Nov_Dec 2020 Newsletter

GRANVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY Teens & Adults can drop by the library to pick up a take & make craft - a cute gnome! Instructions and supplies will be included in your craft kit. One kit per patron; while supplies last. TAKE ME GNOME ! craft for Teens & Adults December 1-19 Piecing it Together - A Jigsaw Puzzle Mystery Friday, December 11 | 6-7:30 PM Teens & Adults Will your team be the first to solve the jigsaw puzzle mystery? We'll all meet on Zoom to unwrap puzzle boxes simultaneously. Read the story included, assemble the puzzle to find the clues. Solve the mystery first to win! Space is limited - have one person register for your entire group. Please only take a puzzle if you are planning on participating in this live Zoom event. We will email you when your puzzle is available for pickup. Aim for the Stars: Macramé Wall Art for Teens Monday, December 21 | 2-4:00 PM It's not rocket science! Create a cool macrame wall hanging on a stellar frame. You'll join us on Zoom to learn some macramé basics. Register to reserve your supply kit. Space is limited. Know-it-All Teen Trivia Friday, November 20 | 6-7:00 PM Will you be the champion of random knowledge? We'll gather on Zoom, then join in on a Kahoot trivia challenge! You must be able to access both Zoom & Kahoot simultaneously - either via a second device or opening a second browser window side-by-side on your computer. Fuzzy Bear Knit-a-Long Tues., December 1 & 2 | 6-8:00 PM Join us to knit an adorable & soft teddy bear. We'll be knitting an Izzy doll pattern We'll supply the yarn, eyes, and stuffing. You supply #2 double-pointed needles (set of 5), a yarn needle, scissors. Make one to keep or give as a gift! Walking Tour Weekends: The Great Cookie Conundrum Saturdays, December 5 & 12 | 2-6:00 PM Santa has his tinsel in a tangle - someone has stolen his cookies! Follow the clues and decipher the puzzles located around the villege to uncover the culprit. Stop by the library to pick up what you need to get started. Please remember to maintain a safe social distance as you sleuth through town. NOVEMBER Unless otherwise stated, all programs are on Zoom. Register at to be emailed a link about an hour before the program. What is The Learn Something Collection? The Learn Something Collection is a special group of check-outable items from the Granville Public. Beyond our usual offering of books, movies and music, you can also take home a range of items to play, learn, and explore. How did the library fund this collection? were generously (and enthusiastically!) funded by the Friends of the Granvillle Public Library. To learn more about the Friends, go to The items in the Learn Something Collection GIVE YOURSELF THE GIFT OF LEARNING SOMETHING NEW FRIDAY FIRST Learn to Make Tiramisu with Cindy Palumbo of Palumbo's Italian Market Friday, November 6 | 6-7:00 PM Register to learn how to make tiramisu, a delicious Italian dessert, with Cindy Palumbo via Zoom. Once registered, you will be notified when your supply kit is ready for pickup at Palumbo's Italian Market (on River Rd.). Supplies are limited. Cold Play: Online Social Games Friday, December 4 | 6-7:00 PM Race to win, uncover a spy, practice deceit ! We're playing a variety of fast-paced online games. Make sure to bring a device to play on and a way to access the Zoom meeting. EVENTS FOR TEENS. Grades 7-12 217 E . B r oadway | Gr anv i l l e , Oh i o | 740 - 587 - 0196 | www. Gr anv i l l e L i b r a r y . o r g Teen Action Group (T.A.G.) Tuesday, November 10 | 5-6:00 PM We're meeting to discuss student outreach opportunities. Bi-Weekly Dungeons & Dragons Adventures via Thursdays | 6-8:00 PM November 5, 19 & December 3, 17 Adventure awaits! Register to join in on a D&D quest. Players must have some experience and a character ready to set up to join in. Please register for each individual day you would like to attend. Monthly Jackbox Games November 18 & December 16 4-5:00 PM Join us for an hour of games like Quiplash, Drawful, Murder Trivia Party, Tee K.O., and more!  Space is limited. Among Us Game Hour November 11 & December 9 | 4-5:00 PM We're playing Among Us, the popular online murder mystery game. Elude suspicion as an imposter or work to get tasks completed as a crewmate...your survival depends on it! Download the free version of the Among Us app. We'll meet on Zoom to play. RECURRING: Exclusively for Grades 7-12 weeks. One item may be checked out on adult library card at a time. While we no longer have late fines, lost and broken items will incur a replacement fee. What are the check out policies? Items from our Learn Something Collection may be checked out for three What can I check out? a mandolin, to energy audit equipment like a thermal leak detector, to educational toys like Botley the Coding Robot. We even have passes to Dawes Arboretum and The Works available to check out. You can test out a new hobby, learn a new skill, borrow the occasional tool, or supplement your at-home learning with a new activity. In our Learn Something Collection, you will find everything from musical instruments like NOV | DEC 2020 DECEMBER online catalog at and search for "GPL Educational". This will bring up a list of all the available items in the collection. How can I find out what items are in the Learn Something ollection? You can head over to the library's