Mondays, May 15, and 22 from 10:15 am to 11:45 am – Beginning Yoga. This class is slightly more advanced than Thursday morning’s yoga class, offering students an opportunity to expand their skill level. Class fee is $10.00 per session with multi-session tickets available. Please bring a yoga mat and towel and wear comfortable clothing. There is no class on May 29.
Tuesdays, May 16, 23, and 30 at 10:30 am – Storytime. Weekly classes offered at Swanton Library for children ages 6 months to 5 years. Children can experience nighttime through stories, music, and crafts. Free. No registration required.
Wednesdays, May 17, 24, and 31 at 4:30 pm – Storytime. Weekly classes offered at Swanton Library for children ages 1 to 5 years. Children can experience nighttime through stories, music, and crafts. Free. No registration required.
Thursdays, May 18, and 25 from 10:15 am to 11:45 am – Intro to Yoga. Join us for a yoga class taught by Aimee Strohbeck. Please bring a yoga mat and towel and wear comfortable clothing for easy movement. No experience necessary. Class fee is by donation with proceeds benefiting the library.
Thursdays, May 18, and 25 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm – Chair Yoga. This class involves the same poses done in other yoga classes, but modified to make them gentler while sitting or sometimes standing with a chair for balance and support. Class fee is $5. No yoga mat is required for this class.
Thursday, May 11 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm – Attention Seniors! If you need help or have questions about Medicare, insurance, bill paying, or assistance programs, set up an appointment with Val Edwards from the Fulton County Senior Center. Call 419-337-9299 to schedule an appointment.
Thursday, May 11 at 4:30 pm – Board of Library Teens (BOLT) meeting. Anyone in grades 6-12 is welcome. Help with book selection, party planning, and eat snacks. This is a change from the usual day.
Thursday, May 11 at 7:00 pm – Adult book discussion led by Marty Kaback. This month is an open discussion.
Friday, May 12 – The library is closed for staff training.
Monday, May 15 at 7:00 pm – Swanton Public Library Board of Trustees meeting. The public is welcome to attend.
Wednesday, May 17 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm – Anime Club for grades 6-12. This month we’ll try different types of cakes along with other snacks and drinks, and watch three episodes of anime chosen by the attendees. Free!
Thursday, May 18 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm – Natural Healing. Join Amber, a dōTERRA wellness advocate, to learn more about Reiki, a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation, and the AromaTouch technique, which uses essential oils and massage on the body to promote healing. Please come in, call, or visit our website to register.
Thursday, May 18 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm – Cardmaking. Our ongoing series of cardmaking classes with instructor Anna Geis continues in May with some wonderful Father’s Day and other masculine-themed cards. A $5.00 supply fee covers three cards. Children 8 years and older are welcome when accompanied by an adult. Registration is required; please call us at 419-826-2760, come in, or visit our website.
Saturday, May 20 at 10:30 am – Alpaca Adventures for grades K-5. Come see real alpacas at the library! Learn all about these animals from Lane Owens, who will bring two of his own for you to meet. Books and games included. Register online, at the front desk, or by phone.
Monday, May 22 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm – Essential Oils & Youth. Come to the library to learn how to effectively use oils and oil-infused products with children. Registration is required; please call us at 419-826-2760, come in, or visit our website.
Thursday, May 25 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm – Guitar Classes. Beginner classes will be at 6:30 pm and 7:00 pm, while a more intermediate/advanced class is at 7:30 pm. This program is free; registration is required. Please bring a guitar if you have one.
Monday, May 29 – The library is closed in observance of the holiday.