Upcoming programs at Bay Village Branch Library

Come check out the newest book titles at the Bay Village Branch Library. Our new displays at the front of the library showcase the newest titles in fiction and non-fiction. As always, if a title you're looking for is not available, please speak to a librarian to request the item.

CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT 

Tuesday, May 5, to Friday, May 8 (library open hours) Mother's Day Make n Take – Preschool and school-age children are invited to drop in to the children's storytime room to create a special Mother's Day item.

Wednesday, May 6 (9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.) Play, Learn and Grow – Children ages birth-5 are invited to this casual, informative program. Learn about the latest toys that are available from our Toy Library and rotate through the many hands-on play stations.

Thursday, May 7 (11 a.m.) WHOOO'S Ready for School? Kindergarten Readiness: Writing – Help your preschooler make the transition into their first year of school. Explore hands-on activity stations together.

Saturday, May 9 (10:30 a.m.) Sensory Storytime – This storytime is designed especially for children with special needs at a developmental age of 3 to 6 and their families. This program incorporates a schedule board, double visuals, and sensory opportunities for participants as well as 1/2-hour socialization time following the program.

Thursday, May 21 (4 p.m.) Cookies and Books – Children in grades 3-4 are invited to enjoy cookies as we discuss a good book. Copies of the book will be available one month before the discussion.

ADULT DEPARTMENT

Thursdays, May 7 and 14 (7 p.m.) Steinbeck's "Grapes of Wrath": Take Another Look – This iconic American novel is guaranteed to generate lively discussions. Steinbeck is as relevant now as he was in 1939. Literary and historical aspects of the novel will be the primary focus. Participants will rediscover the genius of Steinbeck and this superior novel.

Tuesday, May 12 (10 a.m.) Brain and Memory Games – Challenge your mind and memory by learning and playing new, brain-stimulating games. Board games, cards, reading, writing and music-related games are great ways to keep your mind sharp.

Please register to attend the programs online at cuyahogalibrary.org, call us at 440-871-692, or stop in to the library at 502 Cahoon Road and register with a librarian.
 
 

Tara McGuinness

CCPL - Bay Village Branch, Adult Reference Staff

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