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At the library, Oct. 18-21

Wednesday, Oct. 4

STEAM Powered Wednesdays, 2-5 p.m. Tinker, make, and create at the library on the third Wednesday of each month. Explore arts and crafts, simple circuits, chemistry and more! Each month will feature a different project but there will always be something to make, build, create, or discover! We have two sessions: one at 2 p.m. for the homeschool crowd and again at 4 p.m. for the after-school crowd. The same topic is covered at each session. Primarily for children 6-12 years old, but all are welcome! Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

Alternative Healing, 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Alternative Healing will pick up where the previous series left off and will continue to teach practices that promote healing power from within and optimal health for you or your loved ones. This week we’ll be working with chakras.

Sock Knitting, 5:30-7 p.m. Learn to knit socks on double-point needles. Sock knitting 101 is for those with some knitting experience who would like to learn a new skill. Class size is limited to 6. If interested, please preregister at the circulation desk or by calling 765-653-2755.

Ukulele Group, 6-7 p.m. Do you play the ukulele? Join us every Wednesday for an open ukulele jam! Beginners welcome.

Thursday, Oct. 5

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

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

Community Help Desk, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Bridge for Everyone, 1:30- 3:30 p.m.: Open bridge game Thursday afternoons in the Kiwanis room. All skill levels invited. Facilitated by Dorothy Brown. For questions, contact Barbara Timm at btimm@PCPL21. org.

LibrarYoga, 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. Every Thursday from 5:30 to 6:30 the library is offering FREE Yoga sessions led by certified yoga instructors. Everyone is welcome, regardless of skill level. Participants should wear comfy, stretchy clothes. Yoga mats, blocks, and straps are available for your use.

Friday, Oct. 6

Imagination Portal Unplugged, 9 a.m.-noon.

Computer Class: Cloud Computing, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Introduction to Cloud Computing will introduce patrons to cloud computing, demonstrate free cloud software from Google and Microsoft, and explain why cloud computing is the way the world will be using computers in the future. 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. 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.

Community Help Desk, 2-4 p.m. PCPL has a computer technician available to diagnose and help repair your computer and electronics. Most computer problems can be repaired in 20 minutes but if your computer problem is severe enough, or would take longer than 30 minutes to fix, we may recommend you take it to a professional.

Literary Ladies, 5:30- 6:30 p.m. The Literary Ladies book club will be reading “Men Explain Things to Me” by Rebecca Solnit for the October meeting. The library has copies of the book available for checkout and for sale at the reference desk. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Sarah Myers at smyers@pcpl21.org.

Saturday, Oct. 21

Pokemon League, 1-2 p.m. Bring your cards and join the fun! Attend three sessions to earn 10 percent off at Game Warehouse. Questions? Contact Taylor O’Brien by phone (765-653- 2755 ext. 121) or by email (tobrien@pcpl21.org).

Pup Tales, 1-2 p.m. Read to a dog at the library! Parents can sign up their children for a 15 minute time slot to read to one of the PALS Pups by calling 765-653-2755.

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