Events Calendar

Boone County Public Library July Events
July 25 thru July 31, 2017

Title: TINY TOTS (18 MONTHS TO 2 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description: On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Registration Required:NO


Title: PLAY AND LEARN GROUP

Date:Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Play & Learn groups provide children from birth to age 5 opportunities to learn and explore through play. Parents and caregivers join in the fun by participating in activities that promote healthy development and learning.

The Play & Learn program gives children who are not enrolled in preschool or child care a chance to interact with other children. Parents and caregivers also have the opportunity to connect, share information and ideas, and get support. Participants also receive FREE activities and materials to help continue the fun at home!
Registration Required:NO


Title: BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)

Date:Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title: FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)

Date:Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title: READ WITH A TEEN (GRADES 1-3)

Date:Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM A
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Partner with a teen for weekly summer sessions to enhance your reading skills. Registration required through application.
Registration Required:NO


Title: STORIES WITH ART (3-6 YEARS)

Date:Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM B
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stories with messy art!
Registration Required:NO


Title: BABY TIME (AGES BIRTH - 18 MONTHS)

Date:Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Registration Required:NO


Title: TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 /12 YEARS)

Date:Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title: FAMILY TIME (BIRTH-5+)

Date:Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:WALTON BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Registration Required:NO


Title: TODDLER TALES (AGES 2.5 - 3.5 YEARS)

Date:Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title: RAPTOR, INC. - "BEAKS AND TALONS"

Date:Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM AB
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Presentation featuring 3 live avian ambassadors. Up close and personal, you can see and learn about the adaptations which make birds of prey supreme hunters of the sky.
Registration Required:NO


Title: STORYTIME IN THE PARK (AGES 2-5) BOONE WOODS PARK, ON STAGE

Date:Thursday, July 27, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:OFF-SITE REMOTE LOCATION
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Registration Required:NO


Title: BOOKWORMS (3 1/2 TO 5+ YEARS)

Date:Thursday, July 27, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title: TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)

Date:Thursday, July 27, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Registration Required:NO


Title: BOOKWORMS (AGES 3.5 - 5+ YEARS)
Date:Thursday, July 27, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title: STORIES WITH ART (AGES 3-6 YEARS)
Date:Thursday, July 27, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Children and adults will tickle their senses as they explore colors, shapes, and textures with stories, paint and other mediums. Artists should dress for the mess.
Registration Required:NO


Title: BABY TIME (BIRTH TO 18 MONTHS)
Date:Friday, July 28, 2017
Time:9:30 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Registration Required:NO


Title: SENSORY STORYTIME (ALL AGES)

Date:Friday, July 28, 2017
Time:10:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Registration Required:NO


Title: TIEMPO DE CUENTOS/SPANISH STORYTIME
Date:Friday, July 28, 2017
Time:10:30 AM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Registration Required:NO


Title: TINY TOTS (AGES 18 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS)

Date:Friday, July 28, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Registration Required:NO


Title: TODDLER TALES (2 1/2 TO 3 1/2 YEARS)
Date:Friday, July 28, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title: LEGO MANIA
Date:Friday, July 28, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM B
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos.
Registration Required:NO


Title: FAMILY NATURE DAY
Date:Saturday, July 29, 2017
Time:11:00 AM
Library:OFF-SITE
Location:BOONE WOODS PARK
Event Type:FAMILY
Age Group:
Description:Get outdoors and explore our backyard through hands-on activities for all ages. Discover what life lurks in the water of our creek beds, examine local fossils and wildlife, and find natural treasures hidden in our local parks. Boone County Public Library and Boone County Parks Department have teamed up to present this great family program featuring local environmental organizations.
Sure to be a fun and educational event for families! Made possible through a grant from Boone County Community Early Childhood Council.
Registration Required:NO


Title: FAMILY TIME (BIRTH TO 5+ YEARS)
Date:Saturday, July 29, 2017
Time:1:00 PM
Library:SCHEBEN BRANCH
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:STORYTIME
Age Group:
Description:Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Registration Required:NO


Title: PAGES AND PAWS

Date:Sunday, July 30, 2017
Time:2:00 PM
Library:MAIN LIBRARY
Location:FAMILY ACTIVITY CENTER
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Read to one of the library's therapy dogs. Call the Main Library to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Registration Required:NO


Title: DO YOU KNOW H2O? (GRADES 3-5)

Date:Monday, July 31, 2017
Time:6:30 PM
Library:FLORENCE BRANCH
Location:MEETING ROOM
Event Type:CHILDREN
Age Group:
Description:Wild, wacky, and wet--explore the science of water and create a painting using water guns.
Registration Required:YES


 

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