Logan Library Happenings

Logan LibraryFree Downloadable items: Music, eBooks, Hoopla, Comics and Zinio & Flipster eMagazines available at www.gcls.org. Staff will happily teach you how to use your 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. One-week checkout available with valid GCLS adult library card. Passes available: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University; Gloucester County Historical Society; Battleship New Jersey; The South Jersey Museum of American History; Camden’s Children’s Garden; Garden State Discovery Museum; Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center; University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. 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.

Maker Studio Open!  Technology, Legos, Art projects and more all available during regular library hours.

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

Special Programs:

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

3D Dremel Printer Open Lab – Tuesdays, June 7, 14, 21 & 28, 3-8 p.m.; June 21, 5-8 p.m. Saturdays, June 11 & 25, 10:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Ages 9 – Adults. Parent permission slip required for minors.

Logan History Book ClubRevolutionary Summer: Birth of American Independence by Joseph J. Ellis. Monday, June 13, 7–8:30 p.m. Books available at front desk. Facilitated by Ben Carlton.

Yoga w/ Osha Ray– 6-Week Series, Tuesdays, June 28- Aug 2, 10:30 a.m. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat or towel to work off.  Beginners Welcome. Please Register.

Photography Club– Thursday, June 23, 7-8:30 p.m. Please bring printed photos or a flash drive with photos for critique and discussion. All skill levels welcome. Please Register. Facilitated by Kathy Waterman, Freelance Photographer.

Writers Group- Just Write –Wednesdays, June 8 & 22, 7-8:45 p.m. David Warren author of Jest, Replica & Frostbite will be discussing writing and publishing at the June 8 meeting.  Publishing quarterly.

Socrates Café Discussion Group –Thursdays, June 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Scrapbooking – Tuesday, June 28, 6:30-8 p.m. Registration required. Limited to 25. Please bring four or five 4×6 photos; paper supplies provided.  Instructor: Sandi Kiley.

Jam Making Demonstration– Learn to make homemade jam. Thursday, June 16, 7 p.m.

Make & Take Programs Anklet or Bracelet Thursday, June 9, 7 p.m. Patriotic Craft Thursday, June 30, 7 p.m. Limited to 24.

Calligraphy: Copperplate to Modern Script- 6-Weeks, Tuesdays, June 28-Aug 2, 6:30 p.m. Please Register. Limited to 24.

Knit & Crochet Club– Thursdays, June 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 1-3 p.m. Supplies provided for beginners.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, June 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6-8:45 p.m. Lessons June 27-Aug 1, 6-6:30 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

Summer Reading Sign-ups begin Saturday, June 25. All ages!

Summer Reading Kickoff: Brian Richards’ Magic Show– Monday, June 27, 11 a.m. All ages.

Make & Take Personalized Beach Bucket– Saturday, June 4. Anytime between 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. All ages.  Supplies limited to 30.

Donuts with Dad– Saturday, June 18, 10:30-11:30 a.m. All ages. Advance registration required; limited to 36.

Storytimes: Stories, Songs & Craft provided.

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

Toddler Time – Mondays, June 6, 13 & 20, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-3 years old.

Preschool Storytime- Fridays, June 3, 10, 17 & 24, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 3-5 years old.

Music Time – Wednesdays, June 8, 15, 22 & 29, 11–11:30 a.m. and Fridays, June 3, 10, 17 & 24, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Ages 0-5.

FURever as Friends Reading Program – Tuesdays, June 7 & 21, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Please sign up for 10-minute time slot. One-time permission slip required.

Lego Night – Tuesday, June 14, 6:30–7:30 p.m. All ages.

Library Scavenger Hunt– Tuesday, June 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Ages 5-12.

Good Morning Yoga– 6-week Series. Wednesdays, June 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27 & Aug. 3, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Ages 2-5. Please bring a mat or towel and water.

Summer Movie MatineeInside Out rated PG. Wednesday, June 29, 12-1:45 p.m. Can bring snacks and a blanket for seating.

Kidz Zone– Thursday, June 30, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Ages 6-8. Crafts, Games and Snacks provided.  Advance registration appreciated.

Create a 3D Printer project – Thursday, June 2, 4–5 p.m. Ages 9 and up. Registration required; limited to 6.

Open Lab 3D Printer Tuesdays, June 7, 14, 29, 3-8 p.m.; June 21, 5-8 p.m. Saturdays, June 11 & June 25, 10:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Ages 9–Adults. Parent permission slip required for minors.

Minecraft Club – Thursday, June 9, 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, June 16, 4-5 p.m. Ages 8 and up. Registration required; limited to 6.

Make & Take Puzzle Piece Canvas– Monday, June 27, 2-3 p.m. Ages 9-17.

Teen Volunteer Meeting – Tuesday, June 7, 6:30-8 p.m. Ages 13–17. Help plan programs for the upcoming year.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting – Tuesday, June 14, 7:30–8:30 p.m. Ages 13–17. Help plan programs for the upcoming year.

Teen Anime Club – Saturday, June 18, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Ages 13–17.

GCLS Chess Club- Mondays, June 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6-8:45 p.m. All ages; instruction available to beginners; all skill levels.

We are now accepting donations of craft supplies for our Maker Studio and maker programs.  We would love to hear from you!  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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