Join us on the third Thursday of each month for a cup of hot chocolate/coffee/tea and a relaxed book discussion. This month we're discussing "The Sound of Gravel" by Ruth Wariner.
Use tissue paper and hole punches to create a stained glass look for your candle holder. All supplies provided.
Would you like to show off your "Master Builder" skills? If so, join us on November 4th for our LEGO Building Contest! One main prize will be awarded to the best builder in three different age groups: K-1, 2-3 and 4-5 grades. Building begins at 1:00 pm and children will have 1 hour to finish their creations.
***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN LEGOS! All LEGOS must be seperated before building begins.
This is your chance to check out the new Maker Space at the Eaton branch! This new space will give the community open access to new technologies for all ages! Whether it is for professional, educational or personal interests, there are many items available to delve into! This grand opening is only the introduction to a space that will be available for everyone to tinker, and explore their creativity.
Event will be: October 14th from 1 pm- 3 pm
The event will include:
Play a variety of video games! Vote for your favorites, then team up and compete with other teens. Snacks will be provided!
*This program is intended for grades 6-12*
The Eaton Library invites the public to their annual holiday open house Wednesday evening Dec. 13th from 5-7:30 pm. Enjoy music from Eric Loy, along with punch and cookies. Ornament crafts will be on hand and prize drawings for all ages.
Monthly Movie for teens (grades 6-12) will be screening National Treasure.
"Benjamin Franklin Gates descends from a family of treasure-seekers who've all hunted for the same thing: a war chest hidden by the Founding Fathers after the Revolutionary War. Ben's close to discovering its whereabouts, as is his competition, but the FBI is also hip to the hunt."
National Treasure is rated PG, and has a runtime of 2 hours and 11 minutes. This program is expected to end around 5:45.
Ryan Ireland was born and raised in Ohio and currently lives in Alpha with his wife and three children. He studied English at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, for his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, and recently earned his PhD in English from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He is the author of two books—Beyond the Horizon (2015) and Ghosts of the Desert (2016).
Tim Waggoner has published close to forty novels and three collections of short stories. He writes original dark fantasy and horror, as well as media tie-ins, and his articles on writing have appeared in numerous publications. In 2017 he received the Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in Long Fiction, he’s been a finalist for the Shirley Jackson Award and the Scribe Award, and his fiction has received numerous Honorable Mentions in volumes of Best Horror of the Year.
Join us to learn the basics of desktop publishing with Microsoft Publisher. We will discuss templates, formatting, moving objects, and adding text and pictures, and use these skills to create a basic flier. Some previous computer experience is required; prior experience with Microsoft Word is particularly helpful.