Catawba County News

This Week at Your Library (Jul28-Aug04]

This Week at Your Library (Jul28-Aug04]

July 24, 2018

MAIN IN NEWTON
828.465.8665

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

PAWS to Read
Tuesdays from 4-6 pm
Children are invited to read to trained therapy dogs Nicole, Lexie, or Fudge. Call to make an appointment.

STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Monday, July 30 at 10 am
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.

STEAM: Got Plants?
Monday, July 30 at 5:30 pm
We'll learn about the importance of plants and their various edible parts! Healthy snacking will be available, along with healthy dips.

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
Bilingual Yoga for Everyone
(English/Spanish)
Thursdays at 6:30 pm

Take advantage of this free class for all skill levels. Open to ages 14 and up (parental signature required for those under 18).

Zumba
Monday, July 30 at 6 pm
A dance and movement activity that’s too much fun to call exercise. Ideal for all skill and ability levels and open to ages 14+ (parental signature required for those under 18).

Art & Music Journaling
Tuesday, July 31 at 4 pm
For adding more color to your life, translating ideas into images, making use of old magazines, or keeping up with your music.

“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


CLAREMONT
828.466.6817

CHILDREN / TEENS / FAMILIES
STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Tuesday, July 31 at noon
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues as we explore digital composition. For rising 6th graders and up.

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
“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


CONOVER
828.466.5108

CHILDREN / TEENS / FAMILIES
Baby Bounce
Wednesdays at 10 am
This sweet, 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play, and singing for our youngest learners. Playtime follows.

Ready to Learn Storytime
Fridays at 10 am
Songs, sensory play, crafts, and stories designed to prepare your preschooler to learn.

STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Tuesday, July 31 at 2 pm
our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.

Upcoming: End of Summer Learning Party
Thursday, August 2 from 4-6 pm
Turn in your completed summer reading log to be entered into a drawing for prizes! Then, collect an ice cream treat, enjoy an augmented reality activity, and leave with a temporary tattoo that you can turn into a hologram!


MAIDEN
828.428.2712

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

STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Saturday, July 28 at 12:30 pm
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.


SHERRILLS FORD-TERRELL
828.466.6827

CHILDREN / TEENS / FAMILIES
Baby Bounce
Fridays at 10 am
This sweet, simple, 30-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play, and singing for your youngest learners.

Ready to Learn Storytime
Wednesdays & Thursdays at 10 am
Songs, sensory play, crafts, and stories designed to prepare your preschooler to learn.

Pre-K STEAM: Dino Dig!
Monday, July 30 at 4 pm
Learn about dinosaurs, excavate fossils, and become a junior paleontologist as we dig for dinos! Registration recommended. Ages 3-6.

Teen Disney Tunes
Tuesday, July 31 at 4 pm
Disney fans can compete to name the most Disney movie songs and then design a Disney tumbler. Ages 13+. Registration required.

Upcoming: End of Summer Learning Party
Friday, August 3 at 6 pm
Celebrate the end of summer learning with an ice cream party and prizes for completing your summer reading goal. Your reading log is your ticket to this after-hours party!

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
Online Job Searching
Monday, July 30 at 1 pm
We'll use DigitalLearn.org to get an overview of how to look for a job online. Topics will include classified sites, job search sites, company sites, and staying safe from scams.

 “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, simple, 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play, and singing for our youngest learners (birth-24 months). Playtime follows.

STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Saturday, July 28 at 10 am
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.

End of Summer Learning Party
Tuesday, July 31 at 6 pm
Celebrate the end of summer learning with an ice cream party and prizes for completing your summer reading goal. Your reading log is your ticket to this after-hours party!

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
“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


ST. STEPHENS
828.466.6821

CHILDREN / TEENS / FAMILIES
Ready to Learn Storytime
Wednesdays & Thursdays at 10 am
Tuesday evenings at 6 pm

Songs, sensory play, crafts, and stories designed to prepare your preschooler to learn.

STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Mondays, July 30 and Aug 6 at 6 pm
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.

Hip Hop Fitness Class
Monday, July 30 at 6 pm
Ages 12 and up. Parental permission and signature are required before participation.