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MARINETTE: Fall 2017 Events

It’s here!!  We have our Fall 2017 Program Guide  available for you.  If you want to check it out before you come to the library or print one out at home, go for it.  (Note that it is in an 8″ x 14″ format.)  Happy planning.  Please call the library or stop by if you have questions about programs.  715.732.7570

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Crivitz Library Annual Book Sale

Crivitz Library will be having our Annual Book sale Monday, September 11th through Friday, September 15th (We will have a $2.00 bag sale Friday September 15th on $.10 and $.25 items)  We are excepting book donations that are decent shape now through Monday September 4th.  If you have a brown paper bags to donate that would be great as well.

Solar Eclipse Events: ALL BRANCHES

Free Glasses: We are so happy to share the news that our libraries will have free solar eclipse safety glasses to pass out!  These will be available the DAY OF THE ECLIPSE.  We are not distributing them early as we need to be sure to have enough on hand at our events.   We look forward to seeing everyone on August 21st!  Please check with your branch library to see what time their event will begin.

 

 

Time: The eclipse lasts for several hours, so we understand that you may want to finish your observation off site.  That works!  You will be able to take your glasses with you that day.  The eclipse will begin at approximately 11:54 a.m. and end at 2:36 p.m.

Safety: For your safety, it is important to use undamagedunscratched safety glasses.  Even a small scratch can result in eye damage.

Options for other safe observation can be found here: https://www.space.com/35555-total-solar-eclipse-safety-tips.html

Directions for building a pinhole viewer can be found here: https://www.space.com/15737-safely-sun-build-shoebox-pinhole-camera-video.html

Fun: For a solar game, check out “Solar Tricktionary” here: https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/solar-tricktionary/en/

 

MARINETTE: Summer Reading Club 2017 Celebration!

 

Summer Reading Club Finale and Story Time

Pete the Cat

    Story Time: Join us at the Stephenson Public Library in Marinette on Friday, August 11th at 10:00 a.m. for our Pete the Cat Story Time and SRC Celebration! This is part of the Kid’s Day in Marinette events.  We will read stories, move, grove, and meet Pete!  Participants are welcome to have their photo taken with Pete as well.

    Donations: We will also be presenting the Animal Shelter, St. Vincent dePaul food pantry, and the Fairy Godmother Project with their checks.  The money was earned by participants in the “Build a Better World” Summer Reading Club courtesy of a donation by our Friends of the Library group. We hope that this helps everyone feel that they can make a difference right here in our community.

If you would like to make an additional donation to any of these groups, you can bring them in on that day.  Attached are a list of suggestions provided by the groups: SVdP list.docx MAS shelter list Project Give Fairy Godmother List

 

        More Pete coming soon…. Schools also had the chance to earn a visit from Pete the Cat for their elementary school by earning the most points for their team by reading, creating, learning, and doing with the Summer Reading Club.

 

Crivitz Summer Reading Program

CRIVITZ LIBRARY

SUMMER READING PROGRAM

2017

June 5 – 9:           Registration – Stop in to get a reading log and make a fathers day card

June 12 – 16:       Registration continues.  There is still time to make a card

June 15:               Anytime between: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. Make your own Chia Pet

June 22:               Anytime between: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. 100 Tooth Pick Tower Challenge

June 29 :             10:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Make a bird house and a bird feeder

July 3 – 7:            Take home activity. (Have a great 4th of July)

July 13:                10:00 am  – Date in the park. Learn more about our wonderful playground

July 19th       

PARTY DAY:   REGISTRATION AT   1:00

 AT:  JOHN SHAFFER PAVILION

 PROGRAM TO START AT 1:30 PM

Meet some amazing animal architects, including the octopus, spider, crow, and bower bird. Using real science specimens, puppets, and pictures, Ms. Mary will show which animal makes a decorated home for his girlfriend, a crazy den to hide in, a lodge that’s waterproof, and a trap to catch lunch.

Participants will construct their own 3-D paper spider web and spider to take home.

Crivitz April Story time schedule

 

CRIVITZ LIBRARY STORYTIME

APRIL

Thursday, April 6th – 10:00 am & 11:30 am

CLOUDS AND RAINBOWS

Thursday, April 13th – 10:00 am & 11:30 am

EASTER THEME – DINOSAUR EGG HUNT and GAMES

Thursday, April 20th – 10:00 am & 11:30 am

SPRING IS HERE! FEATURED READER: JENNIFER BRADY

FLOWER/OIL THEME

Thursday, April 27th – 10:00 am & 11:30 am

GLOWBUG CRAFT

Crivitz Storytime March schedule

 

CRIVITZ LIBRARY STORYTIME

MARCH

Thursday, March 2nd – 10:00 am and 11:30 am

Dr Seuss stories and fun!

Thursday, March 9th – 10:00 am and 11:30 am

Indoor fishing for letters and shapes

Thursday, March 16th – 10:00 am and 11:30 am

St. Patrick’s Stories and a craft or game

Thursday, March 23rd – 10:00 am and 11:30 am

Fun Sea life story – Octopus and cheerio craft

Thursday, March 30th – 10:00 am and 11:30 am

A visit from the Guinea Pigs – Skittles and Brown Bean

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