By Jolene Kronschnabel

Super Buddies is the movie playing on Thursday, August 29, at 1:15 PM. Watch the fur fly as a new breed of super hero is born. Enjoy popcorn, games, and this great movie on an early-out day from school.

Plan ahead for the Labor Day holiday and pick up extra books/movies for the long weekend. The library will be closed on Monday, September 2.

Register now for Preschool Story Time.  Story Time for preschoolers begins on Thursday, Sept. 5. You can bring your youngsters to the library each week for stories, activities, and crafts on Thursday mornings during the school year.

Congratulations to our Summer Reading prize winners; Addison Pospisil, Elliette Pospisil, Alexis Nosko, Kalen Nosko, Jenna Griswold, Mackenzie Griswold, Reid Griswold, Caleb Olson, Belle Olson, and Erin Sauer. These children received Dig Into Reading book bags for their extraordinary effort reading and attending the library’s Summer Reading Programs.

Explore the LearningExpress program available on the Hawkins Memorial Library website. This program offers over 800 online courses, tests and e-books. Classes available through LearningExpress are: Preparing students and adult learners for success in school, on the job, and in life; Job and Career Accelerator: The fast track to getting hired; Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success: Helping people develop the skills they need to land jobs; Popular Software Tutorials: Helping people navigate and excel in today’s information age; Computer and Internet Basics: Getting started with computers is now easier and more accessible than ever; College eFolio™: Mastering the writing process for academic success; and many other ebooks and online resources.