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Chess Club (grades K-12)
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016.
Time: 3:30 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Join us for a battle of wits! Test your chess skills against other masters or come to learn the rules of the game. All skill levels are welcome.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Boone Woods Park, On Stage
Date: Thursday, June 02, 2016.
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!
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, June 06, 2016.
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 1/2 – 3 years old)
Date: Monday, June 06, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
A Touch of Magic by Jason the Great (all ages)
Date: Monday, June 06, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Walton Branch.
Description: Combined with energy, laughter, and audience participation, this magic show will engage the whole family.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016.
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.
Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Walton Branch.
Description: Stimulate your baby’s development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 – 3 years old)
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
The Hangout (grades 4-7)
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016.
Time: 4:30 PM.
Location: Chapin Memorial Library.
Description: Games, snacks, and more!
Read With a Teen (grades 1-3)
Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Partner with a teen for weekly summer sessions to enhance your reading skills. Registration required through application.
Baby Time (birth – 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, June 08, 2016.
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, June 08, 2016.
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 1/2 – 3 years old)
Date: Wednesday, June 08, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Yu-gi-oh (grades K-12)
Date: Wednesday, June 08, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: The duel is on! Play Yu-gi-oh with other local players. Bring your own deck. No trading, English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Central Park, Shelter #1
Date: Thursday, June 09, 2016.
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 Story Time (ages 3 1/2 to 5+)
Date: Thursday, June 09, 2016.
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 1/2 years old)
Date: Thursday, June 09, 2016.
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 1/2 – 5+ years old)
Date: Thursday, June 09, 2016.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (3-6 years)
Date: Thursday, June 09, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Will there be enough room? Find out if all of the alphabet can fit in the coconut tree.
Family Storytime (birth – 5+ years old
Date: Thursday, June 09, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library.
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 (ages birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, June 10, 2016.
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
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, June 10, 2016.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos
Date: Friday, June 10, 2016.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0 a 5 años con sus padres.
Tiny Tots (18 months – 2 1/2 years old)
Date: Friday, June 10, 2016.
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.
Toddler Tales Story Time (ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, June 10, 2016.
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.
PAWS to Read (grades K-5)
Date: Saturday, June 11, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch.
Description: Read to one of the library’s therapy dogs. Call the Scheben Branch to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Family Time (ages birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, June 11, 2016.
Time: 1:00 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.
Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18 months – 2 1/2 years)
Date: Monday, June 13, 2016.
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 1/2 – 3 years old)
Date: Monday, June 13, 2016.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
Minecraft Lab (grades 3-5)
Date: Monday, June 13, 2016.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch.
Description: Play and build your world on the library’s Minecraft server. Registration required.

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

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