Monthly Archives: April 2010

Meet the New Children’s Librarian!

Stop by our Children’s Room on Saturday, April 17th to meet Miss Debra, our new Children’s Librarian!  Have a snack, hear a story and maybe blow some bubbles.  Miss Debra will be here from 10 – 12.  Stop by and … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Room | Leave a comment

National Library Week

It’s National Library Week!  Libraries are free all year long, if you haven’t visited in awhile, check us out!

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Book Discussions

Thinking of joining our Daytime or Evening Book Discussion groups?  Here’s a list of the titles we will be reading this year.  Check it out!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Did you know????

The Library now has a small collection of Xbox 360 games to circulate.  Test them out before you buy!  We also have Wii games and Playstation 2. Check it out!

Posted in Did You Know?, New Stuff | Leave a comment

Long Ago in Cumberland……

March 21, 2010 marked the 60th anniversary of the Monastery Fire.  The fire was discovered under the stairway in the Guest House, one of the first buildings completed on the Monastery Grounds.  Ironically, this building was scheduled to be replaced … Continue reading

Posted in Did You Know?, Local History | Leave a comment

Sleep Apnea Awareness

Thursday, April 29th  /  6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552 x2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org People with apnea, their families, support persons and others interested in learning more about sleep apnea are welcome to attend. Talik Verma, MD, who practices … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Daytime Book Discussion

Thursday, April 29th  /  10:00 – 1:00 Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552 x2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org Recessional by James Michener is this month’s topic of discussion. We will be taking the Daytime Book Discussion group on the road to Orchard Cove in … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Evening Book Discussion

Monday, April 26th  /  6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Contact: Betty Havrylik   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org Anthony Bourdain’s Kitchen Confidential will be the topic of conversation tonight. “A muscular view of the culinary trenches from the CIA-trained author who’s been … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Family Wii Game Day

Saturday, April 24th  -  10:00 – 4:00 Contact: Lisa Haley   333-2552 ext. 3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org The Children’s Room of the Cumberland Public Library invites children ages 4-12 with an adult to join us for a day of Wii Family FUN! Registered … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Room | Leave a comment

Vacation Game Day

Thursday, April 22nd  /  9:00 – 4:00 Contact: Children’s Staff   333-2552×3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org GET IN THE GAME during school vacation week! The Children’s Room of the Cumberland Public Library is offering two Game Days during school vacation week. This drop-in program … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Room | Leave a comment