The Blue Springs North Branch of Mid-Continent Public Library is offering the following activities for the month of March.

The Blue Springs North Branch of Mid-Continent Public Library is offering the following activities for the month of March.

Some storytimes and activities require registration, limit attendance, and may have more stringent age requirements; contact the branch for complete information. If you are planning on bringing a group, please call ahead.

For more information or to register, call 816-224-8772 or visit

ANIME MOVIE NIGHT – for teens, 6:30 p.m. March 2. Join us and watch anime (Japanese animation). Goodies provided. Call to register.

INTRODUCTION TO TAI CHI – for adults, 7 p.m. Tuesdays beginning March 3. Tai Chi, an ancient martial art, with its slow gentle movements, is also a great way to maintain good health. Call to register for this three or four week class.

Book Club – for adults, 7 p.m. March 5. Join us for fun and fellowship as we discuss plots, characters, and styles in “Treasure Island,” by Robert Louis Stevenson. Call to reserve your spot and check out the upcoming titles.

DISCOVER CLUB BOOK NUTS – for grades third and up, 2 p.m. second and fourth Wednesdays. March 11: “Maniac Magee,” by Jerry Spinelli; March 25: “My Father’s Dragon,” by Ruth Gannett. These enrichment classes are open to all our patrons, but are designed for children 7-12. Length is generally 30 to 60 minutes and the programs include stories, guest speakers, videos, crafts, and/or other activities.

GET YOUR HOME READY FOR SALE – for adults, 7 p.m. March 12. You know how important it is for your house to stand out against the competition, but how do you appeal to the prospective buyers the moment they pull up to the curb? Decorating Consultant Lisa Holiman gives you several tips to help sell your house quicker and for top dollar. Call to register.

SPECIAL STORYTIME: “Darcy From Dublin” – for ages 2 to 6, 10 a.m. March 17. Story time offers book related experiences, including picture book reading, storytelling, music, puppets, finger plays, short videos and simple crafts. Children need to be mature enough to sit by themselves.

FLAVORS OF THAILAND – for adults, 7 p.m. March 19. Explore the Thai cuisine. Chef Zoe teaches you how to prepare Phat Thai (Thai fried noodles) and two exotic salads; Som Tam (papaya salad) and a vegetarian version of Yum Ta Krai (lemon grass salad with walnuts and cashews instead of the traditional pork). Recipes provided. Call to register.

MAD SCIENCE DEMONSTRATES BUGS – for age 6 and older, 7 p.m. March 23. Enjoy a 45-minute on-site safari that brings baffling bug mysteries into the light. Explore the insides and outsides of insects, participate in a bug-fest and spark an interest in insects. Call to register.

PARTY FOR TUESDAY – for adults, 7 p.m. March 26. Understand yourself and others better through the use of handwriting analysis. We will be looking at all the traits that show up in the letter “t”. This one letter tells us more about personality than any other letter of the alphabet. Call to register.

THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE – for ages 3 and older, 11 a.m. March 28. Come listen to a story about that all popular train, Thomas. Learn more about trains and then help assemble a train track. Call to register.