Spencer Library offers storytime, tutoring

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, September 28, 2011

SPENCER — The Spencer Public Library will offer new programs starting next week.
• Preschool storytime
Wednesday mornings at 10:30 a.m. for ages 2-5 and a parent or caregiver. Programs will include books, songs, fingerplays, movement activities and flannelboard stories.
• Afterschool tutoring for students in grades K-6 from 3:30 until 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. Parents can sign up children for the program by visiting the library during operating hours or calling 704-636-9072.
Anyone interested in tutoring students should also call or visit the library.
• Ongoing book sale at the library with hardbacks costing $1 and paperbacks offered at 50 cents. If you find your name on the card in the back of the book, the price is cut in half.
In addition, “Fill the Bag” days will be offered Mondays and Thursdays from 5 to 6 p.m. Fridays from 2 to 5 p.m.
The new hours for the library, at 300 Fourth Street, which begin next week, are 2 to 6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and 10 a.m. to noon and 2 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays. The Spencer Public Library will be closed Saturdays and Sundays.