Weekly Emails


Each Monday the director sends out an email with information on what is happening at the library, along with a list of new books added to the collection in the past week.  Most patrons of the library are signed up to receive the emails.  If you do not receive the email please subscribe below.


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Email from October 19, 2020

This Week:
Every Monday & Wednesday at 1:00p - Geri-Fit 
Monday, Oct. 19 - 2:00p Book Club
Monday, Oct. 19 - NO Book Chat 'n Chew today
Every Tuesday at 1:30p - Tuesday Quilters
Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 10:15a - Facebook Live Story Books

Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 2:00p - Mask Making
Every Thursday at 10:30a - Cribbage

Next Week:
Every Monday & Wednesday at 1:00p - Geri-Fit
Monday, October 26 at 2:00p - Adult Bingo
Monday, October 26 from 3:30-6:00p - Makerspace Open Crafting
Monday, October 26 at 5:30p - PenPals!
Every Tuesday at 1:30p - Tuesday Quilters
Every Wednesday at 10:15a - Facebook Live Story Books

Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 2:00p - Outside the Lines Adult Coloring
Every Thursday at 10:30a - Cribbage 

NEW WEB PAGE:  We have been designing a new website using the software provided by the State Library.  Take a look and let me know if there is something you would like added that you would find helpful.

MAKERSPACE OPEN CRAFTING:  Let your creative juices flow, join us the last Monday of each month between the hours of 3:30 and 6:00p.  The Talen Community Room will be set up with our craft machines, sewing machines along with craft, art and sewing supplies.  Come and Craft!

FACEBOOK LIVE CARDMAKING WITH JOAN:  We had our first session of facebook live cardmaking with Joan Schafer this past week.  It went very well and Joan is planning on making a card, while sharing tips and techniques, again next month, on Wednesday, November 18 at 2:00p.  You may view the recorded video from last Wednesday on facebook, or on our webpage.

FACEBOOK LIVE YOU DECIDE:  Your favorite 'You Decide' cooks, Laurie and Rosanne will be hosting a Facebook Live event on Wed. Nov. 4 at 2:30p.  The Yam or the Sweet Potato, Pumpkin Pie from a can or from a pumpkin.  You Decide - although you actually will be watching us decide.

Email from October 12, 2020:


This Week:
Monday & Wednesday at 1:00p - Geri-Fit in the Kupka Cultural Center
Monday - 5:30p - PenPals! in the Talen Community Room

Tuesday Quilters - 1:30p in the Talen Community Room
Wednesday - 10:30a - Facebook Live - Virtual Storytime with Laurie
Wednesday - 11:30a - Scones & Tomes in the Carnegie Cafe
Wednesday - 2:00p - Joan Schafer Facebook Live - virtual card making
Thursday at 10:30a - Cribbage in the Carnegie Cafe

Next Week:
Every Monday & Wednesday at 1:00p - Geri-Fit
Monday, Oct. 19 - 2:00p Book Club
Monday, Oct. 19 - 5:30p Book Chat 'n Chew
Every Tuesday at 1:30p - Tuesday Quilters

Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 2:00p - Mask Making
Every Thursday at 10:30a - Cribbage

STORYTIME:  We had hoped to start in person Story Time this month, but have decided to wait a bit longer.  Join Miss Laurie at 10:15am for a Facebook live story each Wednesday at 10:15 a.m.  If you don't have facebook, you can view it on our webpage as soon as it is posted after the live event.

VIRTUAL CARD MAKING:  We are trying something new for Adult Crafts this week.  Joan Schafer our card making guru will lead a session on Facebook Live at 2:00pm this Wednesday. The event will be posted on our facebook page after the event, if you don't catch it live.

GERI-FIT:  Geri-fit is up and running strong.  While we have over 20 people registered, our average attendance is 11-12, so there is almost always room for people to join us.  We meet at 1:00pm every Monday and Wednesday, you need to bring light weights (suggested - 2 pounds,) a stretch band and your own water bottle.

Non Fiction:
Didn't See that Coming: Putting Life Back Together when Your World Falls Apart by Rachel Hollis
101 Ways to Go Zero Waste by Kathryn Kellog
New World Sourdough by Bryan Ford
The Daughters of Yalta: The Churchills, Roosevelts and Harrimans: A Story of Love and War by Catherine Grace Katz

Christmas Cupcake Murder / #27 Hannah Swensen Series by Joanne Fluke
Quilters of the Door by Ann Hazelwood
The Brightest Star by Fern Michaels
The Gift of Family by Mary Alice Monroe
The Return by Nicholas Sparks

Inspirational Fiction:
Point of Danger by Irene Hannon
An Ivy Hill Christmas by Julie Klassen
The Price of Valor / #3 Global Search and Rescue Series by Susan May Warren

Large Print Fiction:
The Coast-to-Coast Murders by James Patterson
The Return by Nicolas Sparks
Breakfast at the Honey Creek Cafe by Jodi Thomas

Junior Fiction & Non Fiction:
Fly Guy & Fly Girl: Night Fright by Tedd Arnold
Pinkalicious and the Pinkettes by Victoria Kann
Bunheads by Misty Copeland
The Chicken Who Couldn't by Jan Thomas
Predator's: The World's Deadliest Animals by Paula Hammond
She Persisted in Sports: American Olympians who Changed the Game by Chelsea Clinton
Take the Plunge / #2 Investigators Series by John Green