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«February 2015»

Read 'n' Feed - CANCELLED

Feb 26, 2015  all stops

all stops

Read 'n' Feed has been cancelled this week due to extreme temperatures and a forecast for snow. We just hate to miss so many weeks in a row! If you are a Read 'n' Feed patron, or a Project Suds cardholder, you are welcome to stop by the library to use the pantry here. We don't want anybody to go hungry in this cold weather! If you would like us to deliver a bag of food to you, please call 778-7527 and ask for Jenny or Lynn.

Astronomy for Everyone: Size and Scale of the Universe

Mar 14, 2015  2:00 p.m.

community room

Astronomer Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, has always been passionate about astronomy, and wants to share the excitement with you! Over 1 ½ hours, you’ll learn about the size and scale of the universe, the stars, and other celestial wonders using hands-on activities and assorted visuals.

How to Build Your Own Incredible Telescope

Mar 15, 2015  2:00 p.m.

community room

An introduction of telescope types, function, performance, and accessories will help participants choose a telescope wisely. Then, a detailed description of steps in constructing your own powerful telescope will be enhanced with clear illustrations and numerous photographs taken throughout the entire process A-Z. It's so easy a 3rd grader can do this! Following the presentation, a model telescope just like the one you can build will be set up outdoors for viewing the Moon, the rings of Saturn an