Next month's roster of activities at Cape Coral-Lee County Public Library offers topics for all ages. The following activities are free to the public:
6 p.m. Tuesdays, June 4, 11, 18, 25
10 a.m. Fridays, June 7, 14, 21, 28
Practice your English with English Cafe, a free, conversation session for adult ESOL and ESL students. Each 90-minute session provides adult learners an opportunity to practice speaking English with native speakers. Participants may start at any time. Advanced registration is not necessary.
Craft Corner: Knitting and Crocheting
3:30 p.m. Mondays, June 3, 10, 17, 24
Bring your ideas to light and make a handmade treasure. Materials will be provided for newcomers, or bring your own project to work on. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Coral Public Library. Registration is requested.
5:30 p.m. Tuesdays, June 4, 11, 18, 25
Rise to the chess challenge and join the fun. Everyone is welcome. Bring a personal chess set, if preferred. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Coral Public Library.
Books & Banter: Beach Reads
9:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 25
Beaches are a natural summer destination and we all enjoy reading a great book while lying on a sandy beach. Join us and share a wave of great books that are perfect for idling away a warm summer day. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Coral Public Library.
Baby-Parent Rhyme Time
10:15 a.m. Thursdays, June 19, 26
Be prepared to tickle, jump and fly with your baby! These rhymes and songs are for infants, up to 24 months, accompanied by an adult. This 20-minute program is filled with songs designed to introduce rhyming and movement to infants.
9:30 a.m. Thursdays, June 20, 27
This program is for the whole family and lasts about 30 minutes.
Kids Read Down Fines
6 7 p.m. Mondays, June 10, 17, 24
3:30 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays, June 12, 19, 26
Children and teens can earn a $2 coupon for every 15 minutes of reading, during the allotted time. A total of $8 per day may be earned. For ages 18 and younger. Coupons may be applied to cards issued to patrons age 18 and under only.
The Cape Coral-Lee County Public Library is located at 921 SW 39th Terrace in Cape Coral. For more information about a program or to register, please call the library at (239) 533-4500. A sign language interpreter is available with 5 business days notice to library staff. Assistive listening system available; request at desk.
Check the Lee County Library System's website at www.leelibrary.net to find out about programs at other locations. Call the host library, or Telephone Reference at (239) 479-INFO (4636), for more information about a specific program.