The Blue Springs South Branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 2220 S. Missouri 7, is offering the following activities for the month of April.



The Blue Springs South Branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 2220 S. Missouri 7, is offering the following activities for the month of April.

For more information or to register, call 816-229-3571 or visit www.mcpl.lib.mo.us.

 

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME – for ages 3 to 6, 11 a.m. Mondays; 10 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesdays; 7 p.m. Thursdays. Come for stories, games and crafts. TODDLER STORYTIME – for age 18 to 36 months, 10 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays. Come for stories, crafts and songs. CHAT ‘N CHEW – for ages 8 to 12, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Discuss “Number the Stars” by Lois Lowry. Call to register. QUILTING CLASS – for adults, 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday. Come for quilting tips and ideas. Bring your own supplies and latest project, or just learn to quilt. TEEN READ – for ages 12 to 18, 7 p.m. April 6, 13, 20, 27. Review “Fat Camp” by Deborah Blumenthal. Call to register. SETTING YOUR STORY IN A REAL PLACE – for adults, 7 p.m. April 7. Author Jeffrey Leever will share tips and guide you through the pros and cons of becoming a fiction writer. Call to register. HANDS-ON INTERNET TRAINING – for adults, 2 p.m. April 7, 9, 17. Basic skills needed for this class are typing and knowing how to use a mouse. Call to register. BIRDS AND FEEDERS – for ages 8 and older, 7 p.m. April 8. Explore the avian world by hands-on examinations of feathers, feet and beaks. You’ll also take a bird feeder home to put in your yard. Call to register. DISCOVERY CLUB: Who’s the villain – for ages 7 and older, 11 a.m. April 10. Christine Taylor-Butler talks about the three basic elements of fiction writing. Call to register. PHOTOGRAPHY: Art – for adults, 7 p.m. April 14. Learn how to “see” and identify art, where to look for it, what to study, then h ow to photograph it. Call to register. CLASSIC FAIRY TALES: Told by Walt Disney – for ages 3 and older, 11 a.m. April 18. Dr. Bill Worley portrays Disney as he recreates some of the classic fairy tales and children stories made famous by Disney animators. Call to register. JAPANESE CALLIGRAPHY – for teens, 2 p.m. April 25. Join Midori Ito Harbison as she shares the basics of Japanese calligraphy. Call to register.