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Upcoming Programs for Adults:

Practical Organizing by Denni
Thursday, December 7, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Thursday, January 4, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 1, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Join us for three sessions about practical organizing this winter. December will cover Holiday Decor & Clutter; January will be Handling Paper and Creating a Central Command Center in your Home or Small Business; and February will be the Heart of the Home: Organizing Kitchen Spaces on a Budget.

Denni Dattilio is a professional organizer and owner of Practical Organizing by Denni, LLC. She is a resident of Columbiana, a member of the Columbiana Chamber of Commerce, a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO), and the Vice President of the Pittsburgh Chapter of NAPO.

Registration is requested by calling the library or stopping by the Circulation Desk.

Coloring for Stress Relief
Thursday, December 21, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 18, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 15, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Coloring is no longer just for kids! Join us in the Salchow Room once a month this summer to relax with soothing music and intricate coloring patterns designed to ease stress and promote relaxation. Join in the fad and rediscover the joy of coloring. All supplies will be provided, but you may also bring your own. For adults ages 18 and up. Registration requested.

The Journey of Grief
Saturday, January 6, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

We can experience grief when we experience a life change or a loss, and it can be a bewildering experience. In this meeting, Reverend Dr. Debra Cerra will lead an informal discussion about what is known about the grieving process; how to understand your own grief; and what you can do to help yourself and how to help those around you who are grieving. Registration requested.

Essential Oils 101
Tuesday, January 9, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Monica Hoperich will present an informative program about essential oils. In this presentation, you will learn how therapeutic grade essential oils can support your health and well-being; including restoring a calm and balanced mood, enhancing mental focus, easing pain and depression symptoms, increasing energy levels and stamina, and supporting your immune system during cold and flu season. Registration is requested.

Valentine Heart Craft
Monday, February 5, 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Don't be intimidated by Pinterest worthy crafts! Local artisan Jessaca Brickley will lead the group in creating an attractive button heart of a fabric plaque. This class is for adults ages 18 and up, and space will be limited. Please register as soon as possible to reserve your spot! You will need to bring your own hot glue gun, all other supplies will be provided. Registration is requested.

Free Movies at the Library
2nd Wednesday of the month, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

December 13: 1971 holiday special starring Patricia Neal and Richard Thomas, 100 min.
January 10: 1949 romantic comedy starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, 101 min.
February 14: 1950 romantic comedy starring Spencer Tracy and Elizabeth Taylor, 92 min.

Free refreshments sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Book Club on the Run!

Too busy for book club? No problem! Check out the display behind the Reference Desk each month for a recommended read.

Free Blood Pressure Check
Last Wednesday of each month, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Have your blood pressure, heart rate, and oxygen saturation level read each month at the library. The Salem Area Visiting Nurses provides this service for free. No appointment is necessary, just stop by the adult department.

New Materials for Adults:

New Fiction Books

The Demon Crown

Enchantress of Numbers


Year One

New Non-Fiction Books

The Bad Food Bible 

Be the Gift  

The Doomsday Machine  

The Whole30 Fast & Easy  

New Audio Books

Every Breath You Take

The Noel Diary

Past Perfect

The Whispering Room