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Happy March to you all, and may spring weather come quickly. March will bring with it some very interesting programs at the library. Here’s a sampling:

Clinical hypnotist Gina Orlando will bring a presentation to the library on Thursday, March 22, at 7 p.m. Learn from an expert what hypnosis is and is not. Call the library at 366-7171 to sign up for this free program.

Free computer classes: Registration Begins Monday, March 5, and is limited to six patrons per class. Classes will be from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday afternoons, starting March 17 through May 19. For more details, see the link off our home page, or call the reference desk.

Toddler Story Time (ages 1-2)

Mondays and Fridays at 10:30 a.m.

Twilight Tale Family Story Time (all ages)

Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Preschool story time (ages 3-6)

Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Library Expedition (Grades K-4)

Stories and a craft project on March 20 at 4:15 p.m.

5/8 Club (Grades 5-8)

Activities and crafts with an edge. Thursday, March 1, 15 and 29.

Caudill Club (Grades 4-6)

A book discussion group for kids on Wednesday, March 28.

Bingo for Books (All Ages)

March is reading month. That means its time to play bingo for books. Come play bingo and win books on Saturday, March 24, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Teen Advisory Board (Grades 6 and up).

Help us plan a teen book club, an Anime club and gaming nights on Friday, March 23 at 4 p.m.

Also, don’t forget that we now offer Instant Messaging Reference Service during library hours. The Reference page on our website has details.

And finally, we have stocks of basic state and federal tax forms, as well as the Circuit Break form, on the main level of the library. If we don’t have a particular form, we can download and print it for you for only 10 cents per page.