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Art and Music: Vasily Kandinsky -

When: Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 5 - 18. Join Ms. Jenny from A Space to Create as she leads you in a lesson based on the artist Kandinsky, who is often credited with "inventing" abstract art inspired by jazz music. Let the music inspire you as we work in pen, oil pastel and water colors to create our own funky masterpieces.

Easter Egg Extravaganza -

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

Ages 2 and up. Create colorful Easter eggs on real hard boiled eggs. We will supply 2 eggs; you may bring more from home.

Movie: Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast -

When: Monday, March 30, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Families. Bring a cup with a lid and we'll supply the drink and a snack.

Movie: Thomas and Friends--Dinos and Discoveries -

When: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Families. Bring a cup with a lid and we'll supply the drink and a snack.

Beach Blanket Bingo -

When: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Grades K - 5. Not going to the beach for Spring Break? Bring your beach towel and have fun playing Bingo at the Library, where it's always sunny and warm!

Adventures in Play -

When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 6 - 36 months. No fooling around! Just free play, activities, and lots of fun.

Minute to Win It Games -

When: Wednesday, April 01, 2015 - 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Grades 3 - 5. Ten challenges using household items--60 seconds on the clock. Think you can do it? You've got a Minute to Win It!

Bead It! -

When: Thursday, April 02, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Grades K - 5. Join us for some beading fun. Make fabulous jewelry from our large collection of beads.

Chocolate Tasting Laboratory -

When: Friday, April 03, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 5. Enter a Cacao Laboratory! Explore the history, geography and science behind chocolate. Discover the steps required to transform a cacao bean into chocolate to eat, and make tasty creations to take home and share with your family. Please bring chocolate to share.

Chocolate Tasting Laboratory -

When: Friday, April 03, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Grades K - 5. Enter a Cacao Laboratory! Explore the history, geography and science behind chocolate. Discover the steps required to transform a cacao bean into chocolate to eat, and make tasty creations to take home and share with your family. Please bring chocolate to share.

Create-A-Plate -

When: Monday, April 06, 2015 - All Day

All Ages. Cost: $9.25 per plate. Draw on a special paper to be transformed into a melamine plate! Kids may do as many as they want. Finished plates may be picked up in 4 - 6 weeks.

Story Soup For Kindergarteners -

When: Monday, April 06, 2015 - 2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Kindergarten. Warm up with delicious stories and activities especially for kindergarteners.

Create-A-Plate -

When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - All Day

All Ages. Cost: $9.25 per plate. Draw on a special paper to be transformed into a melamine plate! Kids may do as many as they want. Finished plates may be picked up in 4 - 6 weeks.

PAWS to Read -

When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

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

Create-A-Plate -

When: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 - All Day

All Ages. Cost: $9.25 per plate. Draw on a special paper to be transformed into a melamine plate! Kids may do as many as they want. Finished plates may be picked up in 4 - 6 weeks.

Tween Council -

When: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Tween council meeting.

Family Storytime: Music -

When: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Mayfield South

Family Program. Join us for musical stories and activities.

Create-A-Plate -

When: Thursday, April 09, 2015 - All Day

All Ages. Cost: $9.25 per plate. Draw on a special paper to be transformed into a melamine plate! Kids may do as many as they want. Finished plates may be picked up in 4 - 6 weeks.

Canceled - Explore: A Geyser -

When: Thursday, April 09, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Grades 1 - 5. What is a geyser? What makes it erupt? Join us to find out and experiment with our own geysers!

Create-A-Plate -

When: Friday, April 10, 2015 - All Day

All Ages. Cost: $9.25 per plate. Draw on a special paper to be transformed into a melamine plate! Kids may do as many as they want. Finished plates may be picked up in 4 - 6 weeks.

Animal Adventure Series: Snakes -

When: Friday, April 10, 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.

Create-A-Plate -

When: Saturday, April 11, 2015 - All Day

All Ages. Cost: $9.25 per plate. Draw on a special paper to be transformed into a melamine plate! Kids may do as many as they want. Finished plates may be picked up in 4 - 6 weeks.

Create-A-Plate -

When: Sunday, April 12, 2015 - All Day

All Ages. Cost: $9.25 per plate. Draw on a special paper to be transformed into a melamine plate! Kids may do as many as they want. Finished plates may be picked up in 4 - 6 weeks.

Tandem Read Book Club: "Chasing Vermeer" -

When: Monday, April 13, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Grades 3 - 5. Join the Youth Librarians for a 5 month book club. Bring your favorite dish for our pitch-in dinner and discuss the book of the month while we eat!

"I Care Club": Caring for Nature -

When: Friday, April 17, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 6. The "I Care" Club is a themed storytime that will meet four times (once in February, March, April and May). Each will focus on a different area: Others, Self, Nature, and Safety. Sign up for each storytime separately.

Canceled - Mad Hatter Tea Party -

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Family Program. Gather to cheer for your very merry un-birthday with a tea party and games.

Story Soup For Kindergarteners -

When: Monday, April 20, 2015 - 2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Kindergarten. Warm up with delicious stories and activities especially for kindergarteners.

Mix it Up! Storytime and Painting -

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Ages 3 - 5. Come read stories by Herve' Tullet and make paint creations!

Project: Piggie Bank -

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Grades K - 5. Celebrate Earth Day by transforming a water bottle into a piggy bank!

Romp and Stomp: Hip Hop -

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Lora Hussey Room

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

I Speak for the Trees -

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Mayfield North and South

Family Program. Celebrate Earth Day reading "The Lorax" and making a craft.

Safe Sitter -

When: Saturday, April 25, 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.


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