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Thursday, April 25, 2019


6:00 PMRice Pudding Poetry: On The Edge of No Answer



Location:  Rice Building
Contact:  Greta or Lee
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The Rice Pudding Poetry Series will feature poet Jody Hetherington, a longtime editor, writing workshop leader, and book seller. Jody’s reading will feature selections from her full-length collection of prose poems, On the Edge of No Answer, as well as new work. 

Our community readers are Laurie Bilby, Matt Entwistle,
Ellen Hirshberg, Janis Wolak, and Cathy Wolff.

The evening will include original instrumental music by guitarist David W. Graf, refreshments and book signing of her book.

 





Tuesday, April 30, 2019


10:30 AMStorytime with Miss Jenny! 



Location:  Taylor Building
Contact:  Jenny
Description:  Toddler and Preschool children are welcome for songs, stories, a craft and snack!  Children and their caregivers are welcome to stay after if they wish for socializing and play time.  No registration is required, this is a drop-in program.




Wednesday, May 1, 2019


4:00 PMLego Club with Mr. Wicker 



Location:  Rice Building Downstairs
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Description:  Bring your imagination!  We provide the LEGO.  Registration not required, program takes place in the Rice Building.


6:00 PMFun & Frothy Book Club: IT'S GONNA BE MAY EDITION 



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Murder mysteries can be fun!
Don't believe us? Come to this month's book club!
We will be reading Meg Cabot's mystery-series debut, Size 12 Is Not Fat.

Former Mall Diva Heather Wells was smacked back to reality after her mother ran off with her manager (and her fortune). Now, she must take a job as a Residential Director at a New York City college. But when the body of a student is discovered at the bottom of her dorm's elevator shaft, can she use her wits and intuition to convince the NYPD's top detectives she's more than a washed-up teen idol?

Copies are available to order through the Minerva system. Order yours today!



 





Thursday, May 2, 2019


5:45 PMMovie & Pizza Night: On the Basis of Sex



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"The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice."


Rated PG-13, 2 hr runtime





Wednesday, May 8, 2019


6:00 PMTitanic Night with Dave Harris



Location:  Rice Building
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Join us for an informative lecture/discussion about the Titanic with Dave Harris, science teacher at Shapleigh Middle School.




Thursday, May 9, 2019


5:45 PMMovie Night: "Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse"



Location:  Rice Building Downstairs
Contact:  Jenny
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Thursday, May 16, 2019


6:00 PMHelping Our Parents: How to be an Effective Healthcare Advocate



Location:  Rice Building
Contact:  Greta or Lee
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Michael J Guy is a local lawyer and author.. He and his wife, Jennie Cutten, operate a law practice specializing in Elder Law and Healthcare Advocacy. Their book, Helping Our Parents, gives advice on how to help any loved one naviagte the healthcare industry as they age, in illness, and at the time of death. 

Healthcare Advocacy is neither the practice of law nor medicine - it is not done by professionals. It is something that everyone must do for themselves and their own families.

Learn about the steps you can take to ensure your parents - or any loved one - receives the care they need for the rest of their lives.

Learn more about Michael Guy and Jennie Cutten on their website.





Saturday, May 18, 2019


11:00 AMRabbit Cafe! 



Location:  Taylor
Contact:  Jenny
Description:  Join Traip Students and the SPCA at the Taylor building for a Rabbit Cafe!  They will bring bunnies to meet and greet in the Children's Room.  Snacks will be available and a small craft (donations will be accepted for the SPCA).  


  




Thursday, May 23, 2019


6:00 PMFamily Movie Night: "How to Train Your Dragon 3"



Location:  Rice Building Downstairs
Contact:  Jenny
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"How to Train Your Dragon:  The Hidden World" will show at the Rice Public Library.  Rated PG, with a running time of 105 minutes.  Bring blankets and cushions for the kids to sit on!  Please register.




Tuesday, May 28, 2019


6:30 PMBoard Meeting 



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The Library Board of Directors meets every fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Rice Building.  Additional meetings are scheduled as needed. The public is welcome.








Thursday, May 30, 2019


6:00 PMOrganize Your Life with Abbe Hardiman



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Join Professional Organizer, Efficiency Expert, and Owner of Your ABstract Assistant, Abbe Hardiman for a night of discussing all things home organization! 

From your attic to your basement, and everything in between, we’ll discuss how to store and contain everything with great attention to function and efficiency which will reduce stress and increase joy! 

Come with your questions about your specific organizational issues for a Q&A at the end of the program! Also, all attendees will receive a special rate on Professional Organizing packages!





Wednesday, June 5, 2019


4:00 PMLego Club with Mr. Wicker 



Location:  Rice Building Downstairs
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Description:  Bring your imagination!  We provide the LEGO.  Registration not required, program takes place in the Rice Building.




Tuesday, June 25, 2019


6:30 PMBoard Meeting 



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The Library Board of Directors meets every fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Rice Building.  Additional meetings are scheduled as needed. The public is welcome.








Tuesday, July 23, 2019


6:30 PMBoard Meeting 



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The Library Board of Directors meets every fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Rice Building.  Additional meetings are scheduled as needed. The public is welcome.








Wednesday, August 7, 2019


4:00 PMLego Club with Mr. Wicker 



Location:  Rice Building Downstairs
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Description:  Bring your imagination!  We provide the LEGO.  Registration not required, program takes place in the Rice Building.




Tuesday, August 27, 2019


6:30 PMBoard Meeting 



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The Library Board of Directors meets every fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Rice Building.  Additional meetings are scheduled as needed. The public is welcome.








Tuesday, September 24, 2019


6:30 PMBoard Meeting 



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The Library Board of Directors meets every fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Rice Building.  Additional meetings are scheduled as needed. The public is welcome.








Wednesday, October 2, 2019


4:00 PMLego Club with Mr. Wicker 



Location:  Rice Building Downstairs
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Description:  Bring your imagination!  We provide the LEGO.  Registration not required, program takes place in the Rice Building.




Tuesday, October 22, 2019


6:30 PMBoard Meeting 



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The Library Board of Directors meets every fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Rice Building.  Additional meetings are scheduled as needed. The public is welcome.








Tuesday, November 26, 2019


6:30 PMBoard Meeting 



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The Library Board of Directors meets every fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Rice Building.  Additional meetings are scheduled as needed. The public is welcome.








Wednesday, December 4, 2019


4:00 PMLego Club with Mr. Wicker 



Location:  Rice Building Downstairs
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Description:  Bring your imagination!  We provide the LEGO.  Registration not required, program takes place in the Rice Building.