December 2017

Family/All Ages Preschool School-age Kids Teens Adults Book Sale

December

Toddler Tales

Friday, December 01, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

CANCELLED - Beatz 4 Kidz Music Workshop

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Learn music concepts like rhythm, note-reading, and ear-training with the Crescendo arts organization from the University of Illinois.

Join us for this monthly series on:
Sep. 19
Oct. 17
Nov. 21
Dec. 5

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

DIY Kids: Origami Fidget Spinner

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Make your own origami fidget spinner at our weekly do-it-yourself program for school-age kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Babies Love Books

Thursday, December 07, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Teen Scene

Thursday, December 07, 2017

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Hang out at the Douglass Branch and try out activities and projects just for teens.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Toddler Tales

Friday, December 08, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Table Talk Book Club

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

6:30 PM — 7:30 PM

Join our casual monthly get-togethers to talk about books by contemporary African American writers. New members are welcome; call 403-2090 for more information. Books for this fall are:

Sep. 12: I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan
Oct. 10: The New Jim Crow by M. Alexander
Nov. 14: The Girl Who Fell From the Sky by Heidi W. Durrow
Dec. 12: Catching a Story Fish by Janice N. Harrington

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

DIY Kids: Indoor Snow

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Build a mini-snowman when you make "snow-dough" at our weekly do-it-yourself program for school-age kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Babies Love Books

Thursday, December 14, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Toddler Tales

Friday, December 15, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Beatz 4 Kidz Music Workshop

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Learn music concepts like rhythm, note-reading, and ear-training with the Crescendo arts organization from the University of Illinois.

Join us for this monthly series on:
Sep. 19
Oct. 17
Nov. 21
Dec. 19

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

DIY Kids: Giant Cardboard Dice

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Make your own giant dice at our weekly do-it-yourself program for school-age kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Babies Love Books

Thursday, December 21, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Toddler Tales

Friday, December 22, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

DIY Kids: December Rewind

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Miss something this month? You get a second chance at our December do-it-yourself activities for school-age kids at this special "rewind" day.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Babies Love Books

Thursday, December 28, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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December

Toddler Tales

Friday, December 29, 2017

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

DIY Kids: Snowy Day Crafts

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Join us for snow-themed crafts at our weekly do-it-yourself activity for kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Babies Love Books

Thursday, January 04, 2018

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Teen Scene

Thursday, January 04, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Hang out at the Douglass Branch and try out activities and projects just for teens.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Toddler Tales

Friday, January 05, 2018

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Table Talk Book Club

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

6:30 PM — 7:30 PM

Join our casual monthly get-togethers to talk about books by contemporary African American writers. New members are welcome; call 403-2090 for more information. Books for this fall are:

Jan. 9: Lies My Teacher Told Me by J. Loewen
Feb. 13: Queen Sugar by Natalie Baszile
Mar. 13: Sin of a Woman by Kimberla Lawson Roby
Apr. 10: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead – Note: This is a joint meeting with the library's other book clubs and will be held at the Main Library (200 W. Green Street, Robeson Pavilion Room A/B
May 8: No book discussion. We will meet to select the books for next season.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

DIY Kids: Paper Fox

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Make a cute fox out of fan paper at our weekly do-it-yourself activity for kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Babies Love Books

Thursday, January 11, 2018

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Tech 4 Kids Open Lab

Thursday, January 11, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Drop in for a technology project or activity especially for school-age kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Toddler Tales

Friday, January 12, 2018

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

DIY Kids: Slime Time!

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Make your very own slime at our weekly do-it-yourself activity for kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Babies Love Books

Thursday, January 18, 2018

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Teen Scene

Thursday, January 18, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Hang out at the Douglass Branch and try out activities and projects just for teens.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Toddler Tales

Friday, January 19, 2018

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

DIY Kids: Rainbow Fish

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Make a fun rainbow fish that you can take home with you at our weekly do-it-yourself activity for kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Babies Love Books

Thursday, January 25, 2018

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Tech 4 Kids Open Lab

Thursday, January 25, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Drop in for a technology project or activity especially for school-age kids.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

Toddler Tales

Friday, January 26, 2018

10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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January

DIY Kids: January Rewind

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Miss something this month? You get a second chance at our January do-it-yourself activities for school-age kids at this special “rewind” day.

» Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, December 01, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                CANCELLED - Beatz 4 Kidz Music Workshop

                                Tuesday, December 05, 2017

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Learn music concepts like rhythm, note-reading, and ear-training with the Crescendo arts organization from the University of Illinois.

