Friday, May 17, 2013
Join us this summer as we "Dig into Reading". Registration will begin on Monday June 3. Children can register to read or to be read to for five hours from the day they register until August 5. Each week, children may bring their reading time log to the library to have it signed by a librarian. When they do they will receive a sticker for their wall chart and a small prize. Children who reach their goal will receive a ticket to the finale pool party! Lots of great programs are scheduled as well as Story Times, Story Times at the Park, and Toddler Time. We are also trying to start a book club for kids in 2nd and 3rd grade and 4th and 5th grade. Please let me know if you are interested.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Help us celebrate National Library Week, April 14-20, 2013. OCPL has lots of exciting things going on this week. Our Book Sale starts on Tuesday and runs through Saturday. This is also Fine Free Week. We will have special guest readers all week for Story Time and Toddler Time. On Thursday April 18 at 7:00 pm we will welcome storyteller Beverly Comer for a family friendly program. There are also special adult programs including Lunch with Books on Tuesday at noon and a special library memories program on Friday at noon.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Saturday March 23 noon-Women of the Western Frontier. Travel back in time to when our area was the western frontier with Pittsburgh storyteller Joanna Demarest. Ms. Demarest will share stories of bravery from some of the most amazing women of the frontier.
Monday, March 4, 2013
Monday March 18th 7:00 pm -Science Night with SMART Science! Learn about famous women in science with the SMART Center. Kids will get to try hands-on science activities and will hear inspiring stories of women who changed the world through their scientific contributions. SMART Center programs are fun and educational for children of all ages! Saturday March 23 noon-Women of the Western Frontier. Travel back in time to when our area was the western frontier with Pittsburgh storyteller Joanna Demarest. Ms. Demarest will share stories of bravery from some of the most amazing women of the frontier.
Friday, February 22, 2013
Individuals or families may work together to create a Seuss-themed cake for our contest. Prizes will be awarded. After the contest we will celebrate with a reading of The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss and a decorate your own book bag craft. The cakes will be sliced and shared as we sing Happy Birthday to Dr. Seuss. Registration is required for this event. You may register by calling (304)232-0244.