April programming at Anderson-Lee Library

SILVER CREEK — Anderson-Lee Library, located at 43 Main St. in Silver Creek has announced its programming for the month of April. Most programs are free and open to the public. Registration is often required to ensure enough seating and materials for all patrons attending the program. To register for programs, call the library at 934-3468, stop by 43 Main St., message us on Facebook, or visit www.andersonleelibrary.org and click on our events tab for easy online registration. You can also sign up for email/text reminders when you register online! Pre-School and School Age Storytime:

Pre-school Storytime for children ages 2-5 on Thursday mornings April 4, 11 18, and 25 with Miss Jill at 10:30 a.m. Children will participate in reading, singing, rhymes and fun crafts. Children under 3 ¢ will need a parent/caregiver present.

Storytime for School Age Children on Thursday mornings April 4, 11, 18 and 25 at 10:30 a.m. Miss Amy will organize a variety of activities for children ages 6-10. Expect stories, crafts, Legos, games and more! Great for homeschooling families!

Month of the Young Child Storytime, Saturday, April 27 at 11 a,m, with special guest readers Jeff Hornburg, Mayor of the Village of Silver Creek, and Virginia Miller, Assistant Director of Lake Shore Family Center. Join us for stories and a craft to celebrate young children!

For Adults:

“Diets Don’t Work” with Kristian Reiber, Certified Wellness Coach, Thursday, April 4 at 6 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Friday Matinee, Friday, April 5 at 12:30 p.m. This matinee for adults 18 and older will offer a variety of movies, from documentaries to classics to new releases. Feel free to bring your lunch or a snack. This month we will watch “Tea with the Dames.”

Flowers that do Double Duty with Tina Ames, Thursday, April 11 at 6 p.m. Learn the basics of the popular article “Flowers that do Double Duty” Tina wrote for Mother Earth News. You will learn Tina’s favorite six flowers that are not only beautiful to look at and great for the bees, but do even more. All students will leave with seeds to take home and grow their own, too! Class is free and open to the public. Only 20 spots are available, so register soon!

Fun for all ages:

Saturday Matinee, Saturday, April 6 at 11 a.m. For families of all ages, this matinee will offer new releases, old favorites and seasonal fun! Bring a bag lunch or a snack to enjoy while you watch “Ralph Breaks the Internet.”

Erie Traveling Zoo, Friday, April 26 at 3 p.m. All ages will enjoy this meet and greet session with our friends from the zoo! Come get a close-up view of a variety of animals. You can even touch some, too! Please register so we can plan for enough seating.

Eat Smart NY, Monday, April 29 at 6:30 p.m. Free cooking and nutrition workshop for all ages. Learn simple ways to incorporate more fresh and healthy foods into your diet.

Kids Clubs:

LEGO Club meets the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. All ages are welcome to join us on April 2 for our monthly building challenge. Registration is appreciated.

Kids Cooking Club meets on the second Monday of the month at 4 p.m. Kids from 8-15 years old are invited to attend and learn to put together a healthy and nutritious meal on April 8. Registration is limited to 15 and is required to ensure enough seating and ingredients for all.

Mine Craft Club meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Kids age 6-15 are invited to join us on April 9 as we cooperatively play, build, craft, explore and create! We’ll be focusing on survival mode and playing together on the library’s network. Registration is limited to 8 participants, so sign up soon!

Teen Book Talk meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. All teens age 13-17 are invited to bring a book they are reading or have read and share it with the group. Refreshments are provided; this month, the club with meet April 16.

Tinker Tuesday meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. All ages are invited to tinker and build with a variety of materials. This month, the group meets on Tuesday, April 23. Registration is appreciated.


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