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Storytime: Baby and Me PM

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Pre-K Program: Preschool Discovery

Thursday, July 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Discovery prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

STEM: Fizz, Boom, Fun!

Thursday, July 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Are you ready to fizz, boom and have fun?!? Join our staff as we present science experiments will blow your mind--not literally! Lots of hands-on demonstrations. Suitable for children 4yrs and older.

Let's Learn Spanish!

Thursday, July 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Spanish fun for kids age 3-6 and their families. Learn new vocabulary every week with songs, rhymes, and stories.

Danger Club: Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs CANCELLED

Saturday, July 26, 2014  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Hear a story, find out about some pretty cool books and learn amazing facts about dinosaurs. What kind of dinosaur would you be? For 5-12.

Family Fun Days. Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, July 27, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Baby and Me

Monday, July 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come and bounce, sing, clap, listen to stories and more with your child who is birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start Library visits, to learn new rhymes and lullabies, to listen to stories and to meet other children the same age.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Monday, July 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Sign Time: Baby Talk

Monday, July 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Family Fun: Family Storytime

Monday, July 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Wind down for the day with bedtime stories, activities and fun for the whole family.

School-Age Program: Homeschool Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Creative explorations for homeschooled children age 8 through 11. Each week will feature books and other resources, discussion and hands-on activities. An open study time will follow the programs.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Storytime: Baby and Me PM

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Pre-K Program: Preschool Discovery

Thursday, July 31, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Discovery prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

STEM: Fizz, Boom, Fun!

Thursday, July 31, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Are you ready to fizz, boom and have fun?!? Join our staff as we present science experiments will blow your mind--not literally! Lots of hands-on demonstrations. Suitable for children 4yrs and older.

Let's Learn Spanish!

Thursday, July 31, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Spanish fun for kids age 3-6 and their families. Learn new vocabulary every week with songs, rhymes, and stories.

Family Fun Days. Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, August 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Baby and Me

Monday, August 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come and bounce, sing, clap, listen to stories and more with your child who is birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start Library visits, to learn new rhymes and lullabies, to listen to stories and to meet other children the same age.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Monday, August 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Sign Time: Baby Talk

Monday, August 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Family Fun: Family Storytime

Monday, August 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Wind down for the day with bedtime stories, activities and fun for the whole family.

School-Age Program: Homeschool Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Creative explorations for homeschooled children age 8 through 11. Each week will feature books and other resources, discussion and hands-on activities. An open study time will follow the programs.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

TJ Hill presents the Kids Summer Reading Finale Magic Show!: What a way to celebrate Summer Reading!

Wednesday, August 6, 2014  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Lecture Hall - Main

Summary: Hold onto your seats! Prepare yourself for laughter, audience participation and amazement as Magicman TJ Hill thrills us with his magic tricks! Experience the impossible as you watch an audience member float right in front of you! Open to everyone.

Storytime: Baby and Me PM

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Pre-K Program: Preschool Discovery

Thursday, August 7, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Discovery prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Let's Learn Spanish!

Thursday, August 7, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Spanish fun for kids age 3-6 and their families. Learn new vocabulary every week with songs, rhymes, and stories.

Kids Create: Make and Take

Saturday, August 9, 2014  
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Join us at the craft table for an afternoon of fun! Get inspired to create an original piece of art from a variety of paper and materials.

Family Fun: Sensory Storytime: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, August 10, 2014  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families. An interactive, sensory exploration and a discussion period for parents following the program.

Family Fun Days. Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, August 10, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Baby and Me

Monday, August 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come and bounce, sing, clap, listen to stories and more with your child who is birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start Library visits, to learn new rhymes and lullabies, to listen to stories and to meet other children the same age.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Monday, August 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Sign Time: Baby Talk

Monday, August 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Family Fun: Family Storytime

Monday, August 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Wind down for the day with bedtime stories, activities and fun for the whole family.

School-Age Program: Homeschool Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Creative explorations for homeschooled children age 8 through 11. Each week will feature books and other resources, discussion and hands-on activities. An open study time will follow the programs.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Storytime: Baby and Me PM

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Pre-K Program: Preschool Discovery

Thursday, August 14, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Discovery prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Let's Learn Spanish!

Thursday, August 14, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Spanish fun for kids age 3-6 and their families. Learn new vocabulary every week with songs, rhymes, and stories.

Kids Create: Make and Take

Saturday, August 16, 2014  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Everyday things become works of art when you add a bit of creativity, imagination, and glue. Come hear a story, create something amazing to take with you, and have fun. We provide the supplies…you provide the imagination.

Family Fun Days. Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, August 17, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Baby and Me

Monday, August 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come and bounce, sing, clap, listen to stories and more with your child who is birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start Library visits, to learn new rhymes and lullabies, to listen to stories and to meet other children the same age.

Sign Time: Baby Talk

Monday, August 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Monday, August 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Family Fun: Family Storytime

Monday, August 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Wind down for the day with bedtime stories, activities and fun for the whole family.

School-Age Program: Homeschool Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Creative explorations for homeschooled children age 8 through 11. Each week will feature books and other resources, discussion and hands-on activities. An open study time will follow the programs.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Storytime: Baby and Me PM

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Pre-K Program: Preschool Discovery

Thursday, August 21, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Discovery prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Danger Club: Food Fear Factor

Saturday, August 23, 2014  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Hear a story about carnivores, learn about food chains, digestion and the weird things people eat. Eat a few weird things yourself. For 6-12.

Family Fun Days. Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, August 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Baby and Me

Monday, August 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come and bounce, sing, clap, listen to stories and more with your child who is birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start Library visits, to learn new rhymes and lullabies, to listen to stories and to meet other children the same age.

Sign Time: Baby Talk

Monday, August 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Monday, August 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Family Fun: Family Storytime

Monday, August 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Wind down for the day with bedtime stories, activities and fun for the whole family.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

Storytime: Baby and Me PM

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Bounce, sing, clap and listen to stories with your child, birth to 18 months. This is a perfect time to start library visits and meet other children and their parents.

Pre-K Program: Preschool Discovery

Thursday, August 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Discovery prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.