Community libraries announce schedule

Greene County News

YELLOW SPRINGS — The Greene County public libraries have planned a variety of events for people of all ages during the month of October. The Yellow Springs branch has the following events scheduled:

Tweens Read: The Wednesday Wars for grades 4-6, 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12. Pick up a copy ahead of time at the desk, read it, come to the program and it’s your to keep.

After School Program: Hunters of the Sky, 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18. Glen Helen Raptor Center will be here with live raptors. Get close and learn about hawks, falcons & owls.

Origami Yoda Club for ages 7 and up, 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25. The theme is Darth Paper Strikes Back, The Secret of the Fortune Wookie. Hear a chapter read aloud and have a snack as the adventure continues with more Star Wars origami and fun inspired by the book.

Yellow Springs Community Library’s Three-Week Clay Class with John Bryan Community Pottery for adult, 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, 20. Create a functional or sculptural project using hand-building techniques such as pinch, coil, or slab. Must be able to attend all three classes. Registration required.

One-on-One Tech Tutoring for adults, 1-2 p.m. Nov. 14, Oct. 27. Register for a one-on-one tech tutoring session with a librarian. Talk to a librarian and schedule a different date and time if these don’t work with your schedule. Registration required.

Creative Wrapping for the Holidays and Any Event by Heather Lee for adults, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22. Learn new ways to wrap gifts for any occasion with unique and creative methods. Registration required.

Get Organized with Lori Firsdon for adults, 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 6-7:30 p.m. Clutter and chaos creeps into our cars, our hobbies and even our purses. Learn to tame these disorganized pitfalls with these practical and doable organization systems.

Call 352-4003 to register for Yellow Springs programs. The Yellow Springs Community Library is located at 415 Xenia Ave. For a complete schedule of activities, stop by your local library or log on to the library website at

Greene County News report compiled by Emily Day.

Greene County News report compiled by Emily Day.