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Tuesday October 17, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Matinee Movie: Going In Style
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

2017, comedy, rated PG-13, 96 minutes. Starring Alan Arkin, Morgan Freeman, and Michael Caine. Three seniors, living on Social Security and cheated out of their retirement pensions, decide to get what is theirs by robbing a bank.

movie poster image of the three stars, standing in front of a white brick wall.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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PWPL Board of Trustees Meeting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The PWPL Board of Trustees will hold its regular monthly meeting.  The public is invited to attend.

Library Logo with the words Board of Trustees

LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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BYO Dinner Theater: Norman
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2016, Rated R, 118 minutes, Drama/thriller. Starring Richard Gere, Lior Ashkenazi, and Michael Sheen.  Mediocre shyster, Norman Oppenheimer's life changes after a young politician he had assisted becomes an influential world leader.

movie image poster of a man in tan coat and cap peering into the distance with a city skyline in background and greenery below.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Wednesday October 18, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Doc Is In: Breast Cancer Screening
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

This months' speaker is board certified oncologist Dr. Sheetal Acharya.  She will speak on breast screening.

graphic for program featuring a red cross with the words The Doctor is InSee poster.

LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Warriors Club
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Meet with other fans of the popular Warriors series to talk about the book, play clan games, and snack on fresh kill.  Grades 5+.

warriors composit image of clan cat pictures from the booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Three Major Events of the Middle Ages
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

A six-week course presented by Roger Magnuson, retired professor, McGill University.  The three major events covered in this course are the Crusades, the Rise of Universities, and the Invention of the Printing Press.

program icon featuring a tapestry image from the middle ages of a battleSee poster.

LOCATION: Lions Room, main level
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Sci-Fi on Tap: I. Robot
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join a discussion of Isaac Asimov's I. Robot in a relaxed setting.

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LOCATION: The Ore Dock Brew Pub
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Thursday October 19, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for 3s & 4s
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts for children ages 3 to 4 and their caregivers.

whimsical drawing of storytime images: a princess, a whale, a train, birdsSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Masterminds of All Kinds
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Exercise all sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art and life skills programming for kids in grades K-5. Diiferent programs weekly.

a beaker with multicolored bubbles floating out of it.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Making Air Pollution Visible
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Learn about the Environmental Defense Fund's partnership with Google Earth Outreach to measure air quality using Google Street view cars. For students in Middle School and on up who are interested in engineering, environmental health, city planning, GPS/mapping, sensors, and information technology.

photo of google car used to collect google street view informationSee poster.

LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Dog Nights
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Youth of all ages are invited to read to a therapy dog.  Dogs love to be read to and never judge.

photo of a child reading to a collieSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Department, lower level
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Modern Classic: Young Frankenstein
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

1974, rated PG, 106 minutes, comedy.  Starring Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, and Marty Feldman. An American grandson of the infamous scientist, struggling to prove that he is not as insane as people believe, is invited to Transylvania, where he discovers the process that reanimates a dead body.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday October 20, 2017
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Preschool Storytime
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Join us for books, songs, crafts, and more in this weekly program developed for preschool children.

illustration of a tree with books as leaves and children climbing and reading nearbySee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Tech Help Drop-in
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

NMU Cybersecurity Association students will be available to assist with tablets, laptops, e-readers, phones, email, and other digitial troubleshooting.  No appointment, no charge.

colorful graphic featuring the logos for youtude, ipad, ebay, google, facebook, pinterest, etc.See poster.

LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Lego club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Stories and LEGOS!  A program for ages 5 and up.

the words lego club spelled out in brightly colored lettersSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Saturday October 21, 2017
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Prime Time 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

A unique six-week program of reading, discussion, and storytelling.  Each week, a storyteller and an educator will present award-winning children's books to children ages 3-10 and their caregivers.  A free nutritious lunch will be provided each week.  Door prizes will be given away as well. 

Registration required, and available online at http://www.uproc.lib.mi.us/pwplinfo/index.php/prime-time-family-reading-time

logo for the programSee this year's brochure for the complete schedule.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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FCFF Okee Dokee Brothers Concert
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us for a fun family concert and book-siging with the musicians behind everyone's favorite song, "Tippy toes!"  All ages, especially geared toward current and former Book Babies.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday October 23, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fignerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This program repeats on Tuesdays after school, 4:30-5:30 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Computer Coaching - Mac Club
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Share tips and tricks for your Apple devices.

