GIBSON CITY — The Moyer District Library in Gibson City will be hosting a craft show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Vendors need to register in advance at the library. Each space rents for $20. Vendors are limited to homemade food, craft items and direct-sales booths.
Other library news
In other library news:
➜ Students in middle school and high school can learn to sew during classes scheduled for October at the library. Participating students will be making T-shirt pillows during the classes, scheduled for 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, and Thursday, Oct. 25. Participants are asked to bring a T-shirt that they want to use for the pillow’s front. There is no charge for the classes, and the pillow and pillow back will be provided. Space is limited. Students can sign up by calling the library or visiting the library’s circulation desk.
➜ A Pokemon Go event will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, at the library. Attendees will enjoy snacks, trade Pokémon and learn tips and tricks from other trainers. "We will be dropping lures at both Pokestops, giving away team buttons to participants," the library said. There will be prizes, and trainers of all ages are welcome to attend the free event.
➜ At 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, the library will have a Cricut machine and iron-on vinyl available to help teenagers design a custom T-shirt for Halloween. Teens can sign up at the library.
➜ The library will be holding a large-scale book sale in its program room from Thursday, Oct. 18, through Saturday, Oct. 20. The book sale will be open during regular library hours.
➜ In observance of National Bullying prevention Month in October, the library will be showing the movie "Wonder" at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22. Starring Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson and Jacob Tremblay and based on the New York Times bestseller, the movie tells the inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters the fifth grade attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
➜ Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services’ Alzheimer’s support program will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at the library.
➜ Casey Powell will be at the library to sign her new book, "Abandoned But Not Crushed: Finding Joy Again" at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30. Joining her will be Tabitha Eichelberger, author of "Diary of a Lonely Prom Queen: Reflections on Parenting Teenage Girls from a Teenage Survivor."
➜ Kids can visit the library between 3:30 and 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, to get their faces painted for Halloween.
➜ With Veterans Day approaching, the library would like to take the opportunity to honor those who served in the military. Community members who served in the military or who have family members who have served in the military are encouraged to drop off pictures of their family members or themselves with information on which conflict/war as well as branch of service in which they served.
➜ 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.
➜ Newly acquired books include: "Alaskan Holiday" by Debbie Macomber, "Christmas Cake Murder" by Joanna Fluke, "Echoes of Evil" by Heather Graham, "Forever" by Maggie Stiefvater, "Red War" by Vince Flynn and "Willing Murder" by Jude Deveraux.
➜ New DVDs include: "Hotel Transylvania 3," "Skyscraper," "Eighth Grade," "Hotel Artemis," "Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot" and "Killing Eve: Season 1."