Wayne Public Library Weekly Events

WAYNE – ‘Tasteful Tuesdays’ continue at the Wayne Public Library with ‘Mini Tree Holiday’ kits now available.

According to a release from the Wayne Public Library, each Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. in November, coffee and treats will be available. They include November 8; 15; 22 and 29. This will be a first-come, first-serve event available until gone.

‘After-School Story and Art’ events are scheduled for Wednesdays at 2:15 p.m. November 9 will be ‘After-School Craft Time’ and November 16 will be another ‘After-School Story Time’ with Miss Kim.

While supplies last, grab one of the ‘Mini Holiday Tree’ take-and-makes. Plan on decorating a tiny fir tree for the holiday season with the kit provided and when done, bring back to the library to be displayed in the hallway for the month of December.

Adult coloring will return to the Wayne Public Library this evening at 6 p.m. sponsored by Pac N Save. Stop in for a relaxing night and good company as colors, coloring sheets and snacks are provided.

An after-school coloring event will also take place on Friday, November 11 at 3:30 p.m. Relax and get creative after a busy school week. Adults will be on hand for conversation as coloring pages, art utensils of all kinds and a light snack will be provided.

A holiday photo shoot session is scheduled for Saturday, November 12 from 1 – 3 p.m. in the back of the library. Sign up the day of this free event to participate. Digital versions of the photos will be sent to the email patrons list on the sign-up sheet.

Bring a plant to the Wayne Public Library on Tuesday, November 15 and also take a plant. This will mark the first Wayne Public Library Plant Swap and Share event which will last from 5:30 – 7 p.m. on November 15 in the back of the library.  Find and exchange your house plants for new additions. All plants must be healthy, pest-free and labeled. Plants can be in soil or as rooted cuttings in water. Library officials advise participants to only bring pots that you are willing to part with. Also, bring your own bags and/or containers to bring your new additions home. Cuttings of library plants will be available for the taking as well. No registration is necessary for this free event.

The Youth Winter Reading Challenge is set to begin on Monday, November 21 at 10 a.m. for those 19 years of age or younger. Pick up your paper log book and register for this challenge at the circulation desk to participate. This challenge will be only available in-house on paper with no Beanstack access. Youth will be able to log reading to earn tickets towards prizes.

Hang out with Miss Kim on Wednesdays or Thursdays at 10 a.m. for Toddler Time. From stories, music, dancing, busy bags, and more will be highlighted. Meet other parents and kids in the area and learn about the various services and reading programs the library offers.

Each Thursday will be set aside for the Needle Night group at 6:30 p.m. in the library. Enjoy conversation and good company while working on your personal needlework projects. All kinds of decorative sewing and textile arts handicrafts are welcome.

The ‘Book Club’ will close out the month on Tuesday, November 29 at 6:30 p.m. in the library conference room. Event officials ask that participants bring what they’re currently reading to discuss with the group and bring suggestions for next year’s book club reads.

November Calendar

The Wayne Public Library will be closed Wednesday, November 23 – Friday, November 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Library hours include Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday between 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and from 2 – 5 p.m. on Sunday’s.

Again, call the Wayne Public Library at 402-375-3135 with any questions, visit cityofwayne.org/82/library or like Wayne Public Library on Facebook for more information.