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Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library



   Thursday, October 17, 2019
10:00 AM
Story Time
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-School
Description:  Ain’t Gonna Paint No More! by Karen Beaumont
A little girl caught painting on the walls finds a solution to her problem.
Purple, Green, and Yellow by Robert Munsch
Brigid really loves markers. But when she draws on herself with super-permanent ink, she knows that spells trouble.
We will do a pre-school STEM activity.



4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Crochet Class
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Do you like to keep your hands busy? Have you always wanted to learn to crochet? Come to our class as a beginner or someone who wants to learn a new stitch or two.  Please bring your own needles and yarn.


   Monday, October 21, 2019
4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Ukulele Class
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Open to the Public
Description:  This class is geared toward all individuals ages 6 through senior adults who wish to learn to play the ukulele.  You may bring your own ukulele, or you may check one out from our library.  Learning to play a musical instrument is a great way to stimulate your mind! (October 21, because we are closed the 14).


   Tuesday, October 22, 2019
4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Legos
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Ages 3 and Up
Description:  Come join the fun as we build with Legos.  We will have a theme for our first meeting of the month, and it will be to design a tree or flower, and the second meeting of the month will be devoted to free play.  Come see what you can create!


5:00 PM- 5:45 PM
Homework Assistance
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Open to the Public
Description:  Do you need assistance with your assignments? Bring your materials so our tutors can help you with your understanding.  Out tutors will assist you with your reading, math, or English.  You must pre-register to attend these sessions, and tutors who are interested in assisting must pre-register, also.


   Thursday, October 24, 2019
10:00 AM
Never give up when you really want something!
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-School
Description:  One Duck Stuck, by Phyllis Root
Groups of animals try to help a duck that is stuck in the marsh.
Tiny Little Fly, by Michael Rosen
With a tramp and a roll and a swat, Great Big Elephant, Great Big Hippo, and Great Big Tiger try to capture Tiny Little Fly as he teases each one.
Craft – Elephant craft
 



3:00 PM
Curious Genre Book Club
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adult
Description:  Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver
Brilliantly executed and compulsively listenable, Unsheltered is the story of two families, in two centuries, who live at the corner of Sixth and Plum, as they navigate the challenges of surviving a world in the throes of major cultural shifts. In this mesmerizing story told in alternating chapters, Willa and Thatcher come to realize that though the future is uncertain, even unnerving, shelter can be found in the bonds of kindred—whether family or friends—and in the strength of the human spirit. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/37959904-unsheltered?from_search=true



   Tuesday, October 29, 2019
5:00 PM- 5:45 PM
Homework Assistance
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Open to the Public
Description:  Do you need assistance with your assignments? Bring your materials so our tutors can help you with your understanding.  Out tutors will assist you with your reading, math, or English.  You must pre-register to attend these sessions, and tutors who are interested in assisting must pre-register, also.


   Thursday, October 31, 2019
10:00 AM
It's Halloween!
Event Location: Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-School
Description:  Corduroy’s Best Halloween Ever, by Don Freeman
Corduroy helps all his friends with their Halloween costumes, but has a hard time finding one for himself.
Halloween Monster, by Catherine Stock
Tommy is reluctant to dress up and go out on Halloween until his mother convinces him that there are no real witches, ghosts, or monsters.
Craft – Flying ghosts and bats craft