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At the Putnam County Library

Tuesday, July 11

Baby & Me, 10-10:30 a.m. Sing songs, read stories, play with toys, talk, and laugh with your baby. For early talkers (newborns to 24 months).

Music Makers, 11 a.m.- 12 p.m. Join us on the second Tuesday of every month as we sing, dance, and play with percussion instruments and our parachute! Babies, toddlers, and preschool-aged children are welcome.

Introduction to Computers, Part 1 at Heritage Lake 1-3 p.m. All classes are for beginners and are free and open to the public but registration is required since space is limited. Classes are two hours long with a break and registration is now open. To sign up for any of the upcoming classes, you can view the library website at PCPL21.org, call Mike at 765-653-2755 Ext. 118, or stop by our circulation or reference desks at the library.

Yarn Perch, 5-8 p.m. Need Crochet help or Crochet Companionship? Jo MacPhail will take her Yarn Perch (located on the balcony above the lobby) every Thursday evening to help those in need.

Based on the Book: Movie Night, 5:30-8 p.m. The Based on the Book: Movie Night will discussing The Shack by William P. Young. Following the presentation of the 2017 movie (running time: 2 hours) we will be discussing William Young’s novel. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Library and for purchase at the reference desk. For more information, contact Sarah Myers at smyers@pcpl21.org.

Play Mah Jongg, 6-8 p.m. For those who know the game. Newcomers need to contact Janice at DarksidersMaxine@msn.com to arrange for instruction.

Wednesday, July 12

Mah Jongg Game, 12:30-3 p.m. For all players who know the game (not the computer version). Newcomers are welcome to watch and learn.

Cooking with Kids, 4-6:30 p.m. Each month we prepare a simple, kid-friendly snack, talk about cooking basics, and read some stories while we enjoy our treat. This month we’ll be making Apricot Hand Pies. Space is limited, so please register by July 8. You can register for this event by calling 765-653-2755 ext. 121, by emailing (kmullinnix@pcpl21.org), or by filling out the form on our website at PCPL21.org.

Ancient Practices for Modern Healing, 5-6:30 p.m. Vibrational Medicine. In this session you’ll see a presentation and experience the use of sound such as chanting, singing, laughter, and mantras for healing.

Time Travelin’ Genealogy Guild, 6-7 p.m. Join a group of local family history gurus to learn tips and tricks, share stories, and discover new resources.

Learn to Crochet, 6-7:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 13

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m. Sing songs, hear stories and nursery rhymes, move around to music and action songs, and make a craft. Ages 12-35 months.

Preschool Storytime, 11-11:45 a.m. Hear theme-based stories, move around and sing action songs, make a craft, and have a small snack. Ages 3-5 year olds.

Bridge for Everyone, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Come to an open bridge game on Thursday afternoons in the Kiwanis room. All who enjoy bridge are invited to attend, regardless of skill level. This group will be facilitated by Dorothy Brown. If you have questions, please contact Barbara Timm at btimm@PCPL21.org.

LibrarYoga, 5:30-6:30 p.m. PCPL is offering free Yoga sessions led by certified yoga instructors every Thursday evening. Classes are for all levels of students. Participants should wear comfy, stretchy clothes. Yoga mats, blocks, and straps are available for your use .

Friday, July 14

Imagination Portal Unplugged, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Looking for a little quiet time? These hours are for you. Enjoy the Imagination Portal without monitors, video games, or music in the background.

Tablets and Smartphones at Heritage Lake, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. All classes are for beginners and are free and open to the public but registration is required since space is limited. Classes are two hours long with a break and registration is now open. To sign up for any of the upcoming classes, you can view the library website at pcpl21.org, call Mike at 765-653- 2755 Ext. 118, or stop by our circulation or reference desks at the library.

Family Fort Night, 5:30-7 p.m. Build your own special family fort at the library! Join us for after-hours stories and snacks! Don’t forget to wear your pajamas. We’ll provide some supplies, but feel free to bring some pillows and blankets from home and even a flashlight! Families with children 3 & up. Because this is an after hours event, registration is required.

Since the library Google calendars are public, you can add our calendar to other community calendars so it updates automatically. You can do this by copying and pasting the following links into your Google calendar, on the lower left where is says ‘Add a Coworkers Calendar’ under Other Calendars.

To add the Youth Services Calendar, paste this link: pcpl21.org_ lk5jo7asjc3cjmrnu1s64mf3sc@group.calendar.google.com

To add the Adult Services Calendar, paste this link: pcpl21.org_d4kqp-77dc3iickuq9fckad102g@group.calendar.google.com

To add the Board of Trustees Calendar, paste this link: pcpl21.org_3ji0qimaolun4v9r90ou-2vnq18@group.calendar.google.com

If this is something you would like to do but need some assistance with or for more information about programs or events please contact Krystal Becker at the Putnam County Public Library at 765-653-2755 ext. 116, visit the Events link on our our website, www.PCPL21.org, or email kbecker@PCPL21. org.

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