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STORYWALK TIME NEARS — Sarita Asawa, outreach coordinator at the Main Library, 407 S. Fourth St., Steubenville, of the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County, displays the featured StoryWalk book “P. Zonka Lays an Egg” by Julie Paschkis and prizes for children to collect when they’re finished reading. It’s part of the library’s Great Eggsibition StoryWalk that runs from April 15 through May 8. — Contributed

STEUBENVILLE — Area residents can hop over to North Fourth Street in downtown Steubenville April 15 through May 8 for the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County’s Great Eggsibition StoryWalk.

Pages from a book are enlarged and placed along the storefronts of businesses, according to Jennifer Cesta, the library system’s public relations coordinator.

Participants can follow along on a treasure map that can be obtained at Leonardo’s Coffeehouse at 159 N. Fourth St.

After children complete the StoryWalk, they are invited to go to the Main Library at 407 S. Fourth St. to pick up a free prize during the library’s regular operating hours of Monday through Thursday from 9 am to 8 pm and Friday and Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm

Other activities and events on the library system’s calendar this month at its various locations are:

Main Library, (740) 282-9782

Teens: Visit the library to make a craft on April 11 at 5 pm

Children: It’s Family Movie Day on April 16 at 2 pm Call the library to register and to find out what’s playing on the screen.

Stop in the library to make a craft to take home anytime on April 14.

Adena Branch, (740) 546-3782

Babygarten is a lap-sit program for parents and caregivers with their children ages birth to age 2 that helps with language development. Songs, books and rhymes are shared at Babygarten which will be held April 14 at 11:30 am Call to register.

Brilliant Branch, (740) 598-4028

Adults: Relax at the library and color pages designed for adults on April 14 at 6 pm

Schiappa Branch, (740) 264-6166

Adults: Find out the five legal documents that everyone 18 and older should have in place. On April 13 at 6 pm, Mary Beth Panepucci of Jarvis Law Office will discuss what a will is and what it really does for those who have one. General durable power of attorney and health care directives will be part of the discussion as well. Seating is limited. Register in advance.

Children: Pick up a grab-and-go craft for Easter on April 11 while supplies last.

Tiltonsville Branch, (740) 859-5163

Adults: Book Club will meet for discussion on April 12 at 10 am Call to join.

Adults: Book Club will meet on April 12 at 10 am Call to join.

Toronto Branch, (740) 537-1262

Children: Register now for Story Hour that will be offered at 11 am on Wednesday, April 13, April 20 and April 27. Story Hour is for caregivers and their children ages 2 to 6. Seating is limited.

Children ages 5 to 10 can attend Story Time at 4 pm on Wednesday, April 13, April 20 and April 27. Seating is limited. Call to register.

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