Middlebury Public Library
101 E. Winslow St., 825-5601
A “mini-bike” obstacle course is scheduled for Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Community Rooms. Tricycles and other small bikes will be provided. There will be a leader board, and the fastest competitor will win a prize.
The event is open to participants of all ages. Refreshments will be served.
The public is invited to the library May 6 at 1 p.m. to see the film “The Book Thief.” The movie is based on the bestselling book about a young German girl who transforms the lives of those around her during World War II.
Yak, Snack and Read
Upcoming Yak, Snack and Read sessions are planned. The next spring Yak is set for May 13. the Day Yak (1 p.m.) will discuss “Paper Towns” by John Green. The Night Yak (7 p.m.) will discuss “The Summons: A Novel” by John Grisham. Register at the front desk to pick up a copy of the book.
Spring sessions of children’s programs at the library are drawing to a close.
The last spring session of Books and Babies (for children up to 18 months old) is Thursday at 11 a.m. The final spring sessions for Toddler Time (children 18 to 36 months old) will be May 6 and 7 at 10 a.m., and the final Pre-School Story Time (3- to 5-year-olds) sessions will be May 6 and 7 at 11 a.m. The last spring session for Home School Club (children in kindergarten through fifth grade) will be at 2 p.m. May 1.
See the Kids homepage on the library website for program details. Register at the Children’s Desk or online at the Event Calendar in the left sidebar of the library website.
Nappanee Public Library
157 N Main St., Nappanee, 773-7919