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Friday November 17, 2017
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Make Your Own Thanksgiving Table Decoration
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Make your very own Thanksgiving table decoration from local, natural materials!

Artist Gary Fischer will help you make your own table decoration with locally-sourced natural materials including dried leaves, vines, grasses, seed pods and beautiful bittersweet. We'll provide everything you need.

Call or drop by the Front Desk to register. SPACES ARE LIMITED. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norrisown Public Library Community Room
Saturday November 18, 2017
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Saturday Book Club
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

November’s Saturday Book Club selection is “The Great Fire,” by Shirley Hazzard.

In the aftermath of World War II, young men and women living in Europe and Asia reconstruct their lives, including a soldier who learns that material goods and success are not enough, and a woman in Japan who tends to her dying brother. - (Baker & Taylor)

The Saturday Book Club has been meeting continually since 2001. We always welcome new members!  Dr. Harold Halbert will lead the discussion.

Copies of the book are available at the Front Desk.

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Tuesday November 21, 2017
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Career Development Workshop Series with Lynn Carroll
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Pursue your dream job by learning how to tell your story, grow your network, and nail that interview! Local career coach Lynn Carroll will share her expertise and enthusiasm with you in a series of workshops that will be helpful to job seekers at all skill levels and in all industries. 
November 7:  Find Your Dream Job
November 14: Tell Your Story
*November 21: Build Your Network
November 28: Nail the Interview

Each session costs only $5. You don’t have to attend all sessions, but doing so will ensure that you get the most out of this series.  

 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Wednesday November 22, 2017
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Mary's Matinee
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Enjoy a free matinee the second and fourth Wednesday of each month!  Our very own Mary carefully selects a film for your viewing pleasure! This showing: "The Big Sick." Drop in. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Thursday November 23, 2017
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Library CLOSED for Thanksgiving.
12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The library will be closed Thursday, November 23 for the Thanksgiving holiday. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
Tuesday November 28, 2017
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Career Development Workshop Series with Lynn Carroll
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Pursue your dream job by learning how to tell your story, grow your network, and nail that interview! Local career coach Lynn Carroll will share her expertise and enthusiasm with you in a series of workshops that will be helpful to job seekers at all skill levels and in all industries. 
November 7:  Find Your Dream Job
November 14: Tell Your Story
November 21: Build Your Network
*November 28: Nail the Interview

Each session costs only $5. You don’t have to attend all sessions, but doing so will ensure that you get the most out of this series.  

 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Saturday December 2, 2017
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Knitting & Fiber Crafts Club
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Love to knit, crochet, quilt or sew? Share your passion for all things fiber!

Our Knitting & Fiber Crafts Club meets the first Saturday of each month. Bring a project to work on, or even a completed project to show off. We welcome all skill levels, but note that this is not a formal class. Please bring your own supplies and tools.  Drop in. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Tuesday December 5, 2017
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Mystery Tuesdays Book Club
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Explore a new mystery and share your love of the genre with other readers!

The Mystery Tuesdays Book Club explores a new mystery on the first Tuesday of each month. 

This month's book is “The Beekeeper's Apprentice," by Laurie R. King. 

"A chance meeting with a Sussex beekeeper turns into a pivotal, personal transformation when fifteen-year-old Mary Russell discovers that the beekeeper is the reclusive, retired detective Sherlock Holmes, who soon takes on the role of mentor and teacher." - (Baker & Taylor)

Copies of the book are available at the Front Desk.  We encourage registration. Call or drop by the Front Desk to register. 

Monica D'Antonio of Montgomery County Community College hosts this group. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Wednesday December 6, 2017
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Holiday Crafting with Pine Cones
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Make charming Holiday decorations from humble pine cones!  Get into the Holiday spirit by using pine cones and other natural materials to make door ornaments, swags, and even bird feeders! All supplies provided.

Registration is a must. Please call or drop by the Front Desk to register. SPACES ARE LIMITED. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norrisown Public Library Community Room
Friday December 8, 2017
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Adult Coloring Hour
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Relax, express your creativity, and meet new friends during Adult Coloring Hour!  We supply the patterns, colored pencils, and markers; you supply the creative spark!  Drop in. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norrisown Public Library Community Room
Wednesday December 13, 2017
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Mary's Matinee
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Enjoy a free matinee the second and fourth Wednesday of each month!  Our very own Mary carefully selects a film for your viewing pleasure! This showing: "Maudie." Drop in. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Saturday December 16, 2017
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Saturday Book Club
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Our Saturday Book Club selection this month is "The Garden of Evening Mists," by Twan Eng Tan.

Seeking solace in the Malaysian plantations of her childhood after grueling World War II experiences, criminal prosecutor Yun Ling Teoh discovers a Japanese garden and its enigmatic tender, an exiled Japanese royal gardener who reluctantly accepts her as an apprentice. - (Baker & Taylor)

The Saturday Book Club has been meeting continually since 2001. We always welcome new members!  Dr. Harold Halbert will lead the discussion.

We encourage registration. Stop by the Front Desk or call to register. 

Copies of the book are available at the Front Desk.

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Thursday December 21, 2017
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Chess, Backgammon & More
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Enjoy playing classic board games like chess and backgammon at the library the third Thursday of each month.

Don't be bored! Play chess, backgammon, boggle and other classic board games! Put away your cell phone or tablet and enjoy the company of real live opponents and make new friends. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
Wednesday December 27, 2017
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Mary's Matinee
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Enjoy a free matinee the second and fourth Wednesday of each month!  Our very own Mary carefully selects a film for your viewing pleasure! This showing: "Logan Lucky." Drop in. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room
Friday January 19, 2018
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Paper Embroidery Craft
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Express yourself with a novel craft activity: pen & ink with embroidery embellishments on paper! Draw a fun design on paper and embellish it with needle and thread. Learn this craft and you'll be able to make your own handmade greeting cards, bookmarks, and more! We'll provide everything you need, but registration is a must.

Call, email or drop by the Front Desk to register. 

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norrisown Public Library Community Room

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