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Weekly Newsletter ~ March 19, 2014

The WINTER READ 2014:  Stay Classy with the Classics is near its end.  Have you got your READ on at your Heyworth Public Library this winter?  Get in before the end of March to earn tickets for prizes.

Don’t forget to pick up a copy of Jules Verne’s Journey to the Center of the Earth to read for our Reel Time/Real Talk programming for this coming April 14th at 6 pm.  Come join the Heyworth Public Library for fun evenings of books and movies.  Read the book, then come to the library to watch the movie.  After each movie we will discuss which we thought was better.  The book or the movie?  This is an all ages program, and would make a great family activity.

Did you know that your Heyworth Library…

  • Has a book sale in our Community Room every day we are open
  • Has over 83 cake pans available for free checkout
  • Collects Box Tops for Heyworth Grade School
  • Collects Coke Cola bottle caps to earn summer reading prizes
  • Collects coupons for our overseas military families (Troopons)
  • Collects gently worn Hornet clothing and gear for the Heyworth Organization of Parents and Educators (H.O.P.E.)
  • Accepts HP printer cartridges to recycle back to manufacturer
  • Offers faxing services for a fee (Faxes can be received as well.)
  • Offers 3 free songs per week from Freegal, that you keep forever, from the Sony music collection
    • Use the Freegal App with your library card and PIN.
  • Offers free downloadable eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from Overdrive
    • Use the Overdrive App with your library card and PIN.
  • Free Wi-Fi in the library
  • Free use of Accucut Machine (We have 2 alphabet sizes and many shapes.)

Upcoming Programs:

Monday Evening Book Club, 6:30 p.m.

March 24       Allegiant by Veronica Roth

April 28         Fault in Our Stars by John Green

May 19         Tell the Wolves I’m Home by Carol Rifka Brunt (3rd Monday – due to holiday)

Would you like start your own book club with a group of friends?  We can help with book selection and loan the books you will need for your group.  Stop by today and ask for details.

Friday After School Movies, every Friday at 3:20 p.m.  For titles of our movies being shown stop by the library for a flyer.

Mar. 21, 28   Apr. 4, 11, 18, 25

Our LAST Family Story Time, for this winter/spring, Feb 6 – Mar 20, from 6:15 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Mar. 20         Bears, Bears, and More Bears!

LEGO Block Party, after-school program, First Tuesdays at 3:45 p.m.

Come create, collaborate, and have fun with LEGOs!  This is open to first through eighth graders. We have space for 15 children each month; please sign up in the library.

Apr. 1

Reel Time/Real Talk, Second Mondays this spring at 6 pm.

Join us as we read the book and then meet to watch the movie.  We will then discuss which we liked better and why.  Open to all ages, and a great family activity!

April 14         Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne

May 12         Percy Jackson and the Olympians, The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

The Society for Creative Destruction, after-school program, Third Tuesdays at 3:45 p.m.

Join us as we explore the art of another type of journaling, snacks provided.  Sign up is needed to have supplies ready.

Apr. 15

Heyworth History Club, Fourth Friday mornings at 10 am.

All are welcome to join us in collecting and preserving Randolph Township history.

Mar. 28, Apr. 25

Randolph Township History Symposium:  April 29, 2014 @ 6 pm in the library

  • Join the Heyworth History Club as we share our collection of Randolph Township History inviting the public to come, share, and swap stories of our past for an evening of discovery of our rich history.

DVD Movie titles out this week:

Game of Thrones, Third Season, Ender’s Game, and Gravity are available this week. Our NEW DVD movies can be loaned for three nights for $1.00. All others are available for 7 nights for $1.00.

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