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Events & Programs for All Ages

Meet your friends at the Library to learn new skills or just for fun! Find out what’s going on at your Library.
E.g., 2014-08-22
E.g., 2014-08-22
Adult Program
Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One
Acreage Branch
Thu, Aug 28, 6:00 pm

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

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Acreage Branch Fantasy Football: Live Draft
Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 02, 6:00 pm

We’re gearing up for a fun-filled season of competition with our first Acreage Branch NFL Fantasy Football League. Assemble the ultimate roster and get acquainted with fellow league members at our kick-off session. All skill levels welcome. Ages 18 & up. (2 hr.)

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Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Acreage Branch
Thu, Sep 04, 2:00 pm

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing, or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

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Acoustic Java Jam
Acreage Branch
Sat, Sep 06, 2:00 pm

Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.)

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Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Acreage Branch
Mon, Sep 08, 10:00 am

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing, or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

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Sit 'n' Stitch Crochet Club
Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 09, 5:00 pm

Learn the fundamentals of crochet, bring your knitting, work on current projects, and share ideas with the group. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (90 min.)

Board Game Day!
Acreage Branch
Sat, Sep 13, 2:00 pm

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon playing a variety of classic and contemporary board games. All ages. (2 hr.)

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Sit 'n' Stitch Crochet Club
Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 16, 5:00 pm

Learn the fundamentals of crochet, bring your knitting, work on current projects, and share ideas with the group. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (90 min.)

Banned Books Week: Movie
Acreage Branch
Sun, Sep 21, 2:00 pm

©Universal Pictures. Banned Books Week celebrates the freedom to read and recognizes the ongoing struggle against censorship. Experience the big screen adaptation of an often-banned classic novel. (129 min.) Not rated.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 23, 2:00 pm

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing, or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

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Banned Books Week Bingo
Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 24, 6:00 pm

Celebrate your freedom to read freely with a fun and informative game of “Banned Books Bingo.” (60 min.)

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Election Time 2014: Know the Issues!
Acreage Branch
Fri, Sep 26, 3:00 pm

State Constitutional Amendments and local ballot questions will be voted on during the upcoming election. Todd Bonlarron, of the County’s Legislative Affairs Department, will offer a clear explanation of what each of these initiatives means to you, the taxpayer. (60 min.)

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Música Tropical con el Grupo Alegro (Tropical Music with Grupo Alegro)
Acreage Branch
Sun, Sep 28, 3:00 pm

domingo, 28 de septiembre, 3:00 p.m. El Grupo Alegro interpreta la música tropical de varios países de Latinoamérica. Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. Grupo Alegro performs tropical music from various Latin American countries. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.)

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Children's Program
Musical Tykes
Acreage Branch
Wed, Aug 27, 2:30 pm

Do you love to singalong to our story time songs? Join a jam session with all our favorites and lots of musical instruments for you to play as we keep the music going. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Club Pokémon
Acreage Branch
Wed, Aug 27, 6:30 pm

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Me, Marvelous Me! with Mother Goose
Acreage Branch
Sat, Aug 30, 1:30 pm

Mother Goose is coming to visit with songs, interactive rhymes and hands-on, fast-paced enjoyment for 2 to 6 year olds. Bring your smile and wear comfortable clothes to wiggle, clap and have oodles of fun. Ages 2-6. (45 min.)

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Grandparents' Day
Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 03, 11:15 am

Come join us to celebrate this special day by making a picture frame craft to preserve the precious memories of you and your grandparents. Enjoy music and snacks. Ages 2-5. (60 min.)

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American Girl: Lanie
Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 03, 4:00 pm

Become inspired by Lanie as we discover the wonder of nature that lives in our own backyard. Ages 6-12. (60 min.)

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2014 McDonald's Reading Challenge: Ronald McDonald Show
Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 10, 3:30 pm

Reading is its own reward, but Ronald McDonald makes it fun with a magic and juggling show featuring lots of audience participation and stressing the importance of reading. All ages. (45 min.)

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Take It To the Bank
Acreage Branch
Thu, Sep 11, 3:30 pm

Put real-life skills to work on our Library Game Show! Have some fun with play money with games and contests to show you all about saving your money. Ages 6-10. (60-90 min.)

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Nutrition Train
Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 16, 3:15 pm

All aboard with games and crafts that help to build healthy food choices. Ages 4-7. (45 min.)

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Musical Tykes
Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 17, 2:30 pm

Do you have a favorite story time song or just love music? Come for a special all-musical jam session. We'll rock out with lots of instruments as we keep the music going. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Cuentame Un Cuento - Tell Me a Story with Carrie Sue Ayvar
Acreage Branch
Thu, Sep 18, 3:00 pm

Flowing seamlessly between Spanish and English, Carrie Sue Ayvar chooses from her large repertoire of personal and traditional tales to connect people, languages and cultures through her stories. Join us for a bilingual exploration of Hispanic Heritage through the Art of Storytelling. The journey begins with the simple phrase," Había una vez -- Once upon a time." All ages. (45 min.)

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Awesome Autumn
Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 24, 2:00 pm

Welcome autumn and celebrate harvest time as we learn about the science behind the season and make a fantastic fall themed craft. Ages 3-5. (60 min.)

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Family Movie Matinee
Acreage Branch
Sat, Sep 27, 2:30 pm

©Warner Bros. Build a great time into your day by making some amazing LEGO® creations while enjoying this well-crafted movie. All ages. (100 min.) PG

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Club Pokémon
Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 30, 6:30 pm

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Teen Program
Pizza Chat
Acreage Branch
Tue, Aug 26, 6:00 pm

Bring a book, comic, short story, fanfic, poem or manga you're reading. Chat with the group about it while enjoying warm pizza and cool drinks. Ages 12-17. (60-90 min.)

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Japanese Anime & Culture Club
Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 16, 6:00 pm

Hang out, watch anime, and eat snacks while you talk with friends and fans about all the coolest stuff from Japan. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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Teen Movie Night
Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 17, 5:30 pm

©Summit Entertainment. When you discover your faction will you accept your place or challenge it? Honor your chosen faction by decorating cookies then enjoy this apocalyptic adventure with popcorn and soda. Ages 12-17. (140 min.) PG-13

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Gamerz Nite
Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 23, 5:30 pm

Join a game of Yu-Gi-Oh!, play Smash Bros. or other Wii games, or try a new board game. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Pizza Chat
Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 24, 6:00 pm

Bring a book, comic, short story, fanfic or manga. Chat with the group about it while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12-17. (60-90 min.)

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Acting Up
Acreage Branch
Thu, Sep 25, 5:30 pm

Come hungry for drama, laughter and pizza as we play some cheesy theater games and work on basic acting skills. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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