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December 2014
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Dec 1st, 2014 (Mon)
  Storytime For 2 and 3 Year-Olds

Storytime in the kids room in the lower level of the library. 10:30 AM Mondays and Wednesdays September 8th through December 10th. Call 906-226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Dec 1st, 2014 (Mon)
  Afternoon Classic Films

The Lemon Drop Kid, a 1951 film starring Bob Hope, Marilyn Maxwell, and Lloyd Nolan. B&W, 116 min. 1:30 in the Community Room. See Poster.

Dec 1st, 2014 (Mon)
7:00 PM
  DocuMonday Film Series

Documentary film 1: The Movie. Showcases the glamor and speed of Formula One grand prix racing. Also, the danger, and the improvements to safety that enable drivers to walk away from most crashes today. 2013, Not Rated (contains some graphic race footage), 112 min. Monday December 1st at 7PM in the Community Room. See poster.

Dec 2nd, 2014 (Tue)
10:00 AM
  Meet the Library Director

Meet Pam Christensen, Peter White Public Library Director, on the first Tuesday of each month during a morning session from 10:00 to 11:30 AM and evening session from 5:30 to 7:00 PM on the main floor near the entrance. All are welcome.

Dec 2nd, 2014 (Tue)
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
  Book Babies

Stories, songs and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months, accompanied by a loving adult. Plan to stay afterwards for playtime! In the Youth Services atrium on the lower level. See poster.

Dec 2nd, 2014 (Tue)
1:00 PM
  Story and Craft Hour

Peace on Earth... Story & Craft Hour

Story and craft hour for ages 4 and up. Tuesdays at 1PM in the children's room atrium, November 11th - December 23rd. See poster.

Dec 2nd, 2014 (Tue)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  Lego Club

Meet in the Shiras Room. Lego blocks provided. Ages 5 and up. See poster.

Dec 2nd, 2014 (Tue)
9:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  PWPL Book Group

First Tuesday of the month from 7PM - 9PM in the Dandelion Cottage Room. See poster.

September 2nd - Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver

October 7th - Detroit: An American Autopsy by Charlie LeDuff

November 4th - The Darling Ladies of Lowell by Kate Alcott

December 2nd - Kontiki: Across the Pacific by Raft by Thor Heyerdahl

Dec 3rd, 2014 (Wed)
  Shakespeare Readers

Read Shakepeare plays informally like Readers Theater. First Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm in the Shiras Room.

October 1st - Hamlet

November 5th - Henry VI

December 3rd - The Tempest

See poster.

Dec 3rd, 2014 (Wed)
  Storytime For 2 and 3 Year-Olds

Storytime in the kids room in the lower level of the library. 10:30 AM Mondays and Wednesdays September 8th through December 10th. Call 906-226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Dec 4th, 2014 (Thu)
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
  Book Babies

Stories, songs and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months, accompanied by a loving adult. Plan to stay afterwards for playtime! In the Youth Services atrium on the lower level. See poster.

Dec 5th, 2014 (Fri)
  Tech Help from NMU Information Technology Students

Help is on the way for anyone with technology operating problems. Northern Michigan University Information Technology students will be available to lend a hand on Fridays, beginning October 17 from 2:30-4:30pm in the Peter White Public Library Shiras room.

This drop in session is for anyone having problems getting their laptops, tablets, e-readers, phones and other digital equipment up and running. No appointment is necessary and there is no charge for this service.

For more information visit call 226-4318. See poster.

Dec 5th, 2014 (Fri)
  No music jam or scrabble this month
Dec 5th, 2014 (Fri)
  No music jam or scrabble this month
Dec 5th, 2014 (Fri)
  CineArts Films

CineArts Films, a series devoted to foreign and independent films, presents the comedic drama Where Do We Go Now? 7PM in the Community Room. 2011, 110 min., PG-13. Arabic / Russian. See poster.

