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Children’s Summer Programs

It’s summer time in the Children’s Room! Stop by to do a craft with our teen volunteers Mondays-Thursdays 10am-12pm, 2pm-6pm Storytimes meet: Mondays at 10:30 am for Toddlers ages 0-2 Tuesdays at 10:30 am for Preschoolers ages 3 to 5 Register for storytimes – drop in for the Craft Table!

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What’s Going On April 27-May 3, 2022

Well, this week’s weather is not good, but Library fun is! Check out these upcoming offerings. Wednesday, 4/27 Ramadan Grab ‘n’ Go. Learn about this special holiday and enjoy some activities. Register. Thursday, 4/28 Seed Library Grab ‘n’ Go – Coreopsis. We provide seeds and instructions – you do the gardening magic! Register. Friday, 4/29 […]

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Science Sunday – Genetics

Science Sunday: Genetics Why do living creatures look like their parents? It’s genetics! Genes get passed down from parents to children. Some of those genes are stronger, more “dominant”, than others. (Dark hair is dominant over blonde or red hair; curly hair is dominant over straight hair; freckles are dominant over non-freckles.) Genes also make […]

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Science Sunday – Flight

Science Sunday: Flight Birds, airplanes, helicopters, kites…these things all fly. While they are each designed differently (and vary greatly in terms of weight), the same physical forces are at work on all of them, allowing them to take off from the ground and move through the air without falling. Let’s learn more about physics and […]

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Science Sunday – Colors

Science Sunday: Colors What is color? In order to see color, there must be light. The sun’s rays are made of “white light” which is all the colors combined together. Light is made of electromagnetic waves which travel extremely quickly. Different colors have different wavelengths. When the light shines onto an object, some colors bounce […]

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What’s Up for Kids – February 24-March 1

It may be a week or two early to look for crocuses, but let’s think positive! Meanwhile, here’s what’s going on in the Children’s Department! February 24. Sign up for Alphabet Parade Letter Y here. February 25. Sign up for Book Scientists Community Helpers Grab ‘n’ Go here. February 27. Science Sunday – Winter Weather will […]

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