Storytime for Families with Young Children

Saturday February 3, 10*, 17 and 24 at 10:30 am


*Special STEM Workshop ~ “Plant a Seed: Learn about Growth”* *Saturday, February 10 @ 10:30 a.m.*

Red Gate Farm Education Center presents a free nature workshop for children up to age 7. Children will dissect beans and germinate seeds to take home.


Thank you to Mary Link for the January display of her “book” Charka, a small portable spinning wheel designed by Gandhi to carry easily on long foot marches as part of the Indian Independence movement.

Mary will be at the Library on Wednesday March 7 from 7-8 pm to demonstrate how to spin with the Charka.   Mary will allow attendees to take a turn spinning and she will tell stories about her experiences in India.


Wool Felt Sewing Workshop  for children grades 1-6.

Taught by Niclole Romer

Wednesday, February 21,  2:00 – 3:00 pm & 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Sew a small bag with plant-dyed wool felt.

One hour sessions. Please arrive at either 2:00 or 3:00.

Free, but please sign up ahead of time at the Library  for either hour-long session or both.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Belding Library


February Library Exhibit:

Display of items from Ashfield resident Honey Boyden’s teaching experience in Labrador, Canada!