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Logan Library Happenings

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Library phone number (856) 241-0202.  All GCLS Libraries will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10 for Veterans Day and Thursday, Nov. 23 for Thanksgiving.

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).

Veterans Day Continental Breakfast & Program – Thursday, Nov. 9, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Please register.

Native American-Style Flute Performance – Thursday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m. Musical performance by Brian Evancho. Hand-crafted flutes by Brian will be available for sale after the performance. Sponsored by the Friends of GCLS.

Winter Holiday Festival – Thursday, Nov. 30, 6:30-8 p.m. Holiday caroling, tree lighting, Santa Claus visit, children’s & adult crafts, cookies and drinks, too! Sponsored by the Logan Township Beautification Committee.

Logan History Book Club – Monday, 7pm, Nov. 13, The Boxer Rebellion: The Dramatic Story of China’s War on Foreigners That Shook the World in the Summer of 1900 by Diana Preston. Facilitated by Ben Carlton.

Bucket List Book Club– Tuesday, 7 p.m., Nov.28, Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace. Facilitated by Lynda Harrison.

Writers GroupJust Write –Wednesday, Nov. 8, 7-8:30 p.m. Facilitated by Ben Carlton & Gabby Glocker.

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

Scrapbooking – Wednesday, Nov. 15, 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, Nov. 14 & 28, 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, Nov. 7 & 21, 1-3 p.m. Beginners welcome. Instruction by Sylvia Rodgers and Marva West.

Knit & Crochet Club– Thursdays, Nov. 2, 9, 16 & 30, 1-3 p.m. Instruction and supplies provided for beginners.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, Nov. 6, 13, 20 & 27, 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.

Career Connections Navigator– available for one-on-one assistance; please make 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:

Winter Holiday Festival – Thursday, Nov. 30, 6:30-8 p.m. Holiday caroling, tree lighting, Santa Claus visit, children’s & adult crafts, cookies and hot cocoa! Sponsored by the Logan Township Beautification Committee.

Make & Take Turkey Windsock Family Craft – Saturday, Nov. 4.  Anytime between 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Assistance and supplies will be provided. All Ages welcomed.

Native American-Style Flute Performance – Thursday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m. All ages-Family event. Musical Performance by Brian Evancho.  Hand-crafted flutes by Brian will be available for sale after the performance.  Sponsored by the Friends of GCLS.

Storytimes: Stories, Songs & Craft provided.

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

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

Preschool Storytime– Fridays, Nov. 3 & 17, 11-11:30 a.m.  Ages 3-5.

Music Time – Wednesdays, Nov. 8, 15, 22 & 29, 11–11:30 a.m. Fridays, Nov. 3 & 17, 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, Nov. 7 & 21, 6:30-7:30 p.m. All ages. Permission slip required.

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

3D Printer Design Class– Wednesday, Nov. 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Ages 9+. Make a Turkey. Limited to 8. Please register.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting – Tuesday, Nov. 14, 7–8:30 p.m. Ages 13–17. New members welcomed.

New Teen Book Club! – Thursday, Nov. 29, 7–8 p.m. Ages 13 – 17. This month’s title Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver is available at the front desk of the library. Facilitated by Gabby Glocker.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, Nov. 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 if you would like to be our Artist of the Month and display your art work or if you have a collection for our locking glass case (856) 241-0202 or email coldt@gcls.org.

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