TEEN BOOK CLUB IS FINALLY HERE!

Teen Book Club

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 

5:30-6:30

First Meeting?

Let’s get to know each other!

Teen book club

Ages 13 and up

New Members are always welcome!

Please register at desk, pick up the book, enjoy discussion and refreshments!

Two O’Clock Sunday Series is back!!!

    Two O’clock Sunday Series

 

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February 22, 2:00  Presidential Pet Tales with Ed Okonowicz. A vast majority of Americans of all ages love their pets –and First Families throughout our country’s history were no different.  In fact, some of them turned the White House into their personal zoo.  Find out who owned goats, ponies and parrots, even alligators, tigers and an elephant!

 

 

picasso March 22, 2:00  Pablo Picasso: An Artist for All Seasons with Sandra Denney. This lecture focuses on portions of the life and the major innovative styles of Pablo Picasso. The influence of various women on his life will be emphasized. Special attention will be drawn to the courage he exhibited both in his paintings and in his actions during the Nazi occupation of Paris.

 


Ireland
April 26, 2:00  Tales from the Ould Sod with Kate Danaher. Imagine a time when the whole country sat by their turf fires on a Sunday night, listening to Eamon Kelly, Ireland’s master storyteller, live on Radio Eireann. A great storyteller in her own right, Kate Danaher will recreate this delightful experience with songs and stories, and fiddle tunes.

 

Tenessee WilliamsMay 17, 2:00  Tennessee Williams’ South with Dr. Yvonne Shafer.  A picture of the life and work of Tennessee Williams, one of America’s greatest playwrights. Williams used biographical material related to his youth in St. Louis and portrayed both himself and members of his family in plays. Dr. Shafer presents a brief history of his life and career with slides showing performances and pictures of Williams and his family and then performs selected scenes from Williams’ plays.

 

 

 

MayFest in Odessa is back!

Get excited! Registration for our MayFest in Odessa event is now open. You can either call and register via phone or fill out the registration application below and email it to corbitlibrary@gmail.com. We will call you back with an official registration spot.

MayFest in Odessa

Saturday, May 2, 2015

8am-3pm

Corbit-Calloway Memorial Library

115 High Street

Odessa, DE 19730

Crafts, kids games, music, petting zoo, food, local teacher pie-eating contest, gigantic raffle

Special visit with Clifford the Big Red Dog

Proceeds benefit 2015 Summer Reading at CCML

Registration Form:MayFest15 Registration

Inspiration Space Delaware Libraries

Join us for inspiration in your life! The kind you need!

Unleash Your Potential

With workshops to help you find a new career or job, classes to develop new skills, information on how to start a new business or grow your small business, Lifelong Learning, computer & technology classes, plus MakerSpace programs… whatever your passion, Delaware Libraries can help.

Please click this link for more information!-  http://lib.de.us/jobcenter/

Corbit-Calloway Library on Tuesdays for Job Help!

  • Job Search Open Lab

  • E-Book Help

  • Intro to Computers and the Internet

  • Creating a Winning Resume

 

Seating limited for all programs! Register at Corbit-Calloway Memorial Library Front Desk or call at 302-378-8838.

Questions? Contact Alta Porterfield at (302) 922-0753 or alta.porterfield@lib.de.us

Yoga Classes

Beginners Yoga

with

Vicki Spence

$5 a session

 

Wednesdays, February 4, 11, 18, &  25

Wednesdays, March 4, 11, 18, & 25

5:15-6:15 or 6:30-7:30

 

Registration is required

Please register at desk or call 302-378-8838

 

 

Recent Reads!

 

Join us the first Friday of each month for a lively book discussion. A great place to meet friends and share your ideas and thoughts about a book you’ve chosen to read.

Next meeting will be

Friday, February 6th, 1:00 pm

You are invited to bring your lunch or a snack. 

To register, sign up at the Front Desk or call 378-8838.

Adult Book Discussion Group

Monday, February 9th, 2015

amity

Amity & Sorrow by Peggy Riley

Pick up a copy at the desk. New members are always welcome.