The Manchester Community Library in Equinunk will host a Christmas gathering for staff and patrons on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 9 a.m. to noon.
Stop in for coffee, cocoa, tea and cookies. This is the last day of the Blowout Book-sale for 2012.
Paperbacks are 5 cents, hard-covers are 2 for $1. Many are new or near new, and are good holiday gifts.
The library is located at 3879 Hancock Highway, at the end of the drive, past the Manchester Township shed.
Closing set Dec. 8
The library will close on Dec. 8, reopening on the first Saturday in April, 2013, conserving fuel oil, and giving the core of volunteers a much needed break.
Some programs will continue during the winter. Teachers who are available in the winter months will try to arrange for tutoring and/or coaching, (Call the library at 570-224-4173 and leave a message. Someone will get back to you.)
Mah Jongg will continue on Monday afternoons in the homes of players. Call 570-224-4048 to find out where the game will be located.
The staff of volunteers is grateful to the community that generously supported the Election Day Chicken Dinner and the Hunters’ Breakfast. The help you provided will ensure the library can open again in April.