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Library News October 23

 

Library Buddies at Main

Join us for our morning playgroup on Mondays from 10:00 – 11:00 am. We will be sharing picture books on NOOK eReaders, playing with Brain Boxes, cars, Play-Doh, blocks, etc. Simple snack provided for kids.

 

Family Fall Break Storytime

Join Youth Librarian, Ms. Julie, as we read books, sing songs, and do activities based on a Fall Break theme. Storytime will be followed by either a simple craft or a snack.  Main Library, Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.

 

Family Build Day at Vista

Bring the whole family down to the Vista Grande Library every Tuesday from 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. to play with building toys for all ages. Legos, K’nex, erector sets, and more

 

Storytime at Vista Grande

Join Mr. David for stories, rhymes, songs and educational play; Storytime will be followed by a puppet show. Preschool Storytime begins at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday and Toddler Storytime begins at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday.

 

Tween Gaming at Vista Grande

The Vista Grande Public Library offers Tween Gaming with a variety of video games and board games. The program meets Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Parents are required for children under the age of 12.

 

Sci-tech Club at Vista Grande

Join Mr. Jacob for a robotics, technology, and coding club after school on Thursdays at 4:00 p.m.  Program is intended for children ages 7 to 12. Parents must be present in the library for children under the age of 12.

 

First Things First Fun Van

The Fun Van is a FREE program for parents/grandparents/caregivers and accompanying children ages 0-5 years old.  This program can foster a love of books by developing a habit of reading with your child from a variety of quality literature you borrow and return each week. It also teaches parents reading strategies to expand their child’s thinking and promotes language and literacy development. Fridays: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Vista Grande Library and at the Main Library from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

 

Yoga for Kids at Main

There is no better way to engage your child than through the simple practice of yoga. Yoga can help your three to five-year-old child have fewer tantrums, better sleep, increased motor coordination, improved ability to follow directions and easier relaxation. Join us for a very basic 30-minute yoga class. Mats will be provided for the children. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring water. Class begins promptly at 9:15 a.m.

 

Spooky Campfire Stories

Bring your flashlights and get ready for Halloween with some spooky fun for the whole family. Join Mr. David for silly and scary stories by the campfire, complete with smores! Monday, October 30 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

 

Beginning Electronics Class for Adults

Curious about electronics but don’t know where to start? Mr. Gary Croll will teach you the basics of circuitry board work, visuals, and other aspects in the science of electrical energy control in a two-week class. Free and open to the public. Max 12 students, call 520-421-8652 to register. Thursdays, October 19 and 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 

Continuing Spanish Conversation Group

For those who already know Spanish and feel a little rusty, join us in a very casual setting as we converse about our day, learning new words and brushing up on our pronunciation with a former linguist, Senora Alicia Davis. Come to the Vista Grande Library Thursday, October 26 from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.

 

Tech Help – Fridays at Vista Grande Library

Library staff will answer questions about your device, loading e-books, apps, music, and solving those annoying little problems that we all have from time to time! You must bring your own device. Drop in on

Fridays between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

 

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