Get your book sale fix…

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asianbkgirl3Browse the Book Sale at the Branch tomorrow from noon to 4PM for gently used books, DVDs and CDS. All at low, low prices! This is a perfect opportunity to see the beautiful interior renovations to the first floor before heading for the book sale in the basement. (Sorry, the basement level is not handicapped accessible). Credit cards accepted. All proceeds benefit the Library.

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Introducing Dr. Seuss to the next generation…

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Girl readingWe’re a part of the Read Across America event to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Family Fun Night at the Main Library on Tuesday, March 4 will celebrate all things Seuss! You might even meet Thing 1 and Thing 2! Stories, games, crafts & music!

No registration. Open to the public. Ages 3 & up.

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Storytime classes unlock the imagination & spark learning

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reading-teacher-colorChildren’s exposure to books at early ages influences their reading readiness, cognitive abilities, and vocabulary. The Main Library is offering Storytimes with separate classes for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and families. The Library’s Storytime classes develop language skills and promote letter, number and color recognition. And they’re FUN!

Register your infant, toddler, or preschooler in our five week sessions that begin March 10.

2nd Saturday celebrates winter holidays

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Snow just in time for our 2nd Saturday Family Story & Activity!

Come anyway at 11AM; park in the garage and keep your car warm and dry.

All ages. No registration. Family Fun!

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Candy Land @ the Library. It’s BIG! Back by popular demand!

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On Saturday, December 7, You and your children are the game pieces in this life-sized version of the popular childhood game. Collect candy (yum!) and cookies along the way. There are fun art projects, too. And when you finish the game, visit with Santa!

Open to the public. All ages. No registration. Come anytime between 10:30AM and 2:30PM. Children $5/Adults $3. All proceeds benefit Room to Grow.

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Recording Artist & Yoga Instructor makes great combination!

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Let’s move, groove & smile! Recording artist and yoga instructor, Kira Willey, joins our family fitness, story & activity time on Friday at 11 AM at the Main Library. Kira always brings lots of energy and fun with her. Kids adore her!

No registration. Just drop in! Details here

Halloween Happening

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Bring your trick -or-treater for scary stories, creepy crafts, ghoulish games to the Main Library’s Halloween party on Wednesday, October 23 at 6:30 PM. Come in costume!

All ages. No registration.

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The South Side Branch is having a party on October 29. More here

Teens and tweens are invited to Nightmare on Church Street on October 30. Details here

Fiesta Fun for the Family

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Celebrate National Hispanic Month!

Bring your family for lively games, entertaining stories, festive music and light refreshment at the South Side Branch’s Fiesta on Tuesday, October 1 at 6:30 PM.

Register now! Details