Can you believe it’s that time of year already? Here is our winter holiday schedule for 2018-2019.
Thanksgiving Day: CLOSED
Black Friday: OPEN
In fact, not only will be open on Black Friday, but we’re going to have some fun. If you can’t face the shopping hordes, come in to the library. We will have Harry Potter themed crafts and treats all day! Also, everything on our sales shelf will be only 25¢! Had enough family togetherness? Visit the library!
Christmas Eve: CLOSED
Christmas Day: CLOSED
New Year’s Eve: CLOSED
New Year’s Day: CLOSED
Happy holidays to everyone!
We broke our attendance record with this year’s Halloween Party. Over 100 people dropped by to show off their awesome costumes, play some games, do some crafts, romp through an enchanted forest and eat some candy. Thanks to everyone who helped make it a special day!
The November meeting of the Lonsdale Public Library will be held Tuesday, November 13th at 6:30 pm. All meetings of the board are held at the library and are open to the public.
One-on-one computer tutoring will now be available on an appointment basis. If you have a computer issue you would like help with, you can email Marguerite or call the library at 507-744-3977 to schedule a time. Tutoring is always free.
There will be no storytime on Friday, October 26th because we will be getting ready for our spectacular annual Halloween party.
Friday, October 26, 4-6pm
There will be games, crafts, coloring, costumes, candy, trivia, prizes and fun for all ages! Everything is free! Feel free to drop in any time from 4-6 and stay as long as you like.
Our monthly computer tutoring will be moved to Wednesday, October 24th from 3:00-6:00. Don’t forget, if you have questions about your mobile device or need help with a computer program, drop by for one-on-one assistance!
Thursday, October 18
For the first time, the Lonsdale Public Library is participating in the Lonsdale Crawl! That means we are staying open two extra hours until 8:00! Stop by to enjoy a fun activity and a hot beverage.
For more details about the Lonsdale Crawl, visit their website: The Lonsdale Crawl.
Czeching Out the Czechs
by George Mikiska
Lonsdale Public Library
Tuesday, October 9th, 7:00 pm
Sponsored by the Czech Heritage Club
George Mikiska will lead a program about genealogy. Topics will include how to start your family tree; where to look for information locally, nationally and worldwide; important Czech words used in genealogy, and helpful websites. Bring your questions and he can help you get started. Find more information on the Czech Heritage club on their website.
The October meeting of the Lonsdale Public Library has been rescheduled to Wednesday, October 10th at 6:30 pm. All meeting are open to the public.
Did you know that we have a book group at the library? We meet once a month on a Wednesday at 1:00 pm. We read a wide variety of books, fiction, non-fiction, mysteries, etc. You can order the books through the library, so there’s no cost, and we take turns bringing snacks! Our next meeting will be Wednesday, October 24th. We will be discussing Bossypants by Tina Fey. Come join us!