Words on Wednesday: "Blue Flower"

Words on Wednesday: "Blue Flower"

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Set in 18th century Germany, this historical fiction covers the early life of Novalis, a German Romantic poet and philosospher.  Friedrich von Hardenberg or "Fritz" (aka Novalis) seeks his father's permission to marry Sophie von Kuhn, who happens to be a plain and naive girl.  His family and friends are astounded to learn about Friedrich's attachment for Sophie.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
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Writers' Word Feast

Writers' Word Feast

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

A writers' group for fiction writers of all types and genres. Bring something yummy to share, your words, and words yet to be written. Each writer will get a chance to read their story, poem, or novel chapter and receive feedback from the group. Then we will WRITE! (We also eat since it's a feast!)

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Writers' Word Feast

Writers' Word Feast

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

A writers' group for fiction writers of all types and genres. Bring something yummy to share, your words, and words yet to be written. Each writer will get a chance to read their story, poem, or novel chapter and receive feedback from the group. Then we will WRITE! (We also eat since it's a feast!)

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Writers' Word Feast

Writers' Word Feast

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

A writers' group for fiction writers of all types and genres. Bring something yummy to share, your words, and words yet to be written. Each writer will get a chance to read their story, poem, or novel chapter and receive feedback from the group. Then we will WRITE! (We also eat since it's a feast!)

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Words on Wednesday: "Animal, Vegetable, Miracle"

Words on Wednesday: "Animal, Vegetable, Miracle"

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Part memoir, part journalistic investigation, "Animal, Vegetable, Miracle" is the tale of how award winning author Barbara Kingsolver and her family abandoned the industrial-food pipeline to live a rural life - vowing that, for one year, they'd only buy food raised in their own neighborhood, grow it themselves, or live to learn without it. 

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
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Words on Wednesday: "Circling The Sun"

Words on Wednesday: "Circling The Sun"

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

"Circling the Sun" by Paula McClain tells the compelling and exotic story of Beryl Markham, a British-born Kenyan aviator and horse trainer who forged her way through life and broke barriers. Abandoned by her mother and raised by her father on his Kenyan farm, Beryl's extraordinary life is marked by hardship, beauty, love, heartache, and hope. 

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Event Type: 
Keeping Healthy through the Holidays

Keeping Healthy through the Holidays

Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

The holidays can bring out a number of troubling issues, both emotional and physical. Dr. Michelle Levan will offer suggestions for getting through the holidays in one piece-- practical ideas to remedy common ailments such as indigestion and holiday stress.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
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Teen Volunteer Association

Teen Volunteer Association

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Help with a variety of projects, which will include working with library materials, crafting for library programs and displays, and completing service projects for local organizations. Have an idea for a project? Let us know!
Teen volunteers will meet on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5 pm, as often as their schedules allows. All teens (age 13-18) are welcome! Ask Rachael or Sharon for more information.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room

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