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Events & Programs for All Ages

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E.g., 2014-10-22
E.g., 2014-10-22
Adult Program
Sit 'n' Stitch
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 21, 5:00 pm

Learn the fundamentals of crochet, bring your knitting, work on current projects, and share ideas with the group. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.)

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One
Acreage Branch
Thu, Oct 23, 6:00 pm

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

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Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 06, 2:00 pm

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing, or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30-60 min.)

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Trivia Night
Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 12, 6:00 pm

Form a team or compete alone in a stimulating game of trivia. Bragging rights and prizes will be awarded to the winners. (90 min.)

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International Games Day
Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 15, 2:00 pm

Celebrate the Seventh Annual International Games Day and enjoy a variety of games with fellow gamers. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Library. All ages. (2 hr.)

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Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Acreage Branch
Tue, Nov 18, 3:00 pm

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing, or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30-60 min.)

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Sit 'n' Stitch Crochet Club
Acreage Branch
Tue, Nov 18, 5:00 pm

Learn the fundamentals of crochet, bring your knitting, work on current projects, and share ideas with the group. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.)

Natural Medicine: Finding Trusted Resources
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 20, 2:00 pm

Learn how to assess health claims and become an educated health consumer by learning to ask the right questions. Presented by the Consumer Health Information Service. (90 min.)

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Movie Night
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 20, 6:00 pm

©Summit Entertainment. (110 min.) PG-13

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Acoustic Java Jam
Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 22, 2:00 pm

Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided by the Friends of the Library. (2 hr.)

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Children's Program
The Itsy Bitsy Spider
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 21, 2:00 pm

Come and join the arachnophobia fun and spin a web craft for the Itsy Bitsy Spider and friends. Ages 3-5. (60 min.)

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Thumbkin Pumpkin Patch
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 22, 2:00 pm

Share in a bounty of pumpkin activities including stories, songs and an art project as we explore the autumn season. Ages 3-5. (60 min.)

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Club Pokémon
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 29, 6:30 pm

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and enjoy a snack with new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Tiny Tots Trick or Treat!
Acreage Branch
Fri, Oct 31, 10:15 am

Bring your little princess, pirate, hero or witch to a morning of rhymes, games, songs, snacks and fun! Then join our Trick or Treat parade around the library to get some special treats. Ages 1-3.

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Spooky Treats Story Time
Acreage Branch
Fri, Oct 31, 3:30 pm

A jack-o'-lantern full of fun awaits you during this special seasonal story time. Listen to spooky stories, play monstrous games, and enjoy some tasty treats. Show off your costume and visit all three library desks for even more surprises. Ages 4-8. (60 min.)

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American Girl: Forever Friends
Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 05, 4:00 pm

Find out your friendship style! Learn what makes a good friend and how to make your friends feel special. Snacks provided. Ages 6-12. (60 min.)

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Happy Birthday, Everyone!
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 06, 10:15 am

We're celebrating everyone's birthday all at once at our magical Unbirthday Party full of stories, songs, games and treats. Ages 2-5. (60 min.)

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Toddler Time Stories and Fun
Acreage Branch
Fri, Nov 07, 10:15 am

Can't stay away from story time? Join us for some extra sessions of our Friday toddler classes. Ages 12-24 mos. (45 min.)

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Baby Time Rhymes and Songs
Acreage Branch
Fri, Nov 07, 11:15 am

Can't stay away from story time? Join us for some extra sessions of our Friday baby classes. Ages 0-12 mos.

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LEGO® Builders Club
Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 08, 2:30 pm

Meet fellow builders and work together, or alone, on creative projects. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Musical Tykes
Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 12, 2:30 pm

Do you have a favorite story time song or just love music? Come for a special all-musical jam session. We'll rock out with lots of instruments as we keep the music going. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Families Reading Together: On the Road to Reading
Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 12, 6:30 pm

Join us for a special story time all about cars, trucks, motorcycles and other things that go on the road! Bring the whole family for a fun shared experience as we celebrate the importance of books and reading for all families. Make a zooming craft to take home, too. Ages 3-7. (60 min.)

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Thankful Turkeys
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 13, 11:15 am

Create your own Thankful Turkey and discover cool Thanksgiving Day customs. Come gobble up the fun! Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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You're Running for President?!
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 13, 3:30 pm

Do you have what it takes to get elected President of the Acreage? If you want to sit in the big chair, you need to know how someone gets elected President. We'll answer this question with a fun election of our own. Discover and try out all the jobs it takes to run a campaign. Ages 6-10. (60-90 min.)

