Swedesboro Library Events

SwedesboroLibraryAdult Computer Classes:

Microsoft Excel Basics – Monday, April 28 – 7 p.m.

Cupcake Decorating & Animal Creations – Tuesday, April 86-8 p.m. Learn how to decorate cupcakes with pom-pom flowers, chrysanthemums, owls and bears. The presenter will be Allison Kissel. Class size is limited. Please register at www.gcls.org.

The Gabriels – Tuesday, April 156:30 p.m.  Join us for the Gabriels – a classical Jazz Group featuring Art Lord, Ron Parker, Vince Long, and John Ciliberto. Their instruments include an alto sax, electric guitar, drums, and bass. This popular group plays Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Frank Sinatra, Dixieland, show tunes, and much, much more! For more information call 856-467-0111.

“Caring and Sharing with Seniors” – Friday, April 11 – 11 a.m. Caring and Sharing is a fun time of social activities:  puzzles, games, music, crafts, bingo, and more! We will meet on the second Friday of each month from 11-12 p.m. Call 856-467-0111 for more information.

Adult Book Club – The adult book club will meet on Tuesday, April 29 at 7 p.m. Meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month. April’s selection will be  Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian.

Teen/Tween Drawing Club – Wednesday, April 9 – 4:30 p.m. We meet once a month on the second Wednesdays of each month.  If you’re committed to attending for eight sessions of learning and drawing, and fun art projects, please register at www.gcls.org or call 856-467-1693. Space is limited!

Teen/Tween Book Club – Thursday, April 10 – 7 p.m. Our teen/tween book club meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. March’s selection will be To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.

Teen/Tween Gaming – Join us Thursday, April 17 – 6:30 p.m. for the Xbox, Wii, DS’s, and traditional board and card games. Bring a friend and have a great time!

Teen/Tween Writers’ Club – If you love writing, need new ideas, like sharing ideas/stories/poems, and/or learning new writing techniques and types of writing – this club is for you.  Writer’s meets on the second Monday of each month. We will meet on Monday, April 14  – 4:30 p.m.

Teen Advisory Board – Join our Teen Advisory Board. Be a Reading Buddy, work with children, learn library skills, or help plan teen activities. Do you enjoy writing? Write reviews and/or create quarterly teen newsletters. Call 467-0111 for information on how you can volunteer or become an active member.

Amazing Math Labs (STEM) – Thursday, April 37 p.m. – 4th through 6th graders are invited to a once-a month meeting to enjoy fun math activities.

FURever As Friends – Register your child to read to a trained therapy dog for a 15 minute time slot – This month’s dates will be Mondays, April 7 & 21 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Please register by calling 467-0111 or at the library. Permission slips are required.

Story Time – Story Time is a fun time! We meet on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 a.m. (April 8, 15, 22, & 29). Story Time is best suited for children ages 2-1/2 to 5 years of age. Registration required.

Story Time – Wednesday story time hour has changed from 1 p.m. to 10:30 a.m. Please note this change. April’s dates are April 9, 16, 23, & 30 – Library meeting Room. Registration required.

Baby Music Time – “Sing, Dance, and Play” – Bring your baby to a fun time of music – familiar songs, activities and fingerplays. Baby Time will be held on Thursdays, April 3 & 17 – 10:30 a.m. Registration required.

Toddler Music Time – “Sing, Dance, and Play” – Your toddler will enjoy a fun time marching, playing instruments, learning fingerplays, and singing familiar songs. This month’s dates are Thursdays, April 10 & 24 – 10:30 a.m. Registration required.

Homework and Reading Buddies – Children interested in a homework or reading buddy during the 2012-2013 school year should contact the library at 467-0111. Teens from our Teen Advisory Board assist younger children with homework and help them with different academic skills.

Please register for all programs by calling 467-0111 or you can register online at www.gcls.org.

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