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125 South Broad
513-424-1251

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513-988-9050

11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

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513-777-3131

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

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October 20, 2014   (Select a date)
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Monday October 20

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Baby Storytime
Middletown Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

Join us for songs, books and learning activities at this storytime for children ages 6-24 months and their parent or caregiver.

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: 3 Through 5-Year-Old Storytime with Craft
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

3 Through 5-Year-old Storytime with craft

Children ages 3 through 5-years-old will enjoy this developmentally

appropriate storytime that features flannel board stories,

puppets, books, fingerplays, music and a craft.

A small craft will be included that reflects the theme of the day.

 

Mondays at 10:00 a.m.

October 20 - November 24

Children's Program Room

Registration is required

 

Registration begins on Saturday, October 4 at 9:00 a.m.

To register, please call 777-3131 ext 2 or visit the Youth Services Desk.

 

This storytime iwll entertain and thematically educate!

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM: Book Chat
West Chester Board Room - Adults - General

Join us for an informal discussion about whatever book you are reading, or have read in the past. We read and discuss fiction, non-fiction, short stories or poetry.

Bring your books,  your love of reading,

and meet some new friends and new authors! 

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM: 3 Through 5-Year-Old Storytime with Craft
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

3 through 5-Year-old storytime with craft

Children ages 3 through 5-years-old will enjoy this developmentally

appropriate storytime that features flannel board stories,

puppets, books, fingerplays, music and a craft.

A small craft will be included that reflects the theme of the day.

 

Mondays at 11:00 a.m.

October 20 - November 24

Children's Program Room

Registration is required

 

Registration begins on Saturday, October 4 at 9:00 a.m.

To register, please call 777-3131 ext. 2 or visit the Youth Services Desk.

 

This storytime will entertain and thematically educate!


1:30 PM - 2:00 PM: Drop-in Family Storytime--No Registration
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

drop-in family storytime--no registration

Stories, songs, puppets, and fun for the family!

 

Family Storytime is geared for children ages 3 through 5 and their

parents/caregivers, but all are welcome.

 

Family Storytime

Mondays at 1:30 p.m.

October 20 - November 24

Children's Program Room

 

No registration

 

Come join the fun!

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Zumba
West Chester Community Room A/B - Adults - General

MidPointe Library West Chester is offering FREE Zumba® classes! Jill Haines, a local Zumba® instructor will be at the library to teach Zumba® classes. Must be age 16 or older to participate. All classes are drop-in.

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Read to a Therapy Dog
Middletown Storytime Room - Kids - General

Want to practice reading? Want to read to a friend who doesn't care if you mess up a word? Children of all ages are invited to join us for Read to a Therapy Dog!

Registration is required. Please visit or call the Youth Services desk, 513-424-8042, to schedule your 10-minute session.

Paws For Reading Oct 2014 PP

Tuesday October 21

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM: Rock-a-Bye Readers
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

rock-a-bye readers

Children 6 months to 23 months are invited to our lapsit program.

Share books and music with your little one.  Stories, rhymes, and songs

are followed by free play with age appropriate toys.

 

Meet other parents/caregivers and take home ideas for

ways to add enrickment for your baby at home.

 

Tuesdays at 9:30

October 21 - November 25

9:30 a.m.

Children's Program Room

 

Registration is required and begins on Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: 2 & 3 Year-Old Storytime
Middletown Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

Join us for songs, books and learning activities in this storytime for children ages 2-3 years and their parent or caregiver.

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Drop-in Family Storytime--No Registration
West Chester Community Room A/B - Preschool - Storytimes

Drop-in family storytime--no registration

Stories, songs, puppets, and fun for the family!

 

Family Storytime is geared for children ages 3 through 5 and their

parents/caregivers, but all are welcome.

 

Family Storytime

Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m.

October 21, 28 - November 11, 18, 25

Community Room AB

 

No registration.

 

Come join the fun!

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM: 2-Year-Old Storytime
West Chester Community Room C - Preschool - Storytimes

2-Year-Old Storytime

 

Two-year-olds will have fun with this developmentally appropriate storytime that

includes flannel board stories, puppets, books, fingerplays, and more.

