March 2024 Activities
You can sign up in advance for all programs at the circulation desk or by calling the library at 937-473-2226.
Page Turners Reading Challenge: Registration is now closed, but monthly check-in through April is still required.
Story Time: Children’s program held every Tuesday for all children ages 3-5 who have not attended Kindergarten. Led by former Covington school teacher Mrs. Deubner and her assistant Miss Mary Kate. Children are presented with preschool activities, skills, books & crafts with a special share time. Held in 1 hour sessions and available at 3 different times. 9am, 10:30am, and 1pm. Registration is required, stop in at any time to sign your child up!
February 27th kicked off a celebration of Dr. Seuss by reading What Pet Can I Get. The class created pets out of shapes. Throughout March they will continue to read Dr. Seuss books and other funny stories.
Suggested ideas for show and tell:
March 5th: something beginning with /F/ or is fluffy
March 12th: something beginning with /B/ or is blue
March 19th: something beginning with /G/ or is green
March 26th: something beginning with /R/ or is a rectangle
** Just a reminder that if Covington School closed for weather related reasons, there will be no Story Time. When Covington is on a 2 hour delay, we will still have Story Time, but use your good judgement!
Read Across America: Join us as we celebrate Dr. Seuss for the month of March! For each book returned to the circulation desk, a Lego brick will be given out. Add your bricks to the Lego foundation each time you return books and we’ll build a crazy Seuss-tastic creation together!
Epic Wonders Women’s Book Club: Thursday, March 7th at 10:30am. Meeting is held on the 2nd floor in the Alcove. They will be discussing The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah.
April meeting: Thursday, April 4th at 10:30.
April title: The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes
Book Club is open to all mature women. If you are interested in joining, call the library to sign up and request your copy of the selected title.
Junior STEAMers: Thursday, March 7th from 3:15-4:15pm. For all students in grades 5 – 8. STEAMers will be talking about kenetic energy and building balloon powered cars to see it in action.
Blind Date with a Book: Stay tuned to our Facebook and Instagram pages for the announced winner coming soon!
Monthly Children’s Bingo: Monday, March 11th from 3:15-4:15 for all children ages Kindergarten and up.
J.R. Clarke Trustee Board Meeting: Monday, March 11th at 6pm. Meeting is open to the public.
FREE Health Screenings for Blood Pressure and Blood Glucose: Tuesday, March 12th the Premier Wellness staff will be in the Alcove from 9-10:45am.
Easter Egg Hunt: Our 2nd annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, March 23rd from 9:30-11:30 while supplies last. Each child will be able to make their very own Easter basket to collect eggs in. *Limit 10 eggs per child.
Lego Landing: Monday, March 25th from 3:15-4:15 for all children ages 1st – 4th grade. Little Lego creators will be building homes for zoo animals.
The library will be hosting a Solar Eclipse Watching party in our parking lot on April 8th. Keep an eye on our social media pages for more information.
Our annual Spring Book Sale will be held on Friday, April 19th from 9-5 and Saturday, April 20th from 9-1.