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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Hybrid - Attend in person or via Zoom
Event Details:
This summer, share the wonders of reading and exploring the outdoors! Check out a copy of World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments, and as you read along, discover the special surprises hidden within your book. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Combine the right ratio of wet and dry ingredients to make a perfectly packed powder spheroid. Bath-safe colored salts add a celebratory splash. Enough supplies are provided to gift a bath bomb to a friend, and also soak by yourself in the foaming fu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Paracord bracelets (also known as survival bracelets) are one of the most useful items to have on any adventure. From wilderness scenarios to day-to-day situations, they have a wide variety of uses. Kits are limited. Registration begins June 18. Thos...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Live Online, Classes, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Combine the digital with the outdoors and learn about nature around you. This class will introduce you to some popular outdoor and nature apps to help enhance your knowledge. Next Tuesday at 3:00 pm, meet us by the Native Plant Garden at H.J. Carroll...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Live Online, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Sign up for this unique role-playing game and join us each Wednesday to play! D&D enthusiast George Kreppein will guide you while you explore new terrain, uncover mysteries, and gain new skills and experiences. Games are held weekly on Zoom throu...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Join Rosaletta for an energetic outdoor Storytime, rain or shine! Hear stories, sing songs, and​ enjoy physical movement to build children's love of reading and learning. Storytimes will be created with pre-school and toddler age children in min...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Find the right balance of wet and dry for this putty that cleans up. You’ll need to agitate the castile soap and capture the foam, which you’ll mix with corn starch for moldable fun. When you are finished playing, bring it to the bath for a soapy spl...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Live Online
Event Details:
  Register Now   Join us for an enchanting evening with New York Times Best Selling author and Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick Alka Joshi as she discusses her captivating and bestselling novels, The Henna Artist and The Secret Kee...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join Tanya Barnett on Fridays at H.J. Carroll Park to dance, sing, read stories, and participate in supportive conversations. Invite your friends and family! This is a great place to have fun with your children, interact with other families in playti...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Join library staff for an energetic outdoor Storytime, rain or shine! Hear stories, sing songs, and​ enjoy physical movement to build children's love of reading and learning. Storytimes will be created with pre-school and toddler age children in...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Where do all these plants come from? Join the director of Heronswood Gardens to get an inside look at plant reproduction. You’ll get to see inside a flower and learn the main parts, then explore pollination, cuttings, and seed sowing. Each attendee w...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Combine the digital with the outdoors and learn about nature around you with a hands-on approach.  Meet up with us near the Native Plant Garden and we'll practice using some of the recommended outdoor and nature apps from last week's Tech Tuesda...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Board of Trustees Regular Meeting

10:00am - 12:00pm
Humphrey Room
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
The Jefferson County Library Board of Trustees meets on the second Wednesday of each month unless otherwise noted. All board meetings are open to the public. This month the meeting will take place online via Zoom. A link will b...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Live Online, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Sign up for this unique role-playing game and join us each Wednesday to play! D&D enthusiast George Kreppein will guide you while you explore new terrain, uncover mysteries, and gain new skills and experiences. Games are held weekly on Zoom throu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Live Online
Event Details:
  Register Now   Join us as we sit down in conversation with New York Times Best Selling author David Allen, one of the world’s most influential thinkers on personal productivity. David’s thirty-five years of experience as a manage...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Join Rosaletta for an energetic outdoor Storytime, rain or shine! Hear stories, sing songs, and​ enjoy physical movement to build children's love of reading and learning. Storytimes will be created with pre-school and toddler age children in min...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Where do all these plants come from? Join the director of Heronswood Gardens to get an inside look at plant reproduction. You’ll get to see inside a flower and learn the main parts, then explore pollination, cuttings, and seed sowing. Each attendee w...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

SRP for Adults: Zen Stones

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Humphrey Room
Registration
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Humphrey Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
A technique-based workshop featuring Japanese-style meditation stones, woven in a pattern with cane. Supplies and instructions will be provided to complete one "Zen Stone" while you relax and enjoy the world around you. This program will take place o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions - Adult
Event Details:
This month's book discussion is The Secret Lives of Bats by Marlin Tuttle All are welcome to sign up for our monthly book discussion. Book discussions are held on the second Thursday of each month from 6:15 – 7:45 pm. Sign-up is required and ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join Tanya Barnett on Fridays at H.J. Carroll Park to dance, sing, read stories, and participate in supportive conversations. Invite your friends and family! This is a great place to have fun with your children, interact with other families in playti...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

SPR for Teens: Growing Diorama Take & Make Kit

All Day 7/18 - 7/22
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Jefferson County Library
Room: Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Use provided supplies to create your own habitat for a cryptid creature to hide in. Will you make it wild and wooded, a swampy shore, or a rural roadside? Scrounge your own material to personalize the kit contents which include; a container, soil, gr...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Join library staff for an energetic outdoor Storytime, rain or shine! Hear stories, sing songs, and​ enjoy physical movement to build children's love of reading and learning. Storytimes will be created with pre-school and toddler age children in...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Practice fine motor skills by weaving hairy yarn into your oversized cardboard feet. Adding a loop to go around the ankle will keep your stompers in place as you explore. These simple upcycled feet will develop patience and inventive play. No registr...