Brown Bag Book Club
Noon Monday, Feb. 4
Join the discussion of The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel. Ages 18 & up. Bag lunch optional. New members welcome. No need to register.
Lunar New Year (Drop-In Program)
3:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5
earn about the Lunar New Year and create two crafts inspired by the holiday. Create your own lucky red envelope and a fortune cookie valentine to bring luck and joy to someone you love this year. This craft should take about 15 minutes to complete. No registration is required, just drop-in at any time during the program hours to participate. Join us while supplies last in this quick and simple craft.
Melted Crayon Art for Teens
3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6
Celebrate Valentines Day by making a gift full of hearts. We will be melting crayon shavings and creating a design on canvas! Supplies provided, please bring your creativity. Ages 12-18. No need to register.
6 p.m. Thursdays, Feb. 7 & 21
Improve balance, suppleness, focus, and strength. Reduce stress and increase your vitality. Bring a partner and enjoy the benefits of yoga together. Class taught by Phoenix Wilson, registered yoga instructor. Ages 18 & up. Registration required. Register for each class separately. Bring a yoga mat or towel. No prior yoga experience necessary.
2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13
Join the discussion of Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz. Ages 18 & up. New members welcome. No need to register.
3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13 (teens)
& 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14 (adults)
Join us as we enjoy the holiday brought to us by the popular TV show, Parks and Recreation.
Enjoy your time with friends while you craft your own unique heart canvas painting. Waffle snacks, hot drinks, and fun will be had by all. Teens bring your mom or female caregiver to enjoy this program with you! Ages 12-18 (Feb. 13); Ages 18 & up (Feb. 14). Registration required.
A Novel Idea Book Club
4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14 @ Tower Park Armory
Join the discussion of The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken. Ages 12-18. New members welcome. No need to register.
After School Hangout
3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20
Stressful day at school? We can help with that! Stop by the library to enjoy snacks, board games and video games. Ages 11-18. No need to register.
Dungeons & Dragons at Tower Park
6-9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22
All levels of experience welcomed as we play Dungeons & Dragons 5e. This session will continue with our campaigns, premade characters will be available for those without a character who would like to join. This session will be held in the Tower Park Armory, please use the doors facing the Tennis court parking lot. Ages 11-18. No need to register.
Signature Series: Elizabeth Cobbs
7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22
Award winning historian Elizabeth Cobbs will visit the library to talk about the captivating and tumultuous life of Alexander Hamilton and his wife Eliza Schuyler, the subjects of her best-selling book The Hamilton Affair. An autograph session is to follow. Free tickets required in advance. Ages 18 & up.
Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler! / Let the Good Times Roll!
3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27
Using feathers, glitter, confetti, and paint create your own Mardi Gras mask. We will also be doing trivia about New Orleans and Mardi Gras and enjoying King Cake. Ages 12-18. No need to register.
Programs for Children and Families
1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2
It’s time to clean out our craft closet. Come see what we found and make some cool projects. Families. No need to register.
Full STEAM Ahead
7 p.m. Mondays, Feb. 4. 11, 18 & 25
Get hands-on with Science, Tech, Engineering, Art & Math! Ages 3-5. No need to register.
4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4
No passport needed for our exploration of the crafts and games of India. Grades 1-5. No need to register.
10 a.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26
Ages 2-3. No need to register.
11 a.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26
Ages 3-5. No need to register.
9:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Feb. 6, 13, 20 & 27
Newborn-2. Especially for pre-walkers. Register.
9:30 & 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, Feb. 7, 14, 21 & 28
Newborn-2. Especially for walkers. Register.
Movers & Shakers
11 a.m. Wednesdays, Feb. 6, 13, 20 & 27
Ages 3-5. No need to register.
10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9
We will read books, sing songs and make a Valentine handprint craft. Newborn-2. Registration required.
No Sew Heart Pillows
4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 11
Make a soft, cuddly pillow for your valentine. No sewing skills required. Grades 1-5. No need to register.
Going on a Picnic
Noon Saturday, Feb. 16
It might be cold outside, but inside it’s a perfect day for a picnic. Join us for food, fun, and no ants at our indoor picnic. Families. No need to register.
Celebrate Black History Month
4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18
Celebrate African-American culture by viewing and making art. Grades 1-5. No need to register.
Mommy & Baby Yoga
10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23
Yoga is a great way to heal after giving birth and a delightful way to bond with your baby. Mommies and babies will enjoy stretching and strengthening and interacting with others. Please bring a mat if you have one and wear comfortable clothing. Newborn-2. Registration required.
2-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23
Come read a story or two to a specially trained therapy dog. Sessions will be 15 minutes. Library staff will contact you to schedule a specific time. Ages 3-11. Registration required.
Make Your Own Board Game
4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25
Board games are fun to play, but even more fun when you play one you made. Come and create your own board game today. Grades 1-5. No need to register.