These new books just came in and will be available for check out on the new shelf soon. Interested in a specific title? Call the front desk to place a hold!
Storytime is today at 11am! We’ll be reading “The Patchwork Bike”, making music with rhythm sticks and creating a patchwork bike piece of art! 🚲
BeTween is today at 3:45pm in the Makerspace and younger kids are invited to come to Open Lego Hour for a free time to create and build with legos!
Our FIRST Hoosier Storyteller program is today at 6:30pm! North Manchester native, Andrew Chinworth. Chinworth has traveled and lived in many locations but none more interesting than the house he built in a neighboring community--Lagro, Indiana. Chinworth has built a cabin in the woods run by solar power. Join us for a presentation that will outline his process and discuss the reasoning behind this project!
Come to Creative Kids today at 3:45pm for Scribble Art!
Teen Makers is today at 3:45pm in the Makerspace. Join us after school!
Will Banana, Orange, and Co allow Tomato to join them in the "Fruit Bowl"?
"Is That You, Eleanor Sue?" or is it . . . a bearded wizard, a purring cat, or a cranky neighbor?
Why is Noah Webster so upset ("The Great Dictionary Caper")?
There's only one way to find the answer to these and many other burning questions - go check out the new book display in the picture book room!
Brave girls stand up to injustice in "Amal Unbound," "Betty Before X.," and "Mad Wolf's Daughter." "Lightning Girl" navigates the complexities of middle school while living with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and "Little Charlie" faces a moral dilemma when he comes face-to-face with a plantation owner's fugitives.
Our latest additions to the chapter book collection will transport you to Scotland, Pakistan, 1940's era Detroit - and everywhere (and every time) in between!
Scavneger Storytime is today at 11am! We’re reading the classic favorite “The Little Mouse, The Red Ripe Strawberry and the Big Hungry Bear” today at Scavenger Storytime! We'll also be disguising our own red ripe strawberry from the big hungry bear and going on a scavenger hunt! 🍓 🐭 🐻
Evening Tales is tonight at 6:00pm and in honor of Black History Month we’ll learn the traditional art of Adinkra Fabric Stamping from Ghana, West Africa. Participants will learn the meanings behind various Adinkra symbols and have the opportunity to make their own length of Adinkra cloth to take home with them.
These new Young Adult books just came in and will be available for check out soon! Interested in a specific title? Call the front desk to place a hold!
These new fiction and non-fiction books just came in and will be available to check out soon! Interested in a specific title? Call the front desk to place a hold!
We'll have THREE Storytime's next week - Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 11am! Join us on Monday at 6 pm for Evening Tales to learn to speak Fantse phrases, shake hands like a Ghanaian, and explore printmaking with traditional Ghanaian Adinkra symbols (each of which has a special meaning). Creative Kids will be making paper bag ninjas on Wednesday at 3:45pm and then be sure to come to Open Lego Hour on Thursday at 3:45pm! Our FIRST Hoosier Storytellers is Thursday at 6:30pm with Andrew Chinworth! Come hear his story and don't miss next week at the library!
Registration is now open for our March Cookies & Canvas! See a clerk at the front desk for more info. All sign ups require an $8 non-refundable deposit.
The mission of the North Manchester Public Library is to provide materials, programs, and services necessary to meet the recreational and educational needs of the community in a comfortable and easily-accessible facility, which is a community center of activity and information.