January Library News

Monday, January 14th at 6:30 pm, we will have a Replica Exhibition and Hands-On Workshop for Children on Ancient Egyptian Culture. Sherin Motawea will show the kids replicas of Ancient Egyptian artifacts and teach them the art of mummification. For ages 6 & up.

Saturday, January 19th at 11:00 am, meet Christine Burke, author of “The Well-Nourished Artist- 8 Ways to Feed Your Creative Soul” Come and participate in a FREE activity from her book that will help you tap into your creativity!! Books will be available for purchase and can be signed by the author.

Free Chair Yoga classes will be available on Tuesdays at 2PM for six weeks starting January 8th. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.

Have you always wanted to be an artist? Get on the list for our free painting classes by emailing Debbie at debbie@astonlibrary.org !

Pronunciator is the new language learning system available for free with your library card. Go to http://www.delcolibraries.org and click on “Explore e-Resources” to access the Pronunciator system, which allows you to learn over 80 languages, plus learn English from your native language!

Are you looking for a book club? The library book club meets on Thursday the 10th at 1PM to discuss “Saving CeeCee Honeycutt”. Stop by and try it out!

Join the Library Movie Discussion Group to view and discuss ” Tully ” on Monday, January 28th at 11AM. Light lunch will be provided.

The Kids Can Build Club is at the Library on Tuesdays at 4PM ! Your child can learn to build things using the library’s Lego collection and other materials as well! All ages are welcome.

3D Printing Services Available! Ask Debbie or Stephen at the desk to find out how you can get your first small 3D printed item for free! Check out the designs the staff have made for ideas. They are on display in our display case!

Storytime! Your young child can learn basic literacy skills while having fun! The Aston Public Library offers story times every week, open to everyone! Join Ms. Debbie for toddler time (ages 2-3) on Tuesdays at 10:30, infant time (up to 24 months) on Wednesdays at 10:30, and preschool time (ages 3-5) on Thursdays at 10:30!

Stop by Tuesdays at 11AM to learn the art of Crochet with our diverse group with many levels of experience. Stop by Thursdays at 6PM to participate in a wide variety of crafts with an even more diverse group.

Need help with an e-book reader, laptop or tablet computer? Stop by for our drop-in help time on Friday mornings. 10AM is the time for ebook readers. 11AM is the time for laptops and tablets.

More information and registration for all our programs is available via the Calendar at http://www.astonlibrary.org .

Join the Friends of the Library! Go to http://www.astonlibrary.org and click on “Join Our Friends” to send in your info!

The Aston Public Library Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday, January 15th at 7PM at the Library.

You can access books for your Kindle, Nook, or other e-book reader with your library card! Go to http://digitallibrary.delcolibraries.org/ to see what is available!

Are you on Facebook? Follow the Aston Library there! Go to
http://www.facebook.com/astonlibrary
and “like” us!

-Stephen Sarazin, Library Director

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