Longaberger Basket Bingo
Our 3rd annual Longaberger Basket Bingo will be held at Saint Matthew’s Hall (1105 Cameron Ave) on April 12th, 2015 at 2 PM. General admission tickets for all 15 regular games are $20, but we will have value packs available at the door for specials, walk-arounds, and door prizes. We have a fantastic assortment of Longaberger products for this year’s bingo, including retired baskets. Tickets can be purchased at the door the day of the bingo or at the library checkout desk. For more information, message us on Facebook or call 682-1016.
Who Loves You?: A Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and Beyond
Tickets for our 2015 concert are now on sale! On May 2nd, 2015 at 7 PM, in the Tyrone Area High School Auditorium, the Friends of the Tyrone-Snyder Public Library will be presenting Who Loves You? a Tribute to Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons and Beyond. Featured opening act is Vegas by way of Bedford entertainer Ricky Howsare. For tickets, call 682-1017.
Procraftinators Craft Nights
Procraftinators = procrastinating crafters! Bring those unfinished craft projects to the library and get to know your fellow crafters at our next craft nights on Thursday, March 12th and 26th from 5-7 PM. You bring your own crafting supplies, we provide ample crafting space and electricity. Craft Night is free and open to the public. Walk-ins welcome!
Club Lego is here, and new members are always welcome! Kids ages 6-13 can join their fellow Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of non-stop building on Saturday, April 18th from noon-2 PM. This program is free and open to the public, but we ask that caregivers stay in the library while the kids construct.
Healthy Kidz Club: Free Educational Series for Parents & Children
Health and wellness specialist and personal trainer Tracey Stroup will be presenting a free 6-week series for families on health and nutrition for children and caregivers in the library’s community room starting March 4th and continuing every Wednesday until April 8th. Please note that Healthy Kidz Club will not be meeting on March 25th, but will resume for four weeks in April. Each session will be presented at 1:30 PM and again at 5:30 PM: the same topic will be covered at the two sessions, so caregivers can pick and choose the time that works for their schedule. The series is as follows:
Wednesday, April 1st at 1:30 PM and 5:30 PM: Supporting Spectrum Children and Other Neurological Conditions
Wednesday, April 8th at 1:30 PM and 5:30 PM: Age Appropriate Exercise
Wednesday, April 15th at 1:30 PM and 5:30 PM: Alternative Therapies for Baby Health
Wednesday, April 22nd at 1:30 PM and 5:30 PM: A Healer in Every Home: Taking Back Your Family’s Health
For more information or any additional questions, e-mail Tracey at firstname.lastname@example.org
Story Hour at the Library
Our Story hour for children ages 3-5 runs Monday from 1-2 PM until May 18th. To sign up your child, register at the checkout desk, message us on Facebook, or call us at 684-1133. Story hour combines books, songs, crafts, games, and nursery rhymes and is free.
Babies Boogie and Block Party
Babies Boogie/Block Party, our song, dance, and building block themed story time and playgroup for children ages birth-3 years, runs every Thursday from 10:00-11:30 AM. To sign up your child aged 18 months-3 years, register at the checkout desk, message us on Facebook, or call us at 684-1133. This program is free and open to the public, but caregivers must stay with their children. Materials for Babies Boogie has been funded by generous grants from the Central Pennsylvania Community Foundation, the Altoona Sunrise Rotary, and the Commonwealth Libraries of Pennsylvania.
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