Bring your preschooler for a morning of fun

GirlsThe Purcell Public Library is taking special time for toddlers and their families on Tuesday mornings with a variety of activities offered at 10:30 a.m. most Tuesdays the library is open.

Upcoming events include:

Aug. 21Preschool and Toddler Story Time, featuring stories, songs and more activities for preschool-age children;

Aug. 28Viva GLARt, Grow a Learner Through Art, a bilingual event with learning through art and play;

Sept. 4Preschool and Toddler Story Time;

Sept. 11Story Time Play Date: Fiesta, with a bilingual story time, tortilla making, songs and more in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month;

Sept. 18Preschool and Toddler Story Time;

Sept. 25 Family Play Time/la hora de jugar en familia, with activities that include play time and stories in a bilingual setting and are for children up to age 5.

Registration is requested separately for each of the programs.

Visit us for genealogy research advice

Family treeThe Purcell Public Library will offer its resources and the knowledge of an experienced genealogy researcher in a series of Genealogy Help programs on Wednesday afternoons.

Sessions will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on each Wednesday during August in the Meeting Room.

Participants can bring their specific questions or just learn more about starting their family research and about all the resources the library has to offer.

Ages 18 and up may participate, and no advance registration is required.