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Toddler Time Stories and Fun
Acreage Branch
Fri, Nov 14, 10:15 am

Can't stay away from story time? Join us for some extra sessions of our Friday toddler classes. Ages 12-24 mos. (45 min.)

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Baby Time Rhymes and Songs
Acreage Branch
Fri, Nov 14, 11:15 am

Can't stay away from story time? Join us for some extra sessions of our Friday baby classes. Ages 0-12 mos.

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Families Reading Together 2014 - Patrick Ball: Celtic Harp and Story
Acreage Branch
Fri, Nov 14, 4:00 pm

Patrick Ball, one of the world's premier Celtic harp players, offers an introduction to this rare, legendary instrument and shares tales of enchantment that come alive to delight the young and young-at-heart. A warm and magical performance! All ages. (45 min.)

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International Games Day for Kids!
Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 15, 2:00 pm

Join your neighbors and people everywhere in the US and across the globe this International Games Day! Play old favorites or try out some fun new games. Snacks provided. Ages 6-12. (2 hr.)

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Table Manners Please
Acreage Branch
Mon, Nov 17, 6:15 pm

Practice your manners at the table by listening to songs and stories. Make popsicle napkin holders for your special dinner with family and friends. Ages 3-7. (45-60 min.)

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World Wide Stories: International Children's Day
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 20, 3:30 pm

Listen to folktales, songs and stories from every continent as we explore the globe this International Children's Day. We'll end our world tour with an international candy tasting! Ages 4-7. (60 min.)

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Toddler Time Stories and Fun
Acreage Branch
Fri, Nov 21, 10:15 am

Can't stay away from story time? Join us for some extra sessions of our Friday toddler classes. Ages 12-24 mos. (45 min.)

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Baby Time Rhymes and Songs
Acreage Branch
Fri, Nov 21, 11:15 am

Can't stay away from story time? Join us for some extra sessions of our Friday baby classes. Ages 0-12 mos.

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Crafts for Kids
Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 22, 2:30 pm

Make a friend and a craft as you express your creative side. Ages 3-8. (45 min.)

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Everyone is Painting Fall
Acreage Branch
Mon, Nov 24, 6:15 pm

Paint an oversized picture using the reds, browns, oranges, yellows and purples of autumn. Ages 6-16. (60 min.)

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Club Pokémon
Acreage Branch
Tue, Nov 25, 6:30 pm

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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It's Game Time!
Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 26, 2:00 pm

Enjoy your day off from school with Smash Bros. and other Wii games, card games, board games, snacks and new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Teen Program
Ridiculously Rotten Movie Nite
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 21, 6:00 pm

©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. What's more terrifying than a clown? Hang out and LOL at this hilariously terrible movie to find out. Snacks and drinks provided. Ages 12-17. (88 min.) PG-13

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Gamerz Nite
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 22, 5:30 pm

Join a game of Yu-Gi-Oh!, play Smash Bros. or other Wii games, or try a new board game. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Pizza Chat: Fic Swap!
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 28, 6:00 pm

Get ready to share what scares you! This month we're going to share a part of our favorite scary book, comic, short story, fanfic or manga while enjoying pizza, candy and drinks. Ages 12-17. (60-90 min.)

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Acting Up!
Acreage Branch
Thu, Oct 30, 5:30 pm

Come hungry for drama, laughter, pizza and play as we work on basic acting skills with cheesy theater games. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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Japanese Anime & Culture Club
Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 05, 6:00 pm

Hang out, watch anime, and eat snacks while you talk with friends and fans all about the coolest stuff from Japan. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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Gamerz Nite
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 13, 6:30 pm

Join a game of Yu-Gi-Oh!, play Smash Bros. or other Wii games, or try a new board game. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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International Games Day for Teens
Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 15, 2:00 pm

Yu-Gi-Oh!, Magic the Gathering, Uno, Mafia, card games, board games and smart phone games. Try them all! Join us for snacks, fun and competition as we celebrate International Games Day. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Pizza Chat
Acreage Branch
Tue, Nov 18, 6:30 pm

Bring a book, comic, short story, fanfic or manga. Chat with the group about it while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12-17. (60-90 min.)

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Acting Up
Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 20, 5:30 pm

Come hungry for drama, laughs and pizza as we play some cheesy theater games and work on basic acting skills. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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