Library Corner: New creative writing group for tweens meets Thursday
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Toni Swink, circulation supervisor at the library, will retire at the end of this month. She has been behind the Circulation Desk the past 22 years and has become a patron favorite. There will be a “Goodbye Reception” for her on Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. Please join us in wishing her a happy retirement.

There is a new Creative Writing Group for tweens (9 to 14) forming called Scribblers. They will meet Thursday and on the fourth Thursday of the month at 4:30 p.m. Any tween interested in writing and improving their skills should attend this group which will meet in the Children’s Activity Room.

Family Reading Night will begin again on Monday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room. This is a wonderful way for the whole family to read together. The first 10 people who come will receive a free book.

All ages are invited today to view “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” (PG-13) at 1:30 p.m. in the Community Room.

This event is sponsored by the Teen Advisory Group. Feel free to come in costume. Popcorn will be served.

Movie Night at the Library ... Famous Sleuths will be showing “The Maltese Falcon” on Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Community Room. Sam Spade is the sleuth this month. Popcorn will be served.

Beginning Oct. 1, the library will begin its subscription to Zinio, a database of digital magazines. The library’s subscription has 48 magazines including such titles as: Martha Stewart Living, Food Network, Oprah’s O, Popular Science, Good Housekeeping, Readers Digest, Everyday with Rachel Ray, Newsweek. U. S. Week, National Geographic, Country Living and Esquire Magazine.

You will be able to download the magazines from the library’s website or from an App to your computer, notebook or smart phone. Check out the website in October and begin viewing your favorite magazines free.

The library will be closed Sept. 29 for scheduled maintenance.

For more information about the library and its services, go to www.clevelandlibrary.org.