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Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library



   Tuesday, December 12, 2017
5:00 PM
Homework Assistance
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Grades 1-12
Description:  Our tutors offer assistance in Math, English, and Reading.  Students in grades 1 – 12 are invited.  Please bring your own materials and homework, or the lesson you will need assistance with.  Registration is required of students, and adults who are interested in tutoring are invited to assist, with pre-registration required.
 



4:00 PM
Being Creative with Legos
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience:
Description:  Come join the fun and creativity in our Lego League.


10:00 AM
Computer Class for Seniors
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  We will be concentrating on what the library offers digitally during the month of December.
 



   Wednesday, December 13, 2017
10:00 AM
Coliseum Adult Program
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  The Montgomery Dulcimer’s will be performing for our annual Open House.  Come by and enjoy your favorite holiday music and join us for refreshments afterwards.
 



   Thursday, December 14, 2017
10:00 AM
Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-K
Description:  You can learn to do things yourself!
I Can Do It Myself by Diane Adams
Synopsis:  Emily Pearl is a big girl who insists on doing everything for herself, until evening when having someone help her get ready for bed is nice.
Number Nine Duckling by Susan Akass
Synopsis:  A duckling learns he can do anything if he sets his mind to it.
Craft – Duck craft



3:00 PM
Southern Charms Book Club
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Today we will be discussing The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck.  This is a novel of three women who are striving to survive during WWII, and what they must do to escape the atrocities of war.  Then, we will receive our book for January titled, A Wallflower Christmas by Lisa Kleypas.


   Tuesday, December 19, 2017
4:00 PM
The Tinkering Table
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience:
Description:  Come join us as we help develop your creative abilities.  Once a month, on the third Tuesday of the month, we will have an activity that will enhance the arts or encourage your engineering skills by providing math and science projects.  This program is geared specifically for boys and girls fourth grade and up. 
*Today we will make Christmas ornaments with glitter and popsicle sticks.
 



10:00 AM
Computer Class for Seniors
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  We will be concentrating on what the library offers digitally during the month of December.
 



   Thursday, December 21, 2017
10:00 AM
Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-K
Description:  :  Christmas is near!
Who Will Guide My Sleigh Tonight? by Jerry Pollotta & David Biedrzycki
Synopsis:  Santa tries to decide which animals will be best suited to guide his Christmas sleigh.
Little Rabbit’s Christmas by Harry Horse
Synopsis:  When the Christmas Rabbit makes his wish come true and brings him the beautiful red sled from the store window, Little Rabbit wants it all to himself until he learns that even the best gift is better when shared.



   Thursday, December 28, 2017
10:00 AM
Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-k
Description:  Are you afraid of the unknown?
Watch Out!  Big Bro Is Coming! by Jez Alborough
Synopsis:  Terror spreads through the jungle as animals hear the news that rough, tough Big Bro is coming.
Miss Nelson Is Missing! by James Marshall
Synopsis:  The kids in room 207 take advantage of their teacher’s good nature until she disappears and they are faced with a vile substitute.
Craft – Mouse craft



3:00 PM
Eastbrook Mystery Book Club
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  The Memory Collector by Meg Gardiner will be discussed today.  Forensic psychiatrist Jo Beckett's specialty is the psychological autopsy- an investigation into a person's life to determine whether a death was natural, accidental, suicide, or homicide. She calls herself a dead-shrinker instead of a head-shrinker: The silence of her "patients" is a key part of the job's attraction.  https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2421292.The_Memory_Collector