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Children’s Services

Spring Vacation Week Activities (April 22nd – April 26th)

Spring Vacation Week Activities (April 22nd – April 26th)

Welcome spring in with the Kimball Library.  Join us April 22nd-26th to participate in our events.  Most events require registration and we have something for everyone from grades K- 12.  Look below and sign up!    
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Beginner’s Puppetry with Brenda Weber (T/weens Ages 10 & Up) – Thursday, April 25 – 6:30-7:30pm

Beginner’s Puppetry with Brenda Weber (T/weens Ages 10 & Up) – Thursday, April 25 – 6:30-7:30pm

First the demonstration! Then we move on to hands-on with marionettes. Learn about rod puppets. How good are you at being a ventriloquist? Come learn the basics of puppetry.  This will be a fun and educational night for everybody!  Get in the ‘can do’ spirit and register to learn this fascinating art form. Brenda...
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STEM BUILD Event: April 24th and 25th (All Ages) 10:30am-2:30pm

STEM BUILD Event: April 24th and 25th (All Ages) 10:30am-2:30pm

  Explore our STEM building toys and expand your critical thinking skills! We’ll have Keva planks, Brain Flakes, Legos, magnetic tiles, or a combination of the 4 available for free play. Please note, children under 3 years old MUST BE SUPERVISED at all times when marbles are in use.          
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Do you know about TumbleBooks?

Do you know about TumbleBooks?

Did you know that Kimball Library is a TumbleBook library? What are TumbleBooks? How do you access them? Why is this AWESOME? Don’t worry, we have you covered. What are TumbleBooks? TumbleBooks are interactive online books that your child can read or have read to them. There are chapter books, language based books, story...
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T/weens Stitch-A-Bit: Mondays 2:30-4:30 (Register Grade 5 & Up)

T/weens Stitch-A-Bit: Mondays 2:30-4:30  (Register Grade 5 & Up)

Want to knit OR crochet a bit? Join other tween and teens ages 9-19 after school on Mondays from 2:30-4:30pm. Wait, you don’t get out of school until 3? No worries, we are liking the idea of tweens and teens arriving at staggered times and staying for some or all of the time allotted....
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‘UNIVERSE OF STORIES’ Cupcake Wars (Grades 4-12): Tuesday, April 23rd @ 6:30pm *Registration Required

‘UNIVERSE OF STORIES’ Cupcake Wars (Grades 4-12): Tuesday, April 23rd @ 6:30pm *Registration Required

This is the 5th Annual Cupcake Wars for t/weens.  Each year there are fun and fabulous entries!   PARTICIPATION RULES~   1. Anyone can participate in grades 4-12.   2. Each participant must prepare 6 UN-decorated cupcakes prior to the event.  You must bring all your decorating tools and supplies that you will need....
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‘Create a Character’ Art Contest (Gr. K-12) SUBMISSION DEADLINE 4/19

‘Create a Character’ Art Contest (Gr. K-12) SUBMISSION DEADLINE 4/19

Contest: Create a Character! Put your creativity and reading together! Pick out a character that can appears in a book that can be found in our children’s department. Use paper, paints, crayons, clay, markers, or any other type art medium to make your own version of the character. Work on it at home, at...
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Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The book of the month is Side Tracked by Diana Harmon Asher   If middle school were a race, Joseph Friedman wouldn’t even be in last place—he’d be on the sidelines. With an overactive mind and phobias of everything from hard-boiled eggs to gargoyles, he struggles to understand his classes, let alone his fellow...
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Mary Poppins Party (All Ages) Sat, March 30th ALL DAY!

Mary Poppins Party (All Ages) Sat, March 30th ALL DAY!

Trip a little light fantastic with us! Grab your umbrellas and fly on over! No tuppence necessary to enjoy a day celebrating the beloved Mary Poppins! 9:30 Reminisce with the original Mary Poppins movie 11:45 Join us for afternoon tea and snacks (bring a bagged lunch for something more substantial) and partake in some...
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Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) -Thursday, March 21 – 6:30-7:30pm

Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) -Thursday, March 21 – 6:30-7:30pm

This month we’re reading ‘The Tail of Emily Windsnap” by Liz Kessler. Come join us for snacks, and fun as we talk about Emily, who finally convinced her mother that she should take swimming lessons. Twelve-year-old Emily discovers a terrible and wonderful secret about herself that opens up a whole new world. The books...
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