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Logan Library Happenings

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Logan Library(856) 241-0202.

GCLS Museum Pass Program-           Funded by the Friends of GCLS.       One-week

checkout available with valid GCLS adult library card. Please see library for details.

Maker Studio Open! New Equipment! Mac PC, microphone & keyboard, VCR to DVD converter, DVD copying system…technology, Legos, art projects and more all available during regular library hours. Maker Agreement required.

Adult Programs- Please register for programs at 856-241-0202 or www.gcls.org (events).

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

The Shannachie of Glendunbun Ballybeg: Traditional Celtic Tales   Thursday, March 9, 7 p.m. This program is funded by the Horizons Speakers Bureau of the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Presented by        David Emerson of History on the Hoof.

Irish Harpist    – Thursday, March 16, 7 p.m. Richmond Carlton will perform traditional Irish music.

NJ Makers Day – Saturday, March 25, 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Stop in to see our Maker Studio, 3D printer demonstrations, adult & kids’ crafts, light refreshments & more.

Everything Orchids – Thursday, March 30, 7 p.m. Author presentation by Barb Schmidt,  Orchid Care: For the Beginner. Presentation sponsored by the Friends of GCLS. Books available for purchase and signing. Great gift idea.

Logan History Book Club – Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington 1848-1868 by Cokie Roberts, Monday, March13, 7 p.m. Facilitated by Ben Carlton.

Victorian Literature Club – Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Wednesday, March 15, 7 p.m.   Bring your favorite tea cup and enjoy a cup of tea and shortbread cookies. Facilitated by Ben Carlton.

Writers Group – Just Write –Wednesday, March 8 & 22, 7-8:30 p.m.

Socrates Café Discussion Group – Thursdays, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Coffee and pastries.

Scrapbooking  – Wednesday, March 22, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Registration required. Limited to 10. Please bring 4 or 5 4×6 photos; paper supplies provided. Instructor: Sandi Kiley.

Spring Craft – Thursday, March 23, 7 p.m. Limited to 24.

Calligraphy – Copperplate to Modern Script  – Saturday, 11 a.m. March 11. Please register at 241-0202.

Knit & Crochet Club – Thursdays, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 1-3 p.m. Supplies provided for beginners.

GCLS Chess Club – Mondays, Mar. 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6:30-8:30 p.m. All ages. All skill levels.

Adult Games Day- Thursdays, 2-4 p.m. A variety of games played: board, dice, cards, more.

5-Week Computer Class- Session 2 March 27-April 27, Monday – Thursday, 12-3 p.m. Please call 241-0202 to register.

Technology: 3D Printer Certification available by appointment. Call 856-241-0202.

3D Dremel Printer Open Lab – Wednesdays, 3-8 p.m; Saturday March 4, 10:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Ages 9 – Adults. Maker agreement required.

One-on-One Computer Classes- 1-hour Instruction: Basic Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, Google Drive, Ancestry.com and email. Please call for an appointment.

Librarian by Appointment – 1-hour assistance available for reference, job search, resume, cover letters, etc. Please call for an appointment.

Universal Class- Learn something new! Over 500 online continuing education courses available to GCLS cardholders. http://www.gcls.org/universalclass

Youth Programs

Read Across America Celebration – Thursday, March 2, 6:30 p.m. Magician, Chad Juros, will present a family friendly magic and comedy show. Snacks will be served.

NJ Makers Day – Saturday, March 25. Any time between 10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Our Maker Studio will be open; See demonstrations with our 3D Printer, Makey Makey, and snap circuits.  Make a free button and paint a bird house. Light refreshments served.

Make & Take Spring Family Craft – Saturday, March 18. Any time between 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. All ages.

Storytimes: Stories, songs & craft provided.

Baby’s Way to Books – Mondays, March 6, 13, 20 & 27, 10:15–10:45 a.m. Ages 0–2 years old.

Toddler Time  – Mondays, March 6, 13, 20 & 27, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-3 years old.

Preschool Storytime    – Fridays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 3-5 years old.

Music Time – Wednesdays, March 8, 15, 22, 11–11:30 a.m. and Fridays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Ages 0-5.

FURever as Friends – Read to the dogs. Tuesdays, March 7 & 21, 6:30-7:30 p.m. All ages. Permission slip required.

Lego Night      – Tuesday, March 28, 6:30–7:30 p.m. All ages.

Minecraft Club – Tuesday, March 14, 4-5 p.m. Ages 6-12. Please bring your own device.

Coding Club   -Thursday March 30, 4-5 p.m. Ages 8+. Please register; limit of 6.

Intro to 3D Printer Design      – Saturday March 11, 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Ages 9+. Please register; limit of 6.

Open Lab 3D Printer  – Wednesdays, March 8, 15, 22 & 29, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday March 4,10:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Ages 9 – adults. Parent permission slip required for minors. Maker Agreement required.

Teen Soap Making – Tuesday, March 14, 7–8 p.m.  Ages 13 – 17. Please register in advance.

Teen Advisory Board -Tuesday, March 14, 8-8:30 p.m. Ages 13 – 17.

GCLS Chess Club – Mondays, Mar. 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6:30-8:30 p.m. All ages; all skill levels.

**Teens interested in volunteering at the library can stop in or call 856-803-5096 for more information.**

Please call branch manager, Carolyn Oldt, at the Logan Library with your program & purchase ideas (856) 241-0202 or email coldt@gcls.org          .

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