Monthly Archives: August 2009

Daytime Book Discussion

Thursday, September 17th  /  10:00 – 1:00 Kazuo Ishiguro Never Let Me Go will be the subject of this month’s book discussion. As children Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy were students at Hailsham, an exclusive boarding school secluded in the English … Continue reading

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Evening Book Discussion

Monday, September 14th  /  6:30  – 8:00 Mark Haddon’s The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time will be the subject of this month’s book discussion. Christopher Boone, the autistic 15-year-old narrator of this revelatory novel, relaxes by … Continue reading

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Painting in Acrylic or Oil

Cumberland Public Library will host a four-session Learn Acrylic or Oil Painting class over four Friday afternoons: September 11, 18, 25 and October 2, 2009 from Noon-2:30 PM. Students will have the choice of working with Acrylic or Oil paints. … Continue reading

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Intro to eBay

Thursday, September 10th  /  6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Intro to eBay offers an overview of what’s involved in buying and selling on eBay. Topics covered will include: • Registering to buy and sell on eBay • Creating a username and … Continue reading

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Learn to Paint with Watercolors Workshop

This workshop that is taking place over 4 Wednesday afternoons: September 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2009. Students will create a watercolor painting. Germaine will demonstrate all aspects of painting to achieve any effect desired. She encourages individual style as … Continue reading

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What to read next…..

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Downloadable Books – FREE

Did you know that we offer downloadable books, music and videos?  You can download them right to your MP3 player or computer! It’s free! Go to www.cumberlandlibrary.org.

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Free!!!!

The library has computers available free for both adults and children.  Surf the net, email, type a resume or play an online game! Printing is also available for .15 (black) and .50 (color).  Just sign in with your library card!

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Be Creative @ Your Library OPEN HOUSE

Children who have completed their reading contracts for this year’s summer reading program are invited to attend an Open House on Friday, August 14th from 9:00 – 4:30. Each participant who reached their reading goal by August 7th will receie … Continue reading

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Think Outside the Box with Keith Munslow

Wednesday, August 12th  /  6:30 p.m. Keith returns with a fun, funny and interactive performance featuring his usual triple-whammy combination of songs, stories and lightening fast cartoons.  Keith’s quick wit, musical chops and improv skills will delight children and adults … Continue reading

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