Persons of all ages are invited to visit the Ceres Library this October for a number of free activities and seasonal programs, beginning with Wee Move and Play on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and Wednesdays, Oct. 4 and 18 at 11:30 a.m. This program features unstructured playtime for toddlers and preschoolers, during which they can enjoy movement and sensory play.
"Python Ron" McGee will bring his favorite lizards and snakes to the library on Thursday, Oct. 5 at 3:30 p.m. This educational, hands-on show-and-tell is open to all ages.
Children are invited to a spooky eyeball and jack-o'-lantern craft on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 3:30 p.m. Crafters will use ping-pong balls and tea lights to create Halloween decorations.
All ages can take part in a puzzle night at the library on Monday, Oct. 16 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. A variety of puzzles will be available for participants to enjoy. Light refreshments will be served.
Children may design their own unidentified flying object on Thursday, Oct. 19 at 3:30 p.m. All craft supplies will be provided for this "out of this world" flying saucer craft. All ages are welcome, however children 4 and under must be under direct parental supervision. This craft is sponsored by the Friends of the Ceres Library.
The Ceres Library Book Club will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 11:30 a.m. This month, the book club will discuss "Strength in What Remains" by Tracy Kidder. The Ceres Library has a limited number of copies available for checkout. Please visit the circulation desk to reserve a copy.
The library will host a creepy monster donut craft and a mask coloring craft on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 3:30 p.m. Children will have an opportunity to create edible monsters out of donuts. Blank masks will also be provided for participants to color, design, and take home.
The Ceres Library is located at 2250 Magnolia St. in Ceres. For more information about Ceres Library programs, call Ceres Library Branch Supervisor Anne-Marie Montgomery at 537-8938.