MEET AND GREET
Please join us for our Forks Branch Meet and Greet of our new Branch Manager, Kelly McConnell!
Thursday, November 8th
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
First Federal, Forks Branch
131 Calawah Way
Serving appetizers, desserts, beverages
There will be giveaways and a fantastic door prize filled with items from our local businesses. We look forward to seeing you there!
This story time series will take place Friday September 14 and every Friday through May 31, 2019
Family Storytimes feature stories, music, rhymes, and plenty of movement and fun! Activities such as talking, reading, playing, and singing all play an important role in early childhood development. After each session, parents and caregivers will have an opportunity to visit and swap information about parenting resources in the community.
LA FIESTA FAMILIAR
The Forks Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will be offering a family storytime in Spanish at the Alder Grove Mobile Home Park in Forks. Fiesta Familiar will be held every Second Saturday at 1pm from October 13 through May 11.
Enjoy Spanish stories, songs, and games for children of all ages, as well as a snack. Sharing books and playing with children helps to increase early learning and reading development. Bring the whole family!
La Biblioteca de Forks del “North Olympic Library System” (NOLS) ofrecerá un evento familiar en español en el vecindario “Alder Grove Mobile Home Park” en Forks. La Fiesta Familiar se realizará cada segundo sábado del mes desde el 13 de octubre hasta el 11 de mayo a la 1pm.
Disfruten cuentos, canciones y juegos para todas las edades, con una pequeña botana. Compartir las maravillas de los libros y los juegos en familia ayuda a aumentar las destrezas de aprendizaje y lectura de los niños. ¡Traiga a toda la familia!
AMERICAN LEGION PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Come have breakfast with us! Serving pancakes with eggs, sausage, juice and coffee
November 11th from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
suggested donation: $5.00
Raffle of Springfield 1911 Pistol to be held after Breakfast. Get your tickets during Breakfast or from members.
Location: American Legion Post located across the street from Forks City Hall
WORLD KINDNESS DAY
The Forks Branch of the NOLS will be celebrating World Kindness Day on Tuesday, November 13th, with feel good activities all day, because, as Aesop said, “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.”
Drop by Forks Branch Library to add your kind words and artistic flair to community cards being created for residents of Forks Long Term Care and patients at Seattle Hospital.
Additionally, a film screening and book giveaway featuring the uplifting book-to-film hit Wonder will take place at the Forks Branch Library at 4:00 p.m. Light refreshments will be served at the showing. Wonder stars Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson and Jacob Tremblay and is based on the heartwarming, award winning novel written by R. J. Palacio. A limited supply of free copies of the book will be available at the screenings. Please one copy per family.
The day wraps up with mindfulness at the Library, with an after hours session of gentle yoga and kindness-themed meditation at 7:00 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or beach towel.