Three Weeks to Visit with Tere Marichal/ New Class and Program Update

Storyteller and puppeteer Tere Marichal with be our guest on Saturday, April 13 at 10:30 am….stay for lunch at 12 pm and celebrate National Library Week with us. If you believe in the power of the spoken and written word to change lives, then you will want to take advantage of this special opportunity to hear one of our island’s beloved storytellers. Perfect for children and adults!

April 2, Tuesday at 10 am – 12 pm join Gabriela Hurtado in the art of paper flowers. Theme: Spiral flowers for Spring. Brighten your home and parties with this popular handicraft! For more information, please call Gabriela at 787-205-0532.

Thursdays, March 21 and 28, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm: Two classes remain in our series about Puerto Rican Folklore. This workshop is offered by art teacher Cuca Torrech and features tales from our island’s beloved folkloric heritage, as well as a creative project.

This class was created with homeschoolers in mind. Hopefully, we will offer this workshop again in the afternoon, as we want to share this important theme with everyone. For more information, please call Cuca at 787-633-5787.

Congratulations to our chess teacher Jonathan Torres! Jonathan was the champion at the recent competition: “Chess Blitz of Puerto Rico 2019,” held by the PR Chess Federation. Jonathan teaches chess to adults and children at our library on Monday and Wednesday afternoons from 3 pm to 6 pm, and Saturdays from 10 am – 1 pm. For more information, please call Jonathan at 787-455-1546. Congratulations, Jonathan!!!