The Blair Kiwanis Club is sponsoring their annual pancake feed on Sunday, February 15th, from 8 am – 12:30 pm. Funds raised go to support the Kiwanis Youth Programs and Scholarship Funds. This year, the Kiwanis are also sharing their proceeds with the Blair Public Library Foundation!!! Please give them your support and chow down on some fine pancakes and breakfast fare!!!
Great news!!!! Beginning this Monday, January 12th, the Three Rivers District Health Department will be at the library from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm and will be providing Car Seat Installations and Vaccines for Children. They will be at the library the second Monday of each month!! Check out the informaton below and come on in!!
The Genealogy group has cancelled their Tuesday night meeting due to the extremely cold weather. Stay warm all!
Happy New Year! The holidays are over and all programming has resumed. Stay tuned for additional programming information!
The Blair Public Library will be closed December 31, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. and will remain closed for January 1, 2015. Happy New Year! Stay safe and warm! May the new year bring you joy, good times, and great reads!!!!
For those who are interested in the Blair Library Book Club — the book is here! This month’s book, The Echo Maker by Richard Powers is ready for pick up — just ask at the front desk. Happy reading during the holidays!
It’s that time of year! The library staff wishes everyone a peaceful, fun, family and friend filled holiday season! If you are travelling, please stay safe!
We will be taking our holiday break from programming. Monday, December 22nd story time, is our last programming event until January 5, 2015! Spanish class resumes January 27, 2015.
Our winter reading program is underway! Stop in and pick up your first sheet – all ages can play along! When you return your completed sheet, you can choose a small prize and your name goes into the grand prize drawing. You can complete as many sheets as you’d like. One grand prize per age group. A fun way to spend those chilly winter days and nights! ALL reading counts !!
As a reminder, the library will be closed Christmas Day and the day after – December 25th and 26th. We will also close at noon on Christmas Eve. WE HIGHLY SUGGEST you pick up your movies, audios and books before the 24th!!! Let us know if you are travelling and we will extend the due dates!
Saturday, December 13th, bring your kids to SHOP WITH A FRIEND day at the library! From 10:00 to Noon, kids can shop for their siblings, mom or dad. Wrapping is available. Price??? A can of food or nonperishable food item for each gift purchased! Proceeds go to the Washington Food Pantry! Stop on in!!!
AND THEN — after your weekend of Holiday shopping and preperations, you’ll need a night out on the town! Visit RUNZA from 5:00 to 8:00 pm and have a wonderful dinner — 15% of the proceeds go to The Friends of the Blair Public Library to help support children’s programming! THANKS Runza for their support … and thank YOU for all your support!!!!
See you soon!
Tuesday nights rock @ your library! YES, Conversational Spanish night is on! Come learn some Spanish! YES, Tech Time will happen! Need help with something techy and geeky? We have two young men to help you out! and YES – we have books, videos, audio books, magazines….. but THIS TUESDAY ONLY, we have a workshop on dealing with Chronic Health Conditions — 6:30 pm — See you @ the library!!!