The library will be closed Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day+
We are so very thankful to Otterbein UMC Otterbein Indiana for allowing us to use their space to bring Sheltered Reality back to the community on May 17! Thank you to Steve and the drummers, and to the amazing Benton County community who attended!
Our last Homeschool Book Club meeting before the summer is Thursday, May 24 at 1pm! HBC is free and open to all homeschoolers. This month we’re reading:
Join our online book club today! Go to facebook.com/groups/OPLBookClub and click the “join” button to participate in monthly book discussions. Our first book is Waves of Mercy, by Lynn Austin. Stop by the library to request your copy today, and join the discussion thread on June 1st.
Sheltered Reality drumline will be performing at Otterbein United Methodist Church on Thursday, May 17 at 6:30pm. All Benton County students and parents are encouraged to attend. Summer Reading Program sign up starts Monday, May 21! This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock!” and we’re exploring music, sound, geology, and reading …
Mark your calendars for our annual Fancy Nancy Tea Party! Saturday, May 12 @ 12pm. Free (donations welcome) for all Fancy Nancies & Dapper Dans ages 10 and under (and their grownup). Dress in your fanciest attire (that’s a fancy word for clothes!) for tea & cookies, story, crafts, etiquette, …
The 2018 SRP sign up starts on May 21! How the Summer Reading Program works: Set your reading goal, by number of books or hours read Goals may be reset once if they are met before SRP ends Log your progress on Fridays & get a prize Get a book …
May Pinterest Night is Thursday, the 31st. We are making wood slice string art! Register at https://goo.gl/3wwfSe Pinterest Night is the last Thursday of the month at 6pm. Free, donations welcome
May 8 is voting day! At Preschool Storytime, while the adults are voting, we’ll be reading the Firefly Award nominees and picking our favorites! Storytime starts at 11:15!
We’re reading “Noisy Night” by Mac Barnett, a Firefly Award nominee, at May 8 MGOL!