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April 7, 2014

'Awesome Author' at GPL

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“Family Book Bingo” is set from 5 to 6 p.m. April 14. Every “Bingo” win will yield a new or gently used paperback book. From 5 to 6 p.m. April 16, the public is invited to attend Family Story Time with “Miss Julie.” On April 17, the public is invited to learn how to download free music from the library’s website.

Between 4 and 6 p.m. April 18, Heidi Warstler will show library patrons how to use OverDrive, a service library staffers offer so patrons can download eBooks to their devices for free.

Also, all week there will be a “Book in a Jar” contest upstairs and down at the library. Patrons are invited to take a look at the glass jar on the circulation desk and see if they can guess the title of the book by the shredded pages inside. The names of people with correct guesses will be entered into a drawing for a prize at the end of the week.

On April 15, the library will close at 3:30 p.m. for staff training.

Clubs to meet

Scrapbooking Club will meet in the meeting room today at 6:30. Knitting Club will meet upstairs Thursday at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

Lapsit

This week is the first week of Spring Lapsit. The session with “Miss Heidi” will take place downstairs in the meeting room at 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Lapsit is a program for children up to 3 years old and their caregivers. Through songs, finger plays, motion and stories, Lapsit is designed to encourage word association as well as verbal and mobility development. The theme for this spring session is “Piggies!”

Sign-up is available in the Children’s Department, but walk-ins are also welcome.

Story Time

Poetry will be featured during Story Time this week. Poems by Jack Prelutsky, Dr. Seuss, Shel Silverstein and others will be featured. Attendees will also decorate spring leaves and combine them to make a “Story Time poet tree.” Snacks will be provided.

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Three Goshen elementary schools — Chandler, Chamberlain and West Goshen — are providing free meals to all students during the school year as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Community Eligibility Provision of the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010. Nearly 80 percent of students at Chandler, 89 percent of students at Chamberlain and 78 percent of students at West Goshen already qualify for free or reduced-price lunches based on their family income. How do you feel about the new lunch program?

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