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2018-09-13 / Obituaries

Library News

LIBRARY HOURS — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 1 to 9 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Children’s programs

Baby Story Time will be held at 10 a.m. Mondays from now to Oct. 15. Registration is required.

Toddler Story Time will be held at 11 a.m. Mondays from now to Oct. 15. Registration is required.

Preschool Story Time will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays from now to Oct. 16. Registration is required.

Independent Preschool Story Time will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursdays from now to Oct. 18.

Make it Mondays will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Mondays from now to Oct. 15. No registration is required.

LittleBits Library Makerspace will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays from now to Oct. 17. No registration is required.

All-ages programs

The Knitting Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

Storytime at the station

At 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, come to the station for storytime, songs and activities.

American classics book club

From 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, come for conversations about Herman Melville’s “Moby Dick.”

Orchard Park film series

From 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, the library will host a screening of a Hollywood classic, with a discussion of the film to follow. The film will be Stanley Kramer’s “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner.” For more information, call Tim Allman at 662-9851.

The Hazelnut: A Literary Journal

Are you interested in becoming a published author? Submissions are open for the library’s first seasonal literary journal, The Hazelnut. This fall, the library will accept submissions for short story, poetry and nonfiction essay, or photo journalism. All ages are encouraged to participate. The submission deadline is Thursday, Nov. 1. Entries will be judged by library staff. Copies of the publication will be printed and available to read and check out. Participants are encouraged to submit short stories and nonfiction essays up to 3,000 words. Poets are allowed to submit up to two works.

All programs are held at the Orchard Park Public Library, 4570 S. Buffalo St.

For more information, call the library at

662-9851.

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