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Scholastic Book Sale -

When: Saturday, May 30, 2015 - All Day

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Your support of our Scholastic book sales enabled us to receive hundreds of new books that were added to our collection and used as prizes for our Summer Reading program!

Scholastic Book Sale -

When: Sunday, May 31, 2015 - All Day

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Your support of our Scholastic book sales enabled us to receive hundreds of new books that were added to our collection and used as prizes for our Summer Reading program!

Scholastic Book Sale -

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - All Day

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Your support of our Scholastic book sales enabled us to receive hundreds of new books that were added to our collection and used as prizes for our Summer Reading program!

Summer Reading explained to Parents! -

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Hours, Books, or days—what do I choose? Learn how to get the most out of the Summer Reading Program for your child and get all of your questions answered! Children may attend with you.

Books 'n Babies -

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 11 months. Babies with their parents will enjoy songs, rhymes, finger plays, a short book and play time. Even if your baby sleeps through the program, adults will enjoy learning new and old familiar songs while meeting other adults.

Summer Reading explained to Parents! -

When: Monday, June 01, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Hours, Books, or days—what do I choose? Learn how to get the most out of the Summer Reading Program for your child and get all of your questions answered! Children may attend with you.

Scholastic Book Sale -

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - All Day

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Your support of our Scholastic book sales enabled us to receive hundreds of new books that were added to our collection and used as prizes for our Summer Reading program!

Read, Build, Play with DUPLOS: Peekaboo Jungle -

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 – 6 with a parent. The Read, Build, Play program combines reading and building with LEGO DUPLO bricks. A Parent-Child interactive story and playtime.

PAWS to Read -

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 7 – 12. Read for 15 minutes to a therapy dog.

Scholastic Book Sale -

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - All Day

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Your support of our Scholastic book sales enabled us to receive hundreds of new books that were added to our collection and used as prizes for our Summer Reading program!

Safe Sitter -

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Lora Hussey and Olive Hoffman Rooms

Ages 11-13. Cost: $55. A course designed to teach babysitters how to be safe and nurturing caregivers, and how to handle children’s emergencies. Please bring a sack lunch.

Summer Chess Club -

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 5 - 12. Join the Chess Club at the Library every Wednesday in June to challenge your mind! It doesn't matter if you are a chess expert or don't even know how the pieces will move, we will find a place for you!

Scholastic Book Sale -

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - All Day

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Your support of our Scholastic book sales enabled us to receive hundreds of new books that were added to our collection and used as prizes for our Summer Reading program!

Family Math and Science Night -

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Family. Participate in a number of interactive science, art and math activities in stations throughout Youth Services. Science Ambassadors from Dow AgroSciences will be available to talk to you about careers in science and will design activities for the advanced students.

Scholastic Book Sale -

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - All Day

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Your support of our Scholastic book sales enabled us to receive hundreds of new books that were added to our collection and used as prizes for our Summer Reading program!

Duck Hero Races -

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Lora Hussey and Olive Hoffman Rooms

Ages Birth - 12 years. Read 3 hours/books/days to register for Summer Reading and receive a hero duck to race down our special derby track.

Touch a Truck -

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ages Birth - 12 years. Walk to Eagle Elementary School parking lot to see big machines and everyday heroes up close! If the weather is bad, we will show the movie "Paddington" at 10 AM in the Library instead.

KidzArt Drop-in Craft -

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Ages 3 - 12. Drop in and make a craft with staff from KidzArt.

Special Guests! Clifford and Geronimo Stilton -

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Family. Stop by Youth Services and meet Clifford and Geronimo Stilton.

Face Painting -

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Family.

Animal Heroes with the Zion Nature Center -

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 12. Come discover Animal Heroes, some that may even be in your backyard!

Star Wars: Heroes and Villains -

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 5 - 12. Drop in for Star Wars crafts.

Scholastic Book Sale -

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - All Day

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Your support of our Scholastic book sales enabled us to receive hundreds of new books that were added to our collection and used as prizes for our Summer Reading program!

Books 'n Babies -

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 11 months. Babies with their parents will enjoy songs, rhymes, finger plays, a short book and play time. Even if your baby sleeps through the program, adults will enjoy learning new and old familiar songs while meeting other adults.

Daring Dogs -

When: Monday, June 08, 2015 - 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: Lora Hussey Room

Family. Come watch incredible Portuguese Water Dogs perform their amazing feats of agility. These dogs have been part of our PAWS to Read program.

LIVE!: The Elephant and Piggie Show -

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Family. Come and see Mo Willem's Gerald and Piggie onstage, acting out their fun stories. Silliness abounds!

LIVE!: The Elephant and Piggie Show -

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Family. Come and see Mo Willem's Gerald and Piggie onstage, actin out their fun stories. Silliness abounds!

Thumbprint Art -

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 9 - 12. Can you make cartoon characters with only an ink thumbprint? Sure you can! Come and create some quirky characters with us.

Wonderful Wednesday Movies: WInnie the Pooh -

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 6. Bring a cup with a lid and we will provide lemonade and popcorn. Rated G.

Summer Chess Club -

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 5 - 12. Join the Chess Club at the Library every Wednesday in June to challenge your mind! It doesn't matter if you are a chess expert or don't even know how the pieces will move, we will find a place for you!

Q-Tip Pointillism -

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 9 - 12. Ever wonder why famous artists used dots in their paintings? Come discover more and create your own work of art!

