Margaret Woodruff | Contributor



Thursdays through Dec. 15, 3:15 p.m.: Coding Club. Animate and create as you hone your coding skills.

Grades 4 & up. Registration required.

Fridays through Dec. 18, 10:30 a.m.: Friday Free for All. From rocks, blocks & socks to babies, bugs & hairy bread, join us to investigate on Friday mornings. Ages 3 to 5. Registration required.

Tuesdays, Dec. 6 & 20, 9 a.m.: Baby Time @ the Library! Meet other caregivers and the littlest ones in our area. We’ll chat, sing songs and read to Baby. Older siblings welcome to come play with the toys. Sponsored by Building Bright Futures.

Wednesday, Dec. 7, 3:15 p.m.: Afterschool Crafternoon: Holiday Giftmaking. Create something special for a special someone. Grades 3 & up. Registration required.


However you voted, you may be dismayed by the negative campaigns of this year. Join us at the library on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. for a showing of “Can America Heal?” This TED talk, featuring social psychologist Jonathan Haidt, highlights “the morals that form the basis of our political choice and provides a vision for how the country might move forward.” St. Michael’s College professor Jonathan Silverman will facilitate discussion following the talk.

Sunday, Dec. 11, 2 p.m.: Tea Tasting Journey. Learn about the origins, production methods, brewing techniques and history of some of the world’s finest teas. Little Tree Tea will take you on a guided tasting tour of green and oolong teas from China, Japan and Taiwan.

Monday, Dec. 19, 10 a.m.: Mystery Book Group. Copies available at desk. Join us for coffee and discussion.

Tuesday, Dec. 27, 7 p.m. GREAT DECISIONS: The Koreas. Korea expert Will Edwards joins us for our last session in 2016, covering the ever-evolving situation in Korea.

Charlotte Library Board Of Trustees: Emily Ferris, Nan Mason, Danielle Conlon Menk, Jonathan Silverman and Robert Smith.

Charlotte Library Information:

Margaret Woodruff, director

Cheryl Sloan, youth services librarian

Susanna Kahn, tech services librarian


Mondays & Wednesdays: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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