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Acting Funny

Wednesday, March 11, 3:30-4:30 pm, for ages 7-11. Improv games are a great way to exercise the body and the imagination.  Come act funny with us! Register at the desk or at 785-843-3833.

Teddy Bear Picnic with Meadowlark Music Together

Sunday, March 8, 3:00-4:30 pm, for ages 0-7 and families. Bring your Teddy Bears or other favorite lovey and a blanket for your family to sit on. Songs, movement, snacks, and fun – with a Bear theme – led by Karen Abraham of Meadowlark Music.meadowlark music together

Nutrition Carnival

Come one, come all to a nutrition carnival for ages 4 and up! Learn all about nutrition from local organizations who will provide interactive exhibits and games to make nutrition learning fun. We’ll have veggie verses with poet Topher Enneking, proper care for your organs with the OrganWise Guys, and a hula hooping workshop by the talented gals at HoopMamas. Learn what foods can help you stay active, think better, and stay on top of your game, just in time for spring!

Saturday, March 7

11:00am to 1:00pm

Library Auditorium

Kids in the Kitchen

Mondays, Mar 2, 9, 23, & 30, 4:00-5:30 pm, for ages 7-11. You will register for all four sessions, space is limited: 785-843-3833. Kids in the Kitchen is a four-week curriculum in which the children will safely create and sample delicious recipes, learning about safety, nutrition and food choices.  There will be no class on March 16 (Spring Break!)

This program is made possible by Harvester’s, United Way of Douglas County (Americorp Program), and the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department.

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RAL for Kids – Blue Balliett: Skype and Sundaes!

Saturday, February 28, 2:00-3:00 pm, for ages 7-11. For our grand finale event for Read Across Lawrence for Kids we’ll interview the author herself! Join us for a sundae topped with blue M&Ms (in honor of characters Calder and Petra!) and learn more about the author that brought us Chasing Vermeer!

Candy Construction

Wednesday, December 11, 3:30 – 4:30 pm, for ages 5 to 17. Who can make the coolest gingerbread (graham cracker) house at Lawrence Public Library? Join us for our 2nd annual Gingerbread House Day! All materials supplied. Register at 785-843-3833.