We are postponing our Socrates Cafe discussion tonight. We'll meet instead next Tuesday, March 10th at 6:30 p.m./h1
COMING UP THIS WEEK, March 2nd through March 7thBloomin' Knitters, Monday, March 7, 6:00 PM
TODDLER TIME, Monday, March 7th, 9:15 AM
SOCRATES CAFE, POSTPONED TO MAR. 10th, 6:30 PM
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME Wednesday, March 4th, at 10:00 AM
PATTY & PATRICK, Thursday, March 5th, 6:30 p.m.
TODDLER TIMETwenty 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.
GET READY FOR ST. PATRICK'S DAYIt 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, 5 March at 6:30 PM.
LEPRECHAUN EXPERT TELLS ALLOn 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 Wee Folk.
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 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 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