February 2016 Calendar

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February 2016

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Board Game Day -- Feb. 5th

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Board Game Day!

Friday, February 5th @ 1:00

Remember how much fun it was to play games with friends?
 
The first Friday of every month you can now enjoy different board games and meet new people!

Take Your Child to the Library Day -- Feb. 6th

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Genealogy Club -- Feb. 6th

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Portland Genealogy Club

Saturday, February 6th @ 10:30

Learn how to do better family research

This is a FREE event!

Children's Program -- Feb. 10th

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Wednesday, February 10th

Pre-school Age: 10:30

After School Age: 3:30

Valentine's Day Fun!

YA Charades & Pictionary -- Feb. 11th

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Charades & Pictionary

Thursday, February 11th @ 4:00

Jimmy Fallon style Charades and Pictionary!

6th - 12th graders

Lapsit -- Feb. 12th

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Lapsit

Friday, February 12th @ 10:30

Valentine's Day Stories!

(Toddlers under 3)

Lucky Library Bingo - Feb. 12th

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Friday, February 12th

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Children's Program -- Feb. 17th

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Ulysses & The Trojan Horse

Wednesday, February 17th
 
Preschool Age @ 10:30
 
After School Age @ 3:30

Stories, tricks, pranks, jokes, and fun!

Book Club - Feb. 18th

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Book Club selection of the month

"Call of the Wild"

By Jack London

If you love to read - Book Club is the right fit for you.
New readers are always welcome!

Thursday, February 18th @ 11:30 a.m.

Buck, a physically impressive dog, is living the good life in California when he gets stolen and put into dog slavery. For him, this means pulling a ridiculously heavy sled through miles and miles of frozen ice with little or nothing to eat and frequent beatings. As the definition of a domestic dog, Buck is out of his element until he begins to adapt to his surroundings, and learn from the other dogs. Fortunately, Buck is saved by a kind man named John Thornton and he becomes attached to Thornton, saving his life several times. Buck sets off on a journey with his new master and several other men but fights with temptation: stay with Thornton, or kill things? Be civilized, or be wild?

YA -- Feb. 18th

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Thursday, February 18th @ 4:00

Open to 6th - 12th graders

Come make and eat yummy pies!

Ingredients provided!

 

Lapsit - Feb. 19th

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Lapsit

Friday, February 19th

"Horses & other farm animals"

Songs, rhymes, & stickers!

(Toddlers under 3)

 

 

Crochet Club -- Feb. 19th

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Friday, February 19th @ 1:00

With a crochet hook and a single skein of yarn, both beginners and masters of the craft gather together for a wonderful afternoon of creativity!
 
Call 615-325-2279 for list of supplies
 
 

Tea Time -- Feb. 20th

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Tea Time at the Library

Saturday, February 20th @ 11:00
 
Designed to bring back those casual afternoons spent with friends, simply bring a batch of your favorite savory or sweet treats and drop in for tea!

Children's Program -- Feb. 24th

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Wednesday, February 24th

"Aesop's Fables"

Preschool Age @ 10:30

Afterschool Age @ 3:30

Enjoy stories that teach a lesson and games!

YA -- Feb. 25th

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Pixel Art

Thursday, February 25th
4:00 - 6:00

Use perler beads to create your favorite character or design your own image!

Open to 6th - 12th graders

Lapsit -- Feb. 26th

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Lapsit

Friday, Feb. 26th @ 10:30

"Mouse Tails"

For Toddlers under 3

 

 

 

 

Movie Matinee -- Feb. 27th

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Saturday Movie Matinee

February 27th @ 11:00

Come enjoy this cool movie!

Middle School

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Do you have a middle schooler?

We have activities at the library once a month for your tween

They can enjoy refreshments, entertainment, activities, and even make new friends!

1st Tuesday of every month @ 4:00

Book Discussion -- Mar. 22nd

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Book Discussion & Luncheon

Tuesday, March 22nd

11:30 - 2:00

"I Am Malala"

Targeted by the Taliban and shot in the head in 2012, Malala survived and continues her campaign for education.

Register at the main desk or by calling 615-325-2279.

"One Book, One Community"

 
 
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Sat Feb 6 – Sat Mar 5, 2016
Wed Feb 10, 2016
10:30am
3:30pm
Fri Feb 12, 2016
10:30am
Wed Feb 17, 2016
10:30am
3:30pm
Fri Feb 19, 2016
10:30am
1pm
Sat Feb 20, 2016
11am
Wed Feb 24, 2016
10:30am
3:30pm
Fri Feb 26, 2016
10:30am
Sat Feb 27, 2016
11am
Tue Mar 1, 2016
4pm
Wed Mar 2, 2016
10:30am
3:30pm
Thu Mar 3, 2016
4pm
Fri Mar 4, 2016
10:30am
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