Greene County News
FAIRBORN — Fairborn Community Library has a host of programs for all ages in November. The library is located at Fairborn Community Library, 1 E. Main St. To register for events or more information call call 937-878-9383.
Find a Geocache for adults, 12-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5. Discover how you can participate in this worldwide, family-friendly hobby. The fun of technology with the challenge of a treasure hunt. Registration required.
Movie: Tim Burton’s The Corpse Bride, 3-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5. Walking in the woods the night before his wedding, Victor accidentally marries a zombie.
Heart of Darkness Book Club for grades 6-12, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7. Do books about vampires, zombies, ghosts, and other supernatural creatures give you a thrill? Discuss this month’s book and enjoy tasty snacks. Registration required.
Wonderful Wetlands Wildlife for adults, 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7. Marnie Titchenell, Wildlife Program Specialist with Ohio University Extension, will guide us to a deeper Sense of Place, through a delightful appreciation of the wildlife in our local Ohio environment. Sponsored by B-W Greenway Community Land Trust. Registration required.
COSI: Crime Scene Investigation for grades 1-5, 4-5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8. COSI comes to the library as we step into a crime scene and use science to uncover the clues before it’s too late. In order to discover who has stolen the candy, we’ll use chemistry and biology to measure pH, examine fingerprints, and compare evidence to decode the clues left at the crime scene. Registration required.
COSI: Coaster Creators for grades 6-12, 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8. COSI comes to the library to present this open inquiry, engineering design workshop. First, put the force of gravity and teamwork will be held at the Fairborn Community Library on to the test in a wild marble challenge. Registration required.
COSI: Let’s Get Moving for ages 2-6, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8. Registration required.
Bookworms Book Club for grades K-2, 4-4:45 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9. Are you a beginning reader who loves books? Enjoy crafts, games, and snacks while discussing this month’s book. Registration required.
The Whovians Club! for grades 6-12, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12. A group for creative, humorous and obsessed fans of Doctor Who! Registration required.
Writers’ Group for adults,10:30-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, 26. Shared leadership, feedback, inspiration and support. Suitable for writers with current projects, as well as those starting out. Registration required.
Creative Craft Hour for Adults: Shrinky Dink Zentangle Charms for adults, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12. Create a Zentangle drawing, then shrink it! Registration required.
Japanimania for grades 6-12, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15. Fans of all things Japanese? Watch Anime, discuss Manga and cosplay, create crafts and more.
Read & Feed Book Club for grades 9-12, 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16. Enjoy pizza while we discuss this month’s great book. Registration required.
DIY Wednesday for grades 6-12, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16. Feeling crafty? Get creative with this month’s do-it-yourself project. Registration required.
Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them—A Harry Potter Celebration for grades 1-5, 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17. Get ready for the movie release of Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them by joining us for a celebration of all things Harry Potter. Registration required.
Gallifreyan Society for adults, -3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. Adult Fans of Doctor Who, Allons-Y! Activities, crafts, watch episodes, have brilliant discussions, play games. Registration required.
Family Craft: Gourd Turkeys for adults, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. Anne Breden leads this inter-generational craft group in making delightful Thanksgiving decorations. Registration required.
Pizza and Pages Middle School Book Club for grades 6-8, 4-5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21. Enjoy pizza while discussing this month’s great book. Registration required.
Gift Craft for adults, 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29. Make a scrapbook to give as a gift, or to preserve your own memories. Registration required.
Book Nuts Book Club for grades 3-5, 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30. Meet with other kids to talk about books, and enjoy snacks & activities too. Registration required.
Mystery Book Discussion: Ant Farm for adults, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30. Join us to discuss Ant Farm, by James Jackson. When 38 retirees are poisoned at a picnic in Chillicothe, financial crimes consultant Seamus McCree investigates. Registration required.
Greene County News report compiled by Merrilee Embs.