Logan Library Happenings

Logan Library Happenings

March 5, 2020 0 By newtownpress

Library phone number (856) 241-0202.

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

FREE GED Preparation & Testing- Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Please register.

Employment Help! Resume, Interview Skills, etc.  Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

English as a Second Language (ESL) – Tutors available. Please call (856) 241-0202 or email coldt@gcls.org.

Board Games & Card Games– Thursdays, 2–4 p.m.

Socrates Café- Discussion group.  Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.–12 p.m.

Writers Group– Saturday, March 7, 10-11 a.m.

Knit & Crochet Club – Thursdays, 1-3 p.m.

Scrapbooking Project – Tuesday, March 10, 6:30 p.m.

Crafters’ Corner – Wednesdays, March 11 & 25, 1-3 p.m. Bring a craft you’re working on or learn something new.

Sewing Club – Tuesdays, March 10 & 24, 1 p.m.

Quilting Club – Tuesdays, March 17, 1 p.m.

Traditional Irish Musical Performance – Tuesday, March 10, 7 p.m.

Make & Take Fabric Spring Wreath – Thursday, March 19, 7 p.m. All supplies provided. Please register.

Composting Made Easy– Thursday, March 26, 7 p.m. Presented by Gloucester County Master Gardeners. Sponsored by the Logan Township Environmental Commission. We will be raffling a composter! Free event. All invited.

NJ Maker’s Day– Saturday, March 21, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Activities planned for children and adults- Crafts, Coding, Walking Tours, etc.

Historical Walking Tours– Logan Cemetery Tour (Union United Methodist and St. Paul’s) Saturday, March 21, 10:30 a.m. Swedesboro Cemetery Tour (Bethesda, Old St. Joseph’s and Trinity) Tuesday, March 31, 4 p.m. Please register 856-241-0202.

Book Clubs-Best Sellers Book Club: Mon., March 9, 7 p.m. The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold. Bucket List Book Club: Tues., March 24, 7 p.m. Salem’s Lot by Stephen King.

Librarian by Appointment – 1-hour assistance available for reference, job search, resume, cover letters, technology, etc. Please call for an appointment.

Youth Programs-

Storytimes: Stories, Songs & Craft provided. Themes this month include:  Read Across America, Roar like a Lion, St. Patrick’s Day, Spring and Baby Chicks.

Baby’s Way to Books – Mondays, March 9, 16, 23 & 30, 10:15–10:45 a.m. Ages 0– 2.

Toddler Time – Mondays, March 9, 16, 23 & 30, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-3.

Storytime– Fridays, March 6, 13, 20 & 27, 11-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-5.   

Music Time – Wednesdays, March 11, 18 & 25, 11–11:30 a.m. Fridays, March 6, 13, 20 & 27, 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, March 17, 6:30-7:30 p.m. All ages.  March 17 Wear your green to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.

Minecraft Club – Tuesday, March 10, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Ages 6-12. Please bring your own device with an account already set up.

Lego Night – Tuesday, March 24, 6:30–7:30 p.m. All ages. Building challenge with prizes given to all who participate.

3-Week Python Coding Series – Tuesdays, March 31, April 14 & 28, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Ages 9–14. 

NJ Makers Day – Saturday, March 21, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. All ages. We will have a craft available for children and adults, button making, introduction to coding from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. marble maze competition and a cemetery walking tour at 10:30am.  STEAM activity ideas will be available to take home.   

Homework Tutoring with Miss Gabby – Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:30pm.  English and Reading help for 6th – 12th grade.  Please call for appointment availability.   

Guitar Club – Wednesdays, 6:00-7:00pm. Free lessons provided by teen volunteer, Arjuna.  Please bring your own guitar.

GCLS Chess Club – New Day! Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. All ages; all skill levels. Beginner’s lessons available upon request from 6–6:30 p.m. Please call for registration. 

Please contact Branch Manager, Carolyn Oldt, at (856)803-5094 or coldt@gcls.org  if you would like to be our Artist of the Month and display your artwork.