Celebrate National Library Week during April 13 - 19
Celebrate Money Smart Week @ Your Library during April 5 – 12
The Library will be closing at 10:00 am on Thursday, April 24 for the City of Niceville Employees Spring Picnic
AARP Tax Assistance @ the Library
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.
AARP Drivers Safety Two Day Course at the Niceville LibraryWednesday, April 2 and Thursday, April 3
8:30 am – 11:30 am
Niceville Community Center Classroom
(Next door to Library)
The cost is $12.00 per person for AARP members or $14.00 for non-members. Please make your checks out to AARP. Space is limited. Sign up at the Reference Desk or if you have questions call Lora Glass at 279-4863 ext. 1504.
Women’s Health ProgramThe Florida Department of Health in Escambia County invites women to attend our “For Peace of Mind” educational presentation. You will learn about breast and cervical cancer facts, the HPV vaccine and available assistance for mammogram and pap screenings.
April 23 from 10:30 am– 11:30 am at the Niceville Community Center
Please call Jessica at 595-6637 or the Library at 279-4863 x 1504 to reserve a seat.
Free Giveaways & Light Refreshments! Join Us!
Scrabble Anyone? @ Niceville Library 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, April 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.
Art Display @Niceville LibraryDuring the month of April, the Niceville Library will host local artist, Ken Edwards. We invite you to stop by and checkout his artwork.
Computer tutoring & eBook help sessions are offered by appointmentOne-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).
YOUTH SERVICES CALENDARRaising Readers Story Time Ages 3-5
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.
April 2 & 4 – Bouncing Bunnies
April 9 & 11 – Fishy Tales
April 16 & 18 – Library Favorites
April 23 & 25 – Doggie Days
April 30 – Down by the Seashore
Baby BookwormsThis 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 on April 17.
Family Movie celebrating Money Smart Week @ Your Library on Saturday, April 5 at 10:30 am.
Nonie’s Ark Earth Day Program on April 15th at 4:30 pm for children ages 5 – 12. Signup is required.
Group Story Times & Tours--For groups of 10+, schools, clubs, daycares, etc. please call to make arrangements.
Reservations can be made by calling 279-4863 x1514.
We’re looking for collectionsRocks, dolls, coins, marbles, cars or toys of all kinds—children love to collect many things. We have the perfect spot to display most collections. If you would like to show your kid- friendly collection for all to enjoy, please contact Ms. Martha in YS to schedule a time to display. Stop by YS or call 279-4863 x1514.
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, April 1st 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.
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 April 1 as Ms. Frizzle and the class “MSB Goes on Air.” Space is limited so registration is required. Please register each month in YS or call 279-4863 x1514.
American Girl Book ClubThis club is for girls ages 7& up and meets the 3rd Saturday of every month in the YS program room. April 19 book selection is “Meet Kit” by Valerie Tripp. 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
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. April 19 month book selection is “Like the Willow Tree” by Lois Lowry. Register in YS or call to reserve your seat 279-4863 x1514.
Teen SpaceMake 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.
Remember every Tuesday is Quiet/Study day In the Teen Space
April 3 - Movie & Popcorn 2:00 pm
April 4 - Wii Gaming 2:30 pm
April 15 - Teen Advisory Meeting 3:00 pm
April 17 - Wii Gaming 2:30 pm
April 23 - Teen Trivia Game 2:30 pm
April 26 - Celebrate April Birthdays
April 30 - Wire Décor Crafts 2:30 pm
Call YS @ 279-4863 x1514 for more information or email Ms. Karen firstname.lastname@example.org