October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. All month, Litchfield Park Library is accepting donations to help domestic violence victims. Some of the most needed items include toiletries, shoes and clothing.
On Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 10:15 a.m., get one-on-one tech help at the library. Register for a half hour of personalized instruction with a librarian to get help using the computer/tablet/e-reader, to learn how to use a specific library e-media service or to get help with the basics of MS Office.
“Toddler Time” for ages 2-3 is 10:15 to 11 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Oct. 10. This helps toddlers develop early literacy and social skills with age-appropriate music, books, games, finger plays, and playtime.
On Friday, Oct. 11 from 2 to 3 p.m., learn the art of quilling. Quilling has been around for hundreds of years, but now is your time to give it a shot! Make your very own quilled leaf by creating tightly wrapped paper coils. All supplies are provided.
“Family Book Club” is from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12. Children and their caregivers will read a provided book prior to the program, then join together for insightful discussion, fun activities and snacks. One copy of the book will be provided for each registered child/family. This month’s book is geared toward 4th, 5th and 6th graders.
Monday, Oct. 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., it’s “Movie Night” the library. Ages 18 and older are invited to watch a newer-release movie, enjoy popcorn and soda.
The Litchfield Park Library is at 101 W. Wigwam Blvd., Litchfield Park. For information or to register, call 602-652-3000 or visit mcldaz.org/custom/branches/litchfieldpark.