District library releases calendar of activities

Kids and families

Paw Patrol Activity Day

Aug. 13 at 3 p.m. at the West Manchester Branch: Come and enjoy some Paw Patrol activities….. Lots to do and to enjoy!

Story Time

Aug. 13, 20 and 27 at 5 p.m. at the New Paris Branch: Story time and craft.

Family Game Night

Aug. 14 at 5 p.m. at the New Paris Branch: Join us at the library as we play some classic board games!

Homeschool Hour: Our Oceans

Aug. 15 at 3 p.m. and Aug. 22 at 3:30 p.m. at the Eaton Branch: Did you know that oceans cover more than 70% of the Earth? From coral reefs and marine life to ice caps and pollution – learn about some of the things that make oceans so important, and what we can do to help keep them safe!

This Homeschool program is open to home educated students of all ages. Please register in advance.

Teens (grades 6-12)

Weekly Teen programs at the Eaton Library

On Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m., teens in grades 6-12 can come to the Eaton Library for a weekly program:

Aug. 14: Animation Club – Enjoy an anime screening with Japanese and Korean style snacks!

Aug. 21: Video Games

Aug. 28: Beginner Ukelele – Take turns in a small group, learning chords to play your very first song.

Teen LGBT Advisory Group

Aug. 20 at 4 p.m. at the Eaton Branch: Join us for a brainstorming session on the new LGBTQ+ teen group. This meeting is a safe space, open to local teens (including allies!) in grades 6-12, who are interested in being a part of the new group. We will have pizza and open discussion, as well as resources and information. Help us decide on a name for the group, objectives and goals, meeting times and agendas, future programming ideas, and more. Let your voice be heard on the future of inclusive programming in Preble County. For more information, contact Youthservices@preblelibrary.org



Aug. 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the New Paris Branch: Join us at the library as we make some cool coasters. Registration required. Sign up at the library or call (937) 437-7242.

Creative Writer’s Group

Aug. 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Eaton Branch: If you have a written piece you would like to share, please bring it to the meeting. You will not be expected to share, but you are certainly welcome to do so! Writing activities and prompts will be provided for those who need a little extra inspiration.