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Summer Reading Club

Our summer reading program ends on August 31st, so there still is time to turn in your completed reading logs! Come in today, and claim your prizes!

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Family Science Mondays

On the following Mondays, throughout the summer!
An hour of science-related acitivities for children and their families.
All ages. No reservations needed.

Monday, June 30, 11:00 am - Noon: Fly Away
Fold, decorate, and fly paper airplanes and helicopters. Zoom through hoops, land on pads, and complete goofy challenges.

Monday, July 14, 11:00 am - Noon: Sink & Float
Sinking boats, dancing raisins, ketchup packet divers. Explore bouyancy through hands-on experiments.

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Tail Waggin' Tutors

Bring your favorite book to read to one of the trained therapy dogs.

All ages. No reservations needed. Located in Children's Play Area.
 

Tuesday, April 21:
7:00pm-8:00pm

Tuesday, May 5:
7:00pm-8:00pm

Thursday, May 14
6:00pm-7:00pm

Tuesday, May 19
7:00pm-8:00pm

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Family Movie Nights

Family event. Bring a folding chair, sleeping bag, blanket or pillow and join the fun. Light snacks and drinks provided.
Note: This is an after-hours event. The front library doors will close at 6:15.

Friday, April 17
6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Call for movie title 573-634-2464


Friday, May 15
6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Call for movie title 573-634-2464

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Family Fun Wednesdays

Each Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 am, in the MRRL Gallery (upstairs)

Beyond story time! An hour of reading, music and activities, all with a weekly theme. All ages welcome. No reservations needed. Day care groups are welcome to attend, but please call ahead to let us know. Contact Eric Lyon, 634-6064, ext. 229.

Wednesday, August 20, 10:30-11:30 am: Blast Off!
Space games and crafts.

Wednesday, August 27, 10:30-11:30 am: The Shape of Art
Books and art projects featuring geometric shapes.
 

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Family Event Mondays

Events held in the MRRL Art Gallery

Just one more event for the summer!

August 27, 6:30-7:30: It's a Mystery
Use your senses of touch, sight and hearing to solve mysteries.

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Because of Mr. Terupt

  Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea

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The Naked Mole-Rat Letters

   The Naked Mole-Rat Letters by Mary Amato

When her father begins a long-distance romance with a Washington, D.C. zookeeper, twelve-year-old Frankie sends fabricated email letters to the zookeeper in an attempt to end the relationship, in this story about family, friendship, and growing up.

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Al Capone Does My Shirts

   Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko

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