 

Two-Year-Old Storytimes

Tuesdays at 10:30

October 21,28 and November 11, 18, 25

Community Room C

 

Registration is required and begins Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

 

Fun for the 2's and fun for you!

 


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Rock-a-Bye Readers
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

rock-a-bye readers

Children 6 months to 23 months are invited to our lapsit program.

Share books and music with your little one.  Stories, rhymes, and songs

are followed by free play with age appropriate toys.

 

Meet other parents/caregivers and take home ideas for

ways to add enrickment for your baby at home.

 

Tuesdays at 10:30

October 21 - November 25

9:30 a.m.

Children's Program Room

 

Registration is required and begins on Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM: ABC Adventures
West Chester Community Room A/B - Preschool - Storytimes

ABc adventures

Help your child learn important pre-reading skills!

This 45 minute program will help develop literacy skills that your child needs to

become a successful reader.  First, we will have fun exploring the alphabet through

books and songs, then you and your child will engage side-by-side in literacy

activities and crafts to develop and increase their knowledge of letters and sounds.

 

ABC Adventures

Tuesdays

October 21, 28 and November 11, 18, 25

11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

Community Room AB

 

This program is for ages 4 and up.

Registration is required and begins Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM: 2 & 3 Year-Old Storytime
Middletown Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

Join us for songs, books and learning activities in this storytime for children ages 2-3 years and their parent or caregiver.

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM: Microsoft Power Point 2007
West Chester - Adults - Technology

This free, two-hour class will teach the basics of slideshow presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint 2007.

Basic computer skills, including how to use a mouse and keyboard, are required.

Age 16 and up.

Registration Required

Location: Computer Lab

Instructor: Dianna

If you do not have an email address, please enter your phone number in the email box in the following format: 5135555555@call.com



Online Registration
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Yoga Class
Middletown Community Room - Adults - General

Yoga

MidPointe Library Middletown is offering FREE yoga classes! Cathy Mayhugh, yoga instructor, will be at the library to teach yoga classes. 

Please bring your own yoga mat and towel to each class.  You are welcome, but not required, to bring props.  For instance, a blanket or yoga block can be helpful if you find it difficult to sit up straight when seated on the floor.

Must be age 14 or older to participate.

All classes are drop-in and no registration is required, but space is limited.

 

Wednesday October 22

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: 4 & 5 Year-Old Storytime
Middletown Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

Join us for songs, books and learning activities in this storytime for children ages 4-5 years. Children attend on their own; caregivers must remain in the Children’s area.

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Drop-in Family Storytime--No Registration
West Chester Community Room A/B - Preschool - Storytimes

drop-in family storytime--no registration

Stories, songs, puppets, and fun for the family!

 

Family Storytime is geared for children ages 3 through 5 and their

parents/ caregivers, but all are welcome.

 

Family Storytime

Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m.

October 22 - November 26

Community Room AB

 

No registration.

 

Come join the fun!

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Infant & Toddler Storytime
Trenton Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

Join us for this fun filled, music based storytime for

ages 6 months - 3 years of age!

Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Rock-a-Bye Readers
West Chester Community Room C - Preschool - Storytimes

Rock-a-bye Readers

Children 6 months to 23 months are invited to our lapsit program.

Share books and music with your little one.  Stories, rhymes, and songs

are followed by free play with age appropriate toys.

 

Meet other parents/caregivers and take home ideas for

ways to add enrichment for your baby at home.

 

Wednesdays at 10:30

October 22 - November 26

Community Room C

 

Registration is required and begins Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM: 2-Year-Old Storytime
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

2-year-old storytime

 

Two-year-olds will have fun with this developmentally appropriate storytime that

includes flannel board stories, puppets, books, fingerplays and more.

 

Two-Year-Old Storytime

Wednesdays at 10:30

October 22,29 and November 5,12,19,26

Children's Program Room

 

Registration is required and begins Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext.2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

 

Fun for 2's and fun for you!

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM: Microsoft Word 2007 Class
Middletown Conference A - Adults - Technology

This free, two-hour class will teach the basics of word processing with Microsoft Word 2007.  Basic computer skills, including how to use a mouse and keyboard, are required.

