June 2018 News

Submitted by Parkesburg Library on Fri, 06/01/2018 - 10:30 am

Parkesburg Library News

June, 2018


Gardening 101, Master Gardener Dave Jones, gardening basics, Wednesday, June 13, 7:00 PM.


Garden with a Master Gardner! 10 raised beds available, 1st come, 1st served.  Saturdays, 8:00 in back of the library, garden or discuss gardening.


Coloring Contest, Russellville Grange, ask librarian for color sheets, ends June 4.


Summer Reading Club, pick up reading folders the week of June 11.


Golf Outing!  June 18, Tanglewood Golf Club, 653 Scotland Rd., Quarryville.  Registration and lunch 11:30, tee off 1:00.  Still only $90!  Includes Lunch, Dinner, Carts, Greens Fees, Prizes.  Benefits the library.  Call/Email: Linda Jones, 610-857-4339 / davidjones384@msn.com or the library: 610-857-5165 / tknecht@ccls.org


Art Class – Painting, Saturday, June 23, 1:00 – 3:00, $15 fee.


Chili’s Night out Fundraiser, save the date, Tuesday, June 26


Fun in the Sun Book Sale. Saturday, July 7, 10:00 – 5:00.  Summertime Gift Basket Raffle, Tickets on sale at the library, $1, 6 for $5.


Science in the Summer, Science of Space. July 9-12 at Parkesburg VFW.  Level 1 (kids entering grades 2 & 3), 9:45-10:45, Level 2 (kids entering grades 4-6), 11:00-12:00.  Online registration begins 5/17 at 12:00, www.scienceinthesummer.com


How to Write and Publish your own Book.  Author Kathy Geesey, Adults & Youth, July 18, 7:00


4-H Camp, ages 9-15. Exploring pets and animal science, July 23-27, 9:00-12:00. $20 fee.


Art Camp, by Coatesville Area Arts Alliance, August 6-9, 10:00-12:00, $20 per child ages 8-15.


Cape May Bus Tour, September 15, 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM, $60 per seat, reservations required.


Lincoln and the Northern Central Railway, Historian John Brown, Oct. 17, 7:00 PM.


Mystery Book Club.  Love mysteries?  Follow the clues and join the Mystery Book Club to discuss mystery books with those who love sleuthing!  First Thursday of each month.


Knitting Group - Bring your work & have fun with other knitters!  Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:00 PM.


Book Sale Corner – In the Children’s Room during library hours.


Free Block Play - Kids under 8 must be accompanied by adult.


Help the library when you order from Amazon.com - http://smile.amazon.com – same products, same prices, and sign up to give the library .5% of the purchase.


Please designate Parkesburg Library on your United Way contribution.


Parkesburg Library, 105 West St, Parkesburg, PA, 610-857-5165, www.parkesburglibrary.org, Hours: Monday and Thursday 10:00-5:00, Tuesday and Wednesday 10:00-7:00, Friday 10:00-4:00 (Saturdays 9:00-1:00 June 16-Aug 18). Library Board Meetings: 4th Mondays except July, Aug & Dec, 7:00 in the library.

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