Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Monday, September 23, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Want to spruce up how you display your photos? Then join us for this months Creative Arts Studio craft!In week 1, you will be shaping the base and attaching the wire for your photo holders. In week 2, you will be decorating the base however you would like!Attendance at both sessions is required. For those in grades 4-12. Please register.

Event Type: Art, Crafts
Age Groups: Teens
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

The Catherine Dickson Hofman Library Board of Trustees is an association who sponsors programming, buys books, has equipped our meeting room kitchen with appliances, purchased member use computers, honors our volunteers with a yearly luncheon, and has been responsible for the addition of a reading room and a children's room to the library.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

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
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 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: Art
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 7:00pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler to the library for a fun storytime with Miss Morgan! We'll read stories followed by activities that promote early literacy and motor skills. Younger siblings are welcome to join. Please register. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool, Kids
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Let's celebrate National Pancake Day by making your own animal pancakes.  We'll supply the fixings: pancakes, strawberries, bananas, blueberries and chocolate chips.  You just need to bring your appetite! Preschool children are invited. Please register.  

Event Type: Special Event
Age Groups: Preschool
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join artist Toni Chaplin as she shares her techniques and ideas during this popular water color workshop. You must bring your own supplies to class; call Toni at 973-729-7080 for a list of things you need to get started. $25 due upon arrival to class (checks preferred).

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Children's Room

Mommy and Me Storytime for babies and toddlers is an interactive storytime for very young children

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 3:00pm to 3:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:15pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry's former Pokémon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth who is a puzzlement even to himself. Finding that they are uniquely equipped to communicate with one another, Tim and Pikachu join forces on a thrilling adventure to unravel the tangled mystery.  Rated PG, 104 Minutes.

Event Type: Movie
Age Groups: Kids
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Welcome autumn back to town as we explore science, engineering, craft projects based on fall. We are all makers, so let's get building! In this program, you'll learn why the days get shorter, build a balloon-powered leaf blower and create a one-of-a-kind piece of leaf art. Ages 5+. Children under 9 may need the support of a guardian. Registration is required.

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Age Groups: Kids, Teens
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 7:00pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help with a new tablet or smart phone? Maybe you want to be better at browsing the web? The friendly staff of the CDH Branch are here to help! In one-on-one sessions, we'll help you answer your tech questions. Sessions are 30 minutes long, and we ask you only sign up for one slot per month. Please register. 

Event Type: Computer Classes
Age Groups: Adult

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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