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May 2017

Tales With T.A.I.L.S.

May 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 22, 2017

Caring Hearts Pet Therapy program Tales with T.A.I.L.S. (Therapy Animals Increase Literacy Skills) seeks to improve children’s reading and communication skills with the assistance of registered therapy animal teams. The children are encouraged to read, engage, and connect with the pet. Bring your favorite book or two or choose one here at the library to share with one of our animal friends. Children will have the opportunity to read individually or in small groups with each of the animals at the session depending on the number of children registered and pets available. Animals are attentive…

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June 2017

Family Yoga

June 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 24, 2017

Join us for an interactive fabulous way to get fit for the whole family. Yoga, stretching, and coordination. All ages welcome; 30-45 minutes

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Cupcake/Cake Decorating Contest

June 3 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Cupcake/Cake (6 inch) Decorating Contest begins at 9:30 am Decorate your dessert as your favorite book. They need to be decorated before hand. They will be judged on appearance alone. Adults will also be able to register for Summer Reading. Children and Teen registration begins Tuesday, June 6.

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LEGO® Junior Maker Club

June 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Monday, repeating until August 21, 2017

LEGO® Junior Maker Club! Make, tinker, build, and explore with LEGO®. The Junior Maker club encourages children and families to take a hands-on, minds-on approach to "making" with the use of LEGO® bricks while tying in a love for reading. Hope to see you there! Made possible by a donation to the library by LEGO® Systems, Inc. and the Association for Library Services to Children.

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Storytime and Craft

June 6 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until August 22, 2017

Explore action rhymes, songs, and stories. After books, gather with us at the back table for a special activity. No registration is required and siblings are welcome. Infants will have an age appropriate activity instead of a craft. (Recommended for birth-age 6 with a caregiver. 30-45 minute storytime)

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World-Class Wednesdays- Build Your Environment

June 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 pm

Do you like bugs? Then you need to come this week to check out Ryan “The Bug Man” Bridge and his collection of assorted insects. With a passion for entomology (that means he likes bugs!) Ryan has been sharing his knowledge and creature collection for over 30 years! Come and see how incredible insects can be. Part of our World-Class Wednesdays and our Summer Reading Program

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Movie Theater Thursday-A Bug’s Life

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

A Bug’s Life (1998)- A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe. Voices of Kevin Spacey, Julia Loius-Dreyfus, and Dave Foley. Here is the A Bug’s Life trailer. Part of our weekly "Movie Theater Thursday" Summer Reading programing series.

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Book vs. Movie Discussion Group

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This summer we are having a monthly Discussion Group which will look at some of your favorite books/movies and discuss which one is superior! Thurs. June 15 from 6-7:30 pm- Miss Peregrine's House of Peculiar Children Thurs. July 13 from 6-7:30 pm- The Zookeeper's Wife Thurs. Aug. 17 from 6-7:30 pm- The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

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Movie Theater Thursday- Jump In

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Jump In (2007)- A teenage boxer who uncovers a hidden talent for double Dutch and, without telling his father, joins a jump-rope team made up of three teen girls. Here is the Jump In trailer. Part of our weekly “Movie Theater Thursday” Summer Reading programing series.

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Trivia Night

June 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 22, 2017

Join us May 26th for Star Wars Trivia The Library hosts a Trivia Night every month on the 4th Friday of the month. Teams of 3 to 5 people. The winning team will win a prize. Light refreshments will be provided. June- Trivial Pursuit July- Harry Potter Trivia August- Music Trivia September- Disney Trivia October- Star Trek Trivia November- Kids Trivia December- Winter Holiday Trivia

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Local Authors Discussion Group

June 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This discussion group is reading books by authors from right here in the Capital Region. It's a chance to read books by some local authors who will be visiting in library in the Fall. Mon. June 26 from 6-7:30pm- Edge of Death by John Benedict MD Mon. July 24 from 6-7:30pm- Under the Moon by Natalie J. Damschroder Mon. Aug. 28 from 6-7:30pm- The Newbie by Leta Hawk Then on Sat. Sept. 30 from 1 to 4 pm we host a local author panel, PA Q and A.  

