Summer Reading

Children working with lemons and conductive wires as part of a Maker activity at DCPL

Maker Mondays this July!

Monday, July 3, 2017, 2:30 pm

Celebrate STEM and Summer Reading with Maker projects this July! Join other budding inventors, tinkerers, and builders for a different activity each Monday afternoon to embrace our inner makers! For ages 8 & up. Registration is not required, but supplies will be limited.    
Robot

Makers Generation: Robotics Basics

Saturday, July 1, 2017, 3:00 pm

Have fun experimenting with basic robotics in this workshop presented by Makers Generation! For children ages 6-12.

Mini Makers

Monday, July 3, 2017, 4:30 pm

Children ages 4-8 are invited to build, tinker, and create while doing hands-on, interactive STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) projects. Drop in for one program, or join us every Monday and Thursday afternoon from July 3 to July 27! Have a group of 6 or more? Please call ahead to make arrangements; supplies are limited. 
In Julia's Kitchen

In Julia's Kitchen: Practical and Convivial Kitchen Design Inspired by Julia Child

Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 6:30 pm

Listen to author Pamela Heyne discuss how Julia Child's kitchen design and practices influence the modern home.
Harry Potter

Harry Potter 20 years later!

Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 6:00 pm

Come celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone with: Trivia! A Sorting Hat ceremony! Crafts! And more… Come in costume as your favorite character! All Ages welcome!  

Ice Cream Extravaganza

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 2:00 pm

Mmmmm, mmmmm good! Come learn how to make ice cream. Ages 6 and up.This is free and open to all.
In Julia's Kitchen

In Julia's Kitchen: Practical and Convivial Kitchen Design Inspired by Julia Child

Listen to author Pamela Heyne discuss how Julia Child's kitchen design and practices influence the modern home.

Mount Pleasant Photo Scavenger Hunt

Thursday, July 20, 2017 (All day)

The Mount Pleasant Photo Scavenger hunt will run July 20 to August 31. Learn neighborhood history, practice your photography skills, and have the chance to win great prizes all as you tromp the streets of Mount Pleasant to find neighborhood landmarks!

Mount Pleasant Photo Scavenger Hunt Kickoff

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

The Mount Pleasant Photo Scavenger hunt will run July 20 to August 31. Learn neighborhood history, practice your photography skills, and have the chance to win great prizes all as you tromp the streets of Mount Pleasant to find neighborhood landmarks!
'A Promise Is a Promise' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features ‘A Promise Is a Promise’

Monday, July 17, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, July 17 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.A Promise Is a Promise  by Florence Parry Heide is the featured piece  

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