Events

South Country Library Program Calendar

Please see the categories folder below to limit results to Adult, Young Adult and/or Children’s programs.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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New Year’s Day
New Year’s Day
Jan 1 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
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Free Craft Kits for Kids
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Jan 2 all-day
Pick up a free craft kit for your child.  One craft per child, please. Because we are in temporary curbside-service mode until we re-open to the public on Jan 11, we will leave the box of crafts outside the library’s Read More ...
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Virtual Storytime via Zoom 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime via Zoom
Jan 4 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join a librarian for a live storytime via Zoom. Please email childrens@sctylib.org to register your child.
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Llama Paint Kits (Grades K-5th)
Llama Paint Kits (Grades K-5th)
Jan 5 all-day
For K-5th grades. It’s another fun painting kit created by The Art Nanny featuring her special ColorShield technique. Registration & pick-up begins Jan. 5. Register online or by phone. While supplies last. Because we are in temporary curbside-service only, we Read More ...
Science Fiction
Science Fiction
Jan 5 – Jan 7 all-day
In honor of national science fiction day (1/2) how well do you know these popular sci-fi movies and television shows? https://kahoot.it/challenge/02356435?challenge-id=7147170d-6aa3-4d17-977f-be034beeee6f_1608302168112 or Game PIN: 02356435
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Letter of the Week Kits 9:30 am
Letter of the Week Kits
Jan 6 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Work your way with the alphabet with your child. Each week we’ll feature a new letter. Packets include a simple craft, activity sheets, and cut-out letters. Free, no registration necessary. Recommended for ages 5 years and younger.
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84364140614 Meeting ID: 874 0313 Read More ...
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Dinosaur Craft Kit giveaway
Dinosaur Craft Kit giveaway
Jan 7 all-day
It’s a bonus craft! Pick up a dinosaur-themed craft. No registration necessary, while supplies last. Because we are in temporary curbside-service only, we can bring the kit out to your car. Just call at 631-286-0818 option 2 to speak to Read More ...
Virtual Tai Chi 10:00 am
Virtual Tai Chi
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jim Cummings teaches the 24 movements of the Beijing Tai Chi form. Learn the fundamental movements as well as theory; improve balance, stability and overall health. Wear loose, comfortable clothing and soft-soled shoes.  (Virtual instruction, via Zoom.)  Register in advance Read More ...
New Year’s Reset 7:00 pm
New Year’s Reset
Jan 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2021 can be an incredible year of profound transformation! But nothing can change by simply changing the calendar. Learn how to reduce cravings, slim down and feel comfortable in your favorite clothing again.  Lisa Zimmerman of Evolve Wellness Health Coaching Read More ...
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Toddler Ice Cream Color Match Game (18-36 mos)
Toddler Ice Cream Color Match Game (18-36 mos)
Jan 8 all-day
For 18-36 months old. Get a color matching game to help with color recognition. Registration & pickup begins Jan. 8. Register online or by phone at 631-286-0818 x2. Because we are in temporary curbside-service only, we can bring the kit Read More ...
Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Jan 8 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or on the Children’s section of the webpage.
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Free Craft Kits for Kids
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Jan 9 all-day
Pick up a free craft kit for your child.  One craft per child, please. Because we are in temporary curbside-service mode until we re-open to the public on Jan 11, we will leave the box of crafts outside the library’s Read More ...
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Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 11 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
Virtual Chair Yoga 10:00 am
Virtual Chair Yoga
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Kristen Orsini for a rejuvenating hour of chair yoga with breath work for mind/body tension and stress release.  Register in advance for the Zoom link: http://bit.ly/ChairYogaJan
Virtual Storytime via Zoom 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime via Zoom
Jan 11 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join a librarian for a live storytime via Zoom. Please email childrens@sctylib.org to register your child.
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Scratch Paper Snow Globes (1st-5th grades)
Scratch Paper Snow Globes (1st-5th grades)
Jan 12 all-day
For grades 1st-5th. Make a special snow globe using scratch paper to make your own colorful design. Registration and pick-up begins Jan. 12. Register online, in-person or by phone. While supplies last.
Teen Trivia Tuesday
Teen Trivia Tuesday
Jan 12 – Jan 17 all-day
How well do you know Pop Culture? https://kahoot.it/challenge/02903667?challenge-id=7147170d-6aa3-4d17-977f-be034beeee6f_1609603043788 or Game Pin: 02903667 on Kahoot The game is available to the first ten participants, and closes at 9:00 PM on the last day.
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 12 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
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Name that Tune: 90’s
Name that Tune: 90’s
Jan 13 all-day
Just how does your 90s music knowledge stack up? From pop to rock and everything in between can you name these 90s hits? https://kahoot.it/challenge/030599?challenge-id=7147170d-6aa3-4d17-977f-be034beeee6f_1609172962832 or Game Pin: 030599
Storytime for Toddler Ice Cream Color Match Game (18-36 mos) 10:30 am
Storytime for Toddler Ice Cream Color Match Game (18-36 mos)
Jan 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
This is a color storytime to go along with the Toddler Ice Cream Color Match Game. It takes place on Jan 13 at 10:30 am. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org for the storytime link. If you didn’t get a color Read More ...
