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Magic the Gathering Card Game

Rensselaer
May 7, 5-7:00 p.m.

We will be offering an open play of the card game Magic the Gathering. You may practice your standard deck or any other format.  Bring a friend and come meet new people who like to play too.  Call 866-5881, contact Janice Wilma with any questions.

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Overdrive eBooks and eAudiobooks

Through OverDrive, you can check out popular eBook and eAudiobook titles with your library card and enjoy them for a two week lending period. Titles automatically expire at the end of the lending period, so there are no late fees. For more information, check out our databases page or get started with the link below.

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Chat & Chew

Special programs are scheduled for teens every month at the Rensselaer Library during the school year. This program is free and open to all interested teens. All materials will be provided. Space is limited.

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Wheatfield Teen Book Club

Open to teens in grades 6-12, discussions planned for the 3rd or 4th Thursday every month, depending on how many weeks are in the month. Come and discuss books with fellow readers and discover other ways to connect to books you love, including food from books and activities pulled from the books you read.

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Teens Only

Vote now for your favorite teen (and kids) books

Don’t let the name fool you. Children’s Book Week is for teens, too! This week is all about celebrating the books that matter to you.

May 4-10, 2015 is the 96th anniversary of CBW, the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country.

Things to do at the library

Magic the Gathering Card Game

Rensselaer
May 7, 5-7:00 p.m.

We will be offering an open play of the card game Magic the Gathering. You may practice your standard deck or any other format.  Bring a friend and come meet new people who like to play too.  Call 866-5881, contact Janice Wilma with any questions.

2nd Tues. Movie

Rensselaer
May 12, 5:30 p.m.

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online..

Chat n Chew Teen Book Club

Rensselaer
May 19, 4-5:00 p.m.

Registration required. Call 219-866-5881 or Register Online..

Basic Microsoft Word

Rensselaer
May 20, 2pm or 6 p.m.

Need help learning to use Microsoft Word?  This popular office program can be used to make professional resumes and business letters.

Join us as we teach you the tips and tricks to make your next letter or resume stand out from all the rest. 

May Teen Book Club Selection

Wheatfield
May 21, 4:00-5:00 pm

Registration required, begins Apr 23. Call 219-956-3774 or Register Online..