Free Children’s Program at Boyd Library

Dr. Seuss Stamp“Oh, the Places We’ll Go! – A Dr. Seuss Celebration” will be the title of the sixth Saturday Children’s Program at the Boyd Library on the campus of Sandhills Community College. This free drop-in event will be on Saturday, March 10 from 10 a.m.-Noon. Book reading will be at 10:15 and 11 a.m.

Designed for children in Pre-Kindergarten through fifth grade, “Oh, the Places We’ll Go! – A Dr. Seuss Celebration” will showcase beloved stories by Dr. Seuss. These books, as well as other wacky stories and books for Women’s History Month, will be on display and available for checkout. There will be a game area including Dr. Seuss Bingo, Pin the Hat on the Cat, Dr. Seuss puzzles, and much more. A choice of Dr. Seuss crafts will be offered for parents and children, and there will be bookmarks, goodies bags, and snack. Plus, a drawing for six new books. Children and parents are invited to come dressed as their favorite Seuss character.

To reserve a spot, RSVP with child’s name and age to konoldm@sandhills.edu.

The SCC Boyd Library

Those who live or work in Moore or Hoke counties, and are 18 or older, may receive a Community Patron Library Card.

The Katharine L. Boyd Library provides comfortable, pleasant surroundings for study and leisure reading. Library materials are not only selected to support and supplement academic programs, but they are also chosen to stimulate reading as a leisure-time activity.

The collection includes more than 80,000 items and extensive periodical holdings which include subscriptions to local, state, and national newspapers. There is a large microfilm and microfiche collection which includes a complete run of the New York Times from its beginning in 1851.

There are computerized indices to newspaper and periodical articles such as NC LIVE and Opposing Viewpoints. The library’s collection of over 2,000 videotapes and DVDs contains instructional programs, feature films, documentaries, musicals, operas, plays, classic children’s films, and PBS programs.

The Boyd Library is open Monday-Thursday 7:45 am-8 pm, Friday 7:45 am-4 pm and Saturday 9 am-1 pm. The library is closed on Sundays.

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