By Theresa Caswell
---- — NEWTON – Our gratitude is extended to Josh Judge, our local WMUR Meteorologist, for visiting the Gale Library recently! It was a fabulous evening of interesting information about our New England weather. We learned a lot about the process of forecasting and other fascinating weather details!
American Red Cross Babysitter Training Classes have returned to the Gale Library.
Stacey Sherman will instruct pre-teens and teens on the proper care of infants and children. Certification will be issued at the conclusion of the sessions.
Classes will be held on Mon., October 15, from 3:30-6:30 p.m. and October 22 from 3:30 to 7:00 pm. The cost of the training is $50.00 payable in the form of cash only please. Preregistration is required and payment is due by Fri. October 8. There will be a maximum of ten students enrolled. Sign-up sheets are located on both levels of the Library. To secure placement in the training, stop in the library, phone us at 382-4691, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Genealogy Club will meet on Wed., October 17 at 3:00 p.m., at the Library. Be sure to note the time change this month. New members are always welcome to join us!
During the month of October, we will also be participating in New Hampshire’s Edgar Allan Poe “Big Read” program. Complimentary copies of Poe’s stories and graphic novels are now available at the front circulation desk for some spooky reading just in time for Halloween. We will be holding an evening story discussion for teens on Mon., October 15 at 6:00 p.m., that will also kick off Teen Read Week. In addition, a morning discussion will be held on Wed., October 17 at 10:30 a.m., for adults during our monthly Book Review Circle. All are welcome to join in and share their insights of these highlighted book selections!
In observation of Columbus Day, we will be closed on Mon., October 8. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your reading and video materials for the long weekend!
For further information, please contact us at 382-4691.