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Fingerprinting 101 on June 24

Come hang out with officers from the Lawrence Police Department. Learn how the pros lift fingerprints and maybe even try it yourself!

Full event info here.

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Tuesday Tucks Me In

Tuesday, June 16, 7:00 pm, in the Auditorium.

Come meet Tuesday! New York Times bestselling author, Luis Carlos Montalván and Tuesday will read their widely acclaimed children’s book, Tuesday Tucks Me In. Learn about the beneficial and beautiful relationship Capt. Luis has with his hero, and service dog, Tuesday.

Copies of Until Tuesday and Tuesday Tucks Me In will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of The Raven Bookstore. Our Tail Wagging Reader dogs will be here to celebrate the event and the Humane Society will also be on site with pets looking for their forever homes.

 

 

Drones on June 20th

Learn  from our local drone expert David Klamet as he programs and flies his own home-made drone. Then try your hand at piloting a drone around the auditorium.

Full event info can be found here.

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Teens’ Top 10 Book Club on June 11

We are one of only 15 teen book clubs in the country who get to nominate titles for Teens’ Top Ten, YALSA’s teen choice book award! Instead of everyone reading the same book, you’ll be able to choose from advanced reader copies and brand new releases from over 30 publishers. Come grab a book and find out how it works!

Plus, find out how to use your book club reviews to earn extra grand prize entries!

Full Event Info Can Be Found Here

Super T-Shirt Making on June 17th

Take your costume to the next level with a customized hero or villain logo. Bring a t-shirt and a few ideas and we’ll help you make a pattern and paint on a colorful design.

 

Come to all of our costume programs!

Hairbands or Lightning Shoes: Wed., July 1, 2:30pm

COSTUME CONTEST!  Wed., July 22, 2:30pm

Event information can be found here.

Sherlock Scavenger Hunt on June 13th

You play the detective as you solve a murder mystery around the Library Plaza and Watson Park. Find each clue to solve the mystery and prove your sleuthing abilities.

The hunt will start just outside the library on the plaza (between the library and the parking garage.) Come by 2:30 to hear all the instructions!

Full Event Info can be found here.

Pizza Gardening on June 10th

The Master Gardeners are here to help us plant the ingredients we need for our own Pizza or Salsa.  Each person will make a basic gardening container and some tips on how they could expand it on their own. We’ll also talk about herbs, tomatoes, peppers and onions. Plus fresh samples of herbs to smell and taste AND a delicious snack.

Full Event Info can be found here.