During each session, the student reads from a selected book while the tutor assists and asks questions designed to improve comprehension and build confidence.
Contact Amy Hammerle at 765-483-0165 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Congresswoman has local hoursU.S. Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks will have office hours in Zionsville from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at Town Hall, 1100 W. Oak St.
Call 848-0201 for more information.
Library features events this monthThe Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library has planned the following programs:• Hope for Heroes — now through Friday, Dec. 20. Zionsville residents may drop by the youth services department and create an ornament honoring a service member. The library has partnered with the Indiana State Library to present the program, which is a nationwide initiative founded to recognize and honor the sacrifices of military personnel, veterans and deceased service members.• Wednesday AM Book Club — 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11. Discuss 84 Charring Cross Road and Duchess of Bloomsbury Street by Helene Hanff.• Babies in Winter Jammies: Holiday Style — 6:15 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, ages birth through 11 months. Babies and their parents will enjoy holiday songs, rhymes, exercises, a short book and a holiday craft.• Mrs. Claus and the Musical Elves — 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, families with children ages 3 and older. Join the library staff for a time of singing, stories and games. Meet Mrs. Claus for pictures and a hug after the program.• Yule Ball — 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, teens. Step into an event inspired by Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Spend time creating unique wizarding activities. Spaces are limited, and registration is required. Formal attire is requested.• Book to Film Discussion Group: Ethan Frome — 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. The film will be viewed, and a discussion of the film and book immediately follows. Popcorn and cold drinks will be served.• Pete the Cat Christmas Extravaganza — 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 16, ages 3 through 6. Move and groove with Pete the Cat.• Tandem Read Book Club Kick-off Party — 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, ages 8 through 12 with an adult. Enjoy pizza and discuss upcoming books the club will read.• Wrap it Up — 4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, grades kindergarten through fifth. Drop in and make wrapping paper with craft materials.• Teen Study Break — 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, and Wednesday, Dec. 18, teens. Let the library help you get ready for finals by offering a place to study and a healthy snack.• Cooking with Grandma — 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, ages 3 through 6. Join Grandma G. in the storytime kitchen. Practice measuring, spreading, cutting, peeling and stirring skills. Leave with a simple recipe book. A snack will be provided.• Toddler Time — 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, ages 1 and 2. Walkers and talkers will have fun with stories, songs, finger plays and more.• Library Holiday Hours — In celebration of Christmas, the library will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 24, and Wednesday, Dec. 25. Normal hours will resume at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 26.