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Movie Theater Thursday-Pollyanna

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Pollyanna (1960)- A young girl (Hayley Mills, who also starred in the Parent Trap) comes to an embittered town and confronts its attitude with her determination to see the best in life. Here is the Pollyanna trailer. Part of our weekly “Movie Theater Thursday” Summer Reading programing series.

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July 2017

Movie Theater Thursday- Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

July 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)- A boy, Charlie Bucket receives a Golden Ticket and visits Willy Wonka's (Gene Wilder) bizarre chocolate factory with four other children from around the world. Here is the Willy Wonka trailer. Part of our weekly “Movie Theater Thursday” Summer Reading programing series.

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Movie Theater Thursday-Kubo and the Two Strings

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)- An animated film brimming with stunning visuals. A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armor worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past. Here is the Kubo and the Two Strings trailer. Part of our weekly “Movie Theater Thursday” Summer Reading programing series.

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Book vs. Movie Discussion Group

July 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This summer we are having a monthly Discussion Group which will look at some of your favorite books/movies and discuss which one is superior! Thurs. June 15 from 6-7:30 pm- Miss Peregrine's House of Peculiar Children Thurs. July 13 from 6-7:30 pm- The Zookeeper's Wife Thurs. Aug. 17 from 6-7:30 pm- The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

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Movie Theater Thursday-LEGO Movie

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

LEGO Movie (2014)- An average Lego figure is mistaken for a legendary adventurer, and joins a league of superheros in order to defeat a ruthless tyrant. Here is the Lego Movie trailer. Part of our weekly “Movie Theater Thursday” Summer Reading programing series.  

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Local Authors Discussion Group

July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This discussion group is reading books by authors from right here in the Capital Region. It's a chance to read books by some local authors who will be visiting in library in the Fall. Mon. June 26 from 6-7:30pm- Edge of Death by John Benedict MD Mon. July 24 from 6-7:30pm- Under the Moon by Natalie J. Damschroder Mon. Aug. 28 from 6-7:30pm- The Newbie by Leta Hawk Then on Sat. Sept. 30 from 1 to 4 pm we host a local author panel, PA Q and A.

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Movie Theater Thursday-Big Hero 6

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Big Hero 6 (2014) A special friendship develops between a plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. Here is the Big Hero 6 trailer. Part of our weekly “Movie Theater Thursday” Summer Reading programing series.  

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August 2017

Book vs. Movie Discussion Group

August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This summer we are having a monthly Discussion Group which will look at some of your favorite books/movies and discuss which one is superior! Thurs. June 15 from 6-7:30 pm- Miss Peregrine's House of Peculiar Children Thurs. July 13 from 6-7:30 pm- The Zookeeper's Wife Thurs. Aug. 17 from 6-7:30 pm- The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

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Local Authors Discussion Group

August 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This discussion group is reading books by authors from right here in the Capital Region. It's a chance to read books by some local authors who will be visiting in library in the Fall. Mon. June 26 from 6-7:30pm- Edge of Death by John Benedict MD Mon. July 24 from 6-7:30pm- Under the Moon by Natalie J. Damschroder Mon. Aug. 28 from 6-7:30pm- The Newbie by Leta Hawk Then on Sat. Sept. 30 from 1 to 4 pm we host a local author panel, PA Q and A.

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September 2017

PA Author Q and A

September 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Several local authors will speak about a variety of topics. There will be a question and answer period with each of the authors. The authors will be selling and signing their books. The authors are: Jeffry W. Johnston, author of YA novels "The Truth and "Fragments" Natalie Damschroder, author of romantic adventures "The Color of Courage," and "Aftershocks." Leta Hawk, author of YA novels "School Spirit" and 'The Newbie" Charlie “The Spaniard” Brenneman, author of autobiography "Driven: My Unlikely Journey from Classroom to Cage" Misty Simon, author of mysteries "Desperately Seeking Salvage" and "Poison Ivy,"…

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