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Art in the Community Room
Come see whimsical works by Eggvard Munch and Pablo Peckasso, Macaylla Silver's Arts Eggs on display through the end of October.
November - December Enjoy Paintings and pictures by the Friends of Leverett Pond.
The Leverett, Shutesbury, Wendell and Erving Libraries will offer 36 S.T.E.A.M. programs (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) to children ages 3-6 during this school year. The programs are free.
November 6, 3:15- 4:15
Using different types of magnets, we will discover what they can do and how they can be useful, and fun!
With Helen Anne Sephton from the Hitchcok Center for the Environment.
S.T.E.A.M. Schedule through December:
Saturday October 25, 2014 LEGO DUPLOTM Creative Construction. 11:00 -12 Erving
Saturday November 1, 2014 Magnet Madness 11:00 -- 12 Wendell
Thurday November 6, 2014 Magnificent Magnets 3:15– 4:15 Leverett
Wednesday Nov. 12, 2014 Sensing Our World 1:30 – 2:30 Shutesbury
Sat.November 22, 2014 LEGO DUPLOTM Home and Family 11:00 – 12 Erving
Thur. Dec. 4, 2014 LEGO DUPLOTM Creative Construction 3:15– 4:15 Leverett
Sat.December 6, 2014 Picnic Party Counting 11:00 -- Noon Wendell
December 10, 2014 Wonderful Water Wed. 1:30 – 2:30 Shutesbury
Come join the fun and get ready for an all new creative challenge.
Thursday Nov. 20, from 3:15-4:30.
Please stop in or call to register.
Free movie night Friday Oct 24 7:30 Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiographical novel translated to film,1962. Starring Gregory Peck, and directed by Robert Mulligan. Lawyer Atticus Finch represents a black man on trial in 1930s Alabama, events are shown through the eyes of a 6 year old girl.
Sunday Oct 26th, 2-4pm
Closing reception for Macaylla Silver's show, Arts Eggs. Come see the exhibit before it's gone at the end of the month.
Oct 30 7pm Friends of the Leverett Library Annual Meeting
Please join the Friends for a visit from local author Suzanne Strempek Shea and special guest Mags Riordan.
Shea will talk about her latest book, This is Paradise, which was featured in the latest issue of Yankee magazine. This is Paradise tells the true story of Mags Riordan, founder of the Billy Riordan Memorial Clinic in the African nation of Malawi. Open to all. Copies of the book are available for check out at the library.
Sunday Nov 9, 2-5pm Opening reception for the Art of Leverett Pond sponsored by the Friends of Leverett Pond.
The show will run in the library through December.
Thurs. Nov 13 at 7pm Cammie McGovern
Join us for a visit from local author Cammie McGovern, who will talk about her work and her writing process. McGovern is the author of three adult novels, The Art of Seeing, Eye Contact, and Neighborhood Watch, and most recently the acclaimed YA novel Say What You Will.
The Spanish Conversation Group Tuesdays from 4-5pm
Come practice and hone your language skills in a casual, friendly environment.
Recent events :
Thursday Sept 25 Leverett author Gerald McFarland spoke about his new book What the Owl Saw, the sequal to The Brujo's Way.
Friday Sept 26, author/illustrator Michael Chesworth visited the library to talk about his work and to write an original story with grades 4 & 5 from the Leverett Elementary school.