All Library branches will be closed and the Mobile Library will not make its scheduled stops on Thursday, Nov. 27, in observance of Thanksgiving Day.

WILLARD BRANCH PROGRAMS

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Monday, December 1, 2014

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts November 01; call 742-4258.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

  • Off the Hook Crochet Club
    5:30 pm to 6:30 pm for adults.
    Love to crochet? Want to learn how? Gather with us to visit, work on your own projects, share ideas and patterns, or receive beginner's instruction. Some instructional materials will be provided for use in the Library, or bring your own. Knitters welcome!

Thursday, December 4, 2014

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

  • "The Moonflower Vine"
    Book Discussion
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm for adults.
    By Jetta Carleton.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

  • Minecraft Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 6:00 pm for grades 7-12.
    Join us for an afternoon of Minecraft-themed fun! We'll play Minecraft, eat snacks and have crafts available for those who don't play. Bring a friend! Materials will be provided.

Saturday, December 13, 2014

  • Toons and Treats
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for all ages.
    Do you like cartoons from the 80s and 90s? Enjoy an old-school Saturday morning with some of your favorites, rated TV-G or PG. Come in your pj's, bring your stuffed animal and we'll provide tasty treats.
  • LEGO Brick Challenges
    2:00 pm to 4:00 pm for grades K-6.
    Ready, set, build! Take part in a variety of engineering and artistic challenges using LEGO bricks. Kids and families will be given free time to play with LEGO bricks. Each session will also feature an engineering challenge designed to stimulate scientific thinking and foster ingenuity through creative competition.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thursday, December 18, 2014

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • A Very Grinchy Storytime
    11:00 am to 12:00 pm for infants-age 6.
    Help the Grinch find his holiday spirit during this very Grinchy storytime! We'll watch 1966 classic "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," not rated, and read other holiday titles.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Monday, January 5, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts December 01; call 742-4258.

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

  • Off the Hook Crochet Club
    5:30 pm to 6:30 pm for adults.
    Love to crochet? Want to learn how? Gather with us to visit, work on your own projects, share ideas and patterns, or receive beginner's instruction. Some instructional materials will be provided for use in the Library, or bring your own. Knitters welcome!

Thursday, January 8, 2015

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Saturday, January 10, 2015

  • Toons and Treats
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for all ages.
    Do you like cartoons from the 80s and 90s? Enjoy an old-school Saturday morning with some of your favorites, rated TV-G or PG. Come in your pj's, bring your stuffed animal and we'll provide tasty treats.
  • LEGO Brick Challenges
    2:00 pm to 4:00 pm for grades K-6.
    Ready, set, build! Take part in a variety of engineering and artistic challenges using LEGO bricks. Kids and families will be given free time to play with LEGO bricks. Each session will also feature an engineering challenge designed to stimulate scientific thinking and foster ingenuity through creative competition.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

  • Rubber Ducky Storytime
    11:00 am to 12:00 pm for infants-age 6.
    Celebrate everyone's favorite bath time pal during this special National Rubber Ducky Day storytime!
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

  • "Lila"
    Book Discussion
    1:00 pm for adults.
    By Marilynne Robinson.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Monday, February 2, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts January 01; call 742-4258.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

  • Off the Hook Crochet Club
    5:30 pm to 6:30 pm for adults.
    Love to crochet? Want to learn how? Gather with us to visit, work on your own projects, share ideas and patterns, or receive beginner's instruction. Some instructional materials will be provided for use in the Library, or bring your own. Knitters welcome!

Thursday, February 5, 2015

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • I "Heart" Pete the Cat Storytime
    11:00 am to 12:00 pm for infants-age 6.
    Pete the Cat loves Valentine's Day! Celebrate with him at the Library during this special storytime.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

  • "Elmer Gantry"
    Book Discussion
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm for adults.
    By Sinclair Lewis.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

  • Minecraft Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 6:00 pm for grades 7-12.
    Join us for an afternoon of Minecraft-themed fun! We'll play Minecraft, eat snacks and have crafts available for those who don't play. Bring a friend! Materials will be provided.

Saturday, February 14, 2015

  • Toons and Treats
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for all ages.
    Do you like cartoons from the 80s and 90s? Enjoy an old-school Saturday morning with some of your favorites, rated TV-G or PG. Come in your pj's, bring your stuffed animal and we'll provide tasty treats.
  • LEGO Brick Challenges
    2:00 pm to 4:00 pm for grades K-6.
    Ready, set, build! Take part in a variety of engineering and artistic challenges using LEGO bricks. Kids and families will be given free time to play with LEGO bricks. Each session will also feature an engineering challenge designed to stimulate scientific thinking and foster ingenuity through creative competition.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

  • Racing to Read Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Stuffed Animal Sleepover
    11:00 am to 12:00 pm for infants-age 6.
    Your stuffed animal is invited to spend the night at the Library! Drop off your friend anytime before 3 p.m. on Monday, February 23. Come back the next morning, February 24, at 11 a.m. for storytime and see what your stuffie was doing while you were sleeping!

Thursday, February 26, 2015

  • Teen Thursday
    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm for age 13-grade 12.
    If it's Thursday afternoon at the Willard Branch, it's Teen Thursday! Stop by for games, crafts, movies (rated PG-13 or under) and special events!

Monday, March 2, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts February 01; call 742-4258.

Monday, April 6, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts March 01; call 742-4258.

Monday, May 4, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts April 01; call 742-4258.

Monday, June 1, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for adults.
    Learn computer, Internet and software skills at your own pace using instructional software and videos. Topics include basic computer skills, Windows, Internet Explorer, Photoshop, QuickBooks, Web design, Microsoft Office, Apple products, MAC OS and more. We also offer Computer-Instructed Keyboarding to help you gain new typing skills or improve the skills you already have.
    Registration starts May 01; call 742-4258.
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