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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.


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    Library Word Play Monthly Contest
    Circulation Desk

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


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    Trivia Quiz Night @ the Library
    Slater Room

    We are pleased to announce that Trivia Night will continue on an every-other-month schedule. The dates for these 1st Monday of the month events are: February 3, April 6, June 1, August 3, October 5, and December 7. All the events will continue to be held in the Slater Room and will begin at 6:00 p.m with the doors opening at 5:30 p.m. Shown to the right are the Champions of the February 3, 2020 event: Merle Nosker, Bob Kerner, Tom Sekelsky, Reilly Morgan, Toby Anderson, Shari Sekelsky, Brenda Van Guilder.

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    I Like My Library Poetry Contest
    Children's and Teen Room

    Open to participants ages five to nineteen. Poetry contest forms and guidelines available on the semi-circle in the Children's Department, in the Teen Room (study room) and can be downloaded from the Children's Events page on this website. Poems are due to the Children's Department by 8:00 p.m. on Monday, April 13, 2020. Winners will be selected from each of four age divisions: 5-8, 9-12, 13-15 and 16-19. One winner from each division will receive a $30 Walmart gift card. The topic of the poem is "Why I Like My Library". Please direct questions to Susan Slater or Jenny Franklin. 

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    Make It/Take It Crafternoons
    Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 01:30:00 PM
    Slater Room

    Free Craft Activities for Adults.

    This event will be held in the Slater Room from 1:30-4:00 p.m. 

    Drop in at your convenience. All materials will be provided for this free class.



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    Build-It-Up, Take-It-Down
    Saturday, February 1st, 2020 at 11:00:00 AM
    Children's Room

    Made possible due to the Cruise into Kindergarten statewide early literacy initiative, this program provides children ample STEM opportunities for learning by playing with large wooden blocks, LEGO, Bee-Bot coding robots, Alpha Bots, Bloco Robots, Magna Tiles and other toys that enhance the experience. Such play builds math, science, literacy, language, social and creative skills. This program is geared for ages three to eight, though all are welcome.

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    Toddler Time
    Monday, February 3rd, 2020 at 10:30:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Librarian shares theme-based stories and songs; children do a craft and engage in creative play at the end of each program. Runs February 3 - April 27, 2020. Geared for ages one to four but all ages are welcome. Preregistration not required. 

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    Baby Animals from Sundance Farms
    Saturday, April 18th, 2020 at 11:00:00 AM
    Slater Room

    Springtime is time for new growth and baby animals. Mike Morton from Sundance Farm Kids will bring his newly born lambs, chicks, ducklings, goats and bunnies for children and families to visit in the Slater Room between 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. There will also be STEM toys out in the Children's Department for children to enjoy. Preregistration not required. 

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    Patron Appreciation Day
    Tuesday, April 21st, 2020 at 10:00:00 AM

    Its National Library Week and we would not be here if it weren't for the patrons. Staff, Board members and library volunteers will be offering a smile along with some tasty tidbits in appreciation throughout the day in the Library lobby on Tuesday, April 21, 2020.

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    Monday Night Movies @ the Library
    Jefferson Room

    Set aside Monday evenings for a visit to the library and a free evening's entertainment in the Jefferson Room of the Warren Public Library, 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-13 rating - teens with parental permission are welcome to attend) happens every Monday at 5:30 p.m.  Click on the "More Information" link below to see specific movie titles and dates!  

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