Monday, August 26 at 4:00 pm
Join Patsy Taylor and Marilyn Wharton for a hands-on demonstration of the quilting technique Paper Piecing. Call in advance to pre-register, so we can provide supplies for every participant. 937-587-2085
Lisa Rothwell talks about how to protect yourself, be aware of your surroundings, and not be caught off-guard! Join us at the Peebles Library on September 9 from 5:00 - 6:30 pm for this free program.
All Adams County Public Libraries will be closed on September 2 in observance of Labor Day.
Join us at the Peebles Library at 2:00 pm on August 16 for our Back To School event. Meet Peebles Police Chief Rob Music as he talks about how you can stay safe when heading back to school, then stay with us as we draw the winning names for each of seven back to school drawings! Prize items include fully loaded back packs, alarm clocks, lamps, and other school items.
Join Lisa Rothwell at the Peebles Library for a program on how you can stop bullying, before it starts. Come talk about Preventing Bullying on Wednesday from 5 - 6:00 p.m. at the Peebles Library.
Join us at the Peebles Library at 2:00 pm on August 16 for Back To School 2013! Every day til August 14, kids can enter their name in eight drawings for back to school items, each time they check out books at the Peebles Library.
Parents and children, join us at the Peebles Library on August 14, from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, and protect your child by getting a free child's identification card. To help protect your child's identity, Western Southern Life sponsors a free event for parents to create an ID card for their child, including a photo, fingerprint and DNA record.
"A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls"
Do you have concerns about falling? Many older adults experience concerns about falling, and restrict their activities. "A Matter of Balance" is an award-winning program designed to help seniors manage falls and increase activity levels.
This program emphasizes practical strategies to stay safe, including:
• Learn to control falls
• Set goals for increasing activity levels
• Make changes at home to reduce the risk of falling
• Exercise to increase strength and balance
Who should attend?
• Anyone concerned about falls
• Anyone interested in improving balance, flexibility, and strength
• Anyone who has fallen in the past
• Anyone who has restricted activities because of concerns about falling
These programs, led by Lindsay Willman, will be held at the Peebles Library on Mondays and Wednesday, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. from July 29 - August 21, and pre-registration is required. For more information and to register, please call 937-587-3081.
It's Teen Reads at the Peebles Library, on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm! Join us for four fun, crafty programs, discuss your favorite summer reads, and get reading recommendations from other teens.
July 10 - "Rock On"
July 17 - T-shirt art, with bleach and sharpies! Bring your own light or dark colored T-shirt to mod
July 24 - Sand Art
Join us for the next Family Nutrition Program at the Peebles Library, as we review tips for making sure packed lunches are safe and healthy. Wednesday, August 7, 10:30 am. This program is presented by SNAP-Ed, Marsha McCormick, Program Assistant.