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Sharks are coming to the library! The Wave on Wheels Foundation at Newport Aquarium is bringing live Coral Cat Sharks and Epaulette Sharks to the library! The goal of the Mobile Shark Cart program is to educate and engage the community, connect you with a keystone species in our ocean's ecosystem. In addition to live sharks, several animal biofacts are used in the presentation including shark jaws, a can of shark fin soup, shark eggs, and more.
Join the Friends of the Library and see how you can help your library. All are welcome.
Visit the library to make crafts with turkeys, leaves and things we are thankful for.
Help us brighten the holidays for others! Stop in during open hours in the month of November to sign a Christmas or holiday card.
Monday & Wednesday: 12:00 pm-7:00 pmTuesday: 1:00 pm-7:00 pmFriday: 12:00 pm-4:00 pmSaturday: 10:00 am-2:00 pm
All cards will then be taken to area nursing homes and/or given to area Veterans.
This program is sponsored by Friends of the West Alexandria Library.
The Friends of the West Alexandria Library are sponsoring a toy, book, hat, and glove drive for the West Alexandria Santa Villa during the whole month of November.
For each NEW toy, book, hat or gloves you donate, you will be entered to win a $50.00 Walmart Gift Card.
Donate your new items at the West Alexandria Library during open hours: Monday & Wednesday: 12:00 pm-7:00 pm, Tuesday: 1:00 pm-7:00 pm, Friday: 12:00 pm-4:00 pm, Saturday: 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Adults of all ages are welcome to join us for our adult craft on November 5th! The program starts at 5:30pm and attendees will be given all supplies to create their very own Turkey Candle Holder just in time for Thanksgiving.
This program, like all PCDL programs, is free to attend. Registration is requested to be sure we have enough supplies. Call 937-533-4095 or stop in to register!
Try something new with UV Resin!
Create a tiny scene, a piece of jewelry, or abstract art with the materials provided.
*This program is intended for grades 6-12. Please register in advance.*
You've probably seen Youtube celebrities giving video blogs online... now it's your chance to try!
This is the second installment of our new library vlog Library, Camera, Action! Participants will get a chance to pick their own topic to write and film for our show. The finished work of Library, Camera, Action! will be available on our library Youtube page following the event!
Come to the West Alexandria Library to make a candy dish to sit out with all your favorite holiday treats. All supplies are provided to make this wonderful addition to your home.
Reservations are not required, but we do recommend that you if you are planning to attend that you sign up so we can ensure enough treats and supplies for everyone. Sign up by visiting the West Alexandria Branch or by calling (937) 533-4095.
Oink! Oink! The best things about these pigs; you do not have to feed, water, or clean up after them!
Make your own Porch Piggy just in time for the Pork Festival at the West Alexandria Library.
✅This program, like all PCDL programs, is free to attend. No registration needed. For more programs, check out our event calendar at: www.preblelibrary.org/events✅