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@ Wilkes County Public Library

March 2019 News
BLACK HISTORY EVENT

Bishop George Morgan

Saturday, March 2, 3pm

"Confronting Negative Information in 2019: What We Must Do to Move Forward in Peace"

Music by Jackie Chapman and Craig Tidline
Share Your Library Story with Us
"When I was growing up in rural Georgia, I most looked forward to 2 vehicles coming down the dirt road: the bookmobile and the ice cream truck. We kids would fight over the library books; we loved them so." -- Wilkes County Library Patron
Take a minute. Look at Appalachian Regional Library’s new link at the bottom of our Library's website (the middle of the 3 squares) that links to our Movie Guide. This service provides a visual experience for finding a movie. You can browse and place a hold on the available movies from the website.
A New Program in the Rose Herring Children's Library!

Is your child starting kindergarten? That means a big change for your family. Bring your child to either or both of these meetings so that everyone will feel prepared.


Saturday
March 2 and April 6
@ 10 am

Registration is encouraged. Call 336-838-2818, ext. 231.
The Student Access program allows all Wilkes County public school children to check out books at our Library. All they need is their student ID (lunch number). Bonus: no late fees for overdue books. They can also check out ebooks from NC Kids Digital Library by using the Libby App. Any questions? Ask at the Library!

RECYCLED STEM


Saturday, March 30, 2 pm
Get Fit (Teens) Saturday, March 9 @ Noon

What's for Dinner?
Make family meals easy, fast, & healthy. Le Podemos Ayudar.
Plans & cooking tips for making healthy meals that even picky eaters like. Manage your time & money & reduce frustration. Usted quiere lo mejor para su familia.

Mondays, March 4, 11, 18, & 25

4:30-6:30 pm

Wilkes Community Partnership for Children & partners present this free program. To register & for info, contact Sarah Colbert, at 336-838-0977 or sarah@wilkeschildren.org
These informative Vaya Health workshops are free to professionals & to the public at the Library.
Friday, March 1

@ 2pm Bipolar Disorder: Causes, Risk Factors, Treatments

@ 3 pm Mood Stabilizing Medications: Use and Side Effects

See this year's Vaya Health programs on our Library's website .

Registration is encouraged but not required. Register with Mandy Matney mandy.matney@vayahealth.com
Spay/Neuter Assistance Program (SNAP) has extended hours at the Library, thanks to the Humane Society of Wilkes.
Tuesdays @ 6-7 pm &
Saturdays @ 12-2 pm
Time to dig in the dirt ...

get your soil ready ...

and visit our seed library.


Spread the word:
We have free seeds on the upper level of the Library!
Be Medicare Aware :
Learn from Rick Cook of SHIIP
on Saturday March 16, 9:30 am @ the Library
Call 336-838-2818 ext. 232 or 236 to reserve a spot.
See stories in nature with Story Walk at the W. Kerr Scott Dam & Reservoir
The Wilkes County Public Library partners with W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir for a Story Walk on the walking trail at the Fish Dam Creek Park. Enjoy a new story every six weeks @ 499 Reservoir Road, Wilkesboro.

Friends of the Library Book Sale


Thursday
March 14 @ 5-7 pm

Friday & Saturday
March 15 & 16 @ 9 am-5 pm

611 Cherry Street, North Wilkesboro
CONNECT WITH US!
 

Wilkes County Public Library  
Aimee Berry James, County Librarian

 
   
Traphill Branch Library  
Linda Pranger, Branch Manager  

Locations & hours

Daylight Savings begins March 10


Mon.-Thurs. 9 am-7 pm
Fri.-Sat. 9 am-5 pm



Tuesdays & Thursdays 
10 am-1 pm & 1:30-6 pm 
   2nd & 4th Saturdays, 10 am-3 pm