Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library

Shepherd Park Book Club

We invite you to join us for the Shepard Park Book Club which meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 1:30pm. The title featured for the December 1, 2010 meeting is, Heart & Soul by Maeve Binchy.

Black Voices Book Club

Dear Neighbors, You are invited to join the Black Voices Book Club at the Juanita E. Thornton Shepherd Park Library. The club was started in September 2009 and has since grown both in membership and quality. Diverse, committed, and energetic, the group meets on the third Monday of every month at 7:00 pm on the second floor of the library.

Halloween Movie

IT 'S ALMOST HALLOWEENWe will be showing It's The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown in place of The Grudge on October 30, 2010 at 12noon, please make plans to join us.

Shepherd Park Book Club

We invite you to join us for the Shepard Park Book Club which meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 1:30pm. The title featured for the November 3rd, 2010 meeting is, Justice Older than the Law: The Life of Dovey Johnson Roundtree by Dovey Johnson Roundtree & Katie McCabe.

New Arrivals

Fiction1. Playing the Game by Barbara Taylor Bradford2. The Prostitutes' Ball by Stephen J. Cannell

Halloween Movies

1. Drag Me to Hell, rated PG-13    When: Wednesday, 10/20/2010    Time: 6:30 p.m.

Halloween Party

  Our annual Halloween party will take place on Wednesday, October 27, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. We will have (somewhat) scary stories, activities, and giveaways.  All ages may attend.  Costumes are optional.  Please call if you have any questions.    

Euro Kids: Italy

We are delighted to have Donatella Massoli singing Italian lullabies and folk songs as part of the embassy sponsored Euro Kids festival.  There will also be Italian folktales for the very young.  Tuesday, Nov. 2nd at 11am.  For ages 0-3.

Summer Reading Reception

Come play games, have cake, and recieve free giveaways to celebrate the children who reached their reading goals over the summer.  Anyone who participated in summer reading may attend.  Sept. 29th at 7pm in the activity room. 

Read-In Event: DIY Flannel Board

Tue, 09/21/2010 - 16:39 — anina.ertel Come make your own flannel board and learn a new way of telling stories.  Commonly used by librarians and teachers, a flannel board allows you to create visual story boards for your children's favorite stories.  Saturday, October 2nd at 1pm, Ages 2-7.

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