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Boone County Schools Art Show
Date: Friday, April 28, 2017.
Time: All Day.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: View art by talented Boone County Students from Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 30. Reception is Friday, April 28 from 5 – 7 p.m.

Baby Time (birth to 18 months)
Date: Friday, April 28, 2017.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
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, April 28, 2017.
Time: 10:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiempo de Cuentos/Spanish Storytime
Date: Friday, April 28, 2017.
Time: 10:30 AM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Tiny Tots (ages 18 months – 2.5 years)
Date: Friday, April 28, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
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 to 3 1/2 years)
Date: Friday, April 28, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Boone County Schools Art Show
Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017.
Time: All Day.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: View art by talented Boone County Students from Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 30. Reception is Friday, April 28 from 5 – 7 p.m.

Family Time (birth to 5+ years)
Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017.
Time: 1:00 PM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Family Activity Center.
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Spring Festival (family)
Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Celebrate the arrival of spring with games and activities. Decorate your own potted plant to take home. Refreshments provided.
Boone County Schools Art Show
Date: Sunday, April 30, 2017.
Time: All Day.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: View art by talented Boone County Students from Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 30. Reception is Friday, April 28 from 5 – 7 p.m.

Boone County Schools Art Show
Date: Monday, May 01, 2017.
Time: All Day.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: View art by talented Boone County Students from Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 30. Reception is Friday, April 28 from 5 – 7 p.m.

Pancakes and PJs (grades K-2)
Date: Monday, May 01, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Put on your PJs, settle in for a story and decorate delicious pancakes. Registration encouraged.
Boone County Schools Art Show
Date: Tuesday, May 02, 2017.
Time: All Day.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: View art by talented Boone County Students from Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 30. Reception is Friday, April 28 from 5 – 7 p.m.

Library Play Date (2-5 years)
Date: Tuesday, May 02, 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. May 2, 9, 16, and 23.
Baby Massage (birth – 18 mos.)
Date: Wednesday, May 03, 2017.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Main Library: Family Activity Center.
Description: Description: Christine Gibson, certified Prenatal Massage Therapist, will help you learn how to soothe and bond with your baby through infant massage! Bring a yoga mat or blanket if you can.
Library Play Date (2-5 years)
Date: Wednesday, May 03, 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. May 2, 10, 17, 24.
Homeschool Sampler (grades 1-5)
Date: Wednesday, May 03, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: End of year celebration with Heart and Sole performance! Registration Required.
Minecraft Lab (grades 3-5)
Date: Wednesday, May 03, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Computer Lab.
Description: Play and build your world on the Library’s Minecraft server. Registration required.
Mad Science (grades 3 – 5)
Date: Thursday, May 04, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: Watch a glow in the dark volcano in action, make corn dance, and take your own ooblek home. Registration Encouraged.
Baby Massage
Date: Friday, May 05, 2017.
Time: 9:30 AM.
Location: Scheben Branch: Meeting Room B.
Description: Christine Gibson, certified Prenatal Massage Therapist, will help you learn how to soothe and bond with your baby through infant massage! Bring a yoga mat or blanket if you can.
Kick Start To Kindergarten
Date: Friday, May 05, 2017.
Time: 11:00 AM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room A.
Description: Kick Start to Kindergarten
This is a 45 minute presentation through 4C for Children for parents of children between the ages of 2 and 4 that begins to discuss kindergarten readiness and skills that are age appropriate to begin teaching now.
Madcap Puppets Presents Monsters of Baseball (family)
Date: Friday, May 05, 2017.
Time: 7:00 PM.
Location: Main Library: Meeting Room ABC.
Description: The sign at the ball park says “No Monsters Allowed!”, but that doesn’t stop Roscoe from sneaking a little monster named Gus in to see a baseball game. It seems they’re not alone as more monsters begin slipping into the ball park to join the fun. Giant puppets bring the history and tradition of baseball alive through songs, stories and poems. There’s room for everyone, including the audience, to celebrate America’s favorite past time.
Free Comic Book Day (all ages)
Date: Saturday, May 06, 2017.
Time: All Day.
Location: Boone County Public Library: .
Description: Celebrate Free Comic Book Day by picking up a free comic book at any BCPL location, while supplies last. Thank you to our local sponsor, Comic Book World.
Lego Mania (family)
Date: Saturday, May 06, 2017.
Time: 2:00 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and the Duplos.
Pirates! (2-6 years)
Date: Monday, May 08, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Yo-ho-ho and a barrel of fun. Come aboard for pirate adventures! Registration encouraged.
Art Club (grades K-5)
Date: Monday, May 08, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Walton Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Do you love all things art? Join us the second Monday of each month. This time – Chalk Art. Registration encouraged.
Library Play Date (2-5 years)
Date: Tuesday, May 09, 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. May 2, 9, 16, and 23.
Library Play Date (2-5 years)
Date: Wednesday, May 10, 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. May 2, 10, 17, 24.
Minecraft Lab (grades 3-5)
Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017.
Time: 6:30 PM.
Location: Florence Branch: Meeting Room.
Description: Play and build your world on the library’s Minecraft server. Registration required.

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

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