Lots of reading and writing at the library

With the new school year come new classes, new friends, and new opportunities. The same goes for the Stettler Public Library.

Submitted by Lindsey Gelech

Stettler Public Library News

With the new school year come new classes, new friends, and new opportunities. The same goes for the Stettler Public Library.

Make sure to join us this fall for all of our new and returning programs, you won’t be disappointed.

Reader’s Circle will be meeting this Thursday, Sept. 4 at 7:30 p.m. to discuss “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca Skloot, and enjoying a cup of tea. If you haven’t read this book yet, copies are still available at the library.

Elaine will be back on Tuesday, Sept. 9 for math and science tutoring. She will be here every Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. to help you out!

Join us for the International Dessert and Appetizer Night on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 6:30 p.m. Bring an appetizer or dessert along with a recipe card to share with others while you sample a few tasty creations.

Join the Stettler Public Library as well as the Stettler Adult Learning Family Literacy Team while we also enjoy a performance from the Rhonda McCulloch Danceology students.

Need help winterizing your garden? Don’t fret: Dustin Morton from Alberta Agriculture will be here on Sept. 13 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to give you a few tips on this subject.

Tech Time for Seniors is back. Join us on Thursday, Sept. 18 at 2 p.m. for help regarding cell phones, e-readers, e-mail, computers, or anything related to basic technology.

Is writing something you enjoy? Well then make sure to check out our Writers Club on Thursday, Sept. 25. Come to the library at 6:30 p.m. with a writing utensil, paper, and a head full of ideas.

The Stettler Public Library and the Alberta Writers’ Guild would like to present children’s’ author Hazel Hutchins. Hazel will be here on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 1 p.m. to help celebrate Alberta Culture Days. Join us for a 45-minute presentation, which will include audience participation and readings from Hazel’s very own books. Everyone is welcome.

Don’t forget about Read and Rhyme Play Time every Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. It’s full of fun and great for your toddlers.

Is Lego your life? Make sure to join us every Saturday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the library where you can build and create to your heart’s content.

To find out more about the library and our programs, check out our website (http://spl.prl.ab.ca), our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/StettlerPublicLibrary) or see our tweets (www.twitter.com/stettlerlibrary) for last minute details about our programs.