HAPPY NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK!
COMING UP THIS WEEK, April 13th through April 18thBloomin' Knitters, Monday, April 13th, 6:00 PM
TODDLER TIME, Monday, April 13th, 9:15 AM
PAPER AIRPLANE CLUB, Monday, April 13th, after school
BOOK BUDDIES, Tuesday, April 14th, 6:30 PM
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME Wednesday, April 15th, at 10:00 AM
FAMILY LEGO NIGHT, Thursday, April 16th, 6:00 p.m.
FRIENDS' COFFEEHOUSE, Saturday, April 18th, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
HEY, EVERYBODY--LEGO ALERT!Join us for an hour of building and sharing with Legos. Bring your own Legos or use our collection. Let's amaze each other with our Lego creations. It's a great chance for family and friends to have fun together. For all ages--Children must be accompanied by an adult.
CELEBRITY RABBIT VISITS FRIENDS' COFFEEHOUSE
They've done it again! The Friends of the Library have put together another one of their sensational coffeehouse mornings. Drop by on Saturday, 18 April, from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM. Enjoy delectable refreshments and Hal Pratt's famous BR'ER RABBIT STORIES. You'll be able to renew your membership or sign on as a new member of this great group.
REACH INTO THE STORY GRAB-BAGEnjoy favorites and an all-new craft project by a group of volunteer readers on Thursday, April 23rd. Drop by at 6:30 PM to join the fun. Kids, bring along your favorite grownup--they'll have fun, too!
TODDLER TIMETwenty minutes of fun every Monday at 9:15 AM will be waiting for toddlers age 18 months to 3 years old, when they can enjoy stories, songs and activities. Registration is not required, but adult accompaniment is.
NEW CLUB FOR AIR ENTHUSIASTSBeginner, intermediate or expert: drop by every week to learn a new design, or teach one to your fellow fliers. It's the PAPER AIRPLANE CLUB & FLY-IN, meeting every Monday after school until 4:30. Paper and instructions will be supplied; folding will be followed by a chance to try out your creations.
BOOK BUDDY READING HELP
Our therapy dogs, Riley, Chloe and Bella will be here on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. to help children practice their reading aloud skills. Their next visit is on April 14th.
TUMBLEBOOKS--NEW TITLES ADDED!
Tumblebooks for younger children features online stories. The perfect spot on a rainy day! All you need is the Flash plug-in on your computer (available for free at www.macromedia.com)Find out what's new in every category: choose your category, then click on the dropdown menu under "Sort by..." and choose "Newest." Just click TUMBLEBOOKS for preschool to grade 1 material. Happy tumbling!
EReader, iPad and mobile device users, click on the drop-down menu "CHOOSE" on the upper right and pick Mobile for tumbling fun wherever you go. You can also find children's books on BOOKFLIX, part of the POWER Library group of databases.
A CHALLENGE FOR YOUNG READERSIt's called The Van Tassel Castle Quest and if you are an independent reader age twelve or under, with your own Library card, you can join. Ask any Librarian for all the details. Sign up now and see what it's all about. Get more information HERE. Read what Questors have to say about the books they've read HERE.
The Bloomsburg Public Library is an agency of the United Way of Columbia County