We’re holding our first Storytime in our new outdoor space today (Tuesday) at 11am! We hope you’ll join us! 🌋 🌴 Participants are welcome to come inside and play in the playroom before the program starts - we'll be sure to let everyone know when the time comes for Storytime to begin!
For those who have registered, our special Slimeology presentation by Science Central is today at 3:45pm! We are so excited for this amazing event!
Our special showing of "Won't You Be My Neighbor" is tonight at at 5:30pm! ALL ARE WELCOME! Drinks and popcorn will be provided.
"From Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville, Won't You Be My Neighbor, takes an intimate look at America’s favorite neighbor: Mister Fred Rogers. A portrait of a man whom we all think we know, this emotional and moving film takes us beyond the zip-up cardigans and the land of make-believe, and into the heart of a creative genius who inspired generations of children with compassion and limitless imagination.
All are welcome. Drinks and popcorn will be provided!"
LENGTH: 1 hour 30 minutes
Evening Tales is tonight at 6:00pm! We'll be making Crayon Friends and reading a fun story! Don't miss it!
The first session of our Fall Writing Retreat begins today at 10am in the Blocher Room. Lead by Professor Beate Gilliar (Manchester University,) the writing workshop is broken up into five two-hour sessions over the course of a season. Each session has a specific theme to help participants create and share with the workshop attendees. Registration is not necessary and all are welcome.
For those who have registered, Doodles is today at 11am and Kid's & Canvas is today at 1pm!
We have an exciting week planned here at the library! For those who have registered our special Science Central: Slimeology program is Monday at 3:45pm! Join us for a hands on science lab for grades K-5! Students will love mixing up slime while investigating the properties of matter. We'll be showing the new "Won't You Be My Neighbor" documentary on Mr. Rogers on Monday evening at 5:30pm. ALL are welcome and drinks and popcorn will be provided. Rounding out the day, Evening Tales will be reading a fun story and making crayon friends Monday evening at 6pm!
Storytime is Tuesday and Thursday at 11am and Adventure Course is BACK on Wednesday at 3:45pm! Need help with basic tech issues? come to Open Tech Hour on Wednesday at 6pm! Lego Club will be Thursday at 3:45pm and our special Farmer's Market Storytime will be at the North Manchester Farmer's Market on Saturday form 8am to 11am!
We hope you'll join us next week at the library!
The Manchester Symphony Orchestra is hosting FREE Ukulele Group Lessons at the North Manchester Public Library!
WHO? Grades 2-6 5:00-6:00pm
Grades 7-Adult 6:30-7:30pm
(Note: Grade 2-6 participants will need to be accompanied by an adult, who will learn along with the student. This may be a friend or a relative. If an adult companion is not available for the student, please email the contact listed below.)
WHERE? North Manchester Public Library (NMPL), Blocher Room
WHEN? Series of six Thursday lessons: September 27th, October 4th, October 11th, October 18th, November 1st, November 8th
INSTRUCTOR: Brian Kruschwitz, Honeywell Foundation Artist in Residence
REGISTRATION: NMPL front desk, ask for "Ukulele Lessons Sign Up Sheet". Lessons are FREE by space is limited! sign up NOW! Ukuleles will be provided if needed.
QUESTIONS? Contact email@example.com
SPONSORS: Anthony Chiropractic, Car Recyclers, Modern Impressions, Harting Furniture, Hometown Hearing & Audiology, Riverbridge Electric, Tri Kappa, Tim Adams Insurance, Manchester Symphony Orchestra
Run wild with us today (Thursday) at Storytime! We’ll be singing silly songs, making a fun craft and reading a story! 🍃 🍂
BeTween is today at 3:45pm in the Makerspace! Join us after school!
There will be NO Adventure Course today. Join us next Wednesday at 3:45pm for the next Adventure Course program!
Teen Makers is today at 3:45pm in the Makerspace! Join us for snacks, video games and open Makerspace stations!
What are we checking out this month? The NMPL staff choose their favorite books to read on a crisp fall day! Check these out yourself, or stop by our Reader's Choice display to find something new!
We can't wait to start using our new outdoor programming space! Check it out outside the library next time you are in and stay tuned for special outdoor programming events!
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.