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August 2014
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Aug 1st, 2014 (Fri)
  Bergonzi String Quartet

The Pine Mountain Music Festival will be bringing the Bergonzi String Quartet to PWPL to perform a children’s concert Friday, August 1, 2014 at 1:00pm in the Community room.

Aug 1st, 2014 (Fri)
  LEGO Club

Build LEGO creations inspired by a story - for Grades K-5 - at 11:00 am in the Shiras Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.

Aug 3rd, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).
Aug 4th, 2014 (Mon)
  Afternoon Classic Films

THE MUSIC MAN, a 1962 film starring Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, and Buddy Hackett at 1:30 pm in the Community Room (151 min.) - See poster.

Aug 4th, 2014 (Mon)
  DocuMonday Film Series

Documentary film Blackfish tells the story of Tilikum, a performing orca or killer whale. 2013, PG-13, 83 min. Community Room at 7:00 pm. Call 226-4318 for more information. See poster.

Aug 4th, 2014 (Mon)
  Storytime for 2 & 3 Year-olds

Monday storytime for toddlers at 10:30 am in the Community Room. Celebrate summer reading with stories, songs, and fingerplays that feature science -- FIZZ BOOM POP! Children must be accompanied by a loving adult-call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Aug 5th, 2014 (Tue)
  Shakespeare Readers

Join in for these readings on the first Wednesdays of August and September. 6:30PM in the Shiras Room. See poster.

August 5th. Shakespeare contemporary Christopher Marlowe's The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus.

September 3rd. Back to the Bard: William Shakespeare's Loves Labors Lost.

Aug 5th, 2014 (Tue)
  Story & Craft Hour for Ages 4 and Up

Stories, crafts, and songs with featuring "Fizz Boom Read" for ages 4 and up at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Aug 5th, 2014 (Tue)
  Film Screening & Meet the Film Maker

Screening of the film Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde. Q&A session follows with director and producer Suzanne Mitchell. Hyde is a Marquette native who went west early in life, and became involved in the protection of wild horses. Screening begins at 5:30 PM. See poster.

Aug 5th, 2014 (Tue)
  Book Babies

Now also on Tuesdays due to demand. Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Aug 6th, 2014 (Wed)
  Teen Tent Surprise

Mystery activity for middle schoolers and teens from 2:00-3:00 pm on the front lawn. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Aug 6th, 2014 (Wed)
  Soar! Dive! Hunt!

Featuring live birds from the Chocolay Raptor Center at 10:30 am in the Community Room - for all ages. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Aug 6th, 2014 (Wed)
  Shakespeare Readers

Read Shakepeare-like plays for summer, informally like Readers Theater on the first Wednesday of the month (usually) at 6:30 pm in the Shiras Room. See poster.

Aug 7th, 2014 (Thu)
  Summer Reading Film

Watch the G-rated Disney version of -The Jungle Book - at 1:30 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Aug 7th, 2014 (Thu)
  Summer Art Adventures

Stories and art for grades K-4 - 11:00 am on the lower level of the library - Call 226-4323 for more information.

Aug 7th, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Aug 8th, 2014 (Fri)
  LEGO Club

Build LEGO creations inspired by a story - for Grades K-5 - at 11:00 am in the Shiras Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.

Aug 10th, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).
Aug 12th, 2014 (Tue)
  Book Babies

Now also on Tuesdays due to demand. Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Aug 13th, 2014 (Wed)
  Summer Reading Movie

See Mr. Peabody and Sherman - rated PG at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Aug 14th, 2014 (Thu)
  BYO Dinner Theater

Bring your own supper and enjoy the feature film THE MONUMENTS MEN, starring George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, in the Community Room at 5:30 pm. Rated PG-13. For more information, call 226-4318. See poster.

Aug 14th, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Aug 14th, 2014 (Thu)
  Summer Art Adventures

Stories and art for grades K-4 - 11:00 am on the lower level of the library - Call 226-4323 for more information.

Aug 15th, 2014 (Fri)
  LIBRARY OPENS LATE
The Library will be closed in the morning and open in the afternoon from 1:00 to 6:00 pm.
Aug 17th, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).
Aug 19th, 2014 (Tue)
  BYO Dinner Theater

Bring your own supper and enjoy the feature film THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, starring Ralph Fiennes and F. Murray Abraham, in the Community Room at 5:30 pm. Rated R. For more information call 226-4318. See poster.

Aug 19th, 2014 (Tue)
  Book Babies

Now also on Tuesdays due to demand. Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Aug 21st, 2014 (Thu)
  Film club Modern Classics

Watch a modern classic film, PHILADELPHIA, starring Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington from the year 1993. Rated PG-13. 6:30 PM in the Community Room. See poster.

Aug 21st, 2014 (Thu)
  Readers Theater

Join in for a group reading of THE RIVALS by Richard Sheridan. The group meets in the Shiras Room at 7:00 PM. No rehearsals - no memorizing. See poster.

Aug 21st, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Aug 24th, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).
Aug 26th, 2014 (Tue)
  Bluesday Tuesday - Outdoor Concert

Flat Broke Blues Band outdoor concert. At 7:00 pm the band will perform on the "front porch" of the library at the Front Street entrance, with seating on the lawn. Bring a blanket or chair. If it rains, concert will be in the community room on the lower level of the library. Sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society and Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of PWPL. See poster.

Aug 28th, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Aug 31st, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).