Come to the Swanton Public Library from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm on Wednesday, January 20, for an afternoon all about anime and otakudom! Join us to eat snacks (Japanese and otherwise), watch two or three episodes of an anime (or two) chosen by the attendees, and play Japanese dance videos and other geeky videos if requested. Participants are welcome to come in cosplay. No registration required for this free event.
On Saturday, January 23 from 10:30 am to 11:15 am, come celebrate National Popcorn Day at the library! Hear popcorn stories, play popcorn games, make a cool popcorn craft, and, of course, eat plenty of popcorn! Register for this free program by visiting the library, calling 419-826-2760, or signing up online at www.swantonpubliclibrary.org
On Tuesday mornings and Wednesday afternoons, Swanton Public Library offers the opportunity for your baby, toddler, or preschooler to have fun and learn at the same time through weekly classes held at the library. The third six-week session continues through Wednesday, February 10. This session children can share books, crafts, and activities about traveling the world with the theme “LET’S TAKE A TRIP!” Registration is not required for these programs.
Program times and days are as follows:
•Once Upon a Story, for ages 3 to 5, meets on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am in the children’s program room.
•Tales for Tots, for babies and toddlers ages 6 months through 2 years old with an attending adult, meets on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am in the library community room.
•Once Upon a Story, for ages 1 to 5 (2 and under with attending adult), meets on Wednesday afternoons at 4:00 pm in the children’s program room.
For more information on any of these or other library events, call 419-826-2760, visit our website at www.swantonpubliclibrary.org, or visit us at 305 Chestnut Street in Swanton.