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Town Tribune Library Column -- August 15, 2019

posted Aug 12, 2019, 7:26 AM by NF Library

Adult Programs

   Friday Night Crafters, 6-8 pm.  No registration required.  Take some time for yourself and pop in to work on whatever project you have going.

   Library Board Meeting, Monday, Sept. 9, 7 pm.  All are welcome to attend.

   Librarians After Hours, Thursday, Sept. 12, 7-8 pm.  Biscotti’s is the location where your local librarians will be on tap for drinks, appetizers and a lively discussion of their monthly pick.  This month’s book is The Tour by Jean Grainger.  The first ten registrants will receive a free copy.  Appetizers and non-alcoholic drinks will be provided.  This program is provided by a grant from the Robert G. and Marguerite Derx Foundation.  Registration is open.  Spaces are limited.

   Bears and Birdfeeders, Friday, Sept. 13, 6:30-7:30 pm.  Join Philip Robbins of Wild Birds Unlimited for a look at the lives of one of largest animals in the state – the black bear. He will share some tips and tricks to help reduce the likelihood of bear visits in your yard.  There will also be a discussion of feeders and food options that birds often like and bears often don’t.   Register online beginning August 30.

   Tarot Cards, Weds., Sept. 18, 6-7 pm.  The class will introduce the basic suits, meanings, various layouts, and allow time to share and practice readings for each participant.  The instructor will give a short reading to students.  Registration online opens Sept. 4.

   Genealogy, Weds., Sept. 18, 6:45-7:30 pm.  Karen Keeler will be available to assist with your Ancestry search.  Registration online opens Sept. 4.

   Friends of the Library, Thursday, Sept. 19, 10 am.  Would you like to be a part of a volunteer group whose purpose is to help the library?  Come see what it’s all about the second Thursday of the month.

   Understanding the Difference Between IRA’s, Weds., Sept. 25, 6-7 pm.  Dona Zappulla from David Lerner Associates, Inc. will conduct a seminar on understanding the differences between a ROTH IRA and a traditional IRA.  Registration online opens Sept 11.

   Nutrition Trends, Friday, Sept. 27, 6:30-7:30 pm.  Proper nutrition plays an important role in staying healthy and achieving optimal weight and body composition.  You will get an overview of the latest nutritional trends in 2019. This will include microbiome and gut health, fasting and time-restricted eating, ketogenic and carnivore diets, proper protein and carbohydrate ratios, nutrigenomics and “personalized nutrition.”  Register online beginning Sept. 13.

Children’s Programs

   Wee Ones, Mondays in September, 10:30-11 am.  Stories, music and movement with Ms. Janet for children 12-23 months.  No storytime on Sept. 2nd.  Registration online opens Aug. 26.

   Tales for Two’s, Tuesdays in September, 10:30-11 am.  Stories, music and crafts with Ms. Janet for children 24-35 months.  Register online beginning August 20.

   More Stories Please, Wednesdays in September, 10:30-11 am.  Children ages three to five are invited to join Ms. JoAnn for stories and crafts.  There will be no storytime on Sept. 11th.  Register online beginning August 21.

   Music with Ms. Mel, Weds., Sept. 11, 10:30-11 am.  Children ages three to five are invited to join Ms. Mel for music and fun at the library!  Registration online opens Aug. 28.

   Drop-In Storytime/Stay and Play, Thursdays, 10:30 am.  No registration required.  Stories, music and movement for children of all ages with Ms. JoAnn.

   Drop-In Craft, Saturdays in September, 11 am to 4 pm.  Children of all ages are invited to stop in and enjoy a craft.

   Saturday Storytime, Sept. 14, 11-11:30 am.  Children of all ages are invited to join Ms. Hannan for stories and fun!  Register online beginning Aug. 31.