Family Story Times in the Library
Join children's librarian Nita Couchman
Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. in the Library's Children's Room
Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. on the Village Green
for stories and fun! Family storytimes are geared toward preschool-aged children, but all are welcome.
For a full list of children's items added in the last month click on the above image
Table of Contents Book Club
...for 4th, 5th, and 6th graders
Thursday, July 17th
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
We'll talk about ...
The True Meaning of Smekday
TREATS — DISCUSSION
VOTE ON THE NEXT BOOK
Join the Book Club at the Library and get a free copy of the book.
The Table of Contents Book Club is a joint venture of
the Orcas Island Public Library and Darvill's Bookstore.
exercise your imagination
Sponsored by the
ASSOCIATION FOR LIBRARY SERVICE TO CHILDREN
a division of the
American Library Association
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