Calendar of Events

«October 2014»

The Game Corner

Oct 1, 2014  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Project Suds Collection Drive

Oct 3, 2014  9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Dollar General

Thanks to the ladies of Open Hearts, Open Purses—an initiative of the South Madison Community Foundation, the Pendleton Library is is helping residents in need of toiletries and household cleansers.. Our goal is to collect 1,000 items!! Visit us at Dollar General on October 3rd, or donate at the library. Items like shampoo, body wash, deodorant, toothpaste, dish soap, laundry soap, and all-purpose cleansers are greatly appreciated!

The Game Corner

Oct 8, 2014  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friends' Book Sale

Oct 10, 2014  when the library is open

book sale room

You never know what treasures you will find at the Friends of the Library quarterly book sale! This sale kicks off at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, October 10th, and will run through Thursday, October 16th. Shop early for the best selection. Shop later for the best deals.

Family Hike in Falls Park

Oct 11, 2014  10:00 a.m.

Library / Falls Park

The Pendleton Library, in cooperation with the Pendleton Park Department and Mounds State Park, is sponsoring a scenic hike celebrating the fall season. This guided hike will begin in the community room of the library and will lead you to beautiful Falls Park. There are some special activities planned as you make your way through one of the most picturesque trails in our town. Come alone, or bring the entire family.

The Game Corner

Oct 15, 2014  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

AARP Smart Driver Course

Oct 16, 2014  12:30 p.m.

community room

Cars have become complicated. Roundabouts are confusing. And, there are a lot of people on the road. In this course, you will learn how to safely operate your vehicle in today’s environment. You may also qualify for an auto insurance discount by completing the course. The course is presented by AARP and costs $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. Register by calling (765) 778-7527.

Take Time to Craft

Oct 16, 2014  6:00 p.m.

community room

Drawing 101

Oct 18, 2014  2:00 p.m.

community room

Interested in art, but can’t draw a straight line? Prudy Dillon and Shirley Willoughby from the Pendleton Artists’ Society will help you create a greeting card that’s so pretty, you can mail it or frame it. Express yourself by creating art as unique as you are. No straight lines involved!

The Game Corner

Oct 22, 2014  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Senior Mexican Train Dominos Tourney

Oct 24, 2014  1:00 p.m.

community room

Halloween Magic Show

Oct 25, 2014  10:00 a.m.

You never know what is going to happen next! A drawing may come to life and sing the Monster Mash, or pumpkins may appear and disappear before your very eyes. During the show, little ghosts and goblins will be invited to join the magician onstage to participate in this family-friendly performance. Halloween-themed refreshments will be served. Don’t miss this magical Halloween special!

Visiting the Beyond

Oct 30, 2014  6:00 p.m.

community room

Are you too scared to go inside an actual haunted house? Stay safe in your chair while Curt Struts tells tales that will put a chill up your spine while also making you laugh out loud. Curt will lead you through a virtual tour of nationally-renowned haunted houses that he has personally visited. Curt is a resident of Wisconsin and stars in the television program Paranormal Generation.

The Perfect Holiday Gift

Nov 1, 2014  2:00 p.m.

Looking for an elegant holiday gift idea? How about a unique gift basket for that special someone? A holiday gift basket may be fun and whimsical or an original keepsake. Learn how to create your own with Barb Butcher, former Vice-President of the friends of the Library.