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December Holidays Magic Show

November 11th, 2016 · Comments Off on December Holidays Magic Show


Join us on Saturday, December 10th at 1 p.m. for mystifying stage magic, comic dance and enchanting lore.  Debbie O’Carroll will present an exciting and colorful program for children and families. The audience will actively participate in Debbie’s merry celebrations of Christmas, Hanukkah, Las Posadas, The First Day of Winter, Diwali, New Year’s Eve, St. Stephen’s Day, Three King’s Day and more as they learn about the different holidays that light up this special month.  This program is free and open to the public.  No registration required.


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Book Discussion: The Shipping News

November 9th, 2016 · Comments Off on Book Discussion: The Shipping News


Join us on Tuesday, December13 at 6:30 PM to discuss The Shipping News by Annie Proulx.  Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Proulx’s Novel is a vigorous, darkly comic, and at times magical portrait of the contemporary North American family.


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Lego Club

November 8th, 2016 · Comments Off on Lego Club

Join us on Monday December 12 at 6:30 p.m.We now have a Master Builders Program. Each month we will issue a challenge for you to build during the evening.  Complete 10 of the 12 challenges and earn the title of Apprentice Builder.

You may also come and just free-build with the library’s LEGOs.  This group is free and open to all ages.  No registration is necessary.  Bring a project you are working on, or a book or DVD relating to LEGOs to share with the group.


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Herb Class

November 7th, 2016 · Comments Off on Herb Class


Join our resident herbalist Abigail Stevens on Thursday December 15 at 7:00pm for a soaking salt ornament make and take class. Please register by email at and put HERB CLASS in the subject line. $5.00 suggested supply donation.


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Book Sale

November 5th, 2016 · Comments Off on Book Sale

Join the Friends of Your Home Public Library on Saturday December 17 from 9am to 1pm for our monthly book sale. Adult hardcover books are .50 and children’s and paperbacks are only .25. We hope to see you there!


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