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Celebrate Children's Book Week May 2-8 2016

Children's Book Week

In celebration of Children’s Book Week, May 2-8, the Wheatfield Library is inviting children ages 0-12 who check out books to enter their name in a drawing for a gift card that will be awarded at the end of the week. Read on for special events.

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Afternoon Adventure Club - After School Program

Grades K-5

Stop in at the DeMotte Library on the 3rd Thursday of every month from September to April to enjoy snacks, books, activities, and crafts based around a theme.

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Best books for young readers

Check out award winning books, the latest books for kids at JCPL, accelerated reading information and more.

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Library Lego

Ages 4-14
Love building or creating things? Love bright shiny colors? Love Legos? Kids age 4-14 are invited to create Lego shapes each month during our library Lego programs at the DeMotte Library and Rensselaer Library.

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Junior Scribes

Writers in grades 3-12 are invited to join us each month for creative writing prompts and exercises to improve your skills and have fun with writing.

Join us the first Monday of the month from 6-7pm in the library's West Room.

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DeMotte Game Club

Let the games begin! Spend time with friends and solve challenges in this new monthly program open to ages 10 and up that will include a variety of board games. Meets one night each month from 6-10pm. Date varies. Call the library for more information.

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Mother Goose Storytime

Age 0-23 months

Enjoy 30-40 minutes of reading, songs, fingerplays, and socialization with other yong children and their caregivers. Each session of Mother Goose Story Time consists of a variety of activities, such as music, stories, toys to play with and other fun movements.

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Explore Fun

Explore the internet with these fun links for games involving the topics and characters from your favorite books.

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