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Family Storytime (ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Family Storytime (Ages 2-5+)
Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Toddler Tales Storytime (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Boone County Book Bash (all ages)
Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: It’s a party! Celebrate loved books for all ages. Bug out like Fly Guy and discover your Faction. Door prizes and refreshments.
Family Storytime (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Baby Time (birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
TIny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Toddler Tales (2.5 to 3.5 years)
Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Camp Wonderopolis: Wonder Zoo
Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Join in the fun of Camp Wonderopolis, a free opportunity for parents and children to learn together over the summer. Enjoy a FREE MEAL and explore a different theme each. week. Registration for each participant is required.
American Girl Book Club
Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: American Girl Book Club
6:30 p.m., Scheben Branch
Kirsten, 1854, pioneer girl of spirit and strength. Registration encouraged.
Circus Mojo at Boone Woods Park
Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Time: 7:00 PM.
Location: Boone County Public Library.
Description: Join us at Boone Woods Creekside theater and see tightrope walking, juggling and other amazing feats performed by members of the Circus Mojo team. In the event of inclement weather the performance will be held at the Main Library. Call the library at 342-2665 or Boone County Parks at 334-2283 for details.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Giles Conrad Park, West Entrance Shelter
Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Bookworms Storytime (ages 2 1/2 to 5+ years)
Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Bookworms (3.5-5+ years)
Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Princess Tea Party (ages 4-7)
Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Come dressed in your best for stories and treats with your favorite princes and princesses. Registration encouraged.
Babytime Storytime (ages birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, July 25, 2014.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, July 25, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para peque�itos de 0-5 a�os con sus padres.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, July 25, 2014.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Toddler Tales (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, July 25, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Silly Safari (all ages)
Date: Friday, July 25, 2014.
Time: 7:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Live animals invade the library in this interactive show featuring Amazon John.
PAWS to Read (grades K-5)
Date: Saturday, July 26, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Read to one of the library’s therapy dogs – - Squirt, Bailey and others. Call the Scheben Branch to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Lego Mania (all ages)
Date: Saturday, July 26, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Walton Branch.
Description: Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos. Registration encouraged.
Family Storytime (ages 2 to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, July 26, 2014.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Batman Celebration
Date: Saturday, July 26, 2014.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Holy 75th Anniversary, Batman! Bring out your inner superhero and celebrate the anniversary of Batman’s comic debut with fun activities for the whole family.
Stuffed Animal Sleepover (grades K-2)
Date: Monday, July 28, 2014.
Time: 7:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: What would your stuffed animal friend do if they spent the night at the library? Have a special storytime with your furry friends, then say goodbye for the night. Come in the next day to pick them up. Registration encouraged.
Magician Presto Paul (all ages)
Date: Tuesday, July 29, 2014.
Time: 7:00 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Presto Paul will thrill you with optical illusions, crazy machines, wacky experiments and much, much more!
Fly Guy Fun! (K-2)
Date: Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Lents Branch.
Description: Fly into the library for trivia and games about this unlikely hero.
Registration required.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Boone Woods Park, On Stage
Date: Thursday, July 31, 2014.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Main Library Children’s & Teen Used Book Sale
Date: Saturday, August 02, 2014.
Time: 9:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Spend Saturday shopping at the Library! Choose from hardback, paperback, CDs, movies, and more for children and teens–on sale at greatly reduced prices!
The Newport Aquarium’s Scales & Tails
Date: Saturday, August 02, 2014.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: The Newport Aquarium brings its animal ambassadors to the Florence Library! See and learn about an alligator or blue-tongue skink, a turtle or tortoise, and a snake. Animals will be up-close and personal. Open to all ages. Please register.

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

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