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Story Time at the Nature Center!

Join us at the Johnson Nature Center this fall for Wild About Books!
Enjoy a story time & craft, followed by a guided hike on the trails led by a naturalist.

Thursdays, 2:00 p.m.

  • September 29
  • November 3

Register at johnsonnaturecenter.org

 
Teen Craft Kit: Spiderweb available Monday, October 1st

Teen Craft Kits

This fall, the Library has 2 Halloween-themed craft kits available for Teens!

Monday, October 1 – Spooky Spiderweb

Monday, October 24 – Haunted Lanterns

Craft kits will be available beginning 9:30 a.m., while supplies last.

Instructions:

Spooky Spiderweb – Join Making Stuff with Mel on YouTube to learn how to make the spiderweb for your hoop!…

 
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Adaptive Umbrella Virtual Workshop

Thursday, October 6, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., EDT
Registration is open now through 10/2.

Join us for our 7th biennial Adaptive Umbrella accessibility workshop!
This daylong workshop features interactive sessions about current accessibility topics, led by disability self-advocates and professionals working with the disability community. The day is geared to librarians,…

 
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ON DEMAND VIDEO: Virtual Read-Aloud with Emily

Harvest time is here! What better way to celebrate the coming of autumn than with a story about vegetables?

This month’s Virtual Read-Aloud is a lesser-known folktale called “The Turnip,” recorded by the Brothers Grimm.

Jacob Ludwig Karl Grimm (1785–1863) and Wilhelm Carl Grimm (1786–1859) were German academics and authors who collected fairy tales and folktales across Europe during the 19th Century….

 
Movie Discussion Club meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Movie Discussion Club

Our movie discussion club will resume in October with a new day and time. Join us the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. to discuss a movie with a librarian.

Watch the selected movie at home before joining the discussion at the Library. All movies are in the Library’s media collection and on Kanopy.  A virtual option is available….

 

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