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Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 10:00 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times! These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children. 
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, December 12, 2016, 10:00 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. 

Winter Story Time

Tuesday, December 13, 2016, 4:00 pm

Celebrate the winter solstice with a winter-themed story time and craft!  For children one to five years old. 

STEM Tuesday

Tuesday, December 13, 2016, 4:00 pm

Discover science and fun in our monthly STEM evening, with a variety of programs like paper airplane contests and catapult-building. For ages 5 and up. 
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Winter Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, December 20, 2016, 4:00 pm

Children can enjoy a winter scavenger hunt inside the library, searching for books that have a snowflake on their cover or a book about a holiday in December. For all ages! 

New Year’s Craft Afternoon

Tuesday, December 27, 2016, 4:00 pm

Children can get ready for the new year by creating noise makers to take home and celebrate with! For all ages.
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MLK Week Movie Night

Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 4:00 pm

As part of Martin Luther King Jr. Week, families can enjoy a series of short films about African American history, including stories about Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, and a fictionalized young boy who escapes slavery. 
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Black History Month Movie Night

Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 4:00 pm

To kick off Black History Month, families can enjoy a movie about a teacher named Dorothy who gets whisked away from her intercity neighborhood to the mysterious land of Oz. This G-rated movie stars Diana Ross and Michael Jackson and runs for 134 minutes.  
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Black History Month Story Time

Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 2:00 pm

Children can enjoy poems, songs, and stories written by or about famous African Americans in this special Black History story time! Poets include Nikki Grimes and Langston Hughes. Appropriate for children ages 0-6.