On Monday May 20th at 6:30 the Prospect Public Library will be hosting guest speaker Matthew Bartlett. Bartlett is an area resident who is considered to be an expert on the Battle of Gettysburg. Through his studies he noticed a part of the war that seemed to be unexplored by many authors and decided to take it upon himself to approach the subject. Bartlett will visit the library to discuss female spies in the Civil War and the role they played.
The Knitting and Crochet Clubs for adults and kids will start back up in May. Girls and Boys ages 8 to 15 will meet on Wednesday’s at 3:30 p.m. Adults will meet Thursdays at 6:45. Kids will meet May 1st, May 15th, May 22nd, and May 29th. Adults will meet May 23rd.
The Friends of the Prospect Library is having a drawing for a summer picnic basket. The basket includes all picnic necessities along with Gift certificates from Oliver’s and Hometown Pizza. The tickets are one for a dollar, of three for $5. The drawing will be held on May 24th. Stop by to purchase a ticket.
Spring Story Time sessions will start on May 15th and run through June 19th. Ages 3 1/2 to 5 meet on Wednesdays at 10:30 until 11:10. Ages 2 to 3 1/2 will meet on Wednesdays as well, but from 11:30 to noon.
On May 21st the library is hosting “An Evening of Cartoon Fun” at 6:30 p.m. This program is for all ages and will allow people to work on drawing cartoons.
Therapy Reading Dogs are still visiting the library and more signups are available. Future dates include May 16th, June 6th, and June 20th.
For more information about any of the above programs or to register, please stop by the Prospect Library or call 203-758-3001.