Read to the Dogs

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Come share a story with some good doggy listeners. Therapy Dogs will be here in the program room to listen to children read stories to them. Reading to these dogs can improve children's reading and communication skills while also being fun!Schedule a 15-minute time slot by calling the Junior Room Desk starting at 9:00 a.m. on November 7. No online registration.
Feel free to sign up for each month.

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Fiction Book Discussion

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
We'll meet at the library to discuss And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini.

Master storyteller Khaled Hosseini brings us his third novel told in a series of interlocking stories set in an Afghanistan village in 1952. Saboor, a desperate father, must give away his daughter to a wealthy man in Kabul. The stories within the story are told through multiple viewpoints, over more than fifty years.

Books are available at the Ask Us Desk one month before each discussion. Registration is not required.

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Saturday Morning Storytime

Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Join us each Saturday morning for stories, songs, and fingerplays. Parent participation is an important part of this storytime, and attending children must be supervised by an adult. Registration is not required. Storytimes attended by eight or fewer people may be canceled by the storyteller.

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Bluestone Academy Dancers

Sunday, December 14, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Dancers from the Bluestone Academy will share an interactive dance performance geared for 3-6 year olds. Come learn about different styles of dance and have some dancing fun. Children MUST attend with an adult.

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View from the Director's Chair

Monday, December 15, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Private digital media lab class. Applications can be completed at www.dglibrary.org/teens through October 1. Those selected will be contacted by October 15.

This eight-week course will include classes on cinema history, camera basics, post-production, and more and will conclude with a film festival-esque showing of the students' creations. Teens who finish the course will be expected to help train other community members with the skills they learn, as part of our library volunteer program.

Please contact Lynette at lpitrak@dglibrary.org with any questions.

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Facebook Basics

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Learn how to create a Facebook account, upload a picture, post a comment, find friends, and send a message. Participants must know their email address and their email password. Classes are open to DGPL cardholders only.

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