By MILFORD LIBRARY STAFF
Adult Craft Night
Now that winter is behind us, it’s time to think of planting and gardening. Join us at 6 p.m. Monday, May 11, when we will be making indoor herb garden planters. These adorable planters are made from clay terracotta pots and decorated with black chalkboard paint and twine ribbon for a rustic appearance. All materials are include in the price and each person will be making two pots for a total cost of $10. A sign up sheet will be available at the circulation desk in the adult department. Register by 6 p.m. Friday, May 8.
After School is Cool
Join staff for a craft day at 3:30 p.m. May 12. Come and make teacher appreciation owls for your teachers. We will make owl heads and staple them to the top of a bag of candy for your favorite teacher. After we make our creations, enjoy a quick snack with your friends. Remember that each After School is Cool you attend earns you 10 points. When you have 40 points, you can choose a paperback book to add to your home library.
Memory Making Club
Come join us for Memory Making Club at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 14, in the library meeting room. Melinda Roose will be doing scrap booking and card making. For more details call (574) 658-9157.
Afternoon Knitting Club
Knitting Club meets on 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Friday, May 15, in the teen area of the library. Bring a knitting project and get help from experienced knitters. The knitting club meets on the first and third Friday of this month. Come and learn how to make a tank top or springtime slouch hat.
Come by our booth during Milford Fest on May 23. Choose a duck for a buck! A $1 buck that is. We will be set up from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. and everyone who plays, wins a prize. All money supports the Summer Reading Program. Come out and have a great time at Milford Fest.
Friends of the Library
Come by the library from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, May 23, for our book sale. There will be books set up outside in front of the library along Main Street for you to browse and purchase. Along with books, Friends of the Library will have cloth tote bags for sale for $12. If you would like to donate books, magazines, DVD’s, or videos, please bring them to the library meeting room by Friday, May 15. All the proceeds will be given back to the library for future use. If you would like to join the Friends of the Library group, come to the library and pick up a brochure or call (574) 658-4312 for more details. The Friends next meeting will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, in the library meeting room.