Wild Time Stories -

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 6. In honor of Maurice Sendak's birthday week we will be celebrating by reading wild-themed stories and making a craft. Let the wild rumpus start!

Toddler Time -

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 2. Walkers and Talkers are welcome to have fun with stories, songs finger plays, and more. Register once for the 5 week storytime.

Toddler Time -

When: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 2. Walkers and Talkers are welcome to have fun with stories, songs finger plays, and more. Register once for the 5 week storytime.

In the Garden -

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 6. Come explore the ABC's of the garden and the life cycle of a seed. Make your own mini greenhouse to take home!

Books 'n Babies -

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 11 months. Babies with their parents will enjoy songs, rhymes, finger plays, a short book and play time. Even if your baby sleeps through the program, adults will enjoy learning new and old familiar songs while meeting other adults.

Flying Super Heroes! -

When: Monday, June 15, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 7 - 10. What is that up in the sky? A bird? A plane? A flying superhero attached to a balloon? Yes! Come design your own superheroes and watch them fly!

Favorite Book Characters Storytime -

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 6. A child's earliest heroes might be favorite book characters. Let's read about Pete the Cat and other beloved storybook characters.

Spa-brary -

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 6 - 9. Reserve a spot at the library's new spa, "Spa-brary", for a fun afternoon of painting nails and doing facials!

Spa-brary -

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 10 - 12. Reserve a spot at the library's new spa, "Spa-brary", for a fun afternoon of painting nails and doing facials!

Safe Sitter -

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Lora Hussey and Olive Hoffman Rooms

Ages 11-13. Cost: $55. A course designed to teach babysitters how to be safe and nurturing caregivers, and how to handle children’s emergencies. Please bring a sack lunch.

Flower Petal Creations -

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 7 - 12. Use flower petals to make natural art creations.

Summer Chess Club -

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 5 - 12. Join the Chess Club at the Library every Wednesday in June to challenge your mind! It doesn't matter if you are a chess expert or don't even know how the pieces will move, we will find a place for you!

Animal Adventure Series: Pollinators -

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 – 6, with a parent. Meet at the Library for storytime fun, then walk to the Nature Center to meet and learn about the real animals that live there.

Melchior Marionettes presents: Summertime Cabaret -

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Lora Hussey and Olive Hoffman Rooms

Family. Joins us for a lively puppet show presented by the Melchior Marionettes.

Toddler Time -

When: Friday, June 19, 2015 - 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 2. Walkers and Talkers are welcome to have fun with stories, songs finger plays, and more. Register once for the 5 week storytime.

Toddler Time -

When: Friday, June 19, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 2. Walkers and Talkers are welcome to have fun with stories, songs finger plays, and more. Register once for the 5 week storytime.

Friendship Bracelets! -

When: Friday, June 19, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 7 - 10. Bring a friend for a fun summer activity making friendship bracelets! Beads, string and fun provided.

Sensory Play for Toddlers -

When: Monday, June 22, 2015 - 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 2. Looking for fun activities to help your little one develop his/her motor skills? Sensory play is a great way to play and discover textures. We will be using rice, playdough and water for scooping and molding activities.

Chocolate Parachutes -

When: Monday, June 22, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 7 - 12. Try your hands at making candy parachutes--then enjoy chocolate and learn how one pilot brought hope to children after WWII.

Monday Movie: Big Hero 6 -

When: Monday, June 22, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 5 - 12. Bring a cup with a lid and we will provide the lemonade and popcorn. Rated PG.

Romp and Stomp -

When: Monday, June 22, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Lora Hussey and Olive Hoffman Rooms

Family Program. Join us at the Library as we get wild with music and movement!

Read, Build, Play with DUPLOS: Busy Farm -

When: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 – 6 with a parent. The Read, Build, Play program combines reading and building with LEGO DUPLO bricks. A Parent-Child interactive story and playtime.

American Girl Club: Meet Kit -

When: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 6 - 9. Kit Kittredge is a clever, resourceful, and inquisitive young lady who helps her family during the hard times of the Great Depression. Come learn about Kit and how her little contributions became a big help!Dolls welcome but not required.

American Girl Club: Meet Kit -

When: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 10 - 12. Kit Kittredge is a clever, resourceful, and inquisitive young lady who helps her family during the hard times of the Great Depression. Come learn about Kit and how her little contributions became a big help!Dolls welcome but not required.

Sight Word Bingo -

When: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 4 - 7. Attention beginning readers! Have fun playing Bingo and learn beginning words at the same time. Bring candy or small prizes to share with Bingo winners.

Summer Chess Club -

When: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 5 - 12. Join the Chess Club at the Library every Wednesday in June to challenge your mind! It doesn't matter if you are a chess expert or don't even know how the pieces will move, we will find a place for you!

Mess-Free Finger Painting! -

When: Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 2. Does your little one want to play with finger paints, but it always gets messy? Come join us for a mess-free finger paint activity using Ziploc bags.

Bubble Art -

When: Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 6. Create beautiful bubble art with paint and straws.

A Hero with Paws -

When: Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Families. Meet Aladin, a U.S Customs and Border Protection dog and his handler, and watch them in action!

Toddler Time -

When: Friday, June 26, 2015 - 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 2. Walkers and Talkers are welcome to have fun with stories, songs finger plays, and more. Register once for the 5 week storytime.

Toddler Time -

When: Friday, June 26, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 1 - 2. Walkers and Talkers are welcome to have fun with stories, songs finger plays, and more. Register once for the 5 week storytime.


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