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Age
Program Type
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Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Lecture
Description:
Dr. Andy Dvorak of Highland Community College will discuss how President Kennedy's assassination was a major catalyst for inspiring the ratification of the 25th Amendment in 1967. This led to the related concerns of presidential health and allowing...

Preschool Storytime

January 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Family, Early Childhood, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for books, songs, and a craft every Wednesday morning. For ages two to five and their families  ...

Minute To Win It

January 24, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Special Program
Description:
Teens join us at the library for a night of wacky competition, games, and prizes! Think you can complete all these games in under a minute? Ages 12-18 ...

Saturday Storytime

January 26, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Family, Early Childhood, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, and a craft at our new Saturday Storytime! ...

Babies and Books

January 28, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Babies and Books focuses on your child's early literacy skills through songs, rhymes, stories, and play during this storytime. Each session will conclude with a playtime, allowing children and adults time to interact with each other. ...

Kids' Lego Club

January 28, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Family, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Maker Program
Description:
Come build with us! Use our Lego collection and your imagination to make great creations. ...

Preschool Storytime

January 30, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Family, Early Childhood, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for books, songs, and a craft every Wednesday morning. For ages two to five and their families  ...

PAWS to Read

February 2, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Age Group: Family, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Visit the library and read a story to one of the sweet pups from Therapy Dogs International. ...

NEA BIG READ KICK-OFF EVENT

February 2, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Family, Early Childhood, Preschool, Elementary, Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: NEA Big Read, Performance, Special Program
Description:
NEA Big Read: One Freeport Grand Kickoff Event! 10 am: Story time and craft related to this year's book 11 am: Musicians and Dancers of the Lan Xang Troupe perform. They are proud of their Laotian culture and would like to share it. These delig...

Babies and Books

February 4, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Babies and Books focuses on your child's early literacy skills through songs, rhymes, stories, and play during this storytime. Each session will conclude with a playtime, allowing children and adults time to interact with each other. ...

Teen De-Stress Fest

February 4, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Special Program
Description:
School got your stressed out? Come to the library for a calm room to do homework with friends, listen to classical music, and enjoy a relaxing craft. Ages 12-18 ...

Slime Making Workshop

February 5, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Maker Program
Description:
Join us each month as we make a different type of slime!  Will it be edible, glow in the dark, rainbow or some other type?  Come find out.   ...

Preschool Storytime

February 6, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Family, Early Childhood, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for books, songs, and a craft every Wednesday morning. For ages two to five and their families  ...

Make It Take It: STEAM Projects

February 7, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Maker Program
Description:
What will we make today? Come to the library and find out! All our projects will be something you can take home and involve science, technology, engineering, art, or math. ...
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Lecture
Description:
In the decade following World War II, American automakers raced to meet the public’s demand for new cars. By 1950, it was clear that the consumer’s appetite was for cars that sported a fresh, new look. General Motors, Ford and Chrysler responded wi...

Saturday Storytime

February 9, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Family, Early Childhood, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, and a craft at our new Saturday Storytime! ...

Family Valentine's Day Party

February 9, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Family, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Special Program
Description:
Join us at the library for some Valentine's Day fun.  We will read stories, play games, and make a craft to get ready for the day of love!  For ages 4-8. ...

Babies and Books

February 11, 2019
10:15am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Early Childhood
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Babies and Books focuses on your child's early literacy skills through songs, rhymes, stories, and play during this storytime. Each session will conclude with a playtime, allowing children and adults time to interact with each other. ...

Teen Advisory Group

February 11, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Special Program
Description:
Teens, we need your help! Join our new Teen Advisory Group (TAG) and make an impact on the library. The TAG will help plan programs and discuss materials for teens in the library. Volunteer credit is available for participating. Pizza and drinks will...

Parent Cafe

February 11, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Family, Adult
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
Parent Cafes are parenting discussion groups facilitated by parent leaders.  Each cafe will feature a different topic of the Every Child Ready to Read principles.  The topic for February will be talking.  While parents are in the cafe,...

Anti-Valentine's Day Party

February 12, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Special Program
Description:
Are you tired of the typical Valentine's Day activities? Us too! Come to the library for an Anti-Valentine's Day party! Bring a friend and join us for snacks, games, and crafts. Ages 12-18 ...
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Lecture
Description:
Dr. Edward Finch will relate the story of the formerly classified submerged circumnavigation of the globe made in 1960 at the height of the Cold War. The United States was seeking a technological feat to rival the Soviet's Sputnik triumph. Triton's...

Preschool Storytime

February 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Freeport Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Family, Early Childhood, Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for books, songs, and a craft every Wednesday morning. For ages two to five and their families  ...