MENTONE — Bell Memorial Public Library announced its events for the upcoming week.
Monday, Nov. 11, is Veteran’s Day. Bell Memorial Public library will be open from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
New books are coming soon. Please note that some books are pre-ordered. The library does not receive them until after they are published. “The I Love My Instant Pot Anti-Inflammatory Diet Recipe Book” by Maryea Flaherty, “All Fired Up” by Lori Foster, “Blade Runner 2019” by Michael Green, “Bleeding Tarts” by Kirsten Weiss, “Blind Spot” by Dani Pettrey, “Bookmarked for Murder” by V.M. Burns, “The Bridge to Belle Island” by Julie Klassen, “The Bromance Book Club” by Lyssa Kay Adams, “Catch and Kill” by Ronan Farrow, “Christmas in Harmony Harbor” by Debbie Mason, “Christmas in Winter Hill” by Melody Carlson, “Christmas in Winter Valley” by Jodi Thomas, “Christmas With a Cowboy” by Carolyn Brown, “Cowboy Christmas Redemption” by Maisey Yates, “Death in Focus” by Anne Perry, “Disaster’s Children” by Emma Sloley, “Don’t Breathe a Word/Hot Target” by Christie Craig, “The Fall of Richard Nixon” by Tom Brokaw, “Final Option” by Clive Cussler and “Finding Christmas” by Karen Schaler.
See what’s streaming on Hoopla Digital. Log on today to listen to these audiobooks: “Beautiful Sinner” by Sophie Jordan, “The Dichotomy of Leadership” by Jocko Willink and “How to Not Always Be Working” by Marlee Grace. Teens and children can browse these titles: “Snazzy Cat Capers” by Deanna Kent and “The Long Lost Home” by Maryrose Wood.
Concerned about food safety? Wonder if you are handling or storing food properly? If so, then please join us for a Food Safety class on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 5 p.m. The class is being taught by Jackie Franks from the Purdue Extension Office. For more information, please contact Billie Abalos at (574) 353-7234.
Story Hour will take place on Friday, Nov. 15 at 10 a.m. in the children’s room. This week’s theme will be “Pilgrims”. Stories to be read are: “If You Sailed on the Mayflower in 1620” by Ann McGovern and “Pilgrim Cat” by Carol Peacock. Children will be creating a mayflower painting for their craft project.
Read It Watch It is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, Nov. 12 starting at 4 p.m. The topic of discussion will be “The Hound of the Baskervilles” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (A Sherlock Holmes Mystery). The library will be showing the film as well.