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18 Plains Road | Moodus, CT 06469
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Monday, November 14, 2011

Thanks Week

A Thankful Library

It's almost Thanksgiving, and EHFPL is incredibly thankful for our amazing patrons. With your help, the library has tripled its attendance, and doubled its circulation in little over a year. Thanks to all of you, and all that you do for us.

Join us this week and next week for some programs that the entire family can be thankful for. Including a special Thanksgiving Thankstravaganza and a "Give Thanks for Bad Movies" Terrible Thursday Thankstacular!


Monday, November 14

Video Games for Kids – Mario Kart Wii - Join Mario, Princess Peach, Donkey Kong, and the whole Mushroom Kingdom gang for wacky races and fun times. (Grades K-5)

4:30-5:30


Tuesday, November 15

Quilt Club - Like Quilting? Join the Club!

6:30-7:30

East Haddam Leos Club - New Members Welcome! - The East Haddam Leos are hosting their second meeting at EHFPL. Teens 12-18 are invited to join the club that helps the community. Earn community service hours, build your resume, impress colleges and (most importantly) have fun - Be a Leo! This month - Officer Elections. Want to be President, VP, Secretary, Treasurer or Director? Be prepared to tell everyone why. :)

7:00-8:00


Wednesday, November 16

All New Story Hour - This week, celebrate Thanksgiving with Turkey stories and crafts!

10:00-11:00


Teen Video Games: Mario Kart - Join your friends and pick your favorite plumber as you race around the Mushroom Kingdom throwing turtle shells, banana peels and bombs during a night of Mario Kart mayhem.

6:00-7:30


Thursday, November 17

Thanksgiving Thankstravaganza – Join Your Friendly Neighborhood Library for a feast of fun times. Snacks, games, and good company. You'll be thankful you were here.

5:30-6:30



Terrible Thursday (Bad Movie Night) Presents Gamera the Invincible -A giant fire-breathing turtle attacks Tokyo, and you get to laugh about it. (Fun fact: We originally had this billed as a "Thanksgamera" movie night.)

6:30-8:30



Monday, November 21

Thanksgiving Party for Kids - Join Your Friendly Neighborhood Library for fun stories, crafts and games about Pilgrims, Native Americans, and the most famous fall feast of all. (Grades K-5)

4:30-5:30


Friends of the Library Chance Auction Drawing/Winners Party - Did you win? Find out! Also, place any final bids and buy more tickets before the drawing begins!

7:00-8:00


Wednesday, November 23

No Story Hour - Story Hour is Cancelled for this week. See you 11/30!


Library Open 10:00-4:00


Thursday, November 24

Thanksgiving Day - Library Closed

Friday, November 25

Library Open 12:00-6:00

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