WRITER OF THE WEEK Although Edward Gorey is best known as an illustrator – he created the opening titles for the PBS series Mystery! and even won a Tony for designing a Broadway production of Dracula – he also often wrote stories to accompany his distinctive art. You can read some of this writing in Amphigorey Also at the library.
FAMILY BOOK CLUB We’ll be reading and discussing Call of the Wild by Jack London this Thursday the 22nd at 4:30 PM.
DOGS Ever want to meet a sled dog? You’ll get the chance this Thursday the 22nd at 5 PM. Local musher and Iditarod veteran Spencer Thew will be at the library to give a talk about this snowy sport and answer all your questions. This event is for children ages 7 and up. Don’t miss it!
WRITER OF THE WEEK Chaim Potok was a writer, editor, teacher, and army chaplain. His best-known novels include My Name is Asher Lev and The Chosen, both exploring the intersection of Hasidic Judaism and secular culture.
HOLIDAY The library will be closed next Monday the 19th in honor of Presidents Day. We will be open the rest of the week as usual.
VALENTINES Children can come make Valentines for family and friends this Tuesday the 13th at 3:30 PM.