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Library News for March 25, 2011

Library news and events for March 25-April 3, 2011

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

Saturday, April 2nd: 

  • 1pm Resume Maker
  • 3pm Mango Language Learning and Ebsco Hobbies and Crafts

Saturday, April 9th:

  • 1pm Jobview
  • 3pm Texshare Reference Suite

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!


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.
  • Computer Basics: 3/26
  • Word Basics 4/7
  • 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.

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, March 25:

  • 10am Baby Bookworms Storytime (0-18 mos)
  • 10:45 Toddler Storytime (18-36 mos)
  • 11:30 Preschool Storytime (3-5 yrs)
Saturday, March 26:
  • 10:30am Computer Basics
  • 11am Mr Johnny and Sharon Concert
Sunday, March 27:
Monday, March 28: 
  • 10:45 Monkey in the Middle (ages 12-24 months)
  • 2pm Phonics Fun (ages 4-7)

Tuesday, March 29:

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

Wednesday, March 30:

  • 5pm Wacky Science: Windbags
  • 6pm Arts and Crafts: Bee Pins
Thursday, March 31:
  • 1pm Kinder Crafts

Friday, April 1:

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

Saturday, April 2:

  • 11am Storytime
  • 1pm Database Workshop: Resume Maker
  • 3pm Database Workshop: Mango Languages and Ebsco Hobbies and Crafts
  • 4pm Conversational English
Sunday, April 3: