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Books, Movies & Music community novel chapter 16

Read the Community Novel: Chapter 16 by Sarah Langley

Just discovered us? Start reading with chapter 1 please! Kate. Odd how Kate was the first thing Kevin thought of after receiving one of the biggest shocks of his life. Odd how the most pressing thing in his mind wasn’t that his parents were involved in a murderous crime ring or even that his parents […]

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  • Bag Day Book Sale

    | 10 am-1 pm
    All the books you can stuff into a brown grocery bag (purchased at the door for $5.00 each) are yours. There will be books of all topics to cruise through. This book sale event will be a true scavenger hunt. Don’t miss it! For information call 785-580-4444.

  • Sing, Dance & Read [2-5 years]

    | 10 am-10:30 am
    Shake off your sleepiness with some fun songs and crazy dancin’ with Kyler. Occasional surprises and guests! Grab some breakfast in the Millennium Café before showtime.

Open Sunday from Noon–9 pm
  • R.E.A.D. Dogs

    | 2 pm-3 pm
    Dogs are man’s best friend, but a child’s best listener. Grab your favorite book and read to the Reading Education Assistance Dogs. They are registered therapy animals that volunteer at the library with their owners.

  • So Many Books, So Little Time

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Open Monday from 9 am–9 pm
  • Parents as Teachers @ Monday Market

    | 8 am-11:30 am
    Our outdoor market features fresh, locally grown, high-quality produce, cut flowers, bedding plants, herbs, honey baked goods and farm fresh eggs. Kids can make a different craft at the library booth each week. Closed Labor DayParking Lot, 10th and Washburnthrough Oct 6

  • Kids Craft at Monday Farmers Market

    | 8 am-11:30 am
    Our outdoor market features fresh, locally grown, high-quality produce, cut flowers, bedding plants, herbs, honey baked goods and farm fresh eggs. Kids can make a different craft at the library booth each week. Closed Labor DayParking Lot, 10th and Washburnthrough Oct 6

  • Monday Farmers Market

    | 8 am-11:30 am
    Our outdoor market features fresh, locally grown, high-quality produce, cut flowers, bedding plants, herbs, honey baked goods and farm fresh eggs. Kids can make a different craft at the library booth each week. Closed Labor DayParking Lot, 10th and Washburnthrough Oct 6

  • Write-a-palooza [8-12 yrs]

    | 10 am-11 am
    Creativity is in you screaming to get out. Grab a pencil and let it spill into words and pictures. Register on May 19 beginning at 9 AM for this 9-week program for aspiring authors and illustrators. Call 580-4565. Participate for at least 7 weeks and take home your final copy in book form.

  • Write-a-palooza [8-12 yrs]

    | 1 pm-2 pm
    Creativity is in you screaming to get out. Grab a pencil and let it spill into words and pictures. Register on May 19 beginning at 9 AM for this 9-week program for aspiring authors and illustrators. Call 580-4565. Participate for at least 7 weeks and take home your final copy in book form.

  • Facebook for Beginners

    | 1 pm-2:30 pm
    Sign up for a Facebook account and learn the basics of this popular social networking site. Be sure to bring your email address and password. If you already have an account, please bring your Facebook password. Registration required. Call 580-4606 or email class@tscpl.org.

  • Chef Competition: Pasta Cook-Off

    | 2 pm-3 pm
    Show off your culinary talents by creating an appetizing masterpiece in this fast paced cooking contest. We'll supply the equipment, cooked pasta and other ingredients, or you can bring your own. Will you be crowned a Master Chef?

  • Write-a-palooza [8-12 yrs]

    | 3 pm-4 pm
    Creativity is in you screaming to get out. Grab a pencil and let it spill into words and pictures. Register on May 19 beginning at 9 AM for this 9-week program for aspiring authors and illustrators. Call 580-4565. Participate for at least 7 weeks and take home your final copy in book form.

  • Teen Writers Group

    | 7 pm-8 pm
    [12-18 yrs]Find inspiration to create. Join others who share your passion as we explore poetry and prose as a way to express ourselves and explore our world.

Open Tuesday from 9 am–9 pm
  • Readapalooza [ages 6-12]

    | 10 am-11 am

  • Stories & Crafts

    | 10 am-11 am

  • Writeapalooza

    | 1 pm-2 pm

  • Writeapalooza

    | 3 pm-4 pm

  • tWiin Xgaming [8-12 years]

    | 3 pm-4 pm
    Come hang out and play awesome games on the Wii or Xbox in our new tween space. Impress your friends with your stellar hand-eye coordination. Beat your enemies using your limitless courage. Now's the time to show your stuff! (Games will be rated E for everyone.)

  • Computer & Gadget Help

    | 3:30 pm-5 pm
    Registration required. A dedicated time to focus on technology questions. Please provide a description of the help you need when your register. Sessions do fill, so contact in advance by calling 580-4606 or emailing class@tscpl.org. Bring your laptop, tablet, or other device. Practice new computer skills or learn to use the library catalog while trainers are available to assist.

