Come “check out” what’s happening at the Maple Heights Library.
Friends of the Maple Heights Library Book Sale
Date: Thursday, September 25, 2014 through Saturday, September 27, 2014
Build your personal library and help the Friends support activities at the Maple Heights Branch–during library hours in the Auditorium!
Date: Thursday, September 25, 2014 10:30 AM
Caregivers and their children ages 19-35 months: Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.
Meditation for the Aging Mind
Date: Thursday, September 25, 2014 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Join us for a demonstration on how to meditate. Plus, Jennifer Nance, certified dementia care professional, will explain how meditation can reverse memory loss and help to retain memory.
Whooo’s Ready for School? Kindergarten Readiness
Date: Thursday, September 25, 2014 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Registration required. Ages 4 – 5 with a caregiver: Help your preschooler make the transition into their first year of school. Explore hands-on activity stations together. Story Play – Build literacy skills.
Date: Monday, September 29, 2014 6:30 PM
All ages with adult caregiver: Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.
Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 10:30 AM
Caregivers and their children ages 3-5 not in kindergarten: Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.
Play, Learn and Grow Workshop
Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Play, Learn and Grow Workshop is a five week series for parents and children ages one to three. A 60 minute program each week offers opportunities for children to play with developmentally appropriate toys in a play group atmosphere and for parents to meet and question community experts in the areas of child development, speech and language, nutrition, play, movement and music.
Registration is required and Siblings from birth to age 5 are welcome. Program will run on Tuesdays, September 23, 30.
At a Loss with Hearing?
Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Join us for a short presentation on the warning signs, causes, and prevention of hearing loss. Plus, hear about the latest technology and how it can help those suffering with hearing loss. Free hearing screenings after the program for those interested.
What’s Up Wednesday
Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Teens grades 6-12. There’s always something happening for teens the 1st Wednesday afternoon of each month at Maple, whether it’s a Minute to Win It competition or taking a trip to Japan, or perhaps competing in a Jenga contest. Stop by to see “what’s up?” at the library. Join us: 9/3, 10/1, 11/5.
Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 6:30 PM 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Drop in for a one-on-one lesson on how to download digital books, audiobooks and magazines from the Library’s collection.
Baby and Toddler Storytime
Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 6:30 PM
Caregivers and their children ages Birth – 35 months. Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books.