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Library open house this Saturday

6th Annual – Open House

Seward Community Library & Museum

Saturday, November 9, 2019

1:00 Pm-4:00 pm

Can Your Fines All day!

Support our local food bank and donate canned/dry food and we will forgive your overdue fines and offer you one bonus raffle ticket

Ongoing Events 1:00 4:00

·         Free Museum Admission – Winter Hours:  Mon-Thurs by advance appointment, Fri-Sat, noon-5pm – Check out our new exhibits!  Free all winter! 

·         Our Tree Blooms with Kindness – Share your experiences with kindness on our Interactive Board in Atrium which will be up through the holidays

·         Hot Chocolate Bar & Refreshments – Enjoy a special cup of hot chocolate in the Community Room

·         Create a Winter Wreath Craft – Fun easy craft for all ages in theCommunity Room

·         Make a Bookmark Collage Activity – Simple independent paper activity at theMuseum Table with limited seating.

·         Make a Pom-pom Wall Hanging – Simple independent craft activity in theMeeting Room

·         Craft a Paper Globe – A more complex paper folding activity in theYoung Adult Room

·         Random Prize Drawings! – Need to be present to win these small fun prizes

·         Resurrection Bay Historical Society – Computer slide show in the Atrium of scrapbooks compiled by local daycare provider Jeannie Sether, who ran Gateway Daycare and Nana’s Nuggets in the 1980s-1990s. Visitors are encouraged to stop by the table and help us identify the daycare children.

·         Seward Community Library Association – Teen Reader Program:  Local youth read their favorite books to inspire the love of reading for all ages in theChildren’s Room

Scheduled Events:

·         1:00 – Celebration Begins-

·         1:00 – 2:00 – Live Music w/Sue McClureat theMuseum Exhibit Organ

·         1:00 – Teen Readers in the Children’s Room start up, stories will be shared

·         1:30 – Drawing for a Kindle Fire & a Drawing for a $50 Alaska Shop Gift Certificate (no need to be present to win)

·         2:30 – 3:30 – Live Music with Jim Pfeiffenbergerat the Library South-Facing Windows

·         3:30 – Drawing for a $50 Frontier Trading Post Gift Certificate & a Drawing for a $50 Brown & Hawkins Gift Certificate (no need to be present to win)

·         4:00 – Celebration ends

Fun for all.  All ages welcome.  Caregiver supervision appreciated. 

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