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SMRLD events

The Six Mile Regional Library District has two locations — the Downtown Library (DL), 2001 Delmar Ave., in Granite City; and the Branch Library (BL), 2145 Johnson Road, in Granite City.

The SMRLD has the following upcoming events:

• The Youth Services Department's "Story Times" are at 10 a.m. Thursdays (BL), and at 7 p.m. Mondays (DL). For more information, call 618-452-6238, ext. 720.

• The Teen Services Department presents "Nintendo Switch Gaming" for grades 7-12 from 1 to 4 p.m. every Saturday, in the Teen Room (DL). For more information, call 618-452-6238, ext. 720.

• The Adult Services Department presents "Adult Maker Series: Button Art" at 2 p.m. Nov. 16 (DL). Join the library on National Button Day to make some button art. Two projects will be offered — "Christmas Ornaments and "Button Pictures on Canvas." Space is limited. To register, call 618-452-6238, ext 730.

• The Youth Services Department presents "Lego Club" for kindergartners through fifth graders from 5 to 7 p.m. every Tuesday, in the Training and Events Room (DL). For more information, call 618-452-6238, ext. 720.

• The Adult Services Department presents the "Just Unwind Yarn Club" from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 19 (BL). Join the club to knit, socialize and share techniques with fellow yarn crafters. For more information, call 618-452-6238, ext. 755.

• The Youth Services Department presents "Tales for Tails" from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19 (DL). Kids in K-8 can practice reading with a dog from C.H.A.M.P. Assistance Dogs. For more information, call 618-452-6238, ext. 720.

• The Youth Services Department presents "Bingo for Books," for all ages, at 6 p.m. Nov. 21 (DL). Celebrate Family Read Night, play bingo and win a book. To register, call 618-452-6238, ext. 720.

Senior Social Club Christmas Party

The Granite City Senior Social Club Christmas Party, which is open to everyone, will be Dec. 1, at Nelson Hagnauer Township Hall, 2060 Delmar Ave., in Granite City.

Doors open at 12:30 p.m. with a catered dinner at 1 p.m. Entertainment includes "A Tribute to Johnny Cash" by Bill Forness at 1:30 p.m., and dance music by the 19th E Street Band from 3 to 4:30 p.m. There will also be attendance prizes.

Tickets are $13 for members and $15 for non-members (only 125 tickets are available) through Nov. 25.

For more information or tickets, call Diana at 618-444-6772, or Marty at 618-797-6749 or 618-877-4373.