Ware Shoals Community Library Programs
December 2013 - May 2014
The Ware Shoals Community Library will display two paintings each month by local artist, Jean Bagwell Thomas, August 2013 through May 2014. The Library will hold a Grand Finale Gala on Friday, May 2, 6 - 7:30 p.m. All of Mrs. Thomas's work will be on exhibit, and everyone will have an opportunity to speak with her.
1st Thursday each month at 1 p.m.
December 5, January 2, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1
The Ware Shoals Community Library is offering a brand new story time program for children ages 2-6, and we welcome any child who would like to attend.
Duct Tape Craft Night
Monday, December 2, 6 - 7:30 p.m.
For grades 7 - 12.
Need a new wallet? What about a belt? How about a tie to give to Dad this holiday season? Thinking about giving that special someone some flowers? Try Duct Tape! You can make all sorts of things out of duct tape (plus a little patience and imagination.) From wallets to roses to prom dresses, there isn't much duct tape can't do! We'll supply the tpae, ideas, and examples. You bring your imagination!
Evening Shade Book Club
Evening Shade meets the 1st Thursday of the following months at 6 p.m. Join us on Thursday, September 5, 6 p.m. for a Meet & Greet. It's a great time to meet other readers who enjoy discussing authors and books. We'll be talking about the books we read over the summer.
October 3 - This I Believe edited by Jay Allison & Dan Gediman
November 7 - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
January 2 - Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier
February 6 - Same Sweet Girls by Cassandra King
March 6 - The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
April 3 - Tobacco Road by Erskine Caldwell
May 1 - The Zombie Autopsies by Steven C. Schlozman, M.D.
Talking Leaves Book Club
Talking Leaves meets the 3rd Thursday of the following months at 1 p.m. Join us for a Meet & Greet on Thursday, September 19, at 1 p.m. Meet others who enjoy reading and discussing books, and we'll talk about what we read over the summer.
October 17 - This I Believe edited by Jay Allison & Dan Gediman
November 21 - The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
January 16 - Tobacco Road by Erskine Caldwell
February 20 - The Zombie Autopsies by Steven C. Schlozman, M.D.
March 20 - Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier
April 17 - Same Sweet Girls by Cassandra King
May 22 - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fizgerald
Evening Shade and Talking Leaves Cookie Swap
Friday, December 13, 6 - 8:30 p.m.
Come celebrate the holidays with hot chocolate, hot apple cider, and a classic Christmas movie. Everyone is to bring 2 dozen of their favorite home baked cookies. You will have a chance to swap cookie for cookie to either eat and enjoy at the movie or you may take your cookies home to enjoy over the holidays.
Movie Night @ the Library
The Polar Express
Thursday, December 5, 6 p.m.
Rating: PG; 100 minutes.
Children are invited to come to the Library for a special showing of this Christmas classic. We'll serve hot cocoa and cookies, sing Christmas carols, and enjoy the movie. You never know who might be riding The Polar Express.
Thursday, April 17, 6 p.m.
Rated PG-13; 142 minutes.
Stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Toby Maguire.
Based on The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Ware Shoals Community Library
Ken Culbertson's Tribute to
The King of Rock n' Roll
Friday, January 10, 7 p.m.
Elvis Impersonator and former Ware Shoals resident, Ken Culbertson, will perform a full length concert at the Ware Shoals Community Library. His charismatic state presence and uncanny voice have thrilled audiences everywhere the show has played. He performs the 70's style concert doing as many as 26 songs. Come enjoy a family friendly, fun Elvis Tribute that you will not soon forget!!
Family BINGO Night at the Library
Thursday, February 13, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 13, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Voices screaming "Fall! Fall!" and "Timberrr!" will be heard echoing throughout the Community Library as we host our first Jenga Tournament.
Prizes will be awarded to the top finishers.