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Sensory Playtime
Date: Saturday, August 19, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room B/C.
Description: Open playtime for children with sensory sensitivities.
Solar Eclipse Viewing Party
Date: Monday, August 21, 2017.
Time: All Day.
Location: Boone County Public Library: .
Description: Come see the astronomical event of the decade- a total solar eclipse! Special viewing glasses will be provided courtesy of STAR-Net Libraries while supplies last.
Play and Learn Group
Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Play & Learn groups provide children from birth to age 5 opportunities to learn and explore through play. Parents and caregivers join in the fun by participating in activities that promote healthy development and learning.

The Play & Learn program gives children who are not enrolled in preschool or child care a chance to interact with other children. Parents and caregivers also have the opportunity to connect, share information and ideas, and get support. Participants also receive FREE activities and materials to help continue the fun at home!
Library Play Date (2-5 years)
Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Drop in for play and social time with other parents and caregivers while your child explores our “extra special” toys and activities. August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd.
Library Play Date (2-5 years)
Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
Description: Drop in for play and social time with other parents and caregivers while your child explores our “extra special” toys and activities. August 2nd, 9th, 15th, and 22nd.
Lego Mania (Family)
Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and the Duplos.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Boone Woods Park, On Stage
Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Off-Site Remote Location.
Description: Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Princess Party (ages 4-7)
Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Come dressed in your fanciest frock and be the “Belle” of the ball. Stories and treats with your favorite princes and princesses, and a special appearance by a princess who loves a library. Registration required.
Stories in the Sunflower House (2-5 Years)
Date: Friday, August 25, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Parking Lot.
Description: Our Sunflower House has been growing all summer long, and it’s finally ready for some fun! Join us inside our Sunflower House as we read stories and create a sunflower-inspired craft. Registration required.
Pages & Paws
Date: Sunday, August 27, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Come read to one of our therapy dogs! Call the Main library for your 15 minute time slot.
Pokemon (grades K-12)
Date: Monday, August 28, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: Gotta catch ’em all! Bring your own deck or DS; no trading. English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Boxcar Children (grades 2-5)
Date: Monday, August 28, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Celebrate the 75th anniversary of this classic children’s series. Be a super sleuth and follow the clues using secret codes and fingerprinting to solve the mystery. Registration encouraged.
Family Time (birth-5+)
Date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Stimulate your baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Family Time (birth-5+)
Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Stimulate your baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Central Park, Shelter #1
Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Off-Site Remote Location.
Description: Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!

Please contact us at 342-BOOK(2665) at least one week in advance if special accommodations are needed.

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