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Governors Square Branch Library



   Tuesday, September 25, 2018
10:00 AM
National Pet Week
Event Location: Governors Square Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-School
Description:  Children will enjoy singing songs about pets. Then Ms. Anita will read The Pet Store and Dewey: There’s a Cat in the Library. Lastly, the children will make a craft.
 



   Tuesday, October 2, 2018
10:00 AM
World Farm Animals Day
Event Location: Governors Square Branch Library
Intended Audience: Preschool
Description:  Children will enjoy singing “Old Macdonald Had a Farm” and other farm animal songs. Then Ms. Anita will read Click Clack Moo: Cows That Type and The Three Little Pigs, and the children will make a craft.


   Tuesday, October 9, 2018
10:00 AM
Fire Prevention Week (October 7-13)
Event Location: Governors Square Branch Library
Intended Audience: Preschool
Description:  Fire Safety Day
Special guests, firemen from Engine 9, Montgomery City Fire Department, will teach the children about fire safety. Then the children will delight in climbing aboard a real fire truck!  Each child will receive a goody bag.



   Wednesday, October 10, 2018
2:00 PM
Book Bunch Book Club
Event Location: Governors Square Branch Library
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Book Bunch Book Club will meet on October 10, 2018 at 2 p.m. to discuss the
Amish novel October Song by Beverly Lewis. Ms. Lewis writes from personal experience with her family heritage as one of the Plain people in Lancaster County.
Book Jacket Summary:  From newlyweds Katie and Dan living in the shadow of the shunning, to Rachel and Philip embracing parenthood even as he acclimates to Amish life as an outsider..From the courtship of Lydia Cottrell and Levi King, her betrothed, to Sarah Cain, now a wife and mother struggling to bridge her own life with that of the People.. October Song is overflowing with the simpler things of life that make a Lewis novel an unforgettable journey into the depths of the human heart.



   Tuesday, October 16, 2018
10:00 AM
Healthy Foods Day
Event Location: Governors Square Branch Library
Intended Audience: Preschool
Description:  Ms. Anita will read Eating the Alphabet and Mr. Putter and Tabby Pick the Pears. Then the children will make a craft.


   Tuesday, October 23, 2018
10:00 AM
Character Counts Day
Event Location: Governors Square Branch Library
Intended Audience: Preschool
Description:  Ms. Anita will read the character books How Do Dinosaurs Clean Their Rooms? and How Do Dinosaurs Play With Their Friends? This will be followed by a coloring page activity.


   Tuesday, October 30, 2018
10:00 AM
Spooky Spiders Day
Event Location: Governors Square Branch Library
Intended Audience: Preschool
Description:  Children will enjoy singing sider songs, then delight in hearing Ms. Anita read Little Miss Spider and The Adventures of the Itty Bitty spider and Itty Bitty Mouse.  Finally, the children will do a maze activity page.