Kids’ Music Class We’re excited to welcome back Mr. Frank of Learn Listen Play for some more interactive and high-energy music education! This program is sponsored by the Friends of the William Jeanes Memorial Library. No registration necessary.   Save Monday, February 5th @ 4:00

Kids’ Painting Class: Seurat’s Pointillism Children ages 6 to 12 are invited to join Ramalakshmi Lakshmanan for a painting class featuring artist Georges Seurat, the developer of a new way of painting known as pointillism. He used the tiny dots of different colors close to one another so that they blend at a distance. It give the viewer’s eye a chance to blend the color optically, rather than having the colors readily blended on the canvas. Saturday, January 27th @ 2:30




Day Navigation

10:00 Sensory Storytime (ages 3 and up)

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Board Room

11:00 Babes & Books Storytime

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

11:00 am - 11:20 am
Community Room

11:30 Babes & Books Storytime

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

11:30 am - 11:50 am
Community Room


Leap into Literature Leap into Literature is a reading program that allows 1st through 3rd graders to leap into literature. Explore fiction and non-fiction books with Mrs. Linda Doll through reading, discussion, and and a take home craft. Leap into Literature is held on Wednesday afternoons. Space is limited and registration is required.

Nancy Corson Creative Writing Fund sponsored by the Friends of the Library The Friends of the William Jeanes Memorial Library established the Nancy Corson Creative Writing Fund in 2012, in honor of our former long-time Friends board member, who passed away in February of 2012. Nancy was an active and passionate member of the Friends, serving as Membership Chair and maintaining the membership records for many years. In recognition of Nancy’s passion for writing, the Friends have committed to an annual contribution to this fund. Members of the public are welcome to make contributions to the Nancy Corson Creative Writing Fund, which is managed by the Library.

Children’s Storytimes Is your child a baby? A toddler? A preschooler? Does your child have a sensory integration or autism spectrum disorder? We have something for everyone, at different times on different days!

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