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Celebrate the Chinese New Year early at the library this weekend with Dragon Dancers!

Library News for January 14-23, 2011
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.
Wine, Women and Words, the groups that's been reading together in Wells Branch for more than a decade, will be meeting on Monday, January 17tha t 7pm in the Quiet Reading Room to discuss The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. 

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.
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

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.

This Week's Programs

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
  • noon- Gardening Guild

Sunday, January 16:

Monday, January 17:

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

Tuesday, January 18:

  • 6:30 Kinder Crafts
  • 7pm Pajama Storytime

Wednesday, January 19:

  • 5pm Wacky Science- Is it Magnetic?
  • 6pm Arts and Crafts: Snowmen Mini-Books

Thursday, January 20:

  • 1pm Kinder Crafts
  • 6pm Family Game Night

Friday, January 21:

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

Saturday, January 22:

  • 10:30 am Power Point Basics
  • 11am Storytime

Sunday, January 23: