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Monday, August 26, 2019


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMRead with Newdle!



Location:  Youth Services
Contact:  Kristy Good
Description:  Join us in meeting our wonderful therapy dog, Newdle! Little ones learn how to interact with dogs and read Newdle a story!


3:00 PM - 7:00 PMLego Club



Location:  Youth Services
Contact:  Kristy Good
Description:  Bring the entire family to revel in Lego fun! Build with our thousands of Legos and put them on display!

All Ages




Tuesday, August 27, 2019


3:00 PM - 7:00 PMLego Club



Location:  Youth Services
Contact:  Kristy Good
Description:  Bring the entire family to revel in Lego fun! Build with our thousands of Legos and put them on display!

All Ages




Wednesday, August 28, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Friday, August 30, 2019


1:30 PMYoga with Jenn



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Description:  Every Friday at 1:30, this summer 


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMFriday Themed Story Times - Ice Cream Shop



Location:  Youth Services
Contact:  Kristy Good
Description:  Join us for the return of our Friday Themed Story Time! We will be opening our very own ice cream shop!






Monday, September 2, 2019


10:00 AMLIBRARY CLOSED



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Wednesday, September 4, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Monday, September 9, 2019


6:00 PM - 8:00 PMA Nightmare on Elm Street The JFK Assassination



Location:  Pokagon Room
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Description:  Join us for an evening of talk and discussion and an analysis of the data surrounding the JFK assassination, with an emphasis on Lee Harvey Oswald and his alleged role in the assassination. There will be an added emphasis on the sequence of shots and what forces may have been behind the assassination. This presentation will include a talk with a question-and-answer session to follow.
Presenter: Tim Smith teaches philosophy, logic and world religions at Lake Michigan College




Wednesday, September 11, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Thursday, September 12, 2019


12:00 PMBook Club



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Thursday, September 12, 2019
Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
 
Thursday, October 10, 2018
Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe
 
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
 
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond





Monday, September 16, 2019


6:30 PM - 8:00 PMCare for the Caregiver: How to Thrive While Caring for Loved Ones



Location:  Pokagon Room
Contact:  
Description:  
Often, the greatest challenge of a caregiver is caring for yourself! Caregiver burn-out is an all-to-common experience for those of us who take care of loved ones with acute or chronic illness. Not only it is important for you to take care of yourself, but it is proven that taking care of yourself actually results in better care of your loved one. In this presentation, we will explore ways to prevent burnout and keep yourself healthy and grounded as a caregiver. We will discuss concrete and proven strategies to minimize, manage, and prevent stress related with care-giving.
 





Tuesday, September 17, 2019


6:30 PM - 8:30 PMPrivate Tour of the Lubeznik Center's Chicago Imagists Exhibit



Location:  Lubeznik Center for the Arts
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Description:  Join us for a private, after-hours tour of the Lubeznik Center for the Arts. The Lubeznik Center is the area’s largest art exhibition and education venue, and anchors Michigan City’s Uptown Arts District. Featured in September are works by the Chicago Imagists, a movement that celebrated the lowbrow, colorful nature of everyday urban life. Among the artists in the exhibit are Roger Brown, Tony Fitzpatrick, Lee Godie, Jeff Koons, Paul Nudd, Ed Paschke, Suellen Roccal, Ray Yoshida and more. Admission is free, but group size is limited, and we ask that those who wish to attend sign up in advance by email at new.buffalo.fol@gmail.com or at the library front desk. For directions to the Lubeznik Center, visit lubeznikcenter.org.
Tour Leader: Lora Fosberg, Exhibition Director, Lubeznik Center for the Arts




Wednesday, September 18, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Monday, September 23, 2019


6:00 PM - 8:00 PMThe First Woman President



Location:  Pokagon Room
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Description:  One hundred years ago, after President Woodrow Wilson suffered a paralyzing stroke in the fall of 1919, First Lady Edith Wilson began to handle the day-to-day responsibilities of the executive office. Mrs. Wilson had little formal education and had only been married to the President for four years. Yet, in the tenuous peace following World War I, Mrs. Wilson assumed the authority of the office of the President for 17 months, becoming, effectively, America’s first woman President
Presenter: William Hazelgrove. Hazelgrove is a prolific author and speaker whose subjects range from the Wright Brothers to Al Capone to Teddy Roosevelt and Sally Rand.
 




Wednesday, September 25, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Sunday, September 29, 2019


6:00 PMFrench Dining Experience Benefit



Location:  Jackie's Cafe, 801 W Buffalo St, New Buffalo, MI 49117
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Description:  

A multi-course menu by Jackie's, including beef tenderloin and Thomas Jefferson's favorite seasonal vegetables, accompanied by curated wine pairings.

Full menu details to be announced, time subject to change.

Sunday, September 29th at Jackie's Cafe.
801 W Buffalo St, New Buffalo, MI 49117

$100.00 per person, cash, check, card payable at the library's front desk or by phone. All proceeds to benefit the New Buffalo Township Library.






