That’s Life {and Death} Cafe : A Conversation

HealthProgramThatsLifeThursdays, April 16, May 21 & June 18, 1:30 to 3pm.  Join the conversation about embracing our mortality hosted by Ministry Home Care / Dr. Kate Hospice.  RSVP to Randi at 715.356.8805 or 800.234.3542.

Saturday Science: All about DNA!

Saturday, April 18, 10:00am.  Join us to learn more about DNA! We will explore our own inherited genetic traits ,make an edible model of DNA, and extract DNA from a strawberry. Recommended for kids 7 years and older. Space is limited so call (715.356.4437) or visit the library to register.  Special thanks to the LUHS science department for their support of this program.

Kids’ Spring Craft: Bedazzled Branches

bedazzled branchesTuesday, April 28, 3:30 to 5 p.m. Use ribbon, yarn, feathers and more to bedazzle a tree branch. Craft supplies and branches provided. Recommended for school-aged kids and their families.

Fabulous Fiber Creations

shapeimage_2Friday, May 15, 10:00am to 5:30pm. Local artisans (MPL’s Fiber Friends) showcase quilting, heirloom sewing, weaving, hand and machine knitting, crocheting, embroidery, cross-stitching and more. Demonstrations will be ongoing throughout the day.

Programs for babies, toddlers and preschoolers

children-playing-outside-clip-art-i9StoryTime, Wednesdays, 10am. ( January 14 – May 20)  Books, music, finger plays & fun for kids 2 through 5 years and their families.

Music Garden, Thursdays (January 8 – May 28)  Sprouts (newborn – 1 1/2 yrs) 9am to 9:30am. Jumping Beans (1 1/2 to 5 yrs) 9:45 – 10:45am.  Music and movement!!

Saturday Music Garden.  Special Saturday edition of Music Garden on February 14, March 14 and May 9 from 10am to 11am.  Music and movement for kids and their families.  Recommended ages – 15 months through 4 years.

Fiber Friends

fiber artsWednesdays, 12 – 3pm. Bring your knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, weaving, etc. and enjoy some time with friends at an informal “drop-in” gathering.  Beverages will be provided and brown bag lunches are encouraged.