GIBSON CITY — Starting Monday, Jan. 14, a preschool program for children ages 3-5 will be offered at 10 a.m. each Monday at the Moyer District Library in Gibson City. Also, Story Hour for children in kindergarten through fifth grade will be offered at 3:45 p.m. each Monday after school.
Other library news
In other library news:
➜ The library will be offering a basic skills computer class at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 16. The class will focus on searching and navigating the Internet. Part of the instruction will include setting up an email account and performing basic functions. The class is limited to four people, so those interested are encouraged to sign up at the library as soon as possible.
➜ People can create a darling wine bottle snowman during a class set for 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, at the library. "With a happy face, charming hat and scarf, this little guy will add warmth to your winter décor," the library said in a news release.The cost is $5. People are encouraged to sign up soon to secure their spot in the class.
➜ Yoga classes are held at 8:30 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the library. Participants are asked to bring a towel/mat.
➜ "The Pioneer Village of Gibson City," written in 1940 by Mary Grim Pate, is a book about the early years of Gibson City. The book has recently been transcribed and is available for purchase at the library for $25. Proceeds will benefit the library’s programs.
➜ Next time library patrons are in the library, they may want to ask a clerk to look up their savings. Patrons may be surprised by how much money they have saved by borrowing items through the library system rather than buying them.
➜ Newly acquired books include: "Delicate Touch" by Stuart Woods, "Under the Midnight Sun" by Tracie Peterson, "Fulfillment" by Barbara Delinsky, "Guise of Another" by Allen Eskens, "New Iberia Blues" by James Lee Burke and "Turning Point" by Danielle Steel.
➜ New DVDs include: "What They Had."