Writers’ Group

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Our Writers’ Group meets to discuss writing, review pieces, keep in community of other writers, and support each other in our writing journeys. We welcome writers of all levels of experience and genres to join us for critique of member’s pieces, writing exercises, and discussion.

Our next meeting will be on July 25 at 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Please email dlewis@chathamlib.org for more information.

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Genealogy Work Sessions

genealogy work session

With a basic knowledge of genealogy and how to go about researching, it is time to put that knowledge into practice.  DAR volunteers will be available to help you get started on the research of your family.  The Library has Ancestry Library Edition as well as access to the “restricted” records on FamilySearch.org.  Registration is required.

Craft Night

We will be reusing old bottle caps to make bottle cap flowers for your garden. Join us Tuesday, July 17 from 6 – 7:30 p.m.

bottle cap flower

Seating is limited and  registration is required so call the library at 483-2713 to register.

The library’s Craft Night is the third Tuesday of each month where we do a make – and – take project. This program is geared for adults (in High School or older).

Tuesday Evening Book Group

jesse whiteOn Tuesday, July 10 at 6:00 p.m. we will discuss They Call Heroes Mister: The Jesse White Story by Rick Davis.

This is a book about sacrifice, discipline and sports. It also is a story that includes political intrigue and heartbreak. Most of all, it is a story of redemption and how some people, despite the odds, can succeed in a hard and cold world. His story is an inspiration to young and old alike.

Writers’ Group

ursula-quote-3Our Writers’ Group meets to discuss writing, review pieces, keep in community of other writers, and support each other in our writing journeys. We welcome writers of all levels of experience and genres to join us for critique of member’s pieces, writing exercises, and discussion.

Our next meeting will be on June 27 at 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Please email info@chathamlib.org for more information.

Craft Night

We will use sharpie markers to decorate black mugs. We’ve done a similar project before, only on white mugs. I’m excited to see how these turn out! Come be creative with us on Tuesday, June 19 at 6:00 p.m.

sharpie mug craft

Seating is limited and  registration is required so call the library at 483-2713 to register.

The library’s Craft Night is the third Tuesday of each month where we do a make – and – take project. This program is geared for adults (in High School or older).

Tuesday Evening Book Group

On Tuesday, June 12 at 6:00 p.m. we will chat about Jessica Shattuck’s The Women in the Castle.

This book is set at the end of World War II, amid the ashes of Nazi Germany’s defeat, in a crumbling Bavarian castle that once played host to all of German high society, a powerful and propulsive story of three widows whose lives and fates become intertwined.

women in the castle

Game Night

We have been having a blast at our Board Game Nights. The only thing that has been missing is you!

If you have been wanting to learn a new board game, brush up on the rules of one you’ve learned before, or just want to get out of the house, please join us Wednesday, June 6  from 6 – 7:30 p.m. for some great board games.

Due to the complex nature of our games, Board Game Nights are for ages 10 and up only.