Ages 16 and up.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED



Online Registration
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Retro Halloween Flick!
West Chester Community Room A/B - Teens - General

We are going "old-school" for our scares tonight!

We will be viewing Vincent Price's The Last Man on Earth.

Come out and experience an old time fright!

 

For Youth in grades 7th-12th.

 

No registration required.

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Zombie-palooza!
West Chester Community Room A/B - Teens - General

A fun filled zombie night!

Contests for Best Zombie Moan and Best Zombie Shuffle.

 We will have Zombie Survival Kit Challenge and discuss the "rules" to surviving a zombie apocalypse and other disasters!

 

For youth in grades 7th-12th.

 

No registration required.

 

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM: Classic Literature Book Club
West Chester Board Room - Adults - General

This book club focuses on Classic Literature fiction and nonfiction titles. It meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month.

"Lady Chatterley's Lover" by DH Lawrence is the book for October. Please read the book prior to coming to the meeting.

No registration is required.

Thursday October 23

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM: Rock-a-Bye Readers
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

rock-a-bye readers

Children 6 months to 23 months are invited to our lapsit program.

Share books and music with your little one.  Stories, rhymes, and songs

are followed by free play with age appropriate toys.

 

Meet other parents/caregivers and take home ideas for

ways to add enrickment for your baby at home.

 

Thursdays at 9:30

October 23 - November 20

9:30 a.m.

Children's Program Room

 

Registration is required and begins on Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Drop-in Family Storytime--No Registration
West Chester Community Room A/B - Preschool - Storytimes

drop-in family storytime--no registration

Stories, songs, puppets and fun for the family!

 

Family Storytime is geared for children ages 3 through 5 and their

parents/caregivers, but all are welcome.

 

Family Storytime

Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

October 23, 30 and November 6,13,20

Community Room AB

No registration.

 

Come join the fun!

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM: 2-Year-Old Storytime
West Chester Community Room C - Preschool - Storytimes

Two-year-old storytime

 

 Two-year-olds will have fun with this developmentally appropriate storytime that

includes flannel board stories, puppets, books, fingerplays and more.

 

Two-Year-Old Stortyime

Thursdays at 10:30

October 23,30 and November 6,13,20

Community Room C

 

Registration is required and begins on Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

 

Fun for the 2's and fun for you!


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Preschool Stories & craft time!
Trenton Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

Join us for books, songs and a craft in this weekly storytime! 

Recommended for children ages 3 years-6 years!

Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Rock-a-Bye Readers
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

rock-a-bye readers

Children 6 months to 23 months are invited to our lapsit program.

Share books and music with your little one.  Stories, rhymes, and songs

are followed by free play with age appropriate toys.

 

Meet other parents/caregivers and take home ideas for

ways to add enrickment for your baby at home.

 

Thursdays at 10:30

October 23 - November 20

10:30 a.m.

Children's Program Room

 

Registration is required and begins on Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM: Art for Little Hands
West Chester Community Room A/B - Preschool - Storytimes

art for little hands

 

Little hands love to create!

Join us as we listen to a book, then make related art projects.

 

Art for Little Hands

Thursday, October 23

11:00 a.m.

Community Room AB

 

Registration is required and begins Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM: Drop-in Family Storytime--No Registration
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

drop-in family storytime--no registration

Stories, songs, puppets and fun for the family!

 

Family Storytime is geared for children ages 3 through 5 and their

parents/caregivers, but all are welcome.

 

Family Storytime

Thursday Nights at 6:30

October 23 - November 20

Children's Program Room

 

No registration

 

Come and join the fun!

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Yoga
West Chester Community Room A/B - Adults - General

MidPointe Library West Chester is offering FREE yoga classes! Scott Williams, yoga instructor from Miami University Recreational Sports Center in Oxford, will be at the library to teach yoga classes. Please bring your own yoga mat to each class.

You are welcome, but not required, to bring props. For instance, a blanket or yoga block can be helpful if you find it difficult to sit up straight when seated on the floor. Must be age 16 or older to participate.

All classes are drop-in and no registration is required.

7:00 PM - 7:30 AM: Cool Science for Curious Kids: Candy Science
Middletown Storytime Room - Kids - General

What are pop rocks, and why do they pop?

