Look for us in the Dakota Days Parade tomorrow morning:) We’ll have some library swag, and will be walking with several other Vermillion cultural organizations. We can’t wait to see all your shiny faces.
P.S. NO Story Times Saturday morning, due to the parade. Please share widely.
Congrats to our Banned Books Week giveaway winners:
Everyone who entered the give-away has a ‘Words Have Power’ button waiting for them! Drop by our Circulation Desk anytime to pick up your prizes.
Miss Beth WILL NOT be at the Library for Storytimes tomorrow morning:(
Instead, she invites you to join her at the Armory for Headstart’s 40th anniversary celebration!!
Tell your friends, and help spread the word.
The Breakfast Club. This Friday at 7:30, during Books & Brews. Bring your own chair.
Adults 21 & up, only, please.
In the case of inclement weather, the event will take place in the Kozak Community Room.
with our full schedule of programs, that is!
All of our exciting children’s programs begin this week:
Register now for Summer Story Time sessions! There are no fee for these programs, but registration is required. Visit our website at vermillionpubliclibrary.org, and click on the Story Times link, or call us at 605-677-7060. Each session is open until full (12 per class). Sessions run September 11 – November 28th.
Art Storytime (4 & up):
Tuesdays: 11 am
Saturdays: 11 am
Movement Storytime (birth – 3):
Tuesdays: 10:15 am
Saturdays: 11 am
After School programming for 2017 begins September 11th, and runs through November 30th, 3:30 to 4:30 pm. All programs take place in the Kozak Community Room, with the exception of Minecraft, which takes place in the Youth Room. All programs are FREE and open to the public, require no registration, and are appropriate for school-aged children K-8th, with the exception of VEX IQ Robotics which is open to those aged 10 & up. Snacks are provided at all programs. Call our Circulation Desk for more information.
Mondays (1st & 3rd) – Nutrition/Yoga
Mondays (2nd & 4th) – Minecraft
Tuesdays (1st & 3rd) – LEGO Robotics
Tuesdays (2nd & 4th) -VEX IQ Robotics
Wednesdays (1st & 3rd) – Cursive Class
Wednesdays (2nd & 4th) – Chess Club
Thursdays (1st & 3rd) – LEGO Club
Thursdays (2nd) – Origami Club
Thursdays (4th) – Art Club
Fridays – Library Movie!
The Library will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Sunday, September 3rd and Monday, September 4th.
Enjoy the long weekend, Vermillionaires!
The #ILoveMyLibrarian Award is your chance to give back to the librarians who transform your community: http://bit.ly/ILoveMyLibrarian
Ukelele lessons are returning this Fall, thanks to the generous and talented Joseph Ahuna. SPACE IS LIMITED, and registration is REQUIRED; call or stop by our Circulation Desk for more information or to sign up.
Prepare for the eclipse with open access to Gale’s In Context resources!
With the upcoming solar eclipse, Gale is providing free access to three earth science resources. They are opening up access to Science in Context, Research in Context and Student Resources in Context through Sept. 15 for those back to school projects that involve the eclipse, as well as the science enthusiasts looking for more information on the event.
Please note that all users will need to complete a short registration form to access these resources.
Vermillionaires: We are so sorry to report that we are all out of our free eclipse glasses! Amazingly, they went fast. If you are still on the hunt for glasses, there are some to be found online, but beware of fake glasses: