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Candid Reflection by Kevin Umaña

All Day 7/6 - 8/31
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Art Gallery Display Cases - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Umaña’s work utilizes a mathematical approach to modernity, exploring the essential relationships between form, composition, and color. These concepts are then utilized in analyzing the concept of experience and perception in the form of time and mem...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Midwestern by Justin Hamm

All Day 7/6 - 8/31
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Art Gallery - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Show Description Justin Hamm's photography and poetry show, Midwestern, depicts the rural and rustic beauty and decay of Missouri and Illinois through camera and pen. Drawn from his time intentionally lost on the backroads of the states he knows ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Wild in the City by Catherine Goode

All Day 7/6 - 8/31
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Room: Art Gallery - Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Catherine Goode is a photographer who loves an adventure. Her photography draws out the inherent dignity of the subject in focus- be it a person or a pigeon! A theme of her work is the necessary coexistence of humanity with nature. Often, this is exp...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

On-Demand Talewise: Dragons- Return of the Ice Sorceress

07/07/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/31/2021 @ 10:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Science, Speakers & Special Presentations, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 95
Event Details:
If you weren't able to be at our ZOOM meeting you can still take part in our Dragon program by: 1) Going to talewise.com/courses 2) Select DRAGONS & click (Get Access) 3) Scroll down & click On-demand Video Button 4) Create a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Adult Summer Reading DIY Kits: Spice Club

07/26/2021 @ 12:00pm - 07/31/2021 @ 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Recreation
Event Details:
For Adult Summer Reading Program this year, the Main Library created two DIY spice kits. The spice kits are part of our Spice Club.  Come to get books, log the books you’ve read, and check out what we’ve prepared for you!  For July, we have...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Spice Club: Berbere (Ethiopian)

All Day 8/2 - 8/7
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
Whether you’re a foodie or just interested in trying something new – Spice Club is for you! Pick up a new spice kit at the beginning of each month. We’ll feature some traditional blends plus some that are a little more exotic – everything from Italia...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mystery Crafts @ Main Library

All Day 8/2 - 8/31
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Recreation
Event Details:
The Wizard has put a spell on our craft kits! It’s a Mystery what each bag contains. Join the fun all month long! Will you take a chance? What craft will you find in your bag? Kits will be available for pickup between Monday-Thursday,...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DIY Puzzle Kit

08/02/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/06/2021 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Take home Puzzle kits are available at West Wyandotte for pick up! Ages 3 and up, while supplies last.  ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Insect Photography Contest - Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival

08/02/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/06/2021 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Nature, Recreation
Event Details:
Our 16th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival is coming up, and in keeping with tradition, we will again have our Insect Photography Contest.  Please see the attached document for contest rules.  Submissions are due by September 3. ...

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This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Drawstring Backpack

08/02/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/06/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Ready to get back to school but don't have anything to carry to school, have no fear. The Turner Community Library is here for you to pick up your one-of-a-kind backpack that you can decorate and impress your friends or maybe even some new ones. A...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Watermelon Paper Fans

08/02/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/06/2021 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
We will be making paper fans shaped like watermelon slices to beat the heat!  Available for pick-up at circulation desk or curbside at West Wyandotte Library.  For kids, aged 3-12.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Adult Take-Home Craft Kit @ Main: Paint Pouring Art

08/02/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/07/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
  The Main Library has another great craft kit for adults to take home. This kit will let you make your own poured paint art! The kit includes instructions, but we also have an instructional video that will be available. https://youtu.b...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Facebook Live Storytime

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us on our Facebook page Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays at 10:00 for a special online storytime!  If you miss it, don't worry! The videos will remain up for 24 hours so you and your little one can still catch it later in the day.&...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Let's Talk!

9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural
Event Details:
Looking for some human connection during the pandemic?  We're here to help!  Join us on Tuesday mornings for some good old fashioned discussion.  You bring the topic, we'll bring the companionship. This event is held on Tuesday morn...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Gamers' Adventures

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Gamers' Adventures has gone virtual! We've been playing Among Us, Gartic Phone, Jackbox games like Fibbage and Push The Button, and much more! We also play spy-themed games like Codenames and Spyfall. We meet up via a Zoom call. Please email Hannah a...

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This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Anime Corps

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Love to watch anime? Looking for a group that shares your interests? Join us online Tuesdays from 5:00-6:30 PM! For more information, please visit us at https://www.facebook.com/groups/otakuanimecorps A link to join our meeting will be poste...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Storytime Before Bed

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join Miss Becca on Zoom for a family storytime that focuses on songs, stories, words, and play before bed! Warning: Yawns are contagious! ...

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Library programs, events, and classes are photographed or videotaped for promotional purposes or to document library activities.  Notify library staff if you prefer not to be photographed.

 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Facebook Live Storytime

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us on our Facebook page Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays at 10:00 for a special online storytime!  If you miss it, don't worry! The videos will remain up for 24 hours so you and your little one can still catch it later in the day.&...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
¡Únase a nosotros en nuestra página de Facebook los miércoles a las 10:30 para un cuento especial en línea! Si te lo pierdes, ¡no te preocupes! Los videos permanecerán durante 24 horas para que usted y su pequeño puedan verlos más tarde en el día. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Little Readers Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join Miss Becca for a storytime including songs, stories, and play for children ages 2-5. ...

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Library programs, events, and classes are photographed or videotaped for promotional purposes or to document library activities.  Notify library staff if you prefer not to be photographed.

 

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Mindfulness and Meditation

12:00pm - 12:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Health, Recreation
Event Details:
The ability to self-calm is a powerful tool for managing life’s stressors. Learn how to weave quiet times into your everyday life. Meditation has been shown to have numerous benefits, including reducing stress, improving attention, energy and empathy...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Language Learning, Recreation, Spanish Language
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Un viaje por el camino de los recuerdos (Spanish Conversation) Good day everyone, how are you? I hope you are doing well and ready to meet virtually for a conversation. It has been a long time since we last saw each other, so I would like ...

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Library programs, events, and classes are photographed or videotaped for promotional purposes or to document library activities.  Notify library staff if you prefer not to be photographed.

 

Los programas de la biblioteca, eventos y clases son fotografiados o filmados con fines promocionales o para documentar las actividades de la biblioteca. Notificar al personal de la biblioteca si prefiere no ser fotografiado.

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This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Outdoor Science Activity

3:30pm - 4:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Science
Event Details:
Join us outside the library to complete a simple science activity every Wednesday in August! -August 4th @ 3:30 : Butterfly Life Cycle Diagrams -August 11th @ 3:30 : Mini Greenhouses -August 18th @ 3:30 : Water Fun! -August 25th @ 3:30 : ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

The Friendly Readers Book Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Calling All The Friendly Readers: Are you a reader in grades 1 – 5? Come join The Friendly Readers Book Club! This Virtual Book Club is just for kids and is a safe space to read together and talk about the books we love. We meet on Wednesdays at 4...