This Week at the Library: July 1-7, 2018

June 30, 2018

Rock Painting
Monday, July 2nd at 2:00 p.m.

The Library will host a rock painting activity on Monday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. Patrons of all ages can design and paint rocks to spread messages of kindness. Rocks will be provided or participants can bring their own.


French Café
Monday, July 2nd at 5:00 p.m.

On Monday evening at 5:00 p.m., the Library will host French Café. People of all ages can gather together in a relaxed atmosphere to practice speaking French in casual conversation. This event is great for those who are fluent speakers as well as for those who are just learning the language. The French Café will be held in the Mahan Gallery at the Library.


Memory Lab: "Think Like an Archivist"
Monday, July 2nd at 6:30 p.m.

On Monday,evening at 6:30 p.m., the Library will host a Memory Lab Series event. Learn how archivists sort and organize large amounts of material and how you can apply that technique to organizing your personal archives, including what to keep and what to let go.

Closed for Independence Day

The Library will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in celebration of Independence Day.


Indoor Drive-in
Thursday, July 5th at 1:00 p.m.

Summer fun continues at the Library with an Indoor Drive-in Movie on Thursday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. Each participant will have time to decorate a cardboard box as their dream car, then watch an animated film in their "new car" while snacking on popcorn. Boxes will be provided or participants can bring their own. We'll be showing Moana, a 2016 movie about an adventurous Polynesian teenage girl who sails out on a daring mission to save her people from a terrible curse. (Rated PG; 107 minutes) 


Musical Movie Night
Thursday, July 5th at 7:00 p.m.

As part of the Summer Reading Program, on select Thursdays in July the Library will host musical movie nights featuring popular musicals. On Thursday evening at 7:00 p.m., the Library will show Mamma Mia, a romantic comedy that tells the story of a bride-to-be who is trying to discover who her father is, told using songs by the 1970s group ABBA. (Rated PG-13; 108 minutes)


Friday, July 6th at 2:00 p.m.

The Library will host LEGO Club on Friday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. in the Storytime Room. The finished LEGO creations will be placed on display in the Library.