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Drop-in Knitting and Crocheting

 

Looking for a knitting & crocheting group to learn a new skill, or advance your skills? The Grundy Library offers an informal drop-in opportunity for knitting & crocheting on the first Wednesday of each month. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Drop in to work on projects, share advice and patterns, and socialize. No registration is required.

2018 Knitting & Crocheting dates:  December 5

 

 

 

 

Game Night @Grundy Library

Enjoy some face-to-face time with your friends and family at Game Nights held monthly at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street. Each third Thursday of the month is an opportunity to put away the electronics, put down the television remote, and enjoy some serious (or not so serious) conversation over a game. Assorted board games will be provided. These events require no registration and are appropriate for individuals 3 years and older. Bring a friend or two! For more information visit www.grundylibrary.org, or call 215.788.7891. No registration is required.

2018 Game Night dates: December 20.

 

 

A Movie Discussion Series

Movies Highlighted

Love movies? You are invited to drop by for a new, monthly movie discussion series. View the movie on your schedule and come to the library for an informal session to critique, comment, or assess the film. Light refreshments served; no registration required. Future monthly discussions are the second Tuesday through December 2018 at 6:30 pm.

December 11: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Rated R, Crime, Drama, 2017

 

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

 

Mars InSight Landing

Live Streaming on NASA TV

 

Are you interested in space travel, NASA, the planets, or Mars? Join us as we watch NASA’s live coverage of the NASA InSight landing on Mars on Monday, November 26, 2018 from 2:00-3:30 PM at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street, Bristol, PA. InSight is short for Interior exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, a NASA Discovery Program and is a single geophysical lander that is a “terrestrial planet explorer that will open a window into the processes that shaped the rocky planets of the inner solar system (including Earth) more than 4.5 billion years ago.” This event will include hands-on learning activities and snacks. No registration is required for this free, family-friendly event.

The Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library in collaboration with NASA @ My Library and STARnet (Science-Technology Activities & Resources for Libraries) offers this program in support of STEM education. All Grundy Library programming supports the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

 

           Holiday Crafts               

We invite you to join us on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 6:30 pm at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library for a holiday craft night. Provided are instructions and materials to make a tree ornament using simple tools and to make a personalized greeting card. This free event requires registration. Seating is limited.  Appropriate for ages 10 years and older.

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

 

 

227 Days in Space: Featuring Astronaut Daniel Bursch

His Bristol Appearance on Film

 

If you missed this event at the theater, you are invited to join us for the screening of 227 Days in Space, a film of former NASA astronaut Daniel Bursch’s presentation at the Bristol Riverside Theatre. Drop by on Monday, December 10, 2018 from 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street, Bristol to view the edited presentation. Light refreshments will be served; no registration is required for this free family event.

 

Born in Bristol, Pennsylvania and raised in Vestal, New York, Daniel W. Bursch, a former Naval Officer and NASA Astronaut, serves in one of the advisor positions in the Space Systems Academic Group at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS).

 

Dan Bursch was a Naval Flight Officer and graduate student at NPS before his selection as an astronaut in 1990.  Dan completed four missions to space, the most recent one as a member of the Expedition-Four crew to the International Space Station (ISS) from December 2001 to June 2002.

 

The Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library in collaboration with NASA @ My Library and STARnet (Science-Technology Activities & Resources for Libraries) offers this program in support of STEM education. All Grundy Library programming supports the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

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