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Community

Library announces new seasonal hours

FRANKLIN GROVE – Winter hours are now in effect at Franklin Grove Public Library, 112 S Elm St.

The library will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

The book club will meet at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 19 in the children’s room. This month’s selection is “The Master Butcher’s Singing Club,” by Louise Erdrich. Copies are available at the circulation desk.

Movie night will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 22. “Monsters University” will be shown.

Thanksgiving Craft Day will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon Nov. 23.

Children younger than 8 need to have parental supervision for movies and crafts.

New books are “Gone,” by James Patterson; “The October List,” by Jeffery Deaver; “Silencing Eve,” by Iris Johansen; “A Cold Season,” by Alison Littlewood; “The Autobiography of Mark Twain Vol. 2;” “My Story,” by Elizabeth Smart; “Doing Hard Time,” by Stuart Woods; “Storm Front,” by John Sandford; “Ghost Gone Wild,” by Carolyn Hart; “Inherit the Dead,” by Lee Child; “Starry Night,” by Debbie Macomber; “Nightstar,” by Fern Michaels. “The Spymistress,” by Jennifer Chiaverini; “Loss of Innocence,” by Richard North Patterson; “Unspoken,” by Dee Henderson; “The Letters of Ernest Hemingway Volume 2”; “Identical,” by Scott Turow; “Sycamore Row,” by John Grisham; “Police,” by Jo Nesbo; “Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy,” by Helen Fielding; “Esrever Doom,” by Piers Anthony; “Outlaw,” by Ted Dekker; “The Abominable,” by Dan Simmons; “Christmas Bliss,” by Mary Kay Andrews; “Critical Mass,” by Sara Paretsky; “Duck the Halls,” by Donna Andrews; and “Silent Night,” by Robert B. Parker.

New DVDs are “Frozen Ground,” “Monster High: 13 Wishes,” “The Hangover Part III,” “Pacific Rim,” “The Purge,” and “The Croods”

The library will close for Thanksgiving at 1 p.m. Nov. 27, and will remain closed Nov. 28 and 29. Regular hours will resume Nov. 30.

For more information, call 815-456-2823.

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