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LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Tuesday October 24, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fignerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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LGBTQ Advocacy Speaker for Teens
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Navigating Your Environment: Know Your Rights!  A conversation for teens withe Stephanie Lange, MSW and Reproductive Health Superviosr for Chippewa Valley Schools.  Ask questions and get answers.  For grades 7-12.

graphic image with the letter GLOE superimposed on a rainbow banner and the words open minds open hearts above and below the bannerSee poster.

LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Wednesday October 25, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Scribblers Writing Group
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Unleash your creative side with other writers.  A program for grades 6-12.

drawing of a quill writing the words creative writing clubSee poster.

LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Three Major Events of the Middle Ages
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

A six-week course presented by Roger Magnuson, retired professor, McGill University.  The three major events covered in this course are the Crusades, the Rise of Universities, and the Invention of the Printing Press.

program icon featuring a tapestry image from the middle ages of a battleSee poster.

LOCATION: Lions Room, main level
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Thursday October 26, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for 3s & 4s
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts for children ages 3 to 4 and their caregivers.

whimsical drawing of storytime images: a princess, a whale, a train, birdsSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Masterminds of All Kinds
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Exercise all sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art and life skills programming for kids in grades K-5. Diiferent programs weekly.

a beaker with multicolored bubbles floating out of it.See poster.

LOCATION: MACC Workshop, lower level
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Explore Tech: Joint Replacements with Dr Tim Nueshwander
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

As part of the Explore Tech adult programming component, Dr. Tim Neuschwander, of Advanced Center for Orthopedics and Plastic Surgery will offer you the opportunity to learn about the latest advancements in joint replacement using models, videos and pictures.

a black and white x-ray of some obviously messed up hipsSee poster.

 

 

 

LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Dog Nights
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Youth of all ages are invited to read to a therapy dog.  Dogs love to be read to and never judge.

photo of a child reading to a collieSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Department, lower level
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Vertigo Theatre: Love Letters
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Vertigo Theatre invites you to an evening of romance with A.R. Gurney’s Love Letters.  Andrew Makepeace Ladd III and Melissa Gardner are childhood friends who become romantically entangled as they exchange letters throughout their lives.  Their correspondence begins with thank-you notes and summer camp postcards, growing into longer letters sharing the details of their lives.  Although physically apart, they share a rare intimacy which is often funny, always touching. 

Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased starting Monday, October 9 at the circulation desk or by calling 906/228-9510. All proceeds will benefit future library programming.

program iconic image featuring the name of the play in script with a heartSee poster.

 

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday October 27, 2017
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Preschool Storytime
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Join us for books, songs, crafts, and more in this weekly program developed for preschool children.

illustration of a tree with books as leaves and children climbing and reading nearbySee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Tech Help Drop-in
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

NMU Cybersecurity Association students will be available to assist with tablets, laptops, e-readers, phones, email, and other digitial troubleshooting.  No appointment, no charge.

colorful graphic featuring the logos for youtude, ipad, ebay, google, facebook, pinterest, etc.See poster.

LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Lego club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Stories and LEGOS!  A program for ages 5 and up.

the words lego club spelled out in brightly colored lettersSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Vertigo Theater Presents Love Letters
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Vertigo Theatre invites you to an evening of romance with A.R. Gurney’s Love Letters.  Andrew Makepeace Ladd III and Melissa Gardner are childhood friends who become romantically entangled as they exchange letters throughout their lives.  Their correspondence begins with thank-you notes and summer camp postcards, growing into longer letters sharing the details of their lives.  Although physically apart, they share a rare intimacy which is often funny, always touching. 

Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased starting Monday, October 9 at the circulation desk or by calling 906/228-9510. All proceeds will benefit future library programming.

program iconic image featuring the name of the play in script with a heartSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Saturday October 28, 2017
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Vertigo Theater Presents Love Letters
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Vertigo Theatre invites you to an evening of romance with A.R. Gurney’s Love Letters.  Andrew Makepeace Ladd III and Melissa Gardner are childhood friends who become romantically entangled as they exchange letters throughout their lives.  Their correspondence begins with thank-you notes and summer camp postcards, growing into longer letters sharing the details of their lives.  Although physically apart, they share a rare intimacy which is often funny, always touching. 

Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased starting Monday, October 9 at the circulation desk or by calling 906/228-9510. All proceeds will benefit future library programming.

program iconic image featuring the name of the play in script with a heartSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday October 30, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Hearing Great Music: 6-week class
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Floyd Slotterback will present a six-session "how-to" in becoming a skilled music listener.  With 40 years of music teaching, Floyd will share his enthusiasm and teaching skills to help you know what it is you are hearing, and how to organize an appreciation for it.

