MENTONE — Bell Memorial Public Library has announced the following upcoming events:
The library hosts Story Hour every Friday at 10 a.m. Children listen to a story, sing songs and make a craft.
Lego Club is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 12 at 1 p.m.
The library invites movies lovers to its doors at 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 14, for an afternoon at the movies. The feature film will be “It Happened to Jane.” Popcorn and a beverage will be provided.
Teen Book Club
The library has announced the launch of its Teen Book Club. The first meeting will be held from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 15. The club will be reading “The Darkest Hour” by Alexandra Bracken. The club plans to meet on the third Tuesday of every month. There are sign-up sheets located throughout the library for use by interested patrons. The club is for teens ages 13 to 19 years.
Hoopla is a digital media service that allows patrons to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on their computer, tablet or phone. With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. Titles cannot be downloaded to computers. For more information, contact any staff member at Bell Memorial Public Library.
Zumba And Yoga
Fitness enthusiasts can come to the library every Wednesday evening for Zumba and Yoga. Zumba begins at 5:30 p.m. and Yoga begins at 6:45 p.m. For more information, please contact Eva Mudd at (574) 253-5593 or [email protected]
The library is circulating an internet hotspot. These devices are about the size of a large cell phone and connect the user to the Internet via cell phone towers. The device will circulate for a week and units can be reserved. For more information, contact Stephen Boggs at (574) 353-7234 or via e-mail at [email protected]
New books, TV shows on DVD
New EBooks added to Axis 360 include “Alexander Hamilton” by Ron Chernow, “The Boy” by Tami Hoag, “Careless Love” by Peter Robinson, “Death in Provence” by Serena Kent, “The Hunting Party” by Lucy Foley, “Ill Will” by Michael Stewart, “The Lost Girls of Paris” by Pam Jenoff, “Mending Fences” by Suzanne Woods Fisher, “Murder in the Irish Pub” by Carlene O’Connor, “Never Tell” by Lisa Gardner, “Queen of Air and Darkness” by Cassandra Clare, “Sail Away with Me” by Susan Fox, “Think, Act, And Be Happy” by Amy Newmark, “The Scorched Earth” by William Gear and “Wyoming Legend” by Diana Palmer.
The library also boasts a large number of television series on DVD available for check-out, including “The Andy Griffith Show,” “Becker,” “Bewitched,” “The Big Bang Theory” and “Blue Bloods.”