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Title
Date
Monday, February 08, 2016
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, 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 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit 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 10, 2016
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 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Homeschooler' Program with Lori M in Children's area for ages 2nd-5th grade. Little preschoolers and K-1st may attend the storytime program in Bookingham Palace.
Location
Children's Section
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 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 10, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
This NEW 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 10, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Baby Lapsit 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 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Kids join us each Saturday for a different Storytime at 11:00 a.m. Kids can take part in stories, music, crafts, snacks, and more!
1st Saturday-Paws to Read
2nd Saturday-Stories and Crafts
3rd Saturday-Hot Cocoa en la Manana
4th Saturday-I've Got Rhythm
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 15, 2016
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, 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 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit 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 17, 2016
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 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 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 17, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
This NEW 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 17, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Baby Lapsit 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 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Special Vietnamese Dance Troupe from Lincoln.
Location
Lobby
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
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, 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 23, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit 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 24, 2016
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 24, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 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 24, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
This NEW 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 24, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
projects
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Baby Lapsit 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 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This fun Saturday Storytime is for kids of all ages. We will read stories, and incorporate music and movement. Come join us at 11:00 a.m. in Bookingham Palace. We recommend and model the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 29, 2016
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, 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, March 01, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit 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
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Dr. Seuss activities and tour.
Stories, crafts, snacks and movie
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
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, March 02, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Homeschooler' Program with Chery B. in Children's area for ages 2nd-5th grade. Little preschoolers and K-1st may attend the storytime program in Bookingham Palace.
Location
Children's Section
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 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, March 02, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
This NEW 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, March 02, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Baby Lapsit 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, March 05, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Saturday Paws to Read Storytime! Come read with a dog! Stories and crafts for all ages at 11:00 a.m. This storytime meets the first Saturday of every month. We recommend and model the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

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The Grand Island Public Library is proud to announce the grand prize winners of the iPad mini...drum roll please...

Every Hero Has a Story winner is Teagan C. from Dodge School
Unmask winner is Anne P. from Grand Island Central Catholic

The school winner for Every Hero Has a Story is Shoemaker. They win a program by Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo!

Thanks for participating in this summer's programs. Keep reading!