Date

Read to a Dog

Kids

This program is designed so beginning readers can practice reading to a therapy dog, this will help them gain confidence and strengthen their reading skills.

Each day will consist of eight 15 minute slots.

Wed, Aug. 8 (1:00pm)

1KBBK Play Date

Kids

Join us for free play! While you children are playing, learn about and sign up for our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program. This is a nationwide initiative to promote early literacy, which helps prepare children for Kindergarten and become lifelong readers.

Thu, Aug. 9 (10:30am)

Google Master

Adult, Computer

Get the most out of the free services Google has to offer. Learn how to create, store, share and convert documents and files in Google Drive.

Thu, Aug. 9 (2:00pm)

Joe Holiday: Reading Rocks!

Kids, Family, Music

Celebrate Summer Reading 2018 with international and award winning magician, Joe Holiday, as he presents the Reading Rocks Magic Show. This live interactive magic experience is a unique blend of magic, comedy, music and audience participation showcasing popular and classic children's literature.

Thu, Aug. 9 (2:30pm)

Teen Anime Club

Teen

Fans of anime, manga, and graphic novels are invited to hang out together and talk about their favorite works with other like-minded teens. Meetings will feature a combination of movie or TV show viewing, discussion, and cosplay.

Thu, Aug. 9 (3:30pm)

Small Business Hours

Adult, Business

Your library has powerful expertise, premium tools and connections to help you accomplish your goals. Identify and address challenges you face when starting, growing and managing your small business or nonprofit. Work with your peers and consult with our librarians during these informal working sessions on the second Friday of each month.

Fri, Aug. 10 (9:00am)

Rockin' Robots

Kids

We will be playing with Dash and Dot robots to introduce the basics of robots and begin coding with robots.

  • Ages 7-11
  • Registration requested; not required
Fri, Aug. 10 (1:00pm)

Perler Parlor

Teen

Perler beads are small, plastic beads that can be arranged in a pattern and are then fused together with an iron to create a flat design. The look is similar to pixel art and will be the perfect piece for your desk or shelf!

Use a variety of provided patterns, or create your own. We have Pokémon, Super Mario, Marvel, Harry Potter, Minecraft, Star Wars, and other miscellaneous patterns.

Fri, Aug. 10 (2:00pm)

Yosi’s Friends Around The World

Kids, Family, Music

Celebrate the end of  Summer Reading 2018 at this fun, interactive concert. Children learn through exploration and experiences! Yosi introduces your child to a multicultural, interactive, and educational concert filled with songs, humor, dances, and musical instruments from around the world!

Sat, Aug. 11 (11:00am)

Queens of Quality Quilting

Adult, Teen

The Queens of Quality Quilting will gather to teach and complete the weighted blankets on Saturday May 5. Volunteers are needed!

Sat, Aug. 11 (12:00pm)

Decoding the Weather Machine

Adult, Kids, Teen, Family

Disastrous hurricanes, widespread drought, wildfires, pervasive heat and extreme rainfall are clear proof that something is up with the weather. Climate change is one of the defining challenges of our time. This two hour documentary will clear up some of the confusion.

Sat, Aug. 11 (2:00pm)

Take Control of Your Health-Chronic Disease Self Management for Patients and Caregivers

Adult, Seniors

This Interactive program is a free, 6 week workshop that will help attendees learn how they can set realistic goals, manage pain and frustration, increase fitness and make a step by step plan to improve overall health.

Mon, Aug. 13 (10:00am)

1KBBK Play Date

Kids

Join us for free play! While you children are playing, learn about and sign up for our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program. This is a nationwide initiative to promote early literacy, which helps prepare children for Kindergarten and become lifelong readers.

Mon, Aug. 13 (6:00pm)

Social Knitting

Adult, Seniors

This knitting group is for people who know how to knit, and would like to socialize, knit and offer occasional helpful hints and fresh ideas to fellow knitters.  Participants are asked to bring light colored 4-ply yarn and short size 9 or 10 knitting needles.

Tue, Aug. 14 (10:30am)

Wacky Weather

Kids

Join Mr. Christian and Ms. Vicky for a fun exploration of weather! Learn how clouds are formed, create DIY tornadoes, and, weather permitting, join us outside to experiment with our weather sensor courtesy of the Civil Air Patrol.

Tue, Aug. 14 (11:00am)

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