The Friends of Syracuse Library
SYRACUSE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Activities for the week of July 23-28
The Friends Sponsor Many Activities Throughout the Year
The Friends of the Syracuse Library are appreciated for their financial support and their active involvement in the library activities. Guests to the library will meet some members at FrankenHowl Open Mic Night on Friday evening at the park. They manage the used book sale and are offering a book sale promotion at the Parker Solar Probe Garden Party. Drinks and cookies will be provided when all ages are invited to learn about the mission to the sun. The event coincides with the community wide garage sales on Friday, August 3 from noon to 4 p.m.
The Friends are assisting with the sale of bus trip tickets for the day in Grand Rapids. The September 22nd trip is going to the Meijer Gardens and downtown Grand Rapids for the first weekend of ArtPrize.
A Penultimate Week
Rocking at the Library summer reading program for children and teens officially ends on July 31st. Professor Steve is the finale program on Tuesday at 2 p.m. The week of July 23rd through the 27th is last full week of children’s activities. A Scottish Tea Time on Thursday, July 26th at 2 p.m. comes with a romp with music from Brave.
The teen programs have hit a regular stride when Anime fan club meets on Thursday, July 26th at 5 p.m. Other monthly teen times are for video gaming night and Harry Potter crafts.
Chair yoga continues to welcome people for a half hour workout on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m., Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. and the second to fifth Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. The Thursday 10:30 a.m. class meets at the Community Center and is particularly good for individuals with disabilities.
WorkOne, a free resource for job and training connections offered at the Syracuse Library every Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
PICTURE: The Friends of the Syracuse Library purchased shirts for the staff to wear during summer reading. The shirts have received great reviews when everyone wears theirs on Terrific Tuesdays