Events Calendar

Boone County Public Library October Events
October 01 thru October 31, 2017

Title:BABY TIME (BIRTH TO 18 MONTHS)
Date:Friday, September 29, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SENSORY STORYTIME (ALL AGES)
Date:Friday, September 29, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TIEMPO DE CUENTOS/SPANISH STORYTIME
Date:Friday, September 29, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Friday, September 29, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Friday, September 29, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:LITTLE CLICKERS
Date:Friday, September 29, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Little Clickers: A Collaborative Pre-K Computer Class (ages 3-6)
Registration is required for all participants. Please register both yourself and your child.
Registration Required:YES


Title:FALL FESTIVAL (ALL AGES)
Date:Friday, September 29, 2017
Time:6:00 PM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Take a hayride through town and eat s’mores by the fire. Enjoy face painting, games, and crafts.
Registration Required:NO


Title:THE LAST FIREFLY
Date:Saturday, September 30, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM ABC
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:It begins with light and a flash. Then comes a sound, a pulse, a beat, a crash like a giant hammer smashing through the sky. The fantastic story of Boom, the sun of Thunder, is a mythical adventure about discovering one's inner strength.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Saturday, September 30, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 02, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 02, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:ELL HOMEWORK HELP (GRADES K-12)
Date:Monday, October 02, 2017
Time:5:00 PM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:English Language Learners can drop in on Mondays, when school is in session, to practice reading in English and receive general homework help.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)
Date:Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title:STORIES WITH ART (3-6 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM B
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stories with messy art!
Registration Required:NO


Title:CINCINNATI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
Date:Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Time:7:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM ABC
Event Type:CONCERT
Age Group:
Description:Meet the musicians and enjoy the musical stylings of the CSO's string quartet
Registration Required:NO


Title:CLOSED UNTIL 1 PM FOR STAFF DEVELOPMENT DAY
Date:Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Time:9:00 AM
Library:ALL
Event Type:LIBRARY CLOSING
Age Group:
Description:Staff Development Day
Registration Required:NO


Title:HOMESCHOOL HANGOUT (GRADES 6-12)
Date:Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM B/C
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Meet author Leland James and discuss poetry with other homeschool families. Mr. James will read from his new book, Longberry’s Leap, the story-poem of a young girl’s adventure into the world of imagination.
Registration Required:YES


Title:HOMESCHOOL SAMPLER (GRADES 1-5)
Date:Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM A
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Meet author Leland James and discuss poetry with other homeschool families. Mr. James will read from his new book, Longberry’s Leap, the story-poem of a young girl’s adventure into the world of imagination
Registration Required:YES


Title:BOOKWORMS (3 1/2 TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 05, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 05, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 05, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:STORIES WITH ART (AGES 3-6 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 05, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BABY TIME (BIRTH TO 18 MONTHS)
Date:Friday, October 06, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SENSORY STORYTIME (ALL AGES)
Date:Friday, October 06, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TIEMPO DE CUENTOS/SPANISH STORYTIME
Date:Friday, October 06, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Friday, October 06, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Friday, October 06, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:PUMPKIN SCIENCE (K-2)
Date:Friday, October 06, 2017
Time:7:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM A
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Carve pumpkins and perform an “oozing pumpkin” experiment, search through pumpkin guts for a scavenger hunt, make pumpkin slime, and eat a yummy snack. Registration encouraged.
Registration Required:YES


Title:OKTOBERFEST
Date:Saturday, October 07, 2017
Time:12:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:UPSTAIRS LOBBY
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Bring the entire family to celebrate our region’s rich German heritage! Listen to polka music by Polkin Fun. Enjoy free pretzels from Servatii’s and drinks in our Root Beer Garden. View masterpieces created by local wood carvers and see talented craftspeople at work as the River Valley Wood Carvers host their annual show. The Piecemakers Quilting Group will display locally made quilts and other handmade items. There will be crafts for children throughout the afternoon and a special German-themed story time at 1 p.m. There is something for everyone at the Scheben Oktoberfest!
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 09, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 09, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:ELL HOMEWORK HELP (GRADES K-12)
Date:Monday, October 09, 2017
Time:5:00 PM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:English Language Learners can drop in on Mondays, when school is in session, to practice reading in English and receive general homework help.
Registration Required:NO


