Press Release February 2018

Submitted by Cody Smith on Thu, 02/01/2018 - 13:24

HURON COUNTY COMMUNITY LIBRARY
6 West Emerald Street
Willard, OH 44890
419-933-8564 fax 419-933-4783 email: willard@oplin.org
For immediate release.
Contact Person: Laura Lee Wilson or Barb Templeman
WILLARD MEMORIAL LIBRARY NEWS
 
 
 
What’s to love about the snowy, cold forecast for February? Just knowing you can come to the Huron County Community Library and take part in lots of activities and events or find a good book or movie will help you get thru this rough winter month.
Join us for Pinterest Monday at our Willard location Monday, Feb. 12 at 6 p.m. in the Annex. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, make a wall hanging out of felt roses shaped like a heart.
Relax and refresh on Monday, Feb. 5 with Adult Coloring. Come anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. to spend time with friends as you take part in creative coloring.
Test out your Harry Potter knowledge with our first Trivia Night!! Meet in the Community Room on February 8 at 6 p.m. and we’ll form teams and see who can pass their O.W.L.S.
Friday Films @ Willard are planned for the First and Third Fridays of each month. On Friday, Feb. 16 from 12-2 p.m., Lions Gate films presents a look at the best- selling memoir by Jeannette Walls. A woman reflects on her unconventional upbringing at the hands of her artsy, nonconformist parents. Now married to a man who works in finance in New York, she faces criticism from her parents that she has betrayed their values.
Teen Time is held on Mondays at 4:30 p.m. On Feb. 5, Teens will make a Mini Wreathe. There is a limit of 15 for this activity. Create a Paper Heart Ornament on Feb. 12 and make Origami Blossom Lights on Feb. 26.
Wed. Feb. 14 brings a special Valentine’s Day Party for Teens!!! Join us for games, Karaoke, snacks, and more.
The Teen Winter Challenge ends on Feb. 16th. If you have completed all 6 weeks you have been entered for a chance at the Grand Prize.
For our younger patrons, “Read to Me Storytime” is scheduled on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. and Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. On Feb. 7&8 the theme will be “A Tortilla is Round”, on Feb. 14&15 “Friendship is the Best”, on Feb 21&22 “All about Money”, and on Feb. 28 & March 1 “Things that Go”.
Kids be sure to come Wednesday, Feb. 7 and 14 to our Willard location Youth Department for some afternoon fun with Corner Bookmarks. Be creative with us in making different bookmarks.
Kid can also make a Valentine’s Day Craft on Thursday, February 8 and a “Finding Dory” Craft on Tuesday, February 13.
Our Youth will have a special Winter Reading Party on Friday, February 16 at 4 p.m. For those who took part in Winter Reading be sure stop in for cookies and punch while we draw our 2018Winter Reading Winners!!
Plan to visit the library, kids, for a day of free movies on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 11 a.m. as a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to save his son who is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and at 1 p.m. as a forgetful blue tang fish begins searching for her long lost parent.
So that you don’t miss out on anything, stop by one of our Huron County Community Library locations and pick up one of our new programming guides.