Dec 6th, 2014 (Sat)
11:00 AM
  Youth Tree Decorating

Ornament crafts and cookie decorating for kids of all ages! Children's Room in the lower level. Walk-in, free of charge. See poster.

Dec 7th, 2014 (Sun)
  Holiday Open House

View the community trees and enjoy refreshments at the Holiday Open House from 1 to 3 pm. Also Holly-Day Community Sing in the Community Room and Stories Under the Tree in the Youth Services Department. Call 226-4318 for more information. See poster.

Dec 7th, 2014 (Sun)
  Big Water Community Sing

Holiday songs and laughter with Corrine Rockow. Sunday December 7th 1PM - 3PM in the Community Room. See poster.

Dec 8th, 2014 (Mon)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 8th, 2014 (Mon)
  Tasty Reads

Book group for cooks who like to read will feature One Hour Cheese by Claudia Lucero. Bring in your favorite recipe to share with the group - Noon in the Shiras Room on the top floor. See poster.

Dec 8th, 2014 (Mon)
  Storytime For 2 and 3 Year-Olds

Storytime in the kids room in the lower level of the library. 10:30 AM Mondays and Wednesdays September 8th through December 10th. Call 906-226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Dec 9th, 2014 (Tue)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 9th, 2014 (Tue)
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
  Book Babies

Stories, songs and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months, accompanied by a loving adult. Plan to stay afterwards for playtime! In the Youth Services atrium on the lower level. See poster.

Dec 9th, 2014 (Tue)
1:00 PM
  Story and Craft Hour

Peace on Earth... Story & Craft Hour

Story and craft hour for ages 4 and up. Tuesdays at 1PM in the children's room atrium, November 11th - December 23rd. See poster.

Dec 9th, 2014 (Tue)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  Lego Club

Meet in the Shiras Room. Lego blocks provided. Ages 5 and up. See poster.

Dec 10th, 2014 (Wed)
  Storytime For 2 and 3 Year-Olds

Storytime in the kids room in the lower level of the library. 10:30 AM Mondays and Wednesdays September 8th through December 10th. Call 906-226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Dec 10th, 2014 (Wed)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 10th, 2014 (Wed)
  Once Upon a Crime Book Club

A book group for mystery readers. Second Wednesdays of the month in the Dandelion Cottage Room at 7PM. See poster.

September 10 - They Did It With Love by Kate Morgenroth

October 8 - Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

November 12 - Reflex by Dick Francis

December 10 - The Copenhagen Connection by Elizabeth Peters

Dec 11th, 2014 (Thu)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 11th, 2014 (Thu)
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
  Book Babies

Stories, songs and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months, accompanied by a loving adult. Plan to stay afterwards for playtime! In the Youth Services atrium on the lower level. See poster.

Dec 11th, 2014 (Thu)
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  JTAB Throwback Thursday

Crafts, games & food from your childhood for Grades 5-12. This week: Gingerbread Creations. Make a gingerbread house and decorate homemade gingerbread cookies! In Marquette Arts & Culture workshop, lower level. See poster.

Dec 11th, 2014 (Thu)
5:30 PM
  BYO Dinner Theater: Jersey Boys

Bring Your Own Dinner Theater presents Jersey Boys with John Lloyd Young, Erich Bergen, Michael Lomenda, and Vincent Piazza. 2014, R, 134 min. Thursday December 11th at 5:30PM in the Community Room. See poster.

Dec 12th, 2014 (Fri)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 12th, 2014 (Fri)
7:00 PM
  Christmas Fantasy Film: Edward Scissorhands

Starring Johnny Depp and Winona Rider, Directed by Time Burton. Community Room, rated PG-13. Free. See poster.

