Easter Crafts

Supplies to make Easter Crafts will be available April 15 – 18, 2019.
Create adorable Bunny & Carrot Banners, and Carrot Candy Holders.

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Easter Raffle

Enter our Easter Raffle to win Stuffed Animals and Chocolates.
Thank you to Friends of Theresa Public Library for sponsoring this raffle.
Four winners will be chosen April 17th. All ages are welcome to enter.
One entry per person please. 

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Goodnight Gorilla Book Walk

Goodnight Gorilla Book Walk and Crafts April 8 – 12, 2019

Read the book while watching a video on the laptop. Match your hand to the Gorilla hand, measure and record it. Color the G’s sheets. Write in the mini book called “What Does a Zookeeper Do?”  Put a sticker on all the G’s on the gorilla page. Retell the story. Match the key to the cage.  Let the animal out of cage. Read the Goodnight page with the wife. Put the animals on the bed and say goodnight to them. Turn to the eye page, match eyes to the sheet.Put the animals back in their cages:   Red/Gorilla  –  Pink/ElephantBlue/Lion  –  Green/Giraffe  –  Yellow/Hyena  –  Purple/Armadillo
Read the last pages of the book.

Take a picture with the Big Gorilla in the Library!
Do the Goodnight Gorilla Scavenger Hunt. See if you can find the Mouse, Banana, Balloon, Flashlight, and Moon.
Crafts include making a Paper Plate Gorilla, Doily Lion, and
Giraffe Finger Puppet.

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Family Read Aloud Month

Families are encouraged to spend time reading aloud together during Family Read Aloud Month April 1 – 30, 2019. To participate, read a book aloud together (or read for at least 15 minutes). Put your family name on the star enclosed in your bag. Return the star to our library to receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win a prize.

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Royal Adventures!

Join us at Theresa Public Library March 25 – 29 for our Royal Kingdom Adventures! Crafts include making a Princess Doll, Lollipop Knight, Crowns, Wands, Balloon Swords, Shields, Dragon Masks, and more! Play our Kiss the Frog Game and Royal Scavenger Hunt to enter our Raffle for fun prizes. Throw Javelins through a hoop, hit Dragon Balloons with Balloon Swords. Have a Right Royal Time! Dress up as a Princess or Knight to make your visit more fun! We would love to get a picture.

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Care Kits for Aging/Disability/Dementia

Theresa Public Library has a variety of Care Kits for Aging/Disability/Dementia available for checkout. This is a great resource for caregivers, relatives and friends of those affected with dementia and other cognitive disabilities. Kits are able to be checked out for 28 days.
A detailed list of the kits and their contents are shown in the “Seniors” tab above. 

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Preschool Groups

Looking for a preschool group that is fun, active, and enriching?
Theresa Public Library offers preschoolers and their parents or caretakers
Story Time and Wee Play on
Thursdays at 10am
. See our schedule below.
Wee Play will provide you with make and take ideas for games and busy bags. We will work on fine and gross motor skills with fun activties!
Story Time offers a variety of stories, crafts, snacks and fun with friends!

March 28           Wee Play            Princess & Knights
April 11               Story Time         Easter
April 25              Wee Play            Community Helpers

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Read to Betty Boop!

Theresa Public Library offers a monthly Reading Education Assistance Dog (R.E.A.D.)® program through B.A.R.C.C. Badgerland Animal Reading & Comfort Companions. The mission of B.A.R.C.C. is to enrich the lives of people of all ages through the use of pet therapy and Reading Education Assistance Dogs.
Betty Boop will be at the Theresa Public Library for you to read to on
Tuesday, April 16th from 4pm to 5:30pm.

She is a trained reading/therapy dog. Reserve your 15 minute time slot and enjoy reading to Betty Boop. Dogs can’t read, but they can be good listeners! Their presence creates inviting and motivating environments. They listen quietly and never interrupt!

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Gale Courses

Monarch Library System offers Gale Courses to all library patrons.
Interested in learning something new? Check out the free classes available
through the monarch catalog. All you need is your library card.

Gale Course Guide provided by Germantown Library: 
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Digital Magazines

The Monarch Library System is providing all it’s members
digital magazines through RB (Recorded Books) digital.
You can search the online catalog using RB digital or Zinio as a search term. Find a magazine you want to read then click the “view online” link in the record. The link will take you to the magazine webpage where you will create a user account which allows you to download or read your selection online.
The only thing you will need to create an account is your library card. Happy Reading!
Use this link or download the RBdigital app from your app store.

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