Wells Branch Community Library

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Library News for March 11, 2011

Booksale
All audiobooks on cassette are available for purchase.  We have removed them from the collection to make more room for newer formats.  We also have MANY books and other items available in our book sale.  No item is over $2!

Free Family Concert:  Saturday, March 26th at 11am
Mr. Johnny & Sharon will perform an interactive sound and music show! Your child will sing, dance, jump, and play with props along with the music! Seating is limited so arrive early!

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BookClub Wine, Women & Words Book Club
Monday, March 21 at 7pm
Join the most established reading group at the library.  This month they are reading Jeannette Walls'  Half Broke Horses.
Computer Classes:  Registration is required at least 3 days in advance.  Space is limited.
  • What's in Your Computer? 2/26
  • Access Basics:  3/10
  • ResumeMaker and JobView: Get a Job 3/12
  • Computer Basics: 3/26
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Needles Hooks and Books I Always Meant to Read:  Sunday, March 13th at 2pm.  Bring your craft of choice and discuss a book on the 2nd Sunday of each month.  March's title is Frankenstein by Mary Shelley.  The library has purchased several extra copies, so pick yours up today.
Be a Trustee
Applications are now being accepted at the library for a position on the May 2011 ballot.  Trustees serve for two years and must be registered voters who live within district boundaries.  Applications must be returned to the library by March 14, 2011.

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.
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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.
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This Week's Programs

During Spring Break (March 14-18), there will be no kids programs except story times.

Friday, March 11:

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

Saturday, March 12:

  • 10:30am Resume Maker and Job View Database Workshop
  • 11am Bilingual Story Time
  • 2pm Scrap-booking Workshop
Sunday, March 13:
  • 2pm Needles Hooks & Books I Always Meant to Read:  Frankenstein

Monday, March 14: 
  • 10:45 Monkey in the Middle (ages 12-24 months)
  • No Phonics Fun

Tuesday, March 1:

  • No Kinder Crafts
  • 7pm Pajama Storytime

Wednesday, March 16:

  • No Wacky Science
  • No Arts and Crafts
Thursday, March 17:
  • No Kinder Crafts

Friday, March 18:

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

Saturday, March 19:

  • 11am Story Time
  • 4pm Conversational English
Sunday, March 20: