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The annual Adult Reading Club has begun and continues through March 30. This year’s theme is “Groundbreaking Reads,” and anyone age 18 and older can participate.
Prizes are available. For every title read or listened to, club members can enter the weekly drawing. If a participant reads five books in a week, for example, he or she can enter the drawing five times.
The scrapbooking club will meet at the library today from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
The evening knitting club will meet Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. The afternoon knitting club will meet Friday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
The Milford School Science Fair is approaching. Library staffers will host workshops on Jan. 17 and 28 from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Pupils are invited to bring their boards, titles and project information and receive assistance.
A hypnosis session aimed at curbing participants’ food and beverage cravings is planned at the library.
The session, which will take place in a group setting, is set for Jan. 14, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. To register for this sample session, Call the library at 658-4312.
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‘Yak, Snack and Read’
The “Yak, Snack and Read” book group will meet Jan. 22 at 1 p.m. to discuss “Crow Lake” by Mary Lawson. At 7 p.m. participants will talk about “How To Make An American Quilt” by Whitney Otto. “Yak” books are available at the front desk.
The public is invited to the library Tuesday at 1 p.m. to see “The Odd Life of Timothy Green”.
A “Special Family Story Time” is set at the library Wednesday at 10 a.m. Library patrons of all ages are invited.
Home School Club
On Jan. 14 at 11 a.m., Home School Club participants are invited to bring a Barbie-sized doll for a session on “Mummies.”
Sign-ups for the winter/spring children’s program sessions start Jan. 14 and programs begin the week of Jan. 21. See the Kids homepage on the library website for program details.
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“Miss Bev,” also known as Beverly Radeline, is retiring after 12 years with the Bristol Public Library. The public is invited to an open house in her honor Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Book Club will be meeting Wednesday at noon. This month participants are reading works by the author David Baldacci.
Computer classes will be offered starting Jan. 17 at 6 p.m. Call the library at 848-7458 for more information.
Crafters/Knitters will meet Tuesday at 6 p.m. Club members meet the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month.
Lego Club will meet on Jan. 25 at 3p.m. in the library meeting room.
The second annual pie contest at the library is set for Jan. 28. Patrons are invited to visit the library and buy a piece of pie.
Preschool Story Times
Preschool Story Times start Jan. 21 at 10:30 a.m.
The writers’ group Soul, Ink is scheduled to meet at the library Jan. 16.
The Teen Otaku Club will meet at the library Jan. 15 starting a 6 p.m.
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A Word class will be held on Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m. This session will be for people wanting to learn the basics of creating a Word document. Registration is required.
January’s special drawing is designed to celebrate Newbery Award books. Patrons are invited to guess how many Newbery Award books are in the library’s collection. The person with the right answer will receive a collection of five Newbery Award titles.
The drawing will run from Jan. 14 to 26. A table will be placed in the entryway with a box into which drawing slips can be placed.
Tax forms that have been received by library staffers from the Internal Revenue Service will be place in the entryway and are free to be taken. The forms will be continually updated as new forms arrive.
A “Beginning Computer” class is set for Jan. 29 at 6:30 p.m. Topics to be covered include how to turn on the computer, where to find programs and how to use a mouse. Registration is required.
“Angels: True Stories” by Robert J. Morgan is given in memory of Carol Schutz-Miller by the Wakarusa American Legion Auxiliary.
Dial A Story
“The Ant and the Grasshopper” is the Dial A Story selection for this week. Hear this tale by telephoning 862-4441.
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