Catawba County News

This Week at Your Library [Dec22-Dec29]

This Week at Your Library [Dec22-Dec29]

Published: December 20, 2018

MAIN IN NEWTON
828.465.8665

CHILDREN / TEENS / FAMILIES
Ready to Learn Storytime
Thursday at 10 am
Songs, sensory play, crafts, and stories designed to prepare your preschooler to learn.

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
Tai Chi
Thursdays in December at 4 pm
This graceful martial art has been shown to reduce stress and anxiety while increasing flexibility and balance. Think of it as meditation in motion; tai chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movement. Suitable for all fitness levels, open to ages 14 and up (parental signature required for those under 18). 

“Ask a Master Gardener” @ the Library
Now it's easy to get professional gardening recommendations anytime. Just submit your questions to an “Ask a Master Gardener” question box at the library.


SOUTHWEST
828.466.6818

CHILDREN / TEENS / FAMILIES
Ready to Learn Storytime
Thursdays at 11 am 
Songs, sensory play, crafts, and stories designed to prepare your preschooler to learn.

Baby Bounce              
Thursdays at 2 pm
This sweet, 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play, and singing for our youngest learners (birth-24 months). Playtime follows. 

Make-and-Decorate Holiday Ornaments
December 3-22, anytime
Patrons of all ages are invited to make various ornament crafts each week and help us decorate our Holiday Tree. Everyone is welcome to make and take an ornament as well as create one for the tree.   


ST. STEPHENS
828.466.6821

CHILDREN / TEENS / FAMILIES
Ready to Learn Storytime
Thursday at 10 am
Songs, sensory play, crafts, and stories designed to prepare your preschooler to learn.  

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
English as a Second Language Classes
Saturdays, December 22 and 29 at 9 am
ESL classes are terrific resources for people whose native language is not English. Through instruction and conversation, participants will gain confidence and skills in speaking, reading, and comprehension. For details, call the library at 828.466.6821 or Centro Latino at 828.330.0477.