Noble Friends to host Summer Book Sale

NOBFriendsIt's a summer sale that not only can stock your shelf with a few more favorites, but also will help readers for months to come.

The Friends of the Noble Public Library present their annual Summer Book Sale, Friday through Sunday, Aug. 5-7, in the Coman Culbert Community Room of the library.

Sale hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5; 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6; and 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7.

The sale will include a variety of items in various genres, with proceeds going to aid the Friends of the Library in their support of library programs throughout the year.

Family bilingual story time returns Aug. 3

GLARSpanishLogoThe Noble Public Library continues its monthly series of bilingual story times and activities in August. The next edition of Family Play Time/Hora de jugar en familia will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3.

Activities are for ages 5 and under and their caregivers and is a chance for children to learn and develop their brains through simple play.

The program is part of the Pioneer Library System's Growing Like a Read initiative and were made possible from a contribution from an anonymous donor to PLS in 2015.

Registration is not required to attend.

Series growing a love of reading in toddlers

FatherAndDaughterThe love of reading is growing from a young age for visitors to the Noble Public Library, and its weekly Tadpole Tuesdays series for ages 2-5.

The schedule for August features:

Aug. 2 – Preschool Story Time

Aug. 9 – Make and Take

Aug. 16 – Learning by Leaps

Aug. 23 – Magic with Music

Aug. 30 – Pre-K Create and Play

Registration is not required to attend any of the programs.

Makers are sharing good ideas in monthly event

SewingMachine byKenOwenFrom sewing to cross-stitch to crocheting, the Noble Public Library has a place for you to share your love of making things.

The library invites crafters to get together to share ideas with others like them at its Monthly Maker Meet-Up. The next edition of the Maker Meet-Up is 5:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1, in the Ina Byerly Activity Room of the library.

Participants can share about the projects they're working on, or even bring the project itself to show off and get ideas for how to make it better. And then they can take a look at the many resources the library has to give them ideas for their next masterpiece.

All ages are invited, and registration is not required in advance.