Kid's Knitting 101! November 2, 9, 16, 30 4:00 PM Madison LibraryYouth in third grade and older can learn to knit at the library! Pam Sinsel will teach the basics of knitting; three different cast on methods, knit stitch, purl stitch, how to read a basic pattern, and how to bind off to finish your project. This is a four-week series. Students will learn to knit a dishcloth for their first project. Class size is limited. Registration required. Materials: Size 7 or 8 knitting needles. 100% cotton yarn (Sugar & Cream brand) will be provided. Note: light or bright colors are recommended.
Lego Club November 10 11:00 AM Main Library All ages are welcome to come and build with us! Use our Legos or bring your own. We have Lincoln Logs, tinker toys, Snap Bots, marble runs and new magnetic blocks! Registration required.
Leaf Art and Waxing November 14 4:00 PM Main Library and
November 16 4:00 PM at Hanover Branch
Bring your own fallen leaves and get creative! Supplies provided. All ages welcome, but please not that there will be hot wax at this program. Registration required.
Movie: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them November 15 5:00 PM Main Library
Celebrate the November 16th release of the 2nd movie in the Fantastic Beasts series by watching this one first! Rated PG-13 2 hrs 13min. Free Popcorn and Butterbeer! No registration required.
1-2-3 Sign With Me! November 20, 27 and December 4 10:00 AM Main Library
This signing time is for ages 6mo. - 35mo. and parent or caregiver. Learn some sign language for children in a fun easy to learn format. Songs, rhymes, and fun with books. This class will meet for three weeks. Registration required.
Carol Sing with Santa November 24 5:00- 5:45 PM Main Library
Visit with Santa and enjoy holiday refreshments, a reading of "Twas the Night Before Christmas", and caroling with Santa in the auditorium. Then, escort Santa to the City Tree-Lighting at the Broadway Fountain at 6:00 PM.
Reading to Dogs! November 28 3:30 - 4:30 PM and November 29 5:30-6:30 PM
Main Library Would you like to meet a local dog and get some extra practice reading out loud? A few friendly canines will be at the main library for two special reading programs! Call ahead to sign up for a 10-minute reading slot. Registration required. Call 812-265-2744
Ornament Share! Throughout November Madison and Hanover Libraries
Do you love to create fun ornaments? The library is looking for creative and unique ornaments to decorate our trees at the Hanover Branch Library. Ornaments should be home-made but can be any type of mixed media: paper, plastic, wooden, knitted, crochet, etc. NO perishable or very delicate ornaments please. Patrons may share two ornaments per person. Fill out an ID Tag when you drop off your ornament/s at either library location. Beginning in December, ornaments will be displayed on our holiday trees at Hanover! Ornaments may be picked up after the Holiday Season in January from the Hanover Branch.
All library programs are free and open to the public. Some programs require registration because of limited space or materials. Online registration is now available for most programs! Visit: http://mjcpl.evanced.info/signup/Calendar