March Programs Planned at Pine Island Public Library | News, Sports, Jobs
Next month’s slate of activities at the Pine Island Public Library has topics for all ages. The following programs are free to the public.
5 p.m., Wednesdays March 2, 16
Receive personalized help downloading eBooks, movies, music and more from Overdrive and Hoopla, two of Lee County Library System‘s largest online content providers. Bring your fully charged digital device for this hands-on help session. Note: Please bring any passwords you may need to download apps. Kindle users will also need an Amazon account and their password to access it.
9:30 a.m., Fridays, March 11 and 25
Researchers and art therapists have touted the calming effects of coloring, and adults have found this childhood activity a refreshing way to unleash their creativity, relieve stress, and meet other participants. Coloring pages designed especially for adults, as well as colored pencils, will be provided.
Technical Thursdays: individual help
3:30 p.m., Thursdays, March 10 and 24
Need help with a laptop, tablet or e-reader? Looking to learn basic computer skills? We can help. Bring your fully charged device and all passwords for a one-on-one 15-minute technology session. Registration is mandatory.
Celebrate Reading Across America
10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 1
Read Across America brings the joys of reading to students of all ages. Celebrate Read Across America at the Pine Island Public Library by enjoying a special story hour featuring our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, crafts and games.
Learn with Magnatiles
10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 8
Preschoolers will enjoy learning the letters of the alphabet while building with Magnatiles.
Family story time
10:30 a.m., Tuesdays, March 15 and 29
For children up to 5 years old and accompanying persons. Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movements. Places limited to 20 children. First come, first served.
5 p.m., Wednesdays March 2, 16
Receive personalized help downloading eBooks, movies, music and more from Overdrive and Hoopla, two of Lee County Library System’s largest online content providers. Bring your fully charged digital device for this hands-on help session. Note: Please bring any passwords you may need to download apps. Kindle users will also need an Amazon account and their password to access it.
Teen book discussion meeting
11 a.m., Saturday March 12
For 12-18 year olds. Meet new friends, play games, and help grow the library’s teen book club. Bring your ideas and choose titles for our playlist.
Spring Break Getaway!
1 p.m., Wednesday March 23
Join other teens as we try to solve clues to unravel the mysteries inside the box.
The Pine Island Public Library is located at 10701 Russell Road in Bokeelia. For more information about a program or to register, please call the library at 239-533-4350. Check out the Lee County Library System website at www.leelibrary.net for programs at other locations. Call the host library or the telephone reference at 239-479-INFO (4636) for more information about a specific program.
Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Lee County will not discriminate against qualified persons with disabilities in its services, programs, or activities. To request assistance or auxiliary service for effective communication or a reasonable modification to participate, contact Joan LaGuardia, 239-533-2314, Florida Relay Service 711, or [email protected] Accommodation will be provided at no cost to the applicant. Requests must be made at least five business days in advance.