Hooray, it's Storytime day! Join us today at 11am for Storytime in the Blocher Room. We'll be making this sweet fox craft, singing songs, and reading a story!
Head to the Makerspace today at 3:30pm for BeTween!
Make your way through the slime bar with many kinds of cool mix-ins to create your own custom slime. Save time for Canvas Pump Painting. Don’t forget to play in the Orbeez filled pools. And did we mention the Shaving Cream Fingerpaint tables? There’s even a rumor that Mentos Geysers will be back... it's all happening today at 2pm at our Marvel-ous Slime event! EVERYONE is welcome!
Teen Makers is today at 3:45pm - we'll see you in hte Makerspace!
Happy Storytime day! Join us at 11am for songs, a story, and this cactus craft! Isn’t it adorable?! 🌵
Come enjoy a relaxing hour of creativity at our Paint By Sticker program today at 3:45pm in the Blocher Room!
Dirty Diggers is tonight at 6pm, and it's all about Chocolate Midges! These bugs may not look like much but without them, the world would not be as sweet. Learn all about these tiny but mighty flies while snacking on some delicious Fair Trade Chocolate!
Happy Monday folks! Are you ready for another superhero-themed Passive Craft of the Week? Turn yourself into your favorite superhero with Paper Plate Spider-Man Masks! Stop by the Passive Craft table ANY time this week to make your own.
Come to the library tonight at 6pm for Evening Tales! Customize your own kebab with your favorite fruits - and then enjoy eating them!
Whether you are new to knitting and crochet, or have been enjoying this relaxing craft for years, you'll love our weekly Knitting & Crochet Group here at the library! Come join others in the NMPL Conference Room on Friday afternoons for a relaxing time to work on your current craft projects and to meet new friends!
Beginner and eager to learn? You'll find a helpful teacher here! Beginners should bring a pair of needles (size 6 to 9), and a skein of light colored, worsted weight yarn. Worsted weight yarn is also labeled 4. Light colors are recommended as it is easier to see individual stitches with the light color.
All are welcome!
Lego Club is today at 3pm! The pools are out so get to work! It’s time to see if you have the skills to construct a Lego boat that will float!
IT'S BINGO DAY! With the temps climbing, we know you're in need of a good summer afternoon activity... enter Family Bingo at NMPL today at 2pm in the Blocher Room! We'll be playing for a full hour and we have some absolutely FABULOUS prizes for adults, kids, and teens to win. Enjoy this sneak peek of the goods and we'll see you this afternoon!
Teen Makers is today at 3:45pm in the Makerspace - see you there!
Join us on Facebook tonight at 6pm to make another DIY craft for your home! Out of just a few embroidery hoops and yarn, you can create a beautiful celestial wall decoration.
Our Quilting and Crafting Club is today from 10am to 4pm in the Conference Room - grab your latest craft project and come sew with us!
It's Storytime day! We'll be in the Blocher Room at 11am for songs, a story, and a cute veggie craft!
Looking to get out of the sun this afternoon? Join us for our Paint By Sticker Class in the Blocher Room at 3:45pm! This popular all-ages program allows attendees to create beautiful masterpieces out of stickers - it's fun, easy, and super relaxing!
Dirty Diggers is today at 6pm! This week’s pollinator pal is vitally important for the nutrition of people living all over the world. The Yucca/Cassava plant is unfamiliar to many of us living here in Indiana so this is a great opportunity to learn more about this staple and try out some yummy dumplings made of cassava!
It's time for a new batch of Binge Boxes! With the heat rising this week, we know a lot of you will be spending time inside, and what better way to pass the time than watching movies? We're revisiting Disney's Live Action remakes, traveling through history, and celebrating Agatha Christie... these Binge Boxes will definitely help keep boredom at bay! Stop by today to check one out, or call the front desk to place a hold.
It's a new week and that means it's time for a new Passive Craft! Continuing our superhero-themed summer, we're making Paper Bag Batman today. Stop by the Passive Craft table ANY time this week to create your own!
Evening Tales is tonight at 6pm and we'll be exploring Bernoulli's principle in action with Levitating Ball Monsters!
It's Day 2 of the Little Bookshop on Market Street! Gently used books for all ages will be for sale for $1 (or 1 NMPL buck). Funds raised will support library programming.
Tacos Los Gordos will be selling their irresistible Mexican food and kids will enjoy building at the Lego station, running around on the Flat Playground, and playing the new lawn games donated by Summer Reading sponsors Masonic Lodge, Deming 88 and The Order of the Eastern Star, Ivy Chapter.
Come between 1pm-3pm on Saturday to enjoy horseback rides on Dusty! Batman will make an appearance from 11am-1pm on Saturday, reading stories and taking pictures with fans!
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 an easily-accessible facility, which is a community center of activity and information.