Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Library Arts Group


Library Arts Group - Tuesday 7-8:30 pm  - Join us for some company while you work on your craft project: quilting, knitting, crochet, embroidery and counted cross-stitch projects.  Share what you know, learn from others or just enjoy some dedicated time with your craft and fellowship with other crafters.

Our 4th Annual Book Festival April 9, 2016


Our 4th Annual Book Festival April 9, 2016

College Park Community Library Book Festival

When:  April 9, 2016   2:00 - 4:00 pm
Where:  College Park Community Center
              5051 Pierce Ave. (across from Paint Branch Elementary School)
              College Park MD 20740

Meet local authors, illustrators, editors and poets who will talk about their books.  Activities will include our used book sale. Children can read to Bella, our live library dog, participate in crafts, and hear stories read by our "celebrity" readers. The College Park Arts Exchange will kick off Coloring Around College Park with Books a Million: an opportunity to browse the wonderful new world of coloring books for adults, and discover this calming and peaceful new hobby!! 

Story Time in Russian!!

Story Time in Russian
Second Saturday of each month from 11:00 - 11:45 ages 5 - 7 years


Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Our library dog Mr. Bones!!!

Meet our new library dog Mr. Bones! He's really looking forward to reading with you!

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Parlez-vous fran├žais? Venez nous voir chaque mardi vers 14h (2pm) pour lire Le Petit Prince, Barbapapa, ou des dizaines d'autres en francais. On vous attend!

All ages and levels of French are welcome!

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

So many books, so little time! Come check out one or more!

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Calendar of Events - Jan. - April

LIBRARY CALENDAR OF EVENTS
English as a Second Language (ESL) - Wed. 9:30 to 10:15 beginning January 20.
Library Arts Group - Tuesday 7-8:30 pm  - Join us for some company while you work on your craft project: quilting, knitting, crochet, embroidery and counted cross-stitch projects.  Share what you know, learn from others or just enjoy some dedicated time with your craft and fellowship with other crafters.
College Park Arts Exchange Photography Club - Third Tues. 7 - 8:30 pm (meet in Blue Room)
 
College Park Arts Exchange Book Group - Third Tuesday 7 - 8:30 pm (meet in library)
Drop in for a lively discussion. Upcoming books include:
Jan. 19 - Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the wrong People, by Nadia Bolz -Weber
Feb. 16 - Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin, by Jill Lepore
Mar. 15 - I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban, by Malala Yousafzai
Apr. 19 - H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
Chinese/English Story Time  - First Sat. of each month - 10:30-11:15 am
French Story Time - Tuesday afternoons, 1 - 4:00 pm

Russian Story Time - Second Saturday 11:00 - 11:45 am for ages 5-7
Build Your Book Log with Mr. Bones - Read with library staff.
Youth in grades K-3 read one-on-one with library staff,  Tues. and Thurs. 2 - 4:00 pm
Dr. Seuss's Birthday Celebration! - Sat., Mar. 5,  10 am.
Celebrate the amazing stories of  Dr. Seuss with stories, puppets, art projects, and treats!
Fourth Annual College Park Book Festival
Sat. April 9,   2-4 pm, College Park Community Center
Meet local authors, illustrators, editors and poets who will talk about their books.  Activities will include our used book sale. Children can read to Bella, our live library dog, participate in crafts, and hear stories read by our "celebrity" readers. The College Park Arts Exchange will kick off Coloring Around College Park with Books a Million: an opportunity to browse the wonderful new world of coloring books for adults, and discover this calming and peaceful new hobby!!