March 2015 Newsletter
 
 
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The library is looking for a Wii!
 
If you or someone you know is looking to get rid of a Wii gaming system or any Wii games, please call or email Miss Joie:
610.374.2385
joie@wyopublib.org
 
Being a 21st Century Parent 
by Chris McCaffrey

Do you help your child interact with technology?  Come and explore resources that will help you make informed decisions about media consumption by today's youth. This session will also explore the various social media applications and how

you can help your child understand that the Internet is a public space.

 
Join us on Monday, March 23rd at 7:00 p.m.

Registration is requested. To register: please call, stop by the library, OR register online at https://21centuryparent.eventbrite.com
 
After School Book Club  
Come read "Pack of Dorks" by Beth Vrabel with Miss Joie after school!  After-School Book Club is perfect for kids ages 8-12. We meet every OTHER Tuesday at 4:00pm, but feel free to come early! Bring an after-school snack to munch on while we read this brand-new novel together.  
 
Registration is required for this program. Please call or visit the main desk to register and pick up your book. 
 
Visit www.bethvrabel.com for more details about "Pack of Dorks."  
**Book Club Dates: 3/3, 3/17, 3/31 & April 14 will be our final meeting with author Beth Vrabel
 

Chess club
will meet
Saturday,
March 7th at
10:00am in the Community Room! 
 
Come to Free Play @ the library!
Do you have a child between the ages of 0-5? Are you looking for an opportunity to meet new moms and teach your children all about sharing? Come to our new program, Free Play @ the Library for a relaxed hour of play! Please bring a favorite toy to share!
No registration necessary. 
 

 

 
March 9th @ 3:00 p.m. & March 23rd @ 3:00 p.m. 
 
Pinterest Craft Night
 
Have you always wanted to try one of those amazing crafts on Pinterest but never had the time? The library is having a Pinterest craft night where YOU choose the craft! 
When: Tuesday, March 10 @ 6:00pm.
How it works: Send Miss Joie your pins on Pinterest (find her @jofoyo) by Saturday, March 7. She will select three of the best crafts and post them to her "Teen Programs" board. Choose which craft you want to make by sending her a message on Pinterest OR emailing her at joie@wyopublib.org. 
Registration is required for this program and registration costs $5 (for supplies). Please call the main desk to register by Saturday, March 7. 
 
Join our INSURGENT Book Club!

Do you love the
Divergent series? Can't wait to find out what kind of trouble Tris and Four get into next? 
Join Miss Joie for Insurgent book club every Saturday in March from 12:00-1:00. Bring a packed lunch and Miss Joie will provide extra snacks!
Book club members are encouraged to read on their own, but we will be reading sections of the book together during our meetings (and picking our factions, testing our writing skills, and playing Dauntless games).

 
On Saturday, March 21, we will meet at FOX Berkshire theater to watch the new Insurgent movie together! (More information regarding the film will be available after our first meeting on Saturday, March 7.)
Questions? Please email Miss Joie --  joie@wyopublib.org. 
*Insurgent is appropriate for ages 12-18. If your child is interested in attending, but is younger than 12, please call Miss Joie.
 
Yoga for Kids
 
Mommy and Me - Bond with your child while you experience yoga together! For ages 3ish-5ish. Remember to bring two beach towels! 
Saturday, March 28 at 10:00am 
 
Family Yoga - Twist and stretch with Amy! For ages 5ish-9ish.
Saturday, March 28 at 11:00am  Class sizes are limited. Registration is required. Call or visit the main desk to register.  
 

Family Movie Night:
Into the Woods
Tuesday, March 24th
@ 5:30 p.m
.
 
 
We're on Social Media! 
Miss Joie loves the library's posts on Twitter!
 
 
B
e sure to "like" us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/wyomissingpubliclibrary
 

 
And follow us on our NEW Twitter and Instagram pages at: wyopublib

 
Please use #wyomissinglibrary and
#wyopublib when posting!  

 
 
April Preview
  Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 14 @4:00pm. Author Beth Vrabel will be joining our After School Book Club to talk about her book, "Pack of Dorks" and what it's like to be a published author.

 
Please register this event by calling the main desk or registering online at: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/meet-author-beth-vrabel-tickets-15930044191
Please note: It is not necessary to be a member of the book club to attend this event! All are welcome!

 
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is coming to the library!
 
 Beginning April 1, stop by the library for a reading log and a recommended reading list for your little one! 
Join us for a storytime and info session on Saturday, April 11 @ 2:30pm and meet the kindergarten teachers from Wyomissing Hills Elementary Center, who will be providing a discussion on what to expect when your child starts their new school adventure.
For more information about this program, please visit www.1000booksbeforekindergarten.com and download the FREE app "1,000 Books Before Kindergarten."
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is appropriate for any newborn, infant, or toddler who has not yet started kindergarten.  
NEW PiP Storytime! 
Can't make it to morning storytimes because your child is in preschool? Join us for our NEW storytime, "PiP - Pretty Important Preschoolers" on Fridays at 1:00 p.m. beginning April 10th.
 
Too close to lunchtime? 
Bring a packed lunch to enjoy in the community room with your storytime friends before we begin!