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Programs & Events to Watch for in March 2017

 Family Programming  

Storytime (Ages 3-5 years) every Tuesday 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.

Children’s Activities for School-aged children  

Tuesdays 3:30 pm-4:45 pm Knits, Knots & Yarns (March 7 & 14) 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 pm Kids Read it First Book / Movie Club (March 1, 8 & 15)

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

Books available at the library in the first week of March. This month’s book: Matilda by Roald Dahl

**Movie screening with popcorn on Wednesday March 15th,  3:30-5:00pm

Thursdays  3:30 pm-4:45 pm LEGO Builders Club (March 2, 9, 16)  Registration REQUIRED.

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


Young Writers’ Workshop: March 22 (ages 10-12) and March 23 (ages 7-9)

1:30-3:30pm both days  Registration REQUIRED.

Meet local authors and get inspired to start creating your own written work!   All children require a valid library card and waiver to attend. Please register by emailing fhlprogrammer@gmail.com 

Coding and Building March 23 & 24th 11:00am-noon (Drop-in)

For kids 8+ years old interested in a fun way of understanding basic coding skills. Limited spaces.

All children require a valid library card and waiver to attend library programs.

Asterix and Obelix Day : March 24th 1:30-3:30pm

Fun with your favourite Gauls. Costumes encouraged! Drop-in for ages 7+.

All children require a valid library card and waiver to attend.


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

Drop in for pizza and discussion.

Adult Programming

First Thursday Social Thursday, March 2nd , 2017, 6:30-7:30pm Lego for Engineers

It’s time for our annual building competition to celebrate national Engineers Month! You need one adult engineer and one child (any age) to sign up as a team! We have created a challenge that is good for all engineers and will be fun for all! Register  your team by emailing fhlprogrammer@gmail.com

Stitch and Bitch Wednesday, March 1st , 2017, 10:00-11:00am

Drop-In knitting, crocheting, and any other yarny endeavour. Please enter using the back door.

Tea and Talk Book Club: Friday, March 31st  at 1:30pm.  Mountain Story  by Lori Larsens.

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

Walkie Talkie Book Club:  Wednesday, March 22nd at 10:00am  Mountain Girl by Shelby Cain.

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.

Booked! Fernie Writers’ Series presents Caroline Adderson: March 10, 2017

Doors open at 7:00pm. Local live music. Author interview starts at 8:00 pm.

Beer and wine cash bar. Donations appreciated.


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

Rocky Mountain Village Serenity Room: Wednesday, Mar. 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 March 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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