Monroe Library March, 2013 programs
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Ready Readers, Baby and Me Storytime: Tuesdays, March 5, 12, 19 and 26, 10:30 a.m. Stories, songs, rhymes, and activities that inspire a love of reading. Playtime follows. For newborns through 18 months. Caregiver required.
Ready Readers, Toddler Storytime: March 6, 13, 20 and 27, 10 a.m. AND 11 a.m. Stories, music and movements that nurture the desire to read in toddlers. Playtime or craft may follow. For ages 18 months to 3 years. Caregiver required.
Ready Readers, Preschool Storytime: Thursdays, March 7, 14, 21 and 28, 10 a.m. Books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for reading. For ages 3-5.
Ready Readers, Preschool Storytime (Bilingual): Thursdays, March 7, 14, 21 and 28, 11 a.m. Books, sing-along songs, and creative activities that prepare young minds for reading. For ages 3-5. Presented in English and Spanish.
Flannel Story Workshop: Tuesday, March 19, 11 a.m. and
Thursday, March 21 at 11:30 a.m. Learn how to make stories come to life with colorful flannel shapes. Materials provided.
Reading with Rover: Saturday, March 23, 11 a.m. The Reading with Rover program is designed to help kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence.
Monroe Library Teen Advisory Board: Tuesday, March 5, 3:30 p.m.
Meet Lindsay, the new teen librarian, enjoy some snacks, and share ideas for library programs, purchases and improvements.
ESL Talk Time: Mondays, March 11, 18 and 25, 7 p.m. A time for adults to practice speaking English in a friendly and supportive setting. This free, drop-in program is led by a library volunteer.
Wednesday Writers: Wednesdays, March 6, 13, 20 and 27, 7 p.m. Weekly support and writing guidance, by published author Bernadette Pajer. All writers welcome, fiction and non-fiction.
Basic Food Outreach: Tuesday, March 12, noon. Stop by the table in the lobby to get information and have your questions answered about the DSHS Basic Food Program between noon and 2 p.m.
Monroe Book Group, “The Girl Who Fell from the Sky:” Tuesday, March 12, 7 p.m. This month’s book selection is “The Girl Who Fell from the Sky” by Heidi W. Durrow. Copies are available for checkout at the Customer Service Desk.
Spring Book Sale: Saturday, March 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Five Buck a Bag discount begins at 1:00pm. All proceeds support the Monroe Library.
Beginning Catalog and Internet Class: Saturday, March 30, 10 a.m.
Learn to search the Internet, access library databases, set up an email account and use the library catalog. Please pre-register at the Information Desk or by calling the library.