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Syracuse Adult Book Club members will read Khaled Hossieni’s “A Thousand Splendid Suns” for the May meeting.
Hosseini is an Afghan-born physician and writer. The story follows two contemporary women in the midst of war in Kabul. “A Thousand Splendid Suns” spent a total of 70 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list with 15 weeks being the number one bestseller.
Club members can place an Evergreen hold on the book or call the library for assistance in getting a copy. The book club meets on the second Wednesday of the month.
The library will be closed Tuesday for staff training
Materials can be returned in the drop boxes on Harrison Street. Items will not be overdue due to the library’s closing. Tuesday’s Story Time is cancelled.
The library’s Gisela Vore, also known as Miss Gisela, is going to be at a table Thursday during the Syracuse Elementary School’s Family Expo. A schedule of activities during the summer will be available at the table. The event starts at 5 p.m.
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‘Smoothies & Stories’
On April 30 at 6 p.m. there will be a program for young people ages 13 to 18 called “Smoothies & Stories.” Teens will make smoothies and participate in a writing workshop.
The next meeting of the Soul, Ink writers’ group will be May 1 at 6 p.m.
Teen Game Night
Teen Game Night is set for May 7 at 6 p.m. Video games, board games and snacks will be offered.
The Book Club’s next meeting will be on May 8 at noon. The selection will be “Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life,” by James Patterson. Copies will be available at the circulation desk.
Spring Storytime sessions have begun. Sessions are set for Mondays at 11 a.m. or Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. Children ages 3 to 5 can enjoy songs and stories and make a craft to take home. Register by calling 848-7458.