“What Are Our Kids Reading These Days?”  Young Adult Books Speak to All of Us

7:00 pm Mondays       Discussion Leader:  Candace Kanes

A SERIES OF BOOK DISCUSSIONS …..

Sept. 15   “Two Old Women” by Velma Wallis/ “Dogsong” by Gary Paulsen

Sept. 29   “Holes” by Louis Schar

Oct. 20     “Walk Two Moons” by Sharon Creech”

Nov.  3      “Maniac Magee”  by Jerry Spinelli

Nov. 17      “Catherine, Called Birdy ” by Karen Cushman

Please contact Joanne Messer at 998-4390 for information and to register.

 

 

 

Ricker Memorial Library is proud to offer an opportunity for you to purchase raffle tickets for the beautiful Sampler Quilt that was handmade across the winter months by our Monday Morning Quilters.  This quilt, in lovely shades of rose, burgundy, green, yellow, tan and blue will enhance your decor and become a family heirloom.  It measures 64″ x 50″ and has a warm & natural batting to keep you toasty warm.  Your support on this fund raising event  will benefit the library and you just might also be the proud new owner of this gorgeous coverlet.  $1.00 per ticket or $5.00 for 6 tickets.  Drawing will be Dec 22, 2014

Come to pick out your  library books to take home for reading;   and then sit down and play a quiet  game.  We now have Scrabble,  Sorry!,  Monopoly and Yahtzee.

Please come and check out the books, movies and puzzles that we have downstairs for sale.  We add books to our sale almost every week.  Remember a bag of books is only $3.00.  This is a Bargain!!!

Tuesday evenings 6:30 to 8:00 anyone who would like to join us in knitting as group is welcome.  Everyone does their own projects.

The Library is looking for a volunteer to help seniors in  basic computer skills.  Please call the Library at 998-4390 for more information.

Next time… Saturday APRIL 12TH  at   10:30 – 11:30

 

1.  Cover books

2.  Shelve books

3.   Check new book shelves for “old” books to put on change status shelf

4.  Straighten books, magazines, DVD’s etc.

5.  Check bulletin boards for outdated posters/notices

6.  Merchandising books on shelf which look like they haven’t gone out much

7.  Wash Books

8.  Attach bar code, book plates on incoming new books

9.  Decorate library on holidays

10.  Pull children’s holiday books

11.  Straighten flyers etc. on tables in lobby area & pull outdated  bulletin

12.  Dust upstairs and downstairs

13.  Wash windows downstairs

14.  Wipe off tables in Community Room

15.   Clean Kitchen

16.  Craft prep help for story time

17.  Need someone to work in flower gardens

 

 

 

Join Jane Fawcett and her dog Lizzy on SATURDAY  mornings from 10:30 – 11:30 am .  Kids can practice their reading skills while reading to Lizzy and also make a  new friend!  Please call the library at 998-4390 to register.  Next time Lizzy will be able to come is Feb 22nd.  Must call to register please.

Join Jane Fawcett and her dog Lizzy on Tuesday afternoons from 4 – 5.  Kids can practice their reading skills while reading to Lizzy and also make a  new friend!  Please call the library at 998-4390 to register.

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1211 Maine Street, Poland, Maine 04274