Carpenter Carse Library News

Spanish Story Time today Join Leah Hamilton from 9:30-10 a.m. for story time en Español with songs, stories and games. For ages 5 and under and their caregivers; free.

Youngsters Story Time Every Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30-10 a.m. Children 5 and under and their caregivers gather for stories, movement, songs and snacks.

New library website at See what’s happening, search the catalog, log in to your library account, download books, learn a new language, make a donation, and more.

Find a Pocket Poem Celebrate National Poetry Month in April. Pocket Poems are hidden throughout the library. If you check out a book containing one of these literary treasures, your name will be entered to win a poetry prize.

Crafternoon: Kite Making Tuesday April 24, 2-3 p.m. Celebrate spring by building your own kite. All ages welcome. Under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. Free. Sign up in the library or email

Recent Acquisitions
• The Healing Library: We recently assembled a kit for children who are enduring the loss of a loved one. It includes picture books, activities, discussion guides and craft materials and is available to check out from the library. Thanks to library volunteer Mary Beth Harris for putting these important materials together.
• Award-winning movies: The library is collecting all of the most recent Academy Award-winning and nominated films. Get on the hold list now.

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