This Week at the Library: August 27-31, 2018

August 27, 2018
By BCPL

GREAT AMERICAN READ BOOK CLUBS
Monday, August 27th at 4:00 p.m. (TWEENS)
Tuesday, August 28th at 4:00 p.m. (TEENS)

The Library will host two book clubs for the Great American Read, which features a list of America's 100 best-loved novels. Both book clubs will include trivia themed games and snacks. On Monday, August 27 at 4:00 p.m., tweens (ages 9-13) will discuss The Giver by Lois Lowry. On Tuesday, August 28 at 4:00 p.m., teens (ages 13-18) will discuss The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. Tweens and teens interested in participating in either book club can register and pick up a free book at the Library.

 

ADULTING: MEAL PREPPING
Monday, August 27th at 6:00 p.m.

On Monday evening at 6:00 p.m., learn tips and tricks on how to save time and money by prepping your meals in advance. Alethea Price with the Boyle County Cooperative Extension Office will discuss how to prepare cost effective healthy meals that fit a busy lifestyle.


MOUSE PAINT TIE DYE WORKSHOP
Tuesday, August 28th at 4:00 p.m.

On Tuesday afternoon at 4:00 p.m., children can create their own stuffed animal to take home. Participants will stuff and tie dye a mouse using special bottle paint to make a colorful creation. Space is limited and registration is required. Call the Library to register. (Ages 5-8)

 

BREAKOUT AT THE LIBRARY!
Thursday, August 30th at 4:00 p.m.

On Thursday, August 30 beginning at 4:00 p.m., the Library will host multiple Breakout events for ages seven and up. Participants will have to follow the clues, solve the puzzles, and discover the lock combinations to open the mystery box before time runs out.

  • Breakout Room will be held at 4:00 p.m. in the Storytime Room. (Ages 7-13)

  • TEEN Breakout will be held at 4:00 p.m. in the Mahan Meeting Room. (Ages 13-18)

  • ADULT Breakout will be held at 4:00 and 5:00 p.m. in the Conference Room. Note: The later session is a repeat of the first session. (Ages 18+)