Captain America visits Freeman Library on Thursday, July 9 @ 2:30 & 3:30 pm

Captain America brings his super powers to Freeman Library on Thursday, July 9 for shows at 2:30 & 3:30 pm.   Captain America will show children how reading is a super power that children also can use.  This program is recommended for children 5 years and older.   Tickets are required.  They are free and available starting 30 minutes before the program.  The library opens at 1 pm.  We recommend that children and their adult arrive 15-20 minutes before the program.  This program is sponsored by the generous donations of the Friends of Freeman

Adults - Pick Up Your July Adult Crafts-To-Go Kit Beginning Today!

Adults – please stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up your own Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we're making our own magnetic bookmarks. This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. This project will be available while supplies last.

Get your super hero gear ready!

   No super hero is complete without a face mask, cuffs, and a super power button!  We'll be making a super hero mask, cuffs and a fun button on Thursday, July 2 at 2:30 and 3:30 pm.  This craft program is recommended for children 3 years and older.

Microsoft YouthSpark Summer Camp

We have a new partner in the local Microsoft Store!  Join us (by registration only!) for YouthSpark Summer Camp sessions on computer coding in our Training Lab, and then finish up with a movie making experience on Surface Pro 3 tablet computers!  

Kids 8-10 may register for the two-part session on Smart Game Coding scheduled for Friday, 7/10, and Friday 7/17, for 1:00 to 2:00 PM.  Kids 11-13 may register for the same dates but for sessions scheduled for 2:00 to 3:00 PM.  Participants must register with the staff and commit to both sessions.

On Friday, 7/24, kids 8-13 can take part in Smart Movie Making in the Children's Activity Space.  No registration is required, but participation is limited to 20.  Free tickets are required and available 30 minutes before the start of the program at the Kids Information Desk.

We hope you're as excited as we are about these new maker programs!