Due to attendance of a professional training workshop, there will not be Storytime next week on Thursday, March 12, 2015.
This is the final week of our Winter Reading Program. Don’t forget to come in and fill out your reading logs by Friday evening. Come to our Come and Go Celebration on Saturday, the 14th from 10:30 am – 1 pm to enjoy a treat and get your prize for accomplishing the reading goal for your age group.
The teen craft/snack night has been rescheduled for Monday, February 9th at 5:00 pm.
We will be hosting a couple of evenings for patrons to come in and see the changes from the old catalog to the new catalog. The meetings will be in the community room of the library. The dates of these overviews are Monday, January 26th at 7:00 pm and Wednesday, February 11th at 7:00 pm.
Wednesday Teen/Adult Movie Nights @ 5:30 pm
January 21st: A Movie starring Clint Eastwood in which four men go to outer space to make repairs
January 28th: A Movie starring John Wayne as one-eyed U.S. Marshal, Rooster Cogburn
February 4th: A Movie starring Clint Eastwood as a would-be country singer, Red Stovall
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!
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”
Are you ready to round up some great books this winter? We are! This year’s reading theme is Reading Roundup!
The program starts Monday, January 19th and ends Saturday February 14th with a come and go celebration. Signup will begin on Monday, January 19th.
There are reading goals for people of all ages: Preschool-5th grade, Teens, and Adults.
The following is the list of the goals for this years winter reading program:
Family Readers (K and younger) read 20 books
Early Readers (1st-2nd grade) read 10 books
Advanced Readers (3rd-5th grade) read 4 books
Teenagers read 3 books
Adults read 3 books
The hours that Clay Center Carnegie Library will be open changes starting January 5th, 2015. The hours will be Monday-Thursday 10:00 am-8:00 pm; Friday 10:00 am-6 pm and Saturday 10:00 am-2:00 pm.
The Library’s card catalog is changing. The new design will be up and running in January. A word of caution, the new catalog runs best in Mozilla Firefox and Chrome browsers. It does not work well with Internet Explorer. Here is a short tutorial video showing some of the search changes in the new catalog:
There will be a couple of evenings of demonstration of changes in January. Dates and times will be posted later.