Financial Wellness Workshop: Budgeting and Investments 11:00 am
Financial Wellness Workshop: Budgeting and Investments
Jan 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Budgeting really isn’t a dirty word! Create what you can live with and become an owner not a loaner of your money. Find out how. Offered two times: 11:00 a.m. or 7:00 p.m. (90 minutes). Register via email jsalvatore@sctylib.org with Read More ...
Financial Wellness Workshop: Budgeting and Investments 7:00 pm
Financial Wellness Workshop: Budgeting and Investments
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Budgeting really isn’t a dirty word! Create what you can live with and become an owner not a loaner of your money. Find out how. Offered two times: 11:00 a.m. or 7:00 p.m. (90 minutes). Register via email jsalvatore@sctylib.org with Read More ...
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84364140614 Meeting ID: 874 0313 Read More ...
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Name that Tune: 90’s
Name that Tune: 90’s
Jan 14 all-day
Just how does your 90s music knowledge stack up? From pop to rock and everything in between can you name these 90s hits? https://kahoot.it/challenge/030599?challenge-id=7147170d-6aa3-4d17-977f-be034beeee6f_1609172962832 or Game Pin: 030599
Computer Cleanup and Security 7:00 pm
Computer Cleanup and Security
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Start with a clean slate this new year!  Learn how to clean up your Windows computer, improve performance and speed up tasks, protect it from viruses and spyware, and much more. For intermediate and advanced users. Register in advance: http://bit.ly/cleanupsecurity
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Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Jan 15 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or on the Children’s section of the webpage.
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 18 all-day
The library is closed for the holiday.
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Civil Rights Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Jan 19 all-day
 In honor of Martin Luther King Day, how well do you remember the movement that he fought for? https://kahoot.it/challenge/07738087?challenge-id=7147170d-6aa3-4d17-977f-be034beeee6f_1609177826148 or Game Pin: 07738087
Kindness Jars (2nd-5th grades)
Kindness Jars (2nd-5th grades)
Jan 19 all-day
For 2nd-5th grades.  Make a craft to focus on kind deeds. Registration & pick-up begins Jan. 19, while supplies last. Register online, in-person or by phone at 631-286-0818 x2.
Snowmen Craft with Story (K-3rd)
Snowmen Craft with Story (K-3rd)
Jan 19 all-day
For K-3rd. Registration & pick-up begins Jan. 14. Register online, in-person or by phone at 631-286-0818 x2. While supplies last. Then join in on the snowmen storytime on  Jan. 21 at 4pm via Zoom. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to Read More ...
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 19 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
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Civil Rights Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Jan 20 all-day
 In honor of Martin Luther King Day, how well do you remember the movement that he fought for? https://kahoot.it/challenge/07738087?challenge-id=7147170d-6aa3-4d17-977f-be034beeee6f_1609177826148 or Game Pin: 07738087
Snowmen Craft with Story (K-3rd)
Snowmen Craft with Story (K-3rd)
Jan 20 all-day
For K-3rd. Registration & pick-up begins Jan. 14. Register online, in-person or by phone at 631-286-0818 x2. While supplies last. Then join in on the snowmen storytime on  Jan. 21 at 4pm via Zoom. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to Read More ...
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 20 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
Letter of the Week Kits 9:30 am
Letter of the Week Kits
Jan 20 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Work your way with the alphabet with your child. Each week we’ll feature a new letter. Packets include a simple craft, activity sheets, and cut-out letters. Free, no registration necessary. Recommended for ages 5 years and younger.
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84364140614 Meeting ID: 874 0313 Read More ...
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Civil Rights Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Jan 21 all-day
 In honor of Martin Luther King Day, how well do you remember the movement that he fought for? https://kahoot.it/challenge/07738087?challenge-id=7147170d-6aa3-4d17-977f-be034beeee6f_1609177826148 or Game Pin: 07738087
Snowmen Craft with Story (K-3rd)
Snowmen Craft with Story (K-3rd)
Jan 21 all-day
For K-3rd. Registration & pick-up begins Jan. 14. Register online, in-person or by phone at 631-286-0818 x2. While supplies last. Then join in on the snowmen storytime on  Jan. 21 at 4pm via Zoom. You can also email childrens@sctylib.org to Read More ...
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 21 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
Virtual Qigong 10:00 am
Virtual Qigong
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This ancient, evidence-based Chinese healing art consists of gentle, low impact exercises which provide many benefits including lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination.  Instructor Tom Linden is certified by the Center for Taiji Studies. Register in advance Read More ...
Snowmen Storytime (K-3rd) 4:00 pm
Snowmen Storytime (K-3rd)
Jan 21 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
For K-3rd. Join in for snowmen stories. You can email childrens@sctylib.org to get the link. This storytime goes along with a snowmen craft. You click here to see if there are any craft kits left.
