Pajama Movie Night: Cars

Thursday, June 29, 2017, 6:30 pm

With Cars 3 currently in the movie theaters, come see how it all started in the original Cars. Lightning McQueen is living life in the fast lane until he is stranded in run-down Radiator Springs. There he meets Sally, Mater, Doc Hudson, and others who help him discover that there's more to life than trophies and fame. 
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English-Chinese Bilingual Storytime

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 2:00 pm

May is Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month. We will host a special English-Chinese Bilingual storytime for children. Everyone is don't have to speak Chinese (or English)!

Meet Cubetto!

Saturday, April 29, 2017, 4:00 pm

Come meet the Library's newest robot - Cubetto!Cubetto is a play system designed for young children to discover coding and problem solving without screens. Cubetto is designed with pre-literacy in mind and is easy to use! Children can come play with the small wooden robot and take it on adventures with colorful themed maps and an intuitive control board. Cubetto goes where you tell it to! Drop in anytime between 4 - 5 p.m. to explore! 
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English-Chinese Bilingual Storytime

Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 10:30 am

May is Asian and Pacific American Heritage Month. We will host a special English-Chinese Bilingual storytime for children. Everyone is don't have to speak Chinese (or English)!  Free and open to All.
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Play + Learn

Monday, May 1, 2017, 1:30 pm

Join us for interactive play that incorporates early literacy development skills and beginner STEAM concepts.    Child + parent/guardian will bounce along to songs teaching colors, numbers, the alphabet and more in addition to playing, building, and exploring these concepts through hands on activities, toys, and games.   Play, take turns, make new friends and enjoy this playing + learning time together.   Recommended for babies and toddlers along with a parent or guardian
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Spring Break @ Deanwood Library!

Join us every day during Spring Break week at 2 p.m. for fun and festivities!Tuesday, April 18Movie MarathonWatch some new favorite flicks with friends 2 p.m.: Secret Life of Pets, 90 minutes, PG
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Shakespeare for the Young

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 1:00 pm

Shakespeare for the Young is a company of puppeteers and designers dedicated to bringing the Bard's stories and poetry to young audiences through the medium of puppets. They will be performing a show based on the fairy story from William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.  The goal of the show is to provide children with a fun, interactive cultural experience that will encourage language growth, risk-taking, creativity, and empathy for others.
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Little Builders!

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 10:00 am

A STEM program for our youngest library guests that offers opportunities to explore, build, and construct.  
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Book Share: Native American Stories

Join us as we celebrate Native American Heritage Month with stories from many Nations!  Afterward, children can make a craft using letters from the Cherokee language. For children ages 6 and up and their caregivers  
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Library Takeout at The 2nd Annual Chuck Brown Day & Book Bag Giveaway

Join DCPL staff at the 2nd Annual Chuck Brown Celebration and Book Bag Giveaway with the Chuck Brown Band, Plunky & Oneness and Secret Society. Visit the UNI, our mobile library bookshelf, to check out a book, learn about The Labs,