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Title
Date
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This Storytime meets every Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten, reading, writing, playing singing, and talking. The library models these American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative skills. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more please call ahead at 308-385-5333 so we make sure and have enough craft and other supplies prepared.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
This Storytime meets every Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten, reading, writing, playing singing, and talking. The library models these American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative skills. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more please call ahead at 308-385-5333 so we make sure and have enough craft and other supplies prepared.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
This Storytime is for all ages and takes place in Meeting Room ABC every Wednesday afternoon from 2:30-3:15 p.m. Bookbop is a storytime that focuses on music and movement. The library recommends the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association. Preschools and daycares that are bringing 6 or more children please call ahead so we make sure we can accommodate your group.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Programs on building, origami and Clean Community.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Baby & Toddler Lapsit (Rock and Read) is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Join the library and the Multicultural Coalition for World Neighbors. Learn about different cultures and countries. This program is free and for all ages. 11-11:45 am.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, January 23, 2017
Time
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Description
2017 Bear Fair for Preschoolers and Their Families.
It takes place in Meeting Room ABC, Children's and Bookingham Palace.
Monday, Jan 23 9-12
Tuesday, Jan 24 5-6 GIPS Preschoolers, 6-8 Public
Wed, Jan 25 9-12 and 2:30-5:30
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
2017 Bear Fair for Preschoolers and Their Families.
It takes place in Meeting Room ABC, Children's and Bookingham Palace.
Monday, Jan 23 9-12
Tuesday, Jan 24 5-6 GIPS Preschoolers, 6-8 Public
Wed, Jan 25 9-12 and 2:30-5:30
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
2017 Bear Fair for Preschoolers and Their Families.
It takes place in Meeting Room ABC, Children's and Bookingham Palace.
Monday, Jan 23 9-12
Tuesday, Jan 24 5-6 GIPS Preschoolers, 6-8 Public
Wed, Jan 25 9-12 and 2:30-5:30
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
There is not a Storytime today!
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, January 30, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit-Play and Read is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, music, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby & Toddler Lapsit (Rock and Read) is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This Storytime meets every Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten, reading, writing, playing singing, and talking. The library models these American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative skills. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more please call ahead at 308-385-5333 so we make sure and have enough craft and other supplies prepared.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
This Storytime meets every Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten, reading, writing, playing singing, and talking. The library models these American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative skills. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more please call ahead at 308-385-5333 so we make sure and have enough craft and other supplies prepared.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
This Storytime is for all ages and takes place in Meeting Room ABC every Wednesday afternoon from 2:30-3:15 p.m. Bookbop is a storytime that focuses on music and movement. The library recommends the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association. Preschools and daycares that are bringing 6 or more children please call ahead so we make sure we can accommodate your group.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Baby & Toddler Lapsit (Rock and Read) is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 04, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Join Eddie the Comfort Dog for Paws to Read Storytime at 11 am. This free program is for kids of all ages.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 06, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit-Play and Read is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, music, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 06, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The Homeschooler's Program will meet once a month with the kickoff date on Monday, September 12th and then will meet the 1st Monday of the month, except in March we will meet March 13th due to Spring Break. This program is for preschool/elementary aged children. Younger children, ages 1-3 may attend Lapsits. For more information please contact Lori at 385-5333.
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby & Toddler Lapsit (Rock and Read) is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This Storytime meets every Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten, reading, writing, playing singing, and talking. The library models these American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative skills. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more please call ahead at 308-385-5333 so we make sure and have enough craft and other supplies prepared.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
This Storytime meets every Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten, reading, writing, playing singing, and talking. The library models these American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative skills. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more please call ahead at 308-385-5333 so we make sure and have enough craft and other supplies prepared.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
This Storytime is for all ages and takes place in Meeting Room ABC every Wednesday afternoon from 2:30-3:15 p.m. Bookbop is a storytime that focuses on music and movement. The library recommends the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association. Preschools and daycares that are bringing 6 or more children please call ahead so we make sure we can accommodate your group.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Baby & Toddler Lapsit (Rock and Read) is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Elise from the Clean Community System will be here to do stories and crafts with kids of all ages. This program is free.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 13, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit-Play and Read is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, music, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby & Toddler Lapsit (Rock and Read) is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This Storytime meets every Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten, reading, writing, playing singing, and talking. The library models these American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative skills. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more please call ahead at 308-385-5333 so we make sure and have enough craft and other supplies prepared.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
This Storytime meets every Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten, reading, writing, playing singing, and talking. The library models these American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative skills. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more please call ahead at 308-385-5333 so we make sure and have enough craft and other supplies prepared.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
This Storytime is for all ages and takes place in Meeting Room ABC every Wednesday afternoon from 2:30-3:15 p.m. Bookbop is a storytime that focuses on music and movement. The library recommends the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association. Preschools and daycares that are bringing 6 or more children please call ahead so we make sure we can accommodate your group.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Baby & Toddler Lapsit (Rock and Read) is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
21st Century Grant Programs for kids ages K-5th grade from Wood River 4-5

Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

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