Join us at 10:00 a.m. for Storytime featuring stories, dancing, singing, and more! Then stick around for a fun craft related to that week's Storytime theme at 10:30 a.m. Free and open to the public. Intended for children ages 2-7. Events take place at Artesia Public Library.
Join us for a fun-filled interactive session that uses songs, rhymes, puppets, musical instruments and more to promote early literacy development. Free and open to the public. For caretakes and kids ages birth-2. Events take place at Artesia Public Library.
Lunchtime Book Discussion Group meets from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the third Monday of the month. Patrons are encouraged to bring a sack lunch and enjoy a lively and spirited discussion of the month’s book selection. The meetings are held in the Artesia Public Library meeting room. The book is available in multiple formats at the library. Should you need special assistance, please inform library staff and every effort will be made to accommodate your request. Free and open to the public. Ages 18+.
•September 20, 2021 Educated: a Memoir by Tara Webster •October 18, 2021 The Princess Bride by William Goldman •November 15, 2021 The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan •December 20, 2021 Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
Crafty Kitch Lit Read and Feed is a Book Discussion Group dedicated to foods and crafting. Each month the book selection has a food theme. This group meets the last Thursday of the month (with exceptions for holiday closures) from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. The book is available in multiple formats at the library and on Libby. Should you need special assistance, please inform library staff and every effort will be made to accommodate your request. Feel free to do a craft to keep your hands occupied while your mouth and brain discuss the latest foodie book. Free and open to the public. Ages 18+.
•August 26, 2021 The Chicken Sisters by KJ Dell'Antonia •September 30, 2021 Midnight at the Blackbird Cafe by Heater Webber •October 28, 2021 TBA •November 18, 2021 TBA