Game Night: UNO 5:30 pm
Game Night: UNO
Jan 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Register here Join Ms. Kathleen in a virtual game of UNO! All virtual programs will be conducted through Zoom. Everyone who registers will receive an email with the link to join the program.
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The budget for 2021-2022 fiscal year will be presented to the board for approval at this meeting.
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Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 22 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or on the Children’s section of the webpage.
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Free Craft Kits for Kids
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Jan 23 all-day
Pick up a free craft kit for your child. With the colder, damper months, we will be moving the box inside, so just stop in the Children’s Dept. to get the craft. One craft per child, please.
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 23 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
Bring Your Own Book Discussion 10:00 am
Bring Your Own Book Discussion
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a discussion where you will tell us about your favorite book (one that you have read or re-read recently) and fill your reading list with the recommendations of others.  Register in advance for the Zoom link: http://bit.ly/byobDisc 
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Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 25 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
Virtual Storytime via Zoom 4:00 pm
Virtual Storytime via Zoom
Jan 25 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join a librarian for a live storytime via Zoom. Please email childrens@sctylib.org to register your child.
Teen Book Club: Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige 4:30 pm
Teen Book Club: Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige
Jan 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Register here Join us for a discussion of the Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige. Amy Gumm, the other girl from Kansas, has been recruited by the Revolutionary Order of the Wicked to stop Dorothy who has found a way Read More ...
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Color Resist Snowflakes (K-5th)
Color Resist Snowflakes (K-5th)
Jan 26 all-day
For K-5th grades. Using the crayon and watercolors included in this kit, you can use a color resist technique to create some magical snowflakes. Registration & pick-up begins Jan. 26, while supplies last. Register online, in-person or by phone at Read More ...
Pop Culture
Pop Culture
Jan 26 all-day
See if you’re an entertainment expert by answering these questions. https://kahoot.it/challenge/07429517?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1610658207264 or Game PIN: 07429517
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 26 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
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Color Resist Snowflakes (K-5th)
Color Resist Snowflakes (K-5th)
Jan 27 all-day
For K-5th grades. Using the crayon and watercolors included in this kit, you can use a color resist technique to create some magical snowflakes. Registration & pick-up begins Jan. 26, while supplies last. Register online, in-person or by phone at Read More ...
Craft Kit: Candy Sushi
Craft Kit: Candy Sushi
Jan 27 all-day
Get your chopsticks ready and make a colorful sweet treat! Kits contain the materials, including the instructions, needed to create the kit. Everyone who registers will be contacted to arrange pick up of their kit. This program is intended for Read More ...
Pop Culture
Pop Culture
Jan 27 all-day
See if you’re an entertainment expert by answering these questions. https://kahoot.it/challenge/07429517?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1610658207264 or Game PIN: 07429517
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 27 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
Letter of the Week Kits 9:30 am
Letter of the Week Kits
Jan 27 @ 9:30 am – 9:00 pm
Work your way with the alphabet with your child. Each week we’ll feature a new letter. Packets include a simple craft, activity sheets, and cut-out letters. Free, no registration necessary. Recommended for ages 5 years and younger.
Virtual: SMART Recovery 7:00 pm
Virtual: SMART Recovery
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84364140614 Meeting ID: 874 0313 Read More ...
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Pop Culture
Pop Culture
Jan 28 all-day
See if you’re an entertainment expert by answering these questions. https://kahoot.it/challenge/07429517?challenge-id=3ed4d019-0a16-40f7-81ca-7883ae587bf5_1610658207264 or Game PIN: 07429517
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 28 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
KonMari: Clear for the New Year 7:00 pm
KonMari: Clear for the New Year
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Make way for the New Year by clearing out your personal space.  Presenter Amy Chinitz, a Certified Consultant trained by Marie Kondo is also a licensed social worker.  The KonMari Method can be a tool to help ease anxiety as Read More ...
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Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 29 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
Small Singalong 10:30 am
Small Singalong
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
Join Jen for some songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. The video premieres on our Facebook page at 10:30 am on Fridays, and is also available on our YouTube channel  or on the Children’s section of the webpage.
Virtual Watch Party: A Knights Tale 6:30 pm
Virtual Watch Party: A Knights Tale
Jan 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join Ms. Kathleen in a Watch Party.  All you need to join in the fun is google chrome, a Netflix account and the Netflix party extension! The link to join the chat will be sent to all that register. Read More ...
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Free Craft Kits for Kids
Free Craft Kits for Kids
Jan 30 all-day
Pick up a free craft kit for your child. With the colder, damper months, we will be moving the box inside, so just stop in the Children’s Dept. to get the craft. One craft per child, please.
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Winter Reading Club Jan. 11 – Feb. 27
Jan 30 all-day
Kids newborn – 5th grade can join our Winter Reading Club! Stop by the Children’s Dept. to pick up our reading bingo sheet or email childrens@sctylib.org. Get bingo by doing 5 fun reading activities and then turn in your sheet Read More ...
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