Programs and Events for Adults: Fountain Library

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Summer Reading Party

When: Friday, August 01, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us as we celebrate Summer Reading at the biggest party in town! Crafts, games, snacks, face painting, activities and more!

Fountain Creative Writing Group-CANCELLED

When: Saturday, August 02, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

This adult group meets to discuss creative writing and poetry, work on writing exercises and share ideas.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 04, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Stitch in the Ditch

When: Monday, August 04, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Community Crafters event

Classic movie and lunch-Casablanca (NR, 102 min.)

When: Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free movie! Drinks and dessert will be provided.
Set in unoccupied Africa during the early days of World War II, this story centers on an American expatriate (Humphrey Bogart) who runs into a former lover (Ingrid Bergman) who broke his heart years before. As they make plans to run away together, unforeseen complications quickly arise.

Teen Council meeting

When: Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Fountain Teen Council...You are invited to meet other teens and help plan future teen programs. We need you! Teens can make a difference at the Library. We need Teen volunteers to help out with upcoming events at the library and around town. This does count for community services hours for your school. So come and volunteer today.

Genealogy on the Internet

When: Thursday, August 07, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Learn how to research your family history using online resources.

Family Fun: Ice Cream Social

When: Saturday, August 09, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Summer is ending and school is starting! Come enjoy one last ice cream social before fall! We'll provide ice cream and toppings; you provide the smiles!

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 11, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Fountain Creative Writing Group

When: Monday, August 11, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

This adult group meets to discuss creative writing and poetry, work on writing exercises and share ideas.

Fountain Walking Group

When: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Join us as we take an easy paced walk along the Adam's Open Space trail with a healthy snack to follow.

Teen Back to School Gaming Day

When: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Teen Gaming Day¬Ö.Join us for teen gaming day at the Fountain Library.
Various games will be available to play, including games for Wii, Xbox 360 Kincet, and laptops all games are rated teen and below. We even have low tech games to play.
For more info about this free program please call 719-382-5347

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Homeschool Lunch Bunch "Read It Before You See It" Book Club

When: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Homeschool families bring a sack lunch to enjoy. We'll focus on different book each month, with a brief discussion followed by the movie adaptation. All books chosen will have G or PG movie ratings. We encourage you to read the book together as a family before the program. Books for the upcoming month will be available at each program for checkout. August's book is "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll. The movie, "Alice in Wonderland," is 75 minutes and rated G.

Teen Craft Day

When: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Teens will be using paper to make a large 3-D work of art.

Fountain Community Services Meeting

When: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Fountain Community Services Meeting

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.

Family Film Fun: Muppets Most Wanted

When: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us for a free movie for the whole family. Popcorn and lemonade served. Children may wear pajamas and bring a blanket, pillow or soft toy from home. August's movie is "Muppets Most Wanted." Rated PG.

Teen Movie Day "Divergent"

When: Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

In a world where the population is divided into factions by personality types, Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is classified as Divergent. When she uncovers a conspiracy to eliminate all Divergents, she teams with the mysterious Four (Theo James) to find out what makes the powers-that-be so frightened of them. Kate Winslet also stars in this action thriller adapted from the novel by Veronica Roth.

Paws to Read

When: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Practice reading aloud and improve your fluency by sharing a story with one of our loveable Paws to Read dogs!

Fountain Walking Group

When: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street

Join us as we take an easy paced walk along the Adam's Open Space trail with a healthy snack to follow.

Let's Cook Teen cooking Day

When: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Teens will be making Hummus from scratch.

Afterschool Adventures

When: Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Join us afterschool for fun, crafts, games and activities! Remember, for their safety, children ages 11 and under must bring an adult or responsible caregiver who is at least 12 years old with them to the library.