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This week at the library –March 18, 2018

March 20, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Murder on the Orient Express”Murder – 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!

Looking Ahead

March 26, 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.TaiChi

March 28, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

March 30,  10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Coming in April:

April 6, 9:15 am, Story Time

April 6, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Wonder”

April 24, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Goodbye Christopher Robin”

Of Interest

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 11, 2018

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).TaiChi

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 – Cancelled due to snow.

March 15, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen.  The April book will be Rules 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!

Looking Ahead

March 20, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Murder on the Orient Express”Murder – 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!

March 26, 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 28, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

March 30,  10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Of Interest

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 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 — November 19, 2017

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November 19, 2:00 pm, Friends of Peacham Library — Join the Friends as they plan events in support of the library.

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November 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Eagle Huntress” – Follow Aisholpan, a 13-year-old nomadic Mongolian girl, as she becomes the first female eagle huntress in this stunning documentary filmed in Mongolia.  Nominated for 19 awards with 8 wins at film festivals around the world.

November 23, Thanksgiving – CLOSED.

November 24, 10:00 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

November 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.

December 1, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and play for the young and young at heart.

December 1, 10:00 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 1, 6:00pm, Family Movie – TBA – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJ’s optional. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

December 3, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, 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 6, TBA, Hour of Code — Take a break from the holiday preparations to join us at the library for an hour of code.  Try your hand at writing code or learn to program a Lego robot!  There are many tutorials to try, each only an hour long.  To help you out, we’ll have people on hand with coding experience.  Can’t make it to the library, check out the “Hour of Code” website (https://hourofcode.com/us).

December 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!

December 9, 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.

 
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This week at the library — March 12, 2017

March 13, 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, 1:15, Aging Well in Peacham – RESCHEDULED to March 21 — Fall Prevention presentation by Peacham Fire Department.  Supported in part by the VT Dept of Health.

March 15, 5:30 pm, Friends of Peacham Library – Join FOPL in their support of the library!

March 16, 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi.  In April the book will be Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of either book.

March 17, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. mmaSuitable for all ages!

March 18, 4:00pm, Cooking the Book — Announcing a NEW book group.  Everyone will select one (yup, just one) recipe from the same cookbook (yup, just one cookbook) to make and share. Our first cookbook will be Mma Ramotswe’s Cookbook by Stuart Brown. We will gather on Saturday, March 18 at 4pm to share our cooking and thoughts about the recipes. Stop by the library to select a recipe.   Don’t want to cook?  Talk to the librarian about how you can join the discussion.

Looking Ahead

March 21, 1:15, Aging Well in Peacham – Fall Prevention presentation by Peacham Fire Department.  Supported in part by the VT Dept of Health.

March 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – RESCHEDULED to March 28 — “Fences” (four Oscar nominations) – During the 1950’s, an African-American father struggles to raise his family while dealing with the times. Viola Davis won an Oscar and Denzel Washington was nominated for one.  Rated PG-13.

March 24, 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!

March 26, 4:00 – 6:00pm, Artist’s Reception – Joanna Bodenweber will be on hand for you to talk to her about her Posters.

March 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.

March 28, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Fences” (four Oscar nominations) – During the 1950’s, an African-American father struggles to raise his family while dealing with the times. Viola Davis won an Oscar and Denzel Washington was nominated for one.  Rated PG-13.

March 31, 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!

April 7, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories and activities for the young at heart!

April 7, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Sing” Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.   

 
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This week at the library — February 20, 2017

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February 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “In the Heart of the Sea” –  the story upon which Melville based Moby Dick.

 

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February 23, 7:00 pm, Winter Series – Joe Alper, The Hard Problem Of Consciousness – The “hard problem” of consciousness involves the explanation of what it is like to have experiences of things like colors and pains.  Can science and psychology explain these phenomena or will a new theory be
needed, one which will have implications for understanding both human minds and computer artificial intelligence?

February 24, 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

February 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.

February 28, 6:30 pm, Kingdom Clickers – Are you interested in photography and getting the most from your photos?  Kingdom Clickers is a local group of folks who gather to talk about just that.  Newcomers welcome!

March 3, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories and activities for the young at heart!

March 3, 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!petesdragon

March 3, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Pete’s Dragon” Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG.

March 4, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Community Coffeehouse – Fifth Business returns to kickoff the evening and then at 8pm we open the mic to anyone interested in performing.

February 6, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting – Meetings are open to the public.

 
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This week at the library — February 12, 2017

February 13, 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 16, 7:00pm, Readers’ Delight – The Tower at Stony Wood by Patricia McKillip.  Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

February 17, 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!

February 18, 11:00am until gone – Winter Carnival Chili, Cornbread and Hot Chocolate – We’ll be selling hoheartofseat food / drinks at the Peacham Congregational Church with proceeds to benefit Peacham Library.

Looking Ahead

February 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “In the Heart of the Sea” –  the story upon which Melville based Moby Dick.

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February 23, 7:00 pm, Winter Series – Joe Alper, The Hard Problem Of Consciousness – The “hard problem” of consciousness involves the explanation of what it is like to have experiences of things like colors and pains.  Can science and psychology explain these phenomena or will a new theory be
needed, one which will have implications for understanding both human minds and computer artificial intelligence?

February 3, 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!

February 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.

February 28, 6:30 pm, Kingdom Clickers – Are you interested in photography and getting the most from your photos?  Kingdom Clickers is a local group of folks who gather to talk about just that.  Newcomers welcome!

March 3, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories and activities for the young at heart!

March 3, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Pete’s Dragon” Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Rated PG.

March 4, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Community Coffeehouse – Fifth Business returns to kickoff the evening and then at 8pm we open the mic to anyone interested in performing.

 

 

 
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