Babies & Books
Tuesdays: March 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2–3 p.m.
Ages 0 – 18 months, with caregiver(s)
Wednesdays: March, 6, 13, 20 & 27, 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Ages 4 – 12
Read & Rock
Help the Monroe Branch reach five hours of reading and rocking during the month of March. We have a
big rocking chair in the Children’s Room for your reading and rocking enjoyment. Every time you start reading and rocking, let a library staff member know so we can log your time.
Preschool Pop-Up Fun
Thursday, March 7, from 10:30–11:30 a.m.
World Poetry Day
Thursday, March 21, from Noon–6 p.m.
Unwrap a book of poetry (after you check it out)
and discover the humor and beauty in the world
of poetry. All ages.
Mini-Comic Book Workshop
Thursday, March 28, from 5 – 6 p.m.
Try your hand at making a mini-comic strip.
Ages 4 & up
True Crime Book Club
Wednesday, March 27, from 6–7 p.m.
Join the Monroe Branch’s new book club, focusing
on True Crime. This club is open to older teens
Origami Cranes Demonstration
Wednesday, March 6, from 4-5 p.m.
Help us create origami cranes to be displayed at the
Central Branch in August. This is a system-wide
project to coordinate with the Hiroshima
and Nagasaki Atomic Bomb traveling exhibit.
Teens and adults are welcome to participate,
and instructions will be provided.
First Friday Coffee Hour
Friday, March 1, from 3–5 p.m.
Stop by the Monroe Branch and enjoy some cookies and coffee.
Friday, March 1, from 1–3 p.m.
The Library Resource Outreach Center (LROC)
helps connect the homeless, or those in
danger of becoming homeless, to services and resources such as housing, food, clothing, shelter, income, case management, medical care, legal assistance and employment. No appointment
necessary. Stop in and get your questions answered.
Wednesday, March 20 at 1:30 p.m.
We will be discussing the book “Saints for All Occasions” by J. Courtney Sullivan.