Beginning Sat, Feb 1st, AARP volunteers will be here in the library to assist anyone in need of tax preparation. The schedule is:
Sat: 9am - 1pm
Wed: 9am - 1pm
Fri: 9am - 4pm
By appointments only - sign up book is located at the Reference Desk.
Practical Tips for Tomato Success in your Home Garden:
with Dennis Gilson, Front Yard Farmer on Wednesday, February 26 in the Niceville Community Center at 10:30 am. Free Program & Light Refreshments served. Call 279-4863 x 1507 to reserve a seat.
Mark Your Calendars:
Friends of the Niceville Library's Annual Pamper Me for Women in the Niceville Community Center on Saturday, March 1 from 10 am - 2 pm. Open to women ages 12 and up. Admission $3:00. Ladies, come relax while local businesses pamper you with food, seminars, door prizes, massage and much more!
Mark Your Calendars:
Free Local History Program "Did You Know Niceville Was Once Located in Walton County?" with David Bludworth, former State Attorney and historian. Located in the Niceville Community Center on Wednesday, March 5 @10:30 am. David Bludworth will share the local history of Walton County. Coffee and light refreshments will be served.
Computer Tutoring & eBook Help:
Computer tutoring; eBook help sessions are offered by appointment:
One-to-One Computer Basics Tutoring (1 hour)
One-to-One Internet Basics Tutoring (1 hour)
One-to-One E-mail Basics Tutoring (1 hour)
One-to-One eBook Basics Tutoring (1/2 hour)
Tutoring sessions are by appointment only. Please call the library reference desk at 279-4863 x 1507 for an appointment. (Note: Computer tutoring sessions are conducted on library PCs. As Macs are not available at our library, we are unable to offer Mac tutoring).
Featured Electronic Resource:
MorningStar Investments: This database is an accurate, up-to-date research source for mutual funds, and exchange traded funds (ETF). Morningstar also includes an easy-to-use tool to find investments that fit your criteria; lessons on budgeting, investing and saving; and in-depth analyst reports on many stocks and mutual funds. You can access by logging onto the Niceville Library website and selecting services then electronic resources. To access MorningStar you will need to enter the 14 digit barcode number on the back of your Niceville Library card.
Raising Readers Story Time:
Inspire your future reader at our preschool story time. Join us for exciting stories selected just for children ages 3-5 years old. Programs will be held in Youth Services program room on Wednesday and Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m.
Feb. 5th&7th; "We Love Lucy Cousins"
Feb. 12th&14th; "Love is in the Air"
Feb. 19th&21th; "Sleepy Time Tales"
Feb. 26th&28th; "Teeth are Neat!"
American Girl Book Club:
This club is for girls ages 7& up and meets the 3rd Saturday of every month in the YS program room. Feb. 15 book selection is "Meet Addy" by Dahl Taylor. The program will include book discussion, activities, and refreshments. To insure we have ample supplies for everyone, please register in YS or call to reserve your seat 279-4863 x1514.
Do you enjoy playing Scrabble? If so, here's a great opportunity to have fun, meet new people and play some Scrabble, as the small conference room at the Niceville Public Library will be set up with Scrabble boards for the adult community to play and enjoy on Wednesday, February 5 and 19 beginning at 9:30 a.m. Please keep in mind that you don't have to be an expert to participate and all skill levels are welcome. So bring your friends or come on your own and join in the fun! For further information please phone 279-4863 x 1504.
After School Program:
"Catch the Magic School Bus" for children ages 6-12 will be held the 2nd Tuesday of each month in the YS program room from 4:15-5:30 p.m. Every month the program will focus on a different MSB book and include fun facts, hands-on activities, cool science and of course a Ms. Frizzle mystery or two. Join us Feb. 11 as Ms. Frizzle and the class "MSB Gets Eaten." Space is limited so registration is required. Please register each month in YS or call 279-4863 x1514.
This lapsit program consists of music, stories and rhymes especially chosen to build the bond between you and your child. The program is suited for children from birth to age 3. Please meet in YS program room 9:30 Prewalkers, 10:30 Walkers February 13th and 27th.
Read to Baci:
Baci, a Bichon Frise therapy dog, loves a good book! If you are age 7 or older and would like to read a story to Baci, join him in YS Wednesday, February 5th at 3:30 p.m. Or Baci will sit with you while his owner, Ms. Cahill, reads a special book. This is a first come, first served program. You may bring a book or choose from the library collection.
Dear America Book Club:
This club is for girls ages 9+ and held the 3rd Saturday of every month in the YS program room from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Each book features a different character, time period and a historical life event. This month's book selection is "I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly" by Joyce Hansen. Register in YS or call to reserve your seat 279-4863 x1514.
Make your voice heard! The library Teen Advisory Council is looking for new members to help plan programs for the Teen Space! Here's your chance to share your ideas, plan teen programs and meet new friends. Plus, you can earn community service hours for Bright Futures Scholarships.
February 5- Movie and Popcorn 2:30pm
February 7- Wii Gaming @ 2:30 pm
February 13- Valentine Crafts (Love Stinks Chocolate Fest) Sign up a must!
February 19 -Teen Trivia Program - Sign up a must!
February 21- Teen Advisory Meets @ 3:00 pm
February 28 - Wii Gaming @ 2:30 pm
Call YS @ 279-4863 x1514 for more information or email Ms. Karen firstname.lastname@example.org