                                Join us for this monthly series on:
                                Sep. 19
                                Oct. 17
                                Nov. 21
                                Dec. 5

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                DIY Kids: Origami Fidget Spinner

                                Wednesday, December 06, 2017

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Make your own origami fidget spinner at our weekly do-it-yourself program for school-age kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                December

                                Babies Love Books

                                Thursday, December 07, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Teen Scene

                                Thursday, December 07, 2017

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Hang out at the Douglass Branch and try out activities and projects just for teens.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, December 08, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                December

                                Table Talk Book Club

                                Tuesday, December 12, 2017

                                6:30 PM — 7:30 PM

                                Join our casual monthly get-togethers to talk about books by contemporary African American writers. New members are welcome; call 403-2090 for more information. Books for this fall are:

                                Sep. 12: I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan
                                Oct. 10: The New Jim Crow by M. Alexander
                                Nov. 14: The Girl Who Fell From the Sky by Heidi W. Durrow
                                Dec. 12: Catching a Story Fish by Janice N. Harrington

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                December

                                DIY Kids: Indoor Snow

                                Wednesday, December 13, 2017

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Build a mini-snowman when you make "snow-dough" at our weekly do-it-yourself program for school-age kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                December

                                Babies Love Books

                                Thursday, December 14, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, December 15, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Beatz 4 Kidz Music Workshop

                                Tuesday, December 19, 2017

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Learn music concepts like rhythm, note-reading, and ear-training with the Crescendo arts organization from the University of Illinois.

                                Join us for this monthly series on:
                                Sep. 19
                                Oct. 17
                                Nov. 21
                                Dec. 19

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                DIY Kids: Giant Cardboard Dice

                                Wednesday, December 20, 2017

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Make your own giant dice at our weekly do-it-yourself program for school-age kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Babies Love Books

                                Thursday, December 21, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, December 22, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                DIY Kids: December Rewind

                                Wednesday, December 27, 2017

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Miss something this month? You get a second chance at our December do-it-yourself activities for school-age kids at this special "rewind" day.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Babies Love Books

                                Thursday, December 28, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                December

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, December 29, 2017

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                DIY Kids: Snowy Day Crafts

                                Wednesday, January 03, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Join us for snow-themed crafts at our weekly do-it-yourself activity for kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                January

                                Babies Love Books

                                Thursday, January 04, 2018

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                January

                                Teen Scene

                                Thursday, January 04, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Hang out at the Douglass Branch and try out activities and projects just for teens.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                January

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, January 05, 2018

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                January

                                Table Talk Book Club

                                Tuesday, January 09, 2018

                                6:30 PM — 7:30 PM

                                Join our casual monthly get-togethers to talk about books by contemporary African American writers. New members are welcome; call 403-2090 for more information. Books for this fall are:

                                Jan. 9: Lies My Teacher Told Me by J. Loewen
                                Feb. 13: Queen Sugar by Natalie Baszile
                                Mar. 13: Sin of a Woman by Kimberla Lawson Roby
                                Apr. 10: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead – Note: This is a joint meeting with the library's other book clubs and will be held at the Main Library (200 W. Green Street, Robeson Pavilion Room A/B
                                May 8: No book discussion. We will meet to select the books for next season.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                January

                                DIY Kids: Paper Fox

                                Wednesday, January 10, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Make a cute fox out of fan paper at our weekly do-it-yourself activity for kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                January

                                Babies Love Books

                                Thursday, January 11, 2018

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                Tech 4 Kids Open Lab

                                Thursday, January 11, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Drop in for a technology project or activity especially for school-age kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                January

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, January 12, 2018

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                DIY Kids: Slime Time!

                                Wednesday, January 17, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Make your very own slime at our weekly do-it-yourself activity for kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

                                Click for reminder, e-mail, and print options.

                                January

                                Babies Love Books

                                Thursday, January 18, 2018

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                Teen Scene

                                Thursday, January 18, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Hang out at the Douglass Branch and try out activities and projects just for teens.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, January 19, 2018

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                DIY Kids: Rainbow Fish

                                Wednesday, January 24, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Make a fun rainbow fish that you can take home with you at our weekly do-it-yourself activity for kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                Babies Love Books

                                Thursday, January 25, 2018

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Thursday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Monday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Introduce your baby to the joy of reading with stories, songs, and bounces for children from birth to 18 months of age, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                Tech 4 Kids Open Lab

                                Thursday, January 25, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Drop in for a technology project or activity especially for school-age kids.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                Toddler Tales

                                Friday, January 26, 2018

                                10:30 AM — 10:50 AM

                                Offered at the Douglass Branch Library every Friday at 10:30 am (and at the Main Library every Tuesday at 9:45, 10:15, and 10:45 am). Toddle in for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities designed to introduce pre-reading skills to children aged 18 to 36 months, with their parent or caregiver.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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                                January

                                DIY Kids: January Rewind

                                Wednesday, January 31, 2018

                                4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

                                Miss something this month? You get a second chance at our January do-it-yourself activities for school-age kids at this special “rewind” day.

                                » Douglass Branch Library, 504 E. Grove St., Douglass Branch Meeting Room

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