Serving the Community Since 1890 - BookEnds - E-Newsletter - June 2018
SummerREAD 2018
June 1-July 28
Join us for a SummerREAD kick-off on Monday, June 4. Register for SummerREAD. Fun activities throughout the day. Face painting from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

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Using Newspapers for
Genealogy Research
June 7. 7:00-8:00 p.m. 
Library staff member Justin Crawfis will present a program about using newspapers in family history research, including recently digitized Hancock County newspapers. No registration required. 
Creative Writers' Group
 June 7. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Creative writers of all genres are invited to practice their writing.
No registration required.
Read for L.I.F.E.
Tutor Training
June 15. 9:45 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Learn about tutor training with the Read for L.I.F.E Program Registration required.
Bullet Journaling Workshop
June 18. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Bullet journaling is a method of day-to-day organization that is designed to be flexible and adapted to your own style. Bring a blank notebook or journal (lined or not-your choice) to work on. Registration required.
Who Do You Think You Are? Explore Your DNA
May 30. 6:00 p.m.
Abby Levitt, Assistant Professor of Biology from the University of Findlay, will explore how technology has made it possible to learn about our DNA. No registration required.
Children's Programs
Baby Story Time
Every Wednesday and Friday
9:45-10:15 a.m.
For children up to 36 months.
No registration required.
Story Time
Every Tuesday and Thursday
10:30-11:30 a.m.
June 5-July 26
Tuesdays & Wednesdays
2:00-3:30 p.m.
Join us for arts, science, and engineering projects.
Grades 2-6.
Baby Balloon Party
June 8. 9:45-10:15 a.m.
For children up to 36 months.
Book Bingo
June 10. 2:00-3:00 p.m.
For children in grades K-6
Meet the Instruments
June 18. 10:30-11:30 a.m.
For children ages 4-8.
Craft a Musical Game
June 16. 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Maori Rhythm Sticks
For children ages 2-8.
Family Movie Night
June 21.
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Peter Rabbit
Teen Board Game Brunch
June 6. 9:30-11:00 a.m.
Enjoy a fun pancake brunch of "teen only" gaming. Grades 6-12.
DIY Disney
Fridays. 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Drop in and create Disney-inspired crafts as you enjoy movie soundtracks.

Musical Mondays
June 11, 18, 25. 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Join us for select Mondays for musical sing-alongs and movie-inspired crafts. Grades 4-12.
Game On
June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Play games at the library. Grades 2-6.
Apples to Apples Game
June 19. 6:00-7:00 p.m. Grades 6-12.
Monopoly Monday
June 18. 5:00-7:00 p.m. Grades 6-12.
Spoons Game Night
June 27. 6:00-8:00 p.m. Grades 6-12.
Teen Movie Night
June 5. 5:30 p.m.
The movie, A Wrinkle In Time, will be shown. No registration required.
Teen Chess Club
June 19.
Wizard of Oz and Rainbow Shoes
June 11. 1:00-4:00
Bring a pair of white canvas shoes with you.
Aladdin Bleach Shirts
June 25. 1:00-4:00
Bring a black 100% cotton t-shirt.
June 12. 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Grades 6-12.
Bring a book and read!
Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
206 Broadway Street
Findlay, OH 45840
419-422-1712 (voice)
419-422-0638 (fax)
What's New @ Your Library
Shoot First
by Stuart Woods
The Fallen
by David Baldacci
The Family Gathering
by Robyn Carr
A Brotherhood of Spies
by Monte Reel
Edna Lewis
by Sara B. Franklin
The Everything Guide
to Lyme Disease
by Rafal Tokarz, PhD
The Creativity Project:
An Awesometastic
Story Collection
by Colby Sharp
Now a Major
Motion Picture
by Cori McCarthy
Starry Eyes
by Jenn Bennett
All the Money
in the World
The Greatest Showman
Phantom Thread
by Kwame Alexander
She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed History
by Chelsea Clinton
The Wild
Robot Escapes
by Peter Brown
In Memory of:
Linda Allyn
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Jeanne Birkenhauer
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Carla Camm
by: FHCPL Board and Staff
by: Hurd Avenue Friends

In Memory of:
Francine DeFrench
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Franklin Deeds
by: Hancock County
Chapter OGS
In Memory of:
Marlene Fletcher
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
JoAnn Goddard
by: FHCPL Board and Staff

In Memory of:
Raymond Horne
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Lacy Johnson
by: Richard & April Lehman

In Memory of:
Marilyn Reddin
by Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Dave Rupright
by: Becky Brooks
by: Sharon Radabaugh

In Memory of:
Lucille M. Siebeneck
by: FHCPL Board and Staff

In Memory of
James Speck
by: Beth Courtney

In Memory of:
Maynard Steinman
by: FHCPL Board and Staff

In Memory of
Betty Stiles:
by: Decker Avenue Neighbors

In Memory of:
Joanne Swisher
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Eugene Weber
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Mary Wendt
by: Birchaven Village

In Memory of:
Sandra Wilkinson
by: Birchaven Village