Celebrate Bat Week at EHFPL Oct. 24 – 31

Bat Week 2018: Be a Bat Hero!

Have you heard the good news? Bat Week 2018 kicks off this week!

Bat Week (October 24 – 31) is an annual celebration of the role of bats in nature. To celebrate its fifth year, Bat Conservation International and EHFPL are asking you to step up to the plate and be a bat hero! You don’t need special powers or money to participate. Just visit the library, see our Bats of the World display, pick up some information, fun crafts and a couple of great holiday recipes (a hot toddy for adults, and a banana/chocolate recipe/craft for all ages). Also, take our quiz to find your “bat soulmate.”

Ready to go batty?

This Halloween, there is only one thing left to do – find your soulmate! Bat soulmate, that is. After all, with 1300+ species of bats found worldwide, one of them has to be right for you.

Come to the library, grab a quiz sheet, circle the right answers, give the sheet to Maureen at the library and pick up the results on Halloween, along with fact sheet about your bat soulmate! There is one question sheet for kids and one for adults.

While you’re here, check out some books about bats.

So be a bat hero and celebrate Bat Week with us!

And Coming Soon!

Halloween is just around the corner . . .

. . . and what else is there? Fantastic Beasts, that’s what!

Friday October 26 from 4:00-5:00 pm, Fantastic Beasts in your Back Yard. Do you ever wonder what lurks in your back yard? In the dark? Find out in our cryptozoology presentation and make a crypto-creature of your own. Suggested age 5+

Baby Time – Every Wed/Thurs at 10:30am, Rathbun Library

Due to popular demand, Baby Time is now being offered every Wednesday & Thursday at 10:30 at the Rathbun Library. Join Miss Karen for songs, stories, and sing-alongs – it’s the perfect program for kids 0-2.

If your little ones are getting a little bigger, Storytime will be every Monday* at 10:30 at the Rathbun Library. Listen to stories and get creative making fun crafts. There’s a different theme every week!

Please call 860-873-8210 to register. Online Registration coming soon.

*The Thursday session of Story Time has been cancelled. (Sorry.) The good news is, there are still spaces available for the Monday session. πŸ™‚

Baby Time, 10:30am, Wed/Thurs at Rathbun Library

Baby Time is now twice week! (Wed/Thurs at 10:30)

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