Beneath the Surface is a program for teens. SCHEDULE: Under the Earth ~ Hobbit Party May 30, 4:30 PM History ~ Historical Jeopardy June 13, 4:30 PM Subcultures ~ Survivalist June 27, 4:30 PM History ~ Fabulous Females July 11, 4:30 PM Under the Water ~ Shark Week July 25, 4:30 PM Our summer reading program
Dig into Reading is a program for school-age children. Puppet Show ~ the Pirate of Book Island, May 25, 1:00 PM Under the Earth ~ Rocks and Minerals, June 1, 10:30 AM With Bob Isherwood from the Slate Valley Museum Burrowers ~ Burrowing Animals, June 6, 3:30 PM With Bernadette Hoffman from the Pember Museum Under the Earth ~
I Dig Summer Reading is a program for preschool children. Schedule: I Dig Gardening, May 21, 10:30 AM Puppet Show ~ the Pirate of Book Island May 25, 1:00 PM I Dig Hidden Treasure, May 28, 10:30 AM I Dig Dinosaurs, June 4 10:30 AM I Dig Getting Dirty, June 18, 10:30 AM I Dig Animals Underground, June 25, 10:30 AM I
New researchers tend to hit a dead end, which discourage them to the point where many of them give up. In this course, Kathleen will solve (or explain how researchers can solve) these problems for them. As Kathleen solves each problem, the entire class will learn how to handle it when they hit it. Other programs
Join The Puppet People at 1:00 PM on May 25 at the Pember Library at 33 West Main St in Granville and “Dig Into Reading” to solve the mystery of Book Island in this puppet pirate adventure! The Puppet People are husband and wife team Mark Carrigan and Michelle Smith-Carrigan who have been entertaining people for
The Pember Book Club will meet on May 14 at 1:00 to discuss Last Call The Rise and Fall of Prohibition by Daniel Okrent. Here’s a link to the NY Times Sunday Book Review of Okrent’s book. Learn about politics & American history during the Prohibition era.
This course assumes that researchers have begun their research already (otherwise, they need Genealogy 101). In this course, Kathleen shows how to find the juicy details that motivated us to begin all this research: lengthy obituaries, prison records, ship logs, etc. This is why we research: to discover the family stories that have been lost
Barb Young will again be teaching the popular “computers for seniors” at the Pember Library. Classes will run from 10:30AM to 12:00PM Wednesdays and Fridays from April 24 through May 10. Classes will cover internet and email, word processing, and using the library card catalog with databases. You must pre-register for the series of classes. Class size