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APRIL 25, 2018
April in the Children's Room
Young friends help celebrate the birthday of children's librarian Elyce Bonnell.
 
Weekly Story Hours:
10:30 a.m. on Thursdays and Saturdays
 
Saturday Drop-In Crafts for all ages:
Every Saturday from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Kids under age 9 must be accompanied by an adult.
 
Homework Club
Mondays - Thursdays, 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 
 
April programs
 
 
 
Story Hour: Animals and Their Caregivers
10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 5
 
This morning's story hour features
Tony the Trick Pony.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
DIY Fridays: Make Pinecone Birds 
3 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 6
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
Dungeons & Dragons Group 
1 p.m. Saturday, April 7
 
This is the first gathering of a group that will meet on the first
Saturday of each month, for ages 12 and up. Preregistration is required. Limited to 5 participants; call or stop by the library to sign up.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Story Hour: Animals and Their Caregivers
10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 12
 
The Farm Institute will visit, bringing
a mama ewe and her lambs.



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
DIY Fridays: Make Seashell Art 
3 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
~Vacation Week~
 
 
Preschool Fire Safety Time
with the Edgartown Fire Dept.
Drop-in 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 14
 

Explore the fire truck, meet the firefighters, play with rescue vehicles and learn about basic fire safety. Snacks will be served. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Collage-Making with Bricque
Drop-in 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 17
 
Kids under 9 must be accompanied by an adult.
 
 
 
 
 
 



 
Introduction to Coin Collecting
Drop-in 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 18
 
All ages are welcome. Kids under 9
must be accompanied by an adult.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
Story Hour: Animals and Their Caregivers
10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 19
 
Hear stories and meet Julie Scott and her goats.
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
DIY Fridays: Make Clothespin Animals
Drop-in 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 20
 
There's no school today, so our drop-in
craft activity runs through the day.
 
 
 
 
 


Preschool Puppet Open Playtime
Drop-in 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 21
 
Play with the library's big collection of puppets! 
For ages 2-6 years, no registration required. 
(Must be accompanied by an adult.)
 
 
 
 
 


 
Monthly 4-H Club Meeting
6-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 25
 
Preregistration is required, call or 
stop by the library to sign up.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


Story Hour: Animals and Their Caregivers
10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 26
 
This month-long series concludes with guests from
Angels Helping Animals and rescue dogs.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
Baking with Elyce
3 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 27
 
This month's treat is a family recipe called "gunkies."
Preregistration is required, call or 
stop by the library to sign up.
 
 
 
 
 

GOLDEN LIGHT

Golden Light. Oil on mahogany panel, 20 by 24 inches. By Paul Dougherty (1877-1947), American artist. From the Simpson Collection. -- Frame bears the label, "Wm. MacBeth Gallery, New York." Dougherty became a well-known painter in California.
 
 
Edgartown Free Public Library
26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA 02539
Hours: Monday 10-5; Tuesday and Wednesday 10-8, Thursday through Saturday 10-5; closed Sunday.
Phone: 508-627-4221 and 508-627-1373