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Library News for April 15

News and events at the Wells Branch Community Library covering April 15-24, 2011.

The library is open regular hours every day next weekend, April 22-24, 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.


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.
May 16:   Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Computer Classes:  Registration is required at least 3 days in advance.  Space is limited.
  • Email Basics 4/23
  • Word Basics 5/5
  • Internet Basics 5/7
  • Email Basics 5/21
Needles Hooks and Books:  Sunday, May 15 at 2pm.  Bring your craft of choice and discuss The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens.  The library has several copies, so grab yours today.
June 12: The Last Picture Show by Larry McMurtry
July 10: At-Swim-Two-Birds by Flann O'Brien
Crochet Class:  Sunday, April 17 at 2pm and Sunday, May 15 at 1pm  (ages 12+)
All you need is a willingness to try; the library will provide the rest.  We'll have hooks, yarn, and an instructor.
Fancy Nancy Tea Party:  A tea party to celebrate female authors and children's book characters. Includes games, activities, hat decorating, and tea time. Pre-registration and $1 fee required. Registration begins April 15th!

This Week's Programs

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+)
Monday, April 18: 
  • 10:45 Monkey in the Middle (ages 12-24 months)
  • 2pm Phonics Fun (ages 4-7)
  • 7pm WWW Book Club:  Wine & War by Don Kladstrup

Tuesday, April 19:

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

Wednesday, April 20:

  • 5pm Wacky Science: Green Kids Recycling
  • 6pm Arts and Crafts: Make a Recycling Center
Thursday, April 21:
  • 1pm Kinder Crafts
  • 6pm Chess Club and Family Game Night

Friday, April 22:  EARTH DAY!!

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

Saturday, April 23:

  • 10:30 Email Basics
  • 11am Storytime
  • 12pm Fitness Seminar
  • 2pm Green Living Seminar
Sunday, April 24:
  • Library Open Regular Hours