The title of the program arranged with music notes and a piano keyboard along the left sideSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This program repeats on Tuesdays after school, 4:30-5:30 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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T'was the Night Before Halloween Storytime
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Join us for a scary-fun storytime with Halloween tales, spooky sing-alongs, and trick-or-treating. Dress in costume and march in the parade!

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tuesday October 31, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Bluesday Tuesday: WhoDat Brass
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This month's live performance by WhoDat Brass, a wonderful mix of blues, jazz, and New Orleans magic.

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Wednesday November 1, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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TAB Meeting (Teen Advisory Board)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hang out with other teens, help plan events, and brainstorm ways to improve services for teens at the library.  For grades 9-12.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday November 2, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for 3s & 4s
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts for children ages 3 to 4 and their caregivers.

whimsical drawing of storytime images: a princess, a whale, a train, birdsSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Matinee Movie: A Monster Calls
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

2016, Fantasy/drama, rated PG-13, 108 minutes. Starring Lewis MacDougall and Sigourney Weaver. A tree monster helps a boy deal with bullies, his mother’s illness, and feelings of guilt and anger.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Artists Reception: How Far We've Come
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

A celebration of the photography exhibit in the Huron Mountain Club Gallery, work by the Northern Center for Life Long Learning's class More Than Beginning Photography.

photo of women hanging photos in the HMC Gallery

LOCATION: Huron Mountain Club Gallery
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Masterminds of all Kinds
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Exercise all sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art and life skills programming for kids in grades K-5. Diiferent programs weekly.

a beaker with multicolored bubbles floating out of it.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Dog Nights
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Youth of all ages are invited to read to a therapy dog.  Dogs love to be read to and never judge.

photo of a child reading to a collieSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Department, lower level
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BYO Dinner Theater: The Mummy
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2017, rated R, action/adventure/fantasy, 110 minutes. Starring Tom Cruise and Sofia Boutella. An ancient princess awakens from her desert crypt to wreak vengeance on the world that betrayed her.

creepy close-up of a woman's made-up eye with two iris/pupilsSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday November 3, 2017
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Preschool Storytime
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Join us for books, songs, crafts, and more in this weekly program developed for preschool children.

illustration of a tree with books as leaves and children climbing and reading nearbySee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Tech Help Drop-in
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

NMU Cybersecurity Association students will be available to assist with tablets, laptops, e-readers, phones, email, and other digitial troubleshooting.  No appointment, no charge.

colorful graphic featuring the logos for youtude, ipad, ebay, google, facebook, pinterest, etc.See poster.

LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Lego club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Stories and LEGOS!  A program for ages 5 and up.

the words lego club spelled out in brightly colored lettersSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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CineArts/Reel China: The Nightingale
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2013, not rated, 100 minutes, family/drama, Mandarin Chinese with English subtitles. An elderly man and his granddaughter walk through China with a caged bird.  Chinese snacks and tea will be provided.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Saturday November 4, 2017
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Prime Time 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

A unique six-week program of reading, discussion, and storytelling.  Each week, a storyteller and an educator will present award-winning children's books to children ages 3-10 and their caregivers.  A free nutritious lunch will be provided each week.  Door prizes will be given away as well. 

Registration required, and available online at http://www.uproc.lib.mi.us/pwplinfo/index.php/prime-time-family-reading-time

logo for the programSee this year's brochure for the complete schedule.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Family Film: Captain Underpants
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

2017, animated/action comedy, 89 minutes, rated PG. Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants.

Don't forget to bring lunch or munchies!

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday November 6, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Hearing Great Music: 6-week class
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Floyd Slotterback will present a six-session "how-to" on becoming a skilled music listener.  With 40 years of music teaching, Floyd will share his enthusiasm to help you know what it is you are hearing and how to organize an appreciation for it.

The title of the program arranged with music notes and a piano keyboard along the left sideSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This program repeats on Tuesdays after school, 4:30-5:30 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Computer Coaching - Overdrive
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn how to download e-books and audio books from Overdrive to your kindle, ipad, tablet or smart phone.

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LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Inspired Words
7:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Present your original poetry, prose or music or come to listen to the creative work of others.  An open mic, without the mic. 

