December events set at the town of Collins Public Library

COLLINS — The Town of Collins Public Library, 2341 Main St., Collins, has announced a number of special events for December. To register for particular programs, call 532-5129.

Craft Club: Monday, Dec. 2 at 6 p.m. Come and make crafts in the Library. This month’s theme will be Christmas. Ages 3 to 12. Registration is required.

Quilting with Florence: Wednesdays, 10 am to 2 p.m. Join these knowledgeable ladies as they work on projects. (Note: because of the holiday, Quilting will be held on Thursday, Dec. 26)

Book a Tech Trainer: Need computer assistance? We can help! These free 45 minute sessions are designed to assist with software support or internet training. Open to Library patrons age 17 and above. Call the Library for more information and available dates and times.

YA Writing Club: Thursday, Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. Ages 13 to 20. Let staff know if requiring special accommodations. Snacks provided.

Toddler Time: The next 3 week session of Toddler Time begins Friday, Dec. 6 at 10:30 a.m. Read stories, play games, sing songs and have a snack. Ages 2 to 5. Call or stop in to register!

Senior Holiday Movie: Friday, Dec. 6 at 1 p.m. Join in for a movie and popcorn. Co-sponsored by the 50+ seniors. Call the Library for the title of the movie.

YA RPG Club: Saturday, Dec. 7, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday, Dec. 27, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sign up is in the library, and fills up fast. Don’t miss out on the chance to slay the forces of evil, discover treasure, and have a blast! Ages 12 to 18. Lunch and snacks provided. Inform staff if special accommodations are needed.

Lap Sit with Miss Abbie: Mondays, Dec. 9, 16, 23 and 30 at 10:30 a.m. Come to this fun program for children ages 6 months to 2 years with a caregiver. A great introduction to early literacy skills with rhymes, finger plays, music, stories and more. Sign-up required.

Christmas Story Hour: Monday, Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. Come for stories, games, crafts, coloring, and many times snacks. Ages 3 to 10. Sign-up is required.

Evening Book Club: Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 5:30 p.m. Discuss “Readers of the Broken Wheel Recommend” by Katarina Bivald. Request a copy on line or stop by the Library Desk. Call or stop by if interested.

LEGO Club: Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 6:30 p.m. Come and play with LEGO’s in the Library. We will put your creation on display in the Library. Ages 4 to 12. Registration required, call or stop in.

Library Board Meeting: Thursday, Dec. 12 at 6 pm. Open to the public. All are welcome!

Young Adult Book Club: Thursday, Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m. Discuss “The Iron Trial” by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare. Ages 13 and up. Request a copy online or at the Library Desk.

Creative Crafts for Adults: Saturday, Dec. 14 at 1 p.m. We will be making Graham Cracker Houses. All materials are provided but registration is limited. Ages 18+ please.

Morning Book Club: Monday, Dec. 16 at 11 a.m. Discuss “Winter Sisters” by Robin Oliveira. Request a copy online or at the Library Desk.

Graham Cracker House Construction: Monday, Dec. 16 at 5 and 6 .pm. 15 spots for each time slot. Open to ages 2 to 12. All materials are provided. Sign-up is required by Dec. 9.

Young Adult Art Club: Tuesday, Dec. 17 at 6:30 p.m. Love to draw, paint and create? Then this is for you! This club will meet to learn about illustration and publishing. Ages 10 to 20. Sketchbooks and materials will be provided. Stop in to register.

CLOSED: The Library will be closed on Tuesday, Dec. 24 and Wednesday, Dec. 25 for Christmas. It will re-open on Thursday, Dec. 26 at 10 a.m. Use the “Book” drop or renew online at www.Buffalolib.org.

Tinkering in the Library! Saturday, Dec. 28 at 12 p.m. With different rotating activities each month, there will be new things to explore. Fun for the whole family. Stop by or call to sign up.

New Year’s Story Hour: Monday, Dec. 30 at 6 pm. Join in for stories, games, crafts, coloring, and many times snacks. Ages 3 to 10. Sign-up is required.

CLOSING EARLY & CLOSED: The library will be closing early at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 31 for New Year’s Eve and closed on Wednesday, Jan. 1 for New Years. It will re-open on Thursday, Jan. 2 at 10 a.m.Use the “Book” drop or renew online at www.Buffalolib.org.

Erie County Library cards are available to all Erie County residents, all individuals who work in Erie County, and all those who live in the Gowanda School tax district. Stay up-to-date with events at the library by ‘liking’ the Facebook page, Collins Public Library. Library hours: Monday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday-CLOSED.


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