Book Club
Books
The Pember Book Club will continue their discussion of  1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles C. Mann. BookBrowse.com's summary says: A groundbreaking study that radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of the Europeans in 1492. Traditionally, Americans learned in school that the ancestors of the people who inhabited the Western
Holiday Auction
Events
This is a silent auction of gift-able items which may include Christmas decorations, store-bought or handmade items, artist pieces and who knows what else. Bidding on the items will run from 6:00-7:00pm. However, they will be displayed at the library in the previous week(s) and you will be able to bid on them then.
Pember Board Meeting
Events
A meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Pember Library and Museum will be held on the third Wednesday of each month at the Pember. This is a regular meeting and open to the public.
Quilling class
Classes
Pat O will teach us more quilling or feel free to join us if you have a project you are working on and just like to chat while you are crafting. Quilling is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs. Pre-registration
Computer classes offered for beginners
Classes
Beginning computer classes for senior citizens (over age 55) will once again be offered thanks to a grant from The Washington County Home for Aged Women. Barbara Young will teach six 1 1/2 hour sessions (Wednesdays and Fridays for three weeks) beginning November 28. Pre-registration is required. Sign up now to get a place in
Computer classes offered for advanced beginners
Classes
Advanced beginning computer classes for senior citizens (over age 55) will once again be offered thanks to a grant from The Washington County Home for Aged Women. Barbara Young will teach four 1 1/2 hour sessions (Wednesdays and Fridays for two weeks) beginning November 7. Pre-registration is required. Sign up now to get a place
Movie Showings
Events
Stay tuned… We plan to have a movie at the Pember the third Friday of each month. We have added a children’s film to be shown on Saturday afternoons generally following the theme of whatever special holiday is taking place that month. Due to licensing restrictions, we can’t list the titles we will be showing online but
It’s Not About the Hike
Events
Nancy Sporborg & Pat Piper will be at the Pember Library Thursday, November 8 at 6:00 PM to discuss their book and their experience. The book is It's Not About the Hike. Here's how they describe their experience: We all have our own mountains to climb. Your mountain may be a 4,000-footer in the White Mountains. But