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Today at the library

There are no events scheduled for today.

Please join us during normal business hours to browse our extensive selection of materials, or to take advantage of the other great services we offer!

Special Upcoming Events

Oct24

Annual Friends Volunteer Reception (Wednesday 2:00pm)

Join us as we honor our loyal Friends Group volunteers with an afternoon of cake and beverages.

Oct25

Crazy 8s (Thursday 3:30pm)

What Is Crazy 8s?
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids enjoy the math behind their favorite activities!

We're nothing like your usual math club. With Crazy 8s kids will build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play games like Toilet Paper Olympics.

This session is for kids in grades 3-5.

Snacks sponsored by Neshobe PTO!
Every Thursday, 20 Sept – 8 Nov

Oct28

Quiz Night! (Sunday 6:00pm)

Join us for Round 2 of our insanely fun Quiz Night
October 21, 28 & November 4, 11
6:00pm @ Center St. Bar, side room

Register here!

https://tinyurl.com/yc47xuh5

Nov1

Crazy 8s (Thursday 3:30pm)

What Is Crazy 8s?
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids enjoy the math behind their favorite activities!

We're nothing like your usual math club. With Crazy 8s kids will build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play games like Toilet Paper Olympics.

This session is for kids in grades 3-5.

Snacks sponsored by Neshobe PTO!
Every Thursday, 20 Sept – 8 Nov

Nov4

Quiz Night! (Sunday 6:00pm)

Join us for Round 2 of our insanely fun Quiz Night
October 21, 28 & November 4, 11
6:00pm @ Center St. Bar, side room

Register here!

https://tinyurl.com/yc47xuh5

Nov6

The Messenger; Documentary and Commentary (Tuesday 6:00pm)

The Messenger, a 90 minute visually thrilling documentary that looks at what is threatening the existence of the world's birds. From the New York Times," a rich and satisfying call to action....for how to restore the ecological balance". A must see if you care about the earth and the fate of birds.
Facilitated by Sue Wetmore

Nov8

Crazy 8s (Thursday 3:30pm)

What Is Crazy 8s?
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids enjoy the math behind their favorite activities!

We're nothing like your usual math club. With Crazy 8s kids will build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play games like Toilet Paper Olympics.

This session is for kids in grades 3-5.

Snacks sponsored by Neshobe PTO!
Every Thursday, 20 Sept – 8 Nov

Nov11

Quiz Night! (Sunday 6:00pm)

Join us for Round 2 of our insanely fun Quiz Night
October 21, 28 & November 4, 11
6:00pm @ Center St. Bar, side room

Register here!

https://tinyurl.com/yc47xuh5

Nov13

Book Discussion (Tuesday 7:00pm)

Join us for our discussion of "1984" by George Orwell

Dec18

Book Discussion (Tuesday 7:00pm)

Join us for our discussion of "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot

Jan15

Book Discussion (Tuesday 7:00pm)

Join us for our discussion of "A Separate Peace" by John Knowles

Feb19

Book Discussion (Tuesday 7:00pm)

Join us for our discussion of "Midwives" by Chris Bohjalian

Regularly Scheduled Events

Brandon Sits! Community Meditation

Wednesdays

12:30pm -

A weekly meditation circle - no experience is necessary. This is for anyone who:

-has been hearing about meditation's benefits and wants to give it a try but doesn't know where to start

-could use the structure of a regular meditation session to support their new practice

-is a regular meditator who would enjoy sitting in the company or other meditators, or

-would simply savor a brief, silent interlude in the busyness of their day

We will be sitting on chairs but if you want to bring your own meditation cushion please feel free. New to meditation? Welcome! Please plan to arrive the first time at 12:30 and you'll receive an orientation to and guidance in mindfulness meditation to help you get started. Sit for 10 minutes, 20 minutes or more. Come when you can, leave when you wish. Questions? Call the Library or AnnMarie Roth at Nourish Your Purpose (247-5300)

Friday Movies on the Big Screen

Fridays

1:30pm -

Bring a friend and enjoy a free movie screening on the big screen upstairs. Call the Library for titles. Popcorn provided!

Poetry Workshop Group

Tuesdays

6:30pm -

The Ruth Stone Foundation will be offering a new free weekly poetry workshop! Starting Tuesday, October 9th 6:30-8pm at the Brandon Free Public Library!

This workshop group is for writers who want to dedicate time to their craft, provide and give feedback to others, and take their practice to the next level. Without judgement, this is an opportunity to share and generate new writing, to discuss poetry and how it works, and any other inquires we find compelling. Hosted by poet, Bianca Stone. Guest writers will attend! Other genre writers welcome!

Please RSVP for more info

Bring some poems to read, and copies if you have them!

Story Time with Debbie

Fridays

3:00pm -

Join us for our popular story time led by Miss Debbie on Friday afternoons.

Story Time with Jill

Wednesdays

9:30am -

Our popular story time led by Jill is switching to Wednesday mornings! Join us for songs, stories, and crafts every Wednesday at 9:30am

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Storyhour with Deb Lendway

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Story Time with Deb Lendway

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Preschool Story Time with Deb