As my mother would say, there are eight more sleeps until Christmas! Are you as excited as I am? Be sure to stop in to the Library this week and stock up on some good reading for your holiday travel and vacations. The fireplace and our tree are decorated, and not only do we have reads focused specifically on Christmas, but we are also starting our countdown of the 25 Top Rated Reads of 2019 in the Library. So be sure to come check out all the festive fun!
Family Story Time and Mugs & Hugs are finished for 2019! The programs will start back up after the holidays are over and Vicksburg Community Schools are back in session. The first Family Story Time of 2020 will be held on Monday, January 6th at 10:30am. The first Mugs & Hugs will be on Wednesday, January 8th at 10:30am.
This Wednesday, December 18th, the Gaming Group is hosting a Trivia Battle Royale! Librarian Adrianne will play host while participants compete in Trivial Pursuit Ruby Edition for some fantastic prizes. First place gets $30 in Amazon gift cards. Second place gets $20 in Rise N Dine gift cards. Third place gets some Vicksburg District Library swag. The fun starts at 6:00pm and there will be free popcorn and soda for everyone!
Local Schoolcraft author Joy Avery Melville will be visiting the Vicksburg District Library this Saturday, December 21st from 1:00pm to 3:00pm signing copies of her book Meant for Her. Admission is free and you are able to drop by anytime in that two-hour period!
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Just a reminder that the Vicksburg District Library will be closed the following days during the next couple of weeks in observance of the holiday season:
- Tuesday, December 24th: Christmas Eve
- Wednesday, December 25th: Christmas Day
- Tuesday, December 31st: New Year’s Eve
- Wednesday, January 1st: New Year’s Day
If you have any questions about reserving materials to cover you through the holidays, be sure to give us a call at (269) 649-1648. We hope you have warm and festive holiday season!
Dates to Remember
- Monday the 16th @ 6:30pm: Quilters Christmas Party
- Tuesday the 17th @ 9:30am: Bridge Club
- Tuesday the 17th @ 7:00pm: Tai Chi Practice
- Wednesday the 18th @ 2:45pm: Bulldog Break Time
- Wednesday the 18th @ 6:00pm: Trivia Battle Royale!
- Thursday the 19th @ 10:45am: Tai Chi with Ed Kehoe ($5.00)
- Thursday the 19th @ 6:00pm: Library Board Meeting
- Saturday the 21st @ 1:00pm: Meet Local Schoolcraft Author Joy Avery Melville
- Tuesday the 24th: Library Closed
- Wednesday the 25th: Library Closed
- Saturday the 28th: Quilters Meeting