A showcase of art, creativity for kids

GLARSpanishLogoThe Noble Public Library is taking art into a bilingual setting with its program ¡Viva GLART, Grow a Learner through Art! at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 1.

Activities are for ages 5 and under and their caregivers and provide a bilingual setting for learning through art play.

The ¡Viva GLART! series 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 in advance.

American Girl book series running on Wednesdays

Meet RebeccaThe Noble Public Library is bringing the American Girl book series to life with its American Girl Book Discussion series, at 3 p.m. on consecutive Wednesdays, Feb. 15 and 22 and March 1 and 8, in the Ina Byerly Activity Room of the library.

The discussions are geared to ages 9 to 12 and will be related to the book Meet Rebecca, part of the American Girl collection.

Each program features themed activities, games, crafts and treats.

Registration is not required to attend.

It's time for "Tadpole Tuesdays" at the library

Family ReadingThe Noble Public Library invites families with preschool children to the library every day, but particularly to visit on Tuesday mornings for its "Tadpole Tuesdays" program series.

Starting at 10:30 a.m. most Tuesdays the library is open, events are tailored to ages 2 to 5 and include different themes focusing on early literacy skills each week.

In February, program dates and themes are:

Feb. 7 – Preschool Story Time

Feb. 14 – Make and Take

Feb. 21 – Learning by Leaps

Feb. 28 – Magic of Music

Registration is not required in advance to attend.

Go "DEEP" in diabetes management series

AdultLectureThe Noble Public Library invites the community to its Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) series, at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesdays, beginning Feb. 7 and running for six weeks, through Tuesday, March 14.

Participants will learn tools and methods for better managing diabetes through principles of empowerment and adult education.

The presentations are for ages 18 and up, and registration in advance is required to attend.

Lego builders group getting together on Thursdays in February

LegoQuestLego enthusiasts are invited to unite with the Noble Public Library's Lego Builders Club, an afterschool group for children that will meet on Thursdays during February. Dates are Feb. 2, 9, 16 and 23.

Each week from 3 to 4 p.m., participants will compete in teams to complete Lego challenges.

The activities are recommended for third through fifth grade students. Registration is not required in advance to participate.