Kids

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Wee Read and Explore

Engage your child in early learning games and activities inspired by "Dinosaur vs. Bedtime" by Bob Shea. For 3 to 6-year-olds and caregivers.

Prairie West: Thursday, February 23, 10:30-11:05 a.m.

Find this and other "Dinosaur vs." titles by Bob Shea

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Fridays with Rocky

Develop your child's early learning skills and encourage a love of reading at this special family storytime with Rocky, a certified therapy dog!

Oak View: Friday, February 24, 10:30 to 11 a.m.

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Ordinary People Change the World

Discover history as we explore each book of the Brad Meltzer series, Ordinary People Change the World. For kids in grades K-5.

This week's ordinary person is Lucille Ball.

Downtown: Friday, February 24, 4 p.m.

Find all the books in the series

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After-School Programs

Inspire your school-ager's imagination with books, art, movies, gaming, and science.

Follow the links below to see what's happening at your branch.

After-School Activities
Full Calendar for Kids (Grades K-5)

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2017 Newbery Medal

The 2017 Newbery Medal winner for excellence in children's literature is The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill.

Find the 2017 winner and honor titles in the library
Learn more about the Newbery Medal

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2017 Caldecott Medal

The 2017 Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American picture book has been awarded to Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, illustrated and written by Javaka Steptoe.

Find the 2017 winner and honor books in the library
Learn more about the Caldecott Medal