CELEBRATING OUR 125th CHARTER ANNIVERSARY, 1889 - 2014!!
COMING UP THIS WEEK, March 10th through March 16th:Bloomin' Knitters, Monday, March 10th, 6:00 PM
Toddler Time, Monday, March 10th, 9:15 AM
Book Buddies, Tuesday, March 11th, 6:30 PM
Storytime, Wednesday, March 12th, 10:00 a.m.
First CASTLE QUEST PARTY Thursday, March 13th, 6:30 PM
"Ancient Faces" with Dr. Stephen R. Phillips, Friday, March 14th, 6:30 PM
IT'S A READERS' PARTY!Independent readers age twelve and under, join Castle Quest members on Thursday, 13 March at 6:30 PM for stories, refreshments, and a rousing game of Badge Bingo. Find out what the Quest is all about and become a member!
DR. STEVE RETURNS AT LASTThe Library is delighted to offer a very special program, postponed from February, to older children and adults on Friday, 14 March at 6:30 PM.
Dr. Stephen R. Phillips, Curatorial Research Coordinator in the Egyptian section of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, is back at long last for another of his fascinating talks on ancient Egypt. "Ancient Faces: Mummy Portraits from Roman Egypt" looks at the evolution of mummification throughout Egypt's history through the hauntingly modern portraits of her long-ago people. This program is sponsored by the Outreach Lecture program of the Museum and is free to the public, but commemorative mugs and buttons will be on sale to help finance Dr. Steve's next visit.
CARNIVAL COMES TO THE LIBRARYOn Thursday, 20 March, musician and teacher Robin Beck presents a special treat for lovers of both music and animals. Good listeners age three and up are invited in for "Carnival of the Animals". There will be a craft project after the program. Everything starts at 6:30 PM, for children accompanied by an adult.
LONELY SOCK CLUB WILL BE BACK!It's crafts for teens and adults.
In April, the Club takes on a challenge: Book Binding in Miniature. Learn how to put a book together, then supply your own deathless prose. Join us at 6:30 PM, Thursday, 17 April to make one of your own. All materials will be provided for at least one book.
The Bloomsburg Public Library is an agency of the United Way of Columbia County