Coloring is not just for children anymore. The coloring fad is gaining momentum because of its stress-relieving benefits. The South Side Branch is having a workshop for adults on Saturday, May 7. Learn new techniques with watercolor pencils. The library will provide all the materials and refreshments. The two hour event begins at 1 p.m. and is free. More here…
Get a fabulous, new look for school or the prom on Tuesday, May 3 from 6 to 8 pm! Hair braiding, manicures, facials, hand massages, skin care, and even hair styles for guys are part of the teen event. Free! No registration. Grades 6 to 12.
Beginning this week, the South Side Branch will expand its Wednesday hours.
The South Side Branch will now be open on:
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY 11:00 – 8:00
SATURDAY 12:00 – 4:00
The staff at the Branch is very happy to have more hours to serve the public!
The following DVD’s have been added to the South Side Branch’s adult collection.
Big Stone Gap; Black Mass; Bone Tomahawk; Bones – Season 10; Bridge of Spies; Brooklyn; Castle – Season 7; Concussion; Criminal Activities; Criminal Minds – Season 10; The Danish Girl; Empire – Season 1; Everest; Extraction; The Good Wife – Season 6; Grandma; Hateful Eight; Heist; The Last Witch Hunter; Legend; A Little Chaos; Love the Coopers; Meadowland; Murdoch Mysteries – Season 8; 90 Minutes in Heaven; Our Brand is Crisis; Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension; San Andreas; Scandal – Season 4; Secret in their Eyes; Spectre; Spotlight; Suffragette; Ted 2; The 33; Trumbo; Truth.
And the winner is … Theresa of Bethlehem Township, who was able to identify all seven locations! This is also her third win and her third perfect score! Hopefully all the entrants had a good time with the contest and are already looking forward to attempting to best the master next year!
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Come to a free self-defense course for women at the South Side Branch on Thursday, April 28. Certified instructors Stacy Duck and Liz Mooring from Tiger Schulmann’s Martial Arts will offer instruction and important information about safety, rape education, and domestic abuse prevention from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. The class is for women and girls, age 13 and older (under 18 must be accompanied by an adult).
The public is invited to learn about the facts and science behind medical marijuana at a forum at the Main Library on Wednesday, April 27 from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. Advocates, a doctor, a patient and a legislator will speak about the benefits of this drug for medical care. More here…
Enjoy local talent at the Ice House on Sand Island this Saturday, April 23! Matt Wolf has an amazing evening planned. Danielle Notaro, Cleveland and Michael Wall, Matt Wolf, Sarah Carlson, Basement Poets, Becca Maye, Kokoro, Bradley Kingsley and Apostolis, and Sam Steffen will entertain with music, poetry and dance. All proceeds benefit the Library! Doors open at 6:30 pm!