October Newsletter

October 2020 New Adjusted Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 - 6:00 Saturday 9:00 -1:00 301 N. Sandusky Ave. Upper Sandusky, OH 43351 419-294-1345 Upper Sandusky Community Library Connect with us! www. usclibrary.org or uscl @seolibraries.org usclibrary.org uscl@seolibraries.org USCL will be Closed Monday, October 12th The Common Readers will meet on October 20th at 6:30 p.m. at Open Door Resource Center, to discuss Flight of the Sparrow: a Novel of Early America by Amy Belding Brown. Join the discussion of this novel based on the true narrative of Mary Rowlandson of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1676. Captured by Indians, her home destroyed, her children lost to her, Mary is sold into the service of a powerful woman tribal leader and made a pawn in the ongoing bloody struggle between English settlers and native people. Ask for your copy at the front desk! Ready for Check-Out! USCL is pleased to offer six laptops for one week check out. Don’t have internet at home? Check out a wi -fi hot spot! While at the library, use one of our computers or laptops with your library card number or guest pass number to access the library wi-fi. Join Lisa for the Tween/ Teen Book Club on Monday October 26th at 6:30 via Zoom and share what you thought about the adven- tures of Nobody Owens. Bod, as he is known, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn’t live in a graveyard, being raised by ghosts! You can pick up your copy of the Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman at the front desk or check out an e-book through Libby. Visit our website for your Zoom log-in and let the adventure begin! Look inside for more scary good programs! Book clubs for everyone! Get ready for some thrills and chills with USCL’s October programming. There’s something for everyone so creep on in or stalk our Facebook and website for ways to make your month frighteningly fun! What’s better than two legs? Why, eight of course! Let this arachnid invasion bring a little Halloween spirit to your home with Crafternoon’s Spooky Spider Lantern. Crafternoon with Miss Rachel offers month- ly seasonal crafts for adults at no cost. Craft packs are offered for one week each month or until supplies run out and can be picked up at the front desk. “It’s a great way to take some time each month to be creative and to celebrate what each season has to offer,” says Rachel. Each pack contains directions and every- thing you need to complete the craft except scissors. You can also follow along with Rachel on the Crafternoon tutorial on USCL’s Facebook page. “I have great fun making the tutorials… even though my cats try to make guest appearances, I get tongue tied, and I do weird things when I’m nervous!” Craft packs and tutorials are both availa- ble the third Thursday of each month. If you’re looking for an eerie adventure, check out the Zombie Escape Room! While zombies threaten outside, it’s all up to you to find the concoction that will reverse the undead attack! Use your brains -before they get eaten- to solve puzzles that will lead you to saving all mankind…or at least everyone in the building! This interactive event is ideal for ages 13 and up and for groups up to six. Make your reservation for this 45 minute thriller through the USCL website. The cost is $5 per person or 5 non-perishable food or personal care items. All proceeds will go to Open Door Resource Center and USCL. In Memory of Leah Jean Wolf from Lee & Cindy Constien, Dave & Angie Schwab Cliff & Jessica Constien & family.