Storytime & Afterschool Programming Returns

Storytimes and afterschool clubs return this week! We know you all have been anxiously awaiting their start, and we are so happy to welcome you back. Be sure to let your favorite schoolkid know that this week we’ll start with STEAM Tuesday tomorrow at 3:30 pm (VEX & LEGO Robotics) and LEGO club on Thursday at 3:30 pm.

Art Storytime (4 & up):
Mondays: 5:30
Tuesdays: 11 am
Saturdays: 10:15 am

Movement Storytime (birth – 3):
Tuesdays: 10:15 am
Saturdays: 11:15 am

Homework Helpers! – Every Tues & Thurs; 3:30-4:30 pm

LEGO Club – 1st & 3rd Thursday; 3:30-5 pm
Art Club – 2nd Thursdays; 3:30-5 pm
Code Club – 2nd & 4th Tuesdays; 3:30-5 pm
Robotics Club – 1st & 3rd Tuesdays; 3:30

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Fall Children’s Programming is Right Around the Corner!

FALL AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMMING, 2015

An exciting new season of After School Programs begins the week of September 14th, and continues through mid-November. These programs are open to all elementary students, K-5, but are not appropriate for preschoolers. Snacks included!

LEGO Club – 1st & 3rd Thursday; 3:30-5 pm, Kozak Community Room

Art Club – 2nd Thursdays; 3:30-5 pm, Kozak Community Room

Code Club – 2nd & 4th Tuesdays; 3:30-5 pm, Kozak Community Room and Tech Center

Robotics Club – 1st & 3rd Tuesdays; 3:30, Kozak Community Room

Homework Helpers – Tuesdays and Thursdays; 3:30-4:30 in the South Dakota Room

Find out more about children’s programming, and available resources for kids by clicking on http://vermillionpubliclibrary.org/kids/.

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Indiana Bones!

Tomorrow!
Friday, July 17th at 1 pm
Kozak Community Room

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Indiana Bones, “Keeper of Legends” is an EMMY AWARD-winning writer, producer and performing artist. Combining archeology, action, adventure, ancient legends, mythology and folklore, Indy thrills and educates audiences with his unique storytelling abilities. Indiana Bones has traveled the world to gather his stories. With the use of artifacts, fossils, lively puppets and a crack of his bull whip, Indy leads the audience on a journey through time.
“Open a Book, Open your Mind, Open your
Imagination” – Indiana Bones

Only Two Weeks of SRP Left!

It’s hard to believe, but it’s true. After today, there are only 2 more full weeks of the 2015 Summer Reading Program. Two more entertainers (Indiana Bones on Friday, June 17th and the Zooman on Monday, July 20th), 2 more superhero movies, 2 more LEGO clubs, science clubs, coding clubs, and all the rest of it. Catch it while you can! And don’t forget to turn in your reading logs for chances at fun prizes when it’s all over.

That goes for you adult readers, too!

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FREE Season of Sesame Street Streaming Video

Head on over the SD Titles to Go, and sign in with your patron bar code and password to access a free season of Sesame Street streaming videos!
Find them by clicking on ‘Resources’ on our menu bar, then scrolling down to eResources. Once that page opens, find and click on the link for Overdrive. On Overdrive’s page you will find the videos by going to Featured Collections at the top of the page and clicking >> Streaming Videos!

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Steve Rokasek of SDPB, Here Today

Don’t miss this week’s SRP Entertainer – Steve Rokasek of SDPB!
1 pm in the Kozak Community Room.

SDPB’s Science Guy Steven Rokusek will use humor and fascinating demonstrations to bring dry theorems and scientific laws to life. The demonstrations are entertaining for kids and adults.  Approximately 15 demonstrations will be shown during the event, including physics, chemistry and anatomy demonstrations.

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