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— The Truth is out There: 30th Anniversary of the X-Files will be 5 to 6:30 p.m. The program will explore the world of Fox Mulder and Dana Scully and all the weird cases that they investigated as fringe members of the FBI. The series was heralded as one of the greatest shows of all time. The program is for students in grades 6 through 12. Registration is appreciated but not required.

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— Great Beginnings: Terrific Twos and Threes will take place from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Sept. 3. Great Beginnings is a series of fun, lively programs with stories and activities supporting the five early literacy practices: Reading, playing, talking, singing/rhyming, and writing. Each age group is geared to match the attention span and developmental level of the children. This is a free program, but registration is required. Register online at www.plainfieldlibrary.net or by calling 838-3801.

— Introduction to Computers will take place from 10 to 12 p.m. Sept. 3. This class will introduce the major parts of computer set-up and moving through a generic computer interface. Registration is required and a fee for the booklet will be due at sign-up, which is at the front desk in the library. Class requires a minimum of four participants. For more information, call 838-3800.

— BYOC Windows 8 will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Sept. 3. Bring a Windows 8 laptop computer for a casual open help session with other Windows 8 users. Share tips and tricks on using this new operating system.

— DIY Dobby Socks will take place from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 4. Harry Potter was published 15 years ago. This group aims to make Dobby proud by crafting some of his favorite clothing — socks. The group will create zany socks with tie-dye and fabric paint. Materials will be provided.

— Perrenial Plan Exchange will take place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 5. This popular program with plant exchange expert Colletta Kosiba returns for the 11th year. Bring 4 to 6 individually labeled plants to trade for new plants. Kosiba will give gardening tips for each perennial and then attendees will get to pick a few favorites to take home. Autumn is the perfect time to divide plants and get a garden ready for next season. Don’t have any plants to exchange this year? Come anyway, this is great informative program and many gardeners bring extra plants to share.

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  • Notice of public meeting

    Public Notification

    There will be a Merit Commission meeting at 6 p.m. Aug. 21 at the Avon Town Court.

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