At Stettler Public Library, something for everyone Oct. 14

Remember, library closed for Thanksgiving

Oh, the time of turkey, pumpkin pie and family. Yes, Thanksgiving is this weekend and the Stettler Public Library has something to keep everyone busy while waiting for the family to arrive.

Discover your roots and explore your family tree with the Stettler Genealogy Club on Thursday Oct. 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the Stettler Public Library. All researchers regards of experience are welcome to attend. For further information contact David Guba at 403-742-8369 or dguba@telus.net. A great way to get the conversation started around the dinner table.

On Friday Oct .6 we are going to be having the ultimate double bill! Join us at 1 p.m. for the movie “Ballerina” followed by “Power Rangers” at 2:30 p.m. School’s out so bring your friends. And, yes, popcorn will be served.

The Stettler Public Library will be closed on Monday, Oct. 9 to allow our staff to enjoy Thanksgiving with their families.

Saturday Oct. 14 is chalk-full of fun stuff to do at the library. First off, start your day with the monthly Pokémon Swap Meet at 10:30 a.m. Meet your friends to play, swap and battle your Pokémon. Jasper also has great snacks! The Beginner Super Smash Bros. Tournament will begin at 12 p.m. Grab your friends and join the tournament for an afternoon of Mario fun!

Lastly, why not “carve” a pumpkin in a must-less messy way. Join Crystal at 1:30 for Crystal’s Crochet Club where you can learn to crochet cute little Jack-O-Lanterns! Everyone is welcome. All skill levels accepted!

Keep the night of Friday Oct. 27 open for all the little ghosts, goblins, princesses and superheroes. The 5th Annual Monster Bash is back to give the kids a safe and fun night celebrating Halloween. Join us for games, food, crafts and prizes. There is a fee for this event: $10 per child or $25 per family, all adults get to attend for free. Watch for more details in the weeks and days to come.

Read and Rhyme is definitely a program that will put a smile on your face. Join Lindsey on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 10:30 a.m. for rhymes, songs, games and crafts for ages 0 to 5. We have also added Baby Rhyme Time on Mondays and Wednesdays for ages 0 to 12 months at 10:30 a.m. Both programs are drop-in and are so much fun! So little people start dragging your big people to the library for a morning of songs and giggles.

As always, for the most updated information please check spl.prl.ab.ca or our Facebook page for news of any other neat events and activities!

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