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At the Library

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Children's Library Corner

Spring is almost here. Only nine more days. I don't know about you but I think everyone is ready for more sunshine and warmer temps.

Dr. Seuss would like to thank all those who attended his birthday party @ the Cherokee Public Library March 2. It always makes a birthday special when one can share stories, games and fun with friends.

The Cherokee Public Library will have a surprise program on Thursday, March 11 at 2 p.m. All ages are welcome and be sure to wear your favourite hat.

Preschool Story Time is on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. 11 a.m. for three to five year olds. Join us for stories, songs, finger plays, and crafts.

Homeschoolers will meet on Wednesday, March 10 from 2 p.m. 3 p.m. This is a great time to get together with other homeschoolers and share ideas with each other.

Youth In Action students will meet Thursday, March 18 from 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

The detective work is only half done. So put on your sleuth hats and come prepared to discover which art work is the rogue painting at the art gallery exhibit.

After School Bunch will meet Tuesday, March 23 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Join us for some meteorology activities, stories, and crafts. Don't' forget to ride bus #3 to the library.

The few changes have taken place in the children's and youth department upstairs at the library. The children's books on tape and CD display is now located by the bins in the children's section. Dr. Seuss's books are being highlighted on a shelving unit next to the parenting section. Books about Spring, St. Patrick, and Easter are just around the corner from the Dr. Seuss books.

The youth department has some new spinners for displaying paperbacks. The magazine area for the youth has been moved and the new March/April POP STAR magazine is waiting to be read. If you come to the library and you can't find something be sure to ask the librarian.

It's hard to believe, but I am already getting things lined up for our Summer Reading Program. The theme this year is Make a Splash at Your Library. The program will run during the month of July. Lisa Laird from Orange City, and Indiana Bones, a legendary storyteller have agreed to come and "Make a Splash" with their puppetry, magic, and storytelling. More information will be given as it grows closer to July.

Don't forget to pick up a March newsletter and don't forget Daylight Savings Time starts this weekend.

Peg Wurth
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