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Book notes: Books-related events

Saturday, December 29, 2012 - 12:01 am

E-book training at library branches

Learn how to download e-books from the Allen County Public Library's website at 2 p.m. Thursday and at 7 p.m. Jan. 14 at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane; at 7 p.m. Jan. 15 at Dupont branch library, 536 E. Dupont Road; and 1 and 7 p.m. Jan. 10 at Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.

E-reader fairs at library branches

Learn about several kinds of e-readers available and learn how to download e-books from the Allen County Public Library's website at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 15 at Woodburn branch library, 4701 Indiana 101 N., Woodburn; and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Jan. 17 at Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza.

E-readers and family history

Learn how to use e-readers for genealogical research at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 9 in Meeting Room A, Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza. Call 421-1225 for more information.

Books-n-Bagels

High school home-schoolers will meet at 10 a.m. Jan. 11 to discuss “Heist Society” by Ally Carter at the Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza.

Cookbook Book Club meets

The Cookbook Book Club meets at 2 p.m. Jan. 9 at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane. Call 421-1310 for more information.

Teotwawki Book Club meets

Teens ages 12-18 meet and discuss books regarding changing worlds and changing lives at 3:30 p.m. Jan. 9 at Little Turtle branch library, 2201 Sherman Blvd.

Girls read

Girls, ages 6-12, can discuss what they're reading at 4 p.m. Jan. 14 and Jan. 28 at Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.

Book group

The Lunch and Lit Book Group meets at 1 p.m. Jan. 16 at Grabill branch library, 13521 State St., Grabill. Call 421-1325 for book's title.

Book club

Bella's Book Club, for ages 15-18, discusses supernatural books similar to Stephenie Meyer's “Twilight” at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.

PAWS to read

Children can practice their reading skills by reading to friendly dogs that want to listen at these locations:

•6:30 p.m. Mondays at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane.

•4 p.m. Mondays at Grabill branch library, 13521 State St., Grabill.

•6 p.m. Mondays at Little Turtle branch library, 2201 Sherman Blvd.

•5 p.m. Thursdays at Pontiac branch library, 2215 S. Hanna St.

Book club

A book club for adults who enjoy British humor meets at 7 p.m. Jan. 16 at New Haven branch library, 648 Green St., New Haven. This month's book is “Enchanted April” by Elizabeth Von Arnim.

– News-Sentinel staff reports