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Teen Graphic Novel Club: Anya’s Ghost

August 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
anyaTeen fans of comics and graphic novels can come by to discuss this month's selection with us! Of all the things Anya expected to find at the bottom of an old well, a new friend was not one of them. Especially not a new friend who’s been dead for a century. Falling down a well is bad enough, but Anya's normal life might actually be worse. She's embarrassed by her family, self-conscious about her body, and she's pretty much given up on fitting in at school. A new friend—even a ghost—is just what she needs. Or so she thinks. Spooky, sardonic, and secretly sincere, Anya's Ghost is a wonderfully entertaining debut from author/artist Vera Brosgol  ..Read More

Teen SRP Finale: Glow Party!

August 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
glow stickCelebrate the end of our Summer Reading Program at our flow party! We'll have food, games, music, and dancing as well as blacklights, glow sticks, and more! Summer raffle prizes will be drawn as well. For ages 12+...Read More

Game of Thrones Fandom Party!

August 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
iron_throneAre you missing the world of Westeros? Because we certainly are! Join the Library staff for a grown-up fandom party celebrating all things Game of Thrones. We'll have a GoT trivia contest, a costume contest, awesome door prizes, snacks, and a tasting of the GoT wine and beer for those ages 21 and up! No matter which house you swear allegiance to, all are welcome...Read More

Cookbook Club

August 25 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
51v-XnticGL._SX366_BO1,204,203,200_Gather with fellow cooks and friends for a meal, while exploring a new cookbook from the Library's collection. This quarter's featured title will be Barefoot Contessa: How Easy is That? by Ina Garten, and one lucky attendee will win their very own copy! Registration is required for this event. Please stop by the library or call 758-6192 for more information and to sign up.   Save Save Save Save..Read More

Marvel Movie Double-Feature

August 30 @ 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
maxresdefaultMarvel fans, ASSEMBLE! We'll end this summer with an epic double-feature and bring the Avengers back together one last time. Bring your vibranium shields and other swag and hang out with Marvel fans like you! Pizza and snacks will be served...Read More