LIGHT A CANDLE

DECEMBER 1-15, 2014

 

ADULT PROGRAMS

Programs start at 7 pm unless specified differently
All Adult Programs are free and meet in the Longmont Library Meeting Rooms

SAND CREEK MASSACRE: A SESQUICENTENNIAL OBSERVANCE
November 6
Professor Tom Thomas will present an overview of the Sand Creek Massacre.

UNRAVELING THE JOB SEARCH CODE
November 12 @ 6:30 pm in the Unquiet Study Area Upstairs
Career counselor Jane McKean will discuss job searching strategies

FILM: MAN ON WIRE
November 13
2008 documentary covers Philippe Petit’s 1974 high wire walk between the twin towers of the World Trade Center

AUTHOR MARK STEVENS
December 4
Mark Stevens will discuss his new book Trapline, the third in the Allison Coil mystery series.

HARP MUSIC
December 6 @ 1:30 to 3:00 pm
Come enjoy beautiful harp music for the holiday season

MUSIC OF JOY, SOLSTICE & NOEL
December 11
Cousins of the Muse (dulcimer and harp) will perform seasonal music

BOOK DISCUSSION GROUPS
1st Thursdays: November 6 • 2-3:15 pm
Every Day by the Sun by Dean Faulkner Wells

2nd Mondays: November 10 • 7-8:15 pm
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

 

CHILDREN PROGRAMS

Register at the Children’s and Teen Services desk or call 303.651.8477

For information on upcoming storytimes and events see the Library’s Children Calendar

WEEKLY PROGRAMS

TUESDAY
Storytimes • 10:15 and 11 am

WEDNESDAY
Storytimes • 10:15 and 11 am
Tutoring • 5:30 pm

THURSDAY
Hora de Cuentos Bilingues/Bilingual Story Hour • 6 pm
Bedtime Storytime • 7 pm

SPECIAL EVENTS
THE FOLLOWING EVENTS MAY REQUIRE REGISTRATION
Register at the Children’s and Teen Services desk or call 303.651.8477

LEGO CLUB
November 7 • 6-8 pm
A family event — all ages are welcome.
• Building challenge
• Short film
• Light refreshments

DOGS ENJOY AFTERNOON READING (DEAR)
November 8 • 1-2 pm
Children of all ages are invited to read to specially trained dogs. Just drop in!

CHESS CLUB
November 10 & 24 • 7 pm
Players of all levels welcome; no registration required. Best for ages 7 and up.

AUTISM SPECTRUM EVENT 
November 16 • 11am – 1pm
For kids on the Autism Spectrum and their families
• Special Access Browsing
• Lots of Lego Building
• Watch the Lego Movie

LOTERIA MEXICANA
November 24 • 7 pm
Traditional Mexican bingo, mostly in Spanish

GIVE THANKS TO YOUR COMMUNITY EVENT
November 25 • 1-3 pm
Colorado Spirit will facilitate a special afternoon of stories, crafts and fun focusing on giving thanks this Thanksgiving season. Activities will culminate in a guided tour of the Civic Center to thank community members who helped assist Longmont through the flood recovery as well as everyday life.For grades 4-6

 

FOR TWEENS & TEENS

Register at the Children’s and Teen Services desk or call 303.651.8477

2ND SATURDAYS: THE LIBRARY AFTER DARK
November 8 • Doors open at 6 pm

• Minute-to-Win-It Games
• Grey Havens Young Adult Fandoms Unite!
• Anime and Manga Club showing Princess Mononoke
• Minecraft: Magic the Gathering
• Thanksgiving and Autumn-inspired crafts
• Movie: Hook