History of Thompson Candy Co.


Thursday, Oct 11 at 6:30

City Mayor Scarpati discusses the history of the Thompson Candy Company. We all know and love this popular destination, especially for the holiday treats.

Free samples?

Probably not, but will be an interesting time nonetheless.

Passport on Wheels


Saturday, October 13th from 10 - 2

To apply for a passport, you need to bring:

  1. birth certificate or naturalization certificate with front and back photocopy
  2. valid photo ID with front and back photocopy
  3. personal check or money order for passport fees

Photos are offered for $15, bring a separate check. For more information Click Here.

Passport service offered monthly. Check our Events Calendar for dates.

World of Harmonica


Monday, Oct 15 at 6:30

Curious about the harmonica? We are.

Musician Bob Hennessy visits the library to expand the awareness of this instrument. Using story telling, historical facts, and playing the instrument in many styles. He tells the stories to open your ears and mind.

Jewelry Jam

Tuesday, Oct 16 at 6:30

You have your choice of an easy design and construction of triple wrap memory wire bracelets, beaded memory wire chokers, or a unique media hardware necklace using decoupage technique.

Large selection of beads and materials to choose from.

Sign up here.

Needles and Hooks


Next Meeting: Oct 17 and 31

Every other Wednesday from 10 -12

Join other crafters to work on a project, learn how to knit or crochet, or seek help on a project. This group is for beginners and the experienced.


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