Wednesday, October 2, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Monday, October 7, 2019


6:00 PM - 8:00 PMClimate Change and Fishing in Lake Michigan



Location:  Pokagon Room
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Description:  Climate change is having an impact on many aspects of our lives. And while the emphasis is often on rising waters and arable land, climate change is also affecting recreation. Join Indiana Dunes National Park Superintendent Paul Labovitz as he takes a look at the future of sport fishing in Lake Michigan.
Presenter: Paul Labovitz, Park Superintendent, Indiana Dunes National Park




Wednesday, October 9, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Thursday, October 10, 2019


12:00 PMBook Club



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Thursday, October 10, 2018
Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
 
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond





Saturday, October 12, 2019


3:00 PM - 5:00 PMNature Photography with Your Smart Phone



Location:  Galien River County Park
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Description:  Photographer and artist George Kassal returns for a hands-on workshop on using your smart phone for nature photography. Workshop participants will walk meet in the parking lot of the Galien River County Park, just north of the library on Red Arrow Highway, for a practical lesson on how to use your phone to capture the beauty of nature from the park’s trails and overlook. Although Kassal will discuss iPhone photography primarily, many of the principles he will cover also apply to Android phones. Space at this outdoor workshop is limited to 25 people, and you must register in advance at the library front desk and leave a $10 deposit in order to attend. We’ll refund your deposit at the workshop. (Rain date: Sunday, October 13, same time.)
Presenter: George Kassal. Kassal has a master’s degree in photography and digital imaging, and has taught art history and art appreciation at collegest in Nortwhest Indiana and the Chicago area.
 




Wednesday, October 16, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Wednesday, October 23, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Wednesday, October 30, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



Location:  
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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Wednesday, November 6, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



Location:  
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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Wednesday, November 13, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



Location:  
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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Thursday, November 14, 2019


12:00 PMBook Club



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Thursday, November 14, 2019
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
 
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond
 





Wednesday, November 20, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



Location:  
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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Wednesday, November 27, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Thursday, November 28, 2019


10:00 AMLIBRARY CLOSED



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Friday, November 29, 2019


10:00 AM - 10:00 AMLIBRARY CLOSED



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Wednesday, December 4, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Wednesday, December 11, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



Location:  
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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Thursday, December 12, 2019


12:00 PMBook Club



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Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond
 





Wednesday, December 18, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:00 PMStitches, Needles, Threads and More



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Description:  Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 




Tuesday, December 24, 2019


10:00 AMLIBRARY CLOSED



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Wednesday, December 25, 2019


5:30 AM - 10:00 AMLIBRARY CLOSED



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Thursday, December 26, 2019


10:00 AMLIBRARY CLOSED



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Tuesday, December 31, 2019


10:00 AMLIBRARY CLOSED



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Wednesday, January 1, 2020


10:00 AMLIBRARY CLOSED



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Thursday, January 9, 2020


12:00 PMBook Club



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Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond
 



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Monday, August 26, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read with Newdle!
Join us in meeting our wonderful therapy dog, Newdle! Little ones learn how to interact with dogs and read Newdle a story!

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lego Club
Bring the entire family to revel in Lego fun! Build with our thousands of Legos and put them on display!

All Ages



Tuesday, August 27, 2019

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lego Club
Bring the entire family to revel in Lego fun! Build with our thousands of Legos and put them on display!

All Ages



Wednesday, August 28, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Friday, August 30, 2019

1:30 PM
Yoga with Jenn
Every Friday at 1:30, this summer 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Friday Themed Story Times - Ice Cream Shop
Join us for the return of our Friday Themed Story Time! We will be opening our very own ice cream shop!





Monday, September 2, 2019

10:00 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED




Wednesday, September 4, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Monday, September 9, 2019

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
A Nightmare on Elm Street The JFK Assassination
Join us for an evening of talk and discussion and an analysis of the data surrounding the JFK assassination, with an emphasis on Lee Harvey Oswald and his alleged role in the assassination. There will be an added emphasis on the sequence of shots and what forces may have been behind the assassination. This presentation will include a talk with a question-and-answer session to follow.
Presenter: Tim Smith teaches philosophy, logic and world religions at Lake Michigan College



Wednesday, September 11, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Thursday, September 12, 2019

12:00 PM
Book Club
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
 
Thursday, October 10, 2018
Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe
 
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
 
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond




Monday, September 16, 2019

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Care for the Caregiver: How to Thrive While Caring for Loved Ones
Often, the greatest challenge of a caregiver is caring for yourself! Caregiver burn-out is an all-to-common experience for those of us who take care of loved ones with acute or chronic illness. Not only it is important for you to take care of yourself, but it is proven that taking care of yourself actually results in better care of your loved one. In this presentation, we will explore ways to prevent burnout and keep yourself healthy and grounded as a caregiver. We will discuss concrete and proven strategies to minimize, manage, and prevent stress related with care-giving.
 




