Spring 2014 Storytime
Mondays at 6 PM on the following dates:
Storytime (all ages) - Jan. 27, Feb. 10 & 24, March 10 & 24, April 7 & 21
Monday at 5:30 PM on the following date:
Cat in the Hat storytime - March 3
Tuesdays, Jan. 21 - April 15 (except March 4)
Baby storytime & play group - 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Wednesdays, Jan. 22 - April 16
2 & 3 year olds - 10:00 a.m.
Fridays at 4 PM on the following dates:
Ceci's Spanish storytime (all ages) - Feb. 28, March 28, & April 25
Saturdays at 10 AM on the following dates:
Storytime (all ages) - Jan. 18, Feb. 22, March 8 & 29, April 26
Thursdays, Jan. 16 - April 24 (except April 10)
Baby & Toddler Storytime - 10:15 to 10:45 a.m.
© Mary Jane Begin
Larry J. Ringer Library (College Station) will be showing free family movies one Saturday a month. You are welcome to bring your own refreshments. Contact the library at (979) 764-3416 to find out movie titles and ratings. Family movies will generally be rated G or PG.
Spring 2014 Family Movies (Saturday at 2 p.m.): Jan. 11, Feb. 15, March 14, & April 12
Larry J. Ringer Library (College Station) will be holding two puppet shows for all ages this spring. Contact the library at (979) 764-3416 for more information, and ask for Kathy or Suzy if you are interested in volunteering to help with a puppet show.
Spring 2014 Puppet Shows (Saturday at 10 a.m.): Jan. 25 & March 15
Larry J. Ringer Library manager Kathy Nixie will be presenting two free origami workshops this February. Ages 8 and up are welcome. Supplies will be provided. The free origami workshops will be offered at 4:00 on Wednesday, February 12, and at 5:30 on Thursday, February 13. The workshops last one hour. Wednesday's workshop will be a beginner's class on basic folds, animals, boxes, and Valentines. Thursday's workshop will be a beginner and advanced class about basic folds that lead to more advanced animals, boxes, and Valentines. Contact the library at (979) 764-3416 for more information.
Spring 2014 Origami Workshops: Feb. 12 & 13
Larry J. Ringer Library manager Kathy Nixie will be presenting two free kite-building workshops this spring. All ages are welcome. Supplies will be provided. Learn how to make a small paper kite. Kites from around the world will also be on display in the library throughout the month of April.The free kite-building workshops will be offered from 2:00 to 4:00 on Wednesday, March 21, and from 1:30 to 3:30 on Sunday, April 13. These are come-and-go workshops that will be held in the front meeting room. Contact the library at (979) 764-3416 for more information.
Spring 2014 Kite-building Workshops: March 21 & April 13
The Children's Catalog is designed to help children find their own books and other library materials. Children can search by author, title, or keywords. There are also helpful subject guides to help children find exactly what they want to read.
Come visit the Library with your school! Our primary goal for class visits is to develop and nurture children's lifelong love of reading, literature, and the library. You must make a reservation for a class visit. Schools and day cares can schedule class visits. Contact Suzy at (979) 764-3416 to schedule a class visit at Larry J. Ringer Library in College Station.
If you are interested in scheduling a class visit at the Mounce Library in Bryan, contact Bobbee at (979) 209-5615.
The next Book Sale for Young Readers will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Larry J. Ringer Library. Current members of the Friends of the Library may start shopping an hour early at 9 a.m.
The next semi-annual general book sale is the Friends of the Library's Spring Book Sale on Saturday and Sunday, April 26 and 27, 2013 at Mounce Library in Bryan. Saturday's book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (with members of the Friends of the Library able to start shopping at 9 a.m.), and Sunday's book sale will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. The spring book sale at Mounce Library will be held in the upstairs meeting room.
The 2013 children's theme was Dig into Reading. Thanks to our 2013 sponsors. If you should be on the list, please contact the library system.
Check back in May for information about our 2014 summer programs. If you would like to make a suggestion or are interested in helping sponsor anything related to our 2014 children's summer programs, contact Bobbee at Mounce Library (Bryan, 979-209-5600) or Suzy at Ringer Library (College Station, 979-764-3416).