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    Library Events

    2017 Summer Reading Program

    ALL READING LOGS SHOULD BE TURNED IN AT THE MAIN DESK BY 5:00 P.M. ON FRIDAY, JULY 28TH. THE THREE GRAND PRIZE WINNERS WILL BE RANDOMLY DRAWN FROM ALL RETURNED READING LOGS ON SATURDAY, JULY 29TH AT 10 A.M.

    THE GRAND PRIZES INCLUDE: $100.00 CASH, A KINDLE, AND A $50.00 AMAZON GIFT CARD.

    READING LOG SHEETS  DO NOT HAVE TO BE COMPLETELY FILLED TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR PRIZES.

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    Warren Writers Group
    Jefferson Room

    The Warren Writers Group will be on hiatus the months of August and September.


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    Build a Better World Summer Reading
    Thursday, June 1st, 2017 at 10:00:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Children keep track of titles read over the summer and receive prizes when they turn in their reading logs. Younger children can participate as parents can keep track of titles read to their little ones. Regristration and distribution of reading logs starts June 1 in the Children's Department.

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    Summer Reading Challenge
    Thursday, June 1st, 2017 at 10:00:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Youth ages 4 - 14 are challenged to read under a tree, read a comic book, read to a pet, and/or build a fort and read inside. See details of Challenge below.

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    Toddler Time
    Monday, June 19th, 2017 at 10:30:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Stories, songs, crafts and creative play with building materials. Aimed at ages 1-4, but all ages are welcome. Snacks served at 11:30. Every Monday, June 19 through July 31.

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    Build a Better World Programs
    Monday, June 19th, 2017 at 10:30:00 AM
    Children's Department

    In connunction with the 2017 Build a Better World Summer Reading Program theme, the Warren Public Library Children's Department offers a variety of programs from June 19 through August 5. Program details available under Children's Events on the library webpage.

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    Reading Wednesday
    Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 at 10:15:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Stories, songs, games, creative play with building materials. Aimed at ages 4-8, but all are welcome. Snacks served at 11:30. Every Wednesday, June 21 through August 2.

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    Magna-Tiles, LEGO and Lincoln Logs
    Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 11:00:00 AM
    Children's Department

    Building materials such as those listed in the title and other toys to enhance the experience will be put out for children's building pleasure. Creative building strethens a variety of STEM skills. Snacks served at 11:30. This event runs on Fridays 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. from June 23 - August 4. Preregistration not required.

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    Construction Fun
    Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 at 10:30:00 AM
    Slater Room

    Image result for female construction worker clipartChildren ages 2-10 are invited to join Construction Donna as she lays the groundwork for some construction fun before helping her little construction crew members build their minds to new heights with construction bingo. Each crew member will color an activty belt to take home. This program is in conjunction with the Scholastic Book Fair.

     

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    Busy Builders of a Better World
    Thursday, July 20th, 2017 at 10:30:00 AM
    Slater Room

    Ventriloguist Bruce Weaver and his crew of Busy Builder puppets will discover ways to build a better world through magic, singing, lots of laughs, audience participation and family fun. Preregistration appreciated. Registration form available in the Children's Department or call the library and leave a message for Children's Librarian Susan Slater. 

     

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    Gravitational Bull
    Tuesday, July 25th, 2017 at 10:30:00 AM
    Slater Room

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    Juggler Dave Fultz provides comedy, juggling, magic, storytelling and ballon sculpture for children and their families. Preregistration appreciated. Registration form located in the Children's Department next to staff computer or call the library and leave a message for Children's Librarian Susan Slater.

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    Warren Library Game Night
    Wednesday, July 26th, 2017 at 03:30:00 PM
    Slater Room

    Do you enjoy playing large scale games, but don't have the players or location to play them?  Enjoy Roleplaying games, but need a party?  Already got a group, but no one wants to host at their place?  Your local library can help!  The monthly game night is now open to gamer groups, young and old.  We have plenty of space and tables, so come and enjoy a night of Games! Even bring your Gaming Group!

    TELL YOUR FRIENDS & FAMILY!!!!  Summer months are always a little slow and a great time for you to see what is available without worrying about the crowd.  And feel free to bring your own games and offer suggestions to expand our collection. 

    The games run from 3:30 PM to 7:00 PM. Visit http://www.warrenlibrary.org/gamenight/ for updates & information 
     

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    Forest Friends Teddy Bear Workshop
    Saturday, July 29th, 2017 at 12:00:00 PM
    Slater Room

    This event for children ages 2-12. Children will enjoy snacks, stories, and stuff a plush owl to take home. Program limited to 25 children. Registration mandatory along with a $5.00 (cash only) nonrefundable fee per child. Register in the Children's Department.

     

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    Medicare 101: Going on Medicare
    Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 01:00:00 PM
    Slater A

    Please plan on joining Elaine Krill from the Warren-Forest Area Agency on Aging/Experience, Inc. as she presents a program entitled Medicare 101: Going on Medicare in the Slater Room at 1:00 p.m.

     



                                                              

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    Book Discussion Group
    Jefferson Room

    If you are a reader and like to talk about the books you've read, you'll enjoy the Library's book discussions. The Adult Book Discussion Group normally meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M. in the Jefferson Room. The Library tries to have sufficient copies of the books chosen available for anyone who needs to borrow one.

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    Monday Night Movies @ the Library
    Slater Room

    Set aside Monday evenings for a visit to the library and a free evening's entertainment in the Slater Room of the Warren Public Library, eating popcorn, and watching a movie on the large screen television set. Monday Night Movies, a program for adult audiences (some of the movies may have a PG rating - teens with parental permission are welcome to attend) happens every Monday at 5:30 p.m.   

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    Library Word Play

    Unscramble the letters of the puzzle displayed at the Circulation Desk, submit your guess, and have a chance at winning a book. Submit as many entries as you like. A new puzzle monthly.

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    The New Joy of Coloring
    Slater B

    Adult coloring is surging in popularity. It is engaging, relaxing and helps combat stress. Join fellow adults of all ages in an afternoon of coloring and conversation. Prisma color pencils, crayons and coloring pages will be provided for this free class as will light refreshments and beverages.

    This program will be held in the Slater Room on the 4th Tuesday of each month. Attendees may choose to drop in at their convenience between the hours of 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
                                                                          

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    Make It/Take It Craft Night
    Slater Room

                                       Free Craft Activities for Adults, Teens and Tweens.

     

    This event will be held in the Slater Room from 1:30-7:30 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Drop in at your convenience and stay as long as you wish. All materials will be provided for this free class.

     




                                                                     

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    Teen Summer Reading Movie Event
    Teen Room

    Special movie in the teen room on the first floor of the library. This event begins at 1:00 p.m.

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    Teen/Tween Summer Craft Events
    Teen Room

    In conjunction with the 2017 Teen/Tween Summer Reading Program this craft event will be held each Tuesday (with the exception of July 4th) between the dates of June 19th and July 25th between the hours of 1 and 4 p.m. This is a drop-in event and no registeration is necessary.

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