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October 25, 2012

Plaistow Library News

PLAISTOW – The Library will take part in Plaistow’s Pumpkin Lighting ceremony on Fri., October 26 at 7:00 p.m., on the Town Green. We’ll be doing face painting, science experiments and more. Crafty Doodles meets 11:00 a.m. on Sat., October 27. All ages are invited to do a craft with Ms. Nancy. Wear your Halloween costume to Crafty Doodles and get a treat!

Friends of the Library at Plaistow (FLAP) are preparing for their annual Vendor Fair to be held Sat., November 17, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The Friends are looking for volunteers to help that day as well as to join the group and assist with the Friends’ fundraising efforts. The next meeting is Mon., October 29 at 6:30 p.m. at the library—all are welcome to attend. Visit the Friends tab on our website for more information.

Are you an artist who would like to display art at the library? Reserve a month this fall to hang your art by calling the library. Or if you have a collection to share in our glass display cases, let us know.

Join us for Lego/WII Fridays to build with our large Legos collection or challenge yourself to a game of Wii. Preschool children meet 1:00-2:30 p.m., School aged children 3:00-4:30 p.m.

Cribbage meets Wednesdays 2:00-4:00 p.m.—come to the library to sharpen your cribbage skills and socialize! Snacks and drinks provided by Plaistow Recreation and the library.

As always, follow us online at www.plaistowlibrary.com, facebook and twitter for news and updates.

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