Latest News for October
OCTOBER 2023 Library News
Monday – 1:30 to 6:00 pm Wednesday – 12:00 to 6:00 pm
Tuesday – 9:00 to 5:00 pm Thursday – 1:30 to 5:00 pm
CLOSED Monday OCTOBER 9th THANKSGIVING
Thank you for those who donate every year to our Library! With the increased cost of Books and Movies, your contributions are so much appreciated!
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THE FRIENDS OF STAVELY LIBRARY SOCIETY
Our Society is selling tubs of Ice Melt again this year. You can pre- order now by emailing: email@example.com; or phone the Library at 403-549-2190 or stop in at the library Mon - Thursdays during open hours as posted on the Library Website. $30/pail if pre-ordered before Nov 1st. Delivery available in town on Nov 1st or can be picked up at the Library or at the Christmas Market Nov. 1st.
Once again, we will be having a 50/50 draw for you to enter and win up to $500 at a cost of $10 per square. Draw to TBA at the Stavely Municipal Library. The Tickets can be purchased at the Library beginning November 1st. We will also have a table set up at the Royal Purple Christmas Market on November 1st to purchase 50/50 tickets.
Next meeting is scheduled for Thursday Oct. 12th @ 6pm.
For more information about our Friends Society, please “Like” us on our Facebook Page
Stavely Library Board- Next regular meeting TBA.
BOOK CLUB – Next meeting will be Thursday Oct. 12 in the library at 7:00pm. We will be discussing “Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen; “The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan; and “The Devine Doughnut Shop by Carolyn Brown which were our Books about Food. October selections will be Paranormal/Fantasy books which will be handed out that evening. The three selected to read for October are:
v The Shadowy Horses by Susanna Kearsley- 1999 Historical Fantasy Fiction
v The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton– 2008 Historical Fantasy Fiction
v The Awakening: Dragon Heart Legacy #1 by Nora Roberts– 2022 Fantasy Romance Fiction
If you are interested in participating, please come to our meeting to choose which book you would like to read or choose all of them! Suggestions are welcome – New members are always welcome! This club is for readers who would like to be introduced to new authors, new genres or talk about new books being published; or just to attend a casual evening of socializing with friends/neighbors!
New – Sixth Lecture of the
The Plot Thickens Garden Club Lecture Series is scheduled for October 19th 6:30 to 8:30pm. If you are you interested in gaining knowledge of plants, gardens and gardening - Come join us for a fun and interesting evening with snacks and door prizes provided. Jacquie Randle from Randle Handles Horticulture will be talking about keeping our trees and shrubs healthy, what is happening to your trees and what you should be doing to prepare for the season.There will be a fee of $10 at the door. Please email the library or text 403-682-8880 to register. Watch for more details on the Library Website: www.stavelylibrary.ca; Stavely Municipal Library Facebook page, and Stavely newsletter. All manner of gardeners are welcome – from pot to plot! No Library membership necessary!
FEATURED BOOKS OF THE MONTH
- A Court of Thorns & Roses Series by Sarah J Maas
- The Housemaid by Freida McFadden
- The Housemaid’s Secret by Freida MdFadden
- Mrs. Van Gogh by Caroline Cauchi
- Canary Girls by Jennifer Chiaverini
- After Death by Dean Koontz
- The Trade Off by Sandi Jones
- A Bird in the Hand by Ann Cleeves
- The First Death by Kendra Elliott
- Unfortunately Yours by Tessa Bailey
- The Last Life Boat by Hazel Gaynor
- Switchboard Soldiers by Jennifer Chiaverini
- Indigo Isle by T.I. Lowe
- The Sweetheart List by Jill Shalvis
- Cold Pursuit by Nancy Mehl
- Payback in Death by J.D. Robb
- When We Had Wings by Ariel Lawhon
- Welcome to Beach Town by Susan Wiggs
- The Lucky Shamrock by Carolyn Brown
- The Breakaway by Jennifer Weiner
- Build the Life You Want by Oprah Winfrey & Arthur C. Brooks
- The Last Devil To Die by Richard Osman
- The River We Remember by William Kent Krueger
- Blessing of the Lost Girls by J.A. Jance
FEATURED DVD MOVIES
- Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Season 3
- No Hard Feelings
- Spider-Man across the Spider-Verse
- The Little Mermaid
- Moving On
Coming Soon: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem; Barbie; Mission Impossible-Dead Reckoning Part one; Transformers: Rise of the Beasts.
New arrivals weekly – to reserve a copy of these new arrivals –you can place a hold on them, either on our website, or by visiting or phoning the library. Looking for your next read? You can refer to our “Trending” List for Fiction and Non-fiction books each month on our website. September’s list is now available. Please go to www.stavelylibrary.ca or call the Library @ 403-549-2190 for more information or EMAIL: help@stavelylibrary