2023 Winter Program Guide copy

Food Bingo Tuesdays, December 5th, 2023; January 9th and February 6th, 2024 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Children will have a great time learning different types of fruits and vegetables. We will be playing food bingo and winning amazing prizes. Mix It Up! Holiday Art Tutorial Thursday, December 14th, 2023 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Join us for a step by step tutorial on how to paint a magical winter snowman. Jr. Cooks and Books Thursday, January 10th & February 13th, 2024 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM It's THYME to cook up fun at the East Cleveland Public Library with A Little Bounce Back Catering! Come pair the love of reading with food this winter. We will recommend a food themed children's picture or chapter book and demonstrate matching recipe as follows: • Program: Snow globe and Popcorn Balls (Winter) Recommended Book: Let's Pop, Pop, Popcorn! By: Cynthia Schumerth • Program: Cake Pops and Apple Turnovers (Valentine) Recommended Book: Bring Me Some Apples and I'll Make You a Pie by Edna Lewis Masked Singer: Karaoke Edition Wednesday, January 17th, 2024 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Do you have what it takes to be ECPL’s second annual masked singer? Kick off the holiday season with a karaoke competition with a modern day twist! • Based on the popular TV- series The Masked Singer • Prize awarded to First Place Winner To register and for more info call ECPL Children's Department. Winter Gardening Club for Children Wednesday, January 24th, 2024 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Join ECPL after-school gardening club where students will explore the magic of indoor winter gardening. This month's activity: Make a beautiful DIY chia pet. Guess How Many? Thursday, February 1st through Tuesday, February 13th, 2024 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Stop by the ECPL Children's Department to guess how many pieces of Valentine's Day candy is inside of the candy jar. Get your guess in by February 13th. Winner will be announced on Valentine's Day! Closest guess wins the candy jar! Once upon an escape Wednesday, February 28th, 2024 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Do you have what it takes to escape? Your group will be locked in a library meeting room with clues to find and puzzles to solve. Can your team escape by solving the mystery before time runs out? The escape room will have a variety of challenging levels. Youth 18 and under are welcome. The East Cleveland Public Library is proud to be in partnership with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Libraryand Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library Get FREE Passes to the Cleveland Museum of Natural History Family Pass program vouchers available at the Circulation Desk or in the Youth Services Department. You must have a valid library card and be an East Cleveland resident to check out a pass. 3 Children’s