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Storytime Themes for October!

Storytime is continuing on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30AM with Ms. Alicia!  Here are the upcoming themes-

October 7th and 9th – What Do You Hear?

October 14th and 16th – Busy Bears

October 21st and 23rd – Windy Days

October 28th and 30th – Fall Leaves

Go to

http://tinyurl.com/astonkidsevents

to register your child!

What Do You Hear Picture

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Infant Storytime will return Monday!

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The storytime for babies will be back on Mondays at 10AM starting this Monday (October 6) .  The program will be with Ms. Alicia and may contain music, stories, rhymes, puppets and other fun!

Go to

http://tinyurl.com/astonkidsevents

to register!

We hope to see you there!

Alicia

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Fall Bingo!

The Friends of the Aston Public Library present Fall Bingo!

Saturday, October 18th 3PM-7PM

Admission is $25.  All prizes will be in cash!  Food and refreshments will be sold as well as bingo supplies.  There will also be special raffles!  All proceeds benefit the library!

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Wood Carvings Display!

We are hosting a display of wood carvings from the William Rush Woodcarving Club this month.  Stop by the library to check it out!  Here are some pictures-

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NAMI Display at the Library

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In observance of October being Mental Health Month, the library is hosting a display from the Delco chapter of NAMI. This display features information about mental illness and books that are being donated to the library from NAMI. The books featured will be added to the library collection at the end of the month.

NAMI-PA Delaware County Chapter is a grass-roots, self-help, support and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with severe mental illnesses – which are brain disorders – and their families. Severe mental illnesses include Schizophrenia, Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Panic and Other Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders and Severe Disorders of Children and Adolescents

For more information, go to:
http://www.nami.org/MSTemplate.cfm?Site=NAMI_PA_-_Delaware_County_Chapter

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New Books!

We’ve just added some new books to our collection!

Click on the cover below to request the book or see if it’s on the shelf:

America

 Blue-Eyed Boy: A Memoir
 Crave the Night
 Fodor's Caribbean (2015)
 Gates of Thread and Stone
 If These Walls Could Talk: Philadelphia Phillies: Stories from the Philadelphia Phillies Dugout, Locker Room, and Press Box
 Lead Me Not
 Maplecroft
 No Safe House
 One of Us
 Rick Steves Europe Through the Back Door 2015: The Travel Skills Handbook (2015)
 This Is the Water
 Ultimate Sins
 What I Know for Sure
 Worn Stories
YOUTH ITEMS–
 Bear's Sea Escape
 Ben Franklin's Big Splash: The Mostly True Story of His First Invention
 Brown Girl Dreaming
 Captain Underpants and the Tyrannical Retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000
 Dear Wandering Wildebeest: And Other Poems from the Water Hole
 Flashlight
 Fourteenth Goldfish
 Frostborn
 Greenglass House
 How Does My Garden Grow?
 Ladybug Girl and the Dress-Up Dilemma
 Lego the Lego Movie: Unikitty: A Cuckoo Adventure
 Little Elliot, Big City
 Mortal Danger
 Nancy Knows
 Otis and the Scarecrow
 Ripley's Special Edition 2015
 Shipwreck Island
 Swap

 Opposition (Special Collector's)

Help us keep the new books coming! Go here to purchase an item from our “wish list”:

http://amzn.com/w/R19YZSB3NED6

 

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New Storyteller!

Come meet our new storyteller this week on Tuesday at 10:30AM! Ms. Alicia will be doing storytime for the next few weeks, including books, crafts and themes such as “Crowns and Castles”, “Monkey Business”, and “Dinosaur Days”. Storytime is at 10:30AM on Tuesday and Thursday and is for ages 2-5.

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