Monday, February 18, 2013

February Break!

February Vacation Activities
First up, the weather. According to the NOAA, the 7-day forecast is looking good. After a blizzard, partly this or partly that is welcomed news so please do join us during vacation week! Regular and special events are planned.

Regular Story Hour and Story and Craft Programs
Have some fun with your little ones:
Tuesday Evening @ 6:30 p.m. : Story and Craft, Ages 4-7
Wednesday @ 10:00 a.m. : Story Hour 2 year-olds and Story Hour for 3 year olds
Thursday @ 10 a.m. : Time for Two's story, craft, and play for 2 year-olds
Friday @ 10:00 a.m. : Wiggle and Giggle for ages 12-24 months

Tuesday Film Night : February 19, 6:30 p.m.
Join us for first in a three-part series of films set in Paris. Vincente Minnelli's charming 1958 musical, which won a best-picture Oscar, starts the fun.  The movie comes complete with songs by Alan Jay Lerner, music by Frederick Lowe and stars Leslie Caron and Louis Jourdan as friends who become more. Maurice Chevalier adds panache. No registration required.

Woof! The Basics of Caring for and Training Your Pooch : Thursday, February 21, 1:00 p.m.
It's wonderful to welcome a new dog to the family but building a foundation to keep Fido friendly, Rover a push-over, and Rosie to a mosey, does takes work. Michelle Larson, member of the National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors will be ready to give you some tips. Also meet Michelle's beautious Bernese Mountain Dog! Click here to register.

Henna Art : Saturday, February 23, 2:00 p.m.
Mehndi, also known as henna tattoo, is a traditional Middle Eastern art used to adorn the body for weddings and other special celebrations. Local resident Jamilah, of Jamilah Henna Creations, will talk about the cultural significance of henna designs and demonstrate the ancient art of Mehndi. For teens and adults. Space is limited; tattoos temporary. Click to register.

Museum Pass Program
Use your library card and our museum pass program to explore a super selection of our area's premiere attractions! Our pass program is funded by the Friends of the East Hampton Public Library. Please do watch for the FOL's membership drive in March 2013. For as little as $10, you can give back to a program that has saved you at least $10... or more...