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Dracula performed by Northeastern Ballet Theatre
Wed. Oct. 29th 6:30pm
Board Games/Chess for Kids (10 and up)! Mon. Oct. 27th at 2:45 p.m.
This week: Monopoly!
|Join us for game afternoon in the Young
Adult room. This week: Monopoly!
For ages 10 & up.
The Americanization of Emily (1964) Movie
Mon. Oct. 27th 6:00 PM
An American comedy-drama war film written by Paddy Chayefsky, directed by Arthur Hiller. Starring James Garner, Julie Andrews, Melvyn Douglas and James Coburn. Loosely adapted from the novel of the same name by William Bradford Huie, who had been a SeaBee officer on D-Day.Discussion to follow. Contact Armida Geiger mailto:email@example.com
PJ Storytime, Tues. Oct. 28th, 6:30 p.m. - Halloween!
Wear your costume and trick-or-treat at the library!
|Join ORPP (Oyster River Parents and
Pre-schoolers) and the library for this month's PJ
Storytime. This month: Halloween! Wear
your costumes. We read stories, do fingerplays,
sing songs and make a craft. We will also trick-
or-treat at the library. Snack provided by ORPP.
All are welcome!
STORYTIMES - Halloween!
Tuesday October 28th and Thursday October 30th, 10:30 a.m.
|This week is Halloween! We read stories, do fingerplays, feltboard and a craft.|
Friends Fall Book Supersale!
October 31st and November 1st, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Don't miss The Friends' Book SUPERSALE: For sale by the book or bag upstairs in the Oyster River Room.|
Fungi "Mushrooms, Get the Facts"
Tues. Oct. 28th 6:30 PM
Fungi "Mushrooms Get the Facts"
Dr. Rick Van de Poll will present a colorfully visual, tactile and gustatory exploration of our fascinating Fifth Kingdom, the Fungi! Hosted by Durham Garden Club. All are welcome.
Contact Mary Caulfield firstname.lastname@example.org 868-2220
Friends Book Discussion
Thursday October 30th, 10:30 am
|Please join the Friends' book discussion of As I Lay Dying led by Jennifer Lee, October 30, 10:30 am.
Many copies await many readers. All are welcome. Questions? Luci Gardner 868-2390.
Adult Game Afternoon
Every Fri. - Oct. 31st 12:30 PM
Adults interested in playing games are invited to the Adult Game Afternoon held each Friday @ 12:30 PM.Bridge, Dominoes, Checkers, UNO, Scrabble…or bring your own game. Refreshments served. Contact Armida Geiger, Adult Program & Event Coordinator mailto:email@example.com
McGregor Memorial EMS Courses
Nov. 1st and Nov. 4th @ 6:00 PM
Tues. Nov. 4 McGregor EMS First Aid Course $20
Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent - Several Copies Available
Pick up a copy of Divergent from the circulation desk and read it before seeing the movie on Nov. 13th Novel Divergent by Veronica Roth. Page to Screen, movies based on books. Contact Armida Geiger firstname.lastname@example.org
Raccoon Readers (2nd-4th Grade Book Club) Tues. Nov. 4th 6:00-7:00 p.m.
This month's book is "The Dragon in the Sock Drawer" by Kate Klimo
|Join us for Raccoon Readers (2nd-4th grade book
group). We talk about the book, do puzzles, play
games and make a craft. Books are available at
the library and all are welcome!
Thursday October 30th, 3:45-4:45 pm
|Like to build with Legos? Join us for our next meeting on Thurs. Oct. 30th from 3:45 -4:45 p.m. For 1st-4th graders.
Homeschoolers Activity Hour- Magic and Halloween!
Friday, Oct. 31st at 10:30 a.m.
|Join us for stories, games, activities and a craft. This group is geared to home-schoolers, but all are welcome!|
Young Adult Writing Group (ages 10 & up) Mon. Nov. 3rd, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
|Like to write? Join our Young Adult (ages 10 & up)writing group. We do writing exercises, share your writing and add it to our library blog "Write Away".
Oyster River Knitters
Tues. Nov. 4th 7-9 PM
All levels of knitters and crocheters are welcome for a couple of hours of knitting and chatting! Contact Heather Anderson mailto:email@example.com with questions.
Free Movies for October & November
It is movie time at DPL!
The Americanization of Emily (1964 ) Oct. 27 Mon. 6:00 PM
Divergent (2014) Rated PG 13 Nov. 13 Thurs. 6:00 PM
Muppets Most Wanted! Rated PG Nov. 15 Sat. 2:00 PM
African Queen (1951) Rated PG Nov. 21 Fri. 2:00 PM.
Movies are shown in the Oyster River Room. Movie snack provided.