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    Library Events

    Book Discussion Group
    Jefferson Room

    If you are a reader and like to talk about the books you've read, you'll enjoy the Library's book discussions. The Adult Book Discussion Group normally meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M. in the Jefferson Room. The Library tries to have sufficient copies of the books chosen available for anyone who needs to borrow one. View the 2014 selections.

    The January 2015 selection is:
    Still Life by Louise Penny. If you have already read this title, please select any other title by Louise Penny as the discussion will focus on her writing.


    Monday Night Movies @ the Library
    Slater Room

    Set aside Monday evenings for a visit to the library and a free evening's entertainment in the Slater Room of the Warren Public Library, eating popcorn, and watching a movie on the large screen television set. Monday Night Movies, a program for adult audiences (some of the movies may have a PG rating - teens with parental permission are welcome to attend) happens every Monday at 5:30 p.m. Check the library calendar on the library's home page to see the title of the movie. The Library's movie license does not permit advertising the titles of the movies outside the Library, but additional information about the films is available in the Library or by calling 723-4650.

    All movies are free of charge and do not require pre-registration.


    Kindle Fire and ebooks
    Beckley Lab

    This class is directed at people who have a registered Kindle Fire and need assistance downloading ebooks and audiobooks from the Warren Public Library digital collection. Sessions will be offered at 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 6, 2015.  Please be prompt as the classes will begin at the designated time. Preregistration is mandatory. Stop in the library to register for the session of your choice. A $5.00 deposit must be paid at the time of registration. This money will be refunded at the class. There will be no refunds issued to individuals who do not attend the class. Individuals who have NOT preregistered will not be able to attend a class.
    Prior to the class registered participants must: have fully charged their Kindle Fire; have an active fine  free/bill free card from any public library in Warren County; have registered their Kindle Fire with Amazon; have an Amazon account. Time will not be allotted in class to perform any of the above tasks.
    This class will instruct individuals in downloading ebooks and audiobooks from the OverDrive collection. This class will not serve as an instruction class for the overall operation of the Kindle Fire. Watch for upcoming programs focusing on other ereaders/tablets.


    Adult Winter Reading Program

    The details of the 2015 event will be posted soon!

     


    Writer's Group
    Jefferson Room

    The Warren Public Library is offering an opportunity for writers to receive feedback and support in their writing. This group is a non-instructor led opportunity for individuals to spend time writing in the company of fellow authors and sharing and critiquing their work and the works of others. The group will meet on the third Wednesday of each month in the Jefferson Room in the basement of the Library. The format for the group will be as follows: each individual will spend from 6-7 p.m. writing; the 7-8 p.m. time slot will be spent sharing writing and seeking support and assistance from their fellow writers. New volunteers moderators will be selected from within the group each month. This group is open to teens and adult and new attendees will always be welcome. Participants are encouraged to bring a visual or writing prompt to each meeting as well as samples of their writing.


    7th Annual Soup Recipe Contest
    Monday, January 19th, 2015 at 10:00:00 AM
    Slater B

                              Warren Public Library Soup Recipe Contest 2015

    January is National Soup Month. In celebration of this event, the Warren Public Library is sponsoring its 7th Annual Soup Recipe Contest on Monday, January 19th.

    Please call the Warren Public Library at 723-4650 no later than January 12th to pre-register for this event and let us know how many soups you will be entering.

    Participants may enter a maximum of three recipes. The soups, along with a written copy of the recipe, must be prepared and brought to the Library on Monday, January 19th between 10 and 11:30 a.m. for judging. A panel of multiple judges will taste each soup and determine the first, second and third place winners. 

    The three winning recipes will be served in the Slater Room on the third floor of the Library on Monday, January 26th. The public is invited to taste these winning recipes between the hours of 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Crackers and a beverage will also be served. Donations to defray the cost of the soup luncheon will be accepted but are not mandatory.

    Recipe booklets containing all recipes submitted from this year’s contest will be available at the library.

    Cash prizes will be awarded to the cooks of the 3 winning recipes.


    Free Soup Luncheon
    Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 11:00:00 AM
    Slater Room

    January is National Soup Month. In celebration of this event, the Warren Public Library is sponsoring its 7th Annual Soup Recipe Contest. The three winning soups will be served in the Slater Room on the third floor of the Library on Monday, January 26th. The public is invited to taste these winning recipes between the hours of 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Crackers and a beverage will also be served. Donations to defray the cost of the soup luncheon will be accepted but are not mandatory.


    Teen & Tween Game Night
    Slater Room

    Students age 10 and up are invited to participate in the many activities, including Nintendo Wii & GameCube Games, Internet Access, Magic the Gathering & other collectable games, and much more. Students are welcomed to bring new games and ideas to the event. Donations are welcomed to help fund additional resources and to help pay for the pizza, drinks and snacks. For more information, visit the Teen Lounge or contact Dale Aikens at the library.


    Library Word Play

    Unscramble the letters of the puzzle displayed at the Circulation Desk, submit your guess, and have a chance at winning a book. Submit as many entries as you like. A new puzzle monthly.