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Sweet 16 Contest 2014

09/15/2014 1:29:00 PM

Voting is underway for this year’s “Miss Sweet Sixteen” contest. Vote for your favorite contestant by placing funds in her container. The contestant with the most votes (funds) will be crowned “Miss Sweet Sixteen 2014″ during Wellsville Days. The contest is sponsored by the Wellsville Friends of the Library Foundation. The Friends is a support group that raises funds for the library. The money they raise assist the library with all types of projects including books, DVD’s, audios, the summer reading program, furniture, equipment, and even the new building project. You can vote at the banks until Friday, September 26th. Then, the containers will be on Main Street and the quilt show until 3:00pm on September 27th. The Friends of the Library are grateful for your support.


Wellsville Days Quilt Show

09/10/2014 9:39:00 AM

There will be a Quilt Show at the library during Wellsville Days.  The Quilt Show will be open from  9-11am and 12pm-4pm on September 27th.

Do you have a quilt you would like to display at the Quilt Show?  If so, bring it to the library on Friday September 26th from 8am-5pm.  Make sure your quilt is labeled with your information.

 


Storytime

08/19/2014 12:34:00 PM

its_your_turn_storytime  Storytime is every Wednesday at 10:00am in the library meeting room except on days when school is not in session. Each Storytime will be filled with exciting stories, fun activities, and yummy treats! No sign-ups necessary. Just bring in your preschooler for a fun-filled hour every Wednesday.


2014 Wellsville Friends of the Library Quilt Drawing

07/28/2014 3:15:00 PM

The Wellsville Friends of the Library Foundation are once again having a quilt drawing during Wellsville Days.  This year’s quilt is a hand stitched “Dresden Plate” pattern.  The top was donated by Nancy Lytle and hand quilted by “The Friday Quilters”.

Tickets for the drawing are $1.00 a piece or 6 for $5.00.  There will be friends’ members selling tickets.  The may also be purchased at the library or at the Friends of the Library booth at Wellsville Days.

The Friends of the Library help our library in serving our patrons by purchasing books, DVD’s, Computers, and much more!  They are also a sponsor of our Summer Reading Program!

 

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Scraps & Crafts

07/23/2014 8:51:00 AM

Come join us

Tuesday September 23rd

from 5:00pm – 8:00pm

in the library meeting room.

Bring any craft or project you are currently working on and have a nice, relaxing ladies’ night!

If you’re a scrapper, the library has a large selection of

die cuts available for anyone to use!


LEGO Club

07/22/2014 1:42:00 PM

LEGO club is the first Wednesday of each month.

It will be from 3:45-4:45 pm in the library meeting room.

 The next LEGO Club will be October 1st.

Bring your own LEGOs and build with friends. 

The library does have some LEGOs for you to build with if you do not have your own.

Everyone who attends will be entered into a drawing for a small LEGO prize.

People of all ages are welcome!

The Library is always accepting donations of either new or used LEGOs.

LEGO Club is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


New Books

07/21/2014 11:15:00 AM

Young Adult:

If I Stay by Gayle Forman

Four by Veronica Roth

 

Adult:

Love Letters by Debbie Macomber

The Lost Island by Preston & Childs

Texas True by Janet Dailey

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

The Gods of Guilt by Michael Connelly

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

Heaven Sent Rain by Lauraine Snelling

Little Mercies by Heather Gudenkauf

Down the Shore by Stan Parish

The Dinner by Herman Koch

The One & Only by Emily Giffin

Invisible by James Patterson

Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King

The Family of Jesus by Karen Kingsbury

Written in My Own Blood by Diana Gabaldon

Top Secret Twenty-one by Janet Evanovich

 


New DVDs

07/21/2014 4:30:00 AM

Draft Day

Divergent

God’s Not Dead

Noah

Heaven is for Real

Lone Survivor

 

 


Local 4-H Club Volunteering at the Library

06/17/2014 11:56:00 AM

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Thank you to the S.H.A.F.F. 4-H Club for helping out at the library this summer!  They are helping us with Summer Reading and also spent an evening working outside weeding, pruning, and mulching.  They sure did a fantastic job making our landscaping look great for the summer!

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Spring Plant Sale

05/6/2014 4:12:00 PM

Marigolds-Field-2010594Thank you to everyone who volunteered or purchased plants at this year’s Friends of the Library Plant Sale.  It was a huge success.  It brought in over $800. for the Friends organization.  These fundraisers support the Friends in it’s effort in keeping the library effective in serving it’s patrons.


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