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Book Buffet Picks: Reading Teens’ Favorite Reads

Teens voiced their latest favorite reads at our February Book Buffet. If you're looking for a great recommendation from other teen readers, try one of these!
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Sing-A-Long for Infants and Toddlers

Join musician Peter Sheridan on Friday, March 10 at 10:00 am in Community Room A & B.
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Calling All Bakers!

Are you a book lover and a baking whiz? Donate your time and talent to the Friends of the Reading Public Library this spring. Their Baking for Friends event on Saturday, April 1 will feature book-themed cakes throughout the library which will be raffled off. Deadline for bakers is March 17.
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bright LEGO bricks

LEGO Master Builders Club

Thursday, March 2 @ 6:30-7:30 pm Location: Children’s Program Room Are you a LEGO master? Can you meet the monthly challenge with your creativity and skill? Kids in Grades 3-5 are invited to drop-in and build with our LEGO bricks and meet other LEGO fans.
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Staff Picks: Moonglow by Michael Chabon

Here's a novel that Lorraine talked about at our last Winter Warmers program.
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LiveWires Presents: Black Holes, Spacetime, & Gravitational Waves Oh My!

Tue, Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm, RPL Community Room Vladimir Liberman explains the extraordinary ripples in the fabric of spacetime called gravitational waves
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Meet the Author: Erica Ferencik

Join us as author Erica Ferencik reads from her heart-pounding new novel, The River at Night.
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Teen Advisory Group

March TAG Meeting *Special Meetup*

Our Teen Advisory Group (TAG) meets once a month and is made up of teens in grades 6-12. Join TAG and share your opinions about what you’d like to see and do at the library!
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French for Kids

Taught by RMHS French Club students, our French for Kids class is for grades K-5. Registration begins March 1.
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