Want to learn to download and listen to free audio books or read EBooks? Tech Tuesdays are back at the Grant County Public Library. Tech Tuesday happens by appointment on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. Please call the library at 432-6543 as appointments are limited.
“The library staff would love to help you read free EBooks and audio books using our Overdrive system,” stated Library Director Jody Carlson. Or maybe you need help with Microsoft Office or FaceBook. Call for assistance with these and other programs.
Junior Makers is the second Tuesday of each month at 3:30 p.m. Starting September 13, Junior Makers will create a pumpkin using recycled books. Future sessions include: Legos, Knex, take home craft projects, Lego story kits, and more. Registration for the September 13th session is required. Call 432-6543.
Afternoon Tea with Downton Abbey
Enjoy a spot of tea with the Crawley family and fellow Abbey watchers. The Downton Abbey series resumes on Wednesday, September 21, at 12:30 p.m. beginning with Season 4. Two episodes will be shown and royal refreshments served (bring your own maid). Enjoy more episodes each Wednesday through December. No registration is required. “If you need to catch up to Season Four, the other seasons are available for checkout on DVD’s,” Carlson said.
Children up to age six are invited to stop for a story and take home craft on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:00 a.m. The first session is scheduled for Wednesday, September 21. As Dr. Seuss says, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Library will meet Monday, September 12, at 7:00 p.m. in the library community room. There are no membership fees. The group will discuss the Homecoming parade and Treat Street. The Friends group is also looking for volunteers to read at the Reading Adventure library program as well as at Tot School.
Saturday, Sept 10 – Last day of book sale. Get them by the bag.
Monday, Sept 12 – Friends of the Library meeting 7:00 p.m. Everyone welcome.
Tuesday, Sept 13 – Tech Tuesday. Call 432-6543 for appointment
Tuesday, Sept 13 – Junior Makers- 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept 21 – Reading adventures – 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, Sept 21 – Afternoon tea with Downton Abbey- 12:30 p.m.
Sept 25-October 1 – Banned Books Week
Tuesday, Sept 27 – Tech Tuesday. Call 432-6543 for appointment.
Wednesday, Sept 28 – Afternoon tea with Downton Abbey- 12:30 p.m.