Here are upcoming Crestview Public Library-related events. The library's address is 1445 Commerce Drive.
POETRY OPEN MIC READING: 6:30 p.m. second Tuesdays. Arrive at 6 p.m. for conversation and snacks. Poets and musicians may read, perform, improvise and play together. Free. Details: Esther Hurwitz, 682-4432. The next one is 6:30 p.m. May 14.
ADULT COLORING THERAPY: 5-6 p.m. third Mondays for ages 18 or older. Hot tea, coloring pages, pencils and markers are provided.
CRESTVIEW WRITERS GROUP: 6-7:30 p.m. every fourth Monday, Crestview Public Library. www.cityofcrestview.org/library.php.
SCRABBLE CLUB: 11 a.m. Thursdays and 5 p.m. every third Monday. Registration is not required. Call 682-4432 for more information.
BEGINNER'S CHESS CLUB: 3:15-5 p.m. every first and third Thursday at the library. For ages 6 and up. Learn to play the game.
FAMILY HISTORY CLUB: 10 a.m. to noon every third Thursday features the basics and a question-and-answer discussion led by volunteer Cindy Barber. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
ESSENTIAL OILS 101: 6 p.m. every fourth Thursday and 2:30 p.m. every fourth Saturday learn about essential oils with volunteer consultant Lynisha Smith. Contact 758-6482 or YLBlessed1@gmail.com for more information.
TEEN TIME: 2-4 p.m. Fridays at the library for students in grades six through 12.
READ TO DOZER: 10 to 11 a.m. on the first Saturdays of each month (as long as it's not raining).
COFFEE & CRAFT: 10 a.m. second Saturdays at the Crestview Library. Call 682-4432 to reserve your spot.
BRIGHT FUTURES VOLUNTEER HOURS: For students in grades nine through 12 to use toward Bright Futures scholarships. Contact Youth Librarian Heather Nitzel, 682-4432, for details.