February Storytime Themes

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Jan 302018
 

Here are our storytime themes for February.

February 5 & 6: Penguin Pals

February 12 & 13: Be My Valentine

February 20: A Day for Dogs

February 26 & 27: Tooth-rific

NOTE: There will be no storytime programs on February 19 due to Presidents Day.

Mondays at 10:30 AM: Preschool Storytime  (ages 3-5)

Tuesdays at 6:30 PM: Family Storytime  (all ages)

We also offer Books & Babies every Wednesday and Friday at 10:30 AM for our youngest patrons (0-24 months)

February Book Club Selections

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Jan 262018
 

Mystery Book Group

Saturday, February 3 at 10:30 AM – Plum Lovin’ by Janet Evanovich- Conference Room

Summary from Goodreads: “Mysterious men have a way of showing up in Stephanie Plum’s apartment. When the shadowy Diesel appears, he has a task for Stephanie–and he’s not taking no for an answer. Annie Hart is a ‘relationship expert’ who is wanted for armed robbery and assault with a deadly weapon. Stephanie needs to find her, fast. Diesel knows where she is. So they make a deal: He’ll help her get Annie if Stephanie plays matchmaker to several of Annie’s most difficult clients. But someone wants to find Annie even more than Diesel and Stephanie. Someone with a nasty temper. And someone with ‘unmentionable’ skills. Does Diesel know more than he’s saying about Annie Hart? Does Diesel have secrets he’s keeping from Stephanie and the two men in her life–Ranger and Morelli? With Stephanie Plum in over her head, things are sure to get a little dicey and a little explosive, Jersey style!”

Community Book Group

Monday, February 12 at 11:15 AM – Looking for Alaska by John Green – YMCA Community Center

Summary from Goodreads:”Before. Miles ‘Pudge’ Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave ‘the Great Perhaps’ even more (Francois Rabelais, poet). He heads off to the sometimes crazy and anything-but-boring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down the hall is Alaska Young. The gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, self-destructive, screwed up, and utterly fascinating Alaska Young. She is an event unto herself. She pulls Pudge into her world, launches him into the Great Perhaps, and steals his heart. Then. . . .
After. Nothing is ever the same.”

 

Paranormal Book Group

Saturday, February 24 at 10:30 AM – The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon – Reading Room

Summary from Goodreads: “West Hall, Vermont, has always been a town of strange disappearances and old legends. The most mysterious is that of Sara Harrison Shea, who, in 1908, was found dead in the field behind her house just months after the tragic death of her daughter.

Now, in present day, nineteen-year-old Ruthie lives in Sara’s farmhouse with her mother, Alice, and her younger sister. Alice has always insisted that they live off the grid, a decision that has weighty consequences when Ruthie wakes up one morning to find that Alice has vanished. In her search for clues, she is startled to find a copy of Sara Harrison Shea’s diary hidden beneath the floorboards of her mother’s bedroom. As Ruthie gets sucked into the historical mystery, she discovers that she’s not the only person looking for someone that they’ve lost. But she may be the only one who can stop history from repeating itself.”

January Movie

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Jan 192018
 

World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ Billy Riggs compete in a heated tennis match in Battle of the Sexes.

Friday, January 26 at 1:00 pm

Saturday, January 27 at 10:00 am & 1:00 pm

Conference Room (Downstairs)

Rated PG-13