April 30, 2015
LOCAL AUTHOR: ARTHUR WOODWARD
Join us on Thursday, May 7th at 7 p.m. as author Arthur Woodward discusses
his book, "Adventures and History from Downeast Maine: Loster Smacks,
Lobsters, Lobster Boars, Beals, Lobster Island." This story will be
appealing to those who like boats and being on the water, and to those
interested in things maritime, whether adventure or history. So, hurry up and
get aboard for a trip in a lobster smack. We're going away!
SECOND TUESDAY BOOK CLUB
Join us Tuesday, May 12 at 7:15 p.m. to discuss "The Dinner,"
by Herman Koch. Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation
desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of
the discussion. For more information contact, Priscilla Crane at 781-848-0405,
ext.4417 or by email at email@example.com.
CRAFT TIME AT THE LIBRARY
Afterschool craft for children ages 5-10 will be held Tuesday, May 12 at
3:30 p.m. Come and create something special. All supplies are provided. No
registration required. For more information contact Children's Librarian
Elisabeth Strachan at 781-848-0405, ext. 4426.
BROWN BAG BOOK CLUB
If you love to read and you're looking for something to do on your lunch
hour, join us on Wednesday, May 13 at noon for our Brown Bag Book Group. Bring
your lunch and discuss "Gone With The Wind," by Margaret
Copies of this book can be picked up the circulation desk on the main level.
All are welcome to attend. For more information contact Erin Creighton,
Circulation Librarian, at 781-848-0405, ext. 4430 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MOVIE NIGHT OUT
Join us Wednesday, May 13 at 6 p.m. for a movie on our big screen. Thayer
Public Library every month brings the fun of the big screen to the library. Join
us each month at 6:30 in the Logan Auditorium. Library screens a variety of new
releases, classics, and documentaries. The movie ratings will vary from month to
month, but this program is primarily intended for a mature audience. For more
information about each month's movie call the Reference Desk at 781-848-0405,
ext. 4417 or by email at email@example.com.
TEEN CREATIVE WRITING GROUP
Come to the creative writing program on Friday, May 1 at 3:30 p.m. Monthly
sessions will focus on developing ideas, finding inspiration, and how to get
published. Plus share your work and meet other writers. Snacks included! For
more information contact Ellen Seeburger at 781-848-0405. ext. 4415. or by email
Registration is required. All are welcome.
This column is submitted by Terri Stano, director of Thayer Public
Library, with contributions from its professional staff librarians. Our goal is
to highlight events, programs, materials and people associated with the library
and its services.