Newcastle Public Library
- Published on Friday, 12 September 2014 12:00
The Newcastle Public Library is telling a story of “No Ordinary Bird” for children at an upcoming afterschool story time and craft, at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the library, 705 NW 10th St.
Children will hear the story about a special parrot named Alex, and afterward can do a craft program related to the story.
- Published on Friday, 29 August 2014 12:00
Wednesday mornings are all about story time at the Newcastle Public Library, with upcoming preschool story time events set for 11 a.m. Sept. 3, 10, 17 and 24, at the library, 705 NW 10th St.
The morning features themed stories, songs, rhymes, activities and more, geared to preschool-age children.
- Published on Monday, 18 August 2014 11:30
The Newcastle Public Library’s popular therapy dog reading program continues throughout August and September, but dates have been changed slightly from what previously was taking place.
During August, four dogs – Riley, Sadie, Bubba and Maggie – will share duties at different times listening to children read. Dates and times are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and again from 3 to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays, Aug. 19 and 26.
Then in September, Sadie, Riley and Maggie will continue listening to readers in time slots from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each Tuesday of the month, on Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30.