This weekend, stop by the North Adams Library and enter your name in a drawing to win books for every member of the family. We're giving away two sets of books, including "The Demigod Diaries" by Rick Riordan, "Arlo Needs Glasses" by Barney Saltzberg and "Confessions of a Murder Suspect" by James Patterson.
Come learn how to create unique cake decorated cakes with icing techniques at the Peebles Library on Wednesday, May 15 at 5:00 pm. Deo Abellero will demonstrate how to use icing and decorating tools to craft a unique, beautifully decorated cake. This class is free and open to the public.
Come learn basic principles of flower arranging with Deo Abellero at the Peebles Library on Wednesday, May 8 at 5:00 pm. Learn color combinations, and how to create a professional-looking flower arrangement at home. This class is free and open to the public.
On May 21, from 6 - 8:00 pm, the Adams County Genealogical Society will hold a free Genealogy 101 Class at the Adams County Heritage Center in West Union. All ages are welcome to come learn how to trace their family roots. The class will discuss how to get started, organize findings, interview relatives, find records, record information, and how to avoid mistakes.
We're celebrating National Library Month by appreciating you, our patrons! During April at the Peebles Library, enter your name in one of several drawings for books and other items, each time you check out books. On April 30, we'll draw a winning name for each prize. Prize winners can pick up their item by May 6; any items unclaimed will be re-drawn.
The Adams County Master Gardeners are hosting their 9th Annual Plant Exchange on Saturday, April 27, in the Seaman Community Park, at 2:00 pm. Bring your plants to exchange by 1:30 pm, and receive a ticket for each plant you give. Starting at 2:00 pm, you can purchase plants others bring using your tickets.
Join us at the Manchester Public Library for Patron Appreciation Day, on Wednesday, April 17 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. We want to thank our patrons for supporting the Manchester Public Library! Stop in, chat with library staff, enjoy punch and cookies, and rediscover how much your local library has to offer.
The Friends of the North Adams Public Library will meet on Monday, April 22 at 6:30 pm at the Seaman Community Building. For more information, or to learn how you can join the Friends in supporting the North Adams Library, call 937-386-2556.
The Fiber Crafters Circle meets the third Wednesday of each month at the North Adams Public Library, to share tips and tricks about all kinds of fiber craft projects, from knitting to crochet, from needlepoint to quilting. Everyone is welcome to join, of any skill level. For more information, call 937-386-2556.
Celebrate the West Union Public Library’s 24th Anniversary with us in a day-long event at the library on April 24. The West Union Public Library was founded in 1989, and in honor of National Library Month, West Union Library staff and patrons will be celebrating ‘80s Day on Wednesday, April 24.