Build your own DIY wood craft at the Library! This program is made possible by the generous donation of tools and craft sets from Home Depot. Each child must have an adult caregiver present. Please register in advance.
Did you know that you could have fun and cool off at the pool and visit your library at the same time? Avoid the summer slide by playing an engaging game of giant Scrabble or giant Word Winder. Don't forget to visit the book mobile and check out a book for a pool side read!
Have you ever read a choose your own adventure book? Come to this party where you can build your own adventure as you go around the library! We will have special guests to meet, crafts that promote Build a Better World, and exciting games around every corner! All supplies provided.
A special guest from the Gem City Roller Derby will be here to show you the ins and outs of roller derby. We will then have "rolling" wheel games, some yummy snacks, roller derby name generating, and a hands on look at the gears used in the roller derby. All supplies provided.
Do you feel overwhelmed by your family’s possessions and unsure how to get them under control? Do you desire a simpler home environment with room for everyone to relax and breathe? Led by Rose Lounsbury, professional organizer and mother of three, this presentation will focus on practical strategies families can use to incorporate minimalism--the age-old philosophy that less is more--into their modern, busy lives.
Cyber security is more important than ever. More and more, we are conducting business online which makes us more susceptible to cyber attack. Learn about basic ways to protect yourself against malware and scams while staying safe in cyberspace.
T. J. McGuire is the author of Mid-life Chrysler (Aldrich Press, 2017) He was the winner of the Paul Laurence Dunbar Memorial Poetry Prize in 2005, and was recently nominated for the Slippery Elm Prize in 2016. He is also a proud member of the Antioch Writers’ Workshop alumni for scholarships awarded to him by Mock Turtle Zine. Multiple works of his have appeared or are forthcoming in Mock Turtle Zine, Slippery Elm, Red Fez, The AWW Collection and Flights.
He will be offering this workshop for teens where he will help them make poetry and explore their creativity.