Title:ART CLUB (GRADES K-5)
Date:Monday, October 09, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Do you love all things art? Join us the second Monday of each month. This time – Masquerade Masks. Registration encouraged.
Registration Required:YES


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:PLAY AND LEARN GROUP
Date:Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Play & Learn groups provide children from birth to age 5 opportunities to learn and explore through play. Parents and caregivers join in the fun by participating in activities that promote healthy development and learning.

The Play & Learn program gives children who are not enrolled in preschool or child care a chance to interact with other children. Parents and caregivers also have the opportunity to connect, share information and ideas, and get support. Participants also receive FREE activities and materials to help continue the fun at home!
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)
Date:Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title:READ WITH A TEEN (GRADES 1-3)
Date:Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time:6:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:UPSTAIRS LOBBY
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Partner with a teen to enhance your reading skills. Call the Scheben Branch to reserve your 30-minute time slot.
Registration encouraged.

Registration Required:NO


Title:BATS! (GRADES 1-8)
Date:Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Things get batty as the native Big Brown Bat visits the library. Learn about these often misunderstood animals. Registration required.
Registration Required:YES


Title:STORIES WITH ART (3-6 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM B
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stories with messy art!
Registration Required:NO


Title:BABY TIME (AGES BIRTH - 18 MONTHS)
Date:Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)
Date:Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5)
Date:Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:ESCAPE THE LIBRARY! (GRADES 3-5)
Date:Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM AB
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Think you’re pretty clever? See if you can solve the puzzles to escape the room before disaster strikes! Registration required.

Registration Required:YES


Title:BOOKWORMS (3 1/2 TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 12, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 12, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 12, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:STORIES WITH ART (AGES 3-6 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 12, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BABY TIME (BIRTH TO 18 MONTHS)
Date:Friday, October 13, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SENSORY STORYTIME (ALL AGES)
Date:Friday, October 13, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TIEMPO DE CUENTOS/SPANISH STORYTIME
Date:Friday, October 13, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Friday, October 13, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Friday, October 13, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:PAWS TO READ
Date:Saturday, October 14, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Reading doesn't have to be ruff! Practice your reading with a certified therapy dog. Call 342-BOOK to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Saturday, October 14, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 16, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 16, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:ANIMAL TALES PRESENTS CREEPY CRITTERS
Date:Monday, October 16, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM AB
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Get hands-on with some not-so-cuddly and icky creatures...if you dare.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SPOOKY SCIENCE! (AGES 3-5)
Date:Monday, October 16, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Halloween is almost here! Experiment with jumping bats, expanding ghosts, skeleton match up and more.
Registration Required:YES


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)
Date:Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title:STORIES WITH ART (3-6 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM B
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stories with messy art!
Registration Required:NO


Title:4C PARENT CAFÉ (PADRES)
Date:Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Comparta sus experiencias sobre la crianza de sus hijos, conozca sobre los recursos disponibles, encuentre soluciones a las situaciones que nos enfrentamos como padres y conozca nuevas amistades. Habrá refrigerio, café gratis y también habrá cuidado para niños. Necesita registrarse antes del evento.
Registration Required:YES


Title:BABY TIME (AGES BIRTH - 18 MONTHS)
Date:Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)
Date:Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5)
Date:Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:READ FOR THE RECORD
Date:Thursday, October 19, 2017
Time:All Day
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Help us break the record and be one of over 2 million people nationwide reading Quackers by Liz Wong. You could even meet some special guests from the government.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (3 1/2 TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 19, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 19, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 19, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:STORIES WITH ART (AGES 3-6 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 19, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BABY TIME (BIRTH TO 18 MONTHS)
Date:Friday, October 20, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SENSORY STORYTIME (ALL AGES)
Date:Friday, October 20, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TIEMPO DE CUENTOS/SPANISH STORYTIME
Date:Friday, October 20, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Friday, October 20, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Friday, October 20, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:A HOGWARTS HALLOWEEN (GRADES 3-8)
Date:Friday, October 20, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Join other witches and wizards for some magical fun. Create wands, drop your name in the Goblet of Fire, buy candy at Honeydukes, and more wizarding fun. Costumes encouraged! Registration required.
Registration Required:YES


