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COMING UP THIS WEEK, February 23rd through February 28th

Bloomin' Knitters, Monday, February 23rd, 6:00 PM
TODDLER TIME, Monday, February 23rd, 9:15 AM
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME Wednesday, February 25th, at 10:00 AM
GAME NIGHT, Thursday, February 26th, 6:00 p.m.

 

 

TODDLER TIME

Twenty minutes of fun every Monday at 9:15 AM will be waiting for toddlers age 18 months to 3 years old, they can enjoy stories, songs and activities. Registration is not required, but adult accompaniment is.

 

 

GAME NIGHT

Ever played CRAZY 8'S? That's the featured game on Thursday, 26 February at 6:30 PM. If you know your numbers and your hearts from your clubs, this is the game for you!

 

 

GET READY FOR ST. PATRICK'S DAY

It must be spring: shamrocks are popping up at the Library! Patty Shaffer and Karen Roszel get good listeners ready for the season with stories and a craft project all about St. Patrick's Day. Stop by on Thursday, 4 March at 6:30 PM.

 

 

LEPRECHAUN EXPERT TELLS ALL

On Thursday, 12 March at 6:30 PM, Hal Pratt will share his LEPRECHAUN LORE with all good listeners. He'll tell how to recognize them, how to catch them and how to get their gold. He also has some tales of humans foolish enough to think they can fool the Sidhe.

 

 

NEW CLUB FOR AIR ENTHUSIASTS

Beginner, 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 March, after school until 4:30. Paper and instructions will be supplied; folding will be followed by a chance to try out your creations. This month, learn to fold the NONSTOP, a plane with its own distinctive flight pattern.

 

 

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 March 10th.

 

 

 

 

 

TUMBLEBOOKS

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 READERS

It'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