Get an up close look at a tractor-trailer, fire truck, and police car on Tuesday, July 2 at 6:00 PM, behind the Library. Representatives from Cheeseman Transport, Southwest Mercer Fire Department and the Fort Recovery Police Department will bring vehicles for kids to look at, climb in, and ask questions. Join us for this free event that is part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program.
What foods taste great and benefit us? Let's find out in a fun way with Jen Thompson. With out of this world options and suggestions for healthy eating, you won't want to miss this program on Monday, June 24th at 1:30 PM. This program is part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program.
Join us for a trip back in time. Matthew Keeler, a Musical Antiquarian, will be joining us at the library on Tuesday, June 25th, at 10:30 AM to share a fun program showcasing music and instruments of the past. Kids of all ages will enjoy this musical journey! This program is part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program and is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Come, learn and explore different ways to power rockets during this outdoor program with Mrs. Niekamp at the Library on Wednesday, June 19 at 1:30 PM. This program is part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program.
Get wild about animals with the Mobile Teaching Zoo from Wild Hearts African Farm. Join us for a 1 hour program with live animals as we learn about birds, mammals, reptiles, bugs and more on Tuesday, June 11 at 4:00 PM. This program is part of the 2019 Summer Reading program and is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Do you know how far apart the planets in our solar system are? Come learn with us as an educator from the Armstrong Air & Space Museum gives a hands-on presentation for kids at the Library on Friday, June 7, at 10:30 AM. This program is part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program and is sponsored by the Friends of the Library
Kids come and sit down with some of the players from the Grand Lake Mariners on Tuesday, June 4th at 10:30 AM, and enjoy a story time and craft. Everyone is sure to have a "ball"! This program is part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program.
Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Children's Book Week with us! 100 children's books at the Library have been chosen as favorites. If your child finds a specially marked book, they can add their name to a birthday candle to put on the library wall. We need 100 candles by the end of the week. Come help us!
Join us at the Library, Tuesday, May 7 at 5:00 pm or 6:00 pm, and create your own summer fairy garden. Presenter, Jenni Smith, will show us how to use small objects and lots of imagination to make a pretend home for fairies. Materials will be provided and all ages are welcome to attend. Children must be accompanied by an adult. The cost for this event is $5.00 per person and registration is required. Money must be paid in advance for this event. Please stop by the Library by April 30th to make your reservation. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Members of the crochet club will be at the Library March 19, March 22, and March 23, to crochet for a cause, to raise money for the JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation). Participants will be creating "lapgans" to be donated to area nursing home and assisted living facilities. Visit the team page at https://www.jdrf.org. For more information, contact the Library at 419-375-2869.