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DOMINOOOOOO!

Kids built (and toppled) Domino runs using blocks, Popsicle sticks, and their creativity earlier this summer at our Main Branch. There were curves, splits, and even some 2-story creations! We’re building everything from box villages to toothbrush-powered robots at the library … Continue reading

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Kids can travel around the world in an afternoon at MPL

Kids with global curiosity and a tight schedule can learn about far-flung cultures during our special program, Around the World in 80 Minutes. Children can play a game from China, sample a snack from Germany, make a craft from Mexico, and more. The … Continue reading

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Construction hats to planters

We’re building a better world this summer; so, this Make-It Monday, we gave kids a fun way to build their gardens. The children decorated construction hats and used them as planters. By the way, if your kid has a green … Continue reading

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Make-It Monday: Socktopus

It’s that time again. It’s Make-It Monday! We’re making our own planters at 1 p.m. today at our Read House. Join the fun! No registration necessary. If you’re looking for a craft that your family can do at home, try making … Continue reading

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Building with sand

Each Make-It Monday, we offer games and crafts that involve a different aspect of building. (As you may recall, our Summer Reading theme is Build a Better World.) This week, we played in the sand. Kids built sand sculptures and … Continue reading

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