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By Jolene Kronschnabel

Norm of the North is the movie at 1:15 PM on Wednesday, April 20. When a real estate development invades his Arctic home, Norm and his three lemming friends head to New York City, where Norm becomes the mascot of the corporation in an attempt to bring it down from the inside and protect his homeland. Rated PG, Animation/Adventure/Comedy, plays 1 hr. 30 min.
Celebrate Earth Day at Preschool Story Time on Thursday, April 21, at 10:30 AM. Children will read about taking care of the planet and learn what being green means.
The discussion is on Monday, April 25 at 1 PM for another great book club read –Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O’Nan.
A tisket, a tasket, come create a May Day basket. Make May Day baskets from Wednesday, April 27 through Saturday, April 30, to be prepared for May 1st.
We’ll let the cat out of the bag at Story Time when children read books about kittens and cats on Thursday, April 28, at 10:30 AM. Preschoolers will also make May baskets.
Do whatever handwork you enjoy from 1 to 3 PM, Thursday, April 28, at Hawkins Handcrafters. Everyone is welcome to skip in for this creative work time.
LEGORAMA is coming up again on Tuesday, May 3. Attend this fun hands-on LEGO building program held from 4 to 5:30 PM.
Sometimes a little light reading is just the thing. There are more than 60 different magazines in the library to borrow – anything from cooking, Iowa, crafts, nature, fashion, science, and more. Magazines are loaned for one week at no charge.
Check out our sale shelves for bargain books that are only 25¢ during April. This sale applies to authors with last names beginning with P, Q and R.