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Logan Library Happenings

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Library phone number (856) 241-0202.  All GCLS Libraries will be closed on Monday, Dec. 25 for Christmas.

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.

Video Streaming – Kanopy offers over 30,000 films and documentaries. Register for free with your GCLS library card!

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

GCLS Veterans Oral History Project- Calling all Veterans interested in recording their stories for future generations. Sign up today to be a part of the GCLS Oral History Project. Interviews will be scheduled Dec. 4-8. Please call 856-241-0202 for your time slot, or stop by the library for more information.

Book Clubs: Best Sellers Book Club – Wednesday, 7 p.m., Dec. 6 The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena.  Facilitated by Carolyn Oldt.

Logan History Book Club – Monday, 7 p.m., Dec. 11 Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution by Nathaniel Philbrick. Facilitated by Ben Carlton.

Bucket List Book Club– Tuesday, 7 p.m., Dec. 20 Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier. Facilitated by Lynda Harrison.

Writers GroupJust Write –Wednesday, Dec. 13, 7-8:30 p.m. Facilitated by Ben Carlton and Gabby Glocker.

Socrates Café Discussion Group –Thursdays, Dec. 7, 14, 21 & 28, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Coffee and pastries.

Scrapbooking – Wednesday, Dec. 20, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Registration required. Limited to 10. Please bring four or five 4×6 photos; paper supplies provided. Instructor: Sandi Kiley.

Sewing Club –Tuesday, Dec. 12, 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, Dec. 5 & 19, 1-3 p.m. Beginners welcome. Instruction by Sylvia Rodgers and Marva West.

Knit & Crochet Club– Thursdays, Dec. 7, 14, 21 & 28, 1-3 p.m. Instruction and supplies provided for beginners.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, Dec. 4, 11 & 18, 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:

Holiday Storytelling by Don Dougherty from Classroom Adventure Stories – Friday, Dec. 22, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Join us for interactive holiday stories and watch it snow in the library! Crafts and snacks will follow. Ages 0–5.

Make & Take Holiday Wish List Family Craft – Saturday, Dec. 2. Anytime between 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Assistance and supplies will be provided. All ages welcomed.

Card Making & Gift Wrapping – Thursday, Dec. 21. Anytime between 4–8 p.m. Stop in to make holiday cards and bring your presents to wrap. All supplies provided. All ages.

Storytimes: Stories, Songs & Craft provided.

Baby’s Way to Books – Mondays, Dec. 4, 11 & 18, 10:15 – 10:45 a.m. Ages 0– 2.

Toddler Time – Mondays, Dec. 4, 11 & 18, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-3.

Preschool Storytime– Fridays, Dec. 1, 8 & 15, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 3-5.

A New Year’s Countdown Storytime – Friday, Dec. 29, 11:30 a.m.–12 p.m. Ages 0–5.

Music Time – Wednesdays, Dec. 6, 13 & 20, 11–11:30 a.m. Fridays, Dec. 1, 8 & 15, 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, Dec. 5 & 19, 6:30-7:30 p.m. All ages. Permission slip required. On the Dec. 19, join us for our annual Howl-a-day Party! We will have crafts and snacks.

3D Printer Design Class– Wednesday, Dec. 6, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Ages 9+. Make an ornament or tree. Limited to 8. Please register.

Gingerbread House Decorating – Tuesday, Dec. 12, 4–5 p.m. Ages 6 – 12. Limited to 20; advance registration required.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting/ Make Cards for our Troops– Tuesday, Dec. 5, 6–8 p.m. Ages 13–17. New members welcomed. Stop in anytime during the two hours to make as many cards as you can to send to our service men and women. Pizza will be served.

New Teen Book Club! –  Facilitated by Gabby Glocker.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, Dec. 4, 11 & 18, 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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