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Annual Garage Sale Day Slated for May 2nd!

Each year on the 1st Saturday of May we host a village-wide garage sale providing the opportunity for residents and property owners to have a garage sale without going through the expense of having to advertise, etc.  

So clean out your closets, your attics, your garages over the next month!  And get ready to sell your items as the streets of Turin get busy with garage sale shoppers.  This year’s Garage Sale Day is being held on SATURDAY, MAY 2nd from 8:30am – 3:00pm.  

For your $5.00 donation to the Library, the Turin Library will place advertisements in many local newspapers and radio stations for you. AND your location will be added to our map of sales so shoppers know where you are! We will also have a Chicken BBQ, a book sale, and a bake sale at the Turin Fire Hall on Route 26.  So, if you don’t have anything to sell but would like to shop and support the library, stop by the Fire Hall for some goodies and 25 cent books!

 

Upcoming Events!

 On Friday, February 27th at 6:30 we are having a Carol Burnett Night! Join us to watch some old Carol Burnett skits and music, etc!

Saturday the 28th is our Dr. Seuss Day at 10:00. We will have a special storyhour celebrating Dr. Seuss' upcoming birthday on March 2nd. Join us for Dr. Seuss fun!


We have a Mitten Match Game set up for kids and adults. If you can match the book titles to the authors you can win a free DVD rental! 

Ancestry.com is now available for free on the library computers. Bring your records and start researching!

 

Carol Burnett Night!

 Come enjoy an evening watching old Carol Burnett TV shows on February 27th, at 6:30. We will be watching some of the all time favorites while reminiscing with friends and family!

February Storyhour on Saturday the 7th.

 Join us on Saturday, February 7th at 10:00 for some winter fun with stories, crafts and snacks!

Location: 
Turin Library
Facilitator: 
Sharon Stewart
Date: 
2015/02/07
Time: 
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Santa Visit and Caroling!

Ring in the season at the library! On Sunday, December 14th at 6:00, we will do some old-fashioned caroling with music by Nathan DeSantis.  He will be playing the organ while we sing, and even entertain us with his cello!  Santa Claus will visit with children at 6:15 or so.  He will have a gift for all kids, and we can also enjoy the D'Ambrosi Christmas village!  We will be displaying the Christmas Basket and Historical Turin calendars also.  Join us for some holiday fun.....singing, laughing, visiting and eating! 

Christmas Storyhour Saturday, December 6th at 10:00-11:00!!

 Kids young and old can join us at the library to make Christmas tree ornaments, decorate our tree, hear a story and have a snack!  Help us jingle in the holiday spirit!

Holiday Happenings at the Library!

 Hi All!  We have many fun things planned for the library this upcoming holiday season!  We will be selling "Historical Turin" calendars as a fundraiser.  Each one will cost $20.00 and have wonderful images from the Old Turin DVDs. We only have 19 left, so call 348-6433 to reserve one, or email us, or facebook us!  Children can help us decorate our Christmas Tree on December 6th from 10:00-11:00 and Santa Claus will be visiting us on Sunday evening, December 14th at 6:00.  Bring the kids to visit with him, sing some carols, and they will get a present too!  It's not just for kids, it's fun to ring in the holidays with friends and neighbors! (Hopefully the famous D'Ambrosi winter village will be set up too.) The winner of our basket raffle will be pulled that evening also!  Watch for tickets to buy at the post office, Pioneer Cafe, library trustees, and at the library!  Hope to see you over the season, but if not.... Merry Christmas!

Thanksgiving Storyhour

 

 Come to the library on November 15th from 10-11:00 for some wonderful Thanksgiving fun!  We'll have stories, crafts, snacks and songs!  GOBBLE GOBBLE!

Halloween Storyhour Saturday the 18th!

 Join us for a "Spooktacular" Halloween Storyhour on Saturday, October 18th from 10:00-11:00!  BOO!

Updated Flu Clinic Date and Sue Retires!

 The Turin Library has been quite busy.  Rite Aid is sponsoring a flu clinic at the library on Wednesday, October 15th from 4:30-6:00.  Stop in and get your flu shot!  We are also having a Halloween Storyhour on Saturday October 18th from 10:00-11:00.  Kids of all ages are welcome to join us for Halloween stories, crafts, songs and games!  There is also a “Spooky Book” drawing going on, and kids can enter to win one of 5 scary books every day they visit the library!  The winners will be drawn on Thursday, October 23rd at 8:00.

     The library would like to thank Karl Frei for a generous donation of a laptop to be used at the library.  It is loaded with lots of features and over 10,000 files of music of all types.  Patrons are welcome to use the laptop at the library, just ask at the desk for details.

     We are sorry to see her go, but Sue Adsit is retiring from our library after working here for over 2 years.  She was a great asset in general, but especially while we were bar-coding the library for automation.  Sue did an excellent job and was especially helpful with any historical type questions.  Michele Liendecker will be taking her place so stop in and meet her!  Best of luck Sue…. But we know you won’t stay “retired” for long!

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