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December 2013

January Meeting

on Fri, 12/27/2013 - 4:33pm

Juliette Gordon Low: the Remarkable Founder of the Girl Scouts

Wednesday, January 15, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

or Thursday, January 16, 7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

Juliette Gordon Low, known always as Daisy, founded the Girl Scouts in 1912. A woman ahead of her time, Daisy introduced the outdoors to the young ladies of Savannah all the while developing their sense of independence and resourcefulness. Author Stacy A. Cordery provides a lively portrait of a true heroine who created an organization which would ultimately impact the lives of millions of girls and women around the world.

 

Is College for You?

on Fri, 12/20/2013 - 4:58pm

The Federal Student Aid Department of the Department of Education reports that it's never too late to explore your options for college or career school.  Check out their new website, which is loaded with tools to help you explore your career options, get ready financially and academically, choose a school, take required tests, apply to schools, or find someone to talk to about the whole process.

Stitches

on Thu, 12/05/2013 - 4:02pm

WMTL’s knitting and crocheting group will meet on July 23 and August 27 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Please join us and bring your knitting or crochet needles and a project. For more information call 973-728-2824 or email maynard@wmtl.org.

December Meeting

on Thu, 12/05/2013 - 11:49am

Nemesis

Wednesday, December 18, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

or Thursday, December 19, 7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

In Philip Roth's powerful novel, Bucky Cantor's poor eyesight prevents him from fighting in World War II with his buddies. Battling his own private war against the guilt of not serving, Bucky soon encounters another fearsome opponent - polio - in his Newark neighborhood. A camp in the Pocono Mountains may or may not shelter Bucky from the epidemic or from his own personal turmoil.

 

Winter News

on Thu, 12/05/2013 - 11:41am

Temperatures may be dipping, snow may be falling and skies may be gray, but Chapters chooses to follow the sun with a series of titles about growing up and going away to Summer Camp. Join Chapters  for a morning or an evening discussion. To register, please call 973-728-2822, email wmtl@wmtl.org, or visit the Adult/Teen Services desk.