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LEGO Club

SAT | Jul 30 | 4- 5 PM | Ages 5-11 | Auditorium

Everything is awesome at Lego Club! Register for LEGO Club at the children’s desk or call 785-843-3833. 

 

Thursday Performer: Parasol Puppets

You’ll have a front row seat to some free, all-ages fun when you sit down to watch Parasol Puppets’ READY, SET, PUPPETS!

On Thursday, July 28 puppeteer Peter Allen is giving two performances—11 AM and 2 PM—using four different styles of puppetry to illustrate the classic tale of The Tortoise and the Hare.

amily audiences will enjoy seeing the familiar story told with shadow puppets, string puppets, hand puppets, and rod puppets. The performance includes a demonstration of how each type of puppet is built and operated. Met up in the Library Auditorium!

Kidsapalooza: Big Games and Healthy Snacks

WED | Jul 27 | 2-3 PM | Ages 5-6 |  Auditorium

Michael Bradley will lead kids and parents in playing group games that encourage cooperation, creativity, and self-expression. Then, snacks! Registration required. Call (785) 843-3833 or register in person at the Children’s Desk.

 

Firedog

THU | Jul 14 | 11 AM-12 PM & 2-3 PM | All Ages  | Auditorium

Have you ever heard of the Hellbender Salamander or the Machiguenga tribe of the Pidi Pidi? Well, get ready to walk into the high energy world of the band FIRE DOG. School’s out for summer, so come dance with us!

The Big Friendly Read Aloud

TUESDAYS | Jun & Jul | 2– 3 PM | Readers’ Theater | Ages 6-11

Get cozy and comfy because we’re reading our way through The BFG this summer! Weekly installments with crafts and snacks. It’s sure to be a hit! Registration required. Call (785) 843-3833 or register in person at the Children’s Desk.

 

StoryWalk®

May 26-Aug 19 | Burcham Park River Trail

Get your walking shoes and strollers ready! During the months of summer reading you can take a stroll and read the book I Went Walking by Sue Williams all along the Burcham Park River Trail. The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration the Kellogg Hubbard Library. Storywalk®is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.

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