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News and Events
Thank you to everyone who contributed to our year end appeal.
New Job resource
Cypress Resume - online resume builder
Wednesdays at 3:30pm and 6:00pm
January 3: Dinosaur Day. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a paleontologist? Experience a mini 'dino dig', and learn how dinosaur skeletons are classified by structure. Prehistoric periods, and which animals did and did not live at the same time will be explored.
January 10: What can you do with leftover/used wrapping paper? Make beads for jewelry! Come learn how to design and make paper beads and have fun while recycling and reusing.
January 17: How do holograms work? What makes a rainbow? How can we make a kaleidoscope? Playing with light, lenses, and mirrors is a fun way to learn about optics!
January 24: Engineering is using science and math to solve problems. It is easy and fun to make balancing toys using a few simple ideas - no calculators needed!
January 31: Come dressed up as your favorite character from fantasy, anime, or science fiction! Bring your friends, and discuss your favorite (and least favorite) books and movies.
Wednesday at 4:30 - StoryTime
StoryTime includes stories, music and movement, designed as early literacy instruction aimed at developing and reinforcing the skills that children need to be successful learners.
Monthly Craft Project – kids stop in and check out the craft table downstairs and discover crafts to work on your own.
Homework Help - Please see Lee Ackerman-Sawyer or email email@example.com
Did you know..
The Library has magazines
You can check out one of our print titles in the Library or visit the online collection at
Now You Can Donate Online Using an E-Check
Now you can donate to the Library through our website using an E-check! Also called an electronic bank transfer, this allows you to make a donation from your checking account without having to write or mail in a check. And it saves the Library 2/3 of the fees we would typically be charged with a credit card donation.
Click HERE to get started and make a one-time donation.
Make an Ongoing Monthly Contribution!
You can now make an automatically recurring monthly donation of as little as $5 per month to help support the Library! These recurring donations, automatically deducted each month from your debit or credit card, make an easy and sustainable impact.
Benefits to you include:
• No hassle automatic withdrawals from the account of your choice.
• The ability to change your gift amount or the method of payment at any time.
• A record of each monthly gift that will appear on your credit or debit card statement.
• Automatic renewal, with the ability to cancel at any time.
Sign up today by clicking here! If you have any questions, feel free to contact the library.
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