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SEPTEMBER IS...
LIBRARY CARD SIGN UP MONTH
To celebrate, adults and young adults who gets a new library card or renews an expired card will receive a free book to take home with them.

MEDICARE MADE CLEAR
Mark your calendars for Tuesday, September 20 @ 6pm to come learn all about your Medicare choice that can become overwhelming when reviewing your options. We will have many tools and resources that make it easy to understand the basics of Medicare, including a free "Show Me Guide".

KPLD's 7th ANNUAL
ART SHOW
Opening Night will be Monday, October 17th and run through October 21st. Applications are available here or at the library. Art will be accepted Monday & Tuesday, Octove 10th & 11th.

MUSIC @ THE CARNEGIE!
Tickets have gone on sale for "The Nifty Fifties & Sixties" performed by the The Legacy Girls on Saturday, October 29. Social Hour 6pm, Dinner 6:30pm, Music 7:30pm

SEPTEMBER ACTIVITIES
Homeschoolers are back starting September 7. Kids can stop in on September 10 & 17 between 10am and noon for LEGO Drop-In Saturdays in the Youth Department on the second floor. See Sarah Barth in the Youth Services Dept. to find out about the "Escape Room" and the "Horror" Book Club! Also, the Henry County Genealogical Society is presenting Ken Norcross files, "Histoy of Western Township" by Maryann Wherry on September 26. Check the events calendar for details.

Check out two of our newest continuing programs! Relax with Colors Adult Coloring Time We have two different times scheduled during September so stop in and relax with us while you color!

Friends of the Library present "Creativity @ the Carnegie". Come "sit & sew" with your knitting, crocheting, embroidery, cross stitching or quilting. We had a nice turn out so far but we have room for more!

RECIPE ROUND UP
is going strong!
Our September theme is "Veggies". Find a recipe that fits the theme, make it and bring it along with copies of the recipe to the KPLD Community Room on Thursday, September 22 at noon to share with our Recipe Round Up members! Join us for good food, friendship, and lots of laughter!

LEGOSLEGO DONATIONS

Don't know what to do with those bins of LEGOS the kids have outgrown? The Youth Department is looking for donations of LEGOS. We are happy to take used LEGOS that are in good condition to use for a monthly program for elementary school students.

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Events

Check out our
Fall Brochure of Events

September is...
LIBRARY CARD
SIGN UP MONTH

Last day of
Summer Schedule
Closing @ 6pm
September 1

Close @ Noon
September 3

CLOSED
Labor Day
September 5

PreK Story Time
September 6, 13, 20 & 27
11:30am - Noon

Homeschoolers Afternoon
September 7 @ 1:30pm

Lego Drop-In Saturday
September 10 & 17
10 am-Noon

Library Board Meeting
September 12 @ 4pm

Friends of Library
Board Meeting
September 12 @ 5pm

Jr. High Game
"Escape Room"
September 13 @ 3:30pm
Grades 5-8

Friends of the Library present
Creativity @ the Carnegie
Come "sit & sew"
September 15 5-7pm

Adult Book Club
September 19
2pm
@ KPLD Community Room
7pm @ Country Morning Coffee Cafe
"Astronaut Wives Club"

Relax with Colors
Adult Coloring Time
September 20 1:30-3pm

Medicare Made Clear
September 20 @ 6pm

Recipe Round Up
September 22 @ Noon
"Veggies"

Horror Book Club
September 22 @ 4pm
High School & YA
"Bram Stroker's Dracula"

Henry County Genealogical Society
presents
Ken Norcross Files
"History of WesternTownship"
by Maryann Wherry
September 26 @ 1:30pm

Relax with Colors
Adult Coloring Time
September 26 5:30-7pm

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