Veteran’s Day Memorabilia Display
In honor, and in memory of local veterans, the Metropolis Public Library is encouraging local veterans and/or families of veterans to display their military medals, honors, memorabilia, and pictures, during the Month of November, in observation of Veteran’s Day.
Mementos displayed at the library must be enclosed in a frame or display case. Items to be displayed may be brought to the library during the first week of November. The Metropolis Public Library is not responsible for any accidents.
Join Our Fall Leaf Jar Luminary Craft!
We will be decoupaging fall leaves onto Mason Jars, and placing an electric tea light in the jar. This will be a nice accent to your fall décor!
Join us at the Metropolis Public Library on November 1, @ 2:00. This program is intended for ages 18 and up, and free of charge. Please register by Thurs. Oct 30th.
KID’S CRAFT HOUR
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8th @ 2:30-3:30 p.m.
We will be using peanut butter, pine cones, and bird seed to make bird feeders. This program is intended for children ages 5 and up. Please register by Tuesday, November 4th. Any questions call 524-4312 ext. 3
The John Schwegman Series
10/21/2014- Serengeti Ecosystem of East Africa
11/18/2014- A Naturalist Visit to Southern and Western Australia
No December program
1/20/15- Lady Slipper Orchids of North America
“Crocheting for Cancer” workshop with Edna Devore
Mrs. Edna will be holding a crocheting workshop at the Metropolis Public Library on Saturday, November 22nd @ 3:00 pm. Those who attend will be crocheting hats for cancer patients. Put your crocheting skills at use for a great cause. If you’ve never crocheted, you’ll pick it up quick while using a loom! Please register by November 20th. Hope to see you there!
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
The Metropolis Public Library will be selling raffle tickets for our “Throwing the Book at Breast Cancer” goodie bag, including a T-shirt, “Whoopie Cream” Hand Cream, various other great items, as well as 4 tickets to see the Moscow Ballet’s “The Nutcracker,” on November 17th @ 7:00 pm!
Raffle tickets will go on sale Monday, Oct. 6th, priced at 1 ticket for $5, or 3 for $10. Tickets may be purchased through November 3rd. The winner will be announced on November 4th. All proceeds will go toward Relay for Life!
Give your gently worn shoes a new life for a worthy cause!
Pairs of shoes reused:
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