FALL PROGRAMS

The Sarah Hull Hallock Free Library is proud to present two new programs this fall!   There is space available so please call or come in to register.Picture5Picture6

 

 

Early Literacy and Pre-Schoolers

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TINY TOTS STORY TIME

Ten Mondays (New Day!), 10:30to 11:30 am September 26  October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31  November 7, 14, 21, 28

Ages 18 months and up with adult.  Instructor:  Barbara Lafayette

 

 

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Eight Tuesdays, 10:00 to 10:45 pm Ages 18 months to 3 years (flexible)

Eight Tuesdays, 11:15 to noon – Ages 3 to 5 years

September 27  October 4, 11, 18, 25  November 1, 8, 15

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Cultivate Creativity

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Ten Mondays, 4:00 to 5:00 pmGrades 1 through 5 – September 26  October 3, 10, 17, 24  November 7, 14, 21, 28                          

Instructors:  Jessica Cohen and Barbara Lafayette

 

POTTERimagesY WORKSHOP

Six Tuesdays, 4:00 to 5:00 pm Grades 3 through 5 (Registration Required) – September 27  October 11, 18, 25  November 1, 8

                                      Instructor:  Virginia Lena-Murphy, Mountain View Pottery

 

COSTUME STUDIO

Five Fridays, 4:00 to 5:00 pm – Grades K through 5 – September 30  October 7, 14, 21, 28images

Create one-of-a-kind costumes from repurposed objects and your imagination; model them in the Library’s Main Street Halloween Parade! 

Instructor:  Jessica Cohen

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Explore Interests

 

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Cooking Schedule

10/6 — Bring Appetizers (Josephine Zunno, demonstrator)

10/20 — Desserts with Seasonal Fruit

11/3 — Breakfast Dishes

11/17 — Soup

12/1 — Casseroles

12/15 — Holiday Side Dishes

 

 

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Mondays, 6:00 to 8:00 pm – Teens and Adults

One-on-One Tutorials:  September 26  October 3, 17, 24  November 7, 21, 28  December 5

 Sign up for a half-hour consultation at the circulation desk.  Instructor:  Jessica Cohen

Small Class Instruction:  October 10 (Figuring Out Facebook)  November 14 (Shopping Online: Amazon and beyond)  December 12 (New Year, Better Resume)

Register for small group instruction on a single process or application.   Instructor:  Jessica Cohen

 

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MAH JONGG

Five Wednesdays, 12:30 – 2:30 pm September 21, 28  October 5, 12, 19

Play Mah Jongg at the library.  Free play with some guidance available (but not formal lessons).  Seats limited; registration required.   Facilitator:  Laurel Coccio

 

KNITTING GROUP

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Wednesdays, 3:00 to 5:00 pm – Ongoing

Adults and teens, beginners welcome!  Knit hats, mittens and more for charities, or work on your own project.  Share expertise.  Some instruction available.  Bring your needles.

 

bookClubBOOK LOVERS’ CLUB

1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 6:00 to 7:00 Ongoing

Do you love reading and sharing books?  Join fellow bibliophiles in exploring a number of genres — fiction and non-fiction.  Check this webpage for the current book selection and special author visits.

 

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POTTERY WORKSHOP

Six Saturdays, 12:00 to 1:30 pm October 1, 15, 22, 29  November 5, 12

For Teens and Adults.  Learn basic techniques of building and glazing.  Registration required.  Instructor:  Virginia Lena-Murphy, Mountain View Pottery

 

ANIME CLUB

1st and 3rd Saturdays, 2:15 pm – Ongoing

Age 13 and older.  Anime, manga, cosplay and more.

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OCTOBER 5 / BOOK LOVERS’ CLUB

Do you lov518fgo8wyl-_sx312_bo1204203200_e reading and sharing books?  Join fellow bibliophiles in exploring a number of genres — fiction and non-fiction.

 The Grown Up, is Gillian Flynn’s Edgar Award-winning homage to the classic ghost story, published for the first time as a standalone.  A canny young woman is struggling to survive by perpetrating various levels of mostly harmless fraud.

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eBooks for Kids!

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids.

Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s section of the physical library has its own place, the same experience is now available in the digital collection for kids eBooks and audiobooks. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check out the Kid’s eReading Room.

Job & Career Help

Online access to help with finding a job, templates & tips for writing a resume & cover letter, interviewing tips, test preparation & more.

Learn a foreign language fast!

Looking for fun, interactive language lessons? Lessons available in over 30  languages !

TumbleBooks!

A collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) TumblePuzzles, and TumbleQuizzes, as well as TumbleResources for teachers.

Need to repair your car?

Wondering if your car has a recall? Get the full Chilton Manual for any car through our website! With your library card you get anytime, anywhere access for every domestic and foreign automobile and light truck.