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February 4, 2013

Events planned at local libraries



Public Library

124 N. Elkhart St., 862-2465


Story Hour

“Let It Snow” will be the theme for Story Hour Feb. 11 and February 12 at 10:15 a.m. Children will hear a story about a little boy’s adventure in the snow.

Reading program

“Feed Your Mind — READ!” is the adult and high school winter reading activity, with prizes along the theme of cooking. “Free Your Mind” begins Feb. 11. Adults will read six books in nine weeks and keep a reading log. When the log is completed the participant will be registered for a chance to win one of three prizes to be given away April 15.

After-School Special

An After-School Special is set for Feb. 12 at 3:30 p.m. Bingo will be played using familiar winter items. This program is for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Registration is under way.

Toddler Time

A Valentine’s Day story will be heard during Toddler Time Feb. 13 at 10 a.m. Participants will also create a heart-shaped butterfly card.

Memorial book

“Chester: The Rooster” by Helga Moser is given in memory of Joyce Brovont by Mr. and Mrs. Max Lechlitner.

Dial A Story

“Groundhog Day” is the Dial A Story selection for this week. Hear this tale by calling 862-4441.


Public Library

101 N. Main St., 658-4312

Dial-A-Story, 658-9540


‘My Antonia’

The public is invited to a book discussion of “My Antonia” at the library Feb. 11 at 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.

Film screening

Library staffers will be showing a newly released movie Feb. 11 about a teacher who becomes a boxer to raise money for his school. Showtimes are at 10:30 a.m. or 2 p.m. Snacks will be provided. Wawasee students are off school this day.

Tax forms

Tax forms are available at the library. For assistance finding the right form, contact the clerk in the Adult Department.

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 Thursday each week.


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