Learning in Winter Wonderland Date Change

Due to a scheduling conflict the Winter Wonderland Program has been rescheduled to

Wednesday, January 28th at 4 PM

This program is a hands on program exploring the science and art of winder.  Parents will need to accompany their children.

Please call the library to register.

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Artist Reception – January 24 @ 10am

Watercolor1 Charles Margeson, our artist for December and January will be having an artist reception on Saturday, Jan. 24, from 10-12. This is your opportunity to speak with the artist about his work and the final week to see this display at the library.

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Children’s programs

Are you looking for something to do with your kids?

Family Lego Club meets Friday, January 9th at 3:00.

Winter story time signups have begun.  Call the library to sign up your child.

Reader’s Theater for students in grades 3-5 meets Friday, January 16.  Call to register.

 

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Adult Book Club

library_bookThe Georgetown Peabody Library is pleased to offer an adult book club! The book club will meet on the 2nd Monday of the month and will run until June. We will be discussing The Wonder of All Things by Jason Mott on Mon., February 9 from 7-8 pm.

Here is a summary of the book:

On an ordinary day, at an air show like that in any small town across the country, a plane crashes into a crowd of spectators. After the dust clears, a thirteen-year-old girl named Ava is found huddled beneath a pocket of rubble with her best friend, Wash. He is injured and bleeding, and when Ava places her hands over him, his wounds disappear. Ava has an unusual gift: she can heal others of their physical ailments. Until the air show tragedy, her gift was a secret. Now the whole world knows, and suddenly people from all over the globe begin flocking to her small town.

Copies of the book will be available behind the Main Desk by next week. We will have some available in regular print & large print. If you have any questions, please call the library (978-352-5728).

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Digital Life: Gizmos & Gadgets

ethelYou’ve probably heard about a whole score of new gadgets out on the market, but how would you like to have a chance to play with them and test them out in real life?!

Join Dr. Ethel Schuster on Wed., January 28 at 6:30 pm as she presents a set of gadgets that include original netbooks, pens to scan text for note-taking, and more. She hopes to create an awareness of the need for skills in technology across all career fields and to encourage everyone to become comfortable with technology.

The talk will run from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the library’s Meeting Room.
Registration is required for this program.
Please call the library (978-352-5728) or come in to register.

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