Monthly Archives: February 2010

Thursday Afternoon Chess

Anyone from teen to senior citizen is invited to come play chess on Thursday afternoons at the library. Beginners will receive instruction from seasoned players. Advanced players can challenge each other or teach newcomers. Location: Seminar Room

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How to Avoid Renovation Horrors

Wednesday, February 17th  /  6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Seminar Room Remodeling can actually be a pleasant experience, not just a necessary pain. (Dust is not required either.) This class will help you to select the professional who is right for … Continue reading

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Holiday closing

The Library is closed on Monday, February 15th for Presidents’ Day, but you can use our resources and download materials even when the doors are locked!

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Text-a-Librarian

Have a question, but can’t get to the Library?  Text us using our new Text-a-Librarian service!  Text 66746, use the keyword Askcpl and type your question.  We will text back an answer!  What could be simpler?  The first time you … Continue reading

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Cook – a – Book

This program, for children ages 4 to 8 will take place on Saturday, February 20th at 2:00 p.m. and will feature the folktale Jamie O’Rourke and the Big Potato: an Irish folktale by Tomie dePaola. This is the story about … Continue reading

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Wii Olympics!

Athletes, put on your gear! The Children’s Room invites 8-12 year olds to play Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games, Vancouver 2010. Registered “athletes” will try winter sports on the Nintendo Wii™ for the first time or show … Continue reading

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Babysitter’s Training

Saturday February 20, 2010 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM in the Community Room Fee:  $50 (includes handbook, emergency guide, and CD-ROM) Students will learn: essential care-giving and decision-making skills; safety skills to prevent and respond to emergencies; and tips on … Continue reading

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Wintery Gaming Night

Wednesday February 17th 6:00-7:30 PM in the Community Room Come test your skills at Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Guitar Hero III, MarioKart, Dance Dance Revolution, and SingStar on our BIG screen. Other non-electronic games will be available too so be … Continue reading

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Count to Win!

February 8 – 20, 2010 Grades 6-12 Guess how many M&M’s are in the container at the Reference Desk. The closest guess wins. Guesses may be submitted by February 20th.

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Got a Question?? Text Us!!

Have a question, but can’t get to the Library?  Text us using our new Text-a-Librarian service!  Just text 66746, use the keyword Askcpl and type your question.  We will text back an answer!  What could be simpler?  The first time … Continue reading

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