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Newsletter 2017-04-21

New Art Book:

  • Guillermo Wagner Granizo: An Autobiography Illustrated in Ceramic Murals, artwork by Guillermo Wagner Granizo; this book has been compiled by Ron and Bob Wagner; preface written by Bob Wagner, photographs by Ron Wagner.

Hot Reads for Cold Nights started Monday, January 2nd at Norwalk Public Library.  Read a book, write a review, win a prize.  Prizes are first, mugs, second, a choice of an instant hot chocolate, or cider, or coffee packet, third, lighted keychains, fourth, magnets, and fifth, book bags.  So far, thirty-eight book reviews have been filed.  We have ten mugs left, so read, read, read.  Hot Reads ends when the mugs are all gone!

The May Baskets Coloring Contest for grades Kindergarten to 8th runs from April 18th through May 19th.  Pick up your picture to color any day from April 18th to May 19th by 3:30 pm.  Prizes awarded May 19th.  Come play the Right Left Game Friday, May 19th at 4:30 pm.

The N-O-W Traveling Preschool Playgroup will return to Norwalk Wednesday, May 3rd from 10 to 11:30 am.  Treats, stories, and games geared for preschoolers, with a chance for caregivers to talk to educators.

Friday, May 5th, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm the Mystery Book Group will discuss 4th of July, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro, the 4th book in the Women’s Murder Club series.  From NoveList, provided by BadgerLink:  “A young girl is killed in crossfire after a routine arrest goes terribly wrong, and Lt. Lindsay Boxer has to defend herself against a charge of police brutality. … While awaiting trial, Lindsay escapes to the beautiful town of Half Moon Bay, but the peaceful community there is reeling from a string of unspeakable murders.”

The Friends of the Norwalk Public Library will have a Book Sale Saturday, May 13 from 8 am to 1 pm.  Please consider donating books for the book sale.  Books can be brought to the library during our regular open hours:  12 to 6 pm Monday & Friday, 3 to 6 pm Tuesday & Thursday, 10 am to 6 pm Wednesday, and 9 am to 1 pm Saturday.  Please only donate books in good condition.  Thank you very much for your help.