Oct 082018
 

October 8-13, Civic Center Library, Arthur Miller Branch, Dorothy Busch Branch

In honor of Teen Read Week, we are looking for teens and tweens to showcase their artistic skills! Teens and tweens are encouraged to enter our contest to recreate their favorite (or least favorite) YA book cover with their own original art!

Pick up entry forms up at a participating library (Civic Center, Miller Branch, Busch Branch), or  download a form here. Feel free to work on your designs while in the library – markers and colored pencils will be provided.

Redesigns need to be submitted to the librarian at the information desk of any participating library by 5 pm on Saturday, October 13.

All entries will be posted in the teen areas of the participating  libraries and one lucky entry will be drawn for an awesome prize!

Ages 10-17.

Aug 252018
 

Saturday, September 8, 9 am – 12 pm, Arthur Miller Library

What’s a BioBlitz? It’s a fun, intensive, short search for biodiversity in a specific location.  Patrons of all ages are invited to attend, especially families with children. We will using smartphone apps like Seek and iNaturalist to help identify as many species of plants, animals, birds, and insects around the Warren Community Center.  Join us to help discover all the nature that is around us!

Here is the schedule:

9 am – Arrival and check-in at the Miller Library. Light refreshments will be provided.

9:30 am – Overview of BioBlitz and familiarization with apps

10 am – BioBlitz (biodiversity survey of Warren Community Center grounds)

11 am – Wrap-Up

Registration required. Register here or call 586.751.5377.