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July-December 2014


Several of our upcoming programs are listed below. View all programs by branch, audience, or subject by clicking the links at left.


Monday, July 28, 2014

  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Brentwood Branch Library
    9:30 am for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Library Station
    10:00 am in the story hour room for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Brentwood Branch Library
    10:30 am for ages 3-6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Electricity and Magnetism
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
    1:00 pm to 2:30 pm in the upstairs meeting room for grades K-3.
    Is lightning exciting or just scary? How do you think explorers in the past found their way home? Is the earth a magnet? Scientists work to understand all these things and you can be a part of the action at the Missouri State University Phys Biz event. You'll make lightning, move metal without touching it and more. Then you’ll get to take home something you make yourself. Presented by the MSU Department of Physics, Astronomy and Materials Science. Registration starts July 14; call 862-0135.
  • KY3 for Kids Storybreak
    Republic Branch Library
    1:00 pm for all ages.
    Hear your favorite stories read by a KY3 news or weather personality. June 16: Lisa Rose; July 8: Sara Forhetz; July 15: Emily Wood; July 23: Ron Hearst; July 28: Abby Dyer.
  • Monday Madness: Sci-Fi Movie Day
    Library Center
    4:00 pm in the auditorium for grades 4-8.
    Watch "Treasure Planet," rated PG, a sci-fi spin on the beloved classic, "Treasure Island."
  • TED Talks to Blow Your Mind
    Offsite
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm for adults.
    Watch and discuss some of the most entertaining, inspiring and mind-blowing TED Talks about science and technology. In the Living Room at MaMa Jean’s Natural Market, 1727 S. Campbell.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Library Center
    9:30 am in the story hour room for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Library Station
    10:00 am in the story hour room for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Library Center
    10:15 am in the story hour room for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Strafford Branch Library
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Willard Branch Library
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Library Center
    11:15 am in the story hour room for ages 3-6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Library Station
    11:15 am in the story hour room for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Get Hooked on Loom Knitting
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
    4:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Learn to knit with a loom to create hats, scarves, wraps and more during this come-and-go program. Or, bring your own project and master your technique.
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