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LOCATION: MACC Workshop, lower level
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DocuMonday: Tribal Justice
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

2017, 87 minutes, documentary/biography/history. Two formidable Native American women, both chief judges in their tribe's courts, strive to reduce incarceration rates and heal their people by restoring rather than punishing offenders, modeling restorative justice in action.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tuesday November 7, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Director Chat
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Sit down with Peter White Public Library Director, Andrea Ingmire. Tell her what you like about the Library, what concerns you, what suggestions you have, or whatever is on your mind.

Held twice on first Tuesdays: 10:00-11:30 am and 5:30-7:00 pm.

photo of Andrea with a stack of booksSee poster.

 

LOCATION: Circulation Lobby
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Director Chat
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Sit down with Peter White Public Library Director, Andrea Ingmire. Tell her what you like about the Library, what concerns you, what suggestions you have, or whatever is on your mind.

Held twice on first Tuesdays: 10:00-11:30 am and 5:30-7:00 pm.

photo of Andrea with a stack of booksSee poster.

 

LOCATION: Circulation Lobby
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PWPL Book Group: Home Fires
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This month's selection by Julie Summers tells the story of the a women's war effort group in the Second World War.

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LOCATION: Dandelion Cottage Room, main level
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Wednesday November 8, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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J-TAB Meeting (Jr Teen Advisory Board)
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Help plan library programs, make new friends, have fun with other kids in grades 5-8.

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Family Game Night with Taiga Games
4:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Games and snacks for families with children in grades k-5. (Children under age 8 must be supervised.)

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Once Upon a Crime: The Neruda Case
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This month's title is The Neruda Case by Chilian author, Roberto Case.

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LOCATION: Dandelion Cottage Room, main level
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Sci-Fi on Tap: Oryx and Crake
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join a discussion of Margaret Atwood's Oryx and Crake in a relaxed setting.

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LOCATION: The Ore Dock Brew Pub
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Thursday November 9, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for 3s & 4s
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts for children ages 3 to 4 and their caregivers.

whimsical drawing of storytime images: a princess, a whale, a train, birdsSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Masterminds of all Kinds
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Exercise all sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art and life skills programming for kids in grades K-5. Diiferent programs weekly.

a beaker with multicolored bubbles floating out of it.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Dog Nights
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Youth of all ages are invited to read to a therapy dog.  Dogs love to be read to and never judge.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Department, lower level
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Gordon Lightfoot Tribute Concert
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join Jacki & Gary with songs and stories of the music of Gordon Lightfoot with material provided by Gordon Lightfoot, himself.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday November 10, 2017
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Library Closed: Staff In-service
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The library will be closed for our annual in-service day.  We will be opened regular hours on Saturday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Items may be returned in our book drop.

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Saturday November 11, 2017
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Prime Time 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

A unique six-week program of reading, discussion, and storytelling.  Each week, a storyteller and an educator will present award-winning children's books to children ages 3-10 and their caregivers.  A free nutritious lunch will be provided each week.  Door prizes will be given away as well. 

Registration required, and available online at http://www.uproc.lib.mi.us/pwplinfo/index.php/prime-time-family-reading-time

logo for the programSee this year's brochure for the complete schedule.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Traditional Music Jam
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bring your instrument and join other tradtional music enthusiasts for an informal jam session.  Listeners are welcome.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday November 13, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Hearing Great Music: 6-week class
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Floyd Slotterback will present a six-session "how-to" in becoming a skilled music listener.  With 40 years of music teaching, Floyd will share his enthusiasm and teaching skills to help you know what it is you are hearing, and how to organize an appreciation for it.

The title of the program arranged with music notes and a piano keyboard along the left sideSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This program repeats on Tuesdays after school, 4:30-5:30 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Computer Coaching - Digital Magazines on RB Digital
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Zinio magazines has a new look and a new name.

program logo featuring an iconic computerSee poster.

LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Harry Potter Fan Club: Grades 2-5
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Hear the story, make wizardly crafts, snacks and activities. Grades 2-5.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Vietnam Remembered Documentary: Hearts and Minds
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

1974, documentary/war, rated R, 112 minutes. An examination of the conflicting attitudes of the opponents of the Vietnam War.  Milton Bates, Professor Emeritus of Marquette University will introduce the film.

movie poster image featuring slihouettes of helicopters over vietnamese farmers

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tuesday November 14, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tasty Reads: Ovenly
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

This month's book is Ovenly: Sweet and Salty Recipes from New York's Most Creative Bakery by Agatha Kulaga and Erin Patinkin.

