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Audiobook Clinic

Audiobook Clinic on Saturday morning, March 30. Drop by to find out what's new and to give us suggestions. We're all ears!
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Staff Picks: The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Lorraine's Staff Pick is perfect for anyone who loves libraries.
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Teennovation: Electronic Music Production

Thursday, March 28 @ 6-8pm. Groove as an audio engineer to learn loops, samples, virtual instruments, MIDI, mixing techniques and more as you lay down your own track. No music experience required! Grades 6-8 only. Registration required; space is limited with preference given to Reading residents.
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Ukulele 101

Back by popular demand! It's our Ukulele 101 course! This is a three-part program: Saturdays April 20, 27 and May 1 from 2:00-3:00 pm.
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YUM! Cookbook Club

Cook + Eat + Discuss = YUM! Cookbook Club. Register now for the next meeting on Wednesday, April 3 from 12:00-1:00 pm.
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Teen Job & Volunteer Fair

Thursday, March 21 @ 5:00-7:00pm Looking for a summer job or internship? Don't miss this opportunity to meet with employers & share your resume. Representatives from local businesses looking to recruit teens will be available to answer questions and discuss potential job & volunteer opportunities. No registration required. Teens grades 8-12 only.
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Baking for Friends

Baking for Friends is a day-long event at the library on March 23. Tickets can be purchased at the library through March 20 or at the door the day of the event. Entry fee of $10/person, $20/family includes raffle tickets.
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New Resident Open House

Tuesday, April 30 @ 5:30-7:30pm Reading Public Library Meeting Rooms Are you a new resident of Reading? Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet representatives from town government, schools, churches, youth groups and community organizations and learn about services, programs, and events in Reading. There will be refreshments from local est
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Talking to Our Kids About Inclusion

Wednesday, March 13 @ 7:00 - 8:30 pm. This workshop will explore having conversations with our children about inclusion. Come find out why having these conversations are important and leave with some practical ideas of how you can do it. Please register first.
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