Friends of the Casselton Public Library

Excitement is in the air as we begin organizing a group of volunteer to form the new Friends of the Casselton Public Library Group.  By-Laws have been adopted, the Memorandum of Understanding has been signed, and the officers have been appointed.  The group will be starting a membership campaign as well as developing a programming plan.  We still need three more individuals to be on the Executive Team so if you are interested in this groundbreaking group whose mission is: to raise money and public awareness in the community to support the services and programs of the library, fell free to call or stop by.  We would love to have you join.

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Feelin’ Groovy Book Fair

Our Scholastic Book Fair is right around the corner and we hope you make plans to attend one or more of the days – Thursday, July 21 from 4-7pm; Friday, July 22 from 9am-3pm; and Saturday, July 23 from 9-11am and 12-3pm.  There will be a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level.

Our Book Fair is also available for online purchases at:  http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/casseltonpubliclibrary172000_groovy_facebook_cover

Crayon Canvas Art

Plan on joining the fun this Thursday, June 23 at 7pm in the City Hall Auditorium.  We will  be making individual Crayon Canvas Art as part of our “Out of the Ordinary” week.  Please bring a hair dryer with you if you have one available. Hope to see you there!

Movie Monday’s

Come join us at the library for Movie Monday at 4:30pm!

June 20-Snow Dogs

June 27-The Big Green

July 11-Mighty Ducks

July 18-The Karate Kid

July 25-Sandlot 2

 

Book Sale

Friday, June 3rd from 9-1 and Saturday, June 4th from  7-Noon at the Casselton City Hall Auditorium.

Purchase a bag for $ 4.00 and then browse through our selection of withdrawn, used, and donated books to fill up your bag. Or, you may select books from the rack of nearly new donated books that will be priced and sold individually.

See you at the sale!

Shamrock Search

The library has been invaded with smiling shamrocks.  Stop into the library before St. Patrick’s Day and see how many you can find.  Everyone will have the opportunity to place their guess in a basket and on Thursday, March 17th a winner will be drawn from those with the correct answer.  The prize waits at the end of the rainbow.

π –Pi Day– π

March is here, and it’s time to celebrate! St. Patrick’s Day, the first day of spring and March Madness may all grab our attention but at the library we are talking about a different holiday. Get out your calculators—it’s time to celebrate Pi Day! What’s that, you may ask? Think back to geometry class… Pi is a mathematical constant that is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. Pi is approximately equal to 3.14159 and usually is shortened to 3.14, but it could go on forever. It has been represented by the Greek letter “π” since the mid-1700s, although it is usually spelled out as “pi.” We invite you to join us at the Casselton Public library on 3.14 at 1.59pm as we watch the movie The Life of Pi and enjoy a slice of pie as we marvel at the wonders of math.

 

DIY Candy Bouquet

Casselton Public Library (City Hall Auditorium)

Friday, February 12  @ 7 pm

Choco Lips,   Swirl Pop,   Cupids Mix,   Hot Pink Buttermints

……All combined by you in a mini valentines box.

***All supplies will be provided so come and have some fun making a bouquet for your very special valentine!     (Limited to first 40 people – one bouquet per person)

Adult Coloring Enthusiasts

free_mandala_coloring_sheetsJoin us at the Casselton Public Library on the 1st & 3rd Saturday of February and March at 10:00am.

you will have an opportunity to create your won colorful masterpiece.  Coloring sheets, coloring pencils and crayons will be provided but feel free to bring your won supplies if you have.

Refreshments will be available.  See you at the library.