Dec 13th, 2014 (Sat)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 14th, 2014 (Sun)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 15th, 2014 (Mon)
  Storytime For 2 and 3 Year-Olds

Storytime in the kids room in the lower level of the library. 10:30 AM Mondays and Wednesdays September 8th through December 10th. Call 906-226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Dec 15th, 2014 (Mon)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 16th, 2014 (Tue)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 16th, 2014 (Tue)
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
  Book Babies

Stories, songs and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months, accompanied by a loving adult. Plan to stay afterwards for playtime! In the Youth Services atrium on the lower level. See poster.

Dec 16th, 2014 (Tue)
1:00 PM
  Story and Craft Hour

Peace on Earth... Story & Craft Hour

Story and craft hour for ages 4 and up. Tuesdays at 1PM in the children's room atrium, November 11th - December 23rd. See poster.

Dec 16th, 2014 (Tue)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  Lego Club

Meet in the Shiras Room. Lego blocks provided. Ages 5 and up. See poster.

Dec 16th, 2014 (Tue)
5:30 PM
  BYO Dinner Theater: Maleficent

Bring Your Own Dinner Theater presents Maleficent with Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, and Sharlto Copeley. 2014, PG, 97 min. Tuesday December 16th at 5:30PM in the Community Room. See poster.

Dec 17th, 2014 (Wed)
  Storytime For 2 and 3 Year-Olds

Storytime in the kids room in the lower level of the library. 10:30 AM Mondays and Wednesdays September 8th through December 10th. Call 906-226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Dec 17th, 2014 (Wed)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 18th, 2014 (Thu)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 18th, 2014 (Thu)
  "Film Club" Modern Classics

Forrest Gump (1994). Rated PG-13. 142 min. Starts at 6:30 PM. Free admission. See Poster.

Dec 18th, 2014 (Thu)
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
  Book Babies

Stories, songs and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months, accompanied by a loving adult. Plan to stay afterwards for playtime! In the Youth Services atrium on the lower level. See poster.

Dec 19th, 2014 (Fri)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 20th, 2014 (Sat)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 21st, 2014 (Sun)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 21st, 2014 (Sun)
  No music jam or scrabble this month
Dec 22nd, 2014 (Mon)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 23rd, 2014 (Tue)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 23rd, 2014 (Tue)
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
  Book Babies

Stories, songs and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months, accompanied by a loving adult. Plan to stay afterwards for playtime! In the Youth Services atrium on the lower level. See poster.

Dec 23rd, 2014 (Tue)
1:00 PM
  Story and Craft Hour

Peace on Earth... Story & Craft Hour

Story and craft hour for ages 4 and up. Tuesdays at 1PM in the children's room atrium, November 11th - December 23rd. See poster.

Dec 23rd, 2014 (Tue)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  Lego Club

Meet in the Shiras Room. Lego blocks provided. Ages 5 and up. See poster.

Dec 24th, 2014 (Wed)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed for the day. Regular hours resume on Friday, December 26, 2014.
Dec 25th, 2014 (Thu)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed for the day. Regular hours resume on Friday, December 26, 2014.
Dec 26th, 2014 (Fri)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 27th, 2014 (Sat)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 28th, 2014 (Sun)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 29th, 2014 (Mon)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 29th, 2014 (Mon)
5:30 PM
  BYO Dinner Theater: Maleficent

Starring Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley. A Vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land. A live-action re-imagining of Sleeping Beauty. Bring your own take-out and enjoy a recently released film in a dinner theater setting. See poster.

Dec 30th, 2014 (Tue)
  Winter Wonderland Walk

Come see the trees!

Dec 30th, 2014 (Tue)
  No Bluesday: holiday break
Dec 30th, 2014 (Tue)
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
  Book Babies

Stories, songs and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months, accompanied by a loving adult. Plan to stay afterwards for playtime! In the Youth Services atrium on the lower level. See poster.

Dec 30th, 2014 (Tue)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  Lego Club

Meet in the Shiras Room. Lego blocks provided. Ages 5 and up. See poster.

Dec 31st, 2014 (Wed)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed for the day. Regular hours resume on Friday, January 2, 2015.