By Jolene Kronschnabel

We will have bear facts and fun for preschoolers at 10:30 AM on Thursday, February 5, when we read about bears at Story Time. Kids, remember to bring a bear, or two, to read with you!
The Boxtrolls is the movie showing on Friday, February 6, at 1:15 PM. A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator. This movie is based on the children’s novel Here Be Monsters by Alan Snow.
Kids age 4th grade and older should register and read a Kate DiCamillo book before The Kid’s Wild About Books Club on Wednesday, February 11, at 3:45 PM.
Create unique and personal cards for those you love at the library’s Valentine Making Party Wednesday, February 11 through Saturday, February 14. We have supplies for you to create a masterpiece. All ages are welcome.
Our preschoolers celebrate the day of love in style at Story Time on Thursday, February 12, 10:30 AM. Everyone will be busy making valentines, playing Valentine bingo, and listening to Valentine’s Day tales.
Scurry in for Hawkins Handcrafters, 1 to 3 PM, Thursday, February 12.
Calling all 2nd and 3rd graders to join the Reading is Fun Book Club; meeting on Thursday, February 12, at 4 PM. Kids read a chapter book of their choice then meet to tell the other readers about it.
Bring your computer questions to Tech Time on Tuesday, February 17, at 9 AM. Get assistance with programs, navigating the internet, and more. Please register at the library.
The library has books that are single and ready to mingle. Be bold and try a Blind Date with a Book! Choose a display book, take it home, unwrap it, read it, and enjoy your date.
A huge thank you to the patrons remembering Hawkins Memorial Library with monetary donations. These donations are essential in helping the library maintain and improve our programs and facilities. We can’t thank you enough for your support.