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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Vietnam Remembered: Songs of War and Protest
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join Corinne Rockow in this community sing-along, commemorating the casualties of war and celebrating the message of peace.

photo of corinne closeup with guitar headstock

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Wednesday November 15, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Doc Is In: Women's Health
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

This months' speaker is Dr. Gina Sternschuss.  She will speak on advances in women's health.

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Warriors Club
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Meet with other fans of the popular Warriors series to talk about the book, play clan games, and snack on fresh kill.  Grades 5+.

warriors composit image of clan cat pictures from the booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Vietnam Remembered: PTSD Panel
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

An opportunity to learn from others and ask questions.  The panel consists of Dr. Tyanne Dosh, psychologist; Steven Wahlstrom, veteran and artist; and Karen Hattamer, military wife and counselor/advocate.

artistic rendering of a battle weary young american soldier of the vietnam era

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday November 16, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for 3s & 4s
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts for children ages 3 to 4 and their caregivers.

whimsical drawing of storytime images: a princess, a whale, a train, birdsSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Masterminds of all Kinds
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Exercise all sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art and life skills programming for kids in grades K-5. Diiferent programs weekly.

a beaker with multicolored bubbles floating out of it.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Dog Nights
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Youth of all ages are invited to read to a therapy dog.  Dogs love to be read to and never judge.

photo of a child reading to a collieSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Department, lower level
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Vietnam Remembered/Modern Classic: Born on the Fourth of July
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

1989, 145 minutes, rated R, biography/drama/war. Directed by Oliver Stone, starring Tom Cruise, the biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday November 17, 2017
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Preschool Storytime
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Join us for books, songs, crafts, and more in this weekly program developed for preschool children.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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GLOW Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

G.L.O.W. = Gay, Lesbian or Whatever, a teen alliance for gender and sexuality equality. Support and friendship-- come join us!

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Tech Help Drop-in
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

NMU Cybersecurity Association students will be available to assist with tablets, laptops, e-readers, phones, email, and other digitial troubleshooting.  No appointment, no charge.

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LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Lego club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Stories and LEGOS!  A program for ages 5 and up.

the words lego club spelled out in brightly colored lettersSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Monday November 20, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Hearing Great Music: 6-week class
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Floyd Slotterback will present a six-session "how-to" in becoming a skilled music listener.  With 40 years of music teaching, Floyd will share his enthusiasm and teaching skills to help you know what it is you are hearing, and how to organize an appreciation for it.

The title of the program arranged with music notes and a piano keyboard along the left sideSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This program repeats on Tuesdays after school, 4:30-5:30 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Computer Coaching - Overdrive
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn how to download e-books and audio books from Overdrive to your kindle, ipad, tablet or smart phone.

program logo featuring an iconic computerSee poster.

LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Harry Potter Club Grades 6-8
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Join your fellow wizards for an hour of magic! Disscuss the books, play trivia games and more!

drawing of harry with his wand drawnSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tuesday November 21, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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PWPL Board of Trustees Meeting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The PWPL Board of Trustees will hold its regular monthly meeting.  The public is invited to attend.

Library Logo with the words Board of Trustees

LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Wednesday November 22, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Thursday November 23, 2017
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Library Closed: Thanksgiving
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

The Library will be closed all day.  We will be open regular hours on Friday, November 24, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.  Items may be retuned in our book drop.

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Friday November 24, 2017
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Lego club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Stories and LEGOS!  A program for ages 5 and up.

the words lego club spelled out in brightly colored lettersSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Saturday November 25, 2017
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Saturday Book Babies
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Laptime storytime for babies 0-24 months attended by a loving adult.

comic drawing of two babies sitting up and facing eachotherSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Sunday November 26, 2017
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Tree Assembly Party
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join the Friends of the Peter White Public Library as they assemble holiday trees for our annual Winter Wonderland Walk.  Pizza will be served. 

cartoon image of a man in a tail coat climbing a ladder to put a star on a holiday tree

LOCATION: Huron Mountain Club Gallery
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Monday November 27, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Hearing Great Music: 6-week class
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Floyd Slotterback will present a six-session "how-to" in becoming a skilled music listener.  With 40 years of music teaching, Floyd will share his enthusiasm and teaching skills to help you know what it is you are hearing, and how to organize an appreciation for it.

The title of the program arranged with music notes and a piano keyboard along the left sideSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This program repeats on Tuesdays after school, 4:30-5:30 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Computer Coaching - Mac Club
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Share tips and tricks for your Apple devices.

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LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Tuesday November 28, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Bluesday Tuesday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Band TBA.

