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March Activities

2nd-Read Across Amercia Day/Dr. Seuss Birthday   We will be giving out Dr. Seuss goodies, and you might just see Cat in the Hat and a Thing or Two!
3rd–Storytime 10 a.m. ages 0-6
6th–Crafternoon 1 p.m.-Billie will show us how to make a cute paper bag album for favorite recipes.
8th and 15th-Adult color 10-1
Spring Break Week:
19th: Coco rated PG 1 p.m.
20th: Justice League Rated PG-13 1 p.m.
21st: Ferdinand Rated PG 1 p.m.
22nd: Play Day! We will have treats, Games, puzzles, coloring and more! 10a.m. – 12 p.m. All ages!
23rd: Jumanji Rated PG-13 1 p.m.
27th: Board of Trustees Meeting 7 p.m.
28th: BOOK FAIR!
29th: BOOK FAIR!
30th: BOOK FAIR! 20% for all Grandparents!
31st: BOOK FAIR!
**All employees of the USD #436 School District will receive 10% off any purchase! All homeschools will receive 10% off any purchase!
Summer Reading is coming up fast!  This year’s theme is “Libraries ROCK!”. We will have more information coming up in April here, in the Chronicle, our Facebook page, and in the Library.

New Books Jan 2018

New Books

Every Breath you Take-Mary Higgins Clark

The People vs. Alex Cross-James Patterson

The Gift-Shelley Shepard Gray

Never Never-James Patterson (also in Audio)

Home Sweet Murder-James Patterson

Murder, Interrupted-James Patterson

Oath of Honor-Lynette Eason

Out of the Ashes-Tracie Peterson

Unbound-Stuart Woods

Quick and Dirty-Stuart Woods

City of Endless Night-Preston & Child

The Wife Between Us-Greer Hendricks

Sisters Like us-Susan Mallery

About that Kiss-Jill Shalvis

Dark in Death-J.D. Robb

The View From Rainshadow Bay-Collen Coble

Fall From Grace-Danielle Steel

Hang Him Twice-William Johnstone

Monahan’s Massacre-William Johnstone

Murder Beyond the Grave-James Patterson

The Great Alone-Kristin Hannah(also in audio)

<Unbound-Stuart Woods

<Robicheaux-James Lee Burke

<Operator Down-Brad Taylor



^ Large Print

*Young Adult

~ Junior Fiction

< Audio

February 2018 Activities

Monday, February 12th will be a Come and Go Kid’s craft afternoon! This will be from 3:30-6 with Miss Billie in the Learning Center.

Friday, February 16th we will show the movie “Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie starting at 4 p.m. This is for kids of all ages, however, kids 4 and under will need an adult 18 and over to accompany them. Popcorn and drinks will be served!

Monday, February 19th, we will be CLOSED in observance of Presidents Day.

Wednesday, February 21st, Adult Crafternoon with Billie in the Learning Center at 1 p.m. She will be showing us a plastic canvas craft. Please call, email, or Facebook us your RSVP, spaces are limited. This is for ages 15 and up.

Tuesday, February 27th is the Board of Trustees Meeting at 7 p.m. The public is welcome to attend!

Wednesday, February 28th, we will be CLOSED for staff training in Iola.

December 2017 Activities

Food for Fines continues through Saturday, December 9th at 2 p.m.
(1 can/box of non perishable = $1 in fines) We are partnering with the Caney Fire Department and the Caney Betterment Group, who will distribute the food to families in need in the Caney Area.

Monday, December 11th-While school is out, break the “I’m bored”s with a Christmas Ornament Make and Take! All ages welcome, children 4 and under will need adult supervision. This is a drop in craft, from 3:30-5. It shouldn’t take longer than 15 minutes for your child to complete their ornament, so be sure to drop by!

Wednesday, Dec 20th is Adult Color Day from 12-4. Come in and relax your holiday hustle and bustle stress away.

Thursday, Dec 21st at 10 a.m. we will be showing Christmas favorite, ELF! Get into the Christmas spirit by watching Buddy’s antics and much on some Christmas goodies with us!

We will be closed Monday, Dec 25th and Tuesday, Dec 26th for our Christmas break.

Friday, Dec 29th, we will host a “Hang at the Library” afternoon. We will have games, puzzles, coloring, crafts and snacks from 12-4. All ages, kids and adults. Children under 4 will need an adult 18 or over to hang with them.