Friday, March 15, 2013

Winner, Winner, Candy Dinner?

The Dorris Van Doren Library is definitely the place to be this month. It's already feeling like spring in El Paso, and our patios provide the perfect setting for perusing a magazine or having a picnic. One of our patios has a great view of the hills and mountains.

Here's a rundown of what's going on this month:

We now have storytime everyday!
Monday @ 11 am
Baby Lapsit, for ages 24 months and under
Tuesday @ 11 am
Toddlers Ready to Read
Wednesday @ 11 am
Preschool Ready to Read
Thursday @ 11 am
Friday @ 4 pm
"Just One" for grades 2 and up
Saturday @ 11 am
Family Ready to Read, all ages
  • Genealogy Workshop with Danny from the Main Library's Border Heritage Center. Family Search and Heritage Quest sites will be discussed on Wednesday, March 20 at 5 pm.
  • Representatives from the offices of Congressman Beto O'Rourke will be available to answer any questions on Thursday, March 28 from 10 am-1 pm
  • Cook the Book Club had to cancel last month, but returns this month for its monthly meeting and potluck. The potluck is on Saturday, March 30 at 2 pm. Be sure to sign up by Wednesday, March 27. The featured book is The Chinese Takeout Cookbook.
  • Also on the same day (March 30), is our monthly Saturday Movie Matinee at 3 pm. Call for movie title.
Enter our Candy Jar contest!
  • Check out 10 books for each chance to enter a guess at how many candies are in the jar.
  • Present your receipt at the circulation desk for your entry.
  • Entry submission = receipt date. We will only issue an entry if the receipt date matches the current day. No past receipts.
  • Open to all. No age or entry limit.
  • Last day for entries is March 30.
  • Winner will be announced March 30. Good luck!