Westchester library briefs

2013-03-15T00:00:00Z Westchester library briefs nwitimes.com
March 15, 2013 12:00 am  • 

I Can Do That! Art

I Can Do That! Art will continue from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Saturday in March at Westchester Public Library. All ages are welcome, but parents are asked to accompany little ones. The program will take place in the Children’s Department at Thomas Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave., and is free of charge. Call (219) 926-7696.

Tax forms

CHESTERTON | IT-40 booklets (forms included) and basic federal forms (1040, 1040EZ and others) are available at Westchester Public Library free of charge. The booklets are available in the Serials/Automation room on the second floor of Thomas Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave. Call (219) 926-7696, ext. 25.

Polka Dot parties

CHESTERTON | Polka Dot Parties with Carol will continue at Westchester Public Library on two different days in March. Adults are invited to be creative at Thomas Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave., in the Bertha Wood meeting room. Registration for each program is required. Materials are provided by the library.

Pop Can Art is scheduled for two days: 9 a.m. to noon March 18 and 6 to 8:30 p.m. March 27. Call (219) 926-7696.

Pokemon League

There is still room in Westchester Public Library’s Pokémon League for children in first grade and above. Pokémon League is held 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays in the Children’s Department at Thomas Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave., through May 29. Registration is necessary. Decks are made up of three types of cards, Character, Energy, and Special. All three types of cards are needed to build a deck and to battle. Attendees will learn to make decks of 60 cards as they meet new friends. There is no need to bring anything, unless attendees want to bring a starter pack of cards. Beth Rutherford, mother of two sons who learned to battle and trade with their cards at a Pokémon League at the Plymouth Library, will lead the League. Call (219) 926-7696.

Benefits of bees

CHESTERTON | The public is invited to join Alyssa Szafasz, 2013 Indiana Honey Queen, for Benefits of Bees from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Westchester Public Library’s Bertha Wood meeting room at Thomas Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave. Registration is required. Call (219) 926-7696.

Medicare 101

Join Thomas Murphy from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at Thomas Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave. Register.  Call (219) 926-7696.

Bits and Bytes

Bits and Bytes will continue from 2 to 5 p.m. March 26 at Westchester Public Library, with Excel I. Attendees will meet in the Bertha Wood meeting room on the second floor of Thomas Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave. The class is free, but registration is required as computer stations are limited. Call (219) 926-7696, ext. 25.

 

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