Children ages 2-12 have the chance to win tickets to Disney on Ice’s “Let’s Celebrate” by reading five books and having their ticket stamped at the Public Library of Commerce.
The Disney On Ice program will be held at Gas South Arena from April 21-24.
“Look for inspirational readings on the Disney display or anywhere in the library, and check the desk for more information on this program,” says library manager Angel Abounader. “Additionally, there’s also a springtime book exhibit to go along with the upcoming plant swap, as well as an exhibit called ‘Imperfect Beautiful Self’ celebrating what makes each person special.”
There will be a program at the Library of Commerce titled “Your Future Prosperity” on Tuesday, April 5 at noon
“Users are encouraged to stop by the library for any financial questions they may have so that they can be addressed during this program,” advises Abounader.
Hooks and Needles will be held for the first time since the COVID-19 shutdown on Wednesday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
“It was a favorite program for many library users and is scheduled to run again on the first and third Wednesdays of every month in the library council chamber,” Abounader said. “Customers who are new to knitting as well as those who are pros are welcome at any time. »
The Commerce Library’s Annual Plant Exchange will take place on Saturday, April 9 from 10 a.m. to noon.
“We never know what will be brought,” says library assistant Carolyn Cook, “but I’ve filled my yard with ferns, poppy seed, marsh sunflower, pachysandra, coral bells and daisies. ‘Hellebore, and many more – all of which are from this exchange.
New adult dramas now available include: “High Stakes” by Danielle Steel, “The Lightning Rod” by Brad Meltzer, “Killer View” by Roy Johansen, “Citizen K-9” by David Rosenfelt, “The Summer Getaway by Susan Mallery, “The Christmas Wish”, “Rogue Set Match” by Manda Collins and “Ever Constant” by Tracie Peterson.
Non-fiction short stories now on shelves include: “The Other Dr. Gilmer”, “The Beekeeper’s Handbook”, “DBT for Dummies”, Stephen Shearer’s “Glamour and Style” and “The Naked Don’t Fear the Water” by Matthew Aiken. Shearer’s book talks about the beauty of Hedy Lamarr while Aikens describes the challenges faced by Afghan refugees
Upcoming programs include:
• Monday, Yoga, 10:30 a.m.
•Tuesday 5 April, noon, Your Prosperity Future.
• Wednesdays, Kidsercise, 10:30 a.m.
• Wednesday, April 6, Hooks and Needles, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
• Thursdays, Teen Smash, from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
•Thursday, Yoga, 6 p.m.