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THE PAGETURNER


May 2022

Babysitting Clinic 

Fulton County Wellness Center will hold a Babysitting Clinic from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday, May 7 at the library. Participants must be 11 years old to attend. Those who complete the course will be certified in babysitting (doesn’t include CPR). Bring a sack lunch. Beverages and a snack are provided. Please pre-register at the library; a fee of $50 is due at sign up. A minimum of 8 participants is required.

 

Hands-On Research with the Swanton Historical Society

Join members of the Swanton Historical Society at the library from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 14 for help with doing your own hands-on historical or genealogical research. Members will give a short tutorial on how to use common databases to find what you’re looking for, such as Ancestry.com, Sanborn Fire Maps, and others, with a visual demonstration. Attendees can also check out library computers for some hands-on experience.

 

Many thanks to SACC for donating prizes for our Easter Egg Hunts. Thank you as well to our volunteer Starr who prepared all the eggs!

 

The library will be closed on Monday, May 30.

Toastbusters: A Cookbook Club

Toastbusters is back! This month the club will focus on Farmhouse Weekends: Menus for Relaxing Country Meals All Year Long by Melissa Bahen, “the cookbook for anyone who daydreams of country life. Prepare meals and experiences to enjoy in the easy companionship of family and friends – everything you need to create the perfect farmhouse weekend, no matter where you live, is found within these pages,” (Farmhouse Weekends, 2021). Bring your favorite country recipe with you and join us at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, May 24. Copies of this month’s cookbook are limited, so stop in, call, or register through our website as soon as you can!  

 

Cardmaking: Father’s Day 

Teacher Anna Geis will be here to show participants how to make three different cards honoring fathers and the men in your life! This class is scheduled for Thursday, May 19 at 5:00 pm. To participate, call, stop in, or register on our website. Class fee is $7/person for three cards; all supplies are provided. 

 

Youth Chess Club – Join librarian and chess player Jason on Tuesdays, May 10 and 24 at 4:00 pm, to learn more about the game! Youth Chess Club is open to all interested youth.

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