Here’s what’s happening at Noel Wien Public Library!
The Library buildings will remain closed to patrons until further notice. Items should be returned at the bookdrops and will be quarantined for 5 days before returning to the collection.
• Curbside pickup via the Bookmobile at the Noel Wien Library parking lot
• Local Holds via Enterprise: FNSB Items only. Circulation will alert you when ready to pick up
• Summer Reading Program • This year’s theme is Dig Deeper, for kids and teens!
• Virtual Programming • Programs & upcoming dates.
• Book-a-Librarian: Need help with research? Professional librarians are available to assist you.
• Personalized Librarian Selection Service: We’ll browse the collection for you!
• Children’s Grab & Go Book Sets: Request a book bundle for your kids
• Temporary eLibrary Card: Good for 30 days, for Libby/Overdrive, RBDigital & Hoopla
• Tech Help via Zoom: Need help setting up your library apps? Zoom appointments available
• Help is available via webchat and phone, Monday-Friday: 10am-6pm •
Please scroll through our homepage to see a list of current services and contact numbers. Thank you!
September 2019 in the Berry Room
Tuesdays @ 10:30 AM and Wednesdays @ 1:30 PM
A fun storytime for 3-5 year olds, held in the Berry Room. No registration is required.
Parents & Twos Storytime
A sweet little storytime for two-year-olds and a parent or caregiver.
Call the Berry Room at 459-1052, or stop by in person, to register for the four-week September series.
Spaces are limited in each session.
Advanced registration for each monthly four-week series IS REQUIRED.
Wednesdays @ 10:15 AM and 11:15 AM
(September 4, 11, 18, and 25)
Thursdays @ 11:15 AM
(September 5, 12, 19, and 26)
Mother Moose Storytime
Friday, September 6th, 10:30 AM
Friday, September 13, 10:30 AM
Tuesday, September 17th, 6:30 PM
Saturday, September 28th, 10:30 AM
A short rhyme, story and activity time for babies and toddlers from birth to 23 months and a parent or caregiver, in the Berry Room. No registration is required.
Family Evening Pajama Storytime
Tuesday, September 10th @ 7:00 PM
An evening family storytime for 3-10 year olds in the Berry Room.
PJs, slippers, and your favorite stuffed animal are welcome. No registration is required.
Movies @ Your Library
Wednesday, September 4th @ 6:30 PM
Monday, September 16th @ 6:30 PM
Call the Berry Room at 459-1052 to find out the titles of the two movies being shown in the Noel Wien Library Auditorium. Popcorn munchies served. Auditorium doors open ten minutes before movie starts.
Bricktastic (A No School Day Activity)
Friday, September 27th @ 1:30 PM, Berry Room
Join us for an hour of toy brick building fun.
We provide the toy bricks, you provide the imagination.
This month our theme is Zoom!
For ages 3 and up.
No registration is required.
Fans of author Raina Telgemeier
In celebration of the release of the newest Raina Telgemeier book, Guts, on 9/17/19, please join us for a Raina Telgemeier book discussion evening on
Tuesday, September 24th @ 7:00 PM
If you’ve read any of Raina’s books:
Smile, Drama, Sisters, Ghosts. Guts, or any of the illustrated Baby-sitters Club books, please join us for a fun conversation about all things Raina and her books.
Snacks and drinks provided.
Tuesday, September 17th @ 3:30 PM, Berry Room
In Makers’ Club, you will think, design and build creative solutions to a problem. Challenge yourself to use the materials provided to come up with a way to make or do something – perhaps in a way that no one has done it before!
In September, we will build with newspapers.
For ages 8 and up. No registration is required.
Kids in grades 3-5 are invited to learn a specific computer skill each month through a hands-on activity involving either a laptop or iPad (provided).
Saturdays 11:00 AM to 12 NOON
September 21st—How Computers Think
October 26th—Osmo Coding
December 14th—”Simon Says” Coding
Space is limited, so participation is on a first-come basis. Doors will open at 10:50 AM.
No coding experience needed.
Talk Like A Pirate Day
Thursday, September 19th, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Berry Room
Ahoy, mateys! Join us for Talk Like A Pirate Day. Read pirate books and make a pirate eye patch!
September Is National Library Card Sign Up Month
Children 6 years and older can apply for a card.
What does a free library card give you?
Free access to the library’s printed books and magazines, audiovisual and electronic resources, downloadable movies, ebooks, and audiobooks, in-house computer and laptop use, plus much more!
ABOUT NOEL WIEN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Noel Wien Public Library
1215 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK 99701