November Library News

Ken Kaplan will present “Unlocking the Secrets of Your Dreams” Saturday, November 3rd at 11AM. Ken Kaplan is a Dream Facilitator who has an extraordinary gift in assisting people to understand their dreams.

Your child can enjoy the Segal Puppets show “North Pole Fun” Tuesday, November 27th at 6:30 PM . This is a diversity show about the sharing and caring of the season. Songs and routines about Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa are explored with two North Pole Elves.

We will be hosting A Matter Of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls, on Mondays through December 10th from 1 pm to 3 pm. Presented by COSA, this program assists older adults with managing falls safely and increasing their activity levels.

Through Christmas, the Library is hosting a display of antique toy trains donated by local collector Ron Vance. Come see some of these remarkable specimens, at the entry of our children’s area!

Are you looking for a book club? There are several options at our library! The group meeting on Thursday the 8th at 1PM is discussing “Gold”. The group meeting on Wednesday the 21st at 7PM is discussing ” Kitchen House “. Stop by and try one out!

Join the Library Movie Discussion Group to view and discuss ” I, Tonya ” on Monday, November 26th at 11AM. Light lunch will be provided.

The Kids Can Build Club is at the Library on Tuesdays at 4PM ! Your child can learn to build things using the library’s Lego collection and other materials as well! All ages are welcome.

3D Printing Services Available! Ask Debbie or Stephen at the desk to find out how you can get your first small 3D printed item for free! Check out the designs the staff have made for ideas. They are on display in our display case!

Storytime! Your young child can learn basic literacy skills while having fun! The Aston Public Library offers story times every week, open to everyone! Join Ms. Debbie for toddler time (ages 2-3) on Tuesdays at 10:30, infant time (up to 24 months) on Wednesdays at 10:30, and preschool time (ages 3-5) on Thursdays at 10:30!

Stop by Tuesdays at 11AM to learn the art of Crochet with our diverse group with many levels of experience. Stop by Thursdays at 6PM to participate in a wide variety of crafts with an even more diverse group.

Need help with an e-book reader, laptop or tablet computer? Stop by for our drop-in help time on Friday mornings. 10AM is the time for ebook readers. 11AM is the time for laptops and tablets.

More information and registration for all our programs is available via the Calendar at http://www.astonlibrary.org .

Join the Friends of the Library! Go to http://www.astonlibrary.org and click on “Join Our Friends” to send in your info!

The Aston Public Library Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday, November 20th at 7PM at the Library.

You can access books for your Kindle, Nook, or other e-book reader with your library card! Go to http://digitallibrary.delcolibraries.org/ to see what is available!

Are you on Facebook? Follow the Aston Library there! Go to
http://www.facebook.com/astonlibrary
and “like” us!

-Stephen Sarazin, Library Director

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Closed for Columbus Day

The Aston Public Library will be closed Monday, October 8th for Columbus Day.  Sorry for the inconvenience and we hope to see you again soon!

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Special Date for October Board Meeting

Due to the Pennsylvania Library Association conference, the October 2018 Aston Public Library Board Meeting will be held Tuesday,October 23rd at 7PM.

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October Library News

The Big Book Sale will be Thursday October 4th and Saturday October 6th from 10 to 2 each day. All proceeds benefit Friends of the Library, most books are $2 or less!

Join us at the Library as Magician Ed Schmitt presents his Halloween Safety Magic Show on Tuesday Oct 30th at 6:30 PM. Ed will teach the kids how to Trick or Treat safely using Humor and Magic. Fun For all Ages !!!

There will be a Painting Class for Teens Tuesday October 23rd at 6:30PM! Veronica Batter, Director at Rockdale Art Center, will teach the group to paint a Misty Castle!

Your child can gain confidence by reading to a dog or other pet! “Read to Pet Pals ” is back at our Library on Thursdays through October 11th at 6:30 pm . Children of any reading level are invited to read to animals, and get some snuggling from the animals while they’re at it.

Join us for Chair Zumba Wednesdays through October 24th at 2:00 pm. Chair Zumba combines strength training with dance moves using a chair. Chair Zumba is a workout that focuses on improving health, muscles and burning calories. Chair Zumba is a gentle form of Zumba, accessible to adults of all ages.

Are you looking for a book club? There are several options at our library! The group meeting on Thursday the 11th at 1:30PM is discussing ” The Art of Hearing Heartbeats”. The group meeting on Wednesday the 17th at 7PM is discussing ” Widow’s War “. Stop by and try one out!

Join the Library Movie Discussion Group to view and discuss ” I, Tonya ” on Monday, October 29th at 11AM. Light lunch will be provided.

The Kids Can Build Club is at the Library on Tuesdays at 4PM ! Your child can learn to build things using the library’s Lego collection and other materials as well! All ages are welcome.

3D Printing Services Available! Ask Debbie or Stephen at the desk to find out how you can get your first small 3D printed item for free! Check out the designs the staff have made for ideas. They are on display in our display case!

Storytime! Your young child can learn basic literacy skills while having fun! The Aston Public Library offers story times every week, open to everyone! Join Ms. Debbie for toddler time (ages 2-3) on Tuesdays at 10:30, infant time (up to 24 months) on Wednesdays at 10:30, and preschool time (ages 3-5) on Thursdays at 10:30!

Stop by Tuesdays at 11AM to learn the art of Crochet with our diverse group with many levels of experience. Stop by Thursdays at 6PM to participate in a wide variety of crafts with an even more diverse group.

Need help with an e-book reader, laptop or tablet computer? Stop by for our drop-in help time on Friday mornings. 10AM is the time for ebook readers. 11AM is the time for laptops and tablets.

More information and registration for all our programs is available via the Calendar at http://www.astonlibrary.org .

Join the Friends of the Library! Go to http://www.astonlibrary.org and click on “Join Our Friends” to send in your info!

The Aston Public Library Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday, October 23rd at 7PM at the Library. Note special date this month.

You can access books for your Kindle, Nook, or other e-book reader with your library card! Go to http://digitallibrary.delcolibraries.org/ to see what is available!

Are you on Facebook? Follow the Aston Library there! Go to
http://www.facebook.com/astonlibrary
and “like” us!

-Stephen Sarazin, Library Director

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Book Sale October 4th and 6th!

Come support the library and find a bargain at the Aston Library Book Sale!

Hours: Thursday October 4th and Saturday October 6th
(NO SALE FRIDAY)

10AM-4PM Thursday

10AM-2PM Saturday

Most items $2 or less!

All proceeds benefit Friends of Aston Public Library!

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Fall Bingo!

The Friends of the Aston Public Library present Fall Bingo!

Saturday, September 22nd from 6PM to 9PM Doors open at 5PM.

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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Closed for Labor Day

The Aston Public Library will be closed Monday, September 3, 2018 for Labor Day.  Sorry for the inconvenience and we hope to see you again soon!

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