DP Library Programs & Events: March 2016

The following is a list of programs and events for March 2016. All events held in the Community Room unless otherwise noted. Walk-ins welcome.
Toddler and Preschool:
Toddler Storytime. Tuesday, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. This event is for children 18 – 35 months accompanied by a parent or caregiver.
Preschool Storytime, Tuesday, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. This event is for children 3– 5 years old accompanied by a parent or caregiver.
Children All Ages: The following events are for children of all ages with a parent or caregiver.
Wolf Haven Family Program. Thursday, March 10, 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Join us for am educational program focusing of the gray wolf hosted by Wolf Haven International.
American Gift Book and Crafts, Saturday, March 19. 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Learn more about the American Girl series. We will discuss the books and make crafts related to the series.
Special Whale Storytime. Saturday, March 12, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Children and families will enjoy stories, songs and activities about whales.
PJ Storytime with the Sunshine Readers. Monday, March 28, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Walk-ins welcome. Your children will love the high energy and antics of the Sunshine Readers! Preregistration not required.
Children School Age:
Homework Help. Mondays, March 14, 21, 28 at 3:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, March 2, 9, 16, 23 at 3:30 p.m. This event is for students grades K-8 for free assistances from high school tutors on a first come, first served basis.
Read to a Dog. Wednesday, March 2, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. This event is for beginning readers and is held in the Children’s Area.
Captain Encouragement. Tuesday, March 1, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. This event is for school age children ages 5 to 8. This month will be an engineering challenge.
Tween, Teen:
Teen Time, Monday, March 14, 21, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. March 26, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Ages 12-17. We are celebrating Teen Tech Week the entire month.
Teen Advisory Board. Monday, March 7, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Teens, tell the library what you want. From books to programs, we want to know.
Teen Fandom Party: Saturday, March 13, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Teens ages 12-17, get your geek on and celebrate what you love. From Dr. Who to Fruits’s Basket, we’ll have activities for everyone.
Tween Scene, Thursday, March 17, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Tweens ages 9-12. This month complete in a building challenge.
Tea Time Book Club, Monday, March 28, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. for tea and book chats. Bring your favorite cup for tea.
—Karl Kuhn