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Joeten-Kiyu Public Library calendar of events

(Press Release) — The Joeten-Kiyu Public Library offers the following events to the public at its Susupe, Saipan location free of charge, except where otherwise noted.

Schedules are subject to change. Please check or our Facebook page for the latest information or contact 235-READ/7323 or 235-7319.

Summer program

On May 26, registration ends for the JKPL Summer Program. Children six to 12 years old, teens, and Adults can avail themselves of the program, provided that participants must have a valid JKPL card with no pending fees or fines.

Women’s Health Month

Join the Fitness Tuesday Class which will be conducted in partnership with the Maternal & Child Health Bureau, CNMI Motheread/Fatheread Family Literacy Program, and the Friends of the JKPL

It is held on Tuesday, May 16, 23 and on Wednesday, May 31, from 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For more information, call 783-7678.

Free basic computer learning class for senior citizens

Wednesdays, May 17, 24, and 31, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

For more information, call 235-7329.

Toddler Read Aloud

Let’s read with our little ones at the Children’s Library! Join in the fun for stories, songs, and dance! Preschool story-time for children 2 to 5 years old and their caregivers. Free arts and crafts will be provided for all participating children.

Friday, May 12, 19 and 26, 2017, 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m.

For more information, call 235-7315.

Hafa Adai Friday

Embrace our local culture and wear your favorite professional island-themed attire at the JKPL every Friday!

May 12, 19 and 26, 2017, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Children’s Read Aloud and Crafts

Get crafty with us each Saturday of the month. All materials provided. We read a story and work on simple crafts, perfect for 3-11 year olds (with a little help from you)! Children must have an adult with them throughout the craft, and all materials will be provided.

Saturday, May13, 20 and 27, 2017, 10 a.m.-11 a.m.

For more information, call 235-7315.

Saturday Family Movie Day

Take a break with the family this weekend and enjoy a free fun-filled family movie in our Children’s Library. Watch “Brave” (May 13), “Pete’s Dragon” (May 20) and the “Smurfs” (May 27)

Saturday, 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

For more information, call 235-7315.

Free basic computer learning

If you are looking for basic computer skills or to upgrade computer skills you already have, join our free basic computer learning class.

Saturday: May 13, 20 and 27, 2017, 10 a.m.-11 a.m.

For more information, call 235-7329.

Motheread/Fatheread Family Literacy Class & Children’s Read Aloud Class

Join our Motheread/Fatheread Adult Family Literacy Class and then let your children (4 to 11 years old) explore, challenge, discover the fun of read aloud with our story time instructors.

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 1 p.m.-2 p.m.

For more information, 235-7319.

Motheread/Fatheread Family Literacy Class in Chamorro

Sign up for a free beginner’s Chamorro class this summertime. Read Motheread/Fatheread books translated into Chamorro and hone your Chamorro conversational skills. This class is appropriate is for English or Chamorro language speakers or non-native language speakers who wish to learn how to speak Chamorro properly, improve on their current Chamorro literacy skills, or understand a brief overview of the Chamorro history and culture. This is an eight-week course.

Thursday, May 18 and 25, 2017, 5 p.m.-6 p.m.

For more information, call 235-7319.

Book Mending Repair Day

Hello, fellow librarians of the CNMI! Bring those unhealthy books, tools, and repair supplies to the JKPL, and come share our tools as we take a few hours to mend our treasured friends so that they may once again circulate with among the shelves. Registration required.

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, 783-7678.