Tuesday, April 30th, 4:30-5:30 PM
For grades 5-12. Celebrate National Poetry Month with Joe Davis, professional spoken word artist from Minneapolis, MN. We’ll begin with poetry-driven conversation, writing games to get the creative energy flowing, and organically delve further into theory and practice through writing prompts and facilitated feedback. Register at tinyurl.com/WPLSpokenWord.
Select Mondays in April from 4:30-5:30 PM
For grades 5-12. Registration is FULL.
April 8: Button Art. Create art using various sizes & shapes of buttons!
April 15: Squishies. Create your own squishy! They are the perfect squeeze toys to relieve stress…and also just super fun.
April 22: String Art, Part 1
April 29: String Art, Part 2
For grades 5-12.
Register at tinyurl.com/WPLSelfCare.
May 6: Make a galaxy jar & other stress reducers
May 13: Chalk up the library! Work together to create something beautiful and decorate the sidewalk outside the library.
May 20: Give back to others! Gratitude & giving back is good for the mind. Work together to complete a service project for a local organization.
Featuring Amanda Grace @ WCHC on Saturday, May 18th at 10:30 AM
Amanda Grace is releasing a new album for kids called “Music Makes It Right,” so we’re kicking it off with a concert at the Winona County History Center (160 Johnson St.) on Saturday, May 18th at 10:30 AM. Amanda puts on an energetic and audience-involved concert great for all ages. Amanda is putting on this concert as a fundraiser for the library, so a portion of ticket sales will go back to Winona Public Library. To purchase tickets, please visit: musicmakesitright.brownpapertickets.com.
Saturday, April 20th at 11 AM
Teens in grades 5-12 are invited to join us at the library for an afternoon movie. Popcorn provided.
“Avengers: Endgame” comes out in theaters on April 26th, so come and catch up on all that went down in “Infinity War” (it was a lot) before “Endgame” releases! We’ll be screening “Infinity War” on the big screen in the Art Room. This film is rated PG-13, and the running time is 2 hr 40 min.