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New! Coloring to the Classics

Stained Glass FlowerCurious about the new adult coloring trend? Then come to the library on Monday, January 25 at 4:00 pm and give it a try! Relax and have fun coloring while listening to classical music. All materials will be provided and the program is free and open to the public.

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New Year, New Classes

picture of laptopIs learning more about computers on your list of New Year's resolutions?  Then come join us for free computer classes! Classes for adults are every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Topics this month include Basic Windows, Basic Internet and Free Email.

Holiday Book Sale This Weekend

Bells with holly and ribbonThe Crosby Friends of the Library will be having a book sale Friday, December 4, 1 - 6 pm and Saturday, December 5, from 10 - 5 pm.  Hundreds of gently used books, CDs, DVDs and more will be available at great, low prices! Come and check it out in the meeting room.  All proceeds benefit the Crosby Branch Library.

Trick or Treats @ the Library

Trick or TreatersJoin us for a very special story time just in time for Halloween!  We'll read Halloween stories and then go trick-or-treating in the library!  Light refreshments will be served afterwards.  All the fun will take place Tuesday, October 27 at 10:30am.

Pumpkin Painting

pumpkinsDo you like to decorate for Fall? So do we! Help us decorate the library by painting pumpkins with us. We will supply the pumpkins and paint, you supply your imagination! Pumpkin painting will take place Monday, October 5, at 4:00 pm. 

Celebrate Elvis Week @ Your Library!

Elvis Presley fanLove Elvis but can't make it to Graceland this year? Then come in your best Hawaiian print shirt and join us for a showing of the movie "Blue Hawaii" starring the King himself. The movie will be shown Monday, August 10, at 4:00 pm.  Hawaiian themed treats will be served! 

Bring Your Own Board: Chess, Checkers and Backgammon

chess board with chess piecesDo you enjoy chess, checkers or backgammon?  Would you like to meet some new players? Then join us at 2:00 pm on Friday, July 31st.  Bring your chess, checkers or backgammon set if you own one.

Thank you Crosby Volunteer Fire Department!

Boy and Girl in Fire TruckOur hometown heroes from the Crosby Volunteer Fire Department came to the library today and let our story time kids look at a fire truck and some gear up close and personal! Besides exploring the truck, we read stories, sang songs, and had a firefighter relay.  Come and join the fun as we learn about other hometown heroes every Thursday at 10:30 am!

Enter and Win: Weekly Drawings During Summer Reading!

Bunny and Board BookEvery Friday, from now until August 7, we will be having a drawing for all sorts of cool stuff. This Friday we are giving away a board book version of Guess How Much I Love You with a matching plush bunny. Stop by the library each week to see what we will be giving away next! There will be something appealing to nearly everyone sometime during the summer.

Friends Book Sale

boy reading under treeCome and find a new favorite from our terrific selection of used books, just in time for summer reading! Sale hours are Friday, June 5th, 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Saturday, June 6th, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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