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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 December 2, 2019 event: Jim Davidson, Karin Davidson, JoAnn Greenawalt, Jo Moore, and CD Moore.

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    100 Books Before Christmas
    Monday, September 9th, 2019 at 10:00:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Children ages two to eight (2-8) are encouraged to read - or be read to - 100 titles by December 7, 2019. Record titles on a sheet provided by the Library. Turn your child's sheet in to the Children's Department by 5:00 p.m., December 7, and your child's name will be placed in a random drawing for Tyler Gregson's North Pole Ninjas: Mission Christmas plush pack. Three winners will each receive a North Pole Ninjas plush pack, which includes a 32-page hardcover picture book that tells the legend of the North Pole Ninjas, a plush sensei guide measuring 5.5"H, and 50 special tasks for readers to complete. These ninjas are a special team of elves dedicated to carrying out missions of giving and helping. Winners will be notified December 9. Titles are to be recorded on the "100 Books Before Christmas" sheet, which is available on the semi-circle in the Children's Department or download one from Children's events on our website. 

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    10 Chapter Books Before Christmas
    Monday, September 9th, 2019 at 10:00:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Children ages eight to sixteen (8-16) are encouraged to read/list 10 chapter books or nonfiction books about any topic they please. Choose your favorite and write a few sentences about why you like it. Record titles on a sheet provided by the library; this sheet is due to the Children's Department by 5:00 p.m., December 7. Participants will have their name placed in a random drawing; one winner will receive a $25 Walmart gift card. Winner will be notified December 9, 2019. "10 Chapter Books Before Christmas" sheets are available on the semi-circle in the Children's Department or download one from Children's Events on our website. 

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    Toddler Time
    Monday, September 16th, 2019 at 10:30:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Theme-based stories, songs, crafts and creative play. Runs Sept. 16 - December 9. NOTES: Our Halloween program will be October 28. Adults and children are encouraged to dress in costume. Bringing treats to share is optional; count approximately 25-30. Mrs. Claus will visit our December 9 program to spread holiday cheer.

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    Build-It-Up, Take-It-Down
    Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 at 03:00:00 PM
    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 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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    Medicare & Marketplace 101
    Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019 at 06:00:00 PM
    Slater Room

     Are you confused about Medicare? Join Anchor Advisors this fall presentation to learn MEDICARE BASICS.  You will leave feeling informed and impowered to make wise decisions about your health insurance.  Whether you are new to Medicare or looking to learn more, we are here to help!

    Disclaimer:  For accommodation of persons with special needs at sales meetings call (814)406-9977.  A sales person will be present with information and applications.  Eligible for free refreshments and snacks with no obligation.


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    Author Event - Judy Sharer
    Monday, October 7th, 2019 at 05:00:00 PM

    Local author Judy Sharer will be available to chat with patrons about her writing and offer her newly published book, Second Chance Life, for sale.  Plan to stop by and support our local talent!

    For more information on Judy Sharer, her series, and her schedule, please visit judysharer.com.

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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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    After School with Mrs. Claus
    Monday, December 9th, 2019 at 04:30:00 PM
    Children's Department

    Because Mrs. Claus loves books and children, she comes to Warren every year to share holiday stories, songs, snacks and crafts. Preregistration appreciated. Registration form will be available in Children's Department next to staff computer starting November 1.

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    Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa and Mrs. Claus
    Saturday, December 14th, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM
    Slater Room

    Santa and Mrs. Claus will visit the library on Saturday, December 14, noon till 1:30 p.m. Join us for a jolly time as Santa and Mrs. Claus share holiday stories and songs. Afterwards children can visit with Santa while others create holiday crafts and enjoy yummy snacks. Preregistration appreciated. Registration form will be available in Children's Department next to staff computer starting November 1.

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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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