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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 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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Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Literacy stations and fun activity with Celine and Jackie.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 23, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The Children's On Your Mark, Get Set, Read Kickoff for the Summer Reading Program will take place outside, and in the library from 6-8 pm. Partnership program with Community Youth Council.
Musical guests Jack and Kitty will perform. Bike Rodeo with GI Police Depart.GI Parks and Rec Dept, YMCA, CHI, UNL Extension, Multicultural Coalition, Clean Community System, prizes, balloons, tattoos, and more. We will need the meeting room all day to setup stations for the event, and in case it rains the event will take place in Meeting Room ABC from 6-8 pm. For questions see Celine Swan.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Children's Stories and Crafts at 10:00 a.m. The theme for the Summer Reading Program is On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! If daycares or preschools would like to attend they need to contact the library in advance.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby 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, dance, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association. This program meets in Bookingham Palace. If you have questions, please call the library at 385-5333 and ask for Celine Swan.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Golden Sower FUN Club is for kids ages Preschool-5th grade. Kids will hear the Golden Sower Nominees for 2016-2017, do crafts, play games, have special guests, and more! If you are bringing a daycare or preschool please call one week in advance to sign up.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
This storytime is for little ones ages Preschool-Kindergarten. Kids will hear stories, do crafts, have special guests, and play with educational toys. The library recommends an models the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association, which recommends that parents and caregivers play, sing, talk, read, and write with children.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This is our kickoff day for kids that have finished K-5th grade. Kids need to signup ahead of time. Nebraska Danger Football will be here to get us in game mode! First 30 minutes is a program, 10:30-11 am kids will read with volunteers.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Stories and crafts for all ages at 11:00 a.m.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Children's Stories and Crafts at 10:00 a.m. The theme for the Summer Reading Program is On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! If daycares or preschools would like to attend they need to contact the library in advance.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby 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, dance, and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association. This program meets in Bookingham Palace. If you have questions, please call the library at 385-5333 and ask for Celine Swan.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Golden Sower FUN Club is for kids ages Preschool-5th grade. Kids will hear the Golden Sower Nominees for 2016-2017, do crafts, play games, have special guests, and more! If you are bringing a daycare or preschool please call one week in advance to sign up.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
This storytime is for Preschoolers-Kindergarten. Kids will hear stories, do crafts, have special guests, and play with educational toys. The library recommends an models the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association, which recommends that parents and caregivers play, sing, talk, read, and write with children.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This club is for kids that have just finished Kindergarten - 5th grade and need some extra help with reading or to encourage kids to read all summer to keep their reading scores up.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 04, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children of all ages may join us for stories and crafts at 11 AM.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

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