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This page shows all events and activities, in all branches, for kids and teens. The most current events and activities display at the top.

To see events and activities for kids or teens, by location and date, use the "Check out Library events" dropdown menus to the left.

Thursday, June 30, 2016
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Enjoy a free healthy snack at the library. Snacks are reserved for youth ages 18 and under.

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Thursday, June 30, 2016
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Jay and Leslie are off and running with this lively program of circus skills, funny fables, and audience participation. Get fit with fits of laughter at a mime baseball game, dexterous juggling, and even a look at America's favorite sport - running for president. It is a matter of win, place, and show.

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Come hang out at the Southeast Branch and go head to head in all kinds of video games. XBOX One, XBOX360 and Wii are available plus various boardgames.

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Everyone brings books they want to get rid of, they mingle and enjoy refreshments, they pick out new-to-them books to take home, and the leftovers get donated to your local charity.

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Friday, July 1, 2016

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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Friday, July 1, 2016

Build and create with LEGO bricks. Ages 8-12.

Duplo blocks will be available for younger siblings.

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Friday, July 1, 2016
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

The perfect time to check out the Captain Underpants Pop-Up Exhibit! In addition to the Rabbit Hole's 16-foot "pop-up" book, you'll have a chance to design a superhero cape of your own and take a picture in our Superhero Selfie photo booth. Capes while supplies last only!

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Monday, July 4, 2016
4:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Every Monday at the Plaza Library Teen Space! Learn how to play, take part in competitions, and build new creations on Minecraft Mondays. Ages 12-18.

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Tuesday, July 5, 2016

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.

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