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Jan
19
Thu
Thursday Preschool Story Hour
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Preschool Story Hour for ages 3-5 continues on Thursdays.  Miss Chris will share stories, songs, fingerplays and dance.  Please call the library to register.

 

Thursday:

January 12, 19, 26, Feb 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27

 

Thursday Evening Yoga
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

NEW FOR  2017!  Thursday Night Yoga

The Peninsula Library and the Friends of the Library would like to introduce Thursday Night Yoga by Nirvana Yoga.  The classes will be held on the 3rd Thursday at 6:30-7:30pm.  We are suggesting a minimum donation of $6.00 to help cover the cost of the Yoga Instructor.   Remember to bring a yoga mat or a towel.  Save the dates: January 19, February 16, March 16 & April 20.  Please call the library to register, or just show up one of these nights for a relaxing evening.

 

Jan
23
Mon
Monday Preschool Story Hour
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Preschool Story Hour for ages 3-5 continues on Mondays.  Miss Chris will share stories, songs, fingerplays and dance.  Please call the library to register.

Monday:

January 9, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24

 

Jan
25
Wed
Wednesday Afternoon Book Club
Jan 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

The Wednesday Afternoon Book Club meets on the 4th Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.  Here is the list of books to be read January thru June 2017.

January 25 – Destiny of the Republic: A tale of madness, medicine and the murder of a president.  

By Candace Millard.  (Nonficton)

The story of James Garfield’s rise from poverty to the American presidency, and the dramatic history of his assassination and legacy

February 22 – Everything I never told you.  By  Celeste Ng.   (Fiction)

A gripping page-turner and a sensitive family portrait, uncovering the ways in which mothers and daughters, fathers and sons, and husbands and wives struggle, all their lives, to understand one another.

March 22 – Furiously Happy.  By Jenny Lawson.  (Biography)

Jenny Lawson is known around the world for her humor and honesty, and in Furiously Happy, she is at her funniest. This is a book about embracing everything that makes us who we are  (the beautiful and the flawed) and then using it to find joy in fantastic and outrageous ways.

April 26 – Big Little Lies.  By Liane Moriarty.  (Fiction)

A story about three different women, each at a crossroads.  Little Big Lies tells about ex-husbands and second wives, mothers and daughters, schoolyard scandal, and the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive.

May 24 – The Round House.  By Louise Erdrich.  (Fiction)

A story of a boy  on a Ojibwe reservation in North Dakota who is on the cusp of manhood and looking for justice and understanding in the wake of a terrible crime that upends and forever transforms his family.

June 28

Neverhome.  By Laird Hunt. (Fiction)

The story of Ash Thompson during the battle for the South during the Civil War. Through bloodshed and hysteria and heartbreak, she becomes a hero, a folk legend, a madwoman and a traitor to the American cause.

 

 

Jan
26
Thu
Thursday Preschool Story Hour
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Preschool Story Hour for ages 3-5 continues on Thursdays.  Miss Chris will share stories, songs, fingerplays and dance.  Please call the library to register.

 

Thursday:

January 12, 19, 26, Feb 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27

 

Jan
30
Mon
Monday Preschool Story Hour
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Preschool Story Hour for ages 3-5 continues on Mondays.  Miss Chris will share stories, songs, fingerplays and dance.  Please call the library to register.

Monday:

January 9, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24