NEWS and UPCOMING EVENTS

2019 Loons of Wayne Calendar                 

We are thrilled to offer a fantastic loon calendar created and donated by Michael O’Malley.  $12 each or 2 for $20.  All proceeds benefit the library. (psst—–a great Christmas gift)



New Program-We are pleased to offer a comfortable easy space for new parents

Baby Time–Babies and their grown ups welcome for social and playtime every week.

 

 

 

 

 


The library will be closed in honor of Thanksgiving.  Library will reopen on Saturday, November 24, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.



Lego Night 

Come create with Lego and share a story. All materials are provided.



 

Wayne Village Holiday Stroll includes many town events and Library offerings. Maps and a schedule to guide your exploration will be found at each spot on the stroll. The annual Wayne Holiday Stroll is sure to please. We hope you make it a part of your treasured holiday traditions.

LIBRARY EVENTS on Saturday:

*Williams House First Saturday, 9 am -1 pm
*Library Music, Photography, and Poetry Event  2-3:30 pm
*Quilt Drawing 

This year’s quilt is queen sized and the pattern is called Nautical Trip. It is on display at the library.
Raffle tickets available $1 each or 6 for $5. Tickets also available when the quilt is taken to local happenings. The winning ticket will be drawn at the Wayne School & Home Holiday Craft Fair.

For questions about any of the projects supported by the Friends of the Library,  contact Sue Spalding or Sarah Reed, FOL Co-Chairs via email:       CMLFOLwayne@gmail.com



First Saturday at the Williams House, 14 Old Winthrop Road—–December 1, 2018

BOOK SALE * BOUTIQUE * BREAKFAST

We will be open an extra hour this month.  Stop in for some Holiday cheer. 



Book and Brown Bag-The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

This fast-paced story offers courageous heroines, villains

you love to hate, and  dramatic life-or-death stakes. A compelling blend of historical fiction, mystery, and women’s fiction, Quinn’s complex story and engaging characters have something to offer just about everyone.”  (Library  Journal  (starred review).

Bring your lunch and join in this friendly book group. We want to hear from you. We meet  in the Safford Room of the Library.  The library will have several lending copies available.



⇒Fireside Chat with Bobby Charles 

Bobby Charles will be sharing holiday stories from his book. Eagles and Evergreens, at the library with a reception at the Williams House featuring wine, hors d’oeuvres and desserts.

In the spirit of the season, he will also read a few recently-minted “Christmas poems”, and then talk about the idea of writing.

The program is free and open to the public, but seating is limited and reservations are recommended. For reservations or more information, call  685-3612 or email Jane Andrews at pjane@myfairpoint.net.

 



⇒5th Annual Friends of the Library Holiday Bake Sale, Book Sale, Boutique & Lunch

Stock up on delicious home-made baked goods and Jan Folk’s Christmas chocolates. The Boutique will include Christmas ornaments and decorations, holiday tins, wrapping supplies and many great, inexpensive opportunities for stocking stuffers and Christmas gifts. The Book Sale will be open too, and there will be a special section of Christmas books, DVDs, and CDs for children and adults.  We will open and close a little later that usual, and serve a light lunch: a selection of soups or chili, biscuits or corn bread (with gluten free options) and a sweet – to eat in or take out.



Cary  invites all needleworkers who are looking for a comfortable sunny spot to work on any project with like-minded folks for a couple hours each Saturday.  We provide a space with easy chairs and table space with a view of the water and eagles. Bring your project and share some time together.

After discussion with participants, we have decided to postpone the start of Saturday Knitting Circle until Sat. Jan. 5.  See you then for this sharing opportunity.


Wayne Readers’ Book Blog

If you are reading something good, consider sending in a blurb for our Wayne Readers’ Book Blog.  I’d love a review or two of an especially good audiobook too. Next blog will be in the fall.

Click here for the FALL BLOG 2018

Send your review to:   janetadelberg@gmail.com  Keep them crisp and brief.


On-Going Programs


Lego Club for Kids Ages 4 to Grade 5; The 4th Wednesday of the month, starting at 6:00 pm. Next club meeting is November 28th. 

legoPlan to join us for a monthly meeting of the Lego Club, meeting (usually) the 4th Wednesday of each month for an hour.  Each meeting with have a fun theme, a quick story and then plenty of time to design your one-of-a-kind bits and brick creation.  The library has mountains of pieces to explore and play with.  Great for ages 4 through grade 5, more or less. Thanks to parents Brooke and Jeremy Smith for suggesting a Lego Club!


September 10 begins our popular Monday Morning Story-time programs.  We coordinate with the Pooh Bear Nursery School schedule and will offer a short library time for our younger patrons.  These weekly programs start at 10:30am each week during the public school year.