Preschool story time, for children ages 3 to 5, began its spring and summer session on Tuesday, May 7, at the local branch, 46 N. Salado Ave. Story times begin at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays. Children who attend must be accompanied by an adult.
Other free programs scheduled for May are:
•Scrappin’ in Patterson, noon Saturday, May 11: Participants will learn and practice scrapbooking. Those who have materials are encouraged to take them to the library.
•Friends of the Patterson Branch Library meeting, 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 13: Anyone interested in raising money for the local library is invited to attend.
•Teen Game and Craft Night, 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 15: Patterson teens can learn tactics and teamwork while playing Wii, board games and card games. A duct tape craft will be available.
•Saturday Family Movie, 2 p.m. May 18: Families are invited to watch “To the Arctic,” a nature documentary that follows a polar bear and her cubs.
For information: Patterson Branch Library, 892-6473.