Nesbitt Memorial Library

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Director's Message

Library News

Dear Friends,
We will be celebrating National Library Week with Costa Rica Geography and Birds by Martha Pfeffer (Libby Flint's sister) on Wednesday April 10 at 6pm. Martha is from Manchester, Vermont and spends winters in Costa Rica. She has explored the country extensively and collected images of her discoveries. Learn about this popular destination and help us welcome our special guest to Columbus.

Adult Programming: The NML Book Discussion, led by Jo Rae Crofton, will be about The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak on Tuesday, April 11 at 10:15am. Copies are available--you still have time to read the book.
Microsoft Word and Excel classes are also scheduled--please register by calling 979 732-3392. Beginning Computing will be on Tuesday, April 23 from 5-7, Internet Searching & Cybersafety will be on Tuesday, April 30 from 5-7, Microsoft Word I will be on Friday, April 12 from 10-12 and Microsoft Word II will be on Friday, April 26 from 10 to 12.
YA for Adults book discussion will be on Tuesday, April 30 at 5pm and discussion will be about Warcross by Marie Lu. Down Memory Lane will be an outreach program and presented at alternating venues. Our Maker Class will be learning to make No Sew Fabric Balls and taught by Shelly Brugal on Thursday, April 25 at 5pm. Supplies will be provided for each attendee to make 1 ball at no charge.

Children's Programming: Music and Movement will be on Monday, April 8 at 10am, Preschool Storytime is on Tuesdays at 10:15am, Lego Club for ages 6 to 12 is on Tuesday, April 9 at 3:30pm and we will end the month with a special Dia de los Ninos, Nia de los Libros storytime that celebrates language, culture and literacy.

Teen activities: Wii U Gaming will be on Thursday, April 4 at 4pm and the Feature Film Mortal Engines will be on Thursday, April 18 at 4pm.

Homeowners experiencing property damages during Hurricane Harvey are invited to speak with representatives from the Texas General Land Office concerning applying for financial assistance on Monday afternoons from 12-7pm and Wednesdays from 9am to 6pm.

Libraries = Strong Communities! Thank you for making us part of your life!
I hope to see you at the library!

Susan Chandler
Director