Library November programs

News-Current Report

BEAVERCREEK — Exciting and fun programs for people of all ages are being planned at the Beavercreek Community Library, 3618 Dayton-Xenia Road. Some programs require registration call 937-352-4001.

Teen Advisory Group for grades 6-12, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1. Over snacks, the library staff will talk about books and programs and activities and plot to take over the world. Registration required.

Crazy 8s Math Club, 4:45-5:45 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, 10, 17. Sign up for eight weeks of hands-on fun and games to get you fired up about math. Build stuff, make music, make messes, and learn. Registration required.

Energy Winter Prep Tips for adults, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3. Luka Papalko from the Ohio Public Utilities Commission helps consumers get ahead of the curve for winter. Patrons learn how to prepare for the cold and still save money. Registration required.

NaNoWriMo Write-in for ages 13-18, 4-5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4 and 6-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10 and 3-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26. Join other NaNoWriMo-ers for a quiet hour of writing to get closer to the 50,000-word goal of finishing your book! Registration required.

Playtime Fun at the Library for six months with adult, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25. Registration required.

Saturday Stories for ages 3-6, 11-11:30 a.m. Nov. 5. Registration required.

Super Systems: Organizing for a Stress-free Life for adults, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5. Lori Firsdon of Forte Organizers will teach you how to reduce your stress and organize your life. Registration required.

Bi-Weekly Readers for ages 4- 7 with adult, 1-2 p.m. Nov. 7, 21. Register and pick up a copy of the early reader and reading together. Read it at home and then join us to talk about the book and make a craft. Registration required.

Back in Time for ages 9-14, 4:45-5:45 p.m. Nov. 8. Join the library for a trip back to the time. It’s Viking time. Learn about their games and facts and things like that. Registration required.

Book Discussion: The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared for adults, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8. Join a discussion of The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson. Registration required.

Is that a Yak on Your Head for ages 3-6, 10:30-11:20 a.m. Wednesday Nov. 9. Join Mr. Tim for a story time and a craft sure to leave a yak on your head. We’ll read yak stories and make a yak. Registration required.

Super Smash Brothers Melee Tournament/Gaming and Pizza for grades 6-12, 12-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12. Games and pizza. Couple tournaments so invite your friends. Registration required.

STEM Mondays for grades 3-5, 4:45-5:45 p.m. Nov. 14, 28. Join Miss Kim for Science Technology Engineering and Math activities fun and instructional. Registration required.

Thanksgiving Crafts for kids for ages 3-6, 10:30-11:20 a.m. Monday, Nov. 14. Join Mr. Tim for a special craft and story time time ‘cause it’s turkey time. Gobble gobble. Registration required.

Krafty Kids for ages 8-12, 4:45-5:45 p.m. Nov. 15. Each month we make a different craft. Registration required.

Newbery Book Discussion Group for ages 9-13, 6:30-7:45 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17. Join Mr. Tim to discuss Newbery winning books. Register at the Children’s desk and pick up a copy of the book to check out. Registration required.

Reflexology for Better Health for adults, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. Is reflexology an option for you? Patti McCormick, RN, PhD, from the Institute of Holistic Leadership explains. Registration required.

PAWS to Read for ages 3-12 with adult, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Nov. 19. Read to our four-footed furry friends from the Miami Valley Pet Therapy Association. Registration required.

Lego Play Day for ages 5-12, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26. See what you can build with our Legos. Thanks to the LEGO company who gave us a huge box of pieces and parts. Registration required.

Game Day for Teens & Tweens, 12-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26. Board games, card games, trivia games—time to get down and game old-school while snacking ourselves into a coma. Registration required.

Teen D.I.Y. Tuesdays—Gelatin Prints for grades 6-12, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29. Use a gelatin plate to create colorful and hip prints. Registration required.

For a complete schedule of activities stop by the library or log on to the library website at

Story courtesy of the Beavercreek Community Library.

Story courtesy of the Beavercreek Community Library.