March has come in like a lion, and we can only hope that it will go out like a lamb. No matter what the weather, though, your friendly local library has a variety of programs scheduled throughout the month to entertain, instruct and inform while we all await the arrival of spring. Here is just a sampling of happenings taking place in the next couple of weeks...
- Monday, March 4 - Junk Crafts
Monday afternoons are a time to play and discover something new at the library! This week, we'll be exploring the idea of taking something old and crafting something new. The 4:30-5:30 session is for students in grades K-2 and those in grades 3-5 are invited from 6:30-7:30.
- Monday, March 4 from 6-7:30 - Candy Making
Learn to make molded candies. Adults, 11th and 12th graders are welcome and materials are provided for the $2.00 fee.
- Thursday, March 7 from 4-5:30 - Woodburning
This program allows High School students to learn the technique of the ancient art of burning decorative patterns and pictures into wood. Space is limited to 15 students, so register early to reserve your spot. Materials are provided and no fee is required.
- Thursday, March 7 at 6:30pm - Mystery Book Club
Join us in the Computer Lab for a discussion of this month's selection, “The Quickie” by best-selling author James Patterson.
- Thursday, March 7 at 6:30 - Family Night
Family Nights are a Story-Time for ALL AGES (toddler to adult)!
Each week, there will be stories, crafts, and games and tonight, we'll be saying "Sweet Dreams".
- Saturday, March 9 - Play Day from 10:30 to 11:30
1st-3rd grades: Get out of the house and have some fun! For just $1, your child is welcome to come in, learn some classic and well-loved games and share some juice with us.
- Saturday, March 9 or 16 - Teen Drama Club Auditions (12:30 - 1:30)
Have you ever dreamed of being in a theater troupe?
Auditions are being held for our NEW Teen Drama Club! We will put on a play for children this May. Be sure to call or stop by to sign up for auditions!
- Monday, March 11 - Squishy Circuits
Monday afternoons are a time to play and discover
something new at the library! This week, the topic is "Squishy Circuits". The 4:30-5:30 session is for students in
grades K-2 and those in grades 3-5 are invited from 6:30-7:30.
- Monday, March 11 from 6 to 7:30 - Polymer Beads
This is your chance to learn how to make polymer beads. Adults, 11th and 12th graders are welcome. Materials are provided, pre-registration is required. Fee: $2.
- Tuesday, March 12 at 6:30pm - Board of Directors Meeting
Regular board meetings are open to the public. Everyone is welcome to come in and see what's going on!
- Thursday, March 14 (3:30 - 4:30) - Drag Races at the Library
Teens...Sign up now to race our radio-controlled cars down the upstairs hallway of the library! No fee is required.
- Thursday, March 14 at 6:30 - Family Night
Family Nights are a Story-Time for ALL AGES (toddler to adult)! Each week, there will be stories, crafts, and games and tonight's theme is Pi (or Pie)!
Call or stop in at the library to sign up for any or all of these events, and be sure to check out the calendar on our website for additional programs and information!