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November 18, 2013

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This program for children in grades one through five is led by Jim Myers and meets at the Nappanee Public Library monthly during the school year.

Registration is due by 5 p.m. Nov. 19.

Holiday hours

The library will close at 5 p.m. Nov. 27 and will be closed all day Nov. 28 in observance of Thanksgiving. Regular hours will resume Nov. 29.

For more information about library programs or to register, call 574-773-7919, or go to the website www.nappaneelibrary.org.

Middlebury

Public Library

101 E. Winslow St., 825-5601

www.mdy.lib.in.us

Holiday program

A “Hometown Holidays @ your Library” program is set for Friday from 5:30 to 6 p.m.

The Northridge High girls’ choir will perform Christmas standards. Also, The Teens Advisory Board-sponsored “Fractured Fairy Tales” will be performed at 6:15 and 7:15 p.m.

Book discussion

This fall’s theme for the “Let’s Talk About It” book discussion series is “Muslim Journeys: Connected Histories.” The fourth featured book is “Leo Africanus” by Amin Maalouf. Goshen College’s Paul Keim will give the lecture Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Computer classes

Computer classes are underway at the library Fridays at 11 a.m. “How-to” topics include using social media, email, downloading pictures and music and using the library’s online resources. To register, call Beth at 825-5601.

Craft Night

Young people in grades six through 12 are invited to the library for craft programs the first and third Tuesdays of the month from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Call Kelsey at the library for program details.

Wakarusa

Public Library

124 N. Elkhart St., 862-2465

www.wakarusa.lib.in.us

Book Bites

Book Bites will take place Thursday at 10:15 a.m. in the children’s area of the library. Children ages 3 to 5 years old are invited to hear a story and enjoy an activity or craft.

Toys for Tots

The Wakarusa Library is collecting new toys for needy children in the Wa-Nee community. A “Toys for Tots” box has been placed in the entryway to accept new toys for children from ages toddler through teen. The gifts will be distributed by the Family Christian Development Center on Dec. 14.

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