shares from Miss Jena at the Pulaski County Libraries:
*Our Winter Reading Program is underway, but, you can still register! The youth program is open to young children from birth through first grade. Register any time in February at either library branch! Participants who complete the program will receive a book to keep and a certificate!
*We also have a Winter Reading Program for adults! For every book you read in February, visit the Pulaski Library to enter a prize drawing. One book=one entry. Prize drawing will take place the first week in March.
*We are offering a story time at the Pulaski Library on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m. throughout February. This Saturday, join guest reader Ms. Sally!
*Pokemon Club meets this Monday from 4-5 p.m. at the Pulaski Library. Children of all ages welcome; bring your Pokemon cards to trade!
*Lego Club meets February 16 at the Dublin Library at 5:30 p.m.. No need to bring anything--just show up!
*Our first Yoga Story Time is scheduled for Friday, February 26 at the Pulaski Library at 4 p.m. for ages 4-7.
*Starting in March (date TBA), we will offer two playgroups for infants and toddlers! The Pulaski Library group will meet on Thursdays around 5 p.m. and the Dublin Library group will meet on Fridays at 10 a.m. Meetings will be unstructured; we will provide the space along with toys, board books, etc. This will be a great opportunity for infants and toddlers to play and socialize, as well as for parents/caregivers to mingle!
*Start working on your short stories! Coming later this month, we will be offering our 4th Annual It's All Write Short Story Contest, which offers cash prizes for the top stories in each age group. This contest is open to children in third grade and up, as well as adults!
*The Book Belles (a book group for girls ages 8-11) will meet Monday, March 7 at 5 p.m. at the Pulaski Library. Come prepared to discuss the book Matilda by Roald Dahl. FYI: It's not too late to sign up to participate; you can join us at any time. Just contact me before the next meeting so we'll know to expect you! Each meeting lasts about an hour and will include book discussion and a craft activity. Our April meeting is scheduled for Monday, April 4 at 5. We will discuss The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate.
*We also have several other book clubs; please contact me for more info or to sign up! The Page Turners- for advanced readers, ages 9-12, meets fourth Mondays at 4 p.m., Pulaski Library Page Turners Jr.- for newly independent readers in 2nd and 3rd grade, meets fourth Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m., Dublin Library The Spine Benders- for ages 13 and up, meets first Thursdays at 5 p.m., Pulaski Library