Thursday, September 25 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm – Financial Aid Basics. Wondering about your options for paying for higher education? Join us as a financial aid expert from Northwest State Community College addresses grants, scholarships, loans, FAFSA, deadlines, and other helpful financial aid information. The information presented will apply to any institution of higher education. All ages are encouraged to attend this free program. Please register online, call the library, or stop at the library circulation desk.
Saturday, September 27 from 10:30 am to 11:15 am – Everywhere Birthdays for grades K-5. Come celebrate birthdays everywhere at the library! Hear fun birthday stories from around the world, play silly party games, make birthday hats, and decorate your own birthday cupcake to take home – or eat! Please register online, at the front desk, or by phone. Free.
Tuesdays, September 30, October 7, and 14 at 10:30 am – Storytime. Weekly classes offered at Swanton Library for children ages 6 months to 5 years. Children will learn about weather through stories, music, and crafts. Free. No registration required.
Wednesdays, October 1, 8, and 15 at 4:00 pm – Storytime. Weekly classes offered at Swanton Library for children ages 1 to 5 years. Children will learn about weather through stories, music, and crafts. Free. No registration required.
Thursday, October 2 at 6:30 pm – Free Seminar on Estate Planning. Presented by Timothy Allen, Attorney, of Chamberlain Law Group, Ltd. Learn everything you need to know about planning for your will and estate. Call 419-872-7670 to reserve a seat.
Saturday, October 4 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm – Fall Fun Day at the Brailey Train Depot. Free for the whole family. See a working scale-model steam engine, homemade sawmill, corn sheller and grinder, a rope-making machine, and cider press. Kids can make cornhusk dolls and try stilts, checkers, and kickball. A Revolutionary War half-scale model cannon will also be fired in celebration. Call Swanton Library at 419-826-2760 or visit the website for directions to the depot.