Purposeful Travel – Julie Lang presentsJulie_sm “Going Solo.”  With the travel companions of fantasy, the Lonely Planet, and local guides, Julie often chooses to ‘go it alone.’  On a summer night in Peacham, we’ll travel together, spending a little time in places like Mongolia, Bhutan, Cambodia and Peru.

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

July 11, 10:00am, Story Time –Stories and activities for the young at heart.

July 11, 1pm, Herb Club – Herb Club continues its study of seasonally appropriate herbs.  Herb Club is open to anyone, even if you have no experience with herbs.

Looking Ahead

July 13 – 17, 9:30am – 11:00am – Summer Reading Camp — All things heroes and more. Sign up required by July 10. Children 5 and under are welcome but must come with a parent.

July 13, 7:00pm – Library Annual Meeting with Robert VanVranken VanVranken Join us for our 205th Annual Meeting and the second of our Summer Series speakers. Robert will present “Thoughts on Travel,” as he contrasts a slow/meditative hike across Austria is with the hectic return home in a talk about human nature and various ways we move through space.

July 16, 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – The group will discuss Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

July 17, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour –  join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

July 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Unbroken” presents the incredible story of Olympian and war hero Louis “Louie” Zamperini (played by Jack O’Connell), who, survived, along with two other crewmen, a WWII airplane crash, 47 days in a raft, and capture by the Japanese. A true story of the resilient power of the human spirit.

July 23, 7:00pm, Summer Series – Purposeful Travel – “Teaching Inspired by Traveling” with Bruce Maclean. Travelling to over 75 countries impacted Bruce’s teaching, changing not only what he taught, but how he taught.

 Of Interest

Have you checked our Facebook page lately?  There are reading challenges, reminders of upcoming events, and occasional photos of past events.  There is no need to have a Facebook account, so take a look today!

 
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