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Book Club, Friday, September 19

En garde!

Get Ready, Get Set, Shop Our Book Sale!

The Friends of Crosby Branch Library will host a book sale in the Meeting Room on Friday, September 5, from 1 - 6 pm, and Saturday, September 6, from 10 - 5 pm.  A wide variety of new and used items will be available for purchase at bargain prices.  All proceeds benefit Crosby Branch by providing funding for summer reading and other library programs.

Book Club, Friday, August 15

Crosby Book Club invites interested Earthlings to our next meeting, at 2 pm on Friday, August 15.  We will be discussing Science Fiction.  Do you enjoy this genre?  Why or why not?  Let's engage!

Book Club Friday, June 27

The Crosby Branch Book Club will meet Friday, June 27, at 2:00 pm.

National Library Week April 13 - 19

image courtesy Portland State University Library

Gardening With Friends

The Friends of Crosby Branch Library (FOL) are pleased to invite the public to their annual meeting on Monday, April 21, at 6:30 pm in the meeting room.  Following the election of FOL officers, guest speaker and Master Gardener Gudrun Opperman will share her knowledge of container gardening with a slide show.  There will be a question and answer session, and a drawing for free plants!  Refreshments will be provided.  

 

Crosby Book Club

Please join us in the meeting room on Friday, April 11 at 2 pm, to discuss The Lizard Cage, by Karen Connelly.  Described as "a celebration of the resilience of the human spirit", Connelly's book takes the reader to exotic Burma for an unforgettable, harrowing, and uplifting story. 

I Mustache You a Question

Ever wonder what goes on during Storytime?  That's a good question!  This week, children enjoyed making mustaches for April Fool's Day.  What fun!  What will they do next week?  The best way to find out is to join us!  

  • Preschool Storytime: Tuesdays at 10:30 am
  • Babytime: Thursdays at 10:30 am     

Book Club Meeting Friday, March 21

   Crosby Branch Book Club will meet Friday, March 21, at 2 pm, in the meeting room.  We will discuss Margot, by Jillian Cantor.  Copies are available for check out at the front desk.  

 

Tax Forms

2013 tax forms and instruction booklets are here and are free of charge.  Please ask at the circulation desk if you need additional forms.  You may print forms from the IRS website at www.irs.gov.  The AARP Foundation offers free individualized tax preparation at many locations nationwide.  To find help near you, visit the website and type in your zip code.    

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