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Altered Book Workshop

Have you seen the art that people are making with used books? Learn to create something new from used books and recycled objects. Our instructor, VET, will bring samples of her altered books. Everything is provided in this art workshop.

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Fall 2015 Book Sale, Oct. 7-10

October Book Sale Join your neighbors at Lochwood Branch Library for the fall book sale October 7 to 10, 2015. Stock your shelves with new reading selections, and invite your friends to come browse the thousands of items being offered at

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Hula Hoops, Sling Shots and TV Dinners with Robert Reitz, Saturday, Oct 17

Robert Reitz is speaking at the library on Saturday, Oct 17 at 1:30. Hula Hoops, Sling Shots and TV Dinners – Early Baby Boomer Foods and Entertainments Come join us as Casa View historian Bob Reitz shares stories about where

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Book Sale Donations Welcome

The Lochwood Branch Library Friends Fall Book Sale is coming up in October, and you can help! Drop off anything that you need to clear out of your shelves at home or at the office:  Books, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, Magazines

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Teen Advisors Wanted

The Lochwood Branch Library Friends is seeking two high school students who would like to gain leadership skills outside the classroom. Earn volunteer hours, gain experience communicating, planning, organizing, budgeting, and problem solving. Collaborate with adult leaders to achieve goals. How

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The Princess Who Had No Kingdom by Ursula Jones

Librarian Sarah Boeglin reviews this picture book that celebrates the important things in life – like friends and libraries! Learn about this fun updated version of the “princess” fairytale: Read the review here.

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Thank You to LBLF Members

Thank you, thank you to 133 members who either renewed or joined Lochwood Branch Library Friends for 2015. This total includes 10 patrons who donated $50.00 or more and one corporate member. Your support of the library is truly impressive. If you

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Spring 2015 Book Sale

Come to the Spring Book Sale at Lochwood Branch Library. Find gently used book bargains that start at only 10 cents. Most books are .50 to $2. All income from sales at the book sale goes to support Lochwood Branch

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2015 Book Club Reading List

Lochwood Branch Library Book Club You are invited to join our book discussion group! The Lochwood Branch Library Book Club has published the list of books that it will be sharing through February 2016. We meet monthly to discuss books

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Something for Everyone at Lochwood Branch Library!

Something for Everyone at the Library Baby Bounce Basics on Tuesdays at 10:30am Join us for this storytime filled with rhymes, books, and interactive fun designed especially for infants and toddlers up to 2 years of age. Preschool Storytime on

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Lochwood Branch Library welcomes new staff, Rosa Martinez

In January Lochwood Branch Library staff welcomed a new Customer Service Representative, Rosa Martinez, to our team. Rosa is a graduate of Bryan Adams High School and Richland Community College. She loves to travel, camp, and go on road trips.

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Sweet Science for Kids

STEM is science, technology, engineering, and math. The January event involved engineering skills, and the children in first through fifth grade used cups, large and small marshmallows, toothpicks, and straws to building things. The February event was called “Sweet” Science.

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