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Weekly Newsletter ~ September 18, 2012

We will be hosting the Univsity of IL Extension Office as they give a program on Growing and Cooking Culinary Herbs.  Join us in the library on October 2 at 6:30 p.m. for this free event.  We have a sign-up sheet at the front desk at the library.  Please stop in or call to let us know you are coming so we can plan supplies. 

Stop by and see the displays by Dewitt Co 4-H’ers.  Both of our display cases are filled with projects from area teenagers.  Come admire their hard work and creativity. 

Don’t forget to register to vote, change your name, or address before the October 9th deadline.  See Beth Porter or Lori Urban in the library M-F or go to the McLean County Clerks office downtown Bloomington or use their website and fill out a form online and mail in your information to get registered.

Upcoming programs:

Every Thursday Evening! Sept – Nov

Toddler Time ages 18mo-3yr        6:00 pm – 6:20 pm 

Storytime    ages 3 yr-6yr        6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Pen & Ink Class  Presented by the McLean Co Arts Center: 9/20/12 @ 3:45–5:45 pm.

LEGO Time!  9/25 @ 3:20 pm; Fourth – Tuesdays of each Month. 

CHANGE of DATE FOR SEPT – DEC: Canine Reading Buddies Program  10/8; @ 6 pm, 6:20 pm, and 6:40 pm.  Every 2nd Monday – Sign up today.

Monday Evening Book Club  9/24 @ 6:30 pm; The Fourth Monday of the Month; Join us as we read a wide selection of books and discuss what we liked and didn’t like.  Sept. 24: Divergent by Veronica Roth.  Stop by and reserve your copy.

Friday Afterschool Movies  Every Friday @ 3:20 pm.

The Society for Creative Destruction  10/6 @ 10 am; Every first Saturday.

Monthly Genealogy and Local History meeting

Wed., September 19 at 10 am.  All are welcome to help preserve Randolph Township history.  Come join us as we organize the historical records, collect materials, and begin an oral history project.  If you have local history or genealogical items to donate please see Alice or Beth. You can view the current title holdings on our website under the Local History and Genealogy link.

New Material on shelves:

DVD Movie titles:

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen and Snow White & the Huntsman are available this week. Our NEW DVD movies can be loaned for three nights for $1.00. All others are available for 7 nights for $1.00.

Adult:  Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter; Bridesmaid by Beverly Lewis;    Garment of Shadows: A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes by Laurie R. King; The Last Victim by Karen Robards; The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman; The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce.

Teens: Unwholly by Neil Shusterman.

Children:  39 Clues, Shatterproof by Roland Smith; What Came From the Stars by Gary D. Schmidt; Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers.


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