Cookie Decorating

So have any of you ever wanted to learn how to decorate cookies like a pro? Well you are in luck. On January 26th from 1:00 – 3:00 Raelynn Bygland from Albion is going to come and teach a cookie decorating class. Cost is $25.00 per person and Raelynn will provide all supplies and goodies needed! You will go home with six beautifully decorated cookies in their own special box. Registration and payment are required by January 23, 2019. Space is limited to 15 people.

The Christmas Selfie Contest

On Thursday, December 20, we visited the Kindergarten room at Elgin Public School. The story, The Christmas Selfie Contest by Rosie Greening was read to the class. Then they got to make Alfie the elf from the story. It was fun spending time with the Kindergarten class.

The Christmas Selfie Contest

On Thursday, December 13, we visited St. Boniface’s Kindergarten class. The Christmas Selfie Contest was read to the class. The story is about Santa holding a Christmas selfie competition, and one particular elf is determined to win! But what will he do when things don’t go to plan? After the story, the class made elves.

If you want to know what happens in the story, stop by the library and check out the book.

10 Turkeys in the Road

The library’s outreach project for November took us to the Preschool classrooms at Saint Boniface and Elgin Public School. Mrs. Gunderson read the books, Ten Turkeys In the Road and Thanks for Thanksgiving. Following story time the children made fruit loop turkeys.

Family Game Day

Sunday, November 18 the Library hosted a “Family Game Day” at the Elgin Community Center. Families enjoyed an afternoon of games and snacks. The library was able to purchase the games with a grant from Thrivent.

Family Game Day

To celebrate National Game and Puzzle Week, Elgin Public Library will be hosting Family Game Day. Families are encouraged to come spend some time together playing games. The library has several board games to choose from or you can bring your own. Refreshments will be served.

When: Sunday, November 18, 2018

Time: 2:00 to 4:00 PM

Where: Elgin Community Center

Hope to see you there!