April at the Vicksburg District Library

Book Club for Adults – April 6 and May 4 from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Book club meets at this time the first Thursday of every month. April’s book is a free-for-all. We will choose a book or author to read for May.

Comedy Movie Club – April 5 and May 3 from 6 – 8 p.m. Spend the evening watching a comedy movie at the library! Popcorn and drinks provided. April’s movie is the martial arts action-comedy The Paper Tigers. Open to anyone 18+.

Crafts for Adults and Seniors – April 18 from 1 – 3 p.m. Adults and seniors do crafts at the library. April’s craft is making your own scented soap. All you need to bring is yourself.

Anime and Gaming Social Group for 18+ — April 20 from 5 – 5:45 p.m. Social and discussion group for anime and gaming fans who are 18 and up. Come ready to discuss your favorite anime and games. Hot and cold drinks provided.

Craft and Chat – April 21 from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Adults and seniors bring their current craft project (e.g., knitting, crocheting, coloring, cross-stitch, etc.) to work on while chatting with other crafters. Tea and coffee provided.

Movie Club for Adults and Seniors – April 24 from 1 – 3:30 p.m. Come to the library to watch a movie, drink tea or coffee, and nibble on snacks. April’s movie will be “Emma,” based on Jane Austen’s classic novel.

Writers’ Roundtable creative writing group – April 26 from 1 – 2:30 p.m. All are welcome. Bring a short piece to workshop.

Pizza, Bingo, and More! All-Ages Pizza Party – April 26 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. We’ll have Hungry Howie’s pizza, pizza-themed bingo, pizza-themed crafts, and pizza story time for the little ones. Everyone is welcome at this all-ages event, but registration is required. Call the library at 649-1648 or stop at the Circulation Desk to register.

Family Storytime – For children 18 months to 4 years old. Meets Mondays 10 – 10:30 a.m. (April 3, 10, 17, 24). Rich language experiences with storytelling, reading, and music and movement.

Mugs and Hugs – For children 18 months to 4 years old, on biweekly Wednesdays (April 5 and April 19) from 10 – 10:45 a.m. Fun learning and social time. Coffee and tea provided for adults.

Bouncing Babies – For babies to 2 years old every Friday from 10 – 10:30 a.m. (April 7, 14, 21, 28). We start early to enhance language and social development

Bulldog Break Time – For teens in grades 6 – 12, held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 2:45 – 4:15 p.m. (April 13 and 27). A safe space for teens and tweens to get together and have fun. Crafts, games, social activities, and tasty treats provided.

Teen Space / Game Time – For teens in grades 6 – 12, held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 4:15 – 5:45 p.m. (April 13 and 27). Nintendo Switch and games for people under 18! All supplies provided along with fun snacks.

STEAM – Our STEAM programs provide opportunities for children K to 5th grade to explore and experiment with new concepts. Monday, April 17, 11 a.m. – noon. STEAM is an acronym for science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics.

LEGO Club – Free Build – Students in grades K – 5 can build their favorite design in Legos. This month our theme is “PETS”. They will choose their favorite creation, along with a label to put in the library display case. Tuesday, April 18, 4 – 5 p.m.

Ladies Library Auxiliary Meeting – April 7 from noon – 3 p.m. in our Lower Level space.

Quilters Class – April 24 from 7 – 8 p.m. in our Lower Level space.

Quilt-n-Friends Workday – April 29 from 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. in our Lower Level space.

Bridge Club meets every Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. – noon.

Tai Chi meets each Tuesday night from 7 – 8 p.m. and each Thursday morning from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

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