APL News - March 16

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By Stan Campbell

The Laughs and Crafts Club — March 17, 24 and 31 - 3:45 p.m. This is a special club featuring interactive stories, games, and crafts for children in all school levels. Registration required.

Babies/Toddlers Storytimes — March 21, 22, 28 and 29 at 9:30 a.m. This program is for children birth - 36 months and their caregivers. Program will include rhymes, fingerplays, music, and stories. Registration required.

Preschool Storytimes — March 21, 22, 28 and 29 at 10:30 a.m. Stories, music, activities, and crafts for children ages 3 through 5. Parents are welcome to either participate with their child, or can use the time to browse the Library for their own interests. Registration required.

Sew Happy — March 23 at 10 a.m. “Sew Happy” is a gathering of crafters - we will meet at 10 a.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month - unless the library is closed. If you quilt, knit, do tatting, crochet, etc. come and join the fun!

Once Upon A Time … — March 23 at 2 p.m. All princesses and princes ages 4 and older are invited to our royal event. We will have games, activities, crafts, and refreshments based on favorite fairy tales. You may register beginning March 9.

Preschool Fair — March 26 from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Looking for a preschool or daycare for your child? Come to our first Preschool and Daycare Fair for the opportunity to speak to representatives from the area preschool facilities all in one location. For information call the Youth Services desk.

Posey County Photographers — The Alexandrian Public Library will be holding a photography exhibit in recognition of Posey County Photographers. The exhibit will be held on March 30 and 31, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., and on April 1 and April 2, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Submissions from photographers will be accepted through March 28 at 8 p.m. or until exhibit area is determined full. Space is limited so when this area is full no additional submissions will be accepted.

Spring Book Sale — The Friends of the Alexandrian Public Library spring book sale will be held Saturday, April 9 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, April 10 from 1 to 4 p.m.
In addition to showing your support by purchasing books, you still have time to donate your gently used books to the library to be used in the book sale - the deadline for all donations is 5 p.m. April 6.

Library Hours — Alexandrian Public Library is open Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, 1-5 p.m. For more information,  call 838-3286 or visit www.apl.lib.in.us.