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Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies, 0 to 12 months, and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and stories....

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Kids Only Book Club

Join us for an hour of reading, listening  and discovering new  ways to interact with  books! We will read (or listen to) an exciting story or...

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-4 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in grades K-4 who want to practice their...

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Adult Craft: Holiday Wreaths

Make a winter wreath for the holidays. Supplies are limited and will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Limit: One per household. Free. No...

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

Countdown to Kindergarten

If your child is 3.5 years or older and is not enrolled in a formal preschool, this program is for you! We will be meeting for six sessions to expose children...

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

Inclusive - Growing Together

INSIDERS: Thanksgiving Craft

Join us for a Turkey Crafts! Come in for socializing, finding new friends, networking, making jokes, having fun with art, and much more. Insiders...

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Music and Movement

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. These are...

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Game Day

Head to the Community Room every Wednesday afternoon for video games and board games. Kids and teens are welcome to participate. Free. No...

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-4 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in grades K-4 who want to practice their...

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Stories, Songs, and Stuff

Join Ms. Kathy for stories, songs, and more every Saturday morning at 10:30am. Followed by Stay & Play.

Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Storytime Area

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Thanksgiving Story and Craft

Join us for a Turkey Day Story and Crafts!  Children will listen to a story about giving thanks with loved ones, then show their own gratitude by making...

Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Board Games Club

Join us every Saturday afternoon for board games in the library. Play your old favorites or try something new. All ages welcome. Free. No registration...

Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Wii Saturday

Come to the Teen Room every Saturday afternoon for video games. Free. No registration required.

Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Teen Room

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-4 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in grades K-4 who want to practice their...

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Crafternoons

Every Monday at Joyce Ellington get creative at our Crafternoons program! Supplies will be provided. For kids and teens. Free. No registration required.

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies, 0 to 12 months, and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and stories....

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

Four kids enjoying food

Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

stack of books with the words, "Children's Book Club", on ends

Kids Only Book Club

Join us for an hour of reading, listening  and discovering new  ways to interact with  books! We will read (or listen to) an exciting story or...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-4 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in grades K-4 who want to practice their...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

Hip Hop History Month

Hip Hop History Month

You're invited to SJPL's 3rd Annual Hip Hop History Month Celebration!  Join Cliff, TGD's Toprock and DJ'ing instructor, as he shares and discusses...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

Countdown to Kindergarten

If your child is 3.5 years or older and is not enrolled in a formal preschool, this program is for you! We will be meeting for six sessions to expose children...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

Four kids enjoying food

Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library