MAY 19-24, VIRTUAL FAMILY EVENTS
Kids and families are invited to virtual events on the Hancock County Public Library's Facebook page. We're here for you! Watch for our weekly newsletter.
STOP MOTION VIDEO SERIES
Teens
Tue., May 19
3:30 PM

Using LEGOs for stop motion animation is surprisingly easy and creates fun end results.

Miss Angela illustrates the difference the number of frames-per-second makes on a finished product using her LEGO creations.
FAMILY STORYTIME
All Ages
Wed., May 20
10:30 AM

Join us for a family storytime with Miss Jena as we read silly stories about what animals eat.

Have a piece of blank paper and coloring supplies handy for a craft about your favorite food, afterwards.

Thanks to Scholastic for allowing us to share the book, Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas, written and illustrated by Aaron Blabey, and to Macmillan for allowing us to read Shake the Tree! by Chiara Vignocchi, Paolo Chiarinotti, and Silvia Borando.
BACKYARD DISCOVERIES
All Ages
Fri., May 22
2 PM

Exploring our wonderful world can start just outside your back door. Join Miss Amy on an adventure close to home.

Learn to identify local plants and birds. Get ideas that encourage outdoor exploration, creative play, and relaxing in nature.
BENTLEY'S BUDDIES & FRIENDS
All Ages
Sun., May 24
1:30 PM

It's a special storytime with Bentley's Buddies & Friends!

Nickie Scott reads I Found a Kitty, by Troy Cummings, to you and her cat, Sophie. Thanks to Random House Penguin for allowing us to share this story with you.
EARLY LITERACY CALENDAR
Our youth librarians have created a May calendar with daily play suggestions that help develop your child's early literacy skills. They are based on the American Library Association's "Every Child Ready to Read" research.
Questions about your library card? Librarians are available for chats Mon.-Fri., 2-5 PM .
We're leaving our high-speed internet connection on. Wi-Fi is accessible from the parking spots nearest our buildings.

Hancock County Public Library
900 W McKenzie Rd., Greenfield, IN 46140

5731 W US 52, New Palestine, IN 46163