Goshen News, Goshen, IN


March 11, 2013

LIBRARY NEWS: 'Read That!' group to meet in Goshen



Public Library

115 E. Main St., 457-3022


Women’s History Month

The theme for Women’s History Month this March is women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Library patrons are encouraged to check out one of more than 20 books about women innovators, or tell the staff about a book they’d like to have added to the library’s collection.

Book club

Kidz Book Club will have a special selection read by guest reader Janell Eltzroth this week. Children who can read to themselves are invited to the book club meeting Tuesday from 5 to 6 p.m. Participants will have a snack, share favorite books and preview the newest books at the library. There will also be a surprise activity.

‘My Antonia’

The public is invited to discuss the Kosciusko County Community Book Read, “My Antonia,” during a Wednesday meeting at 6:30 p.m. Coffee will be served.


Public Library

101 N. Main St., 658-4312

Dial-A-Story, 658-9540


Preschool Story Time

Children 3 to 6 years old are invited to Preschool Story Time to hear “The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog” by Mo Willems, as well as stories about elephants and pigs. Mini hot dogs will be offered, and the children will make puppets. The group meets Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 7 p.m.

Afternoon Knitting Club

The Afternoon Knitting Club will meet March 22 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the library meeting room.  Experienced knitters will be on hand to offer assistance to those who need help with their projects.


Public Library

505 W. Vistula St., 848-7458


Teen Tech Week

Teens are invited to special events at the library this week for Teen Tech Week:

• Today, 6 p.m. — “Super Smash, Brothers, Brawl Tournament”

• Tuesday, 6 p.m. — “Make a Robot at the Library!”

• Wednesday, 6 p.m. — “Computer Game Night”

Ebooks are coming

Patrons are invited to contact library staff with suggestions for ebooks to add to the library’s collection.

Change in policy

Starting April 1, for-profit groups will be assessed a fee for use of the meeting room. Call the library for details.

Adult Book Club

The Book Club will meet Wednesday at noon. The selection will be “Room” by Emma Donoghue. Copies will be available at the circulation desk.  

Spring Story Time

Registration is under way for Spring Story Time. Sessions take place Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. Children ages 3 to 5 are invited to participate to hear stories, music and make a craft to take home. Call 848-7458 to register. Last dates for this session are March 25 and 26.

Book clubs

Boys and Girls Book Clubs members will read “Dear Mr. Henshaw” by Beverly Cleary. Boys meet Tuesdays from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. through March 19; girls meed Wednesdays from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. through March 20.  Children in grades three through five are invited to participate. Register by calling 848-7458.

Calling All Crafters

The Calling All Crafters group will meet Tuesday and March 26 at 6 p.m.

Teen Otaku Club

Teens interested in manga and anime are invited to the Teen Otaku Club  March 19 at 6 p.m.

Soul, Ink

Writers of all ages and levels are invited to the Soul, Ink, writers’ group March 20 at 6 p.m.

Lego Club

The next Lego Club meeting is set for March 29 at 3 p.m. Participants of all ages are welcome.

Teen game night

Teens are invited to the library for video games, board games and snacks April 2 at 6 p.m.

New computers

There are now two computers available to use in the children’s department that are loaded with programs designed to be interactive, educational and entertaining.

To submit news for “Library News,” which is normally published every Monday in The Goshen News, e-mail to news@goshennews.com no later than Wednesday each week.

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