|Mon:||10:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Tue:||10:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Wed:||10:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Thu:||10:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Fri:||10:00 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Sat:||10:00 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Sun:||Library is Closed|
2016 Summer Reading Program Schedule will be available towards the end of May.
Children’s Librarian: Susan Slater
Assistant: Kelley Wood
Library phone: 814 723-4650
PLEASE NOTE: Schools and/or groups of six or more that wish to attend events should call and speak to the Children’s Librarian to see if preregistration is required for the specific event. We can also schedule a program specifically for your group.
WEEKLY PROGRAM: (Preregistration not required unless you plan to bring a group of six or more.)
Toddler Time: Mondays, 10:30 a.m., Children’s Room. Preregistration not required. Geared towards ages one to four, but all ages are welcome. Librarian shares theme-based stories and songs, Children do a craft and engage in creative play at the end of each program. Dates: June 13, 20, 27; July 11, 18, 25; August 1.
Block Parties: Possible due to the Cruise into Kindergarten statewide grant, Block Parties provide children ample STEM opportunities for learning by playing with large wooden blocks. Block play builds the following skills: math, science, literacy & language, social, technology and creativity. Block Parties are geared for ages three to seven, though all are welcome. This program takes place in the Children’s Department. Dates: Second Monday (3:30-4:30 p.m.) and second Saturday (11:00 a.m. – noon) in the months of February to May. Monday dates include February 8, March 14, April 11, and May 9. Saturday dates include February 13, March 12, April 9, and May 14. Preregistration not required.
Game Night: Once a month in the Slater Room, 3rd floor, 3:30-7:00 p.m. Individuals 10 and older participate in games and activities offered by the Library. The best part is that it is not just for computers and game consoles. Table-top games, board games, card games and even pen & paper and RPG Gamers are welcome. You are invited to bring your Gaming Group. 2016 dates: January 27, February 24, March 30, April 20, May 25, June 29, July 27, August 31, September 28, October 26, November 30, December 28.
Portions of these programs are possible due to generous donations made at the Midwinter Library Benefit.