Tuesday, September 17, 2019

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Private Tour of the Lubeznik Center's Chicago Imagists Exhibit
Join us for a private, after-hours tour of the Lubeznik Center for the Arts. The Lubeznik Center is the area’s largest art exhibition and education venue, and anchors Michigan City’s Uptown Arts District. Featured in September are works by the Chicago Imagists, a movement that celebrated the lowbrow, colorful nature of everyday urban life. Among the artists in the exhibit are Roger Brown, Tony Fitzpatrick, Lee Godie, Jeff Koons, Paul Nudd, Ed Paschke, Suellen Roccal, Ray Yoshida and more. Admission is free, but group size is limited, and we ask that those who wish to attend sign up in advance by email at new.buffalo.fol@gmail.com or at the library front desk. For directions to the Lubeznik Center, visit lubeznikcenter.org.
Tour Leader: Lora Fosberg, Exhibition Director, Lubeznik Center for the Arts



Wednesday, September 18, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Monday, September 23, 2019

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The First Woman President
One hundred years ago, after President Woodrow Wilson suffered a paralyzing stroke in the fall of 1919, First Lady Edith Wilson began to handle the day-to-day responsibilities of the executive office. Mrs. Wilson had little formal education and had only been married to the President for four years. Yet, in the tenuous peace following World War I, Mrs. Wilson assumed the authority of the office of the President for 17 months, becoming, effectively, America’s first woman President
Presenter: William Hazelgrove. Hazelgrove is a prolific author and speaker whose subjects range from the Wright Brothers to Al Capone to Teddy Roosevelt and Sally Rand.
 



Wednesday, September 25, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Sunday, September 29, 2019

6:00 PM
French Dining Experience Benefit

A multi-course menu by Jackie's, including beef tenderloin and Thomas Jefferson's favorite seasonal vegetables, accompanied by curated wine pairings.

Full menu details to be announced, time subject to change.

Sunday, September 29th at Jackie's Cafe.
801 W Buffalo St, New Buffalo, MI 49117

$100.00 per person, cash, check, card payable at the library's front desk or by phone. All proceeds to benefit the New Buffalo Township Library.





Wednesday, October 2, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Monday, October 7, 2019

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Climate Change and Fishing in Lake Michigan
Climate change is having an impact on many aspects of our lives. And while the emphasis is often on rising waters and arable land, climate change is also affecting recreation. Join Indiana Dunes National Park Superintendent Paul Labovitz as he takes a look at the future of sport fishing in Lake Michigan.
Presenter: Paul Labovitz, Park Superintendent, Indiana Dunes National Park



Wednesday, October 9, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Thursday, October 10, 2019

12:00 PM
Book Club
Thursday, October 10, 2018
Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
 
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond




Saturday, October 12, 2019

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Nature Photography with Your Smart Phone
Photographer and artist George Kassal returns for a hands-on workshop on using your smart phone for nature photography. Workshop participants will walk meet in the parking lot of the Galien River County Park, just north of the library on Red Arrow Highway, for a practical lesson on how to use your phone to capture the beauty of nature from the park’s trails and overlook. Although Kassal will discuss iPhone photography primarily, many of the principles he will cover also apply to Android phones. Space at this outdoor workshop is limited to 25 people, and you must register in advance at the library front desk and leave a $10 deposit in order to attend. We’ll refund your deposit at the workshop. (Rain date: Sunday, October 13, same time.)
Presenter: George Kassal. Kassal has a master’s degree in photography and digital imaging, and has taught art history and art appreciation at collegest in Nortwhest Indiana and the Chicago area.
 



Wednesday, October 16, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Wednesday, October 23, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Wednesday, October 30, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Wednesday, November 6, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Wednesday, November 13, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Thursday, November 14, 2019

12:00 PM
Book Club
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
 
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond
 




Wednesday, November 20, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Wednesday, November 27, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Thursday, November 28, 2019

10:00 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED




Friday, November 29, 2019

10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED




Wednesday, December 4, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Wednesday, December 11, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Thursday, December 12, 2019

12:00 PM
Book Club
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond
 




Wednesday, December 18, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Stitches, Needles, Threads and More
Open to all needlecrafts and small crafts - sewing, crocheting, knitting, embroidery, quilting, scrapbooking, etc. A perfect place to work on those unfinished projects, or start something new you've been thinking about for awhile! No sign ups, you may come and go as you please. Please bring all of your own equipment (includes sewing machines) there will be no materials provided. This is a social group and there will be no instructors or workshops at this time. This group meets every Wednesday at the same time, except for special circumstances including library closings, weather, and staff availability. All cancellations will be noted on library website and library's Facebook page. For questions you can call (269) 469-2933 or email nbtlstaff@gmail.com 



Tuesday, December 24, 2019

10:00 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED




Wednesday, December 25, 2019

5:30 AM - 10:00 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED




Thursday, December 26, 2019

10:00 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED




Tuesday, December 31, 2019

10:00 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED




Wednesday, January 1, 2020

10:00 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED




Thursday, January 9, 2020

12:00 PM
Book Club
Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond