Events Calendar / November 08, 2017

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Drop-in Knitting

Unwind with your knitting and your crocheting at the library!  Share tips, conversation, and a love of making. Drop in for a little while or for the whole time. Instruction is provided if needed. Bring your own materials, although we do have some tools to get you started.  We look forward to seeing you every Wednesday from 10-11 and the second and fourth Saturday of the month.   For questions please contact: Mary Murphy at Main Library or email mamurphy@minlib.net

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Low Impact Exercise Class

Come and learn exercises to maintain healthy joints, increase strength and flexibility and improve overall stamina based on the Arthritis Foundation’s land exercise program. The four week class will also include a brief guided relaxation/meditation for stress reduction and pain management. The class will be taught by Laila Vehvilainen, a certified fitness instructor and personal trainer who has been teaching exercise for over 12 years.

No registration required.

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Sci-Fi Book Group & Movie: Never Let Me Go, by Kazuo Ishiguro

This masterpiece of speculative fiction by Kazuo Ishiguro, winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature, describes the everyday experiences of a trio of "special students" sequestered from the world at a private school in the English countryside. But behind this bucolic paradise lurks the dark mission of the school and the fate that awaits its students, slowly revealed as the students mature to adulthood. Discussion from 6-7pm, movie at 7. Popcorn included!

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Make Time for Reading

Learn the importance of talking to babies using Jean Ciborowski Fahey’s methods from her book, Make Time for Reading. Build vocabulary which in turn builds reading comprehension.

For parents of preschoolers.

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Community Puzzle Swap

What to do with jigsaw puzzles you’ve completed? Swap them! Bring your puzzles to exchange with others. Primarily 500+ pieces, but all puzzles are welcome. Bring what you have; reuse, recycle!

All ages.