2024 Summer Program Calendar
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Summer Opening Weekend @ Laura’s 10:00 AM
Summer Opening Weekend @ Laura’s
Jun 1 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Kick off a summer of fun at the library! Saturday, 10am-1pm @ Laura’s 10am to noon: Mini Horses 10am to 1pm: Silly Sparkles balloon twisting 10am to 1pm: Lady B face painting 10:30am: Joe McDermott music Trianon Coffee will be available for purchase.
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Summer Opening Weekend @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Summer Opening Weekend @ Westbank
Jun 2 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Kick off a summer of fun at the library! Sunday, 11am-1pm @ Westbank 11am to 1pm: Lady B face painting 11am to 1pm: Kona Ice snow cones 11:30am: Staci Gray music
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Sand Art @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Sand Art @ Westbank
Jun 3 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Pour layer after layer of colorful sand into a bottle, and you’ll come away with your own unique creation, striped with the colors of the rainbow.
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Board Games @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Board Games @ Westbank
Jun 4 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Kids and adults alike are welcome to come play games upstairs at Westbank! We have lots of games available, but you’re welcome to bring an old favorite or one you’ve been wanting to try for the first time. Meet up with friends or make new ones there!
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John O’Bryant Magic Show @ Laura’s 2:00 PM
John O’Bryant Magic Show @ Laura’s
Jun 7 @ 2:00 PM
This show runs approximately 45 minutes and is filled with magic, goofy props, storytelling, audience participation, and more! John O’Bryant has turned what was once just a childhood dream of his into a reality. For over 15 years, John’s original style of magic, illusion, and comedy has[...]
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Family Fun @ Westbank and Laura’s 10:30 AM
Family Fun @ Westbank and Laura’s
Jun 9 @ 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Bring the family along to enjoy donuts, games, and most importantly, time together!
Board Games @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Board Games @ Westbank
Jun 11 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Kids and adults alike are welcome to come play games upstairs at Westbank! We have lots of games available, but you’re welcome to bring an old favorite or one you’ve been wanting to try for the first time. Meet up with friends or make new ones there!
Fire Truck Visit @ Laura’s 11:30 AM
Fire Truck Visit @ Laura’s
Jun 11 @ 11:30 AM
Meet our local CE-BAR firefighters and explore their fire truck. Kona Ice will be onsite from 11-1pm!
Will Parker Music @ Laura’s 10:30 AM
Will Parker Music @ Laura’s
Jun 15 @ 10:30 AM
Will Parker: Music for Kids Ages 1-100! Join us for a whimsical and interactive musical performance by Will Parker. Will Parker will play guitar and harmonica and sing original songs for kids of all ages. Come ready to sing along, dance, high-five, and give suggestions for an[...]
Building Exploration @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Building Exploration @ Westbank
Jun 15 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
We’ll have building materials for you to stack, create, and construct with. What will you build? Turn on your imagination and meet friends at this fun program!
Scratch Coding Play @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Scratch Coding Play @ Laura’s
Jun 16 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Explore scratch coding with friends. Feel free to bring your own device. No prior experience needed. All ages welcome.
Friendship Bracelets @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Friendship Bracelets @ Westbank
Jun 17 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
We’ll have beads, elastic cord, and embroidery thread available so you can make your own design. Keep for yourself or give to a friend!
Board Games @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Board Games @ Westbank
Jun 18 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Kids and adults alike are welcome to come play games upstairs at Westbank! We have lots of games available, but you’re welcome to bring an old favorite or one you’ve been wanting to try for the first time. Meet up with friends or make new ones there!
Lucas Miller, The Singing Zoologist @ Laura’s 3:00 PM
Lucas Miller, The Singing Zoologist @ Laura’s
Jun 19 @ 3:00 PM
Calling all animal lovers: Lucas Miller, the singing zoologist, will be rocking out with a multimedia blend of hilarious puppets, award-winning music and accurate biology. Lucas gets the whole family giggling, singing, and dancing while learning about ocelots, anacondas, monarch butterflies, and more. Come out for his[...]
Kids’ Creative Writing Series: Drawing Animal Stories @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Kids’ Creative Writing Series: Drawing Animal Stories @ Laura’s
Jun 20 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Kids' Creative Writing Series: Drawing Animal Stories @ Laura's
Creative writing workshop series for kids, tweens, and teens. These workshops correspond to our Virtual Author Talk series with authors Kate DiCamillo, Max Brallier, Elizabeth Acevedo, and Dan Santat. Drawing Animal Stories Graphic novel author/illustrator duo Sara Goetter and Natalie Riess will lead participants in creating stories[...]
Arcade @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Arcade @ Laura’s
Jun 21 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Arcade  Meet up with friends at the library to play Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros! Feel free to bring your own gaming device as well. All ages welcome.
Library Birthday Celebration @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Library Birthday Celebration @ Laura’s
Jun 22 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Happy Birthday to our libraries! This year, Westbank turns the big 4-0, and Laura’s turns 15! Help us celebrate by decorating (and eating!) a cupcake, and by enjoying a special visit from Typewriter Rodeo! 11am to 1pm: Cupcake decorating 11am to 2pm: Typewriter Rodeo
Tiny Tails to You @ Laura’s 11:00 AM
Tiny Tails to You @ Laura’s
Jun 23 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
It’ll be cuteness overload at this Tiny Tails storytime and petting zoo! Enjoy some fun stories and meet adorable animals, ask questions, and learn all about these cool critters. 11am Storytime 12:30 Petting Zoo
Board Games @ Westbank 11:00 AM
Board Games @ Westbank
Jun 25 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Kids and adults alike are welcome to come play games upstairs at Westbank! We have lots of games available, but you’re welcome to bring an old favorite or one you’ve been wanting to try for the first time. Meet up with friends or make new ones there!
Pajama Storytime @ Westbank 6:00 PM
Pajama Storytime @ Westbank
Jun 25 @ 6:00 PM
Get comfy in your favorite pajamas, grab your cuddliest sleepy toy, and join us for some bedtime stories. The milk and cookies are on us!
Kids’ Creative Writing Series: Drawing Graphic Novel Adventure Stories @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Kids’ Creative Writing Series: Drawing Graphic Novel Adventure Stories @ Laura’s
Jun 27 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Creative writing workshop series for kids, tweens, and teens. These workshops correspond to our Virtual Author Talk series with authors Kate DiCamillo, Max Brallier, Elizabeth Acevedo, and Dan Santat. Drawing Graphic Novel Adventure Stories Participants will look at examples of graphic novel adventure stories by Max Brallier[...]
Creative Exploration @ Westbank 1:00 PM
Creative Exploration @ Westbank
Jun 29 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Create art with a variety of mediums (markers, crayons, colored pencils, daubers, watercolors). Turn on your imagination and meet friends at this fun program!
Percussion Things @ Laura’s 1:00 PM
Percussion Things @ Laura’s
Jun 29 @ 1:00 PM
Percussion Things @ Laura's
Percussion Things with Len Barnett and Cathy Whiteman Percussion Things uses stories, drumming, and family-focused sketch comedy in a high-energy, fast-paced, interactive program. Led by Len Barnett and Cathy Whiteman, this program shares a love of rhythm and world cultures with audiences of all ages. Get ready[...]