Welcome to the Piedmont Public Library
Coming in June...
Readers Who Lunch, 3rd Thursdays at noon
Readers are invited to bring a brown bag lunch to the Library the 3rd Thursday of each month and join our new book club! We'll provide drink and desserts, you provide the discussion! Our first read will be "The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society" by Mary Ann Shaffer. Copies of the book are available at the Library for checkout or purchase, and eBook downloads are available.
YA Read Don't YA? 2nd Thursdays at 6:30pm
This bookclub caters to the Young Adult reader, regardless of age! Our first selection for discussion is "The Girl of Fire and Thorns" by Rae Carson. Several copies of the book are available for checkout, and eBook downloads are available.
Summer Reading for all ages
Read to earn rewards, and attend fun library programs that celebrate the theme Dig into Reading. Click here to learn more about what will be going on
Going on now...
New class for Adults: Acting for Everyone
Acting for Everyone is a fun new class for adults (16 and older) of all experience levels interested in learning about acting. Classes will be held on Mondays at 6:30pm at the Library.
Ladies Night, 4th Thursday, 6:30pm
Each month we'll plan a fun activity or art project that gives ladies an opportunity to get together and have fun. We'll provide refreshments. (note that we've moved Ladies Night to the 4th Thursday)
May Ladies Night: Paintin' Palette
June Ladies Night: Cold Cookin'
July Ladies Night: TBD
Imagination Station, Mondays, 10:00am
KidCo Theatre invites children ages two and up to learn about using their imagination to act out a story together each week. The games used in class will emphasize collaboration, imagination, cooperation and communication skills.
Tutu Cute, Thursdays, 10:30am
Boys and girls ages two and up are invited to come dance and play and begin to learn about the art of Ballet.
Preschool Story Time, Tuesdays at 10am
Weekly story time for children ages 3 and up. Story time includes books, music, fingerplays, and movement, followed by a light snack and a simple craft.
Monthly Preschool Music and Movement, 1st Wednesday, 10am
Miss Alyssa visits us the first Wednesday of each month and brings a variety of musical styles, musical instruments and movement. For ages 2 and up.
Mother Goose on the Loose, Fridays at 10am
Miss Rhonda brings nursery rhymes, finger plays, stories, musical instruments and movement every Friday for kids birth through age 3 and their grownups.
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 patrons 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, hot chocolate and herbal teas. Tasty snacks are also available for anyone who might like a treat along with their beverage. The Coffee Corner will be open from 11:00am-3:30pm in the common room, but snacks and beverages are available during Library hours. 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. We would gladly appreciate any donations of the items below:
- Copy paper (letter and legal size)
- Card Stock (white)
- empty 16-20 oz water bottles
- Scrapbook paper (various colors and prints)
- Lysol Disinfecting Wipes
- Elmer's School Glue
- Apple Juice
- Pipe Cleaners and pom pom-poms
- Googly eyes
- plain white paper plates
- construction paper (any colors)
Customers may bring their own Wi-Fi enabled laptops to the library and take advantage of the hi-speed internet access.