April Food for Fines Month

Exchange canned goods & other foods for library overdue fines to help The Lighthouse for Christ during Food for Fines, April 1-30, 2015, at Clay Center Carnegie Library. Library members will get $1 in current fines* waived for each can or package of the following foods:
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Canned chicken or tuna
Canned tomato sauce/paste
Canned fruit
Canned soups
Boxed pasta
Bring canned goods, or items in boxes or plastic bags or jars (no glass can be accepted) to the circulation desk at your library. Don’t forget to bring your library card!
No drop offs please. No glass containers. No open packages. No repackaged or expired food.
* Food for Fines does NOT include replacement fees for lost or damaged materials, collection agency fees, card replacement fees, and future overdue fines.

Friends’ Group Author Talk

Come join the Friends of the Library Group’s author presentation on Saturday March 28th at 2 pm!  The Friends group is bringing in June Hilbert author of “From High Heels to Gumboots: One Cow Pie at a Time” to give the presentation. Following the presentation the Friends group will have their annual meeting and refreshments will be served. The presentation/meeting will be held in the Community Room of the Library.

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Winter Reading 2015 Children’s Activities

Children should come join the “Reading Roundup” Fun on Mondays at 4 pm.

Monday, January 19th is “Cowboy/Cowgirl Up!” stories & activities with Pixie

Monday, January 26th we will have special guests: Char & Audrey sharing “Horse Sense”

Monday, February 2nd is Movie Day: A movie about a family traveling west (1 hour 16 min. in length)

Monday, February 9th we will have special guest Vevia with a program titled “It’s all about the Boots!”

Saturday, February 14th will be the “Come & Go” awards celebration from 10:30 am – 1:00 pm.

Remember sign up begins Monday, January 19th!

2015 Winter Reading Teen/Adult Activities

This year there will be 3 Wednesday movie nights for teens and adults to attend during the Winter Reading Program.  Movies will be shown at 5:30 pm on the following dates:

Wednesday, January 21st

Wednesday, January 28th

Wednesday, February 4th

Teenagers are also invited to attend a teen movie night on Monday, January 19th at 5:30 pm and a craft/snack evening on Monday, February 2nd at 5:30 pm.  The craft will be making a bandanna wreath and eating “Snacks for the trail”