VAUXHALL BRANCH LIBRARY
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Vauxhall Branch Library

Programs/Activities

"August 2014"

BLUE=JUVENILE; GREEN=TEEN (GR.8-12); RED=ADULT/FAMILY

Date

Day

Time

Program

1-Aug

Friday

2:00-3:00 p.m.

"Puzzle Me Friday" -Game time for School Age Children thru 6th grade (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Please Sign Up!

4-Aug

Monday

7:00 - 7:30 p.m.

"Bedtime Stories" - Children 8 Years Old and Younger and Their Parents/Guardians

5-Aug

Tuesday

11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

"Pre-K Game Day" -  BINGO for Children Ages 3-5 years old and Their Parents/Guardians (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian)  Please Sign Up!

5-Aug

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!

7-Aug

Thursday

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

"TabSolute: Soda Tab Bracelet"- Craft for School Age Children thru 6th grade.  (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Please Sign Up!

8-Aug

Friday

2:00-3:00 p.m.

"Build It Up with Jenga Friday " -Game time for School Age Children thru 6th grade (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Please Sign Up!

11-Aug

Monday

5:45 - 7:40

Monday Night Movie: "Tyler Perry's the Single Moms Club" Rated PG-13; 111 min
Follows five single mothers from different walks of life who come together when their teen kids, who all attend the same exclusive school, get in trouble for smoking and vandalism. It turns out that the school makes parents get involved when their children act out, so the five women are tasked with organizing a fundraiser dance. As the five start to open up about their parenting and dating struggles, they find they can lean on each other for support. Author: Perry Seibert

12-Aug

Tuesday

11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

"More Than a Noisemaker" - Pre-K Story and Craft - For children Ages 3 - 5 and Their Parents/Guardians (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Please Sign Up!

12-Aug

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!

13-Aug

Wednesday

6:00 - 7:40 p.m.

"UP " Rated PG; 96 min  - Family Movie Night for School Age Children thru 12th grade and their parents and guardians.  (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Please Sign Up!

15-Aug

Friday

2:00-3:00 p.m.

"Checkers or Chess You Choose Friday" -Game time for School Age Children thru 6th grade (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Please Sign Up!

18-Aug

Monday

6:00 - 7:40 p.m.

Monday Night Movie: "Heaven Is For Real"  PG; 100 min A young boy suffers a near-death experience in which he claims to have visited heaven in this earnest inspirational drama based on the best-selling book of the same name. When their young son Colton (Connor Corum) enters the hospital with a life-threatening illness, devastated parents Todd (Academy Award nominee Greg Kinnear) and Sonja Burpo (Kelly Reilly) are uncertain whether he will make it out of the operating room alive. Meanwhile, his astonished parents seek meaning in the alleged miracle that has turned their once-peaceful lives completely upside down. Author: Jason Buchanan

19-Aug

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!

26-Aug

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!

27-Aug

Wednesday

6:30 -7:45 p.m.

"Jeanette Shell Book Scholarship Fund Committee Meeting"  The purpose of The Jeanette Shell Book Scholarship Fund, established upon the retirement of Mrs. Shell, seeks to continually honor her for her forty-five years of dedicated service she rendered to her community by aiding graduating high school seniors or post-secondary school students each year with financial assistance. Please attend this meeting to find out how you can become an active member of the committee. 

 

Vauxhall Branch Library

Programs/Activities

"September 2014"

BLUE=JUVENILE; GREEN=TEEN (GR.8-12); RED=ADULT/FAMILY

Date

Day

Time

Program

2-Sep

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!

2-Sep

Tuesday

2:00-3:45 p.m.

Family Afternoon Books -to- Movies -  "MEET THE ROBINSON;" Rated G; 96 Min; An orphan who dreams of someday finding a family to call his own finds his fate taking an unexpected turn when a mysterious stranger named Wilbur Robinson transports him into the future. Based on the book A Day With Wilbur Robinson by William Joyce, Meet the Robinsons tells the story of a boy with a lifelong wish to belong, and shows what happens when he meets an incredible collection of characters who just might have the power to make his wildest fantasies come true. 

5-Sep

Tuesday

3:00-4:45 p.m.

