Library Calendar

Matilda Charles

December 11, 2012

STORYTIME for preschoolers will be held on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 10:00 am at the Yadkin County Public Library. STORYTIME is an early literacy program specifically geared for preschoolers 2-5 years old.

The theme for this week’s program will be “Christmas for Bears”, featuring the letter “C” and highlighting the literacy skill, print awareness. All STORYTIME programs are free and open to the public.

Make plans now to bring your child or grandchild for an entertaining and educational experience, with stories, music and crafts as we help get them “Ready to Read” with the “Every Child Ready to Read @ your Library” program.

As a reminder, there will be no STORYTIME held on Thursday, December 20th and 27th or Thursday, January 3rd due to the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. STORYTIME will resume on Monday, January 10, 2012.

Looking for a way to help your local library? Consider donating a subscription to a children’s magazine to the library. Due to budget reductions, the library currently subscribes to Sports Illustrated for Kids and Ranger Rick. On our holiday wish list is Highlights, National Geographic for Kids and Zoobooks. For our adult readers, Our State, Birds and Blooms and North Carolina Wildlife are popular reads. If you would like to give a gift subscription, please see our Branch Librarian. Remember, it is a charitable donation!

On display at the library is a collection of Santa Clauses, part of a larger collection that is owned by Darlene Crews. These items will be on display through the end of December, Take time to come by and see this wonderful collection. The library would like to thank Darlene for lending these

The Yadkin County Public Library will be closed on Monday, December 24, 2012 through Wednesday, December 26, 2012 for the Christmas holiday. The library will reopen at 8:30 am on Thursday, December 27, 2012. The Yadkin County Public Library is a member of the Northwestern Regional Library system, comprised of libraries in Alleghany, Stokes, Surry and Yadkin counties. The library’s normal operating hours are as follows: Mondays and Thursdays 8:30 am – 6:30 pm and Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 am – 5:30 pm.