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December 1 - 15



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Are you a friend of the Ramsey Library?
Friends of the Ramsey Library (FORL) is a volunteer, not-for-profit organization
 that helps bring new adult programs and services to our library 
while continuing to provide ongoing children's programs and special events. 

Please consider becoming a member and helping us
 in our continued support of the Ramsey Free Public Library!

Visit www.ramseylibrary.org/friends for more information


Adult Programs
  

      

FORL
Jewelry Clearance Sale

FRIENDS of the Ramsey Library will be selling jewelry at drastically reduced prices
just in time for the holidays! 
Come out and get beautiful gifts for friends
and loved ones and still have money left over
to treat yourself!

Saturday, December 1
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Money raised goes to library programs you know and love including the Museum Pass Program, Children's Summer Programs & Sunday Concert Series.

Come support the FRIENDS today!



Friends of the Ramsey Library
Present
Wild Bill and 
The Mountain Oysters Band

An upright bass & guitar band performing Americana, Country and Bluegrass Music with a little twist!
 
Sunday, December 2
2:00 pm 

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:

  

      

Pilates Classes
 
For as little as a $5.00 donation per class, 
you can improve physical strength, 
flexibility, posture and 
enhance mental awareness.

Evening Class
Monday, December 3 
7:00 - 8:00 pm
 
Morning Class
Monday, December 10
9:15 - 10:15 am
 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:



Healthy Holiday
 Cooking Demonstration
(2 part course)

Enroll in a cooking session and learn how to make hearty vegetarian meals perfect for the holidays! A different meal will be created for each session.
All welcome.

Tuesday, December 4
6:00 - 8:15 pm
 
Wednesday, December 12
6:00 - 8:15 pm

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:




 
 



English Language Learners
 Conversation Classes
 with Mary Casey. 

Please inquire at the Circulation Desk 
or drop in Wednesday mornings
at 
10:00 am and speak with Mary.

December 5
December 12
 
This class is for Ramsey residents.
 

Questions?
 Contact Vanessa Mooradian at 201-327-1445



Adult Yoga

For as little as a $5 donation per class, you can improve muscle tone, strength, stamina, and reduce stress.

Please register for each session separately.

Thursdays 
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
 
Fridays  
10:00  - 11:00 am

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:

  

 


Soap Making Class

Learn how to make your own soap 
without lye or chemicals! 
Craft your own unique scented soaps 
using the melt and pour technique,
taught by a professional soap maker.

Limit 8 patrons

Thursday, December 6

1:00 - 3:00 pm
 
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:  
201-327-1445 or debbie.burnette@ramsey.bccls.org  




Saturday Afternoon Movie
"The Children Act"
Rated R


Saturday, December 8
2:00 - 4:00 pm

Drop in!

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:







Everything Everly Concert
The Guthrie Brothers sing the best of the Everly Brothers

Celebrate the Everly Brothers with the Guthrie Brothers as they perform "All I Have to do is Dream", "Let it Be Me", "Wake Up Little Susie", "When Will I Be Loved", and more!

Jeb and Jock Guthrie share their passion for great vocal music and perform with startling authenticity in an "unplugged" acoustic style.

Sunday, December 9
2:00 - 3:30 pm

Drop in!

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:
 

"Create your Own"
Winter Barn Painting

Instructors from the Artful Easel will be here to
guide you in creating your own unique work of art.

Monday, December 10 
1:00 - 3:00 pm

Limit 10 Patrons


Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:


   
 
Tuesday Afternoon Movie

"A Christmas Carol"

All ages are welcome to come enjoy a holiday classic!

Tuesday, December 11

4:00 - 5:00 pm

Drop in!

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org

   
   
 
Jewelry Making Class 
 
Your instructor, Margaret, will help you create a beautiful and unique necklace.
 
Thursday, December 13
7:00 - 8:00 pm

Limit 10 patrons.  

Register here

Out of town patrons are welcome but will be charged a $10.00 supply fee the day of the program. 
   

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:


   

For a full listing of adult programs, click here!


Teen Programs
 
Free Math Tutoring For Teens!
Middle school students(grades 6-8)                               
can register for an hour group session                        
with a volunteer tutor.
Bring your homework & questions!
Limit 3 students per session.
Wednesdays
3:30 - 4:30 pm              
December 5 - Register Here
December 12 - Register Here
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette:
 




 
Free Math Tutoring For Teens!
High School students (grades 9-12) 
can register for an hour group session
with a volunteer tutor.
Bring your homework & questions!
Limit 3 students per session.
Wednesdays 
4:30 - 5:30 pm
December 5   - Register Here
December 12 - Register Here

Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette: 
201-327-1445 or 
 
 
Teen Craft
Holiday Cards
It's the holiday season,                                                        
make your own holiday cards!
Grades 6 - 12
Thursday, December 6
3:30 - 4:30 pm
Limit 6 students
Questions? Contact Ji Newton:
201-327-1445 or ji.newton@ramsey.bccls.org 
  






 

Teen Grinch Party
Watch the classic 1966 version of
 "How the Grinch Stole Christmas"
 while making a "Grinch" themed craft.

Grades 6 - 12
Thursday, December 13
3:30 - 4:30 pm
Limit: 12 students
Questions? Contact Debbie Burnette: 
201-327-1445 or 




For a full listing of teen programs, click here!

enChildr's Programs
Children's Programs
Lego Club

Grades 1 - 5

Monday, December 3
3:30 - 4:30 pm


Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org

   

Dog Buddies
Come read to a Therapy Dog
 
Grades 1 - 5
 
Tuesday, December 4
4:00 - 5:00 pm
 
 
Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org


 
 
Little'uns Story Time
 
Ages 3 - 4 years
 
Tuesdays, December 4 & 11  
 
10:00 - 10:30 am
 
Drop in!
 
Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org




Kid's Yoga

Grades Pre-K - Kindergarten

Wednesday, December 5
4:00 - 5:00 pm
 

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org






Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesdays, December 5 & 12

Newborns - 18 months
9:30 - 10:00 am

19 months - 2 years
10:30 - 11:00 am

Drop in!

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
Preschool Story Time
 
Ages 4 - 6 years

Wednesdays
December 5 & 12 
1:00 - 1:30 pm
 
Thursdays   
December 6 & 13 
3:30 - 4:00 pm

Drop in!
 
Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org







PG Movie Night
Polar Express

Thursday, December 6

6:00 - 8:00 pm

All are welcome

Drop in!

Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or Maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
Double Digits!
Come hang out!

Grades 4 & 5

Friday, December 7
3:00 - 4:00 pm

Drop in!

Questions?
Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org




Saturday  Story Time
 
All ages! 

Saturday, December 8 
11:00 - 11:30 am

Drop in!
 
Questions? Contact Maggie Suarez:
201-327-1445 or maggie.suarez@ramsey.bccls.org
   

For a full listing of children's programs, click here! 



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