The 12 Events of Librarymas SCHEDULE!

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Thu, 12/13/2018 - 9:15am

The library is keeping Dodge Street stirring this December. Join us for numerous events of all kinds for all ages! See schedule below...


Don’t miss any of the 12 Events of Librarymas!

◊ Tuesday Night Strolls - Every Tuesday in December, 4:00 - 8:00 PM.  Come check out the variety of talented vendors providing the perfect last minute gift for your loved ones or yourself!

◊ Ornament Needle Felting - Tuesday, December 11, 5:00 PM.  IFL & North Light Fibers provide the supplies for a night of needle felt ornament making! No experience needed! All who can safely hold a needle are welcome!

◊ Holiday Wreath Making - Tuesday, December 11, 3:00 - 7:00 PM.  Drop in anytime to decorate your holiday wreath with all that nature has for us! We will have 10 wreaths available for those in grades 6-12...first come first served! We encourage all adults to support the Fire Dept & buy your wreath on December 9 & bring it to decorate on Tuesday ALL are welcome! Feel free to bring along any of your own decorations that you have foraged from nature or your garage!

◊ 641 Cookbook Club Annual Holiday Potluck - Wednesday, December 12, 6:00 PM.  Bring your favorite holiday dish to share, along with the recipe!

◊ Christmas Cookie Exchange - Wednesday, December 12, 7:00 PM.  Bring 4 dozen of your favorite cookies to swap!

◊ aufbau Release Event - Thursday, December 13, 6:00 PM.  Swiss magazine, aufbau, has released an issue     entitled “Insel der Vernunft” or “Island of Reason”, featuring Block Island. Come celebrate the release with a Q&A with Swiss editor/writer Andreas Mink. Original copies of the issue will be available, along with supplementary pamphlets in English.

◊ Kid’s Holiday Movie Night - Friday, December 14, 6:00 PM.  Join us for a night of holiday movies, hot cocoa, and cookies. Don’t forget to wear your coziest PJs!

◊ Gingerbread Making Night - Saturday, December 15, 1:00 - 3:00 PM.  Join the decorating party. All kids are welcome to participate. All supplies provided.

◊ Community Sing - Tuesday, December 18, 5:00 - 6:00 PM.  During the Tuesday Night Stroll, join us for carols& cocoa on the library lawn. Come & go as you please, even stop in to shop the vendors from 4:00-8:00 & sing a carol or two on your way out!

◊ Holiday Kid’s Store - Wednesday, December 19 - Saturday, December 22.  Kids, come shop for your loved ones of all ages!

Wednesday, December 19, 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Thursday, December 20, 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Friday, December 21, 1:00 - 5:00 PM

Saturday, December 22, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

◊ Lars Reads by the Fire - Saturday, December 22, 1:00 PM.  Author Event - Lars Trodson shares his The Christmas Traveler. Join for a short reading and book signing. Light refreshments will be served. Copies of the book are available at the Island Free Library.

◊ Harry Potter Movie Marathon - Thursday, December 27 - Saturday, December 29.  Watch all 8 movies on the big screen with popcorn & friends!

Thursday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM : Movies 1 - 3

Friday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM : Movies 4 - 6

Saturday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM : Movies 7 & 8


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