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Two Weeks of Events

Rummikub
Date: Sunday, June 26, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
In the Loop
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Knit or crochet in relaxed, friendly company. Learn for the first time or pick up some new tricks.
Comfort Quilts for Kids
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: We will be sewing small quilts to comfort the children during their stay at the Ronald Mc Donald House. Materials are provided, but you may bring a sewing machine. If you can’t sew,but you want to volunteer, please join us, we have plenty to do. Everyone is welcome!
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Monday, June 27, 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.
Art for All!
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Paint "Funky Cinci Skyline" under the guidance of a professional artist. At the end of the class you'll walk away with a masterpiece! Open to all adults. $20 materials fee. Please register.
Discover Earth -- Club Discover Earth (grades 3-5)
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Become a scientist! Learn how make and use a wind streamer to observe changes in the weather. Registration required.
Gentle Yoga
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Learn the basic postures and flows.Please bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for
the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117.
Pokemon (grades K-12)
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Gotta catch ‘em all! Bring your own deck or DS; no trading, English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Yoga
Date: Monday, June 27, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Relax and explore Hatha yoga postures. Bring a yoga mat. $30 fee for
the month. Call Boone County Parks to register: 334-2117.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play -- Everyone welcome!
Chess Club (grades K-12)
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 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.
Discover Earth -- Club Discover Earth (grades 3-5)
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Want to learn more about the weather? Create a thermometer from household items to learn about changes in temperature. Registration required.
Anime and Manga Club (M/H)
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join other otakus for movies, snacks, and kawaii crafts.
Read With a Teen (grades 1-3)
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 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.
Writer's Group
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Join other local writing enthusiasts every other Tuesday night. Share your work, get feedback, encouragement, and perhaps even inspiration to write your masterpiece.
Continuing Watercolor
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Discover the joy and beauty of watercolor painting! This 4-week class, taught by Winnie Bowling, is open to students of all levels - beginning, intermediate and advanced - as well as both new and old students. $15 total fee for all classes. Please register.
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, June 29, 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.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Wednesday, June 29, 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.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Bring your project and join this friendly group as they share ideas and expertise in quilting.
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Discover Earth -- Club Discover Earth (grades 3-5)
Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Do you know what living things need to grow? Learn all about it, and plant your very own seed to take home and grow! Registration required.
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Boone Woods Park, On Stage
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Off-Site
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 (18 months - 2 1/2 years old)
Date: Thursday, June 30, 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.
Bridge
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Bookworms (3 1/2 - 5+ years old)
Date: Thursday, June 30, 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.
Discover Earth -- Club Discover Earth (grades 3-5)
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Discover the ways running water changes the Earth! Create a model landscape and see just how much water can change it. Registration required.
Rummikub
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: This class is suitable for all levels! Join Terri Doll-Butler, for this basic/beginner yoga practice that offers a holistic approach to maintaining a healthy weight with increased flexibility, more stamina & lean muscle! Please bring a yoga mat & small handheld or wrist weights to improve lean muscle tone (weights are optional). $30 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Family Storytime (birth - 5+ years old)
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fund developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Madcap Puppets Presents Aesop's Classic Fables (all ages)
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Off-Site
Description: Join us at Boone Woods Creekside Theater for this hilarious performance. In the event of inclement weather, the program will be moved to the Main Library. Call 342-2665 or 384-2283 for details.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, July 01, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiny Tots (18 months - 2 1/2 years old)
Date: Friday, July 01, 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.
Mahjong for Everyone
Date: Friday, July 01, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play-- everyone welcome
Rummikub
Date: Sunday, July 03, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Tuesday, July 05, 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.
Bridge
Date: Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play -- Everyone welcome!
Read With a Teen (grades 1-3)
Date: Tuesday, July 05, 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.
Young Boone County Meeting (H)
Date: Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Hang out with other teens and help plan events that give back to your community.
Baby Time (birth - 18 months)
Date: Wednesday, July 06, 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.
Toddler Tales (2 1/2 - 3 years old)
Date: Wednesday, July 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.
Piecemakers Quilting Group
Date: Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Join this friendly group to learn the basics or share expertise in quilting.
Teen Café (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Teen Cafe (M/H)
Date: Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Drop in for gaming, snacks & more!
Storytime in the Park (ages 2-5) Central Park, Shelter #1
Date: Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Off-Site
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 (18 months - 2 1/2 years old)
Date: Thursday, July 07, 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.
Bridge
Date: Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play--everyone welcome!
Computer & Internet Basics
Date: Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: This 3-week class starts on the first Thursday of each month and covers all the basics of how to use a computer and surf the Internet. Learn about the parts of a computer system, how to get online and get to websites, how to use search engines and perform keyword searching, and how to set up and use an email account. Please register.
Bookworms (3 1/2 - 5+ years old)
Date: Thursday, July 07, 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.
Rummikub
Date: Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: All are welcome to play this mix of rummy and mahjong.
Yoga
Date: Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: This class is suitable for all levels! Join Terri Doll-Butler, for this basic/beginner yoga practice that offers a holistic approach to maintaining a healthy weight with increased flexibility, more stamina & lean muscle! Please bring a yoga mat & small handheld or wrist weights to improve lean muscle tone (weights are optional). $30 fee per month. Call Boone County Parks at 334-2117 to register.
Family Storytime (birth - 5+ years old
Date: Thursday, July 07, 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.
Sensory Storytime (all ages)
Date: Friday, July 08, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Description: A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Tiny Tots (18 months - 2 1/2 years old)
Date: Friday, July 08, 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.
Mahjong for Everyone
Date: Friday, July 08, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Scheben Branch
Description: Open play-- everyone welcome
Freezer Tees (M/H)
Date: Friday, July 08, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Florence Branch
Description: Create a cool shirt using freezer paper and fabric paint -- bring a shirt, any color!
Great Shows for Kids Presents Poof Daddy Magic (all ages)
Date: Friday, July 08, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Description: Enjoy this fast-paced, upbeat and totally wacky comedy magic show complete with a zany band of lovable puppets.