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May 3, 2017 Library Newspaper Article for Eclipse


The Friends of the Parkersburg Library are currently holding their annual geranium sale fundraiser.  The beautiful plants are loaded with lots of blooms and buds!  Color choices are: medium pink, deep fushia pink, red or white.  They are going fast…stop in today! 

Geranium Sale fundraiserphoto


Save the date:  On Monday, May 15, at 6:30 pm, there will be a Fraud Watch program.  This is a program to help you spot and avoid identity theft and fraud.  The presenter is from the AARP Fraud Watch Network. “Come and learn how to get watchdog alerts and stay up to date on con artists’ latest tricks.  It’s free of charge for everyone-members, non-members and people of all ages.”-AARP

New Fiction:  The Fix by David Baldacci, Fast and Loose by Stuart Woods, Beartown by Fredrik Backman, Heat Storm by Richard Castle, A Perfect Obsession by Heather Graham, No Easy Target by Iris Johansen, Fallout by Sara Paretsky, Golden Prey by John Sandford, Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

New Audiobook:  You’ll Think of Me by Robin Lee Hatcher

Calendar of Events:

May 3,10,17,24,31   Wednesday Morning Story Time   10-11 am

May   8,15,22     Clothes Closet   6-7:30 pm (No Clothes Closet on May 1 or May 29)

May   3    Pajama Story Time    6:30 pm

May 8     Friends of the Library meeting    8:30 am

May 8     Brown Bag Book Club     12:00 noon

May 9     Library Board Meeting    4:45 pm

May 15   AARP   ‘Fraud Watch’ Program  6:30 pm

May 29   Library Closed for Memorial Day