Monthly Archives: July 2017

Summer Reading: July 31-Aug 4

diversityBabies Boogie (Birth-2 years): Monday, July 31 at 10 AM

20 minutes of stories and songs for our youngest friends.

Harry Potter Reading Marathon: Monday, July 31, 10 AM until we finish

Join us as we read Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone from start to finish.  Come for a chapter or the whole book.  When we finish, we will celebrate Harry’s birthday with a cake.  To sign up to read, contact Ms. Nicole at nhusbands@ivpl.org.

Build Bridges to our Neighbors (PreK-K): Tuesday, Aug 1 at 10 AM OR Wednesday, Aug 2 at 7 PM

Celebrate our diverse community by experiencing folk tales, music and foods from around the globe.

Leap into Science Family Workshop (All ages): Wednesday, Aug 2 at 2 PM

Explore the science of magentism with books and hands-on activities.

Family Bingo and Game Night (All ages): Thursday, Aug 3 at 7 PM

Come play Bingo to win books and other small prizes.  Board games will also be available and snacks will be served.

Lunch Bunch (All ages): Friday, Aug 4 at 11:30 AM

Join us at the Telford Park Pavilion for stories and songs with family and friends.  Bring a lunch and a blanket to sit on.

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Summer Reading: July 24-29

astronautBabies Boogie (Birth-2 years): Monday, July 24 at 10 AM

20 minutes of stories and songs for our youngest friends.

Make it Monday Building Club (All ages): Monday, July 24, 2-4 PM

Come build with a variety of materials, incluing Legos, K’Nex, and Magnatiles. This week we will have a free build.

Build a Better You (PreK-K): Tuesday, July 25 at 10 AM OR Wednesday, July 26 at 7 PM

Join us for activities that stretch our minds, exercise our bodies and fuel them with a healthy snack.

Leap into Science Family Workshop (All ages): Wednesday, July 26 at 2 PM

Explore the science of structures with books and hands-on activities.

Life in Space (All ages): Thursday, July 27 at 7 PM

A scientist from the Franklin Institute will explain what it’s like to live in space.

Lunch Bunch (All ages): Friday, July 28 at 11:30 AM

Join us at the Telford Park Pavilion for stories and songs with family and friends.  Bring a lunch and a blanket to sit on.

 

Summer Reading: July 17-22

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Make and Take: Build a Balloon Car

Stop by the library starting Monday, July 17 to pick up everything you will need to build your very own balloon-powered car.

Lunch Bunch (All ages): Friday, July 21 at 11:30 AM

Join us at the Telford Park Pavilion for stories and songs with family and friends.  Bring a lunch and a blanket to sit on.

 

Summer Reading: July 10-15

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Babies Boogie (Birth-2 years): Monday, July 10 at 10 AM

20 minutes of stories and songs for our youngest friends.

Make it Monday Building Club (All ages): Monday, July 10, 2-4 PM

Come build with a variety of materials, incluing Legos, K’Nex, and Magnatiles  While supplies last, we will be building Fidget Spinners.  Free build is also available.

Building is Fun BINGO (PreK-K):

Tuesday, July 11 at 10 AM OR Wednesday, July 13 at 7 PM

Spot your favorite construction tools on your BINGO card to win books or other small prizes.  No hard hats needed but come in your work clothes.

How to Build a Storm (All ages): Wednesday, July 12 at 2 PM

Explore the science of weather with the Franklin Institute.  Learn the makings of a storm, the secrets behind thunder and lightning, and watch weather come alive.

Build a Better World for Animals with Aark (All ages): Thursday, July 13 at 7 PM

Learn how Aark Animal Rescue protects wildlife in our own backyard.

Lunch Bunch (All ages): Friday, July 14 at 11:30 AM

Join us at the Telford Park Pavilion for stories and songs with family and friends.  Bring a lunch and a blanket to sit on.

Read-a-thon: Saturday, July 15, 10 AM to 5 PM

Help us raise money for Alex’s Lemonade Stand by reading.  Pick up a sponsor sheet at the library or print one here.  Ask friends and family to sponsor your reading.  Then, stop by the library to read and enjoy some snacks.  All participants will be entered into a drawing to win a free copy of the book, Alex and the Amazing Lemonade Stand.