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Youth News
Toddler Yoga and Stories
Friday, Nov. 14, 10:30 a.m. Books and simple yoga for children ages 1-3. Pre-register. Presented by Karen Allen.
Movie
Friday, Nov. 14, 3 p.m. A singing puppet troupe’s frog leader is mistaken for an international criminal. Rated PG, 112 minutes. Grades 1 and up. Free popcorn.
Read to Van Gogh the Cat
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Van Gogh is a therapy cat in training with “Love on a Leash Foundation.” Pre-register at 878-4918 for one-on-one reading sessions.
Pajama Story Time: Bedtime Yoga
Monday, Nov. 17, 6:30 p.m. Bring kids in PJs with their favorite stuffed animal for stories and simple yoga with Danielle Brown. Presented by Building Bright Futures.
Science Story Time: How Animals Get Ready for Winter
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 11 a.m. Learn about animals “stashing and caching” to get ready for the cold winter months. Presented by Kristen Littlefield. Ages 3 and up. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Lego Day
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3-4 p.m. Make your own creations using the library’s Lego collection. Grades 1-5.
Spanish Musical Playgroup
Saturday, Nov. 22, 10:30 a.m. Non-Spanish speakers welcome. Spanish music and books with Constancia and art activity with Natasha. For children birth to age 5. Snack included. Sponsored by Building Bright Futures.

Adult News
Williston Author: ‘House of Wonder’
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 6:30 p.m. Sarah Healy introduces her new book, “House of Wonder.” Her debut memoir, “Can I Get an Amen?” was a hit. Book signing available.
Gentle Yoga
Tuesday, Nov. 18 and 25, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Presented by Williston resident Jill Lang. Come and enjoy free classes. Bring your own mat.
Current Events Conversation
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 11 a.m. Gather with others interested in informal discussion on current newsworthy topics.
Chair Yoga
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:30 a.m. Presented by Williston resident Jill Lang. Come and enjoy free classes. Bring your own mat.
The Tech Tutor
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Stop by anytime during tech hours for one-on-one technology help from a teen. Guarantee a time by making an appointment 878-4918.
Fall Holiday Centerpiece
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 6 p.m. Sharon Niquette of Williston’s Buds and Roses will lead a group on making a holiday table arrangement. All materials are provided. Limited to 10 adults. Pre-registration required.
Investing Wisely in the Stock Market
Thursday Nov. 20, 5:30-6:30 p.m. The Fortune Group Investment Club presents the basic principles of investing using resources and tools from the Better Investing organization. See how easy it is to invest as a member of a club. For more information, contact Shirley Katz at fortunegroupvt@gmail.com
Brown Bag Book Club
Friday, Nov. 21, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Meet others who love to discuss books. This month we will discuss “Defending Jacob” by William Landay. Books available for loan. Beverages and dessert provided.
Learn How to Download E-books
Friday, Nov. 21, 2 p.m. Learn how to download/access library e-books and audiobooks through Listen Up Vermont and One Click. Please bring your own device for this interactive class.
Shape & Share Life Stories
Monday, Nov. 24, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Learn to craft engaging stories from life experiences. Led by Recille Hamrell.

The Dorothy Alling Memorial Library is located at 21 Library Lane in Williston and can be reached at 878-4918. All events are free. www.williston.lib.vt.us