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Follow the Yellow Brick Road!

We've got another great display up! This month we're celebrating the classic story, The Wizard of Oz, with a remarkable collection featuring figures, pictures, and other great memorabilia.

Next Monday's STEAM Craft - SLIME!

Join us for next Monday's STEAM craft when we'll be making ooey gooey slime! The messy work starts at 4:30pm in the meeting room so come join us and get creative!

Flickr CC: Slime 2 Photo by: Yohann Legrand

This Friday - Saltgrass Science Presents: Squids!

Join us this Friday in the meeting room at 2:30pm for a very special presentation by Ellen Hutto of Saltgrass Science. She'll be talking about and showing our amazing cephalopod friends, SQUIDS!

Flickr CC: Southern Calamari Squid Photo by: Richard Ling

Happy 4th of July!

The crafty kids at the Evelyn Meador Library would like to wish you a safe and happy Independence Day! For yesterday's craft we forged our own star spangled flags in honor of the upcoming 4th of July. The Evelyn Meador Library will be closed this coming Monday, but will reopen at our regular time Tuesday, July 5th. Have a great weekend!


Tomorrow @ 10:30 am - SmartPhone Basics

Smartphones are easy to learn, fun to use, and a big part of our modern tech world. Tomorrow (6/29/16) in the Computer Lab at 10:30am come and learn the basics that are needed to operate a smartphone.


Flickr CC: iPhone 6 Plus - Display Photo by: William Hook

Still Plenty of Time to Hit a Home Run!

It's almost July, but there is still plenty of time to hit a home run in our Summer Reading Program! Kids, tweens, teens, and even adults are welcome to sign up anytime in person, or online. Remember this summer's program completion requirements can include activities as well as reading sessions!


Today's Craft: Egg Carton Roses!

Today's Summer Kid's Craft is egg carton roses! Join us in making these lovely creations in the meeting room at 3pm, and join us for a new craft every Wednesday all summer! Get crafty!

Sled Kites Craft thanks to About Kites

We'd like to thank Rick Hawkins from About Kites for donating his time, expertise and materials to our plastic sled kite program. It was a great success and everyone had a blast making their own unique kites! Join us for our next craft, Wednesday the 22nd at 3pm!

STEAM Crafts all Summer!

We had our first in a series of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) youth crafts this afternoon, and it was a lot of fun! We made marshmallow catapults, and employed them in toppling graham cracker buildings. Join us for our next STEAM craft June 27th at 4:30pm in the meeting room.

Another Epic Summer Water Balloon Battle!

Once again we started off our summer programming right with our yearly summer water balloon battle! A wonderful wet time was had by all during our Childrens round (Alpha Montessori School stopped by and were great!), and Teen/Tween round. In all over 100 kids joined us! Special thanks to our volunteer balloon fillers who helped make it all possible.



 

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