All Events & Activities: anytime, any location, all ages

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Come join us for thirty minutes of fun stories, songs, and learning activities!
Please note that the Library does not open until 10 a.m., but story time attendees will be allowed in early for the 9:30 a.m. program.


Tuesday, February 10, 2015

This fact-filled Rookie Biography, introduces the youngest readers to George Washington Carver-a man who beat the odds to become a top agricultural scientist. Carver struggled to overcome racism and used his success to better the lives of poor farmers.


Tuesday, February 10, 2015
10:00am @ Central Library

Join us every Tuesday on the second floor! It's a great time to talk, sing, read, write and play! All ages welcome.

Parking is free.


Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Through storytelling and song, vocalist and cultural historian Brother John helps young audience members explore the hidden, coded meanings and messages of classic spirituals and folk tunes used by Underground Railroad conductors in spiriting fugitive slaves to freedom.

Recommended for ages 5 and older.


Tuesday, February 10, 2015

What began as a spiritual has developed into one of America's best-known songs, sung at churches, schools, and campgrounds the country over.
Through sublime landscapes and warm images of a boy and his family, Nelson has created a dazzling, intimate interpretation of the song, one that rejoices in the connectedness of people and nature.


Tuesday, February 10, 2015
10:00am @ Westport Branch

Come join us for lots of great stories, songs, fun learning activities and even a short movie - all geared for three and four-year-olds.


Tuesday, February 10, 2015

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.


Tuesday, February 10, 2015
10:00am @ Central Library

Come join us for reading, singing and crafts to celebrate Valentine's Day early.

Parking Is Free!


Tuesday, February 10, 2015
10:00am @ Central Library

Come join us for reading, singing and crafts to celebrate Valentine's Day early.

Parking Is Free!