Join library staff and other caring crafters as we continue to create blankets for babies and adults in need. Visit WarmUpAmerica.org for patterns and general information about the Warm Up America Foundation.
December - My Wish List by Gregoire DelacourtJocelyne is beginning to wonder what happened to all those dreams she had when she was seventeen. Then she wins the lottery and suddenly finds the world at her fingertips. But she chooses not to tell anyone, not even her husband-not just yet. Without cashing the check, she begins to make a list of all the things she could do with the money. But does Jocelyne really want her life to change? January - Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan CrandallA runaway, Starla, accepts a ride from a black woman traveling the back roads of Tennessee with a white baby. As the two unlikely companions make their journey, Starla’s eyes are opened to the harsh realities of 1963 southern segregation. Through talks with Eula, her parents, and a series of surprising misadventures, Starla learns about life and family. February 12, 2015 – The Divorce PapersSophie Diehl is happy as a criminal law associate and appreciates that most of her clients are behind bars. Then comes Mia Meiklejohn Durkheim who’s been served divorce papers in a humiliating scene. She’s locked and loaded to fight her husband for custody. Sophie warns Mia that she’s never handled a divorce case before, but Mia can’t be put off. It’s the first divorce for both of them. March 12, 2015 – Gray Mountain by John GrishamSamantha Kofer’s career at a huge Wall Street law firm is on the fast track in 2008—then the recession hits and she gets downsized. Samantha is offered an opportunity to work at a legal aid clinic for one year without pay. The new job takes Samantha into the murky and dangerous world of coal mining, where laws are often broken and rules are ignored. Within weeks Samantha finds herself engulfed in litigation that turns deadly.
Join us for what’s become one of the best meet-ups for kids and families in the area. You can capture some quality time with family and friends while playing your favorite card games and board games. You may even decide to try a game you’ve never played before. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Snacks and treats included. No registration required.
Fairy Tale Fun ClubJoin the Fairy Tale Fun Club, where you’ll meet some new friends, hear old favorites and some new twists on old tales. We will be using all our skills to make these stories come alive! Grades K - 2.Grove City Library (meeting room)Thursdays, 4:30- 5:30 p.m.October 9 and 23November 6 and 20December 4 and 18Register at the Youth Services desk, call 875-6716, ext. 146, or online
Crazy 8 ClubJoin Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8 Club, where you’ll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess…it’s a totally new kind of math club. Grades 3-5.Grove City Library (meeting room)Mondays, 4:30- 5:30 p.m.October 6 and 20November 3 and 17December 1 and 15Register at the Youth Services desk, call 875-6716, ext. 146, or online
November 22 Magic Key Story Hour, Start 1:00PM- End 2:00PM, For ages 7 and under.
Parent-Child Book DiscussionJoin us this fall for an opportunity to discuss a book with your child. Each month we will discuss a picture book, do a craft, and enjoy a snack all inspired around our featured book of the month. If possible, please stop in a week before program and pick up a copy of the book we will be reading and discussing. For children ages 5-8Westland Area LibrarySaturdays at 11:00 a.m.September 6, October 4 , November 1 and December 13
Westland High School Chorale Holiday Concert, Date: December 10, time 7:30PM-8:15PM. Please join us for a special concert with the WHS Chorale. This program is for all ages.
“Signs” of Christmas. Date December 7 at 3:45PM-4:30PM Spreading Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing awareness and Christmas cheer through the beauty of American Sign Language