Comics! War! Battles! Lincoln!This month we're looking at how the graphic novel format can be used to tell a nonfiction story. The book we'll be talking about is Gettysburg: The Graphic Novel by C. M. Butzer.
Since "Miss Patty's" arrival at Cleveland Park, our younger patrons have flocked to her -- and some have even named toy animals after her. Patty's delightful enthusiasm and hearty laughter enliven our library, and the children adore her for her warmth, openness, and kindness.
Feeling pressed to get those holiday gifts finished? Join like-minded fiber artists to get a lot accomplished.On Thursday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m., Barbara, Stephanie and Yamile will be on hand to help you make your own knitted tomte creations to gift or to enter in our contest. We will have a tomte exhibition in January, with prizes awarded to the winner, and first- and second-runners-up.
The Mystery Book Club takes a December holiday. We will reconvene Thursday, Jan. 3 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the BBC One series Sherlock, created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss and starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman.We will be joined by Lloyd Rose, author, critic, Dr. Who authority and long-time fan of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes.
The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic is held on the first Wednesday of the month, from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.Get one-on-one support for basic activities in an online job search, including creating an email account, writing a resume, working on an online application and more.