NOVEMBER HAPPENINGS

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

The library will be closed

Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov 24


 

RAFFLE BASKETS AND WREATHS

Raffle to benefit the Milton Library is happening now!  Come in to the library to check out the overflowing baskets, lottery wreath and ornamental wreath.  Drawing will be Sunday, December 3, at our Annual Tree Lighting celebration.

1.  Be Our Guest — A lovely basket providing for instant holiday cheer — simply add guests and serve — Benmarl Proprietor’s Reserve 2014 an Fjord Albarino (2016 Best White Wine in HV), Various spreads and toppings plus an assortment of sweet treats.  Plus a $25 gift certificate to the Raccoon Saloon and a Spa Day & Dinner for two at Buttermilk Falls valued at $400!

2.  Comfy Cozy — A straw storage basket packed with gifts, perfect for pampering you inside & out — Slippers (knitted by Tim Lawton) and a throw, pillow and t-shirt with library logo (donated by Joe Caserto) will warm you up along with tea in a mug or wine (Nostrano) in a glass — Cookies and candies and jigsaw puzzle — Hair products, lotions, oils and candles (courtesy of Kelli Messina Butwell, SOS and Beacon Bee).  Plus a $50 gift certificate to The Studio at Stephanie’s!

3.  Child’s Play — A Mega Bloks First Builders Block Wagon overflowing with positive play — Arts & Crafts, Games & Puzzles, Lego Starter Kit, Gina’s Sing-a-long CD (our Music & Movement teacher), Books, of course, including Dream Along with Me by Linda LaPolla, The Mitten by Jan Brett, A Loud Winter’s Nap by Katy Hudson.  Plus a $75 gift card to Barnes and Noble!

4.  Lottery Wreath — $100 in Lottery Tickets

5.  Wreath — Ornamental Wreath made by Marge Wrage

 

 

 

Coming in December!

Explore Interests

ART ESCAPE

Wednesdays, 12:00 to 2:00 pm Ongoing

All welcome!  Come join us for creative endeavors in a supportive and friendly atmosphere.  Bring your art projects.

 

KNITTING GROUP

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.

 

COMPUTER HELP

Mondays/Thursdays, 6:00 to 8:00Ongoing

Jessica Cohen, library staff, helps you with Internet, Facebook, E-mail, Word-processing and other computer basics.  Sign up for a half-hour consultation.

 

 

WRITERS’ GROUP

Last Friday of the Month, 6:00 to 7:00 pm – Ongoing

Exercise your writing muscle!  Group encouragement and close readings in a constructive environment.

 

ANIME CLUB

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

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

 

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DECEMBER 6 / BOOK LOVERS’ CLUB

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

Next by Michael Crichton, is a 2006 techno-thriller.   Next takes place in the present world, where both the government and private investors spend billions of dollars every year on genetic research.

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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.