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Upcoming Events for Teen Programs

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:15am to 11:45am
Is your curious toddler transitioning from baby to child? Transition to Twos nurtures this exciting time in your child’s development through books, movement, music and rhymes. We’ll begin learning to play with others, wait turns, and listen to stories, as well as dance, sing, laugh and have fun! This storytime is designed specifically for caregivers and children 18 months to 30 months. Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins.

Celebrate Constitution Week! (for ages 3-5)

Date: 
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Celebrate this historic anniversary by traveling back in time to learn about the Constitution! Step into our time machine and visit with Ben Franklin as he teaches us about Colonial life and the Constitution. Ben will show us how to play some colonial games, construct a tri-corner hat and even help us to write with a quill. Registration Required. (For ages 3-5)

Celebrate Constitution Week! (For ages 6-12)

Date: 
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Celebrate this historic anniversary by traveling back in time to learn about the Constitution! Step into our time machine and visit with Ben Franklin as he teaches us about Colonial life and the Constitution. Ben will show us how to play some colonial games, construct a tri-corner hat and even help us to write with a quill. Registration Required. (For ages 6-12)

Preschool Science Fair

Date: 
Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
This hands-on event is a fantastic way to experiment with basic scientific concepts using a variety of tools and materials. Explore and learn as you travel through 4 fun science fair stations. Be prepared to get a little messy. Register early as space is limited!

Read to a New Dog Friend - Wags for Hope

Date: 
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy pet! The Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) program improves children's reading and communication skills by employing a powerful method: reading to a dog or cat. But not just any dog or cat. R.E.A.D. pets are registered therapy animals who volunteer with their owner/handlers as a team, going to schools, libraries and many other settings as reading companions for children. This program is held every 4 weeks. Sept 21, Oct 19, Nov 16.

Allergy Alert! The dogs and cats are live animals.

Read to a New Dog Friend - PAWS to Read

Date: 
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Type: 
Age Group: 
Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog! The PAWS to Read program improves children's reading and communication skills by employing a powerful method: reading to a dog. But not just any dog. PAWS to Read dogs are registered therapy animals who volunteer with their owner/handlers as a team, going to schools, libraries and many other settings as reading companions for children.
*Allergy Alert! The dogs are live animals.*

Babies with Books

Date: 
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 10:05am to 10:35am
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 10:05am to 10:35am
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

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Upcoming Events for Teen Programs

Teen Read Week

Date: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 12:00am
Event Type: 
Join us in the library for national Teen Read Week as we DIY the YA space, create handmade books, run comic book and self-publishing workshops, check out blind date books, run a mammoth international comics read off, and pit you against TV's best read character of all time in the Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge!

Teen Read Week

Date: 
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 12:00am
Event Type: 
Join us in the library for national Teen Read Week as we DIY the YA space, create handmade books, run comic book and self-publishing workshops, check out blind date books, run a mammoth international comics read off, and pit you against TV's best read character of all time in the Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge!

Teen Read Week

Date: 
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 12:00am
Event Type: 
Join us in the library for national Teen Read Week as we DIY the YA space, create handmade books, run comic book and self-publishing workshops, check out blind date books, run a mammoth international comics read off, and pit you against TV's best read character of all time in the Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge!

Just Design It: STEM design

Date: 
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Update: This program series will begin 9/30 instead of 9/23. Plan to attend 9/30, 10/7 and 10/14.

What makes a good design? How do you create the next great idea or product? Come find out as we use the design process to create our own original products. We will ideate and sketch, build models and test them, and finally 3D print our final designs! Registrants must attend all three sessions. Ages 10-13.

Teen Read Week

Date: 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 12:00am
Event Type: 
Join us in the library for national Teen Read Week as we DIY the YA space, create handmade books, run comic book and self-publishing workshops, check out blind date books, run a mammoth international comics read off, and pit you against TV's best read character of all time in the Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge!

Teen Read Week

Date: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 12:00am
Event Type: 
Join us in the library for national Teen Read Week as we DIY the YA space, create handmade books, run comic book and self-publishing workshops, check out blind date books, run a mammoth international comics read off, and pit you against TV's best read character of all time in the Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge!

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