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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, October 31, 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. 

Space Story Time

Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 4:00 pm

Celebrate the anniversary of the first astronauts on the international space station at Rosedale. We’ll have a space themed story time as well as crafts! For ages 4 and up. 
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Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, November 2, 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. 
America Votes

Vote for Your Movie!

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 (All day)

Children will learn about the voting process and elections by voting for their favorite book as well as for the movie they want to watch the following Tuesday

STEM Tuesday

Tuesday, November 8, 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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Kids’ Choice Movie Night

Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 5:00 pm

After voting last week, the children will get to watch a movie of their choosing! 
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Thanksgiving Craft Night

Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 4:00 pm

Children of all ages can enjoy a special Thanksgiving-themed craft to take home for the holidays! 

Mo Willems Afternoon

Tuesday, November 29, 2016, 4:00 pm

Do you love books by Mo Willems? So do we! Come and have fun with a story time all about Mo Willems and his fantastic stories, as well as a special craft afterwards.  Ages 3 and up.
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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.