COSHOCTON — The following is a look at the calendar of events for the Coshocton Public Library during November.
• Books Galore Book Store — Monday, 3 to 6 p.m., Wednesday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gently used books, DVDs, videos, and magazines for sale at rock bottom prices.
• Lapsit — Tuesdays, 9 to 9:30 a.m. at the West Lafayette Branch Library; Wednesdays, 9 to 9:30 a.m. and 10 to 10:30 a.m. at the Coshocton Public Library; and Thursday, 10 to 10:30 a.m. at the Coshocton Public Library. For babies and toddlers, birth to three years, plus parent or caregiver, focusing on early literacy and socialization skills through rhyme, rhythm, finger plays, and music, all from the security of a parent’s lap.
• Letterland — Tuesdays, 11 to 11:30 a.m. at the West Lafayette Branch and Wednesdays, 11 to 11:30 a.m., at the Coshocton Public Library. Children, ages 3 – 6, will meet engaging characters, read theme-related stories, sing songs, learn rhymes, do arts and crafts and many other fun activities.
• Family Night @ the Library — Tuesdays, 6:45 to 7:15 p.m., Coshocton Public Library. Preschoolers (ages 3-6) visit Letter Land and school-age participants (ages 6-12) participate in STEAM CLUB (science, technology, engineering, arts and math). Call 740-622-0956 for information and to sign-up.
• Plugged & Unplugged — Wednesdays, 2:30 to 5 p.m., Coshocton Public Library. Games, friends and fun for teens in grades 7–12.
• Chi Class — Thursdays, 10 to 11 a.m., Roscoe United Methodist Church.
• Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting — Wednesday, Nov. 8, Coshocton Public Library, 12 to 1 p.m.
• WWI Rallying the Homefront — Sunday, Nov. 12 at Johnson Humrickhouse Museum, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
• Coffee Club — Monday, Nov. 13, Coshocton Public Library, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Senior Adults 55+ are invited a hot cup of coffee and enlightening conversation.
• The Native American Storyteller — Tuesday, Nov. 14, Coshocton Public Library, 6:30 to 7 p.m. In honor of Native American History Month, Alice Hoover will present a dramatic portrayal sharing legends used by Native Americans as teaching tools. The program is aimed at children ages 3–12, but it will be enjoyed by and is open to all ages. Call 740-622- 0956 to sign-up.
• Coffee Chat for Readers — Wednesday, Nov. 15, West Lafayette Branch Library, 9 to 10 a.m. A bi-monthly program featuring new and best-selling fiction and nonfiction books presented by Andrea Smith, West Lafayette Branch Library manager. Call 740-545- 6672 for details and to sign-up.
• B.E.S.T. Night at the Branch — Thursday, Nov. 16 at the West Lafayette Branch Library, 5 to 7 p.m. Books. Electronics. Snacks. Teens. for students in grades 7 – 12. Call 740-545- 6672 to sign-up.
• Holiday Open House — Friday, Nov. 17, Coshocton Public Library, 5 to 7 p.m. Annual Holiday Open House before the holiday parade on Main Street. No reservations needed.
The Coshocton Public Library and West Lafayette Branch Library will close at 5 p.m. on Nov. 22 and be closed all day on Nov. 23 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal business hours will resume on Friday, Nov. 24.
Contact Cathy Haynes, 740-622-0956 or firstname.lastname@example.org, for more information.