Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Start your day off with an interesting read and some thought provoking discussions.   All book-lovers are invited to attend!

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Combine science and crafts with Miss Sandy of Kaleidoscope Enrichment! For kids aged 5 to 12. Registration is required. 

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:45pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

The horror thriller "IT" is
based on the hugely popular Stephen King novel of the same name, which
has been terrifying readers for decades. When children begin to
disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, a group of young kids is faced
with their biggest fears when they square off against an evil clown
named Pennywise, whose history of murder and violence dates back for
centuries.  Rated R, 135 minutes.  We'll supply the snacks.

Event Type: Movie
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

The Knit Wits meet on Tuesday mornings to crochet, knit and chat while creating various items to be donated to different community organizations.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Let the artist in you emerge! Come join other budding artists and learn techniques in water color, pastel and other mediums.

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Welcome to Creative Arts Studio!  This month, join Morgan in designing and
decorating your very own canvas tote bag. 
This program requires you to attend both Week 1 and Week 2 classes.  During Week 1, we will be on the computer designing
our very own tote bags.  Come prepared
with ideas!! During Week 2, we will be attaching our designs to our tote bag
and then painting them!

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Did you know the Warren County Library offers 3D printing services? Learn how to fully utilize this exciting, new service by getting hands on experience and training with free 3D modeling software TinkerCAD. We ask that all registrants have previous familiarity with basic computing -while designed for ease of use TinkerCAD still requires a working knowledge of computing. We also ask registrants please register and create a TinkerCAD account at https://www.tinkercad.com/ before arriving for the class. 

Event Type:
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Miss Morgan invites children ages 3-5 (and their brothers and sisters) to look, listen, laugh, learn and discover the library.  Join the fun! Please register for this event.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Friday, January 26, 2018 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join  artist Toni Chaplin when she shares her techniques and ideas during this popular water color workshop.  Registration required. $25 due upon arrival to class (checks preferred).

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Friday, January 26, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Children's Room

Lapsit Storytime for babies and toddlers is an interactive storytime for very young children and a caregiver, lasting about 20 minutes. The program uses rhyme and repetition to build language and literacy skills. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Toddlers (1-2 yrs), Infants (0-2 yrs)
Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Kids learn coding through fun with laptops and boards like Arduino,
Makey-Makeys, circuit playground and more! Miss Sandy of Kaleidoscope
Enrichment will lead these activities. For ages 9 to 12. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer/Video Games, Clubs, Computer Classes
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

The Knit Wits meet on Tuesday mornings to crochet, knit and chat while creating various items to be donated to different community organizations.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Let the artist in you emerge! Come join other budding artists and learn techniques in water color, pastel and other mediums.

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Morgan will be choosing another popular craft idea from Pinterest and the library will supply everything that you need.  This month we will be making Birdseed Ornaments!

Event Type: Crafts, Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +

Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

  Museum Passes


Welcome to the Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch!
 
We greet our patrons with a smile and want to be a part of your weekly routine. Explore our collections of fiction and non-fiction books for all ages, as well as our DVDs, Blu-Rays, music CDs, audiobooks, and magazines.
 
Prefer electronic reading? Check out our Kindles and Nooks. If you like a more interactive experience, we have videogames for a variety of platforms and puzzles for a rainy day or family fun night.
 
We are pleased to offer education and entertainment for all. Plan day trips with our Museum Passes, come in and use our computers (including an iMac) and free Wi-Fi, read with your child in our bright and whimsical children's area, or enjoy a quiet moment in our reading room. We hope to see you soon!

 

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