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Saturday, September 23
11:00am - 2:00pm
Students in grades 9th through 12th are invited to take a full-length practice SAT Exam proctored by C2 Education. Register online or at the Teen Desk as space is limited. On the day of the exam students are asked to please arrive on time and bring two no.2 pencils and a calculator. There is no fee...
Monday, September 25
11:00am - 9:00pm
Visit the Children's Room all during Banned Books Week to pick up your coloring or drawing sheet! Color it in at the library or at home, and bring it back by Saturday, September 30th to be entered into our contest. Winners will receive banned book prizes! Open to children up to 12 years of age. 
Monday, September 25
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Bring your lunch and come for a free weekly screening of a documentary film. Please note that space is limited.
Monday, September 25
6:30pm - 9:00pm
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Tuesday, September 26
10:00am - 9:00pm
Visit the Children's Room all during Banned Books Week to pick up your coloring or drawing sheet! Color it in at the library or at home, and bring it back by Saturday, September 30th to be entered into our contest. Winners will receive banned book prizes! Open to children up to 12 years of age. 
Tuesday, September 26
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a Banned Books Week Trivia Night!  Teams of up to 5 people will compete for awesome prizes in several rounds of banned books-themed trivia.   Not great at trivia? There's even a prize for best team name, so gather your friends and head to the Library during Banned Books Week 2017!
Wednesday, September 27
10:00am - 9:00pm
Visit the Children's Room all during Banned Books Week to pick up your coloring or drawing sheet! Color it in at the library or at home, and bring it back by Saturday, September 30th to be entered into our contest. Winners will receive banned book prizes! Open to children up to 12 years of age. 
Wednesday, September 27
10:30am - 11:30am
Join us during Banned Books week for a special edition of Adult Coloring Club!  We'll have banned-book themed coloring sheets and some materials to help you celebrate your freedom to read!  
Wednesday, September 27
4:00pm - 5:00pm
We'll view a recorded TEDTalk and discuss it as a group. Please note that space is limited.
Wednesday, September 27
7:00pm - 8:00pm
For families with children ages 5-12 years. This program includes stories and other activities. Presented in the Story Time Room inside the Children's Room. Please note that space is limited.
Thursday, September 28
10:00am - 5:00pm
Visit the Children's Room all during Banned Books Week to pick up your coloring or drawing sheet! Color it in at the library or at home, and bring it back by Saturday, September 30th to be entered into our contest. Winners will receive banned book prizes! Open to children up to 12 years of age. 
Thursday, September 28
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Middle Grade Makers is back! Join us for unique educational activities and crafts each week in the Homework Center! This weekly event is designed for middle school students aged 7-12 from 2-3pm. No registration is required. Space and supplies are limited. Please note that all children 12 years old...
Thursday, September 28
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Teens 13-18 are invited to partake in this Banned Books #shelfie challenge. Participants will receive a game card that will take them throughout the library. Each clue will give them an opportunity to take a “shelfie” – a bookshelf selfie. Once they complete the challenge (and post to Instagram),...
Friday, September 29
10:00am - 5:00pm
Visit the Children's Room all during Banned Books Week to pick up your coloring or drawing sheet! Color it in at the library or at home, and bring it back by Saturday, September 30th to be entered into our contest. Winners will receive banned book prizes! Open to children up to 12 years of age. 
Saturday, September 30
10:00am - 5:00pm
Visit the Children's Room all during Banned Books Week to pick up your coloring or drawing sheet! Color it in at the library or at home, and bring it back by Saturday, September 30th to be entered into our contest. Winners will receive banned book prizes! Open to children up to 12 years of age. 
Saturday, September 30
11:00am - 2:00pm
Join us for an epic celebration of Banned Books Week for all ages! We'll have two events in Reese Hall and everyone can participate! Cookbook Club Banned Books Themed Cook-Off (11am) Choose any dish--sweet or savory--that fits in with our Banned Book theme. Try...
Monday, October 02
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Bring your lunch and come for a free weekly screening of a documentary film. Please note that space is limited.
Monday, October 02
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Homework Help is available on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Children's Room. Available high school volunteers will be on hand to assist children ages 5-12 with their daily homework assignments. Registration is not required. Assistance is provided on a first-...
Tuesday, October 03
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Homework Help is available on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Children's Room. Available high school volunteers will be on hand to assist children ages 5-12 with their daily homework assignments. Registration is not required. Assistance is provided on a first-...
Tuesday, October 03
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sandra Bullock and George Clooney star in this gripping and uplifting tale of human survival. 
Tuesday, October 03
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Catherin Pomposi, a researcher at UC Santa Barbara, for a discussion of the book Fields Notes From a Catastrophe by  Elizabeth...
Wednesday, October 04
10:30am - 11:30am
Coloring isn't just for children anymore. Coloring books and programs have sprouted up all over. Enjoy the latest hobby to de-stress on Wednesdays in the Reference Lounge on the Second Floor. This program is FREE. All materials are provided by the Library.
Wednesday, October 04
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Homework Help is available on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Children's Room. Available high school volunteers will be on hand to assist children ages 5-12 with their daily homework assignments. Registration is not required. Assistance is provided on a first-...
Wednesday, October 04
7:00pm - 8:00pm
For families with children ages 5-12 years. This program includes stories and other activities. Presented in the Story Time Room inside the Children's Room. Please note that space is limited.
Thursday, October 05
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Middle Grade Makers is back! Join us for unique educational activities and crafts each week in the Homework Center! This weekly event is designed for middle school students aged 7-12 from 2-3pm. No registration is required. Space and supplies are limited. Please note that all children 12 years old...
Saturday, October 07
10:00am - 5:00pm
*FIRST DAY* Children ages 4 to 12 years old are invited to sign up in the Children’s Room to read (or have someone read to them) and earn free burgers!  Program runs October 7th through November 18th
Monday, October 09
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Bring your lunch and come for a free weekly screening of a documentary film. Please note that space is limited.
Monday, October 09
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Homework Help is available on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Children's Room. Available high school volunteers will be on hand to assist children ages 5-12 with their daily homework assignments. Registration is not required. Assistance is provided on a first-...
Monday, October 09
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for monthly LEGO® Club! Each month will have a different (and surprise!) theme around which to focus your LEGO® play. We'll supply the bricks, you just bring your imagination! For children ages 4 and up. Everyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that space and materials...
Tuesday, October 10
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Homework Help is available on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Children's Room. Available high school volunteers will be on hand to assist children ages 5-12 with their daily homework assignments. Registration is not required. Assistance is provided on a first-...

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