Birdseye Library sets Nov. events

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

An art class for home-schooled students will meet from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursdays, Nov. 1 and 15. Students will focus on fall- and Thanksgiving-related art projects. The class will meet on the first and third Thursday of each month through September. Preregistration is required.

The book club for adults and high school students will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6. The book, “Water for Elephants,” by author Sara Gruen will be discussed. “Plain Truth” by Jody Picoult is the book choice that will be handed out for December discussion. 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 library.

Storytime and crafts will be held between 5 and 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8. Children of all ages are invited to listen to a Thanksgiving story and make a turkey craft. A snack will be provided.

Saturday at the movies for kids will start at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. The featured movie is “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving.” Popcorn and a drink will be available.

Toddler Tuesday is a new event that will take place at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13. Toddlers will make a Thanksgiving craft. Parents are asked to bring a change of clothes or bring their children in play clothes.

Saturday kids’ craft time will start at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17. Amy Jo Lytle will help in making a silly turkey craft. Refreshments will be served. Registration is required. Children under age 8 must bring an adult to help with the craft. A snack will be provided.

Saturday at the Movies 2 will start at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24.  “A Christmas Carol” is the featured movie, and is rated PG. A show for teens and tweens will be held on the fourth Saturday of each month. Popcorn and a drink will be served.

A craft club for adults will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27. Making Christmas tin can windchimes will be craft. Making a fall decoration out a wine bottle will be the craft. A snack and drink will be provided. Preregistration is required.

A nurse will be available for free blood pressure checks every Thursday in November from 2 to 4 p.m.

The library will be closed on Nov. 22 for Thanksgiving.

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

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