FAYETTE. The Normal Memorial Library in Fayette published their November announcements and activities. Residents are reminded, the library will be closed on Thursday, November 28 for Thanksgiving. The highlight of the month will be a Family Fun Night on Friday, November 22, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00p.m. The evening will include a movie with popcorn, candy and pop provided by the library. Interested persons who plan to attend should call the library or stop by and let one of the staff know how many family members will be attending. Additionally, the Thursdays at 7 Book Discussion Group will meet Thursday, November 21, 2013. The book that will be discussed is Moloka’I by Alan Brennert.
For the afternoon school program, November 5 & 7 will be play days, November 12 & 15 will be show your hobby days, and November 19 & 21 will be craft days. On November 26 & 28 the library will be closed and there will be no after school programs on those days.
The library will also hold story time for children ages 2 to 5 not yet in Kindergarten. As a reminder, children ages 2 and 3 are required to have an adult stay with them for the entire session. Story Time meets every Monday from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday, November 25 there will be no story time due to the holiday schedule.
Deborah Layman will be in the library to do a presentation on her Button collection on Monday, November 18 at 6:30 p.m. She will be talking about how she got started with her hobby, share some interesting stories behind the buttons, and tell how she has acquired some of her buttons. She will also have her button collection with her on display. Deborah belongs to the National Button Society, The Michigan Button Society, the Buckeye State Button Society and the Florida State Button Society. If you are interested in this program, please call the Library, or stop in at the adult circulation desk to sign up for this class.
The library would also like to convey a heartfelt thank you to the following donors: Shirley Meller for donating books, Norman Dusseau for donating books, Jennifer Gregory for donating books, Willow Mitchell for donating a juvenile book on CD, Pat Cousino for donating books, Karen Lavinder for donating a book, Bill Steinem’s family for donating Fayette Year Books, and Carol Graf for donating Fayette Year Books and class pictures that were her mother-in-law’s; Stella Heximer Graf who graduated from Fayette in 1938.