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April 4, 2012

Community calendar for April 4

Library hosts events

The Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library, 250 N. Fifth St., can be reached at 873-3149 or visit www.zionsville.lib.in. for more information.

• Poetic Possibilities — 1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. Wednesday, April 4. Grades third through fifth. Celebrate National Poetry Month with local teacher Mrs. Riddell. She will share wonderful poems and help you write some poetry.

• Chess and More! — 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 5. Grades kindergarten through fifth. Make new friends and play chess or other board games. Games will be provided, but feel free to bring your own.

• Intermediate Word — 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, April 5, in Computer Lab B.

• AARP Tax-Aide — 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, April 5, in the Lora Hussey Room. AARP free tax assistance for taxpayers with low and middle income, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. Bring all 2011 tax documents. A list of additional suggested documents to bring is available at the Teen and Adult Reference Desk. You must register to attend on a specific Thursday.

• Homeschool Curriculum Swap — 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 5. Parents. Bring curriculum you’ve used/are using and peruse other options. Get a hands-on look at what others are using. Spend an hour reading, browsing and chatting with others. A concurrent children’s program will not be offered.

• Spring Break Movie: “The Muppets” —10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 6. Families. Bring a cup with a lid and enjoy the movie, popcorn and lemonade.

• You Belong at Your Library — Monday, April 9, to Saturday, April 14. Double your library visits during the week and be entered to win one of three gift baskets at the end of the week.

• Books Over Coffee — noon Tuesday, April 10. An informal, monthly conversation about the books you’ve recently read.

• Wii Gaming — 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, April 10, 17 and 24. Visit the Teen Area and play games on the Wii.

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