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Whoooo’s There? An Owl Puppet Show

Location: Bailey Cove Meeting Room
Date: Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 10:00am - 11:00am

 

Children of all ages are invited to have a hootin’ good time with our Owl Puppet Show.   Stories featured: Owl Babies by Martin Waddell, Little Owl Lost by Christ Haughton, and Goodnight Owl by Pat Hutchins.  Of course our puppets will be singing and dancing too! 

A Visit from the Nutcracker

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Come to the Eleanor Murphy Library to see a special preview of Alabama Youth Ballet’s The Nutcracker.

Operation StandUP!

Location: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library
Date: Saturday, October 15, 2011 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Come and join us to StandUP against Bullying!

Kids will be able to express their thoughts and feelings about bullying by creating their own work of art!  Artwork will be displayed throughout our library!

 

*Light refreshments will be served.   No sign up required.  Questions?  Call us!  256-859-9050

Monrovia

Location: Monrovia Public Library
Date: Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, October 12, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, October 19, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, October 26, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, November 2, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, November 9, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, November 16, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, November 23, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, November 30, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, December 7, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, December 14, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, December 21, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, December 28, 2011 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, January 4, 2012 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, January 11, 2012 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, January 18, 2012 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, January 25, 2012 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, February 1, 2012 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, February 8, 2012 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, February 15, 2012 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, February 22, 2012 - 10:00am - 6:00pmWednesday, February 29, 2012 - 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The Monrovia Public Library is normally open from 10am-6pm on Wednesdays.

The Science Behind Search and Rescue

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

 

How do Search and Rescue Dogs find people?  How are they trained?  What do you do if you're lost?  Come find out at this special edition of the Super Duper Science Club.  The search dogs and their handlers from SARTec will be on hand to explain and answer any questions you might have.

Trick or Treat at the Library 2

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, October 31, 2011 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Join the Library on October 31st, for a Spooktacular Halloween Celebration!!!  All the public services desks will be decorated for Halloween and children will be invited to go from desk to desk to "Trick or Treat".  The Youth Services department will also host some not-to-spooky Halloween stories, fun and games.  Make sure your little Trick or Treaters wear their costumes!

Trick or Treat at the Library

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, October 31, 2011 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join the Library on October 31st, for a Spooktacular Halloween Celebration!!!  All the public services desks will be decorated for Halloween and children will be invited to go from desk to desk to "Trick or Treat".  The Youth Services department will also host some not-to-spooky Halloween stories, fun and games.  Make sure your little Trick or Treaters wear their costumes!

The Science of Thunderstorms

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

How does a cloud transform into a strong thunderstorm?

Learn the answer to this question and many others in an hour-long program on weather at 3pm, Wednesday, Sept 21, 2011 at the Eleanor Murphy Library.

The instructor, Russell Page, will present a child safe multi-sensory class on weather in a “Mr. Wizard’ format where children have a hands-on learning experience. Educators and parents homeschooling their children are welcome. The program is appropriate for children in kindergarten to the 4th grade.

Movie Madness: Halloweentown

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2011 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm

In a place called Halloweentown, good and evil look very different than one might expect. Thanks to a visit from Grandmother Aggie (Debbie Reynolds), Marnie (Kimberly J. Brown) and her family's tradition of ignoring the Halloween holiday are about to change in the extreme. It seems that Marnie's mother Gwen (Judith Hoag) has been hiding a big secret from her three children--all of them possess supernatural powers. Now that it's Marnie's thirteenth birthday, she must begin her training as a witch or lose her powers forever.

Movie Madness: Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs Evil

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm

The sequel to Hoodinked finds our heroine, Red (Hayden Panettiere), training with a mysterious covert group called the Sisters of the Hood. But Red is forced to cut her training short when she gets an urgent call from Nicky Flippers (David Ogden Stiers), who returns as head of the super-secret Happily Ever After Agency, aka the HEA.

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