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Upcoming Events

Oct
15
Tue
9:30 am Movers and Shakers @ Children's Department--Storytime Room
Movers and Shakers @ Children's Department--Storytime Room
Oct 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:10 am
This 40-minute play and movement-based program is for infants, toddlers, and their families. Library staff encourage early literacy developing through talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing. Families are encouraged to participate and after activities are[...]
10:45 am Movers and Shakers @ Children's Department--Storytime Room
Movers and Shakers @ Children's Department--Storytime Room
Oct 15 @ 10:45 am – 11:10 am
This 40-minute play and movement-based program is for infants, toddlers, and their families. Library staff encourage early literacy developing through talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing. Families are encouraged to participate and after activities are[...]
4:00 pm Movers and Shakers @ Children's Department--Storytime Room
Movers and Shakers @ Children's Department--Storytime Room
Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm – 4:40 pm
This 40-minute play and movement-based program is for infants, toddlers, and their families. Library staff encourage early literacy developing through talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing. Families are encouraged to participate and after activities are[...]
6:00 pm Game Night–Zombie Edition @ Conference Room 1
Game Night–Zombie Edition @ Conference Room 1
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Must. Have. Games. We have board games, cards, chess, and a Wii U.  Live or undead players are welcome.  Some snacks available–Bring Your Own Brains. Grades 6-12; no registration needed. Zombie attire/accessories welcome but not[...]
Oct
16
Wed
9:30 am Tales for 2s and 3s @ Children's Department-Storytime Room
Tales for 2s and 3s @ Children's Department-Storytime Room
Oct 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Suggested age: 2-3 years old The library staff use this 30-minute storytime to share our favorite books, rhymes, and songs. Families are encouraged to help build literacy skills through participation. Age-appropriate story time extension activities[...]