Press Release

Fall Kids’ Library Programs

BLUE HILL, Maine — October is the time when two popular kids’ programs start up again at the Blue Hill Public Library. The weekly Chess Club resumes on Friday, October 4th, 3:00 to 3:45 PM and is for children ages 7 and up and for all levels of skill. Snacks and chess sets are provided.

And on Saturdays starting October 5th, from 10:30 AM to noon, will be LEGO Club for kids 7 to 12 years of age. Kids ages 4 to 6 are also invited but must be accompanied by an adult. Kids can bring their own or use the Library’s. Donations of LEGOs would be greatly appreciated. The Library’s Reader Dog Program, also popular, is taking the fall off but will be back again starting in January.

A new program—“Tween Zone Lounge” for kids ages 11 to 15 will be on Friday afternoons starting October 4th, from 4:00 to 5:45, upstairs in the Howard Room. Games, movies, crafts, and snacks will be provided. Tween Zone Lounge will be a place for kids to meet, recreate, yack, and relax after school. Any “tween” aged kids who want to suggest or help plan activities should contact Pat at the number below.

The library also has two year-round programs for children:

• Preschool Storytime for kids up to age 4 on Tuesdays at 10:30;

• Play Group for babies and toddlers up to age 3 on Wednesdays at 10:30;

For more information on any of these programs, call Pat at 374-5515.