Library closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday: Monday, January 19
The library will be closed on Monday, Jan. 19 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday. We will be open again for our regular hours on Tuesday the 20th, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
While we are closed, the outside book return will still be available on the wall of the library facing Union Street, and of course our website and the Coastline website are available 24/7 anywhere you have Internet access. Check out our catalog for materials about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.!
Story Times resume January 7!
Bring your rhyming, wiggling, singing, listening, learning little ones to the library every week for Story Times with Mrs. Simpkins! The fun of early learning, reading readiness and school success begins with all of the above.
Toddler Time welcomes you on Wednesdays at 10:30, starting Jan. 7.
Preschool Story Time begins again on Wed. the 7th at 1:00, and Thursday, the 8th at 11:00.
Music Time starts up on Friday the 16th at 10:00.
Come to the library to pick up a schedule, or download it here.
Tuesdays, 3:30-5:30: Teen/Tween Anime Club
If you’re in Middle School or High School, and you love anime, or you just want to find out what it is and why other people love it so much, come to the library every Tuesday afternoon. We snack, we goof around, we watch!
Sadly, the last Anime Club for a while will be on Tues. Jan. 20. Check back with the library in April to see if the new Assistant Director is cool enough to do Anime!
Sunday, January 11, 4:00-6:00 p.m.: Second Sunday Singalong!
Raise your voice in good fellowship with all kinds of songs, brought to you every month by the library in happy partnership with The South Coast Folk Society. The Folk Society provides copies of our songbook, Rise Up Singing. Free and open to the public!
Tuesday, January 13, 12:00-1:00: Friends of North Bend Public Library meeting
The Friends gather for their post-holidays meeting, to review the last Book Sale and make plans for the future. The meeting is held in the library’s Conference Room.
Wednesday, January 14, 5:00-6:00: North Bend Public Library Board meeting
Members of the public are invited to attend the NBPL Board meeting in the library’s Conference Room.
Displays at the Library in January
Conference Room Gallery:
Stunning photographic creations by library volunteer Dan Hull, featuring striking landscapes–some combined with images from the Hubble telescope!
Tall case in library entryway:
Art work from Sea Star Girl Scouts Troop 30490, toward their Painting badge. Further proof that “Brownies can do anything!”
Children’s Room case:
Matchbox cars from the collection of Dave Deandrea. Thank you, Dave! Vroomvroom!