Gilford Public Library


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Coming Up This Week...

A quick look at the week ahead.  For the complete schedule of events and activities, view the events calendar here...
 
 

Adults

Solve a Murder Mystery:  Month of October

Can you solve the Murder on the Titanic mystery?! Pick up murder mystery packets at the library and solve at home.

Bridge:  Friday, 10/22 @ 10:30am
 
Hand and Foot:  Friday, 10/22 @ 12:30am
 
Knit Wits:  Friday, 10/22 @ 1:30pm
All knitters, stitchers, and fiber workers welcome! Work on your projects with other crafters in a comfortable place. Masks required. Maximum of 10 people.
 
Advanced Conversation German:  Friday 10/22 @ 2:30pm
If German is your second (or third) language and you would like to maintain your skill this weekly class is for you. For advance conversational German Speakers.
 
Line Dancing: Friday, 10/22 @ 4pm
Close out your day with some smooth moves in this lower intermediate Line Dancing class with Bonnie Deutch.
 
Geri-Fit:  Monday, 10/25 @ 9:00am
Are you 55+ and looking for a workout that will keep you active, all while being safe and working on fall prevention? Sign up for GeriFit. Sign-up required, must be a valid Library card holder. Please bring your own 2-3 pound dumbbell, a stretch band, and water to drink during the workout. *Please consult your physician before participating in this exercise.
 
Mahjong:  Monday, 10/25 @ 12:30pm
One of the oldest board games in the world - Mahjong - depends on skill, strategy, and a certain degree of luck. Join us by calling to sign up.
 
Senior Scult:  Tuesday, 10/26 @ 9:00am
A workout for seniors 55+.  Please bring your own 2-3 pound dumbbell, a stretch band, and water to drink during the workout. *Please consult a physician before partipating in this program.
 
Bridge:  Tuesday, 10/26 @ 10:30am
 
Line Dancing: Tuesday, 10/26 @  4pm
Close out your day with some smooth moves in this lower intermediate Line Dancing class with Bonnie Deutch

 

Check out an Expert:  Wednesday, 10/27 @ 10am
Do you have basic questions about what to do with your computer or need help with downloading audio books or using our telescope? Check-Out-An-Expert with your library card and receive the assistance you need. Sessions are 20 minutes max if someone is waiting.

 
Paint Group:  Wednesday, 10/27 @ 1pm
Join us for an informal painting session with other artists (and amateurs, too)! Bring your own supplies, gather new ideas or continue on your old projects and let your creativity flow. Held in the Storytime Room.
 
Estate Planning:  Wednesday, 10/27 @ 1pm
All you need to know to plan your estate, such as, protecting against potentially catastophic effects of nursing home stays, bullet-proofing trusts from nursing home costs, and protecting inheritance funds. 
 
Music Group/Sing Along: Wednesday, 10/27 @ 2pm
Sing, sing a song, sing out loud, sing out strong! Do you sing in the shower? Maybe hum a tune while working around your house? Sing along with the radio? Then we want you - to join Jane Ellis, here at the library for a weekly group sing a long. Have some fun while belting through some of your old favorites, and learn some new.
 
Geri-Fit:  Thursday, 10/28 @ 9:00am
Are you 55+ and looking for a workout that will keep you active, all while being safe and working on fall prevention? Sign up for GeriFit. Sign-up required, must be a valid Library card holder.Please bring your own 2-3 pound dumbbell, a stretch band, and water to drink during the workout. * Please consult your physician before participating in this program.  

 

Adult and Family Pumpkin Decorating/Carving, Thursday, 10/28 @ 3-6pm
Come carve a pumpkin or decorate one and take it home with you! *Sign-up required.

French:  Thursday, 10/28 @ 4pm
Join the library's ongoing Conversational French Group in person.
 
Senior Scult: Friday, 10/29 @ 9:00am
A workout for seniors 55+.  Please bring your own 2-3 pound dumbbell, a stretch band, and water to drink during the workout. *Please consult a physician before partipating in this program.
 
Bridge:  Friday, 10/29 @ 10:30am
 
Hand and Foot:  Friday, 10/29 @ 12:30am
 
Knit Wits:  Friday, 10/29 @ 1:30pm
All knitters, stitchers, and fiber workers welcome! Work on your projects with other crafters in a comfortable place. Masks required. Maximum of 10 people.
 
Advanced Conversation German:  Friday 10/29 @ 2:30pm
If German is your second (or third) language and you would like to maintain your skill this weekly class is for you. For advance conversational German Speakers.
 
Line Dancing: Friday, 10/29 @ 4pm
Close out your day with some smooth moves in this lower intermediate Line Dancing class with Bonnie Deutch.

Teens

Afterschool Teen Club:  Wednesday, 10/27 @ 2:30pm
Afterschool Teen Club. Hangout with friends, play games, and make stuff. This club is whatever you want it to be! 5th-12th grade.
 
Homeschool Game Club:  Thursday, 10/28 @ 12pm

Check out our new Teen Discord Server


Children

Spooky Storywalk:  Tuesday, 10/26 @ 4:30pm CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER
Join Gilford Public Library and Parks & Rec. for a family-friendly spooky storywalk filled with suspense and candy! Come in your costumes and bring a bag for tasty treats. 
 
Adult & Family Pumpkin Decorating/Carving:  Thursday, 10/28 @ 3-6pm
Come carve a pumpkin or decorate one and take it home with you! *Sign-up required.
 
Halloween Party:  Friday, 10/29 @ 10:30am
Come dressed in your costumes ready to play some games! There will be music, candy and more to celebrate Halloween!