CHILDREN Winter Reading Challenge Winter is a great time to snuggle in and read. Join us for the winter reading challenge - we have a program for all ages. Read and log your minutes to earn virtual badges and virtual chances for prizes: January 1 - February 28, 2022. Register at mlcooklibrary.readsquared.com. You may also download the READsquared app, select the Mary L. Cook Public Library, and begin the registration. The app allows you to log your time spent reading. So get reading to earn chances for great prizes - Lego, Puzzles, Games, Soft Throw, Gift Cards to your favorite places, and more!! Princess Bride Interactive Movie Night Request a Princess Bride movie kit, which contains props to make your movie night interactive. You may stream the movie or request a copy of the movie from the library. Email Kathy at email@example.com beginning January 3 to request a kit. Kits are packed for a family of four; let Kathy know if you need more supplies. Winter Tea Party Join us for a Winter Tea Party for children ages 8 and up on Saturday, January 22 from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm. Come dressed for a tea party if you wish. We will have ‘tea’ and sweet treats. You may bring a doll if you would like. Required registration begins January 3. Please call to register at 513-897-4826. Dino Science for Preschoolers (3 yrs. - Kindergarteners) and a Caregiver Friday, January 21 from 4:00 - 4:30 pm. We will be learning about dinosaurs with several hands-on activities. All children should bring an adult with them. Required registration begins January 3.