This Week at the Library: May 1-5, 2017

May 1, 2017

Tween Book Club

The Library offers a monthly book club for tweens (ages 9-13). On Monday, May 1, 2017 at 4:00 p.m., the group will discuss The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg. Snacks will be available. Any tweens interested in attending may register for the program by signing up in the Children’s Library.

Kid’s Homeschool Book Club

The Kid’s Homeschool Book Club will meet on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Led by Children’s Librarian Libby McWhorter, this book club is designed for children ages 5-8 and features a book discussion and trivia activities.  This month, participants are reading Immigrant Kids by Russell Freedman. Snacks will be served. Register for this club in the Children’s Library.


Cookbook Club

On Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. the Library will host the Cookbook Club. The club is a discussion group that will explore the Library’s large collection of cookbooks. Participants will make and share different recipes with the club. They’ll hear what others liked about the cookbook and the recipe they tried, as well as taste-test samples and discover new recipes. Each month will feature a theme. In May, the theme is International Food. For more information or to register, contact Julia Basil at the Library. Registration is required.

Nutrition Condition (Week 5)

On Thursday May 4, 2017 at noon, the Library will be hosting “Nutrition Condition,” a health and wellness workshop series offered in partnership with the Boyle County Cooperative Extension Office. Workshop participants will learn how to improve their nutrient intake and learn how to eat better on a budget. Registration is encouraged.



The Library will host LEGO Club on Friday, May 5, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in the Storytime Room. The finished LEGO creations will be placed on display in the Library.