Hazel Mackin Community Library

Events for the week of June 11th, 2018

From Director, Krissa Coleman


Father’s Day is coming up soon and we just want to make sure you know how important you are!  We are honoring dads on Saturday, June 16th, 10:30 -11:30 am with our Dads and Donuts event. We will have donuts and coffee just for you and the first 18 people signed up will also be able to do the Dad’s Rock painting craft-that’s right-no ties, socks or underwear will be part of this program!  Grandpas are welcomed as well. Children ages four and up are able to attend with a dad or grandpa, please call the library to register.

We are so excited to announce that our new website has launched.  Our staff member, Alice along with help from our Indianhead consortium staff have put together a fresh face for the Hazel Mackin Community Library.  We are thrilled to show off our amazing programs, activities, services and info for the library along with Summer Reading, which starts today! Go to robertspubliclibrary.org and start planning your family calendar.

Paws to Read: Ole and Julie will be here at the library on June 11, 2-4 pm, June 25, 4-6 pm and he will be joining us for a story time in June 27, 10:30 am.

Monday Movie Matinees, 1 pm: June 4th is Ferdinand, PG, June 11th is Paddington 2, PG, June 18th is Peter Rabbit, PG and June 25th is Mary and the Witches Flower, PG.  Popcorn is served at every movie day.

Libraries Rock Music Games: Tuesday, June 12th, 10:30-11:30 am.  Join us for fun musical games-for ages preschool through elementary.

Story time: June 13th will be Willow River Nature Center animals, June 20th will be the Roberts Police Chief and June 27th will be story time with Marilyn and Ole will be joining her.

STEM: Monday, June 11th, 4:30-5:30 pm.  This program will be on Rocket Power, please call the library to register because we have lots of interest in this program!

Tween Book Club: Tuesday, June 12th, 6-7 pm.  Posted by John David Anderson.  Please stop by the library to pick up the book and be ready to discuss Posted.

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Thursday, June 14th.  Please drop by off your furry friend for a night of fun at the library.  Pick up will be on the 15th and you will be able to take see pictures of all the fun and new friends your stuffed animal met.

Dads and Donuts: Saturday, June 16th, 10:30-12 pm.  Please call the library to register.  Children ages four and up are able to attend with a dad or grandpa.

Teen Book Club: Tuesday, June 19th, 6-7 pm.  Pizza will be served during the book discussion.

Libraries Rock Instrument Petting Zoo: Thursday, June 21, 4:30-5:30 pm.  We are so excited for you to come and learn about so many instruments. Don’t worry about animal allergies here, this is all about the music and learning about sounds and types of instruments.  

Libraries Rock Art Jazz Painting:  Saturday, June 23, 10:30-12:30. Painting and jazz music is a perfect combination for good times!

Stitchers: this group meets every Wednesday, 12:30-3 pm.  

Crocheters and Knitters:  This group meets every Thursday, 2:15-5 pm. If you can’t come during this time, feel free to bring in your projects and grab a friend to come in and work in the evening.  We have people always using the library for a variety of reasons and we have some great spots to enjoy conversations and get something done at the same time.

Strong Seniors: this group meets every Tuesday and Thursday, 1-2 pm.  Chair workouts are done with light hand weights. In this cold season, come on in to get your body moving!

Senior Coffee and Cookies: every Friday, 10-12 pm.  This is a fantastic way to come together and enjoy conversations, play some games and find out about what is going on in our community.  

The parking lot fundraiser is ongoing and the Library Board is currently working toward raising $83,253 to pay off the extended lot and prepare the way for pavement. Your gift would help us provide safe parking for those who attend our growing programs.

Hazel Mackin Community Library Hours

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10-6 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays 10-7 pm

Saturdays 10AM-1PM (except holiday weekends)

311 West Warren Street, Roberts, WI 54023

Phone: (715) 749-3849

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For more information on any of these programs and more please visit our website at robertspubliclibrary.org or call us at (715)749-3849.