Join us for some sweet science experiments!

Cool Science Oct 2014 PP

Friday October 24

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM: Rock-a-Bye Readers
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

rock-a-bye readers

Children 6 months to 23 months are invited to our lapsit program.

Share books and music with your little one.  Stories, rhymes, and songs

are followed by free play with age appropriate toys.

 

Meet other parents/caregivers and take home ideas for

ways to add enrickment for your baby at home.

 

Fridays at 9:30

October 24 - November 28

9:30 a.m.

Children's Program Room

 

Registration is required and begins on Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Dance and Sing a Book--No Registration
West Chester Community Room A/B - Preschool - Storytimes

dance and sing a book--no registration

This musical storytime combines stories, songs and movement

for an interactive 30 minutes.  This program is geared for children

ages 3 through 5 and their parents/caregivers but open to everyone.

 

Fridays at 10:00 a.m.

October 24 - November 28

Community Room AB

 

No registration.

 

Music and movement for the family!

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Wiggles, Giggles, Rhymes--No Registration
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

wiggles, giggles, rhymes--no registration

This drop-in storytime is for children 6 months to 23 months and their

parents/caregivers.  Cuddle with your little one and enjoy rhyming, reading, and

singing!  Learn baby sign language, gain valuable advice and form relationships

with other caregivers and young ones!

 

Wiggles, Giggles, Rhymes

Fridays at 10:30

October 24 - November 28

Children's Program Room

 

No registration

Saturday October 25

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM: First Day to Register for Magic Tree House Book Club
West Chester - Kids - Storytimes

first day to register for magic tree house book club

Follow Jack and Annie on their adventures around the world as we explore a different

Magic Tree House book each month through activities, crafts, and discussion.

We will also talk about other books that Magic Tree House fans might like.

The Magic Tree House Book Club is open to children in 1st-3rd grades.

 

Magic Tree House Book Club

Saturday, November 8

1:30 or 3:30

Childrens Program Room

 

Our book this month will be "Eve of the Emperor Penguin"  (book 40)

 

Registration is required and begins today.

To register, please call 777-3131 or visit the Youth Services Desk.

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM: Rock-a-Bye Readers
West Chester Storytime Room - Preschool - Storytimes

rock-a-bye readers

Children 6 months to 23 months are invited to our lapsit program.

Share books and music with your little one.  Stories, rhymes, and songs

are followed by free play with age appropriate toys.

 

Meet other parents/caregivers and take home ideas for

ways to add enrickment for your baby at home.

 

Saturdays at 9:30

October 25 - November 29

9:30 a.m.

Children's Program Room

 

Registration is required and begins on Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Halloween Fun Day--No Registration
West Chester Community Room A/B - Preschool - General

Halloween fun day--No reigstration

Drop-in for games, crafts, and trick-or-treating fun for children 8 years and younger.

  Make trick-or-treat bags, walk the cookie walk in the Community Room. 

Play games, win prizes, and trick-or-treat throughout the entire library. 

Costumes Welcome!

 

Halloween Fun Day

Saturday, October 25

10:00 - Noon

 

No registration.

 

Join us for some nonscary fun!

 

 

 

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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Haunted Drawing
West Chester Community Room A/B - Kids - General

haunted drawing

Learn to draw monsters, creepy people, ghouls and

Halloween favorites using nuimbers and letters.

Steve Harpster has assembled this haunted cast of characters for

students 3rd Grade through 6th Grade.

 

Haunted Drawing

Saturday, October 25

2:00 p.m.

Community Room AB

 

Mr. Harpster will be selling his books after the program.

 

Registration is required and begins Saturday, October 4.

To register, please call 777-3131 (ext. 2) or visit the Youth Services Desk.

Creepy fun for all!

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Anime & Manga Club
Middletown Community Room - Teens - General

Meet in the Community Room to watch anime and see the newest manga novels you can check out. This month, we will be watching Princess Jellyfish.

For grades 6-12.

Anime Manga October 2014 Pp

Sunday October 26

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Celluloid Society presents "The Night of the Hunter"
Middletown Community Room - Adults - General

Join in watching this cinematic classic and share in the discussion after the film!  This program is for those age 18 and up.