Logan Library Happenings

Logan LibraryFreegal Free Music Downloads, eBooks, Hoopla, Comics and Zinio eMagazines available at www.gcls.org. Staff will happily teach you to use your new Kindle or Nook to download eBooks free at the library. Ask a Librarian 24/7 Service www.gcls.org. Stop by for your Free Library Card! Notary service available by appointment. Library phone number 856-241-0202.

Museum Pass Program- GCLS Friends of the Library has purchased museum passes available for one week checkout: Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University; Battleship New Jersey; Garden State Discovery Museum; University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; South Jersey Museum of American History and WheatonArts and Cultural Center. Please see library for details.

Dremel 3D Printer- Training and use available; see library for details. Printer and cart were purchased by the Friends of the Library GCLS.

Adult Programs

Arduino Hack Night– New Club! Thursday, Aug. 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Presented by Amanda Gallagher. Meeting the third Thursday of each month. Limited to 6.

Jane Austen Book ClubNew Program! Meeting the third Wednesday of each month. Wednesday, Aug. 19, 7-8:30 p.m. This month we will be discussing Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. Tea & shortbread cookies served. Please bring a tea cup. Registration requested.

Logan History Book ClubEmpire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History by S. C. Gwynne Monday, Aug. 17, 7 p.m. Moderated by Bennett Carlton.

Writers Group- Just Write –Wednesdays, Aug. 26, 7-8:45 p.m. Publishing quarterly!

Socrates Café Discussion Group –Thursdays, Aug. 13, 20 & 27, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Knit & Stitch– Thursdays, Aug. 13 & 27, 1-3 p.m. Supplies provided for beginners.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, Aug. 10, 17, 24 & 31, 6-8:45 p.m. All ages, all skill levels.

Fun Chess Tournament– Saturday, Aug. 8, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. All ages. Please register.

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

End of Summer Reading Superhero Training Camp Party! Friday, Aug. 7, 11 a.m. All ages. Games, prizes, crafts and make your own sundaes.

Make & Take Beach Frame Family Craft – Saturday, Aug. 15. Stop in anytime between 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. All ages.

Storytimes: Stories, Songs & Craft provided.

Baby’s Way to Books – Mondays, Aug. 10, 17, 24 & 31, 10:15–10:45 a.m. Ages birth–2 years old.

Toddler Time – Mondays, Aug. 10, 17, 24 & 31, 11-11:30 a.m. Fridays, Aug. 14, 21 & 28, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Ages 2-3 years old.

Preschool Storytime – Fridays, Aug. 14, 21 & 28, 11–11:30 a.m. Ages 4-5 years old.

Kidz Zone– Fridays, Aug. 14, 21 & 28, 11:45-12:30 p.m. Ages 6-8.

Music Time – Wednesdays, Aug. 12, 19 & 26, 11–11:30 a.m. Ages 0-5.

Summer Movie Matinee– Wednesdays, 12 p.m. All ages. Rated PG. Aug. 12 Maleficent; Aug. 19 Tinker Bell and the Legend of Neverbeast; Aug. 26 Alexander and the Very Bad Day.

Bingo Night – Tuesday, Aug. 11, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Ages 6–12. Prizes and snacks will be served.

Lego Night – Tuesday, Aug. 25, 6:30–7:30 p.m. All ages.

Minecraft Mania! – Thursday, Aug. 13, 3-4:30 p.m. Ages 6–12 years old. Bring your own device and have an account already set up. Work as teams in creative mode to complete a building challenge.

Tween Club– Mondays, 2-3 p.m. Ages 9-12. Make Your Own Operation Board- Aug. 10 Part 1; Aug. 17 Part 2.

Lettering & Journal Creating Class– 6-week series, Thursdays, Aug. 13, 1-2:30 p.m. Ages 9-17.

Teen Party on the Patio! – Tuesday, Aug. 18, 7–8:30 p.m. Ages 13–17. Please bring a beach chair for seating.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, Aug. 10, 17, 24 & 31, 6-8:45 p.m. All ages; beginners welcome; all skill levels.

Fun Chess Tournament– Saturday, Aug. 8, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. All ages. Please register.

We would love to hear from you! We are now accepting donations of video & DS game equipment & video games (rated Teen & Everyone). 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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