Wells Branch Community Library

Happy 2011 from the library!

Library news for January 7-16, 2011
This weekend will be the third meeting of 'Needles Hooks and Books I Always Meant to Read'.   The group will be meeting on Sunday, January 9th at 2pm in the Quiet Reading Room to discuss Kafka on the Shore by Murakami.  Bring your project of choice and ideas for the next book. yarn
Dragon
Chinese Dragon Dancers:  Saturday January 15th at 11am.
Learn about the Chinese New Year and watch a live Dragon Dance performance by the Summit Dragon Dance Team

Wells Branch Gardening Guild: 
Saturday, January 15th at noon
Special Guest Speaker:  Tim Pfluger from Green 'n Growing in Pflugerville will answer questions about selecting, planting and caring for fruit trees. Learn about what will thrive in our area and how to grow your own fruit.
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2011 Kids' Program Schedule

storytime Storytime Schedule:
0-18 months:  Baby Bookworms, Fridays at 10
12-24 months:  Monkey in the Middle, Mondays at 10:45
18-36 months: Toddler Storytime, Fridays at 10:45
3-5 years: Preschool Storytime, Fridays at 11:30
All Ages:  Pajama Storytime, Tuesdays at 7pm
All Ages:  Weekend Storytime, Saturdays at 11
Pajama Storytime
Starting Tuesday, January 4th, we're having a pajama party every week.  All ages are invited to come in their pajamas at 7pm on Tuesdays for a bedtime story.
pajama
Phonics Phonics Fun
Kids ages 4-7 learn the beginning steps of reading and writing through phonics activities.
 Kinder Crafts
Process-oriented art projects for kids ages 3-6.
Tuesdays at 6:30pm and Thursdays at 1pm

Arts & Crafts
Use unique materials to create something special. 
Ages 8+ or with an adult.   Wednesdays at 6pm
KinderCrafts


MadScientist
Wacky Science
Fun and messy science experiments for ages 7+.
Wednesdays at 5pm


Thursday Night is Free Family Fun Night at 6pm


1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month- Family Game Night:  Enjoy a selection of family games to play with your friends and family.  If you want to learn chess, we’ll have a master teacher.
2nd Thursday of the month- Video Game Challenge (ages 8+)  Wii games appropriate for you to enjoy together.
4th Thursday of the month- Family Movie Night:  Watch a G or PG movie with your family and neighbors.
MarioKart

This Week's Programs


Friday, January 7:

  • 10am Baby Bookworms Storytime (0-18 mos)
  • 10:45 Toddler Storytime (18-36 mos)
  • 11:30 Preschool Storytime (3-5 yrs)

Saturday, January 8:

  • 11am Bilingual Story Time

Sunday, January 9:

  • 2pm Needles Hooks & Books I Always Meant to Read:  Kafka on the Shore by Murakami

Monday, January 10:

  • 10:45 Monkey in the Middle (ages 12-24 months)
  • 2pm Phonics Fun (ages 4-7)

Tuesday, January 11:

  • 6:30 Kinder Crafts
  • 7pm Pajama Storytime

Wednesday, January 12:

  • 5pm Wacky Science- Science Fair Help
  • 6pm Arts and Crafts: Winter Painting

Thursday, January 13:

  • 1pm Kinder Crafts
  • 6pm Video Game Night

Friday, January 14:

  • 10am Baby Bookworms Storytime (0-18 mos)
  • 10:45 Toddler Storytime (18-36 mos)
  • 11:30 Preschool Storytime (3-5 yrs)

Saturday, January 15:

  • 11am Chinese New Year Celebration with Dragon Dancers

Sunday, January 16:

  • 2pm Needles Hooks & Books I Always Meant to Read:  Kafka on the Shore by Murakami