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Lego Club Print
Active Image If you want to show off your Lego-building skills or if you just want to have fun building with your friends, the library is the place you want to be from 6-7 p.m. on the last Thursday of each month.

The Lego Club meets next September 28 in the meeting room.

Youth ages 5 and up are invited, but we do ask parents to accompany children 7 and under. Legos will be provided, although donations are welcome to help our collection grow. Donations may be dropped off any time at the front desk.

For more information, contact Youth Services Coordinator Amber Chaney at 937.783.3585.

Monday Night Movies Print
Active ImagePlan to join us October 9 for our next Monday Night Movie, Coco.

Coco will begin at 5 p.m. in the library meeting room.

The free family-oriented movie showings also will include free pizza, popcorn and drinks.

This Disney PIXAR movie follows accomplished musician Miguel and trickster Hector as they journey through the Land of the Dead to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.

For more information, visit the library or call 937.783.3585.

Adult Crafternoon Print
Active ImageAdult Crafternoon is back after its summer hiatus!

Creative adults are invited to join us at the library for this free monthly program designed just for you. We meet at 1 p.m. on a Wednesday afternoon each month in the meeting room and make a different craft each time.

Attendees on Oct. 11 will have the opportunity to make a fall gnome door hanger to prepare for the coming season.

Please plan to join us each month. And if you have any ideas for upcoming crafts, please contact Adult Services Coordinator Amanda Johnson with your suggestion.

Booklovers Discussion Print
Active Image The Blanchester Public Library Booklovers meets next at 7 p.m., October 5, in the library meeting room. Everyone is welcome to attend.

October title:
Flying Angels
by Danielle Steel

After her brother is wounded in the attack on Pearl Harbor, Audrey and her best friend Lizzie enlist in the Army as flight nurses.
Adult Take-and-Make Print
Active ImageFall may seem far away with the recent hot temperatures, but it is actually just around the corner. And to help get you in the mood, this month's Take-and-Make is a Paper Pumpkin.

The only items required to make the pumpkin that are not included in the Take-and-Make bag are a pair of scissors, a ruler, a pen/pencil, and glue/tape.

Visit the library and grab a free Take-and-Make bag with all the supplies needed to construct your Paper Pumpkin. The bags include detailed instructions.

They will be available throughout the month.

Storytime Print
Active ImageChildren from ages 2-5 will build a foundation for reading success through stories, play and activities. And you are invited to register your child anytime for the library's regular morning storytime sessions.

Morning storytimes are separated into age groups, but we also have our popular Family Storytime from 5-6 p.m. each Monday. No registration is required. Children (and adults) of all ages are welcome to just show up and enjoy a story, songs, crafts and a light snack.

For more information, please visit the library or call 937.783.3585.

September Calendar

CultureGrams Print
Active ImageThe library now provides access to CultureGrams.

CultureGrams provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.

There are reports for more than 200 countries, and each report includes 25 categories.

There are also a Kids Edition, which includes more than 185 country reports that teach elementary and middle school students about the world around them, a States Edition and a Provinces Edition, which include child-friendly reports on the 50 U.S. states and the Canadian provinces, respectively. blue was designed 2006 by Karsten Oltrogge:
Homepage of Karsten Oltrogge:

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