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Adult Book Group for October 21, 2014

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The Adult Book Discussion Group selection for October 21th, 2014, is After Visiting Friends: A Son’s Story by Michael Hainey. The group meets the third Tuesday of every month from 2 – 3 P.M. and from 7 – 8 P.M. Newcomers are always welcome. Call us or drop in to reserve your copy! Downloadable copies may also available for checkout on our Kindle devices.

A decade in the writing, the haunting story of a son’s quest to understand the mystery of his father’s death—a universal memoir about the secrets families keep and the role they play in making

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Crisis in Ukraine Thursday Sept. 18, 7PM

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Ukrainian American Christina Vogel presents her up-to-the-minute research and historical background information as she discusses this timely topic with slides of information on the key players in the on-going conflict, a timeline of events as they continue to play out from the onset in November of 2013 to the present. A variety of maps, and historical background information helps explain the actions Ukrainians took and Russia’s response, which led to the annexation of Crimea by Russia and the fighting we are witnessing today in East Ukraine. The presentation also considers actions western nations are taking, or not taking, in

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RPL opens at 1:00 PM on Thursday Sept. 18–Development Morning

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The Staff of the Rye Public Library will be participating in a regional library development training during the morning of Thursday September 18th. So that all staff may attend, the Library will be closed from 9am-1pm. We will re-open at 1:00pm and remain open through our normal 8pm closing time on Thursday September 18. Our scheduled program on Thursday evening will not be impacted by the morning closure. We apologize for any inconvenience this short closure may cause, but hope that with advance notice you’ll be able to plan accordingly. This important training will allow us to better serve

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Meet Julia Child! Thurs. Sept 25th 7PM

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Help kick-off the Friends of the Rye Public Library 2014-15 Programming Series as they present the Delvena Theatre group featuring Lynn Moulton and Fran Baron. Meet Julia Child! is an original edutainment production by Delvena , and introduces the beloved character of Julia Child as portrayed by Lynn Moulton.

The audience will learn more about her life and have the opportunity to view “Julia” on the set of The French Chef, an amusing and fun experience. After the performance, the cast will open up for discussion regarding Julia Child.

The Delvena Theatre Company has been doing to-go shows for

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Book Bites Book Club For Kids

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Book Bites Book Club is for kids in grades 3-5, ages 8-10.Our next meeting will be Thursday September 18th from 3:15-4:15PM. The book we are reading is Hatching Magic by Ann Downer. Copies will be available in the Youth Department.We hope you can join Lisa for this fun group which incorporates books, food, and crafts. Sign-up preferred, but you can just drop in, too.

 

 

Friday Flick September 12

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Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Our movies begin promptly at 3:10 PM. Today’s film is rated PG and runs for 100 minutes.

An ordinary construction worker, thought to be the prophesied ‘Special’, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the universe into eternal stasis. Join us for this fun animated family film.

Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please be sure to check the content of this film to be sure that the film is appropriate for

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RPL opens at 1:00 PM on Thursday Sept. 18–Development Morning

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The Staff of the Rye Public Library will be participating in a regional library development training during the morning of Thursday September 18th. So that all staff may attend, the Library will be closed from 9am-1pm. We will re-open at 1:00pm and remain open through our normal 8pm closing time on Thursday September 18. Our scheduled program on Thursday evening will not be impacted by the morning closure. We apologize for any inconvenience this short closure may cause, but hope that with advance notice you’ll be able to plan accordingly. This important training will allow us to better serve

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Crisis in Ukraine Thursday Sept. 18, 7PM

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Ukrainian American Christina Vogel presents her up-to-the-minute research and historical background information as she discusses this timely topic with slides of information on the key players in the on-going conflict, a timeline of events as they continue to play out from the onset in November of 2013 to the present. A variety of maps, and historical background information helps explain the actions Ukrainians took and Russia’s response, which led to the annexation of Crimea by Russia and the fighting we are witnessing today in East Ukraine. The presentation also considers actions western nations are taking, or not taking, in

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Family Garden Club Tuesday September 9-CANCELLED

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**Today’s garden club has been cancelled. Please let us know if you have any questions about this program.**

We would love to have you join us on Tuesday September 9th from 3:30 – 4:30 PM! We are delighted to have Pat Ritter from Nature’s Wonders here to work with kids in our garden which was created by children and families several years ago. We will update more information soon about the theme this month. Please call 964-8401 to reserve your spot.

 

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Meet Julia Child! Thurs. Sept 25th 7PM

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Help kick-off the Friends of the Rye Public Library 2014-15 Programming Series as they present the Delvena Theatre group featuring Lynn Moulton and Fran Baron. Meet Julia Child! is an original edutainment production by Delvena , and introduces the beloved character of Julia Child as portrayed by Lynn Moulton.

The audience will learn more about her life and have the opportunity to view “Julia” on the set of The French Chef, an amusing and fun experience. After the performance, the cast will open up for discussion regarding Julia Child.

The Delvena Theatre Company has been doing to-go shows for

Continue reading Meet Julia Child! Thurs. Sept 25th 7PM