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December 17, 2012

Activities planned at local libraries

Goshen

Public Library

601 S. Fifth St., 533-9531

537-0241, Children’s Services

534-6650, Audiovisual Services

http://www.goshenpl.lib.in.us/


The Crafty Bandits group will meet on Dec. 28 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Teen Space, located on the library’s main floor. The project will involved duct-tape crafts

No sign-up is required. This event is open to young people in grades six through 12.    

Storytime Express

Storytime Express sessions are set for Wednesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. “Christmas Stories” are the theme this week.  Fingerplays, songs and a craft activity are also featured.  This program is free, and is recommended for children ages 2 to 5.

Boys & Girls Book Club

Registration is under way for the Boys & Girls Book Club featuring Battle of the Books. Call the Children’s Desk at 537-0241 or come in to register for the third- through fifth-grade Book Club.

Children will be reading books for this spring’s Battle of the Books event. Only 10 girls and 10 boys can sign up for this session. Book Clubs begin the week of Jan. 7. Boys will meet on Tuesdays and girls will meet on Thursdays, both at 4 p.m.

First-Grade

Reading Club


Registration is under way for this club, which will begin meeting Jan. 9 and thereafter every Wednesday at 4 p.m. in the Children’s Story Hour Room. Call 537-0241 for more information.

Bristol

Public Library

505 W. Vistula St., 848-7458

www.youseemore.com/bristolwash

Ornaments for sale


The public is invited to purchase Christmas ornaments made by the Friends of the Library group. The ornaments, on display at the library, are available $4.50 apiece, or two for $8.

Teen Otaku Club

Teens will meet at the library Tuesday at 6 p.m. for a Christmas-themed meeting. This club is for teens who are interested in Manga and Anime. Call 848-7458 for details.

Soul, Ink

The next meeting of the Soul, Ink writers’ group will be Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Scavenger hunt

The public is invited to participate in the holiday scavenger hunt at the library from Dec. 26 to Jan. 4.

Closed for Christmas

The library will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

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