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Friday 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm


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  • Messy Masterpieces
    Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    for families
    Spring Chick Hatch-ling, Ribbon Cloud, Gem Turtle and T-P Racers

  • Electronics Take Apart (grades 5-12)
    Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Have you ever looked at your electronics and wondered how it’s built and why it works? Have you ever wanted to open it up and see what’s on the inside? Now’s your chance. Join us as we dismantle discarded electronics - computer towers, keyboards, mice, hard drives and anything else we can get our hands on. All safety precautions will be followed!

  • Monday Movers (walkers up to 24 months)
    Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:00am

    Join us for a half hour of moving, singing, reading, and fun! For toddlers with a caregiver.
    Story Corner

  • Introduction to Dropbox
    Monday, March 30, 2015 - 3:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to use Dropbox, an online cloud storage software that allows you to make your files accessible from almost anywhere. An email account, as well as general working knowledge of computers and the internet are required.

  • Story Jam (Kindergarten – Grade 2)
    Monday, March 30, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Have fun listening to cool new stories and make a craft to take home.

  • Intermediate iPad
    Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    We'll go over some intermediate topics: the iCloud, using Find Your iPad, creating bookmarks in Safari, and taking screenshots and attaching photos to emails. Your iPad must be set up with iOS8. Bring your Apple ID and password.

  • Two-year-old Storytime (with Caregiver)
    Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 10:30am

    Story Corner

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Tuesdays, March 24 - April 28
    Or Wednesdays, March 25 - April 29

  • 3D Printing and Design (grades 3-8)
    Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 3:30pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Want to know how the library’s 3D printer works? Interested in learning how to use CAD (computer aided design) software to create your own original 3D projects? We’ll start with a 3D printing demo on the library’s MakerBot and then you’ll use Tinkercad to create your own designs.
    Tuesday, March 31, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Interactive Classroom

  • Pajama Stories (Families)
    Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 6:30pm

    Put on your coziest pajamas and join us for a half hour of stories and fun!
    Story Corner