Logan Library Happenings

Logan Library3Freegal 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. Notary service available by appointment. Library phone number (856) 241-0202.

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

Passes available: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University; Gloucester County Historical Society; Battleship New Jersey; The South Jersey Museum of American History; Garden State Discovery Museum; University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. One-week checkout available with valid GCLS adult library card. 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- Please register for programs at 856-241-0202 or www.gcls.org (events).

Special Programs:

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration- Irish Harpist– Richmond Carlton. Thursday, March 17, 7p.m.

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

3D Dremel Printer Open Lab – Tuesdays, March 8, 15 & 29, 3-8 p.m.; March 22, 5-8 p.m.  Saturdays, March 5, 12 & 26, 10:30 a.m – 1 p.m. Ages 9 – Adults. Parent permission slip required for minors.

NJ Makers Day – Saturday, March 19. Stop in anytime between 10 a.m.–1:30 p.m. to see a demonstration of our 3D printer and check out our new Maker Studio which will officially be open for patrons to use during library hours. Light refreshments will be served.

Logan History Book ClubWhat it is Like to Go to War by Karl Marlantes.  Monday, March 14, 7 – 8:30 p.m. Books available at front desk.

Writers Group- Just Write –Wednesdays, March 9 & 23, 7-8:45 p.m. Publishing quarterly.

Socrates Café Discussion Group –Thursdays, March 10, 17, 24 & 31, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Scrapbooking – Tuesday, March 22, 6:30-8 p.m. Registration required. Limited to 25. Please bring 4 or 5 4×6 photos; paper supplies provided. Instructor: Sandi Kiley.

Paint Night – Make & Take Painting Project- Thursday, March 24, 6:30 p.m. Limited to 24.

Adult Coloring Program – Thursday, March 31, 7 p.m. Supplies provided.

Knit & Stitch– Thursdays, March 10, 17, 24 & 31, 1-3 p.m. Supplies provided for beginners.

Mah Jongg Instruction – Tuesdays, March 8, 7 – 8:30 p.m. Please register; limited to 8.

Fun Chess Tournament– Saturday, March 26, 10-1:30 p.m. Everyone Welcome! Registration requested.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, March 7, 14, 21, & 28, 6-8:45 p.m. All ages; all skill levels.

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

Family Make & Take Easter Wreath – Saturday, March 12. Stop in anytime between 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. All ages.

NJ Makers Day – Saturday, March 19. Stop in anytime between 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. to see a demonstration of our 3D printer and check out our new Maker Studio which will officially be open for patrons to use during library hours. Light refreshments will be served.

Egg Hunt & Bunny Visit – Monday, March 21, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Ages 0 – 5. Join us for an egg hunt in the library. Don’t forget a basket for your eggs and a camera for a picture with the Easter Bunny.

Storytimes: Stories, Songs & Craft provided.

Baby’s Way to Books – Mondays, March 7, 14 & 28, 10:15 – 10:45 a.m. Ages 0– 2 years old.

Toddler Time – Mondays, March 7, 14 & 28, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-3 years old.

Preschool Storytime- Fridays, March 4, 11, & 18, 11 – 11:30 a.m. Ages 2-5 years old.

Preschool Storytime – Friday, March 25, 10:30 – 11 a.m. Ages 2-5 years old.

Music Time – Wednesdays, March 9, 16, 23 & 30, 11 – 11:30 a.m. and Fridays, March 4, 11 & 18, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Ages 0-5.

FURever as Friends Reading Program – Tuesdays, March 15, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Please sign up for 10-minute time slot. One-time permission slip required.

Lego Night – Tuesday, March 29, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. All ages.

Open Lab 3D Printer – Tuesdays, March 8, 15 & 29, 3-8 p.m.; March 22, 5 – 8 p.m. Saturdays, March 5, 12, & 26, 10:30 – 1 p.m.  Ages 9+.  Parental permission required.

Intro to Tinker Cad – Saturday, March 5, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Ages 9 – 12.  Registration required; limited to 6.

Minecraft Club – Thursday, March 10, 4-5 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.

Coding Club – Thursday, March 17, 4-5 p.m. Ages 8-12. Registration required; limited to 6.

Teen Make & Take Painting a Ceramic Mug – Tuesday, March 8, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Ages 13 – 17.

Teen Advisory Board – Tuesday, March 8, 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Ages 13 – 17. Help plan programs for the upcoming year.

Teen Anime Club – Wednesday, March 16, 6:30 – 8 p.m. Ages 13 – 17. Advance registration appreciated.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, March 7, 14, 21 & 28, 6-8:45pm. All ages; instruction available to beginners; all skill levels.

We would love to hear from you! We are now accepting donations of DVDs & 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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