Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

History comes alive at the library as you help build a full size plains hunting Tipi, while Mike the guide discusses his first hand experience of living in this unique shelter. Why do they face east? Can you really have a fire in one? These questions and many more will be answered by your guide. For all ages. Please register. 

Event Type: History
Age Groups:
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Learn how to survive like the native people of this land did. Try your hand at a variety of skills needed to thrive before electricity, including archery and building a fire by friction. For ages 9 to 18. Please register. 

Event Type: History
Age Groups: Tweens (9-12 yrs), Young Adult (13-18 yrs)
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown), Meeting Room

Does your family like to play Tic-Tac-Toe?  If you do, then join us in creating your very
own Tic-Tac-Tote!! We will be using rocks and a tote bag to create your very
own on-the-go game.  You will be able to
decorate your rocks and tote bag however you'd like! Let your imagination run

When registering, please do so as a family i.e. "The Smith Family"

You do not need to enter how many participants are coming, one registration slot is for the entire family.

Event Type: Art, Crafts, Games
Age Groups:

Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch (Blairstown)

  Museum Passes

Welcome to the Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch!
We greet our patrons with a smile and want to be a part of your weekly routine. Explore our collections of fiction and non-fiction books for all ages, as well as our DVDs, Blu-Rays, music CDs, audiobooks, and magazines.
Prefer electronic reading? Check out our Kindles and Nooks. If you like a more interactive experience, we have videogames for a variety of platforms and puzzles for a rainy day or family fun night.
We are pleased to offer education and entertainment for all. Plan day trips with our Museum Passes, come in and use our computers (including an iMac) and free Wi-Fi, read with your child in our bright and whimsical children's area, or enjoy a quiet moment in our reading room. We hope to see you soon!


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