The Weyburn Public Library is organizing a variety of events to be held at the Library this month. Below is a list of some of the activities they have planned. Other important things to note is that the Library will be closed on Good Friday (Friday, April 19th) and Think Tank Jr. and Sr. will not be meeting this month, but will return in May.
This Month’s Features:
Acoustic Afternoons- Saturday, April 6th and Saturday, May 4th @ 2-4 p.m.
In the Allie Griffin Art Gallery, there will be a chance for instrumentalists to share ideas, learn collectively and play with other musicians. There will be a final showcase on June 1st.
Egg Scavenger Hunt- Friday, April 12th
Throughout the day Easter eggs will be scattered throughout the Library for little ones to find. Visit the front desk first to receive an ‘Egg Hunt’ card and follow the clues to find the eggs. Prizes and treats will be given.
Anti-Stigma Mental Health Awareness Talk- Tuesday, April 16th @ 6:30 p.m.
Three speakers from the Schizophrenia Society will speak for an hour about their personal experiences in the mental health sector. “The Schizophrenia Society serves individuals with all types of mental illness and is passionate about ending the stigma surrounding mental health.”
Karaoke Extravaganza- Tuesday, April 23rd @ 6:15- 8:15 p.m.
A karaoke makerspace kit will be set up for all to enjoy. There will be a signup sheet the night of for those interested in singing and there’s lots of room for those who just want to watch. Light refreshments will be available.
Seed Balls- Tuesday, April 30th @ 3:45-5 p.m.
This event is for children ages 6-12 year olds. In belated celebration of Earth Day, they will be making seed balls out of paper and seeds. Seed balls are also known as earth balls and consist of a variety of different seeds rolled within a ball of clay.
Spring Book Sale:
Donated books will be up for grabs at the Spring Book Sale. All the funds go back to the Library to buy new materials. This event is put on by volunteers from Friends of the Library.
April 11th- 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
April 12th- 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
April 13th- 9:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Pom Pom Wreath- Thursday, April 4th and 11th @ 6:15 p.m.
There is an opportunity to make “Spring-Themed” pom pom wreaths. This is a two-part activity that consists of two days of crafting. Those attending are asked to bring any spare yarn if they have any.
Party Piñata- Wednesday, April 17th @ 6:30 p.m.
Learn the basic techniques of constructing a piñata. All supplies will be provided.