Storytime is today at 11am! We'll be reading a fun story, singing silly songs, and making a cool dragon pal!
We're so excited to be the hosts of an exciting book launch today at 2pm through 3:30pm with two local authors! Authors Kathy Fry-Miller and David Doudt will be reading, selling and signing copies of their new book. There will be lots of free activities for kids, including decorating emoji cookies, making beanbags, playing with finger puppets, and more!
"A children's story about the Kit of Comfort, a childcare center in a suitcase. The Kit of Comfort suitcase assists Children's Disaster Service volunteers in caring for young children who have experienced trauma following natural disasters, such as a flood, hurricane, wildfire, or tornado. Volunteers arrive at disaster sites with a Kit of Comfort full of carefully selected toys that promote healing through creative, expressive play."
What do you get when you combine puzzles and adult coloring? Painting by Sticker! This craft is as soothing as it is entertaining... with numbers to guide you, you’ll place stickers in a specific spot and end with a beautiful picture that looks like it was painted! We invite adults and teens to join us in the Conference Room today at 3:45pm for a chill time to listen to music, chat, and "color" by sticker!
If you enjoyed the Pollinator garden that was installed on library grounds last year, you’ll definitely want to hear all about this year’s coming attraction today at Tuesday, April 5th at 6pm! The Pollinator committee (comprised of Master Gardeners, NMPL staff, and Purdue-Wabash County Extension staff) is at it again. Come hear all about the plans for 2022 in this informative presentation in the Blocher Community Room.
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.