Storytime is every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am; Evening Tales will be making popsicle stick silhouettes Tuesday at 6pm and Creative Kids is Wednesday at 3:45pm after school! Tweens are invited to come to the Makerspace Thursday at 3:45pm for video games, snacks and open makerspace stations while Lego Club is also Thursday at 4pm for younger kids! For those who have registered, our Doodles AND Kid's & Canvas programs are taking place Saturday - don't miss it!
There's lots happening next week at the library!
Brrr! This rainy, chilly weather gives us the spooks - just in time for the Haunted History Presentation this evening!
Sit back and listen, if you dare, to the entertaining and chilling tales of the historical hauntings of the Midwest. Stories of the S.S. Eastland, Brookfield Zoo, Fort Dearborn Massacre and John Dillinger (to name just a few) help to guarantee goosebumps!
Performed by nationally known actor, Terry Lynch. This presentation is for adults (because it's a bit spooky).
Creative Kids is today at 3:45pm - come after school and craft with us!
Teens are invited to join us in the Makerspace afterschool at 3:45pm for snacks, video games and open Makerspace stations!
Come receive help with basic computer issues at our Open Tech Hour tonight at 6pm! For more information on that, click HERE.
Join us tonight @ 6 PM for the first Evening Tales of fall. We'll be making dragons from cupcake liners and reading a story or two.
Children's Department Assistant
October begins next week and we're celebrating with some awesome programming! Storytime is every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am; our popular Evening Tales program is back Tuesday at 6pm with cupcake liner dragons and Creative Kids is Wednesday at 3:45pm! Struggling with your smart phone or laptop? Come receive help with basic computer issues at Open Tech Hour, Wednesday at 6pm! We're so excited about the Haunted History presentation on Friday at 6:30pm, so be sure to click HERE for more information on that program! Lastly, our Fall Writing Retreat will be Saturday at 10am (no registration required).
We hope you'll join us next week at the library!
Join us at 11am for our Storytime program! We'll be reading "Yes We Can!" by Sam McBratney and coloring fall pictures to take home!
Between is today at 3:45pm in the Makerspace - join us after school!
For kids, we have our popular Lego Club today at 4pm - come create with us!
Bring in the kid's after school for our Creative Kids program at 3:45pm! We'll be making a scratch off pictures!
For teens, Teen Makers will be at 3:45pm in the Makerspace - join us for snacks, video games and creating at the Makerspace stations!
"The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood is now available for check out to all patrons participating in the October Book Discussion! Both large print and regular print copies are available at the front desk.
Next week is Banned Books Week! Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community — librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types — in shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular. Celebrate YOUR freedom to read by stopping by the front desk and checking out a Banned or Challenged book from our display or pick up a Banned Books Bookmark to take home! For more information on Banned Books Week, click HERE.
Our LAST Science Club will be Monday at 3:45pm - join us for the World of Bubbles! Storytime is Tuesday and Thursday at 11am; and Creative Kids will be meeting on Wednesday at 3:45pm for scratch off pictures! Lego Club is Thursday at 4pm and Costume Bingo Night is Friday at 6:00pm! Dress in your favorite costume and come win some awesome prizes!
You don't want to miss next week at the library!
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.