Free Tax Preparation at Area Libraries

Ready to tackle you taxes?  AARP Volunteers at area libraries are ready to assist, free of charge, through April 15.   To find a location near you, click here.  Please contact sites prior to arrival to confirm hours and availabilty.  

Book Club Meets Friday, March 15 at 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will celebrate Pi Day on Friday, March 15 at 2 pm.  We'll meet to discuss The Joy of X: A Guided Tour of Math, from One to Infinity, by Steven Strogatz.  How often should you flip your mattress so it will last the longest?    How many people should you date to find the perfect mate?  Strogatz addresses these questions and more in his enlightening book.  We'll talk about the book while enjoying pie!  This program is free and open to the public.  New members are welcome!

Book Sale -Friday March 1 & Saturday March 2

The Friends of Crosby Library Spring Book Sale will take place Friday March 1, from 1 - 6 pm, and Saturday March 2, from 10am - 5 pm.  Select from a variety of new and gently used books, movies, cds, and more.  

***Take advantage of the Special: Buy Two Get One Free!***

Proceeds benefit Crosby Edith Fae Cook Cole Branch Library and support summer reading programs in our community.

Crosby Book Club Meets Friday, February 15 @ 2 pm

In recognition of African American History Month, Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, February 15 at 2 pm to discuss Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward.  This powerful story follows three generations of a Mississippi family, haunted by spirits from their past, and by the legacy of racism and injustice.  Sing, Unburied, Sing is a 2017 National Book Award Winner.   This program is free and open to adults.  New members are welcome!

Adult Craft - Bogolanfini - Wednesday, February 20 at 10 am

Adults are invited to celebrate Black History Month by learning about West African bogolanfini, or "mudcloth".  This interesting textile art is traditional in the country of Mali.  Design a decorative wall hanging or greeting card using mudcloth- inspired patterns and symbols. 

This free program will take place on Wednesday February 20 at 10 am in the meeting room.  Space is limited and registration is required.

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