Come party for Halloween early at the library this year! Anyone in grades 6-12 is invited to show up anytime between 4:00 pm and 5:30 pm on Wednesday, October 21, and celebrate the scariest day of the year. There will be games, music, videos, snacks, and, of course, plenty of candy. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume for a chance to win some spooky prizes. No registration is necessary; just show up and have fun! Free.
The Fulton County Health Center will hold a Babysitting Clinic on Saturday, October 24 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at Swanton Public Library. Participants must be at least 11 years old to attend. Learn to handle emergencies such as choking, burns, and more, to become a more effective and competent babysitter. The class covers growth and development and safety for the sitter as well as the children. Those who complete the course will be certified in babysitting through the Fulton County Health Center. Does not include CPR certification. Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch. Beverages and a snack will be provided.
Pre-registration is required, and a fee of $20.00 is due at signup. Checks are made payable to Fulton County Health Center. Class size is limited to 20. A minimum of 10 participants must attend. In the event that the minimum is not reached, participants will be contacted and registration fees refunded.
Also on Saturday, October 24 from 10:30 am to 11:15 am, come celebrate ghosts and other things that go bump in the night at the library with spooky stories, ghostly games, scary snacks, and a creepy craft. Come dressed in costume if you can! Register for this free program by visiting the library, calling 419-826-2760, or signing up online at http://www.swantonpubliclibrary.org. Swanton Library is located at 305 Chestnut Street in Swanton.
For more information on these or any other events, visit the library’s website at http://www.swantonpubliclibrary.org, or call the library at 419-826-2760. Swanton Library is located at 305 Chestnut Street in Swanton.