If you are having trouble submitting these forms, please e-mail your information to Neal Schlein, Youth Services Librarian, at neal@mahometpubliclibrary.org or call us at 217-586-2611. 

Summer 2015 Regular Programs

June 2 - July 8

Registration Available May 18

Peek-A-Boo Time (0-24 months)
Tuesdays, 9:30 AM
A story time for our youngest patrons and their caregivers.  Featuring participatory songs, lap bounces, and action rhymes for children up to 24 months old; older siblings and friends are welcome to attend as well.

Toddler Storytime (24-36 months)

Wednesdays, 9:30 AM
A storytime for toddlers, aged approximately 2 to 3.5 years old, and their caregivers.  Featuring songs, books, and action rhymes selected for children who are learning to sit still for brief periods. Younger and older family members are also welcome.

Preschool Storytime (3-6 years)

Tuesday OR Wednesday, 10:00 AM
Books, songs, crafts, dances, and more!  The materials in this storytime are longer and more complex and selected for children approximately 3.5 to 6 years old.  Younger siblings are welcome with adult supervision.

Entering Grades 1 and 2
Tuesdays, 1-2pm

Entering Grades 3-6
Wednesdays, 1-2pm

Spring 2015 Special Programs

Registration Required

ADULT Creative Writing Workshops

Alternate Sundays, May 3rd through May 31st (no meeting on May 10th or 24th), 3:00 to 4:30

For adults (18+)

Beginning and experienced writers are all welcome to explore the craft of creative writing and discover their own voices as they respond to stimulating and challenging writing prompts under the direction of an experienced group facilitator.

Sundays May 3rd, 17th, and 31st from 3:00-4:30pm.

About the presenter
Rosalie Zachary began to journal at the age of eight in a key-locked journal, and continues to this day.  She has facilitated numerous writing programs for adults and teens at libraries and schools, and believes everyone has the potential to be a creative writing genius.  Her workshops use a prompt-driven approach, allowing participants to explore various topics using their own unique perspective and preferred methods.

If you have any questions about this program, please contact Neal Schlein, Youth Services Librarian, at neal@mahometpubliclibrary.org or (217) 586-2611.

Summer 2015 Special Programs

Registration Available May 18