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Thursday, September 13, 2012

Forsyth Public Library has several activities planned for this fall. Some highlights include:

  • Open house: Celebrate the library on Saturday, Sept. 15, at an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Refreshments will be served and information shared about new databases and other library resources. Kids can join in a library scavenger hunt and win prizes. Learn how to use your library 24/7 online and find out why a library card is the smartest card in your wallet.
  • Show us your library card! Post a picture of yourself and your library card on our Facebook page or bring a photo to the library to add to our display. Be proud of that smart card!
  • Game Time is a new library event for ages 8 and up held on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 4-5 p.m. beginning Sept. 25. Choose from Jenga, Uno Attack, Mexican Train, Apples to Apples and more. No registration is required.
  • Movie Matinee, featuring a soon-to-be-announced movie and snacks, will be offered at the library on Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 2 p.m. for children ages 6 and up. Children younger than 6 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Baby TALK Times are now offered every Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at the library. These sessions are led by Baby TALK instructors and are designed for families with children birth to age 3.
  • Fall storytimes for ages 3-5 con- tinue on Thursdays at 10 a.m. in September and October. Evening sessions will also be offered at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 18 and Tuesday, Oct. 16. No registra- tion is necessary.
  • Bookkeepers Book Discussion Group meets Friday, September 21 at 10 a.m. in the library’s Con- ference Room. This month’s book is “One Thousand White Women” by Jim Fergus. Are you interested in joining an evening book discus- sion group? Contact the library if you would like to be part of a new week night group.
  • Historical Society Meet & Greet: Representatives of Hick- ory Point Township Historical Society will be at Forsyth Public Library on the fourth Tuesday of September, October, and Novem- ber to talk informally about the people, places, and events that shaped our area. The library’s south-east room features Histori- cal Society displays of photos and items from the township’s past. Drop by between 6 and 7 p.m. on Sept. 25, Oct. 23, and/or Nov. 27 to browse the Historical Society materials and ask questions about Forsyth’s history.

Contact the library at 877-8174 or email rachelmiller.fpl@gmail.com for more information about any of these events

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