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Aging Wisely
A new program jointly offered by the Keeler Library, St. James Church 
and the North Salem Recreation Department Senior Citizen's Club

This four part community based program focuses on multiple aspects of retirement, aging and planning for the future. It is free, open to all and requires no registration. Come with your questions and concerns.

March 12th from 6:00 - 7:30 at the library

March 19th from 4:00 - 6:30 at St. James Church in their Village Hall

March 26th from 6:00 - 7:30 at the library

April 2nd from 4:00 - 6:30 at St. James Church in their Village Hall

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Alan Sklar Reads Jug of Silver
Sunday April 19 at 3:00 pm

Alan Sklar has been a freelance voice actor for over 20 years, voicing many, many things. You will probably recognize his voice.

Co-sponsored by the NS Recreation Department and Keeler Library.

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Spring Fling - School is out!
March 31 - April 3 at 3:00 pm daily

Participate in various activities such as making sock bunnies and paper plate bird nests throughout spring break. Activites will take place in the children's room.

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Poster Contest 

Artists Wanted2

The winner of the ages 13-18 division and the overall prize is Brianna Perez, a North Salem High School student. Brianna's poster will be preproduced and used to advertise the Book, Bake and Plant Sale/Library Fair. Signed copies will be sold at the library starting at the Cooks & Books Party on Friday, May 8th.

The winner of the under 12 division is Jane Fetterolf, a student at PQ Elementary School.

The winner of the adult divion is Nina Bertolino, a resident of Purdys.


Thank you to everyone who submitted a poster. They were all imaginative and wonderful and the judging committee had a hard time choosing among them. All the submissions are handing in the children's room and we invite you to come see them.

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Mah Jong comes to the Library!
> Tuesdays at 1:00 - led by Linda Springer (NOTE the earlier time - we are now taking a waiting list for this day)
> All Fridays in May plus April 24th at 3:00 - led by Michelle LaMothe

Local residents, Linda Springer and Michelle LaMothe, have generously offered to lead/teach Mah Jong.

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 Mah Jong Set
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Help our Library's Children's Arts and Crafts program!

Please bring in the following clean supplies by April 1st!

-Cardboard egg cartons
-Cardboard cereal boxes
-Toilet paper rolls
-Cardboard sneaker and shoe boxes
-Round oatmeal containers
-8 oz. plastic containers with plastic lids
-Individual water bottles or sports bottles with pop-up caps
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Thank you!

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Balanced Rock: The North Salem Review of Art, Photography, and Literature FOR SALE NOW!
Balance Rock The North Salem Review
Copies Being Sold at Library - $20

This issue is especially beautiful and we are very proud of it. We know of no other library except for one in California that publishes its own literary and artistic journal.

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Inventor's Club with Eileen Diehl
Saturday mornings from 10:00-11:30; kids grades 2-5

April 11

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NOTE: This program is currently full and any applications will be put on the waiting list.

Learn about the design process, solve problems creatively, and see what inventing is all about! Read more...

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Wireless Printing Now at the Library!

Print from anywhere in the world using a computer or mobile device and pick up your printouts at the library.
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Newly-published books - updated monthly.