Meetings: One afternoon a month 2:15 – 4:00….. Stories – Demonstrations… Hands on Activities… Mystery Trunk… learning about people and places in Poland’s past. Girls and boys are invited to join. There will be demonstrations about how things were made or actually try to do activities in the same way they were done before people shopped in supermarkets or went to school on a bus. Club meetings will be held at the Ricker Memorial Library on the last Wednesday of each month during the school year. Club members will walk in a group with an adult leader to the library. Parents will be expected to pick up their children at the library at 4:00. The first meeting will be January 29th.
Tuesday evenings 6:30 to 8:00 anyone who would like to join us in knitting as group is welcome. Everyone does their own projects.
The Library is looking for a volunteer to help seniors in basic computer skills. Please call the Library at 998-4390 for more information.
Paint up, fix up or create a birdhouse. This is a fundraiser for Friends of Ricker Library. You may pick up a pre-made birdhouse at the Library (or we can deliver). Decorate your birdhouse, make it beautiful, fanciful, whimsical or practical. Please return your birdhouse to the Library by Saturday, March 22nd. Birdhouses will be on display at the Library until they will be auctioned off to raise money for Library Programs. Friday April 11th 6:30- 9:00PM .. Join us for our Guest Speaker, John Weinrich as he talks about Backyard Birds followed by the Birdhouse Auction. FMI call Rhonda 998-2868 or Nate 212-2228.
Next time… Saturday February 1st. at 10:30 – 11:30
1. Cover books
2. Shelve books
3. Check new book shelves for “old” books to put on change status shelf
4. Straighten books, magazines, DVD’s etc.
5. Check bulletin boards for outdated posters/notices
6. Merchandising books on shelf which look like they haven’t gone out much
7. Wash Books
8. Attach bar code, book plates on incoming new books
9. Decorate library on holidays
10. Pull children’s holiday books
11. Straighten flyers etc. on tables in lobby area & pull outdated bulletin
12. Dust upstairs and downstairs
13. Wash windows downstairs
14. Wipe off tables in Community Room
15. Clean Kitchen
16. Craft prep help for story time
Mark Your Calendar!! Event: Ladies Afternoon Out. Movie Title: ”Shall We Dance” Date: Sunday, Feb 16th at 2 PM
Location: Ricker Memorial Library… Bring your favorite snack and enjoy an afternoon out with “the girls”
Friday, February 7th at 7:00 here at the Ricker Memorial Library.
Josh will show us 8 different kinds of birds and animals. Talk about wild rehabilitation and animal damage control including some safe tips for kids if they encounter sick or orphaned wildlife. Wednesday February 19th at 2:00 pm. Please call 998-4390 to sign up.
Join Jane Fawcett and her dog Lizzy on SATURDAY mornings from 10:30 – 11:30 am . Kids can practice their reading skills while reading to Lizzy and also make a new friend! Please call the library at 998-4390 to register. Next time Lizzy will be able to come is Feb 22nd. Must call to register please.