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Making Rounds with Oscar by David Dosa

Knowing how to say goodbye is never easy.  For the families of those stricken with Alzheimer's or dementia often have to say it long before they are ready.  In  "Making Rounds with Oscar," David Dosa, a geriatrician at Steere House in Rhode Island, explores how one cat seems to bridge the gap for families and patients on their life-changing journeys.

MeeTeen--Citizenship Month

Paracord ColorsTeens and tweens, come to the MeeTeen, North Channel's monthly teen program. In recognition of Citizenship Month, we will be discussing the election process. You will have a chance to vote on the activities for the next MeeTeen. Make your voice heard. We will meet on Thursday, Nov. 12th  at 4:30 pm.  Snacks will be provided. 

image courtesy of 2015. 

Strings Attached at North Channel

Yarn NeedlesStop by North Channel and learn how to knit, to crochet or suggest a needle craft we can all learn about together.  Supplies are available for those just wanting to try it out.  Share your knowledge with others and show off your current projects.  Please join Strings Attached at 4:30 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 4th, in the meeting room.  

image courtesy © 2015.


Scrapbooking Weekend @ North Channel

Scrapbooking ideasAre you interested in putting together a scrapbook but not sure where to start? Looking for some new scrapbooking ideas? Come to our monthly "Scrapbooking with Mia" program.  Meet new friends, exchange ideas and be inspired. This month we will meet on Saturday, August 15th from 10 am to 3 pm in the meeting room. Don't forget to bring your photos. Hope to see you there!

Teen Summer Reading Program

Movie ViewerThe Teen Summer Reading Program is winding down and we have one more movie to watch.  Join us in the meeting room at North Channel at 3:30 pm tomorrow, July 30th.  Bring a blanket and snacks and enjoy the film.

It's also not too late to log your books and pick up your backpack. 

Teen Summer Reading Program

UnmaskTeens and tweens, the summer reading program is beginning to wind down.  Get into the superhero movement while you can. Design your superhero logo or recreate your favorite. We will gather in the meeting room at 4:30 pm, Thursday, July 23.

It's not too late to sign up for the reading program and keep track of your books.  Teens who complete 5 books or 600 minutes of reading will receive a backpack as long as supplies last.  You can sign up here.

Strings Attached

YarnandNeedlesStrings Attached, the North Channel Branch's needle crafting group, meets on the second Wednesday this month.  This month we will gather in the meeting room on May 13th. We will meet at 4:30 pm.  If you are interested in learning how to knit or crochet, please feel to join us.   Come, learn a new skill, meet a new friend and create a one-of-a-kind memory! 

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Wii Game Day

Wii Game

 The teens and tweens will be playing games on the Wii.  We’ll be hanging out in the North Channel Branch meeting room from 4:30 to 6 pm on Wednesday, May 6th. Come join in the fun.

North Channel Book Club

Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman A sixty year old estate for sale... A home never lived in... A reclusive heiress... Award-winning journalist Bill Dedman was intrigued and thus began his journey into the life of the reclusive and extremely wealthy Huguette Clark.

Teen Tech Week @NC

TeenTechWeek2015This week, March 8th – 14th, is Teen Tech Week 2015. This year’s theme is “Libraries are for Making!”  North Channel Branch will host two Teen Tech Week programs for teens and tweens.  

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