Read Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, then come to the Parachute Branch Library on Friday, February 17, at 6:00 p.m. for a screening of the movie and a discussion to follow. Come in and check out Parachute's giant screen and movie theater sound! Popcorn will be provided; participants are invited to bring in finger foods as well. This program is in cooperation with The Friends of the Parachute Library.
Drop in to the Parachute Branch Library between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month and tackle those outstanding crafting projects. There will be plenty of room to spread out in the Community Room. We'll even serve dinner for those who make a reservation in advance; just visit us at the branch or call 285-9870.
Teens, the Parachute Branch Library will deliver books to Grand Valley High School at lunch time on January 4 and February 1. Cool, huh? It's kinda like a bookmobile: they'll bring the books to you (Bks2U) and you can check 'em out with your library card. For more info, contact the library at 285-9870.
Join us at the Parachute Branch Library on Wednesday, January 18, at 2:00 p.m. to meet Marilyn M. Barnewall, author of When the Swan's Neck Breaks and Flight of the Black Swan.
Iris Folding is a fun and exciting way to make spectacular greeting cards and framed art using a template, cardstock, and colored paper strips. Join us at the Parachute Branch Library from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, January 17, to learn how to create amazing cards. We will provide all of the materials needed but space is limited, so please register in advance at the branch or by calling 285-9870.
Here's a video demonstration of the Iris Folding technique:
Our GoToWorkshops@YourLibrary series features a Basic Internet Workshop at the Parachute Branch Library from 6-7 p.m. on Thursday, January 12. (Click here to learn more about the GoToWorkshops@YourLibrary series, which teaches computer and job-seeking skills.)
Kids ages 10 and under are welcome to stop by the Parachute Branch Library on December 22 for an ornament kit you can "take and make." Ornament kits will be available all day (the branch is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.) but come in before they're gone!