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What is Up at the Library?!

Registration for fall programs opens on August 25. Registration required unless otherwise noted.

Anime Club

Sundays 2-3 p.m.
Sept. 14, Oct. 12, Nov. 9

Anime and Manga fans get together to talk about favorites, watch Anime, and enjoy other fun activities.
Refreshments always served.


Genre-Ly Speaking
Monday, Sept. 22 
2-3 p.m.

Come by to talk about books of a specific genre, eat snacks, and enjoy the company of fellow readers. Pick up a bibliography bookmark in the teen section of the Library for some of the titles we’ll be talking about! Our first discussion will be on favorite reads. 


 Teen Read Week: Turn Dreams into Reality

Upcycled Pages
Monday, Oct. 13 
2-3 p.m.

Swing by the Youth Services
department as we transform
the pages of old books
into masterpieces.
No registration necessary
for this drop-in activity!

Drop by the Teen section any time during
Teen Read Week to guess the title
of the shredded book in a jar.

You can enter each time you drop by the library!
Correct answers will be eligible
for a chance to win our grand prize!


Art Club for Grownups

Saturdays 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 15 
For teens and adults

Unleash your inner artist! Come explore new techniques and hone your skills while connecting with other artists. Beginners welcome!  


October Book Challenge

Children and Teens

How many books can we read this October? Check out and read a book, then add each title to our paper chain. Stop by the library throughout October to help our chain grow!


NaNoWriMo Write-In               

Sunday, November 16 · 1:00-4:45 p.m.

Drop everything and write! Whether or not you’re working on a novel, join us for a quiet afternoon of writing and snacks. This is an all ages event.