Nichols Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Monday, April 27, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Teen Book Club (NIC)

Monday, April 27, 2015 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Pizza and Books
Teens can discuss books they have recently read, are currently reading or even old-time favorites. Pizza will be provided to fuel the conversation.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Sign and play with baby - Mealtime (NIC)

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This three-week program will provide a fun environment for babies and their caregivers to learn the basics of sign language. Each week, a new theme will be introduced using stimulating activities, books, songs and play.

Poetry Slam(NIC)

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Teens can submit their poem for the Teen Poetry Contest in April, and then share it at the Poetry Slam. Poems will be judged by audience members, and a prize will be awarded. Teens also can read a favorite poem just for fun or attend the slam just to listen. Family members and friends also are welcome to attend. A popcorn bar will be served for attendees to create their own snack mixes.

Sensory storytime (NIC)

Saturday, May 02, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The whole family is invited to a 30-minute program of books, songs and fun for children with special needs. All abilities are welcome with an adult caregiver. Inquire at any children's services desk for more information. The program will take place on the first Saturday of each month.