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November 9, 2013

Trivia Night Fundraiser set in Bristol

Bristol Public Library

505 W. Vistula St., 848-7458

www.youseemore.com/bristolwash

The Trivia Night Fundraiser for the Bristol library is set for Friday. The event will take place at the Elkhart County Historical Museum and begin at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $10 and will be available at the door the night of the event.

For more information, call the library.

Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time sessions take place Mondays at 11:30 a.m.

Book Club

The Book Club is set to meet Wednesday at noon. The club is reading “The Halloween Tree” by Ray Bradbury.

GoshenPublic Library

601 S. Fifth St., 533-9531

537-0241, Children’s Services

534-6650, Audiovisual Services

http://www.goshenpl.lib.in.us/

Santa’s Mailbox

Children wanting to write a letter to Santa can mail their letters in the library’s special mailbox located in the Children’s Services area. Letters can be mailed today through Dec. 14.

Book sale

The Friends of Goshen Public Library will host their annual Holiday Sale Thursday at the library. The sale will take place from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

‘Read That!’

The next meeting of the Read That! Teen Book Club is set for Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in room A/B. This month the club will read the futuristic fairy tale “Cinder” by Marissa Meyer. This program is open to young people in grades six through 12. Participants can get a free copy of the book at the Circulation Desk to read in advance.

Storytime Express

Storytime Express sessions are set for Wednesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. “Let’s Make A Wish!” stories and a craft activity will be featured. This program is free and recommended for children ages 2 to 5.

Book party

A “Magic Tree House Book Party! Christmas in Camelot” gathering is set for Dec. 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the library. Activities, trivia, and snacks inspired by the Magic Tree House series will be offered. Register at the Children’s desk or by calling 537-0241.

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