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Christmas Craft and Cinema in December

Do you have some shopping, gift-wrapping, baking, cleaning or other Christmas-related tasks to complete? Need a few hours without the kiddoso to get things done? The Blakesburg Public Library can help. The Library will host a "Make-It Take-It" Christmas craft and Saturday Cinema on two Saturdays in December to give parents some time to finish up last-minute projects.

What: Create Christmas-themed craft and watch a family friendly Christmas movie. Popcorn and beverages will be provided.

When: 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., Saturday December 15 and Saturday, December 22.

Where: At the Blakesburg Public Library.

Who: Children ages 8 and older (BPL policy states that children 8 and older are allowed in the library without a parent -- parents or adult caregivers must accompany younger children).

Each session is limited to 16 children -- first come, first served. Please RSVP by 7:00 p.m. the prior Thursday (December 13 or December 20), at 641.777.0048 or email at library@blakesburg.lib.ia.us so we can plan the correct number of crafts and treats.

 

Crazy 8's Math Club

Crazy 8's Math Club

Crazy 8's Math Club has returned to the Blakesburg Public Library this year, beginning Thursday, October 11th. The after school math program for 3rd - 5th grade students will meet from 3:15 - 4:15 p.m. the following dates:  November 29th; December 6th and 20th; January 10th and 24th; and February 7th. We will reserve February 28th as a make-up date in case of weather cancellations. 

Students who plan to attend should send a note to school to let the administrators know that they will be attending Crazy 8's Math club instead of going home on the bus, or their usual method of transportation on those dates. The school will not allow the kids to divert from their usual transportation plan without a note.

This is a math club, not a math class. We will be doing a lot of fun activities that reinforce math skills. The first week session in Ninja Training.  For more information, please email library@blakesburg.lib.ia.us or call 641-777-0048.

 


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