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Teen Summer Reading - Origami Superheroes

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 2 p.m.

Learn the basic techniques of Japanese paper folding and create some basic models as well as some special ones based on heroes from popular culture.  Attending this program will count for the Crafty Character Badge of the Teen Summer Reading Program. Ages 13-19.  

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 4 p.m.

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Ages 6-12.  
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Pajama Movie Night

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Former super-villain and now super-dad, Gru, is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to save the world with the help of his daughters and tons of yellow minions. View trailer.  Food, blankets and pillows are welcome.  This our last weekly Pajama Movie Night for the summer. Starting in September, this movie night will be held one Thursday evening each month at 6 p.m. 
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Downloadable Media Drop-In Hour

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Bring your Kindle* and your questions for help with downloadable media. *Other e-readers welcome!

Preschool Story Time

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes. For children ages of 3 to 5 years old. Tickets are required to attend this program and are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the program. 

Wonderful Ones & Twos

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, 11:30 a.m.

Join us for a fun, interactive story time that encourages early language and literacy skills through stories, songs and rhymes. This story time is a caregiver and child program for children that are walking up to and including age 2. NEW: Tickets are now required to attend this program and are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis.  

Family Story Time

Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Start your weekend off with a fun family story time filled with songs, rhymes and good books.
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Tenley-Friendship Heroic Summer

Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, 2 p.m.

“A Hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” –Christopher Reeve Join us as we spotlight people that persevere against overwhelming trials and become heroes in their own right.  From the real life to the fantastical, join us as we explore the idea of heroism. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks.
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Introduction to Viniyoga

Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, 2 p.m.

Certified yoga teacher Robin Glantz will teach four Introduction to Viniyoga classes this August. Viniyoga is a form of gentle yoga that meets participants where they are. As such, viniyoga is suitable for all levels of experience and fitness.  Robin Glantz is a 200-hour-level certified yoga teacher and the owner of Vibrant Health LLC. She will teach these four intro classes:
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'Golden Sunday Movie' at Tenley

Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, 2 p.m.

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Golden Sunday Movie salute to Women’s Equality Day.