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Wednesday November 29, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Scribblers Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Unleash your creative side with other writers.  A program for grades 6-12.

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Thursday November 30, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for 3s & 4s
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts for children ages 3 to 4 and their caregivers.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Masterminds of all Kinds
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Exercise all sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art and life skills programming for kids in grades K-5. Diiferent programs weekly.

a beaker with multicolored bubbles floating out of it.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday December 1, 2017
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Preschool Storytime
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Join us for books, songs, crafts, and more in this weekly program developed for preschool children.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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GLOW Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

G.L.O.W. = Gay, Lesbian or Whatever, a teen alliance for gender and sexuality equality. Support and friendship-- come join us!

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Tech Help Drop-in
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

NMU Cybersecurity Association students will be available to assist with tablets, laptops, e-readers, phones, email, and other digitial troubleshooting.  No appointment, no charge.

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LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Lego club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Stories and LEGOS!  A program for ages 5 and up.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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CineArts: Amazing Grace
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2006, rated PG, 118 minutes, biography/drama. In 1797, idealist William Wilberforce attempts to end the British transatlantic slave trade.  The story behind the song.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Saturday December 2, 2017
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Family Film: Diary of a Wimpy Kid, The Long Haul
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

2017, comedy/family, rated PG, 91 minutes. A Heffley family road trip to attend Meemaw's 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg's newest scheme to get to a video gaming convention.

Don't forget to bring lunch or munchies!

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday December 4, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Hearing Great Music: 6-week class
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Floyd Slotterback will present a six-session "how-to" in becoming a skilled music listener.  With 40 years of music teaching, Floyd will share his enthusiasm and teaching skills to help you know what it is you are hearing, and how to organize an appreciation for it.

The title of the program arranged with music notes and a piano keyboard along the left sideSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This program repeats on Tuesdays after school, 4:30-5:30 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Computer Coaching - Overdrive
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn how to download e-books and audio books from Overdrive to your kindle, ipad, tablet or smart phone.

program logo featuring an iconic computerSee poster.

LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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DocuMonday: Cameraperson
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

2016, not rated, 102 minutes. Photographer Kristen Johnson explores the relationship between reality and image, photographer and subject through images she has taken around the world during her 25-year career.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tuesday December 5, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Director Chat
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Sit down with Peter White Public Library Director, Andrea Ingmire. Tell her what you like about the Library, what concerns you, what suggestions you have, or whatever is on your mind.

Held twice on first Tuesdays: 10:00-11:30 am and 5:30-7:00 pm.

photo of Andrea with a stack of booksSee poster.

 

LOCATION: Circulation Lobby
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Director Chat
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Sit down with Peter White Public Library Director, Andrea Ingmire. Tell her what you like about the Library, what concerns you, what suggestions you have, or whatever is on your mind.

Held twice on first Tuesdays: 10:00-11:30 am and 5:30-7:00 pm.

photo of Andrea with a stack of booksSee poster.

 

LOCATION: Circulation Lobby
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PWPL Book Group: The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

A surprising and unforgettable odyssey that takes Arthur from London to Paris and as far as India in an epic quest to find out the truth about his dead wife’s secret life before they met—a journey that leads him to find hope, healing and self-discovery in the most unexpected places.

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LOCATION: Dandelion Cottage Room, main level
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Wednesday December 6, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Hearing Great Music: 6-week class
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Floyd Slotterback will present a six-session "how-to" in becoming a skilled music listener.  With 40 years of music teaching, Floyd will share his enthusiasm and teaching skills to help you know what it is you are hearing, and how to organize an appreciation for it.

The title of the program arranged with music notes and a piano keyboard along the left sideSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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TAB Meeting (Teen Advisory Board)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hang out with other teens, help plan events, and brainstorm ways to improve services for teens at the library.  For grades 9-12.

graphic of the words Teen Advisory Board in patterned orange letteringSee poster.

LOCATION: Lions Room, main level
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Township Avisory Council
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Quarterly public meeting of the Township Advisory Council for the Peter White Public Library.graphic showing our service area townships colored in on a map of Marquette County

LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Thursday December 7, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for 3s & 4s
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts for children ages 3 to 4 and their caregivers.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Friends of the Library Board Meeting
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Meeting for the Friends of the Peter White Public Library.  New members always welcome.

