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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, July 25
@ 11 a.m.
Free Draw
Come draw on our tables! We will set out kraft paper, crayons, and pencils on some of our Children's Room tables to allow you to explore your imagination, draw, and create!
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 25
@ 11:30 a.m.
Babies Book Club
Join us Mondays at 11:30am for a lapsit book club just for babies! In this club you will get to introduce your baby to the world of books and songs led by our Children's Room staff. Each child will receive a special treat during the last session of every month. This program is for babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. For older children: check out our Toddler Storytime (18months-3 years) on Tuesdays at 11:30am and Preschool Storytime (3-5 Years) Thursdays at 11:30am!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, July 25
@ 12 noon
Open Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, July 25
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and get the additional time you need.
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Mon, July 25
@ 5 p.m.
Teen Lounge @ George Bruce
Every Monday and Wednesday teens take over the George Bruce basement. Play Yu-Gi-Oh, craft, bring down a laptop, grab some snacks, grab your friends and just chill out! Use the time to relax, unwind, and get to know new and old friends! Have ideas for what you want to do at the library? Share them with us at Teen Time! Library staff is always welcome to ideas and suggestions, big and small, so let us know what you wish the library could offer, and it just might happen! Save the dates: Wednesd…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 26
@ 11 a.m.
Free Draw
Come draw on our tables! We will set out kraft paper, crayons, and pencils on some of our Children's Room tables to allow you to explore your imagination, draw, and create!
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Facebook Basics
Need some help navigataing Facebook? Catch up with friends and family, share photos, and much more on the popular online social network.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
Tue, July 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Toddler Storytime
Join us every Tuesday at 11:30am for Toddler Time! Enjoy age appropriate stories, rhymes, singalongs and activities for you and your toddler. This program is for Toddlers ages 18 months-3 years and their caregivers. All children must be accompanied by an adult. For younger children, check out our Babies Book Club Mondays at 11:30am for babies 0-18 months old. For older children, check out Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 11:30am for ages 3-5 years old!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, July 26
@ 12 noon
Open Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, July 26
@ 2 p.m.
Coloring Page Tuesdays
Come color with us every Tuesday after school! Starting at 2pm we will provide access to crayons and a variety of coloring pages for kids to color their own masterpieces!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, July 26
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Tue, July 26
@ 4 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Tue, July 26
@ 5 p.m.
Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and get the additional time you need.
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Wed, July 27
@ 11 a.m.
Open Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, July 27
@ 11 a.m.
Free Draw
Come draw on our tables! We will set out kraft paper, crayons, and pencils on some of our Children's Room tables to allow you to explore your imagination, draw, and create!
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 27
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All Star!
Join us every Wednesday in July and August for our Summer Reading Club: Camp Read! Team up with the Library this Summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-on creative programs at the George Bruce Library. Enjoy snacks, games, & activities while talking about all of the awesome books you're reading this summer and get recommendations for great books to read from our librarians! Sessions Include: Ninja Party! Nursery…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 27
@ 4 p.m.
Camp Read! Summer Reading Club
Join us every Wednesday for fun activities, snacks & book recommendations! Our regular Kids' Book Club will continue throughout the summer on July 20th and August 17th at 4pm as part of Camp Read. July Kids' Book Club Book:El Deafo by Cece Bell August Kids' Book Club Book: TBA
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 27
@ 5 p.m.
Teen Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament
Calling all gamers: challenge your friends in a Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament this summer! Find out who will be the next George Bruce Library Yu-Gi-Oh Champion! Tournament is open to teens ages 12-18. Players must bring their own deck of cards in order to play, all others are welcome to hang out, watch the matches, listen to music & enjoy the snacks! Save the date: The next Teen Tournament will be on Wednesday July 27th at 5pm!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, July 27
@ 5 p.m.
Gaming for Kids
Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool games on our Wii U or PS3! Recommended for children ages 5-11.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 27
@ 5 p.m.
Teen Lounge @ George Bruce
Every Monday and Wednesday teens take over the George Bruce basement. Play Yu-Gi-Oh, craft, bring down a laptop, grab some snacks, grab your friends and just chill out! Use the time to relax, unwind, and get to know new and old friends! Have ideas for what you want to do at the library? Share them with us at Teen Time! Library staff is always welcome to ideas and suggestions, big and small, so let us know what you wish the library could offer, and it just might happen! Save the dates: Wednesd…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, July 28
@ 11 a.m.
Free Draw
Come draw on our tables! We will set out kraft paper, crayons, and pencils on some of our Children's Room tables to allow you to explore your imagination, draw, and create!
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Advanced MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables,text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Thu, July 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Preschool Storytime
Join us every Thursday at 11:30am for Preschool Storytime! This program includes interactive stories and activities that will help foster a love of learning through reading, singing, talking, and playing! This program is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For younger children, check out our Babies Book Club Mondays at 11:30am for babies 0-18 months old and Toddler Storytime Tuesdays at 11:30am for Toddlers 18months-3 years.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, July 28
@ 12 noon
Open Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, July 28
@ 2 p.m.
Lego Lounge
Unstructured and open-ended free play time with Lego Bricks! Use your imagination to build whatever you wish!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, July 28
@ 5 p.m.
Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Thursday we'll take over the computer lab for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 29
@ 10 a.m.
Open Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 10 a.m.
Free Draw
Come draw on our tables! We will set out kraft paper, crayons, and pencils on some of our Children's Room tables to allow you to explore your imagination, draw, and create!
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 3 p.m.
Color, Paint, & Draw
Kids of all ages will stretch their creativity as we explore different materials every week to create a process-based art project. Process art focuses on the process of creativity, interacting with, and manipulating the materials, with less emphasis on the finished product. This workshop is all about having FUN and exploring art. Some weeks may be messy, disposable smocks are availiable, but please dress for a mess! *Young children should be accompanied by a caregiver. *Space and supplies…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, July 30
@ 10 a.m.
Saturday Board Games!
Join us in the George Bruce Library Children's Room to play and enjoy classics board games, and card games, of all types and skill levels. (Ages: 3-12)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, July 30
@ 10 a.m.
Free Draw
Come draw on our tables! We will set out kraft paper, crayons, and pencils on some of our Children's Room tables to allow you to explore your imagination, draw, and create!
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 1
@ 11:30 a.m.
Babies Book Club
Join us Mondays at 11:30am for a lapsit book club just for babies! In this club you will get to introduce your baby to the world of books and songs led by our Children's Room staff. Each child will receive a special treat during the last session of every month. This program is for babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. For older children: check out our Toddler Storytime (18months-3 years) on Tuesdays at 11:30am and Preschool Storytime (3-5 Years) Thursdays at 11:30am!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, August 1
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and get the additional time you need.
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Mon, August 1
@ 5 p.m.
Teen Lounge @ George Bruce
Every Monday and Wednesday teens take over the George Bruce basement. Play Yu-Gi-Oh, craft, bring down a laptop, grab some snacks, grab your friends and just chill out! Use the time to relax, unwind, and get to know new and old friends! Have ideas for what you want to do at the library? Share them with us at Teen Time! Library staff is always welcome to ideas and suggestions, big and small, so let us know what you wish the library could offer, and it just might happen! Save the dates: Wednesd…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, August 2
@ 11:30 a.m.
Toddler Storytime
Join us every Tuesday at 11:30am for Toddler Time! Enjoy age appropriate stories, rhymes, singalongs and activities for you and your toddler. This program is for Toddlers ages 18 months-3 years and their caregivers. All children must be accompanied by an adult. For younger children, check out our Babies Book Club Mondays at 11:30am for babies 0-18 months old. For older children, check out Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 11:30am for ages 3-5 years old!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, August 2
@ 2 p.m.
Coloring Page Tuesdays
Come color with us every Tuesday after school! Starting at 2pm we will provide access to crayons and a variety of coloring pages for kids to color their own masterpieces!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, August 2
@ 5 p.m.
Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and get the additional time you need.
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Wed, August 3
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All Star!
Join us every Wednesday in July and August for our Summer Reading Club: Camp Read! Team up with the Library this Summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-on creative programs at the George Bruce Library. Enjoy snacks, games, & activities while talking about all of the awesome books you're reading this summer and get recommendations for great books to read from our librarians! Sessions Include: Ninja Party! Nursery…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 3
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All Star!
Join us every Wednesday in July and August for our Summer Reading Club: Camp Read! Team up with the Library this Summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-on creative programs at the George Bruce Library. Enjoy snacks, games, & activities will talking about all of the awesome books you're reading this summer and get recommendations for great books to read from our librarians! Sessions Include: Ninja Party! Nursery…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 3
@ 4 p.m.
Camp Read! Summer Reading Club
Join us every Wednesday for fun activities, snacks & book recommendations! Our regular Kids' Book Club will continue throughout the summer on July 20th and August 17th at 4pm as part of Camp Read. July Kids' Book Club Book:El Deafo by Cece Bell August Kids' Book Club Book: TBA
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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