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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Raising a Reader with Big Ryan

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Big Ryan's Tall Tales welcomes all parents and their children (3 to 5 years) to attend this 6-week series on making stories where language comes alive! The series begins on Tuesday, November 6 and continues through December 11 from 4:00 - 5:00 in the afte...

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Children
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Family Storytimes

Cartoon animals with books

We're offering two family storytimes during December vacation week! Join us Wednesday, Dec 26 at 10:30 or Saturday, Dec 29 at 10:00. We look forward to reading and crafting with you!

Children
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Lego Construction Event

Pile of Lego Bricks

Wednesday, December 26 at 1:00 -- Accept the Lego challenge (hmmm, what might that be, only one way to find out, join us at the library - challenge will be revealed day of!) or just come and play with the library's collection of Lego bricks. Ages 5+.&...

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Children
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Let's Get Crafty: 3D Paper Snowflakes

paper snowflake cutouts

Wednesday, December 26 at 3:00 -- Children ages 9+ and up are invited to join us to make 3D Paper Snowflakes. These decorations look beautiful hanging in a window or on a wall and are easy to make! Please join us for this fun seasonal activity.

Children
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Big Ryan's Tall Tales

magic book

Thursday, December 27 at 10:30 -- Family favorite Big Ryan will be telling his hilarious stories, and singing fun interactive songs! Join us at this drop-In event for families and children ages 3 to 10.

Children
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Cookie Decorating

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Thursday, December 27 -- Join us for a cookie decorating party - a sweet addition to a cold, vacation week! Cookies and decorating materials will be provided, just bring yourself and a little imagination. Please wear suitable apparel, icing can get messy!...

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Children
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Family Movie: Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins

Saturday, December 29 at 1:00 -- Winner of five Academy Awards, including best actress (Julie Andrews), best song (Chim Chim Cher-ee), and best visual effects. Mary Poppins flies out of the windy London skies and into the home of two mischievous ...

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Children
Posted on: October 2, 2018

Read to a Dog!

Boo

Our Read-to-a-Dog program provides a supportive environment to practice reading! Reading to trained therapy dogs helps develop literacy skills and builds confidence and self-esteem. Our canine friends are all wonderful, patient listeners who are looking f...

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Check the calendar to see who's here this week! Children
Posted on: September 17, 2018

Saturday Science

Lightbulb

Saturday Science is back for it’s third year and this time, It’s Alive! This year’s program features the vibrant and dynamic nature of the sciences, tailored to two elementary school-age groups (K-2 and 3-5).

Saturday Science sessions expose kids to differ...

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Register online! Children
Posted on: September 4, 2018

Children's Book Groups

flying book

The children's department offers a monthly parent/child book group for children in grades 2 and 3; and a monthly book group for children in grades 4 and 5. New members are always welcome to join us for snacks and lively discussion!

See what we are reading this month! Children