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Matinee Movie: Passengers
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

2016, Sci-Fi/Romantic Comedy, rated PG-13, 108 minutes.  Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt and Michael Sheen.  Two passengers on the Starship Avalon, transporting 5,258 hibernating people to the “homestead Colony,” are awakened while still 90 years from their destination.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Masterminds of all Kinds
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Exercise all sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art and life skills programming for kids in grades K-5. Diiferent programs weekly.

a beaker with multicolored bubbles floating out of it.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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PWPL BYO Dinner Theater
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2017, rated R, 104 minutes, Sci-Fi/Thriller.  Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, and Ryan Reynolds. When astronauts discover evidence of a single cell,extraterrestrial life form on Mars, their investigation leads to terrifying, unexpected consequences.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday December 8, 2017
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Preschool Storytime
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Join us for books, songs, crafts, and more in this weekly program developed for preschool children.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Lego club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Stories and LEGOS!  A program for ages 5 and up.

the words lego club spelled out in brightly colored lettersSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Yule Ball Middle School Dance
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

A semi-formal dance for grades 6-8.

The words Yule Ball in script with snowflakesSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Saturday December 9, 2017
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All Aboard the Polar Express
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Come in your pjs and join us for the story, crafts, snacks and more!

See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Merry Grinchmas!
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Let's grow the Grinch's heart three sizes! Join us for a special viewing of How the Grinch Stole Christmas.  Crafts, snacks, and games to follow the movie. 

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday December 11, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This program repeats on Tuesdays after school, 4:30-5:30 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Computer Coaching - New York Times Online
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Read the new York Times online anytime.

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LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Harry Potter Club: grades 2-5
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Hear the story, make wizardly crafts, snacks and activities. Grades 2-5.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tuesday December 12, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tasty Reads
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 

This fall Chapter Book Club will be reading The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett.  Each week participants will listen to a chapter and adapt it into a comic strip.  Ages 8-12.  This is repeat of a program held Monday afternoons, 1:00-2:00 pm.

illustration of an open book with the words Chapter Book Club one side and the book jacket cover of the Terrible two on the other side.See poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Wednesday December 13, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Little Bookworms
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A weekly program for children ages 5-6.  Provides engaging stories, school-readiness art projects, and pre-literacy skills.

illustration of a bookworm, wearing glasses and readingSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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J-TAB Meeting (Jr Teen Advisory Board)
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Help plan library programs, make new friends, have fun with other kids in grades 5-8.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Once Upon a Crime Book Group
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This month's title is The Blood of the Wicked, vol 1 by Brazilian author, Leighton Gage.

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LOCATION: Dandelion Cottage Room, main level
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Thursday December 14, 2017
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Storytime for 1s & 2s
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Storytime for one-year-olds and two-year-olds and their caregivers.  This program is repeated on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week.

photo of a one-year-old seated beside a two-year-old.  Both are holding and looking at booksSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for 3s & 4s
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts for children ages 3 to 4 and their caregivers.

whimsical drawing of storytime images: a princess, a whale, a train, birdsSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Masterminds of all Kinds
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Exercise all sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art and life skills programming for kids in grades K-5. Diiferent programs weekly.

a beaker with multicolored bubbles floating out of it.See poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday December 15, 2017
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Preschool Storytime
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Join us for books, songs, crafts, and more in this weekly program developed for preschool children.

illustration of a tree with books as leaves and children climbing and reading nearbySee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Star Wars Party
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Destined to be the party of the new Star Wars movie release season, this all-ages event will incude galactic crafts, games with Taiga, music, a costume contest, and an art show in the MACC gallery.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Saturday December 16, 2017
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Saturday Book Babies
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Laptime storytime for babies 0-24 months attended by a loving adult.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Traditional Music Jam
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bring your instrument and join other tradtional music enthusiasts for an informal jam session.  Listeners are welcome.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday December 18, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

embellished photo of a baby sitting up with books wearning a mask and a superhero capeSee poster.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

image with clouds and a toyplane with with words storytime for non-moversSee poster.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Computer Coaching - Overdrive
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn how to download e-books and audio books from Overdrive to your kindle, ipad, tablet or smart phone.

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LOCATION: Computer Lab, upper level
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Harry Potter Club Grades 6-8
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Join your fellow wizards for an hour of magic! Disscuss the books, play trivia games and more!

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tuesday December 19, 2017
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Wonder Babies Storytime
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Storytime for 0-18 months and a loving adult.  Songs, stories, fingerplays and more!  Older siblings are welcome.  Social time from 10:00-10:15, followed by storytime from 10:15-10:35.

