Anastasia Island Branch
Friday, July 25 @ 3pm
Families are invited to the library to enjoy an ancient form of storytelling and puppetry. We'll be performing two popular childrens book stories for all to enjoy.
Friday, July 18 @ 3pm
Come into the library to play with over 60 pounds of LEGO bricks and pieces. We supply the LEGO bricks and fun - all you need to bring is your imagination. There is no registration or fee for this program.
Saturday, July 19 @ 10:30am
The Knit Wits is a family affair. Kids 8-17 are welcome to learn to knit, or bring along mom so she can learn too. Learn to knit, or bring in something you’ve already started, and knit with the group. Please bring your own knitting needles, if you have them.
Friday, July 18 @ 10:30am
This free class emphasizes stretching, coordination of breath with movement, and attention to alignment and is designed to create breath awareness, enhance balance, and increase flexibility. Stretching is great for those who are experiencing joint sensitivity, or overall stiffness. Wear loose clothing, bring a towel & mat. Presented by yoga instructor, Gina Mercado.
July 11 @ 3pm
(PG) An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special', is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis. Light snacks will be provided by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library. Call the library at 209-3730 for movie title.
Thursday, July 10 @ 3pm
Have you ever seen those works of art that look like colors running down a canvas? Teens (ages 12-17) are invited to create their own unique melted crayon craft. We will supply the canvas, crayons, and glue, all you need to bring is your imagination. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Thursday, July 10 @ 6:45pm
Join us in this month's book club by reading Juliet: A Novel by Anne Fortier. When Julie Jacobs leaves for Italy, per the instructions of her late aunt's will, she never imagines that she'll be thrust into a centuries-old feud, not to mention one of the most legendary romances of all time. All are welcome. Reserve it.
Thursday, July 3 @ 6pm
Give your feet a treat by experiencing Raindrop Therapy. Inspired by the Lakota Indians, Raindrop Therapy uses therapeutic oils for balancing and rejuvenating the mind and body. When properly applied to the neck, back, and feet, these essential oils can bring about electrical alignment and help relieve a variety of discomforts caused by imbalances in the body. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Saturday, July 19 @ 2pm
Do you feel tired? Do you hurt most of the time? Does it sometimes feel like your health problems control you? Find the energy to do the things that matter to you, and put the life back in your life. Join us to learn how essential oils can make an impact on your health, and help you feel more positive about life. This aromatic, uplifting program will cover using essential oils in new ways and audience members will have an opportunity to experience the aromas of therapeutic essential oils.
Saturday, July 26 @ 2pm
Juicing can prevent cancer, heart disease, diabetes, lower blood pressure, and reduce the risk of osteoporosis. And best of all turning vegetables and fruit into juice does not have to be bland or boring. Join Gina Marie as she shares recipes and juicing tips for making fabulous juices and enjoy samples of some of her yummiest creations. This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.