Nov Library Corner - Lac La Biche County Libraries

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Nov Library Corner

Sent: Oct 20 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 and registration is required.

Roaming Rhyme Time at the Festival Centre in Plamondon will run on Tuesday, November 4th & 18th 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.

The next Career Night will be held on Tuesday, November 6th 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.

Free videoconference session entitled Slime Time will take place on Saturday, November 8th from 11:00-12:00pm in the ATB Room. Join the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum to explore their smoky cauldron and mysterious concoctions and make two types of slime! Gooey concoctions are perfect for those wanting to re-live Halloween! Designed for children aged 6-14 (younger children need to be accompanied by a caregiver to help them with Slime making). No registration required for this free program. Prepare for an ooey-gooey time!

Travel to the Great Barrier Reef on Wednesday, November 12th from 6:30-7:30 in the ATB Room. Join a scuba diver on a virtual dive to the Great Barrier Reef! This program will give patrons of all ages and learning abilities a unique environment to experience and learn about the Great Barrier Reef. Attendees will: Observe more than 5000 live sea creatures, experience the habitats, ecosystems, and behaviour of reef creatures and much, much more.

Brand new free preschool program entitled Pajama Time will be held on Tuesday, November 18th 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.

Paper Crafts & More will be held on Tuesday, November 25th 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.

Happening Homeschoolers will be held on Friday, November 28th from 1:30-2:30pm in the ATB Room. All homeschooling families are welcome to attend this free event.

Lego Club will be held on Tuesday, December 9th from 6:00- 7:30pm in the ATB Room. All ages are welcome to come play with LEGO no registration or payment required.

New service now available… ME is Alberta Wide Borrowing – a free, self-register online service accessed at melibraries.ca. ME allows you to use your own library card to borrow materials at any participating library you have registered with. All items must be picked up at the owning library can conveniently be returned to any ME library.

Please note that the Plamondon Municipal Library will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair from Tuesday, November 12th thru Tuesday, November 24th. During this time there will be limited circulation.

All our library programs are FREE and no library memberships are required to attend. For more information regarding any of our programs and services, please contact the main branch at 780-623-7467.