The following programs have been scheduled for the month of April at the Cape Coral Public Library.
Craft Corner: Knitting and Crocheting
3:30 p.m., Mondays,
April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Bring your ideas to light and make a handmade treasure. Materials will be provided for newcomers, or bring your own project to work on. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Coral Public Library. Registration is requested.
5:30 p.m., Tuesdays,
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Rise to the chess challenge and join the fun. Everyone is welcome. Bring a personal chess set, if preferred. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Coral Public Library.
6 p.m., Tuesdays, April 9, 16, 23, 30
10 a.m., Fridays, April 12, 19, 26
Practice your English with English Cafe, a free, conversation session for adult ESOL and ESL students. Each 90-minute session provides adult learners an opportunity to practice speaking English with native speakers. Participants may start at any time. Advanced registration is not necessary.
Read the Movie: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John Le Carre
2 p.m., Wednesday, April 10
In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran, George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6's echelons. Le Carre's classic spy novel is filled with suspense, drama and mystery.
Make a Magnetic Bookmark
1 p.m., Saturday, April 13
As a kick-off to National Library Week, the Cape Coral Library will be making magnetic bookmarks. This is a program for all ages, from school children to grandparents. Come out and show that communities matter @ your library. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Coral Public Library. Registration is required.
Basic Budgeting and Managing Debt
10 a.m., Monday, April 22
Join Debra Newell and Melissa Vaughan from Iberia Bank as they present a budget and debt workshop to help consumers better manage their personal finances. They will show you how to manage your money by setting financial goals, prepare a personal spending plan and identify ways to decrease spending and increase income.
Books & Banter: Armchair Travel
9:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 23
Travel to exotic locales, sample a variety of cuisines, climates and adventures and relax in the comfort of your home as your narrator takes you on a journey to lands near and far away. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Coral Public Library.
The Cape Coral-Lee County Public Library is located at 921 SW 39th Terrace in Cape Coral. For more information about a program or to register, please call the library at (239) 533-4500. A sign language interpreter is available with 5 business days notice to library staff. Assistive listening system available; request at desk.
Check the Lee County Library System's website at www.leelibrary.net to find out about programs at other locations. Call the host library, or Telephone Reference at (239) 479-INFO (4636), for more information about a specific program.