Summer programs over, fall programs underway

Our summer program is over. Thank you to Chelsey, Lindsey, Morgan and Taigen for all of your hard work with Eureka.

Stettler Public Library News

Our summer program is over. Thank you to Chelsey, Lindsey, Morgan and Taigen for all of your hard work with Eureka. With the end of summer comes the beginning of school and all of the Stettler Public Library’s fall programs. Put these dates on your calendar and come and join us.

Read & Rhyme Playtime returns in the fall with a new day and new time. Beginning on Sept. 2, Read & Rhyme will be entertaining children ages 0-5 with songs, rhymes and play on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at 10:30 a.m.

Our teen book club, Spine Crackers, will be meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 5 p.m. to discuss the book “Incarnate” by Jodi Meadows. Discuss the book with other teens and chat with the author, Jodi Meadows, via Google Chat. Copies of the book are available at the Library.

Reader’s Circle, our long-running book club, will be returning on Thursday, Sept. 4 at 7:30 p.m. when we have a spot of tea and discuss “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca Skloot. Copies of the book are available at the Library.

Math/Science Tutoring returns for the new school year on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 5 to 6 p.m. Join Elaine for more math and science help on every Tuesday at 5 p.m.

Celebrate International Literacy on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 6:30 p.m. with the International Dessert & Appetizer Night.

Join the Stettler Public Library and the Stettler Adult Learning Family Literacy Team as everyone samples potluck appetizers and desserts and enjoys Rhonda McCulloch Danceology students entertain with their fabulous dancing. Remember to bring the recipe to share of your wonderful culinary creations.

Join Dustin Morton from Alberta Agriculture as he leads an informative hour on bedding your garden down for the winter on Saturday Sept. 13 at 10:30 a.m.

Tech Time for Seniors is back on Thursday, Sept. 18 at 2 p.m. Bring your questions about your e-reader, tablet, cell phone, or e-mail.

Join the Writers Club on Thursday, Sept. 25 at 6:30 p.m. and it is open to writers of all ages and writing levels.

Celebrate Alberta Culture Days on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 1:00 pm as the Stettler Public Library and the Alberta Writers’ Guild presents children’s author Hazel Hutchins. This 45-minute presentation will include readings from Hazel’s books, audience participation and quick glimpses of “the story behind the story”. Most suitable for children ages five to 10, this is a great family event and everyone is welcome.

Do the little multi-coloured bricks rule your life? Join the Lego Club on every Saturday from 1p.m. to 4 p.m. for hours of Lego fun.

There is more to come, I am sure.

Check 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.

 

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