Check It Out


By Sharon Aukeman



Leesburg firefighters visited with children at the Leesburg Branch Library during Fire Safety Week.

Leesburg firefighters visited with children at the Leesburg Branch Library during Fire Safety Week.


Don’t let it go. We encourage all those who have signed up for our Get Frozen Christmas Reading program to continue to read and complete their reading logs. All logs must be turned in by Monday, Nov. 21 to receive a ticket to participate in our Frozen Party at the library on Saturday, December 3. There is still time to sign up. Just ask for details at the front desk.

Knit Together will meet Thursday, Nov. 3, 10 and 17 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Bring in your current project and join us for a time of conversation and knitting.

We would like to invite all Leesburg area veterans for a coffee klatch on Wednesday, Nov. 9 from 9-10 a.m. Join us for coffee and donuts as a thank you for your service to our country.

SPARX, our teen book discussion group, will meet Thursday, Nov. 10 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. All teens in grades 7 and up are welcome to attend. Join us for pizza, pop and the scoop on new teen books available at the library.

The library will be closed Friday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veteran’s Day. Please use our outdoor book drop box if you need to return materials.

The RRR book discussion group will meet Thursday, Nov. 17 at 1:30 p.m. Feel free to join the group. New members are always welcome.

Our Story Times continue Thursdays at 10 a.m. for the Wee Ones (ages 6-36 months) and 10:30 a.m. for the Tater Tots (ages 3-5). We will be having many holiday themes coming up so we hope you will join us for lots of fun with your little ones. Themes for November include All About Me, Let’s Go Bucks! and We’re Talking Turkey.

The library will close at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23 and remain closed on Thursday, Nov. 24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. We will reopen on Friday, Nov. 25. The Leesburg library staff hopes your Thanksgiving holiday is filled with an abundance of food, family and blessings.

Sharon Aukeman is the librarian at the Leesburg Branch Library.

Leesburg firefighters visited with children at the Leesburg Branch Library during Fire Safety Week.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2016/10/web1_CheckItOutpic.jpgLeesburg firefighters visited with children at the Leesburg Branch Library during Fire Safety Week.

By Sharon Aukeman