Josiah Carpenter Library Monthly News ~ August 2016
Summer Reading finales- Preschool -1st graders- “Extreme Sports” Thursday, August 4th 10:00-11:00 am Parks & Recreation- “Games Around the World” Wednesday August 3rd 9:30-10:30; Teens- PYW Speaking Stories celebration- August 11th at 5:00 pm
Josiah Teen Book Worms Discussing “Saint Anything” by Sarah Dessen ” on Thursday, August 4th between 7-8:30 pm at the library
Speaking Stories on the Web celebration Thursday August 11th at 5:00 pm at the Pittsfield Youth workshop – parents and public welcome to attend and listen to the stories that have been created through this revolutionary writing workshop.
Preschool story hour will resume Thursdays September 8th 10:00 am – 11:00 am Join Mrs. Grainger & Ms. Rosalie for a fun filled hour of stories, crafts and a snack.
Ages 2 – 5
September 17th Mrs. Grainger visits Blueberry Express Daycare to read stories from the library from 10:00-11:00 am
Mini Technology tutorials offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays by appointment.
Library Board of Trustees Meeting Wednesday, August 17th at 7 pm
Read Meet & Talk Join us for an exciting book discussion on “The Burgess Boys” by Elizabeth Strout. The book club meets at the Pittsfield Senior Community Center Tuesday, August 23rd at 10:30. Stay for a leisurely lunch afterward.
1, 2, 3, Cook! Tuesday, August 30 at 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm. Join us for our second meeting at the Pittsfield Senior Center! Last month we enjoyed learning about quinoa and the versatile nutritional benefits it provides. This month will talk about fresh herbs, how easy it is to grow and cultivate them, and use them in a simple salsa recipe. Lunch at the center is served prior to this meeting for $2.00.
The library will be closed on Monday, September 5th for Labor Day!
Have a safe and fun filled weekend.