July 31, 2014

Man Basket Raffle

BBQ Supplies and Home Tools!
Man Basket Raffle - drawing will be held Friday, August 15. 
This basket is chock full of BBQ cooking utensils, sauces, spices, chips
 as well as as assorted tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, 
hammer, measuring tape, etc. Everything a man needs to
 be well prepared around the home.
 Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5.00.
 All proceeds benefit the library.
 It is on view at the circulation desk.

July 25, 2014

Something Fun for Everyone!

Adult Program

Tues., July 29 - 6:30 pm - Sparks with Firemen
Meet local firemen and hear about what happens when sparks fly!

 Children's Programs - All take place at 1 p.m.

Mon., July 28 - Vibration Stations:
 learn about vibrations and different noises

Tues., July 29 - Soda Bottle Rockets: 
learn about rockets and make a soda bottle rocket 
(weather permitting we’ll launch them that day)

Wed., July 30 - "A Look at a Sheriff’s Resting Place" 
Tour of Jerry Collins Family plot complete with tombstone rubbings. 
Great fun for all ages! We will meet at the Rural Cemetery on Spencer Street.
 If it is raining an alternate program will be held at the library. 

Thurs., July 31 - Volcanoes:
 learn about and make a volcano

Fri. , Aug 1 - Going Viral: 
investigate germs...
where they live and how to get rid of them 
(come with dirty hands so we can examine them)

July 18, 2014

Look at These Great Programs for Children, Teens and Adults!

Mad Scientist Party for Teens and Adults
Tues., July 22 at 6:30 p.m.
Come dressed as a Mad Scientist!
Fun science activities, treats and projects!

Storm Day
Mon., July 21 - 1 p.m.
Learn and make projects about rain/thunderstorms, 
tornadoes, snow storms and more  

 Wildlife Defenders
Tues., July 22 - 12:30 pm (Special Time)
A wildlife education outreach group that shares 
live native and exotic animal species.
 You might seen an American alligator or an African Crested Porcupine.

George Steele - Become Aquatic Ecologists
 Wed., July 23 - 12:30 pm (Special Time) 
Become aquatic ecologists investigating life in freshwater environments. 
Collect specimens and learn about 
“who is who, what do they do, how do they grow and where do they go”
Master Gardeners: What are Seeds?
 Thurs., July 24 - 1 pm
 Investigate what’s in a seed and make a project to take home.

Fri., July 25 - 1 pm
Make a Christmas project to take home, 
something to give a Veteran and a Christmas sweet