Summer Challenge/Summer Reading 2018 Highlights

Lego builder extraordinar Ann Flavin was with us sharing her Independence Hall creation which took over 16,000 bricks. She also taught us about important things took place at Independence Hall. Then everyone got to try their hand at building things with Lego’s.

More Summer Challenge/Summer Reading Activities! Tween & Teen Friday’s, Rock Hound Dale Pysher with us, Magic Steve. Knit & Stitch, Adult Painting and more!

Summer Challenge is Here!

Linesville Community Public Library
2018 Summer Challenge Schedule:

Summer Challenge Sign-ups begin June 1, 2018
We have a Summer Challenge Program for Pre-K thru Adult

Summer Challenge for Pre-K thru 6th grade
Will meet every Wednesday at 10am-11am
Wednesdays in June: 6, 13, ,20* 27*
Wednesdays in July: 11*,18*,25* and August 1th is the picnic.
(We will be having special guests on several of our Wednesday so mark your calendar now to come!)
SPECIAL EVENING SUMMER CHALLENGE THURSDAY JUNE 21 FROM 6:30-7:30PM

If you are going into the 4th grade or higher we have:
Tweens & Teens every Friday beginning June 8 @ 10:00am
This is where you get to learn how to make something new and exciting and
we will discuss what books you like to read.
Fridays in June: 8, 15, 22*, 29
Fridays in July:6, 13,20*, 27* & closing picnic is Wed Aug. 1 @10am

*SPECIAL SPEAKERS: Dale Pysher-Rock hound, Steve Haberman-Musical Magician,
Tamarack Birds, Ann Flavin-Lego Independance Hall, Abraham Lincoln,
Helen Hammond- Ventriloquist/puppets

Wednesdays 11:30 – 12:30 Tales that Wag beginning June 27
Reading to therapy dogs for Pre-k thru 6th grade

Monday’s at 1pm the “Stitch Group” meets at the Linesville Library. This is for all ages for anyone who would like to learn or share their craft of stitching (crochet/Knit/hand sew).
Come, learn and share in a friendly atmosphere of the library.

The Adult book club meets the second Monday of each month at 10am.
Come and join us for some lively discussion.

The Linesville Library will be hosting several “Revisiting the Founding Era” events.
The first will be Monday, June 11 from 10:30-11:30am @ the library with guest speaker Kathy Brubaker Historian for the Linesville Cemetery. This is a discussion and open forum. -Adults

Next is an Open forum of “Recounting and Remembering the History of Linesville”. We will have three guest speakers and will visit the Historical Society Tuesday, July 17 beginning at 6pm at the Presbyterian Church with light refreshments and ending at the Historical Society around 8/8:30pm. Jr high -Adult

Wednesday July 18 @ 10am Independence Hall with Ann Flavin-where history was made PreK-Adult
Friday, July 20 @ 10 am Abraham Lincoln-History comes alive -all ages

Library Hours:Mon 9-5, Tue & Thur 4-8, Wed 9-1 & 4-8 Fri 9-1, Sat 8-Noon Phone: 683-4354

Play-K Kits at the Linesville Library

The Linesville Library currently has Play-K Kits available for in-the-library usage which were provided by the State Librarian under the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. These kits help promote Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) as well as Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) in children. In addition to this, these play-k kits are aligned with Pennsylvania Learning Standards to help get the child ready for kindergarten. Stop in and “play” today!

Story Hour 2013-2014

story hour
The Linesville Community Public Library’s 2013-2014 Story Hour has ended on April 30. The 2014-2015 Story Hour will begin in September. This program is for preschoolers and is an interactive hands on learning experience of stories, songs, movement, crafts and more. This is free and open to the public. Keep checking our site for exact start up date.