Library News: March 2018

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From Potrero Branch Manager, Genevieve Feldman

Family Programs

Movie and a Meal
In partnership with the Potrero Hill Family Support Center (PHFSC), we’ll present a family-friendly film, and PHFSC will provide a meal. Our selection for March is The Mighty Macs. Friday, March 16, 3 to 5 p.m.

Make a Magnet Featuring Rad Women
Celebrate National Women’s History month by making a magnet or button of your favorite woman in history. We’ll have images on offer, or can help you use your own image without damaging the original.  Saturday, March 17, 3:30 to 5 p.m.

Programs for Adults

Painted Garden Rock Markers
Now that spring is here, make your garden more beautiful with these homemade garden markers. Let your artistic side shine as you paint your own garden markers. All materials provided. Wednesday, March 28, 3 to 4 p.m.

Programs for Teens

Make a Washtub Bass
The washtub bass is fun to build and easy to play. Tools and materials provided. Bring your own metal washtub or any size of metal or plastic bucket. (cleaned paint cans OK!) or use one provided; supplies may be limited. Sunday, March 4, 2 to 3 p.m.

Programs for Children

Saturday Snacktivity
With food provided by The Good Life Grocery, we’ll offer a wholesome snack and fun activity. All ages welcome. Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Baby Rhyme and Play Time
Songs and rhymes for infants up to 18 months old and their caregiver(s). Tuesdays, 1:15 p.m. and Thursdays, 11:15 a.m.

Toddler Tales
Books, rhymes, music, movement and more for toddlers 18 to 36 months and their caregivers. Thursdays, 10:15 to 11 a.m.

Puppy Dog Tales
This ongoing SPCA program pairs trained dog-and-owner therapy teams with kids to grow children’s literacy, self-confidence, and socio-empathic skills. Your child will adore reading to this calm canine companion in a non-judgmental setting! For ages four to eight but older welcome. Saturdays, March 3 and 24, 12 to 1 p.m.