The Bourbon Library and Bourbon Community Center have teamed up to offer some great programs during the month of October.
STORYTIME - EVERY Thursday at 4:00 p.m., the Bourbon Library will host Storytime. Storytime is free, family friendly, educational, and open to all ages. Of course there are stories, but other activities may include crafts, experiments, and sometimes even special guests! Past guests have included the mayor, the chief of police, firefighters, favorite Bourbon teachers, local business leaders, etc.
PARENTS AS TEACHERS PLAYPALS - EVERY Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Parents as Teachers Playpals is a fun group for families with children ages 0 – 5 years old. Together, we play games, sing songs, do crafts, and read books. A parent or caregiver must stay and participate during group.
GREAT HORNED OWLS - Thursday, October 4 at 6:30 p.m. Mark H.X. Glenshaw is an award-winning naturalist who has closely observed and documented the lives of Great Horned Owls in Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri since December 2005. Mark’s talk, Forest Park Owls: Hiding in Plain Sight, will cover how he found these owls, basic facts about the species, and the different behaviors he has been able to see and document with photos and videos to illustrate these behaviors.
WILLS, PROBATES, AND TRUSTS - Thursday, October 11 at 6:30 p.m. Join attorney, Mark Wenner as he explains the ins, outs, benefits, and pitfalls of wills, probates, and trusts.
TALES OF A GHOST HUNTER - Thursday, October 25 at 6:30 p.m. Local paranormal investigator and author, Dan Terry will give a deeper insight into paranormal investigations. Dan will speak of his paranormal investigations and experiences and explain some of the equipment he uses.
BOURBON BOOSTERS COMMUNITY CENTER HALLOWEEN EVENT - Friday, October 26 starting at 5 p.m. Main Street closes at 5 p.m. so families can safely trick or treat at local businesses. This event will conclude with a costume contest and party in the Community Center.
For more information, visit www.crawfordcountylibrarydistrict.org, follow us on Facebook, or call 573-732-3277.