By Jolene Kronschnabel, Library Director

There will be excitement downtown for our annual Story Time Trick-or-Treating on Thursday, October 31. At 10:30 AM adorable costumed preschoolers parade to businesses and trade a trick for a treat. They will march for goodies in rain or shine.

The library is welcoming Trick-or-Treaters on Thursday, October 31, from 1 to 6 PM.

Pay your fines by bringing non-perishable food and personal care items to the library in the month of November. Your fine total will be reduced by $2.00 for each item deposited during Food for Fines Month.

Consider joining us at 8 AM for coffee at Monday morning coffee time each week.

The building theme is Thanksgiving for our November LEGORAMA on Tuesday, November 5, from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.

It will be a very pumpkiny morning for preschoolers who join us at 10:30 AM on November 7. Story Time children will read and dig into pumpkin activities.

The Alzheimer’s Association is presenting the educational program Effective Communication Strategies on Tuesday, November 12, at 2 PM. Join us to explore how communication changes when someone is living with Alzheimer’s.

Magformers magnetic building fun is 3:30 to 5:30 PM on Wednesday, November 13.

Completely Restored, by Robert Kerr, is the November Book Club selection. Read the book and join this group on Monday, November 18, at 1 PM for the discussion.

The order deadline is near for decorated wreaths and outdoor garland. Stop in the library, or order your fresh greenery online at

We know it seems early, but get Saturday, December 7 on your calendar as the day Santa will be visiting with children in the library from 11:30 AM to 1 PM.