COMING UP THIS WEEK, January 26th through January 31stBloomin' Knitters, Monday, January 26th, 6:00 PM
BOOK SALE EXTENDED INTO TUESDAY, January 27th
TODDLER TIME begins, Monday, January 26th, 9:15 AM
PAJAMATIME, Thursday, January 29th, 6:30 p.m.
TODDLER TIMETwenty minutes of fun every Monday at 9:15 AM will return on Monday, 26 January. Toddlers age 18 months to 3 years old can enjoy stories, songs and activities. Registration is not required, but adult accompaniment is.
PAJAMATIME GREETS GROUNDHOGWill he see his shadow? Will you have fun with stories and a craft project on Thursday, 29 January at 6:30 PM? The answer to at least one of these questions will be YES, if you are a good listener age three and up and can round up an adult to come along. Slide into some warm pajamas and settle in!
NEW CLUB FOR AIR ENTHUSIASTSBeginner, intermediate or expert: drop by every month to learn a new design, or teach one to your fellow fliers. It's the PAPER AIRPLANE CLUB & FLY-IN and the next meeting will be Monday, 9 February, after school until 4:30. Paper and instructions will be supplied; folding will be followed by a chance to try out your creations.
GAME NIGHTJoin gamesters age 6 and up for games of all kinds every month. Drop by February 26th at 6:30 PM to see what's new. Each month, players will choose which games to play next.
Socrates Cafe: Does Modern Medicine Delay the Aging Process Or Just Slow the Dying Process?
Has modern medicine merely drawn out the dying process? How do we balance quality vs. quantity of life? If the patient dies, has the doctor failed? Should medical care be limited to palliative care after age 70? Age 80? Age 90? How long do you want to live? Join us for a death-defying discussion on Tuesday, February 3rd, at 6:30 p.m. at Bloomsburg Public Library.
BOOK BUDDY READING HELP
Our therapy dogs, Riley, Chloe and Bella will be here on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. to help children practice their reading aloud skills. Their next visit is on February 10th.
Tumblebooks for younger children features online stories. The perfect spot on a rainy day! All you need is the Flash plug-in on your computer (available for free at www.macromedia.com)Just click TUMBLEBOOKS for preschool to grade 1 material. Happy tumbling!
EReader, iPad and mobile device users, click on the drop-down menu "CHOOSE" on the upper right and pick Mobile for tumbling fun wherever you go. You can also find children's books on BOOKFLIX, part of the POWER Library group of databases.
A CHALLENGE FOR YOUNG READERSIt's called The Van Tassel Castle Quest and if you are an independent reader age twelve or under, with your own Library card, you can join. Ask any Librarian for all the details. Sign up now and see what it's all about. Get more information HERE. Read what Questors have to say about the books they've read HERE.
The Bloomsburg Public Library is an agency of the United Way of Columbia County