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Kids’ programs, groups available at library branches

March 29, 2019

Briggs Lawrence County Public Library offers free programs for preschool children and their caregivers at all five Briggs Library locations.

Briggsy, the Briggs Library canine mascot says, “Join us for Storytime! We’ll read funny picture books, learn some rhymes, sing silly songs and more! Then we’ll make some really cool stuff at craft time. Storytime is recommended for kids ages three to five. Come on! Join the fun!”

The Briggs Library Storytime schedule is:

• Ironton at 11 a.m. Mondays

• Proctorville at 11 a.m. Tuesdays

• South Point at 11 a.m. Wednesdays

• Chesapeake at 11 a.m. Thursdays

• Symmes Valley at 3 p.m. Thursdays

Very young children, up to age 3, and their caregivers are invited for Toddler Time at the Main Library in Ironton at 11 a.m.

Tuesdays for stories, crafts and more.

The library also recently introduced “Music & Movement” for toddlers, preschoolers and the grownups who love them. Programs are scheduled at 11 a.m. Mondays at the South Point library and at 4 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ironton library through April 16. Registration is required. Sign up by calling or visiting the South Point library at 740-377-2288 or the Ironton library at 740-532-1124.

The public is invited to any Briggs Library

event, with activities planned for preschool children, elementary through high school age students and adults.

Other items on the schedule for March 28 to April 3 are:

• Thursday, March 28, at 11:30 a.m.: Board of Trustees meeting at the Ironton library.

• Thursday, March 28, at 4 p.m.: Art Class for Kids ages 7 and up at the Proctorville library

• Thursday, March 28, at 2 p.m.: Crochet Club at the Proctorville library.

• Friday, March 29, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: AARP Tax Aide at the South Point library.

• Saturday, March 30, 10:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.: Escape Room for Kids at the South Point library.

• Saturday, March 30, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Play Dungeons and Dragons and Magic: The Gathering at the Symmes Valley library.

• Monday, April 1, at 11 a.m.: Music & Movement for kids ages 1 to 5 at the South Point library.

• Monday, April 1, at 3 p.m.: Art Lesson for Kids ages 7 and up at the Symmes Valley library.

• Monday, April 1, at 4 p.m.: Egg Coloring for kids in grades K-3rd at the Proctorville library.

• Tuesday, April 2, at 2 p.m.: Crochet Club at the South Point library.

• Tuesday, April 2, at 4 p.m.: Music & Movement for kids ages 1 to 5 at the Ironton library.

• Wednesday, April 3, at 3 p.m.: Free Family Movie, “Mary Poppins Returns,” at the Symmes Valley library.

• Wednesday, April 3, at 4 p.m.: Lego Club at the Proctorville library.

For the latest, up-to-date information on activities at Briggs Library, visit www.briggslibrary.com and click on the Event Calendar button.