The Grain Valley Branch of Mid-Continent Public Library is offering the following activities for the month of April. The library is located at 101 S.W. Eagles Pkwy. All activities are free, but registration is required, call 816-228-4020.
Storytime for Preschoolers: 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Visit the Library for an exciting and unique storytime journey. We'll explore the first steps toward reading readiness for you and your preschooler. Designed for preschoolers between 3 and 5 years old and their caregivers.
Book Group: For adults, 6:30 p.m. April 2. Come meet like-minded people, enjoy lively discussion, learn which books inspire others, and talk about your favorite books.
WeDo LEGO Robotics – Drumming Monkey: For ages 8 and older, 11 a.m. April 7. Build a musical monkey and program him to drum to your beat! Kids will work in pairs to make this simple robot.
Chair Yoga: For adults, 10:30 a.m. April 10, 17, 24. If you have always wanted to try yoga but have trouble getting up and down off the floor, this three-week class is for you. Get comfortable with yoga by learning basic poses, simple breathing exercises, slow-paced stretching, and easy relaxation techniques. All levels welcome.
20-Minute Table Runner: For adults, 2 p.m. April 21. Need a quick hostess gift or just want to dress up your own table? Learn to make an easy-to-sew table runner. Choose some fabric you like, add decorative stitching in contrasting thread, and you’ll have a table accessory that really pops! A limited number of sewing machines will be available, so feel free to bring your own. A supply list is available at the branch.
– Jillayne Ritchie