Earn prizes at public library this summer

Published 9:01 am Thursday, July 27, 2017

It is not too late to register for incentive reading programs for prizes at the Davie County Public Library on North Main Street in Mocksville.

Here are the events and activities for the week of July 31-Aug. 5.

Monday, July 31 at 6:30 p.m. the ever popular MAD Science will present Inventionation.

On Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. MAD Science will return for a workshop on Radical Robots; sign-up is required to secure any of the 25 seats available for the public session. From 2-5 p.m. middle and high school youth are invited to help Paint the Wall with Bruce White from Wild Mountain Arts.

For Wednesday Movies, families are invited to bring lunch or snacks on at 11 a.m. for Munchin’ at the Movies with “Ice Age-Collision Course” PG, 94 minutes and at 1 p.m. for a Snackin’ at the Cinema showing of “Ghostbusters,” PG13, 116 min.

Thursday, Teens Paint the Wall is open from 10 a.m.-noon. Ranger is available for 15-minute appointments between 11 a.m. and noon. Then Next Chapter Book Club for adults and teens starts at 1 p.m., followed by The Middle School Readers Club discussion of “Tangerine” by Edward Bloor with Mrs. Archer at 2:15. Legos and Games will open from 3:15-5:15. The Code Club session 7 Flappy Code starts at 3:30, for registered 8-14-year-old youth.

Friday, Pre-school Story Time is at 11 a,m.

Ranger will be available on Saturday from 11-noon by appointment.

For adults, learn how to avoid fraud on Tuesday, Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. Capt.Terry Carter from the Davie County Sheriff’s office will present on fraudulent activity in the community and how to avoid scams. The program will look in-depth at anti-fraud measures in the county and elsewhere. There will be a Q&A at the end, so feel free to bring questions. Contact Joel Ferdon at jferdon@daviecountync.gov with questions.

DCPL programming is free and open to the public. Learn more at www.daviecountync.gov/400/Public-Library Kids and Teen Page. Email Miss Julie jwhittaker@daviecountync.gov  to register for Mad Science- Radical Robots Workshop, Code Club, Ranger, or book clubs.