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   Thursday, September 18, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Toddler Time (Ages 18 Months - 3 Years)
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Tracey   524-6042
tracey@gilfordlibrary.org
Come spend some special time developing early literacy skills with your toddler. We'll sing songs, read a story or two, create a craft and enjoy a snack as we learn about healthy living. Sign-up starting August 25, 2014 in the Children's Room is required.


1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Open Painting at the Library
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Open painting will be offered weekly at the library. Bring your supplies and hone your craft. All are welcomed.


6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Crafter's Corner
Event Location: Back corner of GPL
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Needle arts coordinator Dawn Lemay will facilitate all interested crafters who love knitting, crocheting, and other needlework projects. Bring your latest design and work in a relaxed corner of the library.


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Destination:The McNeil River Game Sanctuary in Alaska
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Wildlife Guide Robin Dublin will share her experiences and photographs from a summer spent at Alaska's world famous McNeil River Game Sanctuary where the largest annual gathering of brown bears congregates to fish for salmon. Robin is visiting her mother, Gloria Dublin, the leader of the Knit Wits, and is doing this presentation in honor of her mother's 80th birthday.


   Friday, September 19, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Social Bridge
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Do you love playing bridge and just can't get enough? Come play social bridge at the library.


10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Storytime (Ages 3-5)
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Lura   524-6042
lura@gilfordlibrary.org
It's time to gather together again to sing songs, read some stories, enjoy a snack, and create a craft as we learn about helthy living. It's a perfect way to work on those early literacy skills and gain a little sense of independence. Group size is limited to enhance this special time with your preschooler. Sign up required starting August 25, 2014 in the Children's Room.


1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Knit Wits
Event Location: Reading Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
All knitters welcomed!


   Monday, September 22, 2014
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Banned Book Week 2014: The Freedom to READ!
Event Location:
Contact: Tracey   524-6042
tracey@gilfordlibrary.org

Help celebrate the Freedom to READ by successfully completing the crossword puzzle any day this week and submitting your name for the Grand Prize Drawing.




12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Mahjong
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
One of the oldest board games in the world - Mahjong - depends on skill, strategy, and a certain degree of luck. Join us!


   Tuesday, September 23, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Storytime (Ages 3-5)
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Lura   524-6042
lura@gilfordlibrary.org
It's time to gather together again to sing songs, read some stories, enjoy a snack, and create a craft as we learn about helthy living. It's a perfect way to work on those early literacy skills and gain a little sense of independence. Group size is limited to enhance this special time with your preschooler. Sign up required starting August 25, 2014 in the Children's Room.


11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Babygarten
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Tracey   524-6042
tracey@gilfordlibrary.org
There's no time like the present to start that love for the library. Come join the fun. We'll sing songs, move to music, and make a craft. Sign up in the Children's Room starting August 25,2014. The theme for this 7 week session is Healthy Living.


3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Now Showing: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Tracey   524-6042
tracey@gilfordlibrary.org
Help us celebrate Banned Book Week 2014 and the Freedom to READ by watching Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Snacks willl be provided.


   Wednesday, September 24, 2014
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Line Dancing for Beginners
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Kick start your day with Bonnie Deutch and perfect some smooth moves for all interested in learning how to line dance. Sign up with your library card.


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Check-Out-An-Expert!
Event Location: Computer Area
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Do you have basic questions about what to do with your computer or need help with downloading audio books or using our telescope? Come 'Check-Out-An-Expert' and receive the assistance you need! You must have a Gilford Library card. 20 Minutes max if someone is waiting.


   Thursday, September 25, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Toddler Time (Ages 18 Months - 3 Years)
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Tracey   524-6042
tracey@gilfordlibrary.org
Come spend some special time developing early literacy skills with your toddler. We'll sing songs, read a story or two, create a craft and enjoy a snack as we learn about healthy living. Sign-up starting August 25, 2014 in the Children's Room is required.


12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Brown Bag Book Discussion
Event Location:
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Live Free and Eat Pie: A Storyteller's Guide to New Hampshire by Rebecca Rule is this month's book as part of the second Lakes Region Reads. Popular NH storyteller, Rule provides her interpretation of the state's history, culture, climate, attractions and more. Books are available at the Circulation Desk. The discussion will be led by Molly Harper. Bring your lunch and we'll provide dessert.


1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Open Painting at the Library
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Open painting will be offered weekly at the library. Bring your supplies and hone your craft. All are welcomed.


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Advisory Group Meeting (Teens)
Event Location: Teen Room
Contact: Molly   524-6042
molly@gilfordlibrary.org

This is an open discussion and interactve group that provides teens with an opportunity to meet with Abi and Molly. We'll brainstorm ideas for future teen programming and community outreach activities. Join us!




6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Evening Book Discussion
Event Location: Reading Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Live Free and Eat Pie: A Storyteller's Guide to New Hampshire by Rebecca Rule is this month's book as part of the second Lakes Region Reads. Popular NH storyteller, Rule provides her interpretation of the state's history, culture, climate, attractions and more. Books are available at the Circulation Desk. The discussion will be led by Molly Harper. Refreshments will be served.


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Foreign Movie Night
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Join us for this month's foreign film from Germany.


   Friday, September 26, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Social Bridge
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
Do you love playing bridge and just can't get enough? Come play social bridge at the library.


10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Storytime (Ages 3-5)
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Lura   524-6042
lura@gilfordlibrary.org
It's time to gather together again to sing songs, read some stories, enjoy a snack, and create a craft as we learn about helthy living. It's a perfect way to work on those early literacy skills and gain a little sense of independence. Group size is limited to enhance this special time with your preschooler. Sign up required starting August 25, 2014 in the Children's Room.


1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Knit Wits
Event Location: Reading Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
All knitters welcomed!


2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Conversational German Class
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org
If German is your second (or third) language and you would like to maintain your skill, this weekly class is for you. This group is full.