Browsing Archive: July, 2013

Library Notes--7/31/2013

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Wednesday, July 31, 2013,
THIS EVENING (Wednesday): 7pm
at the library:
Strafford Energy Committee Forum -------
What are they up to?  What is the VT Home Energy Challenge?
What is a solar array and how would it work? Is there a community garden / orchard in the works?
Please join us to find out. Refreshments available.

Friday, 10 am: STORYTIME

Monday, 6:30pm IN THE GYM (try to get there just a few minutes early to get your seats):
a very special show --------
PuppeTree, a puppet theater group, will perform the classic story

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Library Notes--7/25/2013

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Thursday, July 25, 2013,
Thursday (TODAY!): 1 pm : Reading Group discussing "Bring Up the Bodies" by Hilary Mantel

Friday, 10 am : STORYTIME. All preschoolers welcome (and siblings, etc.)

Monday, 6:30pm: Children's Program ----- finishing Fairy / Gnome homes we started last Monday.
 If you didn't start one, you can still join in ------ start one and put the finishing touches on at home.
Also, kids should remember to fill in their reading logs at the library.

Next Wednesday, July 31, 7pm: we'll be hosting some members of t...

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Library Notes--7/19/2013

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Saturday, July 20, 2013,
This morning (Friday) ---- 10 am
It's nice and cool in the library.

Newer titles include:
Non-fiction: "Smoke and Pickles" - Edward Lee, "Preserving with Pomona's Pectin" - Alison Duffy, "Bunker Hill" - Nathaniel Philbrick.
Fiction: "The Light in the Ruins" - Chris Bohjalian, "Sweet Salt Air" - Barbara Delinsky, "Letters From Skye" - Jessica Brockmole,
 "The English Girl" - Daniel Silva.
Mystery: "Her Last Breath" - Castillo, "Fire Witness" - Kepler, "The Bat" - Nesbo, "The Heist" - Evanov...

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Library Notes--7/17/2013

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Wednesday, July 17, 2013,
TONIGHT! Wednesday, 7 pm
in the Education Building at the Justin Morrill Homestead.
Please join us to watch "Do the Math" and "Vermont Energy Independence Day".
Discussion and refreshments during intermission.

Thanks so much to the Strafford Firemen's Association for great fun on the common Monday evening.

Friday  ---- STORYTIME at 10.

Next Monday evening, for the children's program 9geared to school age children), we will be
constructing fairy and gnome houses. Emily has left ...

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Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Monday, July 15, 2013,
It looks like Monday will be a perfect evening for Fire Truck Night!
6:30  -------------   the common
Wear a bathing suit, bring a towel.
Fabulous fun for all ages.

Thank you to the Strafford Firemen's (and Firewomen's) Association!!!! 

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Library Notes--7/11/2013

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Thursday, July 11, 2013,
Friday, 10 am: STORYTIME!

Saturday: "Downloadables" --- learn how to download ebooks and audiobooks, free through the library.
 10 -11am - i-devices; 11-12 - kindles, nooks, the rest.
Bring your device, set up with an apple or amazon account and remember your password!

We need all LUV DVD's returned by Saturday, so we can get a new collection on Monday.

FIRE TRUCK NIGHT!!! (we hope): Monday, 6:30 on the common. This is great fun for ALL ages ---- 
wear a bathing suit and bring a towel. Rumor is the...

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MONDAY EVENING at the library

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Monday, July 8, 2013,
6:30 at the library ----- children's programs start this evening,
with a special visit from naturalist Kurt Valenta, who will bring an ant colony and 
teach us about the wonders of ant colony life.
All programs are free. Join us! 

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Library Notes--7/2/2013

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Tuesday, July 2, 2013,
Reminder: the library will be closed Thursday (July 4) and Saturday (July 6 - book sale).
Donations for the sale can be brought to the library Wednesday (2 -5) and 
It should be another great sale: Friday 5 - 7 and Saturday 9 - 1.
Rain (ha ha) or shine 

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