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Books & Babies for Walkers

Develop baby's pre-literacy skills as well as physical, social, and mental development. This storytime introduces a love for books, song, movement, rhythm and rhyme. Improve motor, sensory and social skills during free play time, which also provides an opportunity for both babies and parents to socialize. Books & Babies is also about parents as you bond and learn with baby as well as meet other parents in the community.

This program is for babies up to 18 months old, with a parent or caregiver, and lasts 25-30 minutes.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

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One-Hit Wonders Summer Storytime

These 30 minute programs introduce age-appropriate books and stories and also include music, puppet shows, and movement. Libraries Rock! And so do books and music this summer at the library. Our theme this week is "Let's Go to the Movies" featuring movie soundtracks.

This program is suggested for children ages 2-5, with a caregiver. Registration is not required.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

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Books & Babies for Pre-Walkers

Develop baby's pre-literacy skills as well as physical, social, and mental development. This storytime introduces a love for books, song, movement, rhythm and rhyme. Improve motor, sensory and social skills during free play time, which also provides an opportunity for both babies and parents to socialize. Books & Babies is also about parents as you bond and learn with baby as well as meet other parents in the community.

This program is for babies up to 18 months old, with a parent or caregiver, and lasts 25-30 minutes.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

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Rockin' Readers Summer Storytime

These 30 minute programs are designed to promote language, listening, and reading skills by offering vocabulary development, experiences with a variety of literature, and participation in language-related activities. These programs will feature slightly longer books, music, puppet shows, and movement. Libraries Rock! And so do books and music this summer at the library. Our theme this week is "Let's Go to the Movies" featuring movie soundtracks.

This program is suggested for children ages 4-8, with a caregiver. Registration is not required.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

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Book Sleuths

Mystery novels are the topic for this lively discussion group that meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. This month we will be discussing My Darling Detective by Howard Norman.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

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Summer STEAM Team

These hands-on programs will integrate science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics in fun and exciting ways! Lasting 45-60 minutes, these programs are ideal for budding scientists who want to try some experiments of their own. This program is for rising 3rd - 5th grade children. No registration required, but space is limited. Please arrive early for a ticket.

Today's program: Rockin' Science and Art

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

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My Reptile Guys

Calling all reptile lovers! My Reptile Guys delivers the thrill of a wild safari to you. Learn about exotic and beautiful reptiles that you may never see otherwise in this exciting, family-friendly program.

All ages welcome. Space in this program is limited. Arrive early to secure your spot. Tickets will be handed out beginning 30 minutes prior to the program.

Please choose to attend one program only so we can accommodate as many patrons as possible.

Sharon Forks Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

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My Reptile Guys

Calling all reptile lovers! My Reptile Guys delivers the thrill of a wild safari to you. Learn about exotic and beautiful reptiles that you may never see otherwise in this exciting, family-friendly program.

All ages welcome. Space in this program is limited. Arrive early to secure your spot. Tickets will be handed out beginning 30 minutes prior to the program.

Please choose to attend one program only so we can accommodate as many patrons as possible.

Sharon Forks Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

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Teen Writer's Club

This club is for teens in grades 6 and up who love to write and be inspired. Meetings will feature writing tips, lessons, and discussion. We will also allow time to share writing samples and participate in giving constructive feedback during discussion. Meet fellow writers who share your passion! No registration required.

Cumming Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

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Tween Scene @ The Post Road Library: Sushi Engineering

Sushi at the library? We will have SOY much fun! Watch a demonstration of sushi rolling, then try your hand at making your own rolls. Contrary to popular opinion, the word SUSHI does not mean raw fish, so we will be creating only cooked and vegetarian rolls. Please be advised that this program may not be a good fit for patrons with food allergies. This program is for tweens between the ages of 10-12 only. Registration is required.

Post Road Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

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Tween Tuesday
Cooking with Chef Carlin

Build a better recipe and learn how to cook with a professional chef! Everyone will get to eat, too! Join Chef Carlin to learn how to make delicious, healthy, no-bake recipes.

Please note: This special program will last approximately 90 minutes. Space is limited. Please arrive early to secure your place in this program -- we will begin handing out tickets at 6:00 p.m.

Hampton Park Library
Meeting Room
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

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