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LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Storytime for Non-movers (lap babies)
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Songs, fingerplays, rhymes, stories--this storytime is just right for less active babies, those who are not yet self-propelled.  (More active babies and their older siblings will enjoy Wonderbabies, held on the same days at 10:00 am.)

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Matinee Movie: Wonder Woman
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

2017, Fantasy/Action Adventure, rated PG-13, 141 minutes. Starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, and Robin Wright. When a WWII pilot crashes on her island paradise, Diana, princess of the Amazons, leaves her home to stop war from destroying her world.

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Scribblers Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Conflict for Wednesday, so meeting Tuesday instead. 

Unleash your creative side with other writers.  A program for grades 6-12.

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LOCATION: Lions Room, main level
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PWPL Board of Trustees Meeting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The PWPL Board of Trustees will hold its regular monthly meeting.  The public is invited to attend.

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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PWPL BYO Dinner Theater
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

2016, rated R, 106 minutes, drama.  Starring Bryan Cranston, Jennifer Garner, and Beverly D’Angelo. Despite having everything—a loving family, great job, nice home—Howard feels suffocated and retreats from the world, watching life go by from his attic sanctuary.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Wednesday December 20, 2017
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Warriors Club
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Meet with other fans of the popular Warriors series to talk about the book, play clan games, and snack on fresh kill.  Grades 5+.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Sci-Fi on Tap: Ready Player One
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join a discussion of Ernest Cline's Ready Player One in a relaxed setting.

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LOCATION: The Ore Dock Brew Pub
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Saturday December 23, 2017
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Closed for the Holidays
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Monday December 25, 2017
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Closed for the Holidays

We will be closed on Monday December 25 and 26,  2017 and January 1 and 2, 2018 for the holidays.  Patrons may return items in the Library's book drop near the parking lot entrance.

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Saturday December 30, 2017
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Closed for the Holidays
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Monday January 1, 2018
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Closed for the Holidays

We will be closed on Monday December 25 and 26,  2017 and January 1 and 2, 2018 for the holidays.  Patrons may return items in the Library's book drop near the parking lot entrance.

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Friday January 5, 2018
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GLOW Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

G.L.O.W. = Gay, Lesbian or Whatever, a teen alliance for gender and sexuality equality. Support and friendship-- come join us!

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Wednesday January 17, 2018
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J-TAB Meeting (Jr Teen Advisory Board)
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Help plan library programs, make new friends, have fun with other kids in grades 5-8.

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Wednesday January 24, 2018
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Warriors Club
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Meet with other fans of the popular Warriors series to talk about the book, play clan games, and snack on fresh kill.  Grades 5+.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday February 2, 2018
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GLOW Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

G.L.O.W. = Gay, Lesbian or Whatever, a teen alliance for gender and sexuality equality. Support and friendship-- come join us!

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LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Wednesday February 14, 2018
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J-TAB Meeting (Jr Teen Advisory Board)
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Help plan library programs, make new friends, have fun with other kids in grades 5-8.

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LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday March 1, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Saturday March 3, 2018
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Family Film & BYO Munchies
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Enjoy a family friendly film. Don't forget to bring lunch or munchies!

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday March 8, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Youth Services Atrium, lower level
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Thursday March 15, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday March 16, 2018
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CineArts
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Saturday March 17, 2018
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Traditional Music Jam
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Monday March 19, 2018
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Harry Potter Club Gr 6-8
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Thursday March 22, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Modern Classics
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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Thursday March 29, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday April 5, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday April 12, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday April 19, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Modern Classics
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday April 23, 2018
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Harry Potter Club Gr 6-8
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Thursday April 26, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday May 3, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday May 7, 2018
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Inspired Words
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: MACC Workshop, lower level
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Thursday May 10, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday May 17, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Modern Classics
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday May 21, 2018
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Harry Potter Club Gr 6-8
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
LOCATION: Shiras Room, upper level
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Thursday May 24, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday May 31, 2018
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Library Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Activities, including STEAM, for K-6. Kids will be seperated by grade.

LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday June 11, 2018
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DocuMonday
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Tuesday July 31, 2018
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Bluesday Tuesday
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Tuesday September 11, 2018
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Friends Used Book Sale
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Wednesday September 12, 2018
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Friends Used Book Sale
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Thursday September 13, 2018
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Friends Used Book Sale
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Friday September 14, 2018
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Friends Used Book Sale
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Saturday September 15, 2018
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Friends Used Book Sale
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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Monday September 17, 2018
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Friends Used Book Sale
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Community Room, lower level
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