Birdseye Library sets Jan. events

BIRDSEYE — The Birdseye Branch Library has several activities planned for January.

The Birdseye Book Club for adults and high school students will meet from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7. Newcomers are always welcome to join the group which meets the first Tuesday of each month. Extra copies of the current book are available at the Birdseye Library.

Storytime and crafts will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9. Children of all ages are invited to listen to Sharon read a winter story and make a snowman craft. Refreshments will be provided.

Saturday at the Movies for Kids will start at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 11. The featured movie is the “Abominable.” Popcorn and a drink will be available.

Toddler Tuesday at 2 will be held on Jan. 14. Join Mary as she helps the toddlers make a winter-themed craft, reads a funny story and leads a singalong. Parents should bring a change of clothes for their toddlers or bring them to the event in play clothes.

AmyJo will lead Saturday Kids Craft Time onat 1 p.m. Jan. 18. Registration is requested. Children younger than age 8 must bring an adult to help with the craft.

Family Movie Night take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23. The featured film will be “Dora and the Lost City of Gold.” Popcorn and a drink will be served.

Saturday at the Movies 2 will start at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 25.  “The Peanut Butter Falcon” is the featured movie. The library shows a movie for teens and tweens the fourth Saturday of each month. Popcorn and a drink will be available. The movies are rated PG.

The Adult Craft Club for adults will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28. Participants will make a perpetual calendar. A snack and drink will be provided. Registration is required due to limited space.

An art class for homeschool students will resume the first week of February. This class will meet on the first and third Thursday of each month through May. Registration is required due to limited space.

A nurse will be available for free blood pressure checks from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursdays in January.

The libraries will be closed on Tuesday, Dec. 31, and Wednesday, Jan. 1, for the New Year’s holiday.

The Winter Reading Challenge will begin Wednesday, Jan. 1, and end Friday, Jan. 31.

Register for programs by calling 812 -389-1030, by visiting the library’s website or at the library.

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