• November 24, 2014

Busy week ahead at Heights library

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Posted: Friday, April 25, 2014 4:30 am

If it’s happening in Heights, it’s more than likely happening at the library.

The Building Blocks Club will meet from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Children can meet with like-minded enthusiasts for the fun and challenge of building with Legos and other blocks.

Also on Saturday, bookworms can stock up on reading materials at The Friends of the Library book sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

All paws will be on deck when the Reading Rovers’ Therapy dogs make their monthly appearance at 6 p.m. Thursday for Family Fun Night.

A gaming and mayhem event is planned from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 2.

Jedi’s will take center stage during Star Wars Day, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. May 3. Included in the day’s events are a Jedi training camp, a costume contest, arts and crafts, trivia and a special story time.

The Star Wars theme continues May 5 during the teen after school event from 4 to 5 p.m.

An e-reader and e-book workshop is from 10 a.m. to noon May 3. Learn how to use applications, and how to download books using the library’s OverDrive service.

New audio books

“Murder and Mendelssohn,” by Kerry Greenwood; “Notes from the Internet Apocalypse,” by Wayne Gladstone.

New books

“By Its Cover,” by Donna Leon; “Freedom Now: Forgotten Photographs of the Civil Rights Struggle,” by Martin A. Berger; “High Crime Area: Tales of Darkness and Dread,” by Joyce Carol Oates; “Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls: Essays,” by David Sedaris; “Pete Rose: An American Dilemma,” by Kostya Kennedy; “Reinventing American Health Care,” by Ezekiel J. Emanuel; “The Last Bride,” by Beverly Lewis; “Winter’s Tale,” by Mark Helprin.

Shelly Frank is a Herald correspondent.

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