Wayne Public Library March Events To Begin With Author Talk, New Adult Book Club

WAYNE – With the month of March beginning Tuesday, the Wayne Public Library will again offer several activities for youth and adults.

According to a release from the library, Tammy Marshall will provide an ‘Author Talk’ at 6:30 p.m. while the new adult book club will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday to begin the new month.

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Marshall is a longtime columnist and feature writer for the Norfolk Daily News out of Norfolk. She’s also published four books: ‘The Clearwater House, State of Georgia’ as well as ‘Other Writings, Ticker Tape and Twinges’. Marshall will talk about her latest published work and her writing journey while providing a short reading. More information can be found by visiting tammymarshallauthor.wordpress.com.

Along with the usual book club group meeting later each month, a new adult book club is forming at the Wayne Public Library. All are welcome to attend the first meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday in the library conference room. The group will be discussing ‘Fangirl’ by Rainbow Rowell. Only three copies of this book are available in-house of large print, fiction and the YA graphic novel (not exactly like the novel, but follows the same plot.) The audiobook and ebook are available via Libby. Visit the circulation desk if you need help accessing a copy of the book to read.

March’s adult coloring event is being scheduled for Tuesday, March 8 at 6 p.m. Stop in for a relaxing night and good company. Colors, coloring sheets and snacks are provided as the evening is sponsored by Pac N’ Save.

After school coloring will also be offered on both Friday, March 11 and Friday, March 25 at 3:30 p.m. both days. Relax and get creative after a busy school week. Adults will be on hand for conversation as coloring pages, art utensils of all kinds and a light snack will be provided.

Plan on joining Miss Kim each Wednesday and Thursday at 10 a.m. in the library. Take part in stories, music, dancing, busy bags and more. Meet other parents and kids in the area and learn about the various services and reading programs the Wayne Public library offers.

Also, join the Needle Night group each Thursday at 6:30 p.m. to work on your creative projects. Enjoy conversation and good company while working on your personal needlework projects. All kinds of decorative sewing and textile arts handicrafts are welcome.

Make sure to check out the artists on display at the Wayne Public Library among the ‘Mini Art Exhibition’ located in the library/senior center hallway display case.

The Wayne Public Library Book Club will return for discussion on Tuesday, March 29 at 6:30 p.m. This month’s discussion book will be ‘The Forgotten Home Child’ by Genevieve Graham. The Home for Unwanted Girls meets Orphan Train in this unforgettable novel about a young girl caught in a scheme to rid England’s streets of destitute children, and the lengths she will go to find her way home—based on the true story of the British Home Children.

Wayne Public Library regular hours are Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday’s from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday’s from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and between 2 – 5 p.m. on Sunday’s.

For more information, stop by the library at 410 Pearl Street, call 402-375-3135 or like Wayne Public Library on Facebook. Also, visit cityofwayne.org/82/library for further details.

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