End of Summer Reading Program/Party 2017

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This year’s end of summer reading program was a celebration mixed with music, magic and books performed by Joe Holiday’s Reading Rocks Magic Show. Mr. Holiday started the program by drawing a picture of a bowling ball and as he pulled away the sheet, a bowling ball magically appeared. This trick was performed to illustrate…

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Romantic Italian Dinner Basket

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The Friends of the Marie Fleche Memorial Library are selling raffle tickets for their Fall Basket. Stop by the library during our normal business hours to purchase some tickets. Proceeds from these tickets help support the library and the annual scholarship fund. ROMANTIC ITALIAN DINNER BASKET 2 Wine glasses        2 Bottles of Wine Wine…

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Music Time 2017

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Linda Millenbach, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School, brought an array of musical instruments to teach the children a little bit about a variety of wind and percussion instruments. The array of instruments immediately had everyone’s attention, particularly those from other countries that had been used hundreds of years ago. The hands-on demonstration started with…

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Build a Better Body 2017

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Michael Suarez, Lean Body Fitness, transformed the children’s room into a mini soccer activity area. Michael started off by gathering the children and explaining the basic concept of using a soccer ball, since many had never played the game. A mini obstacle course was set up using cones and the children were given the chance…

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Owl Show and Tell 2017

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Owls are normally nocturnal but not when they visit our library!!! Kristen Volpi, from Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge On Wheels, explained some interesting facts about owls by engaging the young children in a skit as they pretended to be on a nighttime search for owls. While reading the book “Owl Babies” Kristen would stop and…

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Pet Therapy 2017

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Zach, a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, owned by Dorothy Guzzo is a Pet Therapy dog who seemed to have just as much fun with the children, as they did with him. Zach loved the attention as the children proceeded to pet and give him lots of hugs. Dorothy explained how Zach was trained to visit…

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60TH ANNIVERSARY and HISTORIC BERLIN HOTEL CELEBRATION

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The 60th anniversary of the Marie Fleche Memorial Library and our expansion into the Historic Berlin Hotel was a very joyous occasion. Mayor James Bilella and Millard Wilkinson, Jr., President of the MFML Trustees, started the day with opening remarks. New and old friends had the opportunity to reminisce in a comfortable environment, as the…

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