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The Boone County Library has a cozy Paperback Room located in the Children's Department. Scattered throughout the library are private areas with chairs and beanbags for patrons to enjoy.

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Boone County Library is a reflection of the wonderful community that it serves. From crochet to crafts, BCL has patrons covered during these chilly winter days. The library is so much more than just books. There is a program schedule to fit every demographic.  

Miss Irene resumes the Story Time on Wednesday at 10 a.m.  Story Time is designed for children birth to 3 years of age and is an interactive hour of fun. Toddle Time resumes on Thursday at 10 a.m. with an hour of songs, crafts and learning. Toddle Time is for children ages 3-5.

The Children's Department has warm activities planned for this coming week and includes the Juvenile Book club on Monday, Jan. 8; "Board Game Day" on Tuesday, Jan. 9; and "Oobleck: New Newtonian Liquid Craft" on Thursday, Jan. 11. All children's activities begin at 4 p.m.

Adults have three activities upcoming. The first is "Beginning Crochet" with Nichole Rushing, at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, 1-9; supplies are provided. This program is for the novice wanting to learn how to begin. Wednesday at 1 p.m. is "Adult Coloring Relaxation Hour."  Bring your own book or choose from many different ones the library has to offer. Refreshments will be served. On Thursday, Jan. 11, BCL welcomes back Casey Dean. Casey will once again lead participants in an hour of fun creating original stretchy bracelets.  Join this group at 5:30 p.m. and take home your own bracelet.

BCL provides rooms for individual groups to meet. The Alzheimer Caregiver Support Group is scheduled to meet in the downstairs meeting room at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9. Also of notice to many in the community is the Chapter 6 Harrison Disabled American Veterans Group. Help for local veterans is provided every Thursday, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. by the DAV.

 The Boone County Library is located at 221 W. Stephenson Harrison, Arkansas 72601.

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