July 2018

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Babies and Books
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Illustration of Book with Toys Above It
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, July 3 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your toddler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing and activities from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Ready to Read Storytime

Ready to Read Storytime

Illustration of Three Children with Stack of Books
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Friday, July 6 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Sing along to music, move your bodies with egg shakers and scarves, hear stories and participate in crafts or playtime. Parents and caregivers are invited to participate with their children during this storytime.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Bricks4Kidz: Kids Workshop
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
First Friday: What's More American?

First Friday: What's More American?

Illustration of Girl Cooking at Grill
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Friday, July 6 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
You're invited to a bite-size All American backyard barbecue complete with a kiddie pool and grill for pretend play.  Try your hand at indoor baseball as you snack on tiny treats. Don't forget to grab a piece of apple pie.
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose on the Loose

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, July 7 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Ages 0-5: Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Wabash Valley Coder Dojo
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose with Two Gooslings
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, July 7 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Ages 0-5: Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
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Babies and Books
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Rockin' Family Fitness!

Rockin' Family Fitness!

Illustration of Grandmother and Two Children Dancing
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Monday, July 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am
All ages: Get ready for some Rockin' Family Fitness.  Health and fitness should be a priority-- but when can you find the time?  Bring your children, infants through school-age, to be your workout buddy and show them how staying active and healthy can be fun for all ages.  Children who are able can exercise alongside you or you can wear or hold your infant to add some extra resistance to your workout.  The fitness portion will last 30 minutes.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Illustration of Book with Toys Above It
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, July 10 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your toddler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing and activities from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Teacher Reading to Two Children
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 11 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 3-5: Bring your preschooler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing, crafts and play from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Ready to Read Storytime

Ready to Read Storytime

Illustration of Three Children with Stack of Books
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Friday, July 13 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Sing along to music, move your bodies with egg shakers and scarves, hear stories and participate in crafts or playtime. Parents and caregivers are invited to participate with their children during this storytime.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Bricks4Kidz: Kids Workshop
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
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Babies and Books
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Illustration of Book with Toys Above It
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, July 17 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your toddler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing and activities from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Teacher Reading to Two Children
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 18 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 3-5: Bring your preschooler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing, crafts and play from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
STEM Van: Science with Color
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Ready to Read Outdoor Storytime

Ready to Read Outdoor Storytime

Blue Monster with Glasses Reading Outside
West Branch
West Branch Shelter
Friday, July 20 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Explore some of the great outdoors in West Branch's Nature Explore Classroom while listening, singing and playing. Parents and caregivers are invited to participate with their children during this special outdoor storytime.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
West Branch Shelter
 
 
Bricks4Kidz: Kids Workshop
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Community Gaming Initiative

Community Gaming Initiative

Colorful Gaming Dice
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 21 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Calling all gamers.  Interested in tabletop, role playing or card gaming?  Explore new games, play old favorites and challenge new people. 
12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
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Babies and Books
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Illustration of Book with Toys Above It
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, July 24 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your toddler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing and activities from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose on the Loose

West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Tuesday, July 24 11:00 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.
11:00 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose with Two Gooslings
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Tuesday, July 24 11:00 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.
11:00 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
 
Summer Rocks! Scavenger Hunt

Summer Rocks! Scavenger Hunt

Illustration of Magnifying Glass Over an X on a Map
West Branch
West Branch Shelter
Tuesday, July 24 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Get outside and start digging - rocks and minerals are waiting to be discovered. Kids will be introduced to rocks and minerals common to the area, then will go on a scavenger hunt to find them!
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Shelter
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Teacher Reading to Two Children
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 25 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 3-5: Bring your preschooler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing, crafts and play from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Rhythm Rocks!

Rhythm Rocks!

Illustration of Drum with Drumsticks
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, July 26 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Ages 5 - 11: Do you enjoy crafts and musical instruments?  Drop in to create and decorate your own Rhythm Board to take home. 
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Ready to Read Storytime

Ready to Read Storytime

Illustration of Three Children with Stack of Books
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Friday, July 27 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Sing along to music, move your bodies with egg shakers and scarves, hear stories and participate in crafts or playtime. Parents and caregivers are invited to participate with their children during this storytime.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Bricks4Kidz: Kids Workshop
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
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Babies and Books
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Illustration of Book with Toys Above It
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, July 31 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your toddler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing and activities from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room