Title:SENSORY PLAYTIME
Date:Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM B/C
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Enjoy playtime specially designed for children with sensory sensitivities. Call Karen Harden at 342-2665 ext.8143 for more information.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:DR. INSECTA'S BUG LAB
Date:Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM ABC
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Laugh, think, and squirm as you interact with some incredible insects!
Registration Required:NO


Title:LEGO MANIA (FAMILY)
Date:Sunday, October 22, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 23, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SCHOOL LIBRARY VISIT
Date:Monday, October 23, 2017
Time:10:15 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM A
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:School: Florence Baptist Preschool
Teacher: Tiffani Saltsman
Grade: Pre-K
Students: 15
Chaperones: 7
Activities: Storytime with craft, check out
Programmers: Chelsea
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 23, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:POKEMON (GRADES K-12)
Date:Monday, October 23, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM A
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Gotta catch 'em all! Bring your own deck or DS; no trading. English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Registration Required:YES


Title:HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR (FAMILY)
Date:Monday, October 23, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Halloween fun for all ages-spooky stories and ghostly games. Don't forget to wear your costume!
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:PLAY AND LEARN GROUP
Date:Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Play & Learn groups provide children from birth to age 5 opportunities to learn and explore through play. Parents and caregivers join in the fun by participating in activities that promote healthy development and learning.

The Play & Learn program gives children who are not enrolled in preschool or child care a chance to interact with other children. Parents and caregivers also have the opportunity to connect, share information and ideas, and get support. Participants also receive FREE activities and materials to help continue the fun at home!
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)
Date:Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title:STORIES WITH ART (3-6 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM B
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stories with messy art!
Registration Required:NO


Title:BABY TIME (AGES BIRTH - 18 MONTHS)
Date:Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)
Date:Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5)
Date:Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR (FAMILY)
Date:Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:MEETING ROOM ABC
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Halloween fun for all ages - spooky stories and ghostly games. Don’t forget to wear your costume!
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (3 1/2 TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR (FAMILY)
Date:Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Halloween fun for all ages - spooky stories and ghostly games. Don’t forget to wear your costume!
Registration Required:NO


Title:STORIES WITH ART (AGES 3-6 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BABY TIME (BIRTH TO 18 MONTHS)
Date:Friday, October 27, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SENSORY STORYTIME (ALL AGES)
Date:Friday, October 27, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TIEMPO DE CUENTOS/SPANISH STORYTIME
Date:Friday, October 27, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Friday, October 27, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)
Date:Friday, October 27, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SHARKS! PRESENTED BY THE NEWPORT AQUARIUM WAVE FOUNDATION
Date:Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:See live sharks up close and personal with the Aquarium's traveling shark tank.
Registration Required:NO


Title:PAGES & PAWS
Date:Sunday, October 29, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Come read to one of our therapy dogs! Call the Main library for your 15 minute time slot.
Registration Required:NO


Title:SPOOKTACULAR
Date:Sunday, October 29, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM AB
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Halloween fun for all ages - spooky stories and ghostly games. Don’t forget to wear your costume!
Registration Required:NO


Title:TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 30, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
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.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5 YEARS)
Date:Monday, October 30, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:ELL HOMEWORK HELP (GRADES K-12)
Date:Monday, October 30, 2017
Time:5:00 PM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:English Language Learners can drop in on Mondays, when school is in session, to practice reading in English and receive general homework help.
Registration Required:NO


Title:TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title:FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)
Date:Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title:STORIES WITH ART (3-6 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM B
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stories with messy art!
Registration Required:NO


 

Events List >