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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 9:15am to 12:15pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

2 Day course sponsored by the Blair Woman's Club. AARP members pay $15, non-members pay $20. Must bring license and AARP card. In-person registration is required, and opens on February 27. Payment must be made at time of registration. Checks only, made out to AARP. For more information, please call Elaine Anderson 908-496-4435.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Boomers +
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

It's LEGO fun at the library!  Take on our challenge of the month for
your project, or build something of your choosing.     Work
alone or in a group.  We'll provide the
LEGO bricks; please do not bring your own.  Ages 8 and up. Registration required.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Yoga is sponsored by the Blairstown Department of Recreation.  There is a fee for this class and sign up is necessary through the Blairstown Recreation Department (362-6663, opt. 3)This class explores the principles of alignment in the classical yoga postures and flowing movements called Vinyasas. Students will explore the link between breath and movement, along with building strength and flexibility. Prior yoga experience is helpful, but not required.For Yoga classes a mat/towel, comfortable clothing and water bottle is recommended.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

The Knit Wits meet on Tuesday mornings to crochet, knit and chat while creating various items to be donated to different community organizations.

Event Type: Knitting & Crochet
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 9:15am to 12:15pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

2 Day course sponsored by the Blair Woman's Club. AARP members pay $15, non-members pay $20. Must bring license and AARP card. In-person registration is required, and opens on February 27. Payment must be made at time of registration. Checks only, made out to AARP. For more information, please call Elaine Anderson 908-496-4435.

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Boomers +
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:30pm to 3:15pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Snow date for 3/21/17, if needed.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Stop by after school and take turns reading the latest club selection while enjoying snacks.  Snack ideas are usually taken from the current book.  Registration required.

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Let the artist in you emerge! Come join other budding artists and learn techniques in water color, pastel and other mediums.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Adult (18+)
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Yoga is sponsored by the Blairstown Department of Recreation. There is a fee for this class and sign up is necessary through the Blairstown Recreation Department (362-6663, opt. 3)This class explores the principles of alignment in the classical yoga postures and flowing movements called Vinyasas. Students will explore the link between breath and movement, along with building strength and flexibility. Prior yoga experience is helpful, but not required.For Yoga classes a mat/towel, comfortable clothing and water bottle is recommended.

Event Type: Health & Exercise
Age Groups:
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:15pm to 8:45pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room
Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups:
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Like to knit? Don't know how, but want to learn the basics? Join the "Knitters' Niche" Knitting Club and knit with a community! All ages are encouraged and welcome to attend. Limited needles and amounts of yarn can be provided, or bring your own project to work on.

Event Type: Clubs
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Adult (18+)
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Libraries aren't just for books! Venture into Minecraftia to build, farm, explore the world - and of course, mine and craft. A fun, collaborative environment to test your building skills, meet new friends and learn! For ages 5-9. Please register.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Kids (5-8 yrs)
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

A group just for the tweens and  teens who play Minecraft! Make new friends, spend time with old friends, share your passion with a new community! On our own private server make megabuilds, build redstone computers, design a Hunger Games arena to test your battle prowess. For ages 10+. Please register. 

Event Type:
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join  artist Toni Chaplin when she shares her techniques and ideas during this popular water color workshop.  Registration required. $25 due upon arrival to class (checks preferred).

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +

Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

  Museum Passes


Welcome to the Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch!
 
We greet our patrons with a smile and want to be a part of your weekly routine. Explore our collections of fiction and non-fiction books for all ages, as well as our DVDs, Blu-Rays, music CDs, audiobooks, and magazines.
 
Prefer electronic reading? Check out our Kindles and Nooks. If you like a more interactive experience, we have videogames for a variety of platforms and puzzles for a rainy day or family fun night.
 
We are pleased to offer education and entertainment for all. Plan day trips with our Museum Passes, come in and use our computers (including an iMac) and free Wi-Fi, read with your child in our bright and whimsical children's area, or enjoy a quiet moment in our reading room. We hope to see you soon!

 

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