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Pumpkin Story Hour!

October 11, 2017

This morning we read some wonderful books about pumpkins, and then we made our very own paper jack o’lanterns.  Join us on Friday morning at 10:00 for some more pumpkin stories and crafts!

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Comic Book Day

September 26, 2017

Monday was National Comic Book Day!  We all made our very own comic books that featured our own superhero creations.

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Lego Night

September 20, 2017

Tonight at Lego Night we built a neighborhood with houses, cars, and even an evil motorcycle!  Join us next Wednesday night at 5:00 for some more Lego fun.

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National Talk Like a Pirate Day!

September 19, 2017

Ahoy mateys!  Today we celebrated national talk like a pirate day with books and some fun crafts.  We all received a pirate name and made some fantastic pirate accessories for ourselves, including parrots.  We even made treasure maps so we could find our buried treasure!

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Barnyard Story Hour

August 18, 2017

This morning we read books about farm animals.  The children’s room sounded just like a barnyard as we made silly and fun animal sounds while we read.  We finished up with some fantastic and colorful chicken crafts!

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Cow Story Hour

August 11, 2017

This morning we had a great time reading books about farm animals and making some fun and silly cows!

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History Camp 2017 – Day 4 Pictures

July 27, 2017
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History Camp 2017 – Day Three Pictures

July 27, 2017
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History Camp 2017 Day 2 Pictures (Click on FB logo)

July 25, 2017
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History Camp 2017 Pictures – Day 1

July 24, 2017
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Music and Movement
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

A child is never too young to respond to music or language. Bring your toddler for an active hour centered around music, rhythm, and FUN.

CR | Gymnastics
Apr 18 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Story Hour
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Hour

Join us in the Children’s Room for a story and related craft!

Earth Week!
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm

One day isn’t enough for the Earth, so we’re making it happen all week long! There will be drop-in events every day with something new to do – whether it’s decorating a planeter pot, making some seed bombs or having fun with recycled crafts, get ready to get down and dirty with Earth Week!

Reader’s Theater
Apr 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Sometimes reading a story just isn’t enough – you need active participation. Reader’s Theatre brings your children’s favorite stories to life with themselves as the main characters. Perfect for any kid looking to build reading comprehension, fluency, or just to have a good time! Register at the Library!

Into to Zentangle
Apr 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Game Night!
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Let’s get out the games and play! We have board games, card games, video games – we’re basically enthusiastic afficianados. Every week we’ll be showcasing a new game or way to play it, keep an eye out. (Also we play to win.)

lntro to Backyard Composting
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Presented by Aaron Shepard of Northwest Solid Waste District and UVM Extension Master Composter. Learn hwo to turn your yard and food waste into compost. Thanks to a grant, attendees can purchase deeply discounted compost bins for $30! (Retail is $80-$100.) Kitchen food scrap containers ($5) will also be available for purchase. Cash or check only.

Class is free and open to the public. Questions? Contact Aaron Shepard at 524.5986 / ashepard@nwswd.org.

Story Hour
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Hour

Join us in the Children’s Room for a story and related craft!

CR | Scrapbooking Club
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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