Oct Library Corner - Lac La Biche County Libraries

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Oct Library Corner

Sent: Sep 29 2014

Rhyme Time is held on Thursdays at 10:30am in the ATB Room. Come join the Rhyme Time Team for a free fun filled session with rhymes, stories, songs and special guests. This is a partner program between the Lac La Biche County Libraries and Parent Link.

Snapshot Day: Welcome Home will take place on Saturday, October 4th featuring family activities from 9-4pm at the main branch (Stuart McPherson Public Library) including the unveiling our Lego Robotics. The evening festivities including finger food and an enjoyable theatrical performance will happen right in the library and ATB Room.

On Monday, October 6th the Lac La Biche County Libraries will be hosting The Seven Series Visit featuring seven young adult authors from across Canada starting at 7pm in the Stuart McPherson Public Library and ATB Room. For more details check out on Facebook page under Lac La Biche County Libraries.

The next Career Night will be held on Tuesday, October 7th in the ATB Room from 6:30-7:30pm. This is a great opportunity for people to get information about careers, employment, training and education.

Roaming Rhyme Time at the Festival Centre in Plamondon will run on Tuesday, October 14th & 28th from 10:30-11:30am. This free program is designed for 0-5 years old and must be accompanied by a caregiver. The hosts are the Lac La Biche County Libraries and Parent Link and no registration is required.

Lego Club will be held on Tuesday, October 14th from 6:00- 7:30pm in the ATB Room. All ages are welcome to come play with LEGO no registration or payment required.

Active Brain Boosters for Seniors
Rise videoconferencing session will take place in the ATB Room on Monday, October 20th from 11:00-noon. Join the McMillen Center for Health Education to learn how to keep your brain active. During the program, seniors (or adult learners!) will explore various behaviors that can boost brain performance by participating "in their seat" activities. Participants will learn the importance of staying mentally and physically fit with regular exercise and nutrition. This presentation is interactive and registration is not required.

Brand new free preschool program entitled Pajama Time will be held on Tuesday, October 21st from 6-6:30pm. This program is for children aged 0-5 and they are to be accompanied by a caregiver. No registration is required and we encourage you to wear your pajamas.

Happening Homeschoolers restarts on Friday, October 24 from 1:30-2:30pm in the ATB Room. All homeschooling families are welcome to attend this free event.

2014 Lego Competition will be held on Saturday, October 25th at the Stuart MacPherson Public Library. Bring in your creation using your own plastic LEGO® Bricks and completed entry form between 10:00-3:00pm or drop by the library to create your entry that day using our Lego. All ages including adults can participate and have a chance to win prizes. Check out the event listing on our website and/or Facebook page for entry form and guidelines.

Paper Crafts & More will be held on Tuesday, October 28th from 6:00-7:30pm and is for ages 11 and up. It will be held in the ATB and all materials to make cards, boxes and much more will be provided at no charge.