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November is an eventful month here at the library. We hope you will come spend some time with us, and the programs below may entice you to drop by.

Youth Services

Our regular Twilight Tales Story Time will meet on Monday, Nov. 6 and Monday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m.

Expedition Library (Grades 1-4) meets on Tuesday, Nov. 7 and Tuesday, Nov. 21. Come join Miss Jenny to explore autumn, Thanksgiving and Native Americans through stories, crafts and activities.

Crazy, Cool Crafts (Grades 5-8) will meet on Thursday, Nov. 16 and Thursday, Nov. 30 to work on beaded bookmarks and holiday candles.

On Friday, Nov. 24 we will feature an Anime Film Fest for fifth- through eighth-graders. Some films may be rated PG-13.

The Caudill Club will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 29 (Grades 5-8) to discuss a book nominated for the prestigious Caudill Award. Contact Miss Lindsey for a copy of the book. Free pizza is provided.

Adult Services

The Adult Services Department will host Dr. Jim Murray on Wednesday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. for a fascinating program on handwriting analysis. Call or visit the library to sign up for this free program.

Also, here is a preview of early December programs: Kathy and John Atwood of “History Singers” will present a program on Christmas carols of Old England at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 3. Call or visit the library to sign up for this entertaining and informative program.

Local author Sophie B will read from her novel “My Husband’s Mother” on Saturday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m. There will also be musical entertainment and signed copies of the book available for sale from the author. As always, call or visit the library to sign up.

Join us for A Kwanzaa celebration at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 13. Come learn about the symbols and principles of this holiday.

Children (and their parents, of course) are invited to a Holiday Stories and Crafts program on Saturday, Dec. 16 at 1 p.m.

We look forward to seeing you here at the library, and hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Information submitted by the Forest Park Public Library