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Consumer Reports Available in Digital Format!

Consumer-Reports-Logo optConsumer Reports is now available at the Lucius E. and Elsie C. Burch, Jr. Library in digital format. Use your library card to browse current and back issues of your favorite magazine in an easy-to-read digital format using Flipster. Collierville Burch Library patrons can access Flipster online using a library computer, your home computer, your phone or your tablet, as long as you are connected to the Internet. The Flipster app will allow you to view Consumer Reports on the iPad and iPad Mini as well. The service is completely free. Click here to access Consumer Reports through Flipster.

Puppet Show!

Come to the library on November 26th at 2 pm to see the Collierville Burch Puppeteers present two special puppet shows: "Little Red Riding Hood" and"Why Frogs Have No Tails." After the puppet show, we will also make a Thanksgiving craft! For ages 4-9. Click here for printable flyer.

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Meet the Artist: Yvonne D'Angelo

The art of Yvonne D'Angelo will be on display at the library throughout the month of November. She has been an accomplished painter and art teacher for over 40 years. She holds a degree in Art Education from Mt. St. Mary College in New York and the University of Memphis and she has taught in a number of schools across the country. Yvonne holds both a certificate in Mural Painting from the Gradisher Decorative Art Studio in Atlanta, and certificate in Mina Eiger's Brush Language Technique from a studio in New York. She's also a member of the Society of Decorative Painters. Yvonne recently returned to the University of Memphis and has been recertified in an effort to hone her skills and keep up with leading trends.

Her love of painting angels is well known by many people, and her painting entitled Peace Flight has been made into prints and note cards. Her artwork has been published in Angel magazine. Currently she teaches oil, acrylic and watercolor painting in Collierville. Click here for more information about Yvonne.

There will be a reception highlightling Yvonne's work on Sunday, November 2nd at 1:30 pm. Click here for reception flyer.

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Family Tunes and Tales: Hilda Must Be Dancing

Join the Memphis Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, October 25th at 11 am for a musical story time presentation of Hilda Must be Dancing by Karma Wilson, followed by an art activity. This program is free and open to all ages. Hilda Must be Dancing optNo pre-registration is needed. Click here for printable flyer. 

Snow White & the Eight Dwarfs... or Blancanieves y Los Ocho Enanitos

All ages are welcome to attend a very special story time on Sunday, November 9th starting at 3:00 pm. Germantown High School's Spanish Honor Society students will act out the magical story of Snow White in both Spanish and English, followed by crafts for the children. This program is free and does not require pre-registration. Click here for printable flyer. 

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