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January 21, 2013

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Crafty Bandits

The Crafty Bandits group meets Jan. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium.

This month, students in sixth through 12th grades will make beads using old magazines. No sign-up is required. Supplies will be provided.

Tax assistance

Volunteers will be on hand again this year to prepare taxes for low-income and senior citizens. Appointments are available on Friday mornings and early afternoons beginning Feb. 1 and running through March 28. Call the library’s circulation desk at 533-9531 to schedule an appointment.  

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Financial consultant

Library staffers are planning on having an Edward Jones financial consultant answer questions from the public around the fiscal cliff and debt ceiling. They’re seeking input as to what would be a good time. Call 848-7458 and ask for Daryl.

Pie contest

A pie contest fundraiser presented by the Friends of the Library is scheduled for Jan. 28. Judging will take place at noon, and entries are due between 10 and 11:45 a.m., along with a $2 registration fee per entered pie.  

Categories will be fruit/nut or cream.  All pies will be sold after the judging at $2 per slice or $10 for a whole pie. The Friends group also appreciates any pies donated just for the sale. Register at the library.

Preschool storytime  

Children are invited to join Miss Desi on a “trek to the Arctic” to meet the polar bear. Children will read stories, sing songs and make a craft.

Registration is not required.  Sessions take place today at 10:30 a.m. or Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.

Calling All Crafters

The next Calling All Crafters circle will be at 6 p.m. on Tuesday. Call 848-7458 for more information.

‘Valentines for Vets’

For two weeks starting Wednesday, the public is invited to the library to make a “Valentine for a Vet.” Materials will be provided.

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Last weekend (July 12) the Goshen Parks Department held its Kid’s Try-athlon to promote childhood fitness and this week (July 18) the new bicycle trail is open to the fairgrounds in Goshen, offering residents a healthy way to get to the annual agriculture exposition. Have you joined the local fitness movement?

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