Westchester Library briefs

2013-03-22T00:00:00Z Westchester Library briefs nwitimes.com
March 22, 2013 12:00 am  • 

I Can Do That! Art

CHESTERTON | 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.

Pokemon League

CHESTERTON | 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.

Bits and Bytes

CHESTERTON | Bits and Bytes will continue from 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesday 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.

Timmy and Tessa

CHESTERTON | Timmy and Tessa will return to Westchester Public Library at 4 p.m. today. Join them for Puppy Tales in the Children’s Department at Thomas Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave. The program is free.

Timmy and Tessa visit the children at the library on a regular basis. These affectionate dachshunds enjoy people and enjoy listening to children read. They have heard a lot of dog stories. Tessa especially likes the picture books that young readers choose. They aren’t picky about reading skill levels, and they are very happy when readers pet them while reading. Call (219) 926-7696.

Excel 2

CHESTERTON | Bits and Bytes will continue from 2 to 5 p.m. April 2 at Westchester Public Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave. Call (219) 926-7696, ext. 25.

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