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OCTOBER 2015 NEWS
Fall programming for Youth Services is in full swing at Fennville District Library. The fall session of family story time runs each Wednesday at 10:00 am, September 30th through December 2nd. A special bilingual story time will be held Wednesday, October 14th at 10:00 am to celebrate Hispanic Awareness Month. The Teen Anime Club will meet September 28th, October 12th and 26th from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. All local teens interested in manga and anime are welcome. A new teen writing group begin Monday, October 19th from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm, led by published young adult author Katie Van Ark. Area teens can meet other teen writers and share their work. All levels and genres welcome.
The library will feature a "Star Wars Reads Day" on Saturday, October 10th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Youth can drop in any time to make a Yoda craft, enter a drawing for Star Wars prizes, and read for a few minutes to complete a lightsaber chart. The library will also celebrate the Goose Festival with a public art show of Fennville Public Schools student art on Saturday, October 10th from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm and Sunday, October 11th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. As noted, the library will be opened additional hours during the Goose Festival.
On Saturday, October 31st, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, the library will offer Halloween candy and crafts for youth. On Monday, November 2nd, the Youth Services department will celebrate Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead with a special story, snack, and craft to honor loved ones who have passed on. Families who would like to put together a Day of the Dead altar to display at the library from October 19th through November 7th are welcomed to contact Karmen Kooyers, Head of Youth Services.
All events are free and open to the public. No registration is required. Fennville District Library is located 400 West Main Street, Fennville. For more details, phone 269-561-5050.
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