Welcome to the Piedmont Public Library
Coming up at your Library:
Wednesday, February 4th at 4pm Super Cool Cooking School
This week Yuliya will share how to create cupcake decorations using homemade fondant.
Franny K. Stein Weird Valentine Party
Join us on Saturday, February 14th at 11:00am for a not-so-mushy-gushy-valentine party! We'll perform crazy science experiments, generate love poems, make chocolate insects and shoot Cupid's arrows. All ages are invited.
Free online tax preparation and telephone support for qualifying households. Click here for additional information.
Tuesdays at 10am - Weekly Preschool Story Time
Preschool aged children are invited to our weekly Story Time. We will read stories, sing songs, dance, and perform fingerplays, followed by a simple and fun craft.
Fridays at 10am - Mother Goose on the Loose
Children aged birth to 2 years are invited to our weekly lap-sit story time. We will read stories, play with puppets, make animal noises, and bounce on grown-up's knees to Mother Goose rhymes.
Readers Who Lunch, 3rd Thursday at noon
Readers are invited to bring a brown bag lunch to the Library the 3rd Thursday of each month and join our lively discussion. We provide drink and desserts. Click here for a list of upcoming club titles.
Text and Email Reminders
Now available to help our library card holders remember when books are due. To sign up for text and email reminders, simply tell a librarian that you would like to take advantage of this exciting new service.
The Coffee Corner
Looking for a place to relax and visit with friends over a hot beverage? Visit the Library Coffee Corner where customers can enjoy a variety of hot drinks, including coffee, cappuccino, and hot chocolate. Tasty snacks are also available for anyone who might like a treat along with their beverage. All proceeds will go to Piedmont Friends of the Library to support library book purchases and activities.
Donation Wish List
The library always needs supplies for weekly activities and programs. We would gladly appreciate any donations of the items below:
- Copy paper (letter and legal size)
- Card Stock (white)
- Scrapbook paper (various colors and prints)
- Disinfecting Wipes/baby wipes
- Elmer's School Glue
- Pipe Cleaners and pom pom-poms
- Googly eyes
- plain white paper plates
- construction paper (any colors)
- Amazon.com gift cards
- Hobby Lobby gift cards
- Michael's gift cards
- Barnesandnoble.com gift cards
- Half Price Books gift cards
The following items would allow us to develop Science, Technology, Math and Engineering focused programs in 2015:
- Sphero (robotic sphere)
- 10" iPads or Android tablets
- Slate 21 All-in-One desktop tablets
- Bluetooth Scanner for Android tablet
- Bluetooth Receipt Printer
- Wireless color printer
- Apartment Size Refrigerator
- Lego Storystarter Education Kit
Customers may bring their own Wi-Fi enabled laptops to the library and take advantage of the hi-speed internet access.