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October 27 at 6:30 pm: Did you know that over 3 million children are victims of bullying each year? That children in grades 4-8 have the highest bullying rate?
Join Mr. Oliver from East Bay Martial Arts as he teaches kids how to stand up to bullying with confidence. This program is part of National Bullying Prevention Month and is free and open to the public.
Sunday: Open 1 PM to 5 PM
Monday - Thursday: 9 AM to 8 PM
Friday & Saturday: 9 AM to 5 PM
Drop in for free math help every Wednesday from 3:30 to 5 PM with math whiz Kermin Liu. Mr. Liu will be available for help with any math subject for grades K - 12. He can help with general grade school topics such as Arithmetic (including topics such as decimals and fractions), Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry, Algebra II, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, and Calculus. Also help in how to study for other subjects such as history, science, English, etc. His help is on a first come, first served basis so stop by with your pesky math problems. No sign up is required.
Portsmouth Free Public Library invites you to our 15th "Taste of Portsmouth" fundraising event at the Library on Friday, October 18, from 7 PM to 9 PM. Visit with your Portsmouth neighbors as you sample beer, wine, and restaurant specialties from local businesses. This fun event gives a glimpse at the many fine establishments that the area has to offer its residents and provides additional funding to support library services. A silent auction, 50/50 raffle and live auction will add to the fun. Library Association members are $20.00 per person, non-members $25 per person. Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Library or at the door...
Our Third Tuesday Book Club will meet October 21 at 6:30 PM to discuss The Memory of Running by Ron McLarty.
Our Teen Fiction for Adults Book Club will meet October 28 at 6:30 PM to discuss The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman.
Our Saturday Book Club will meet November 1 at 10 am to discuss A Painted House by John Grisham.