Open Wednesday from 9 am–9 pm
  • Sneak, Peek and Read [18-24 mos]

    | 9:30 am-10 am
    Bubbles and books, wiggles and songs! Early literacy exercises for toddlers and adults to enjoy together. Registration required. Call 580-4565.

  • Wings of Love

    | 9:30 am-10:30 am
    Wings of Love and Yvonne Patterson’s talented feather friends entertain and educate with this a bird program. Meet a naughty Toucan and watch parrots play sports. A lory dances & drives a fire truck. Be amazed by Patterson's graceful owls. Families with elementary-aged children will love this showMarvin Auditorium Doors open 15 min. prior to performance.

  • Sneak, Peek and Read [18-24 mos]

    | 10:30 am-11 am
    Bubbles and books, wiggles and songs! Early literacy exercises for toddlers and adults to enjoy together. Registration required. Call 580-4565.

  • Wings of Love

    | 11 am-12 pm
    Wings of Love and Yvonne Patterson’s talented feather friends entertain and educate with this a bird program. Meet a naughty Toucan and watch parrots play sports. A lory dances & drives a fire truck. Be amazed by Patterson's graceful owls. Families with elementary-aged children will love this showMarvin Auditorium Doors open 15 min. prior to performance.

  • Write-a-palooza [8-12 yrs]

    | 1 pm-2 pm
    Creativity is in you screaming to get out. Grab a pencil and let it spill into words and pictures. Register on May 19 beginning at 9 AM for this 9-week program for aspiring authors and illustrators. Call 580-4565. Participate for at least 7 weeks and take home your final copy in book form.

  • Write-a-palooza [8-12 yrs]

    | 3 pm-4 pm
    Creativity is in you screaming to get out. Grab a pencil and let it spill into words and pictures. Register on May 19 beginning at 9 AM for this 9-week program for aspiring authors and illustrators. Call 580-4565. Participate for at least 7 weeks and take home your final copy in book form.

  • Open Mic Night [11-18 yrs]

    | 4 pm-5:30 pm
    You are a natural performer, and we want you to show off. So take the stage and strut your stuff! You can sing, dance, read poetry or tell jokes. Grab some fame at our monthly talent show.

  • Sneak, Peek and Read [18-24 mos]

    | 6:30 pm-7 pm
    Bubbles and books, wiggles and songs! Early literacy exercises for toddlers and adults to enjoy together. Registration required. Call 580-4565.

  • Wings of Love

    | 6:30 pm-7:30 pm
    Wings of Love and Yvonne Patterson’s talented feather friends entertain and educate with this a bird program. Meet a naughty Toucan and watch parrots play sports. A lory dances & drives a fire truck. Be amazed by Patterson's graceful owls. Families with elementary-aged children will love this showMarvin Auditorium Doors open 15 min. prior to performance.

Open Thursday from 9 am–9 pm
  • Parents as Teachers Information Table

    | 9 am-11:30 am

  • Baby Bookworms [0-18 months]

    | 9:30 am-10 am
    Introduce your baby to the wonderful world of books through songs, stories, bounces and more!

  • Heights of Learning Tour

    | 9:30 am-10:30 am

  • Stories & Crafts

    | 10 am-11 am

  • Readapalooza [ages 6-12]

    | 10 am-11 am

  • Baby Bookworms [0-18 months]

    | 10:30 am-11 am
    Introduce your baby to the wonderful world of books through songs, stories, bounces and more!

  • Baby Bookworms [0-18 months]

    | 1 pm-1:30 pm
    Introduce your baby to the wonderful world of books through songs, stories, bounces and more!

  • Pinterest for Beginners

    | 1 pm-2:30 pm
    Learn about Pinterest, a simple, online way to organize images, project, ideas and favorites. Open an account, create boards and begin pinning! Learn to find pins in particular categories or follow other pinners. Be sure to bring your email address and password. If you already have a Pinterest account, make sure to bring your password. Registration required. Call 580-4606 or email class@tscpl.org.

  • Baby Bookworms [0-18 months]

    | 5:30 pm-6 pm
    Introduce your baby to the wonderful world of books through songs, stories, bounces and more!

Open Friday from 9 am–9 pm
  • Friday Flicks: Dolphin Tale

    | 2 pm-4 pm
    It’s showtime - and laughs- for the whole family. Closed captioning will be provided. Movie title subject to change.

  • First Friday Art Walk

    | 5:30 pm-8:30 pm
    Have a gravity-defying First Friday at Ramp It Up: Skateboard Culture in Native America, our annual art exhibit for children. We’re one of the ArtWalk shuttle stops.

  • First Friday Art Walk Shuttle

    | 5:50 pm-8:35 pm

  • Marilyn Film Series: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

    | 6:30 pm-8:45 pm
    Lorelei and Dorothy are just “Two Little Girls from Little Rock,” lounge singers on a transatlantic cruise, working their way to Paris and enjoying the company of any eligible men they might meet along the way.91 minutes | Rated G | 1953

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