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LIBRARY MUSINGS: Learn at lunch or join in on dad's storytime!

Grand Forks and District Public Library
By Grand Forks and District Public Library
March 14th, 2013

Hi Grand Folks!

If you stop to think about it, we’re all storytellers. When you’re talking on the phone with your Uncle Bob and telling him about your latest camping trip, you’re probably trying to tell the story in the most engaging way possible.

And a job interview isn’t any different – there you are, sitting in front of a prospective employer, trying to spin a yarn about how traveling around the world for the past year has broadened your horizons and given you all sorts of transferrable skills. All this to say, you might want to attend our…

Learn @ Lunch

Sally Caisley will be back on Friday, Mar. 15 at noon, with another of her popular workshops for seniors – this time, she’ll be talking about Social Connectedness. Refreshments will be served!

Dad’s Storytime

We’ve got some very special storytimes just for Dad’s in March, on Saturday, Mar. 16 and Mar. 23, at 10:30 a.m. Bring your lil’ ones in for songs, rhymes, and stories – why let moms have all the fun?

Screen Smart

Boundary Early Years  Service Providers have banded together to promote activities that don’t involve screens (computer, television, gaming consoles, etc.). The library will be hosting a Fabulous Friday event from 1 to 3 pm on Friday, Mar. 22, and a special wrap-up event from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Mar. 23 which will include a visual treasure hunt and a magic show (which starts at 1:30 p.m.)

Book Clubs

And last but not least, our book club will be meeting on Wednesday, Mar. 27 (1:30 p.m.) in Christina Lake and Thursday, Mar. 28 (7 p.m.) at the library – the March selection is The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot, a wonderfully engaging, thought-provoking, and bestselling work of non-fiction.

Happy Storytelling!