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aFTERNOON bOOK CLUB The 2nd Thursday of Each Month (1:30 - 3) January 11th The Maid by Nita Prose February 8th Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing by Matthew Perry March 14th Horse by Geraldine Brooks April 11th Code Name Sapphire by Pam Jenoff May 9th Wish You Were Here by Jodi Picoult Volume 48 Issue1 Winter / Spring 2023 - 2024 “Supporting the educational and social needs of our community.” WRITE A PLAY WITH DOBAMA THEATER Burton Book Buddies Wednesdays 1/3, 2/7, 3/6, 4/3, 5/1 (3:30-4:30) Join us for a monthly book club! Open to school age students. Read new and exciting books. Thursdays 1/11, 1/18, 1/25, 2/1 (3:30-4:30) Learn the basics of writing a 10 minute play with experts from Dobama Theatre! Grades 2+ BOOKS AND NATURE Wednesdays 1/17, 2/21, 3/20, 4/17 (3:30-4:30) Join us for a monthly book club! Read new and exciting books. Ages 6 - 11 and their siblings invited. Friday March 29 (3:00-4:00) Join us to learn about the upcoming eclipse and celebrate this extraordinary event. Open to families. ECLIPSE OF A LIFETIME WITH GEAUGA PARK DISTRICT

Youth Services Programs and Events Volume 47 Issue 2 Page 2 Visit for program details. Register online or call (440) 834-4466. Dungeons and Dragons Every other Tuesday 1/9 - 4/30 (3:15-5) Homeschool Circle 4th Wednesday of the month January - May (2-3:30 PM) Lightly facilitated social circle for parents and students in the homeschooling community. Teen Pop Up Thursdays 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28 (3:30-4:30) Ukulele BASICS Thursdays 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 2/29 (3:30-4:30) Learn the basics of Ukulele and play a concert. For school aged kids. The great BURTON MAPLE WORKSHOP Friday March 22 (3:30 - 4:30) Interested in anything maple? Come to this hands-on workshop at the Log Cabin! All ages welcome! Around the World in Words Wednesdays 1/10, 2/14, 3/13, 4/10 (3:30-4:30) Learn about creationist stories and read books from different cultures. Edible Book Fest Saturday April 20 (11:30-1) Make your own edible book and bring it to the library for judging. Open to all ages! Grinch who Stole Christmas Party Thursday December 14 (5:30 - 7:30) Celebrate the season with a special reading of the Grinch! Great Burton Egg Hunt Saturday April 6 (12 - 1) Join us for our annual egg hunt! Prizes and candy will be provided. LEGO Tournaments Saturdays 1/13, 2/10, 3/9, 4/13, 5/11 (11:00- Noon) Put your building skills to the test in our monthly LEGO tournament! Homeschool Picture Day Friday May 10 (2-4) Celebrate the end of the school year with a free picture day! Mark the Magician’s MAGIC SHOW Thursday April 4 (3:30 - 4:30) Mark the Magician wows crowds with his fantastic magic show! Mark will also be giving magic lessons on: 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 (3:30-4:30) Ages 8 - 18 Bubble Storytime Thursday March 7 (10:30-11) Blub Blub Glub Bubble. Need we say more? STEAM Storytime Thursday February 1 (10:30 - 11) Get messy, make mistakes, and have fun at this Science themed Storytime!

Luxenberg Family Reading Garden Donations In Honor of The Luxenberg Family Herbert and Marianna Luxenberg: Burton Public Library Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland in memoriam In Memory of Frank and Helen Merritt The Merritt Estate In Memory of Thomas Cseplo Burton Chamber of Commerce launch a young Reader donations Joyce Imhof Ladies of the BPL Afternoon Book Club honorarium In Honor of the Newbury Class of 1956 Jean Frohring In Honor of Brook’s 2nd Birthday George and Kathy Blair Monetary Donations Dawn Burdyshaw Dan and Jan Gingerich Carl Engelhardt Bob and Mary Ann Sedivy 19th Annual Fund Donations Julie and Rick Ziemak Adult Services Programs and Events Volume 47 Issue 2 Page 3 Visit for program details. Register online or call (440) 834-4466. Make and Take a Recycled Book Rose Monday February 5 (11:00 - 12:00) Craft a forever-beautiful, eco-friendly flower for you or your favorite book lover! From Seneca Falls to South Newbury Tuesday March 5 (6:00-7:00) Women's suffrage from the 1848 Women's Rights Convention in New York to South Newbury Union Chapel. Anna Jarvis: The Founder of Mother's Day Thursday May 2 (6:00-7:00) Learn all about Jarvis's complicated history with the holiday she founded. Hybrid event. Meditation Monday: Self Love Monday February 12 (11:00-12:00) BYOV: Be Your Own Valentine! Join us for seasonal guided meditation. Meditation Monday: Earth Day Monday April 22 (11:00-12:00) Send loving gratitude and healing to our planet through guided meditation. Interplay Fridays 01/26, 02/23, 03/22, 04/26, 05/24 (3:45-4:45) In Interplay, we play using our body, our voice, and our words. Recent Donations to the Burton Public Library

14588 W. Park St. P.O. Box 427 Burton OH 44021 (440) 834-4466 Dial-a-Story (440) 834-0707 Library Hours: 9 a.m. ˗ 8 p.m. Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. ˗ 5 p.m. Friday 10 a.m. ˗ 2 p.m. Saturday Closed Sunday Library Holiday Closings: Christmas Eve - Eve Christmas Eve Christmas Day New Year's Day Memorial Day Nonprofit Org. U.S. Postage PAID Permit No. 11 Burton OH 44021 E C R W S S BOXHOLDER OR OCCUPANT Baby/Toddler Storytime Tuesdays (10 - 10:45) January 2 - April 30 Kids ages 0-3 Preschool Storytime Wednesdays (10:30 - 11:15) January 3 - May 1 Kids ages 3-5. Movin' and Groovin' Storytime Fridays (10 - 10:45) January 5 - May 3 Active youth ages 0-5. Giant Game Day Monday April 1 (6:00-7:00) Join us for a day with our library's giant board games! Intro to Ancestry Friday March 15 (3:00-4:00) Learn about using the Ancestry database at the library. No-Sew Pillows Friday May 17 (3:00-4:30) Make and take a no-sew pillow. Materials provided. Registration required. Seed Saving for the Heirloom Enthusiast Thursday January 25 (6:00 - 7:00) Propel your gardening experience through seed saving. Registration required. HOLIDAY GIFT WRAPPING Wednesday December 20 (2:00-4:00) Thursday December 21 (6:00-7:45) Materials provided for your holiday gift wrapping needs. ADULT PROGRAMMING