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Library News for April 8, 2011

Library news and events for April 8-17, 2011

Earth Day is April 22nd

Earth Day Events at the Library:

Green Kids Recycling- April 20th at 5pm: 
Learn about the recycling process from a local representative.
Green Living Seminar- April 23rd at 2pm: 
Learn about easy ways to make your life greener and healthier.


Learn to take advantage of the subscription databases available through the library. Workshops are free, but do require advance registration.

 Database Workshops in April: 

Saturday, April 9th:
     1pm Jobview

     3pm Texshare Reference Suite

Free Fitness Seminar

April 23rd at Noon
Learn simple and effective techniques for working out.
BookClub Wine, Women & Words Book Club
Monday, April 18 at 7pm
Join the most established reading group at the library.  This month they are reading Wine & War by Don Kladstrup.
Computer Classes:  Registration is required at least 3 days in advance.  Space is limited.
  • Internet Basics 4/9
  • Email Basics 4/23
Needles Hooks and Books I Always Meant to Read:  Sunday, April 10 at 2pm.  Bring your craft of choice and discuss a book on the 2nd Sunday of each month.  April's title is This Side of Paradise by F Scott Fitzgerald.  The library has purchased several extra copies, so pick yours up today.
Crochet Class:  Sunday, April 17 at 2pm (ages 12+)
All you need is a willingness to try; the library will provide the rest.  We'll have hooks, yarn, and an instructor.

This Week's Programs

Friday, April 8:

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

Saturday, April 9:

  • 10:30am Internet Basics
  • 11am Bilingual Storytime
  • 1pm Database Workshop: JobView
  • 3pm Database Workshop: Texshare Reference Suite
Sunday, April 10:
  • 2pm Needles Hooks & Books:  This Side of Paradise by F Scott Fitzgerald
Monday, April 11: 
  • 10:45 Monkey in the Middle (ages 12-24 months)
  • 2pm Phonics Fun (ages 4-7)

Tuesday, April 12:

  • 6:30pm Kinder Crafts
  • 7pm Pajama Storytime

Wednesday, April 13:

  • 5pm Wacky Science: Leaf Rubbings
  • 6pm Arts and Crafts: Painted Eggs
Thursday, April 14:
  • 1pm Kinder Crafts
  • 6pm Video Game Night

Friday, April 15:

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

Saturday, April 16:

  • 11am Storytime
  • 4pm Conversational English
Sunday, April 17:
  • 2pm Beginning Crochet Workshop (ages 12+)