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  3. Tue Dec. 12

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Young Author's Writing Contest Winners

Congratulations to all the participants and winners! Below are the winning top three stories in each category. Take a minute and read them. Some are scary while some are adventurous!  This would not be possible without the Friends of the Library. THANK YOU!

8-10 Age Category Winners

1st Place: Into the Forest by Hannah Hibbard

2nd Place: Chickville by Annabelle Wetzel

3rd Place: Mermaid Match by Emma Bear

11-12 Age Category Winners

1st Place: Time Jumpers by Megan Layton

2nd Place: Vine by Katrina Allen

3rd Place: The Mission by Rylynn Smith

13+ Age Category Winners

1st Place: The Talking Board by Camryn Ruiz

2nd Place: The Quiggard of Zyd by A.K. Mitchell

3rd Place: Ember by Emmalyn Aley

Teddy Bear and Stuffed Friends Sleepover 2017

Children ages 12 and under were invited to bring their teddy bears and stuffed friends for a sleepover at the library.  Video cameras caught the teddy bears and stuffed friends getting into mischief.  Enjoy!

Happenings in Children's

We have a lot of things happening in the Children's area.  Scroll down the page to find information on the program you're interested in, or call us at 657-8256

Beary Merry Holiday

Dec 1st - Dec 23rd

Two special bears will be visiting the library this holiday season! Snowflake and Jingle Bell will be spending time in Children's Services. They plan on having a few adventures while they are here and we're sure our security camera will see what they are doing!  Stop by the Children's desk daily to view the picture of what the bears did the night before. Use the picture to find the Snowflake and Jingle Bell located somewhere in the Children's area.Tell the Librarian where you found the Snowflake and Jingle Bell to earn an entry into a drawing for a chance to win a prize! You may enter daily from December 1st to December 23rd.

Tween STEAM Coding

Wednesday, December 13th 

4:00-5:00 pm Computer Classroom

  • 9-12 year olds 
  • Use elements of coding to learn how to make your own video game!
  • Registration is required!  Call 657-8256 or stop by the Children's Desk!

Jr. Science Club Coding

Thursday, December 14th

4:00-5:00 pm Computer Classroom

  • 6-8 year olds and their adult
  • Learn what scratch coding is
  • Create everything from their own game to new ideas.
  • Registration is required.  Call 657-8256 or stop by the Children's Desk to register. 

Make and Take Ornament Craft

Monday, December 11th

3:00 - 4:45 pm Craft Corner

  • All children welcome
  • Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult
  • No registration required

Family Trivia Night - Science

Tuesday, December 19th 

7:00-8:30 pm Community Room

  • Bring the family 
  • Enjoy snacks, prizes and fun!
  • Call 657-8290 to sign up your team

Kids Books to Movies

December 26th - 30th 

2pm in the Story Tower

Watch a movie based on a book.  

Stay for the whole movie, and be entered 

into a drawing for a copy of the movie and the book. 

  • Tuesday, Dec 26th: Beauty and the Beast (live action)
  • Wednesday, Dec 27th: Captain Underpants
  • Thursday, Dec 28th: Middle School
  • Friday, Dec 29th: Boss Baby
  • Saturday, Dec 30th: Little Prince