July 18, 2018
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July 24, 2018
July 31, 2018
July 31, 2018
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July 18, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Enjoy stories at the park! The Douglas County Public Library will provide storytime at Lampe Park on Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. from June 13 through August 8. Crafts will be included. Storytime will be held near the Farmer’s Market. Children of all ages are welcome.
July 18, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
All teens are invited to the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meetings at the Minden Library. Teens can get involved with fun library events and help plan future library programs. Free pizza and soda!
July 19, 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
During the summer, a READing Paws therapy dog will be available at the Minden Library every Thursday between 10:30 and 12:00.
Children of all ages and reading levels are invited to read with a registered therapy dog and the dog’s handler. Each child will spend 15 minutes with a dog. Time slots are available on a first come, first serve basis. Parental permission is required, and permission forms are available at the library. This program is offered in partnership with READing Paws, a local affiliate of Intermountain Therapy Animals.
July 19, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
As part of the “Libraries Rock!” Summer Reading program, the staff at the Zephyr Cove Library will teach children how to make musical instruments out of household items. All crafting supplies will be provided by the library.
July 19, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Minden Library will be providing a six-week class on how to use the library’s Heritage Quest database for family and historical research. From June 14 to July 26, professional genealogist Yvonne Prettyman will teach the six-week class on Thursdays at the Minden Library from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
July 20, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Douglas County Public Library presents Storytime at Mormon Station State Historic Park in Genoa. Children of all ages are invited. Enjoy fun stories in the beautiful outdoor setting.
July 21, 2018, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Meet people in the community and make new friends with Friend Speed Dating! Adults ages 50 and over are invited to a low-key social event at the Minden Library.
Attendees will be given a set amount of time to chat with each of the other attendees. The “getting to know you” period will be followed by food and refreshments.
July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
"The Aristocats” (rated G) will be shown in the Minden Library meeting room. The movie and popcorn are free.
July 24, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Storytime will continue at the Minden Library on Tuesdays June 12 through August 7 at 10:30 a.m. Felt board stories, songs and musical instruments are included. Toddler Storytime is for ages three and younger.
July 24, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Put your master Lego builder skills to the test! The Douglas County Public Library will be hosting a Lego Build on Tuesdays from June 12 through August 7 at the Minden Library. Listen to a story and recreate it using Lego bricks.
Lego bricks and building materials will be provided by the library. Lego Build Tuesdays are for children ages four and up.
July 25, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
July 25, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The artists of My Thousand Words, Debbie and Rachel Lambin, will show participants how to create amazing sculptures from used books and magazines. This class is free and designed for adults. The books and sculpting materials will be provided.
July 26, 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
July 26, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
July 28, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
"Monsters, Inc.” (rated G) will be shown in the Minden Library meeting room. The movie and popcorn are free.
July 30, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
July 31, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
July 31, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
July 31, 2018, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Douglas County Public Library celebrates the end of its Children’s Summer Reading Program with a visit from Jacques the Magician. As a professional magician, Jacques Simard has amused and astonished audiences around the world.