Summer Reading Program Ends Today

Light Sabers (6)Yes, today is officially the last day of the Summer Reading Program. That means it’s the last day to register (if you haven’t already) and the last day to log your activities and the titles of the books you’ve read since June 6. Take a look at our Flickr photos to see some of the fun we’ve had at the Fairbanks Branch this summer.

Spiderman @ End of Summer Reading Program Party

Spiderman is coming to the End of Summer Reading Program Party!  Join us on Saturday, August 6th, at 2:00 PM in the library meeting room for an interactive Spidey Show when you can test your 'spidey senses' as well as combat abilities, and learn how Spidey makes his special chemically bonding spider webbing.  Refreshments will be provided and costuming is welcomed.  Happy Reading!


Book Sale Coming! Mark Your Calendars!

Book sale 1The Friends of the Fairbanks Library will have a Books, Etc., Sale on Saturday, August 27, from 10 am to 3 pm. The selection of books is amazing and so are the low prices. The “etc.” is for DVDs, music CDs, audiobooks, and whatever else people have donated to the Friends. You seriously need to come and see this for yourself. Be prepared to see a lot of things you’re going to want.

Library Events for Adults

Yoga 2Three great chances to get your body moving!
Zumba for adults and teens, Thursday, August 4, at 10:30 am,
Introduction to Tai Chi, Thursday, August 4, at 4:00 pm, and
Introduction to Yoga, Thursday, August 11, at 4:00 pm.
All of these require room to move around, which is something we don’t have a lot of, so registration is required for the yoga and tai chi classes. Please call us at (713) 466-4438 to register. Also, if you’re coming to the yoga class and you can bring a yoga mat, please do.
[Image © 2016 Vital Imagery Ltd.]

Zumba @ Your Library

Don't miss your chance to Zumba here at the Fairbanks Branch Library.  On Thursday, August 4th, at 10:30 AM, we will have a Zumba class for teens and adults.  The class will be in the library meeting room and a certified Zumba instructor will lead the class.  So, circle the date on your calendar and start practicing your dance movements so you will be ready to Zumba!