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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.

Friday, July 11, 2014

Read from the Start
Two session event: Friday, July 11th and 18th
8:30 – 10:00am at Westport Library
For parents with children ages birth to 5

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Friday, July 11, 2014
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

Preschool age kids (3-5) will enjoy stories, songs, and art in this fun storytime.

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Friday, July 11, 2014

We'll be reading stories about things growing in the ground.

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Friday, July 11, 2014
12:00pm @ Central Library

Please join us every weekday for Harvesters' Summer Meals for Kids. All youth ages 0-18 welcome.

Parking is free.

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Friday, July 11, 2014

Fizz, Boom Crafts!
Wouldn't you love to make Glooey Gak with us? Yes, making Gak -- or is it Flubber? -- is super fun! We will unveil the secret recipe and experiment!
Flubber, Gak, FUN!!

Parking is free!

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Friday, July 11, 2014

Neil is a professional speaker, Hip-Hop Emcee and Beatboxer. He uses his talents as "Mr. Kneeel" to encourage and uplift children of all ages.

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Friday, July 11, 2014
5:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Looking for the perfect card to complete your deck? Stop by the plaza library and trade, then put your best deck to the test!

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Friday, July 11, 2014
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Cornelius and his talking jester stick, Poppy, let youngsters help tell the stories of adventure and fun.

Learn about the laughter-filled life of this jester and some of the great characters he meets along the way. Audience members become a part of the stories, and help create the final adventure.

They might even pick up some life lessons.

Appropriate for all ages.

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Saturday, July 12, 2014

Children will be dazzled and entertained as they interact with our Mad Scientists! Foggy dry ice storms, giant beach balls floating in the air and even a special Mad Science “burp” potion will amaze children as they learn about chemical reactions, air pressure and the states of matter.

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Monday, July 14, 2014

What happens when you mix Mentos with Coke? Can cola really shine a penny? Does a lemon battery really work? Join us as we experiment and find out what is fact and what is myth.

Appropriate for ages 6-10.

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