Tyrone library plans programs, activities
TYRONE — The Tyrone-Snyder Public Library has announced its upcoming programs and activities.
Just for Kids
Registration for Build a Better World, the library’s 2017 Summer Reading Program for children and teens, will kick off from noon to 5 p.m. Monday. Get an activity log and start reading and working on activities to stop summer boredom and earn prizes. Free weekly events for kids will be held in conjunction with the program in June and July. This program is for newborns to age 17.
Free Magic Show with M&M Magic — Magicians Bobby and Danny of M&M Magic are coming back for a free magic show at 6 p.m. June 13. Comedy, magic and non-stop fun for kids of all ages and their grown-ups.
Summer Reading Carnival — The library will hold its annual Summer Reading Program Carnival from 6 to 8 p.m. June 17 in the parking lot. Free carnival games for kids, a bounce house and prizes. Refreshments will be available for a small donation. Children who take school supply donations for the Equip our Eagles school supply drive will receive bonus game tickets. In the event of rain, this event will be rescheduled.
Summer Storytime — Summer Storytime will be held at 10:30 a.m. June 19. Children 18 months to 5 years can join Miss Lana for stories, crafts, games and activities. This program is free and open to the public, but caregivers must stay in the building.
Tech Tuesday — Kids ages 8 to 14 can experiment with circuits, computer programming, robotics and engineering at Tech Tues-day from 5 to 7 p.m. June 20. This program is free and open to the public.
Paper-making Work-shop for Kids — Kids old enough to work with their hands can join Katrina Pope of the Intermunicipal Relations Committee at 1 p.m. June 21 and learn how to make their own paper with recycled materials.
Lego Night — Lego Club members will enjoy the first in a series of special evening Lego events at Lego Night from 5 to 7 p.m. June 27. Kids ages 6 to 12 can participate in Lego-themed challenges, such as bridge building, mini-figure extraction, balloon cars and more. This program is free and open to the public, but caregivers must stay in the building.
Make Art Day — Kids ages 4 and older can enjoy a variety of art-based activities from 1 to 3 p.m. June 30. Children and caregivers can show up at any time during the two-hour block and complete as many projects as they like.
Cube Club – The Cube Club is taking a break but should resume in July.
Procraftinators Craft-ing Meetup — Procraftin-ators are procrastinating crafters. The group will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Take an unfinished craft project and get to know fellow crafters at this free meetup.
Essential Oils Make-and-Take Workshop — Carol Scarbro of the Allegheny Essential Oils Club will present a workshop at 5:30 p.m. June 29 that will give the opportunity to make an essential oil roller ball. Choose your own blend of oils, mixing to target a specific condition or use a bio-feedback Zyto scan to customize your oil. There is a $15 registration fee for this workshop. Multiple roller balls can be made and will cost an additional $15 each. To register, call 684-1133, message the library on Facebook, or sign up at the checkout desk.
2018 Josh Gallagher Concert — Tickets are on sale for the library’s 2018 fundraiser concert on May 5, starring Josh Gallagher. Tickets are $35 and are available at the checkout desk or by calling 684-2030.
GED classes — Free GED classes are held from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. To register, call 684-1133 or message the library on Facebook.
For all ages
Build a Better Library — At 6 p.m. June 15, all ages can help make the library a better looking place with a free evening of craft projects that can be used to decorate the library for all its summer events.
Joybeans Coffee and Cookies Day — The library will pay tribute to the late Wendy Boytim and her Joybeans coffee shop with free coffee, tea and homemade cookies in the library from noon to 7 p.m. June 20. The Women’s Club of Tyrone makes this regular event possible.