BOLT, Anime Club to meet at SPL

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Come to the Swanton Public Library from 4-5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, for an afternoon all about anime and otakudom. Eat snacks (Japanese and otherwise), watch three episodes of an anime (or two or three) chosen by the attendees, and play Japanese dance videos and other geeky videos if requested.

Participants are welcome to come in cosplay. No registration required for this free event.

Call the library at 419-826-2760, stop by, or visit the website at for more information. Swanton Library is located at 305 Chestnut Street in Swanton.

BOLT meeting

The first meeting of Swanton Public Library’s Board of Library Teens (BOLT) of the school year will be on Wednesday, Sept. 14, at 4:45 p.m. Anyone interested in joining this group is invited to attend. Attendees can show up anytime between 4:45 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

BOLT (Board of Library Teens) is an advisory board of students in grades 6 through 12. Members meet regularly one day a month with a youth services librarian. At meetings they discuss books, help plan programs for their peers, provide input on library issues related to teens, assist in selecting teen-related materials, and promote the library to teens. Free snacks are also included.

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