FREMONT – Birchard Public Library has a variety of virtual programming at all four of its locations. All programs are free, but some require registration.
For more information or to register for a program, call 419-334-7101, or visit facebook.com/birchardpubliclibrary/ or birchard.org and click on an event. New programs, events and activities are being added each week. Call for curbside pickup of library materials and activity kits.
Pick of the Litter Adult Book Discussion: 7 p.m. Dec. 10. Join staff virtually to discuss “Glass Ho” by Emily St. John Mandel. Register online.
Murder Mystery Book Discussion: 7 p.m. Dec. 16.Join staff virtually to discuss “Dark Place” by Gillian Flynn. Register online.
Live Storytimes on Facebook Weekdays, 11 a.m. Preschoolers are invited to a virtual storytime on Facebook with stories and rhymes. Visit facebook.com/birchardpubliclibrary/.
Family Trivia Night Friday: 7 p.m. Dec. 18. Sign up for a fun evening of Holiday trivia. Register online.
Winter Holidays Around the World Storytimes: Dec. 7 to 13 on Facebook.
12 Books of Christmas Storytimes: Dec. 14 to 25 on Facebook.
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest: Nov. 30 to Dec. 11. Decorate a gingerbread man as your favorite book character. Prizes for top three place winners.
Carol’s Kitchen – Chocolate Éclair Dessert: 7 p.m. Dec. 14. Watch librarian Carol make this family favorite live on Gibsonburg Library’s Facebook.
Gibsonburg Virtual Adult Book Discussion: 7 p.m. Dec. 28. Join in the virtual discussion of “When Breath Becomes Air,” by Paul Kalanithi. Register online.
Around the World Learning Time: 11 a.m. Dec. 17. Join this multicultural learning time for the young and young at heart life on Gibsonburg Library’s Facebook.
First Chapter Friday: 6 p.m. Dec. 4, 11, and 18. Listen to the first chapter of a different children’s fiction book each Friday on Gibsonburg Library’s Facebook.
25 Nights of Christmas Stories: A Facebook event. 7:15 p.m. Dec. 1 to Dec. 25. Enjoy a story each night featuring guest readers as the staff countdowns to Christmas.
Make and Take Christmas Crafts: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.Tuesdays, Grades kindergarten to sixth. Pick up a craft kit to make at home.
Village Christmas Scavenger Hunt: Dec. 14 to Dec. 26. Grades kindergarten to sixth. Game boards available at the library or online at Birchard.org/wdv.htm.
From My Backyard: A Facebook Live event at 9 a.m. Dec. 12. Join librarian Rene in her backyard as she shares life on the farm.
Woodville Virtual Adult Book Club: 7 p.m. December 9, 7:00 pm
Discuss Mr. Dickens and His Carol, by Samantha Silva. To register, click on this event at birchard.org.
Kids & Canvas, Virtual Edition: 9 a.m. Dec. 5. Grades kindergarten to sixth. Tune in early to Facebook Live and paint a picture together.
Simply Craftastic: A Facebook LIVE Series: 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Dec. 1,8, and 15. Simple crafts made with items you may already have at home via Facebook Live.
Paper Bag Book Clubs: Starts Dec. 7. Check out the book of the month and take home a bag of fun things to do. Age-appropriate activity bags for kids, tweens, and teens.
Holiday Book Bingo: Dec. 14 to Jan. 8. Bingo cards available at the library or online at Birchard.org/wdv.htm. Earn prizes by reading great books.
Recipes with Rene: Mom’s Cheeseball Facebook Live: 6 p.m. Dec. 14.