Library announces September programs

Xenia Daily Gazette

XENIA — Xenia Community Library has a variety of programs for all ages aplanned for September. The library is located 76 E. Market St. To register or to learn more about these programs call 937-352-4000. For a complete schedule of activities, stop by your local library or log on to the library website at

Gaming and Pizza for ages 10-18, 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1. Games and pizza. Bring your friends and be prepared to play.

Maker Fridays, 3:30-5 p.m. Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. Join the Maker Movement. Experiment with new technology as well as low tech making options.

Early Bookworms for grades K-3, 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6. Read the book prior to the program and then attend the program for a rereading with fun learning activities.

Preschool Story Time for ages 4-5, 10:30-11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27.

Toddler Story Time for ages 2-3 wtih adult, 10:30-11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27.

LittleBits Inventors Club for ages 10-18, 3:30-4:45 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27. Create fun inventions using littleBits, magnetic modular electronics. The group will meet every week for six weeks and build something new each week.

Make an Infinity Scarf for adults, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7. Make an infinity scarf. The class has a limit of four and is designed for those who need to use the library’s sewing machines. Registration required.

Afterschool Art for grades K-5, 4-4:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, 14, 21. Learn about famous artists and create art of your own.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Interactive Movie, 3:30-6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12. Join us for a fun screening of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in which the audience will participate in certain movie scenes.

E-textiles: Create a Bookmark Booklight for ages 14 and up, 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17. Using LED lights and conductive thread, create a colorful and useful bookmark booklight. This project will teach basic sewing skills, as well as circuitry and electronics. Registration required.

All Occasion Card Class for adults, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19. Stamp a card with a mini chalkboard and write your own greeting. Then stamp a sympathy card and an anniversary card or choose a different greeting. Registration required.

Cookie Wars for ages 10-18, 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22. Be a cookie champion.

Crazy Mixed Up Crafts, 3-5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26. Drop in and see what you can make from our crazy collection of craft supplies.

Basket Making Class for adults, 4-7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26. Make a beautiful harvest basket to take home with you. Registration required.

Geromino Stilton Day, 4-4:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29. Calling all Geromino and Thea fans. Join us for fabumouse fun and games based on Geronimo Stilton series of books.

Story courtesy of Xenia Community Library.

Story courtesy of Xenia Community Library.