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Programs & Events to Watch for in February 2017

 Family Programming  

Storytime (Ages 3-5 years)

Tuesdays 11:15am-noon

Stories, singing and activities for preschoolers and their caregivers.

 Toddlertime (Ages 0-2 years)

Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:15 am

Singing, simple stories and fingerplays for babies and their caregivers.

Tuesday, Feb 14th 11:00-12:30pm I Got You Babe” Storytime and Sweets Potluck Party.

We provide the stories, songs and soup. You bring the cute babies, toddlers, and family, with a sweet treat to share.


Activities for School-aged children  

Tuesdays 3:30 pm-4:45 pm Knits, Knots & Yarns

Drop-in crafting for ages 8+. Learn the art of knitting while listening to the pioneer stories of Little House on the Prairie.

Wednesdays  3:45 pm-4:45 Kids Coding Club  Registration REQUIRED

This program is in partnership with CBAL and is for kids 8+ years old interested in a fun way of  understanding basic coding skills. Max 6 children per session. Register for February or March by emailing fhlprogrammer@gmail.com

Wednesdays 3:45 pm-4:45 pm Kids Read it First Book / Movie Club

For ages 9+ A book club with a movie ending. Drop-in.

Books available at the library in the first week of February.

This month’s book: How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell

Movie screening with popcorn on Wednesday February 22nd,  3:30-5:00pm

Thursdays  3:30 pm-4:45 pm LEGO Builders Club Registration REQUIRED.

New challenge every week, for ages 7+ Register for mid-February session by emailing fhlprogrammer@gmail.com


FUN FRIDAY: February 24th 1:00-2:30pm Diary of a Wimpy Kid Day

Drop-in for ages 7+. All children require a valid library card and waiver to attend.

See staff at circulation desk for details.



Thursday, February 16, 6:00-7:00pm  Pizza League for ages 13+

Drop in for pizza and discussion.


Adult Programming

Stitch and Bitch Wednesday, February 1st , 2017

Drop-In knitting, crocheting, and any other yarny endeavour, on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00am. Please enter using the back door.

Tea and Talk Book Club: Friday, February 24th  at 1:30pm.  Daredevils  by Shawn Vestal

All are welcome. Copies of the book are available from the library.

Walkie Talkie:  Wednesday, February 22nd at 10:00am  Wild by Cheryl Strayed.

We will meet at the library front steps and walk along along the river path and chat as we go.

Copies of the book are available from the library in early February.

Thursday Evening Social : Cancelled for February 2 – Our apologies

Once a month time for adults to enjoy a friendly gathering and possibly a lively discussion on monthly themes. Join us for a discussion on money…and maybe even a game of Monopoly!



Tom Uphill Manor: Wednesday, Feb 1 at 1:30pm with IDES Kindergarten Class

Rocky Mountain Village Serenity Room: Wednesday, Feb 8th at 1:15pm with Creative Minds Preschool

Rocky Mountain Village Upstairs Lounge: Thursdays at 11:00am: Library Club: Drop in.


All-Ages Programming

Saturday February 4th: Ukulele 101:  Register for one of these free  beginner workshops and borrow a ukulele from the library to practice your new skills. Kids workshop 1:30pm, Adult workshop 2:15pm.

Saturday February 4th: All Around Coloring: all ages BYO coloring book or use one of ours, pencil crayons provided. 3:30-4:30pm

Monday, February 6th: SCREENAGERS: The Movie at the Fernie Vogue Theatre (321-2 Ave). Doors open at 4:30pm, movie starts at 5:00pm sharp. Free Admission, concession available at theatre. Suitable for ages 10+. No reserved seating.

Saturday February 18th: All Around Coloring: all ages BYO coloring book or use one of ours, pencil crayons provided. 3:30-4:30pm


Please email Anie for more details: fhlprogrammer@gmail.com and feel free to share this info/poster with your students, parents, clients, patrons etc!



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