Tickets are limited – but still available – for Evening in the Stacks, which will be held Friday, October 29, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. will be held at the library.
Make your reservation today by calling the library at (724) 465-8841, or stop by to purchase a ticket. The price of the entrance ticket is $ 20 per person.
The library is encouraging costumes with masks at this “Spooktacular” event, and a not-so-scary prize will be awarded to the winning costume.
Evening in the Stacks directly benefits the services and programs of the Indiana Free Library.
If you are unable to attend, please consider donating to the event or purchasing a star to support library programs. The stars can be purchased online at www.indianafreelibrary.org.
The library offers a range of free programs for the week starting on Monday:
• 11 am to 11:30 am, Book Babies. This delicious program introduces your baby, from birth to 24 months, to the sounds of language and music through simple stories, songs and nursery rhymes. Each week the library will present a brand new easy picture book that has recently joined the collection. This virtual program will be posted on the IFL website before 11:00 a.m. every Monday.
• 7 pm to 8 pm, IFL Book Club, “Hound of the Baskervilles”, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Please contact Lauri at [email protected] for more information on this book club. Hard copies of all titles can be checked out using the library’s GrabNGo service.
• 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Story Time in the henhouse. Val’s hens are back this fall. Spoiler alert: there’s more to enjoy the story. Join Val and her fluffy daughters for a fun storytelling and craft hour every Tuesday. Follow the link on the website to Story Time anytime after 3 p.m. on Tuesday.
• 3 p.m., TV Checkers episode. Library managers are happy to be able to offer this new digital service. Checkers TV is a weekly educational entertainment program featuring Checkers the inventor, his robot sidekick Snoozer, and a variety of special visitors including medical professionals, community leaders, police and firefighters, and other guests. specials in highly produced 30-minute episodes.
Each weekly episode also includes segments featuring stories, author interviews, art projects, science experiments, interactive games, contests, comedy, magic and exciting short films that will put kids on the edge. from their seats. The episodes will be posted directly to the IFL Facebook page and website every Wednesday around 3 p.m.
• 3 pm to 4 pm, Crafternoon… on Facebook. Join Lauri on Facebook and learn how to create a fun new profession. The library will provide a list of supplies and detailed instructions. Most craft supplies can be found at home or at low cost.
• From 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., The Craft House is a craft club for children ages 6 to 12.
In this weekly virtual meeting, participants will learn about the many types of arts and crafts while working on certain projects. Participants will also learn a little more about the great artists who lived and are still with us.
Most materials for arts and crafts can be found at home or inexpensively at the dollar store. As always, the program is free and open to the public.
• 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Code Brave Teens
• 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Code Brave Kids