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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.

 

2017:  November 1; and December 6.

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

Workshops for Job & Career Seekers

CareerLink-Bucks County @ Grundy Library

 

Pennsylvania CareerLink-Bucks County and the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library collaborate this fall on a series of workshops focused on job seeking skills at the Grundy Library’s 680 Radcliffe Street location. Led by Jacqueline Moore, Workshop Coordinator at Pennsylvania CareerLink-Bucks County, the free workshops begin promptly at 10:15 am and require pre-registration. Register online for each session at www.grundylibrary.org, or by calling 215.788.7891. Seating is limited.

 

            Friday, September 8thMarketing Yourself

            Friday, October 13thWriting a Cover Letter

            Friday, November 10thCut Your Job Search by 50%

            Friday, December 8thBridging the Skills Gap

 

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, in collaboration with Pennsylvania CareerLink-Bucks County 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.

 

 

 

 

Cook the Book: A Book Club for People who Love to Cook

Do you like to cook or bake? Cook the Book, a book club for people to discuss and share their cooking adventures, may be your new favorite thing to do. Meeting at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street, the Club, is a great opportunity for cooks of all ages, skill levels and interests to share their love of cooking while trying new recipes from the library’s collection.

To participate, begin by registering either in-person, online at www.grundylibrary.org, or by calling 215.788.7891, then visit the Grundy Library and choose a recipe from among the cookbooks selected for the discussion – Holiday Entertaining. Staff will photocopy your selected recipe, giving you a copy as a participant and keeping a copy on-hand to avoid duplication. Lastly, you make one recipe and bring it to the book club meeting at the Library on Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. While you sample and taste the various foods, we’ll discuss all things pertinent to the recipe. The Library provides the plates, napkins & utensils. Pre-registration is required.

Please note that this program involves food and/or drinks prepared for and by the participants and therefore, attendees choosing to partake of the food and/or drink available during the event do so at their own risk.

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Holiday Singalong with Marc Sherman

Live Music to Enjoy

The public is invited to a Holiday Singalong with pianist Marc Sherman on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street. Bring the whole family out for this festive event and sing along to your favorite holiday songs. Light refreshments will be served; registration is not required for this event. 

Mr. Marc Sherman has been entertaining in the Philadelphia area for over 50 years. Educated in piano and voice at Temple University’s College of Music, Mr. Sherman taught music in the Philadelphia School District, recorded music with the Philadelphia Orchestra, and early in his career, sang with Duke Ellington’s band. He sings in eight languages and performs music from the 1940s, 50s, and 60s; Broadway show tunes; classical piano solos; Sinatra standards; and singalong favorites.

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.

 

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