Monday, August 17, 2015
This Week @ Your Library...
Join the Summer Reading Fun
This is the final week of Escape the Ordinary, summer reading fun for people age 16-116. Be sure to turn in your remaining book and activity raffle tickets by close on Friday!
Adults: Superhero and Their Part-time Jobs, all week
Identify the superhero and the part-time job he/she holds. Earn 1 raffle ticket.
Adults: Register Your Superhero Identity, all week
Use our Superhero name generator, discover your superpower and determine your look. Earn 1 raffle ticket per donation site.
Adults: Be a Community Superhero, all week
Continue to drop of a donation at the library for the Litchfield Food Pantry or the Bedford Animal Rescue League, now through August 21st. Find out what to donate: Litchfield Food Pantry Wish List Bedford Animal Rescue League Wish List. You may also drop off school supplies for Litchfield children in need. Earn 1 raffle ticket per donation site.
Adult "Shelfies," all week
Take a photo of yourself in front of your bookshelf at home, or use one of ours, then drop off a copy or email it to us. Earn 1 raffle ticket.
Adult Mini Book Reviews, all week
Fill out the provided mini review, emphasis on "mini," form and drop it off at the Circulation Desk, then check out what others have written. Earn 1 raffle ticket.
Drop-in Knitting Group from 10:00AM-Noon
If your hobby is knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, or any other kind of stitching, bring you project to the library and stitch with our group! Perfect for all skill levels. In Stitches meets the 1st, 3rd and 5th Tuesdays of each month.
Fantasy/Sci-Fi Role Playing Game Group 2 from 4:00-8:00PM
This multi-age group meets every other week. For more information, call Kerri at 424-4044.
Activity Pass of the Month: SEE Science Center, Manchester
Feel the forces created by a gyroscope. Use mechanical advantage to lift yourself up. Look through a periscope, Send a whisper across the room! Touch and try exhibits on light, electricity, forces, momentum, sound & much more!
This pass admits 2 adults and 2 children free. Additional tickets may be purchased for $8 per person. Children under age 3 are always free. SEE Science Center is open Monday - Friday from 10:00AM - 4:00PM and Saturday - Sunday from 10:00AM - 5:00PM. This activity pass is provided by the Friends of Aaron Cutler Memorial Library.
Check Out What Our Book Groups are Reading!
All Booked Up: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
History Buffs: The Nazi Officer's Wife by Edith Hahn Beer
Book of the Month: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Book Bunch: The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett
Page Turners: Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos
Readers of the Round Table: These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner
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