Many families are concerned about what they can do to prepare their pre-school child for reading success. The newly established Youth Outreach Program of the Adams County Public Library System now offers a Preschool Family Program, to introduce parents to Every Child Ready to Read.
Join Tara for Story Time every Thursday at 10:30 am, at the West Union Library!
Join Sherry for Story Time, with stories, snacks, and crafts, every Wednesday at 10:30 am, at the Peebles Library!
Join Adam every week for great books and fun activities during Story Hour at the Manchester Library, Mondays at 10:30 am!
On Tuesday, December 11, all Adams County Public Libraries will be closed until 12:00 pm, for an in-house staff day.
Tuesday, December 11
Manchester Library - 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
North Adams Library - 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Peebles Library - 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
West Union Library - 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
All Adams County Public Libraries will open at 12:00 pm, and will close at their usual hour.
If you ever wanted to quilt, or just want to learn a new skill, stop in to the next Fiber Crafters meeting at the North Adams Library. Teresa Geeslin will demonstrate how to construct a Twisted Square quilt block. If possible, bring with you a nine-patch of five inch squares, with a quarter inch seam allowance.
Let it Snow!
Making handmade Christmas ornaments is a great holiday family activity. And who doesn’t like cutting out snowflakes. Everyone can really get creative with the 3D paper snowflakes. Attend North Adams afterschool program at 3:30 Tuesday, December 4 and learn how you too can make these gorgeous snowflakes.
Gingerbread House Extravaganza
Tuesday, December 18 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Come to the West Union Library on Thursday at 10:30 am for the next Family Nutrition Program. We’ll continue to learn about the health benefits of eating fruits and vegetables, focusing on eating a variety of colors. Participants can sample a green bean sauté recipe, and receive a dry erase board with a reminder to eat more fruits and vegetables!