All Library branches will be closed on Sunday, Apr. 5, in observance of Easter.

FAIR GROVE BRANCH PROGRAMS

Wednesday, April 1, 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.
  • April Fools' Day
    11:00 am to 6:00 pm for ages 3-9.
    Stop in the Library throughout the day for prank trivia, wacky crafts and treats. Join us for a special storytime at 11 a.m. as we read books that are super silly.

Saturday, April 4, 2015

  • Retro Cartoon Saturdays
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for preschool-grade 3.
    It's so sad that old Saturday cartoons like "Mighty Mouse" are gone, but the Library is here to save the day! Wear your pajamas and join us to watch retro cartoons and new counterparts, rated TV-G or PG, while we eat breakfast treats.
  • Fair Grove Branch Library Turns 15!
    12:00 pm to 6:00 pm for all ages.
    Help us celebrate 15 years of fun at the Fair Grove Branch Library! Snacks, prizes, games and lots of opportunities to share your own special memories of the Library will be available all afternoon.

Wednesday, April 8, 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.
  • "The Giver"
    Book Discussion
    1:30 pm for adults.
    "The Giver" by Lois Lowry. A One Read event.
  • Otaku Club
    3:30 pm to 6:30 pm for grades 5-12.
    Anime fans, unite! Join us every month for anime films and Asian treats.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

  • Noodle Day
    10:00 am to 6:00 pm for age 4-grade 5.
    Celebrate Noodle Day at the Library during Spring Break! We'll have puzzles to test your noodle, crafts using noodles and games played with noodles. Materials will be provided.
  • 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.
  • Noodle Day
    12:00 pm to 6:00 pm for grades 6-12.
    Dig into a big bowl of noodle fun as you tackle our timed obstacle course along with a delicious side of "use your noodle" brain games.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

  • Throwback Theater
    1:00 pm for all ages.
    Join us every month for classic family favorites! "The Apple Dumpling Gang," rated G.

Monday, April 20, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 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 759-2637.

Wednesday, April 22, 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.
  • Making Sense of Numbers Storytime
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Even young children need to understand the concept of money. But first they need to understand how numbers and counting work. We'll read fun stories, sing songs and do activities that build early math skills. A Money Smart Week event.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

  • Science Saturdays
    11:00 am for all ages.
    Join us every month for beautifully filmed documentaries about our planet and its wonders. "Babies," rated PG.

Wednesday, April 29, 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.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

  • Retro Cartoon Saturdays
    10:00 am to 12:00 pm for preschool-grade 3.
    It's so sad that old Saturday cartoons like "Mighty Mouse" are gone, but the Library is here to save the day! Wear your pajamas and join us to watch retro cartoons and new counterparts, rated TV-G or PG, while we eat breakfast treats.

Monday, May 4, 2015

  • "Star Wars" Day
    4:00 pm to 6:30 pm for grades 5-12.
    Enjoy all things "Star Wars" from lightsaber to Wookie, including crafts, snacks and contests. Materials will be provided.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

  • "The Great Gatsby"
    Book Discussion
    1:30 pm for adults.
    By F. Scott Fitzgerald.
  • Otaku Club
    3:30 pm to 6:30 pm for grades 5-12.
    Anime fans, unite! Join us every month for anime films and Asian treats.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

  • Bluegrass in the Park
    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm for all ages.
    Join us as we kick off the Summer Reading Program with an afternoon of live bluegrass music by Red Bridge Bluegrass in the park behind the Library. Bring a picnic for the family; no alcohol allowed. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Monday, May 18, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 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 759-2637.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

  • Throwback Theater
    1:00 pm for all ages.
    Join us every month for classic family favorites! "Candleshoe," rated G.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

  • Science Saturdays
    11:00 am for all ages.
    Join us every month for beautifully filmed documentaries about our planet and its wonders. "Born to Be Wild," rated G.

Monday, June 15, 2015

  • Edge Mobile Class: Learn It! Self-Paced Tutorials
    1:30 pm to 3:30 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 759-2637.
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