June 1, 2023

MONROEVILLE Public Library Monthly Newsletter We are well underway on our concrete project! As a reminder, the driveway and back parking lot will be closed off starting May 30th through June 10th unless weather delays occur! Please park on the street and enter at the front only during this time! Summer Reading Program kicks off on Tuesday June 6th for our 1st graders through 12 year old's. Friday June 9th for our Kindergarteners and under! Each groups program will begin at 11:00 and end by 12:00. We are excited to be offering an array of children's programs starting this month and continuing through the summer. Please check the website calendar and back of this page for more details! Finally, we will be closed on Monday June 19th in observance of Juneteenth. ~Kate Director's Letter DVDS: 80 FOR BRADY, POSER, THE GILDED AGE SEASON 1, KNOCK AT THE CABIN, MOVING ON, SUPERCELL, CHAMPIONS, & MORE! BOOKS: THE FIVE-STAR WEEKEND BY ELIN HILDERBRAND ALL THE DAYS OF SUMMER BY NANCY THAYER THE WEDDING PLANNER BY DANIELLE STEEL N THE STOLEN HEIR BY HOLLY BLACK THE LAST WORD BY TAYLOR ADAMS MY HEART WILL FIND YOU BY JUDE DEVERAUX THE BOOK SPY BY ALAN HLAD IF WE'RE BEING HONEST BY CAT SHOOK AND MANY MANY MORE! MEET ME AT THE LAKE BY CARLY FORTUNE JUNE 2023 VOL. 18

PHOTO BY MARTIN R. SMITH JUNE 2023 VOL. 18 Staff Book & Show Picks Programming Continued Summer Storytime with Kate: Starting June 9th, if you're a current Kindergartener or under join us at 11 a.m. on Fridays for stories, activities, and snack all related to friendship and kindness themes! Summer Reading Program: Tuesdays 11a.m. Starting June 6th current 1st graders through 12 year old's, join us for activities each week related to different friendship themes! In Stitches with Kate: Tuesdays 4-6 Come and join us for an hour of pure bliss working on your chosen needlework project! If you have always wanted to learn to knit, Kate will be on hand to help with basic stitches! All are welcome! Book Club: Tuesday, June 27th 67pm Enjoy an hour of discussion on this months book. The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren. Stop in and pick up your copy today! FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY INFORMATION The purpose of our group is to increase awareness of the Library and all its resources! The Friends help sponsor programs and provide funding for a wide range of activities and materials. Did you know we have a Friends group for our library? Attend our meeting on the first Thursday of every Month @4pm. It is completely free to be part of our group! All ages are welcome to attend and join! How do you become a Friend of the Library? I am so glad you asked! Below are some details! Programming Kate: Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore Find it on the Libby App or here at the library! Bonnie: Finding Cinderella by Colleen Hoover Madi: Dork Diaries: Tales from a not so fabulous life by Rachel Renee Russell Addy: All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover Emily: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins Bird Feeders: Wednesday June 7th 11am Join Madi and make some awesome Pinterest bird feeders for your yard! All Ages Welcome! Squirt Gun Painting: Thursday June 15th 5pm Join Madi on the side lawn and paint your own creation using squirt guns! All Ages Welcome! Lego Club: Saturday June 17th 11am Join Addy and build new creations! Your imagination is the limit! All Ages Welcome!