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August 31, 2013

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Avon-Washington Township Public Library

— Pokemon League meets from 2 to 4:30 p.m. today. Using their own cards and Pokémon DS games, patrons can play, trade, and even earn prizes. For more information, contact Circle City Gaming at Facebook.com/CircleCityGaming.

— Teen Advisory Group will take place at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 3. The library invites anyone in grades 5 through 12 to join the Teen Advisory Group. The group meets once a month to plan programs and apply for grants. TAG members are the first to be notified of volunteer activities, which allow them to earn library bucks to use at the Celebrity Auctions at the end of Summer Reading each year. Snacks are provided. Celebrity Auction letters, a United Way Youth as Resources grant, volunteer opportunities, and other activities for the school year will be discussed at the September meeting.

— All Aboard to Reading — An Early Literacy Family Fun Night — will take place at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 5. Family Time Entertainment returns to the library with Colors, Numbers & Magic, a family show that encourages children to share knowledge of colors and numbers, while being entertained with some magic. The program is for children age 3 1/2 to kindergarten age and an adult must also attend. Registration begins on Aug. 29.

— Pokémon League will meet at 2 p.m. Sept. 7. The league allows Pokémon fans to get together with others interested in the cards and video games.

— Chess Night will take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10 and 24. Chess Night is for players of all ages. No registration is required. Chess boards and snacks are provided.

— Investigation Destination: Butterflies! Will take place at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12. Registration is required and begins Sept. 5.

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Brownsburg Public Library

— Scrabble Time will take place at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 5 in meeting room B. Play friendly games of Scrabble with other word-lovers in a non-competitive environment. Adults and teens age 11 and older are welcome. The group meets on the first Thursday of each month.

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