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Logan Library Happenings

October 5, 2017 12:01 am0 commentsViews: 2

Library phone number (856) 241-0202.  All GCLS Libraries will be closed on Friday, Oct. 6 for a Staff Development Day.  Stop by our table at Logan Day Oct. 7 and enter a chance at our raffle! 

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.

Sculptureworks Exhibit – Stop by the library and enjoy our exhibit of bronze sculptures from artists across the country.

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

The Bride and the Monster: Lightning Strikes Twice! – A theatrical performance by Kate & Richard Butler.  Thursday, 10/19 7pm. Please register.

Author Visit: The Eve of Darkness by KC Loesener – Wednesday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m. Discussion of writing/publishing process and book signing. Sponsored by the Friends of GCLS.

Book Clubs: Best Sellers Book Club – Wednesday, 7 p.m., Oct. 4, The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain.  Facilitated by Carolyn Oldt.

Logan History Book Club – Monday, 7 p.m., Oct. 9, Ghost Soldiers: The Forgotten Epic Story of WWII’s Most Dramatic Mission by Hampton Sides. Facilitated by Ben Carlton.

Bucket List Book Club– Tuesday, 7 p.m., Oct. 24, Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley. Facilitated by Lynda Harrison.

Writers GroupJust Write –Wednesday, Oct. 25, 7-8:30 p.m. Facilitated by Ben Carlton.

Socrates Café Discussion Group –Thursdays, Oct. 5, 12, 19 & 26, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Coffee and pastries.

Halloween Lantern Craft – Thursday, Oct. 12, 7 p.m. Please register; limited to 24.

Scrapbooking – Wednesday, Oct. 18, 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.

Sewing Club –Tuesdays, Oct. 10 & 24, 1-3 p.m. Please bring your working sewing machine and instruction booklet if you have one, or use the library’s machines. Instruction by Marva West and Sylvia Rodgers.  Please register.

Quilters’ Club – Tuesdays, Oct. 17, 1-3 p.m. Beginners welcome. Instruction by Sylvia Rodgers and Marva West.

Knit & Crochet Club– Thursdays, Oct. 5, 12, 19 & 26, 1-3 p.m. Instruction and supplies provided for beginners.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, Oct. 9, 16, 23 & 30, 6:30-8:30 p.m. All ages; all skill levels.

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

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

Special Events:

Stop by our table at Logan Day 10/7 and enter a chance at our raffle!

Animal Heroes presented by Aquatic Sciences of Adventure Aquarium – Monday, Oct. 9, 11-11:45 a.m. All ages. Audience will meet locally endangered animals and learn what they can do to help conserve their habitats.

Make & Take Halloween Canvas Family Craft – Saturday, Oct. 21.  Anytime between 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Assistance and supplies will be provided.  All Ages welcomed.

Costume Party Storytime – Friday, Oct. 27, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Ages 0 – 5. Stories, songs, games, crafts and treats will be provided.  Advance registration appreciated. 

Storytimes: Stories, songs & craft provided.

Baby’s Way to Books – Mondays, Oct. 16 & 23, 10:15–10:45 a.m. Ages 0– 2.

Toddler Time – Mondays, Oct. 16 & 23, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-3.

Preschool Storytime– Fridays, Oct. 13 & 20, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 3-5.

Halloween Storytime – Monday, Oct. 30, 10:30–11 a.m. Ages 0-5. 

Music Time – Wednesdays, Oct. 11, 18 & 25, 11–11:30 a.m. Fridays, Oct. 13 & 20, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Ages 0-5.

FURever as Friends – Practice and enhance your reading skills and fluency by reading aloud to our furry friends. Tuesday, Oct. 17, 6:30-7:30 p.m. All Ages. Permission slip required. On Oct. 17 we will have a costume Howl-a-Ween party.

Pumpkin Decorating Contest – Tuesday, Oct. 24, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Ages 6 – 12. Advance registration required; limited to 20.

3D Printer Design Class – Wednesday, Oct. 18, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Ages 9+. Registration required; limited to 8.  Receive a ticket for a free 3D print job for attending this class!

Teen Fall Scent Soap Making – Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7–7:45 p.m. Ages 13 – 17. Registration requested.

Teen Advisory Meeting – Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7:45–8:30 p.m. Ages 13 – 17. New members welcomed.

New Teen Book Club! – Thursday, Oct. 26, 7–8 p.m. Ages 13–17. We will be discussing Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J.K. Rowling. Copies of the book are available to be checked out at the library.  Facilitated by Gabby Glocker.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, Oct. 9, 16, 23 & 30, 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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