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

September 18: Freaky Fast Frankie Joe by Lutricia Clifton


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!


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.



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.


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


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)


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


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.


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.


Because of Mr. Terupt

  Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea