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Fall Storytimes
September 10 – October 18*
October 29 - December 13

for babies, toddlers and preschoolers
Please call the Children's Room at 758-6585 if you have any questions about
storytime at the library.
* No storytimes October 19-25

Library Explorers - for kids in grades K-5
Mondays at 3:45 p.m.
September 8 – October 13*
October 27 - December 8

Have fun exploring different themes through stories, activities and more.
Because this is a special program for elementary school children,
younger siblings are not invited.

* No Explorers October 20

Tail-Waggin’ Tutors - for kids in grades 1-5
Thursdays from 6:30-8 p.m.
September 11-November 20*

Sign up for 15 minutes of reading time with Maggie, the lovable Lhasa Apso from
Tail-Waggin’ Tutors
of Therapy Dogs International. Registration is required and begins September 2. Call 758-6585 or visit the Children’s Desk.
* No program October 2 or October 9

Awesome Activities - for kids in grades 3-5
Space is limited. Registration is required and begins September 2.
Call 758-6585 or visit the Children’s Desk.

Minecraft
Thursday, October 30, 1:30-3 p.m. OR 3:45-5:15 p.m.
Minecraft account and email not needed. Space is limited and registration is required.
Call 758-6585 or visit the Children’s Desk.

SpinArt
Thursday, November 22, 1-2:30 p.m.
Discover what you can create with engineering and art! Space is limited and registration is required. Call 758-6585 or visit the Children’s Desk.

Knifty Knitters - for kids in grades 3-12
Wednesdays from 3:45 – 4:45 p.m.
September 10 – October 15*
October 29 – December 10

Yarn and needles will be provided – or bring your own supplies.
Meets in the Children’s Room.
* No Knitters October 22

Family Fun - for kids and their families

International Day of Peace
Sunday, September 21, 1 – 4 p.m.

Peace Park | 2801 Rockport Rd

Hispanic Heritage Month     
Sunday, September 28, 2– 4 p.m.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with stories, music, activities and more.

If You Were a Dog LAUNCH PARTY
Tuesday, September 30, 6:30 p.m.

Join our own Jamie Swenson and two-time Caldecott Award Winner Chris Raschka to celebrate reading and learn how they created their new book, If You Were a Dog.
A book sale and signing will follow.

Family Concert with José-Luis Orozco
Sunday, October 12, 2 p.m.
Join us for a fun-filled fiesta as we sing, dance, and celebrate literacy with this world-renowned music educator.

Día de los muertos
Saturday, October 25, 2 p.m.
Learn about the traditions of this Latin American holiday with crafts, stories and snacks.

Faces of the World
Saturday, November 8, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Sample the sights and sounds of cultures around the world right at your library.  Enjoy entertainment, crafts, food and more.  For all ages.  No registration required.

Janesville's Jolly Jingle for Kids
Saturday, December 6, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Take part in Janesville’s winter celebration with Story Shorts at 10 a.m. followed by
Stories with Santa at 11 a.m. For a complete three-day city event schedule,
visit JanesvilleJollyJingle.com.


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