Fall story time sessions begin at libraries

Published 10:46 am Wednesday, September 6, 2017

The Lunenburg County Public Library System (LCPLS) will hold a story time session twice weekly beginning Tuesday at the Victoria branch. According to a press release, children between the ages of 3-5 are welcome to attend the event, which will include stories read by LCPLS staff, music and learning activities. The Ripberger branch in Kenbridge will hold story time on Thursdays beginning Sept. 14. All sessions will be from 10:30-11:30 a.m. and children must be accompanied by an adult.

The Victoria library welcomes author Theresa Moore on Thursday, Sept. 7 at 10:30 a.m. in the community room. According to the press release, Moore will read selections from her inspirational book “Life on Purpose: Reflections” and will also sign copies. This book offers Moore’s insights on how to be present in our lives and to bring awareness that helps transcend our daily struggles.

According to the relese, the Ripberger library will be offering several arts and crafts classes on Saturdays during September. On Saturday, “Paint and Tea” will offer instruction on various watercolor techniques while enjoying a cup of tea. “Jewelry making will be held on Sept. 16 and participants will learn to make a pair of beaded earrings and a bracelet. The final session on Sept. 23, “Working with Yarn,” will involve crochet and knitting techniques to be used in making a scarf. All sessions will begin at 9:30 a.m. and class supplies will be provided by the library. Due to limited seating, registration is required for the events.