Catawba County News

This Week at Your Library [Jun 30-Jul 07]

This Week at Your Library [Jun 30-Jul 07]

June 26, 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
Mondays, July 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30 at 10 am
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.

Tranquility Pots
Monday, July 2 at 5:30 pm (in Spanish) and Thursday, July 19 at 4 pm (in English)     
Children will create a tranquility pot to serve as a reminder or keeper of the good deeds they will do for someone else.

Teen Theater: Wonder
Thursday, July 5 at 4 pm 
Based on the young adult novel, this story follows a young man as he struggles to enter mainstream school with facial differences.

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

 

CLAREMONT
828.466.6817

CHILDREN / TEENS / FAMILIES
STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Tuesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24, and 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
Online Job Searching
Friday, July 6 at 4 pm
We'll use www.DigitalLearn.org to look for jobs online through classified sites, job search sites, and company sites.

“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
Tuesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 at 2 pm
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
Online Job Searching
Friday, July 6 at 1 pm
We'll use www.DigitalLearn.org to look for jobs online through classified sites, job search sites, and company sites.

 

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.

#KindnessRocks/#LibrariesRock
Thursday, July 5 at 2 pm
Children may choose to decorate a “kindness rock” or create a “library rock” for an upcoming landscaping project.

Teen Movie: The Dark Crystal
Friday, July 6 at 2 pm
Teens 12+ are invited to view Jim Henson’s classic high fantasy film. Light refreshments.

STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Saturdays, July 7, 14, 21, and 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.

STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Mondays, July 2, 9, 16, and 23 at 1 pm
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.

PAWSitive Reading
Thursday, July 5 from 3:30-5:15 pm
Come read to a certified therapy dog. Grades K and up. Registration is required. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-20 minute session.

Saturday Ready to Learn Storytime
Saturday, July 7 at 10 am
Join us for a special storytime with songs, sensory play, crafts, and stories designed to prepare preschoolers to learn.

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

 

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.

DIY: Patriotic Wreath
Monday, July 2 at 6:30 pm
Make a red, white, and blue wreath for the Fourth! All materials will be provided, but bring a glue gun if you have one. Please call 828.466.6818 to register.

STEAM: Music & Sound Coding
Saturdays, July 7, 14, 21, and 28 at 10 am
Our 8-week course of computer coding using Google CS First continues. For 6th graders+.

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
One-on-One Technology Help
Tuesday, July 3 from 4-5 pm
Bring in your phone, tablet, or laptop to get help with technology questions. Register for a 20-minute session by calling 828.466.6818.

Bilingual Zumba (English/Spanish)
Tuesdays, July 3 and 10 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).

“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.

ADULTS / CAREER / TECH
Chair Dancing
Fridays, July 6, 13, and 20 at 9:30 am
Exercise to the beat on your seat or on your feet! We'll get in shape and increase our energy levels, all at a doable pace.