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Bookworms Book Club

A book discussion for 3-5 grade students. Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month in the Storyhour Room at 7:00 pm. Sign up at the Children's desk or contact Angie Bayne at 634-6064 x. 253 or baynea@mrrl.org

September 18: Freaky Fast Frankie Joe by Lutricia Clifton

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Summer Reading Club

Our summer reading program ends on August 31st, so there still is time to turn in your completed reading logs! Come in today, and claim your prizes!

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Family Craft Night: Shadow Puppets


Monday, September 29
7:00 - 8:00 pm
MRRL Art Gallery
All ages. No reservations needed.


Learn about the classic art form of cutout shadow puppets, and create your own to try out at the library.

 

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Family Science Mondays

On the following Mondays, throughout the summer!
An hour of science-related acitivities for children and their families.
All ages. No reservations needed.

Monday, June 30, 11:00 am - Noon: Fly Away
Fold, decorate, and fly paper airplanes and helicopters. Zoom through hoops, land on pads, and complete goofy challenges.

Monday, July 14, 11:00 am - Noon: Sink & Float
Sinking boats, dancing raisins, ketchup packet divers. Explore bouyancy through hands-on experiments.

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Tail Waggin' Tutors

Bring your favorite book to read to one of the trained therapy dogs. All ages. No reservations needed.

Tuesday, September 16, 7:00-8:00 pm
Tuesday, October 7 & 21, 7:00-8:00 pm

Thursday, September 11, 6:00-7:00 pm
Thursday, October 9, 6:00-7:00 pm

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Family Movie Nights

6:00-8:00 pm
Family event. Bring a folding chair, sleeping bag, blanket or pillow and join the fun. Light snacks and drinks provided.
Note: This is an after-hours event. The front library doors will close at 6:15.

Friday, September 19: Muppets Most Wanted (PG)

Friday, October 17: Frankenweenie (PG)

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LEGO Block Party nights

Ages 5-12. Limited to the first 45 participants on the evening of the event. A sign-in sheet will be available 30-minutes before start time.
For more information, contact Eric Lyon, 634-6064, ext 229.

Free-building LEGO fun at the library with standard bricks, mini-figures, and specialty pieces.

6:30-8:00 pm in the MRRL Art Gallery
Monday, September 8
Monday, October 6
Monday, November 3
Monday, December 1

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Family Fun Wednesdays

Each Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 am, in the MRRL Gallery (upstairs)

Beyond story time! An hour of reading, music and activities, all with a weekly theme. All ages welcome. No reservations needed. Day care groups are welcome to attend, but please call ahead to let us know. Contact Eric Lyon, 634-6064, ext. 229.

Wednesday, August 20, 10:30-11:30 am: Blast Off!
Space games and crafts.

Wednesday, August 27, 10:30-11:30 am: The Shape of Art
Books and art projects featuring geometric shapes.
 

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Family Event Mondays

Events held in the MRRL Art Gallery

Just one more event for the summer!

August 27, 6:30-7:30: It's a Mystery
Use your senses of touch, sight and hearing to solve mysteries.

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Because of Mr. Terupt

  Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea

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