Posted on Monday July 25, 2016 at 01:04PM
The main branch is operating on our summer hours, so we are closed on Saturdays throughout the months of July and August.
RISE Event: Floating Food Puffy Faces will be on Thursday, July 28th from 10-11am. How do the astronauts go to the bathroom in space? See the astronaut's home including where they sleep, how they eat and experience how astronauts adapt to their new home with interactive demonstrations. You will discover the everyday challenges of how astronauts in orbit live from a mock-up of space station living quarters! It doesn't get any closer to home than this. Suitable for ages 8-13.
Watch Out! The WILD ones are looking for you and they are hungry! RUN! Join Storyteller Mary Hays as she provides this lively program to compliment the TD Summer Reading theme "Wild". Run, Run, You Can’t Catch Me! RISE event will be held on Tuesday, August 9th from 11-noon at the main branch. Intended audience: Ages 3+
Grossology will be presented by the St. Louis Zoo on Thursday, August 11th from 2-3pm. Poop, vomit, and slime make this class a guaranteed gross time! We’ll investigate why animals do ‘gross’ stuff, how it helps them to survive, and meet some disgusting animals – and you might be surprised by who you’ll meet! Recommended for ages 10+
Come to the main branch on Friday, August 12th from 11-Noon to Learn to Draw: Pokemon & Calvin. Feeling creative? Listen to some stories and learn to bring characters from Pokemon and Calvin (from Calvin & Hobbes) to life in this interactive videoconference. Recommended for ages 10+.
RISE event - Life Cycle of a Sea Turtle on Thursday, August 18th from 3-4pm at the main branch. Discover the life cycle of a sea turtle during a live lesson with a staff member at Sea Turtle, Inc. Learn about how mama turtles lay a nest, hatchlings crawl to the sea, and sea turtles migrate in the ocean. You'll even get to see a live sea turtle in our rehabilitation center! Recommended for ages 5 - 10
Pokemon Savenger Hunt is now on at the Stuart MacPherson Public Library. All ages are welcome to join in the fun to find the eight Pokemon characters hiding in the library. No technology is needed and badges will be awarded.
TD Summer Reading Club 2016 "Let's Get Wild" with the Lac La Biche County Libraries. Registrations have started and need to be done in person at the main branch so you can receive your reading club package. Whoever reads the most titles from July 1st to August 31st will win prizes. Call 780-623-7467 for more information. SRC events are open to all ages and will be held on Wednesdays from 2-4pm. Some of the upcoming themes include: Dive In, Wild Hacking, Duct Tape Boats, Wild Patterns and Guess Who.
For more information about our programs and services please call the main branch at 780-623-7467.
Author: Lac La Biche County Libraries