The library is now offering e-books which can be downloaded free of charge onto various e-readers, including the Kindle, the Nook, the IPad and more. Go to our website at www.ellwoodcitylibrary.com and follow the “e-book” link. Those participating must have a card from the Ellwood City Library. Call the library at 724-758-6458 for more information.
Tuesday, June 26, at 10 a.m. — “Jump Start to Kindergarten,” a program designed for children who will be entering kindergarten this fall. The weekly program focuses on reviewing state standards the children need to start school. Featured are stories, crafts, songs, games and much more. Registration is required, so those interested should call the library for more information.
Tuesday, June 26, at 6:30 p.m. — “Family Laptime,” a program designed for families with babies and toddlers from 6 months of age to 5 years old. Stories, songs, finger plays and more are featured. This is an interactive program, so all children must be accompanied by family members. Registration is not required, but is requested by the library. Those interested in participating may call the library for more information.
Wednesday, June 27, from 10 a.m. to Noon — Summer Reading Programs for students who have completed kindergarten through 3rd grades will be held, with those who finished kindergarten and 1st grade meeting at 10 a.m., and those completing 2nd and 3rd grades meeting at 11a.m. Featured in these weekly programs are stories, songs, games and more. Call the library to register and for more information.
Wednesday, June 27, at 3:00 p.m. — Creative Writing for Beginners, a writing group designed for students in 6th grade and up. The group meets to share their written work and to learn about writing styles and techniques. New members are always welcome, and those interested should call the library for more information.
Thursday, June 28, at 10 a.m. — “Food 4 Thought,” a book discussion group for students in 9th grade and up. The group will discuss the book, “Delirium,” by Lauren Oliver. More information is available by calling the library.