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August 26, 2013

LIBRARY NEWS: Book sale set in Nappanee

Nappanee

Public Library

157 N Main St., Nappanee, 773-7919

www.nappanee.lib.in.us


Books, puzzles, DVDs, records, magazine holders, framed art and more will be available for purchase during a sale at the library Sept. 13 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sept. 15 from 1 to 5 p.m.  

Books will be priced “by the inch” at 50 cents on Sept. 13, 25 cents on Sept. 14 and 10 cents on Sept. 15. All remaining books and materials will be available for free Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to noon.

An advance sale will be available to Friends of the Library members Sept. 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. All books will be priced at 50 cents per inch. Membership can be purchased at the door. Individuals pay $5 dollars each, and membership is available to families for $10.

The sale will take place in the library’s meeting rooms at 157 N. Main St.

Internet class

A class for those unfamiliar with surfing the web is offered at the library on the second Monday of each month. The next session is scheduled for Sept. 9 at 7 p.m.

Book club

The Cover to Cover Book Club will meet at the library Sept. 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. to discuss “A Secret Gift: How One Man’s Kindness — and a Trove of Letters — Revealed the Hidden History of the Great Depression” by Ted Gup.

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

Bristol

Public Library

505 W. Vistula St., 848-7458

www.youseemore.com/bristolwash

Holiday closing


The library will be closed on Labor Day.  

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime sessions begin Sept. 9 at 11 a.m. and Sept. 10 at 12:30 p.m. Registration for this fall session of storytime has begun. Stories, songs, crafts and games are planned, and children ages 3 to 5 are invited to participate.

Lapsit program

The Lapsit program begins Sept. 13 at 11 a.m. Registration for this fall session of Lapsit has begun. Stories, rhymes, songs and fingerplays are planned, and children up to 3 years old are invited.

Young Authors Club

Young Authors Club sessions begin Sept. 12 at 5 p.m.  Registration for this fall session of Young Authors has begun. The club is designed for young authors to improve their writing skills and receive constructive criticism. Children in grades four to eight are invited to participate.

Teen Game Night

Teen Game Night is set for Sept. 3 at 6:30 p.m. Teens are invited to the library to play card games, board games and video games.

Participants are invited to bring their favorite games or systems to the library. All games must have an ESRB rating of Teen or below — no exceptions. Registration is not required.  Contact Miss Desi at 848-7458 for more information.

Crafting group

The next Calling All Crafters session is set for Tuesday at 6 p.m. Participants of all ages and craft interests are welcome to attend. Those without a craft project are invited to stop by and learn new crafts.

Soul, Ink

The next meeting of the Soul, Ink writers’ group is set for Wednesday at 6 p.m. The group is set up to provide constructive criticism and support.

Writers of all ages and working in all genres are invited to attend.

Book club

The next meeting of the library book club is set for Sept. 11 at noon. “Defending Jacob” by William Landay will be discussed. Copies of the book are available at the library’s front desk.

For more information about library programs, call 848-7458.

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