JUNE 2019 EVENTS

Artist Alley

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Monday Night at the Movies

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Early Concepts

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Thursday Family Fun Nights

Terraforming Event

July 18 @ 7

Create your own planet using paper mache and paint.  Then hang it in a space scene you create yourself!

 

Creature Feature

August 1 @ 7

Make some clay animals to live on your planet, be they ocean dwellers, air flyers, or plains walkers.

 

Universal Costumes

August 8 @ 7

Dress yourself in space gear or craft yourself an alien costume from our collection of thingamabobs!

 

Out-of-this-World End-of-Summer Party  August 22 @ 7

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Friday Summer Lego Club

June 29 through August 16 — 3:00 to 4:30

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June 19 / BOOK LOVERS’ CLUB

Do you love reading and sharing books?  Join fellow bibliophiles in exploring a number of genres.

You’re off to read the Wizard, The Wonderful Wizard of Ozthe original, imaginative American tale written by Frank L. Baum just over a century ago. All the beloved characters are here, along with the splendid Emerald City and the heartwarming motto: “There’s no place like home.”

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Explore Interests

 

OPEN CREATIVE SPACE

Mondays, 6:00 to 8:00 pm Ongoing

Teens and Adults — Bring your own projects and work in an encouraging and creative environment.  Share advice, techniques and talent.  (Please take home whatever you create.)

 

ART ESCAPE

Wednesdays, 12:00 to 2:00 pm Ongoing

All welcome!  Come join us for creative endeavors in a supportive and friendly atmosphere.  Bring your art projects.

 

KNITTING GROUP

Wednesdays, 3:00 to 5:00 pm – Ongoing

Adults and teens, beginners welcome!  Knit hats, mittens and more for charities, or work on your own project.  Share expertise.  Some instruction available.  Bring your needles.

 

bookClubBOOK LOVERS’ CLUB

1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 6:00 to 7:00 Ongoing

Do you love reading and sharing books?  Join fellow bibliophiles in exploring a number of genres — fiction and non-fiction.  Check this webpage for the current book selection and special author visits.

 

COMPUTER HELP

Mondays/Thursdays, 6:00 to 8:00Ongoing

Jessica Cohen, library staff, helps you with Internet, Facebook, E-mail, Word-processing and other computer basics.  Sign up for a half-hour consultation.

 

 

WRITERS’ GROUP

Last Friday of the Month, 6:00 to 7:00 pm – Ongoing

Exercise your writing muscle!  Group encouragement and close readings in a constructive environment.

 

ANIME CLUB

1st and 3rd Saturdays, 2:15 pm – Ongoing

Age 13 and older.  Anime, manga, cosplay and more.

 

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eBooks for Kids!

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids.

Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s section of the physical library has its own place, the same experience is now available in the digital collection for kids eBooks and audiobooks. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check out the Kid’s eReading Room.

Job & Career Help

Online access to help with finding a job, templates & tips for writing a resume & cover letter, interviewing tips, test preparation & more.