Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Start your day off with an interesting read and some thought provoking discussions.   All book-lovers are invited to attend!

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

It's LEGO fun at the library! If you also build up your appetite, there will be snacks. Ages 8 and up. Registration required.

Event Type:
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 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 (18+)
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 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 (18+)
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Learn to draw your own beautiful fashion & cosplay illustrations from fashion designer & Project Runway alumnus Pamela Ptak. She'll show you how to clearly depict an assortment of fashion silhouettes and garment details while helping you design your own creations.

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Young Adult (13-18 yrs), Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Miss Morgan invites children ages 3-5 (and their brothers and sisters) to look, listen, laugh, learn and discover the library.  Join the fun! Please register for this event.

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join the fun when Big Jeff stops by for a special Halloween Concert. Wear your costume and sing, dance and have a rockin' good time!  All ages are welcome. Please register.

Event Type: Concert
Age Groups:
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join  artist Toni Chaplin when she shares her techniques and ideas during this popular water color workshop.  Registration required. $25 due upon arrival to class (checks preferred).

Event Type: Art
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 11:00am to 11:20am
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Children's Room

Lapsit Storytime for babies and toddlers is an interactive storytime for very young children and a caregiver, lasting about 20 minutes. The program uses rhyme and repetition to build language and literacy skills. 

Event Type: Storytime
Age Groups: Toddlers (1-2 yrs), Infants (0-2 yrs)
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

STEAM Halloween projects to add a touch of spooky to your day. Ages 8+.  Please register.

Event Type: Crafts
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

In this world, each emoji has only one facial expression, except for
Gene, who is bursting with multiple expressions. Determined to become
normal, Gene enlists the help of his handy best friend Hi-5 and
Jailbreak. Together, these unlikely heroes embark on an epic app-venture
through the apps on the phone, each its own wild and fun world, to find
the code that will fix Gene! Rated PG, 96 Minutes.

Event Type: Movie
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs)
Monday, October 30, 2017 - 3:30pm to 6:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Join Miss Kelly and co. for a Halloween bash after school at the library! We'll have party games, creepy crafts, spooky snacks, and more! Please come in costume! For all ages. Please register. 

Event Type: Crafts, Special Event
Age Groups:
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 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 (18+)
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

Need help searching for a job? Filling out an online job application?
Writing a resume? We can help. Sign up for one-on-one assistance with our staff.

Event Type: Employment Help
Age Groups: Adult (18+), Boomers +

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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