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Human Scavenger Hunt

All Day 8/15 - 9/30
All Branches
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Adults, Everyone, Kids, Teens
Program Description:
Find someone who has read a book that matches a category on the Human Scavenger Hunt activity card.  Complete four or more boxes and turn in your card at your nearest CRDL branch no later than September 30 for an additional ticket in our prize d...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Reading Without Walls Challenge

All Day 8/15 - 9/30
All Branches
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Adults, Everyone, Kids, Teens
Program Description:
We challenge you to read without walls! What does that entail? Read without walls in one of three ways: 1. Read a book about a character who doesn’t look like you or live like you. 2. Read a book about a social justice issue&n...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Babies/Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

My First Book Club

5:00pm - 5:15pm
Zoom
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Zoom
Age Group: Kids, Babies/Pre-K, Elementary School
Program Type: Book Club, Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 19
Program Description:
Join us for special online program just for preschool and early elementary families!  As soon as you sign up, you’ll receive a FREE copy of that month’s picture book along with a simple craft kit to complete together after reading. Then, share y...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Middle School Reading Masters

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Zoom
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Zoom
Age Group: Teens, Middle School
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Program Description:
Join us for a monthly book club led by middle school students for middle school students! Space is limited, registration is required. We’ll email out a Zoom link to join us virtually on the day of the event. Upcoming Topics:   Au...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Babies/Pre-K" group.

Family Storytime At The Park

10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Kids, Babies/Pre-K
Program Description:
Come Play, Read, Sing, Talk and Write with us at Island Park! Babies to preschoolers will enjoy interacting with our stories songs and fingerplays, all while building vital early literacy skills. We will be meeting on the hill near the tennis courts ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Manhattan Short Film Festival

8:00pm - 11:00pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Loading Dock
Age Group: Adults, High School
Program Type: Movie
Program Description:
MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival is one of the world’s largest short film festivals and YOU have the unique opportunity to be a part of it! Not only do MANHATTAN SHORT filmgoers get the chance to watch 10 of the best 2021 international short films, ever...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Babies/Pre-K" group.

Family Storytime At The Park

10:30am - 11:00am
Offsite
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Kids, Babies/Pre-K
Program Description:
Come Play, Read, Sing, Talk and Write with us at Island Park! Babies to preschoolers will enjoy interacting with our stories songs and fingerplays, all while building vital early literacy skills. We will be meeting on the hill near the tennis courts ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Coco Interactive Movie Kit

9:00am - 8:00pm
All Branches
Open
Registration
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Program Description:
Coco is a family-friendly animated movie celebrating the Mexican holiday, Day of the Dead.  Grab a kit to enjoy Coco at home in a whole new way on your own time schedule. Kits contain small novelty items, a guitar craft, candy, and a list of ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

True Crime Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Offsite
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Program Description:
Join us for an engaging, lighthearted discussion of this fascinating yet disturbing genre. We focus our discussion on uplifting and empathizing with the victims of these crimes. This month, we will be discussing the women behind the myth of Jack The ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Babies/Pre-K" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Faith Johnston Memorial Library
Library Branch: Faith Johnston Memorial Library
Age Group: Kids, Babies/Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Program Description:
Babies to preschoolers will enjoy stories, songs, and dancing while building vital early literacy skills! This storytime is for children ages 0 to 5.  *We will be doing our best to bring you in-person programming while keeping up to date with...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Voting Trivia Walk

7:30am - 2:00pm
Offsite
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Everyone
Program Description:
What do you know about voting? Take a stroll around Island Park during the Farmer's Market and participate in our Voter Trivia Game. Scan the QR code at the end of the game to enter into a prize drawing.  Thanks to the League of Women Vote...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Babies/Pre-K" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Age Group: Kids, Babies/Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Program Description:
Babies to preschoolers will enjoy stories, songs, and dancing while building vital early literacy skills! This storytime is for children ages 0 to 5.  *We will be doing our best to bring you in-person programming while keeping up to date with...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Babies/Pre-K" group.

Family Storytime

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Shepherd Community Library
Library Branch: Shepherd Community Library
Room: SCL Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Babies/Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime
Program Description:
Babies to preschoolers will enjoy stories, songs, and dancing while building vital early literacy skills! This storytime is for children ages 0 to 5.  *We will be doing our best to bring you in-person programming while keeping up to date with...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

American Creed Contest

All Day 10/9 - 11/17
All Branches
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Everyone
Program Description:
Add your stories to the conversation sparked by American Creed through writing, art, and media. Writing may be in many forms, including essays and memoirs, digital stories, audio stories, oral histories, recorded interviews, annotated photo...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Voices & Votes: Democracy in America

All Day 10/9 - 11/17
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Program Description:
Voices and Votes is based on a major exhibition currently on display at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. This Museum on Main Street adaption will have many of the same dynamic features: historical and contemporary photos: e...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Pizza and Pages

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Zoom
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Program Description:
A monthly book club led by students for students! Join us as we read: Epic Zero: Tales of a Not-So-Super 6th Grader by R. L Ullman  We will be providing free copies to participants who register at least a week in advance. Books are availab...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Teen Library Council Meeting

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Offsite
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Teens, High School
Program Description:
Join us for a conversation about books, reading and library activities! Teen Library Council provides opportunities to meet new people and hang out with friends, all while helping the community. We will begin each meeting by hosting a themed boo...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Teen Take & Make Kit: Fall Fairy Houses

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Offsite
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Program Description:
Join us as we create our very own fall fairy houses. Your miniature house could reflect the changing colors of fall or it might have a spooky seasonal twist. Either way, we'll provide the resources* you need to create a unique miniature fairy home th...