Daddy Daughter Dance Pictures

The Purcell Public Library hosted the third annual Daddy Daughter Dance, Saturday, Feb. 21 in the cafeteria of the Purcell Public School Administration Building.

The evening featured dancing, a photo booth, door prizes, and food. Take a look at photos of the evening on the PLS Flickr account.

The dance was sponsored by the library, Friends of the Purcell Library, Purcell Public School and the City of Purcell.

Help your garden grow with workshop tips

seedlingsWould-be gardeners can learn the first steps toward having their own garden with the Purcell Public Library workshop, “Starting a Garden,” at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 5, at the library.

Wes Lee from the McClain County OSU Extension Service will be at the library to discuss the basics for starting a new garden, literally from the ground up. Topics will include seedlings, handling transplants and raised-bed gardening, as well as time to answer questions.

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Show your creativity in afterschool Makers Space programs

Tubes of paintJoin the Purcell Public Library for an afternoon of arts and crafts at its Makers Space programs, at 3:15 p.m. on Wednesdays at the library.

Upcoming editions of the program take place three times in March, on March 4, 11 and 25. Children can come to the library explore different types or art media and also have a snack. Some of the art projects may get a little messy so be sure to wear appropriate clothes!

Registration is not required to attend - and we look forward to seeing you soon!

 

Like Legos at the library

The Purcell Public Library is building and creating amazing projects with its program “We Do Legos.” The next edition of the afterschool program is at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 24.

Space and supplies will be limited so registration is required in advance to attend, which can be done over the phone, in person, or online.

Participants will share Lego kits to build and program a variety of projects during each session of the program. Activities are for ages 5 to 12.

This program is provided by grant support from the Oklahoma Department of Libraries and the Institute for Museum and Library Services, and we really appreciate those organizations for what they do for the community.

Get creative with afterschool Makers Space

Join the Purcell Public Library for an afternoon of arts and crafts at its Makers Space programs, at 3:15 p.m. on Wednesdays at the library.

Upcoming editions of the program take place each Wednesday in February, on Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25. Registration is not required to attend.

Children can come to the library explore different types or art media and also have a snack. Some of the art projects may get a little messy.