Afternoon School Books -to- Movies -  "WILLY WONKA AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY;" Rated G; 98 Min; Enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder) stages a contest by hiding five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whoever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy. Four of the five winning children are insufferable brats: the fifth is a likeable young lad named Charlie Bucket (Peter Ostrum), who takes the tour in the company of his equally amiable grandfather (Jack Albertson). In the course of the tour. 

8-Sep

Monday

7:00 - 7:30 p.m.

"Bedtime Stories" - Children 8 Years Old and Younger and Their Parents/Guardians

9-Sep

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!

10-Sep

Wednesday

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Club Teen in partnership with Collegewise a Division of Princeton Review presents  "How to Write a Great College Essay"
This workshop will show you what admissions officers look for in great college essays, and offer suggestions for finding and sharing your best stories. 
 Program for Students in grades 9-12 
Please Sign Up!

11-Sep

Thursday

3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

" Library Card Holders" - Craft for School Age Children thru 6th grade.  (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Please Sign Up!  Visit the library with your children and teens today and sign up for a library card or discuss with the staff the great ways to use your library card and library as we celebrate Library Card Sign-up Month.

15-Sep

Monday

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.


"Meet & Greet" with the Vauxhall Branch Library Staff as we celebrate Library Card Sign-up Month.  Visit the library with your children and teens today and design a bookmark. Also, sign up for a library card or discuss with the staff the great ways to use your library card and library.

16-Sep

Tuesday

11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

"Pre-K Story and Craft: Milk Carton Traffic Light" for Children Ages 3 - 5 and Their Parents/Guardians Please Sign Up!

16-Sep

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!

17-Sep

Wednesday

3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Teen Chef - Join Mrs. Kristine Nicholson, Healthy Eating Specialist for Whole Foods as she teaches students creative ways to make healthy snacks.  Space is Limited; therefore Pre-Registration is Required and Sign Up is a Must! Parents/guardians are encouraged to attend this workshop.

18-Sep

Thursday

3:00 - 4:45 p.m.

After School Movie "Muppets Most Wanted;" Rated PG; 112 Min. (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Disney’s "Muppets Most Wanted" takes the entire Muppets gang on a global tour, selling out grand theaters in some of Europe’s most exciting destinations, including Berlin, Madrid and London. But mayhem follows the Muppets overseas, as they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper headed by Constantine—the World’s Number One Criminal and a dead ringer for Kermit—and his dastardly sidekick Dominic, aka Number Two, portrayed by Ricky Gervais. The film stars Tina Fey as Nadya, a feisty prison guard, and Ty Burrell as Interpol agent Jean Pierre Napoleon.

22-Sep

Monday

6:00 - 7:45 p.m.

Hilton Readers: Book Discussion Group "Calling Me Home" by Julie Kibler- Bring Dinner; Beverages/Dessert Provided All are Welcome. Please Sign Up! Brief Description: Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler is a soaring debut interweaving the story of a heartbreaking, forbidden love in 1930s Kentucky with an unlikely modern-day friendship

Eighty-nine-year-old Isabelle McAllister has a favor to ask her hairdresser Dorrie Curtis. It's a big one. Isabelle wants Dorrie, a black single mom in her thirties, to drop everything to drive her from her home in...  
4/5 stars www.goodreads.com

23-Sep

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!

24-Sep

Wednesday

6:30 -7:45 p.m.

"Jeanette Shell Book Scholarship Fund Committee Meeting"  The purpose of The Jeanette Shell Book Scholarship Fund, established upon the retirement of Mrs. Shell, seeks to continually honor her for her forty-five years of dedicated service she rendered to her community by aiding graduating high school seniors or post-secondary school students each year with financial assistance. Please attend this meeting to find out how you can become an active member of the committee. 

25-Sep

Thursday

2:00-3:00 p.m.

"Build It Up with Jenga" -Game time for School Age Children thru 6th grade (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Please Sign Up!

27-Sep

Saturday

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

"Daughters Who Brunch" Girls ages 10 - 17 and their parents and/or guardians are encouraged to come and meet with the organization Someone's Daughters as they discuss the upcoming series of programs scheduled at the library.  Please Sign Up!

30-Sep

Tuesday

11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

"Pre-K Game Day" -  BINGO for Children Ages 3-5 years old and Their Parents/Guardians (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian)  Please Sign Up!

30-Sep

Tuesday

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

"Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program" for Mature Adults Wear Sneakers & Comfortable Clothing.  Please Sign Up!