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June 2018

Nuttin’ But The Truth

June 11, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on August 20, 2018 at 11:00am

Free

Cooper-Siegel’s newest book club! For lovers of nonfiction! History, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people in all genres! Stop by the library to pick up your copy of the book. Please register online - space is limited. June 11th: Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at American’s Most Storied Hospital by David Oshinsky (skipping our July meeting) August 13th: The Race to Save the Lord God Bird by Phillip Hoose

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July 2018

The C Word: Let’s Talk About Creativity

July 9, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Don't have a creative bone in your body? We doubt it! Have a bunch of creative ideas floating around? We'll talk it out! Join Melissa Tai and the library's own Kelley Beeson who've finally made their peace with being creatives to talk about all the ways you can get your creative juices flowing - gardening, cooking, writing, painting, drawing, raising children. We'll mash them all together and see what we get. Bring some samples of your creative pursuits, or just…

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August 2018

Nuttin’ But The Truth

August 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on August 20, 2018 at 11:00am

Free

Cooper-Siegel’s newest book club! For lovers of nonfiction! History, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people in all genres! Stop by the library to pick up your copy of the book. Please register online - space is limited. June 11th: Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at American’s Most Storied Hospital by David Oshinsky (skipping our July meeting) August 13th: The Race to Save the Lord God Bird by Phillip Hoose

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September 2018

Nuttin’ But The Truth

September 17, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 15, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on November 12, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on December 10, 2018 at 11:00am

Free

Cooper-Siegel’s newest book club! For lovers of nonfiction! History, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people, places and animals in all genres! Copies of the current month's book are held at the reference desk- stop by to get yours. Please register online - space is limited as we meet in the Reading Room. September 17th: Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult by Bruce Handy October 15th: Silent Spring by Rachel…

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Voter Registration

September 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Stop by the library to register to vote today from 10-1 PM. Sponsored by The League of Women Voters.

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Spanish Book Club

September 27, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Spanish book club.  Contact:  Beatrice Conte:  bea.conte@gmail.com

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October 2018

Nuttin’ But The Truth

October 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 15, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on November 12, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on December 10, 2018 at 11:00am

Free

Cooper-Siegel’s newest book club! For lovers of nonfiction! History, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people, places and animals in all genres! Copies of the current month's book are held at the reference desk- stop by to get yours. Please register online - space is limited as we meet in the Reading Room. September 17th: Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult by Bruce Handy October 15th: Silent Spring by Rachel…

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Evening Book Discussion

October 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Join us in discussing Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders. Refreshments will be provided.

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November 2018

Nuttin’ But The Truth

November 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 15, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on November 12, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on December 10, 2018 at 11:00am

Free

Cooper-Siegel’s newest book club! For lovers of nonfiction! History, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people, places and animals in all genres! Copies of the current month's book are held at the reference desk- stop by to get yours. Please register online - space is limited as we meet in the Reading Room. September 17th: Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult by Bruce Handy October 15th: Silent Spring by Rachel…

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NovelKnitters

November 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This casual knitting group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month. Beginners are welcome. Bring a project to work on and join us for an evening of crafting in our relaxing Reading Room. No registration necessary- just drop in!

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December 2018

Nuttin’ But The Truth

December 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 15, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on November 12, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on December 10, 2018 at 11:00am

Free

Cooper-Siegel’s newest book club! For lovers of nonfiction! History, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people, places and animals in all genres! Copies of the current month's book are held at the reference desk- stop by to get yours. Please register online - space is limited as we meet in the Reading Room. September 17th: Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult by Bruce Handy October 15th: Silent Spring by Rachel…

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January 2019

Meditation

January 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Meditation

January 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Nuttin’ But the Truth: Nonfiction Book Club

January 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

For lovers of nonfiction: history, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people in all genres! Stop by the library to pick up your copy of the current month's book. Please register online – the space where we meet has limited seating. Here's what we're reading: January 14: The 57 Bus: A True Story of 2 Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives by Dashka Slater February 18: Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea…

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Meditation

January 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Meditation

January 24 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Meditation

January 31 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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February 2019

Meditation

February 7 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Meditation

February 14 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Nuttin’ But the Truth: Nonfiction Book Club

February 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

For lovers of nonfiction: history, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people in all genres! Stop by the library to pick up your copy of the current month's book. Please register online – the space where we meet has limited seating. Here's what we're reading: February 18: Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick March 18: Don't Make Me Pull Over! An Informal History of the Family Road Trip by Richard Ratay…

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Meditation

February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Genealogy Meetup

February 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Are you interested in researching your family heritage and sharing what you learned with others? Join us for an informal monthly meetup where we’ll exchange ideas, resources, and conversation about family history and how we trace it. New and experienced genealogists are welcome.

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Meditation

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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March 2019

Meditation

March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Origami Open House

March 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A small number of folds and pleats can turn a flat sheet of paper into a star, heart or bow – but did you know that origami is now being applied to deploy car airbags and large solar panel arrays for satellites in space?  Join local origami enthusiast, Lynn Nuhfer for a drop-in demonstration of simple origami objects. For all ages. Drop by to learn a little something or start your exploration of this ancient Japanese art form! Lynn is…

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Coffee with a Cop

March 13 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Free

Join us for a casual conversation with local officer, Chief Laux. Discuss local and national issues. Coffee provided.

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Meditation

March 14 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Nuttin’ But the Truth: Nonfiction Book Club

March 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

For lovers of nonfiction: history, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people in all genres! Stop by the library to pick up your copy of the current month's book. Please register online – the space where we meet has limited seating. Here's what we're reading: March 18: Don't Make Me Pull Over! An Informal History of the Family Road Trip by Richard Ratay April 15: The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers…

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Planning Session for Girl Scout Sunset Camp (Private)

March 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Margaret Haas and others meeting to plan Sunset Camp.

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Meditation

March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Meditation

March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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April 2019

Meditation

April 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Meditation

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Tabletop Gaming Day

April 13

Cooper-Siegel is hosting an open gaming event as part of our National Library Week celebration! We'll have a selection of board games at the reference desk available for in-library play, including some games that can be checked out with your library card. We'll have everything from Scrabble to Betrayal at House on the Hill. Fun for all ages!

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Meditation

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Coffee with a Cop

April 22 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

Join us for a casual conversation with local officer, Chief Laux. Discuss local and national issues. Coffee provided.

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Meditation

April 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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May 2019

Meditation

May 2 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Meditation

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Meditation

May 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 30, 2019

This weekly meditation series is designed for beginners. Our guide is a Buddhist monk, but the meditation techniques taught are secular and are appropriate for all adults regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations. Free of charge and no registration necessary. Some seating is on the floor or hard chairs so feel free to bring a cushion.

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Nuttin’ But the Truth: Nonfiction Book Club

May 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

For lovers of nonfiction: history, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people in all genres! Stop by the library to pick up your copy of the current month's book. Please register online – the space where we meet has limited seating. Here's what we're reading (we take August and December off): May 20: The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers by Maxwell King June 17: Conan Doyle for the Defense: The True…

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Therapy Dogs Visit

May 20 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Drop by to hang out with our sweet therapy dogs and get your canine-love quota in! Dog owners, Susan Garmon and Darlene Berkovitz will be here with official fluffy therapy dogs from Therapy Dogs International. We'll be in the Reading Room; no need to register.

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