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Book Sale Setup

Friday, October 19, 2018
Cary Area Public Library
Flex Zone
Setup for weekend book sale by the Friends of the Library
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Book Sale Setup

Friday, October 19, 2018
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room
Setup for weekend book sale by the Friends of the Library
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Preschool Stories

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room
For ages 31/2- 5. Help your preschooler get ready to read and build skills through stories, music and rhymes. Caregivers must remain in library; pick up child’s name tag at the service center.
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Family Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
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Stay, Play, and Learn

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Flex Zone
Ages 6 and under with an adult. Join us with your child after storytime in the Flex Zone for early literacy activities. Each week the focus will be on one of the practices of early literacy – playing, talking, writing, and reading. Stay, Play, and Learn meets on Mondays and Tuesdays when there is a storytime.
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Art: Splotch & Confetti

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Flex Zone
Grades K-2. We will read about 2 birds named Splotch and Confetti through the books by Kali Stileman and then create a picture with them in it. Limit 16
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Teen Gaming Drop-In

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room

Grades 6-12. Bring a friend and play Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U and other Wii U or Xbox One games on the big screen. Snacks provided. No registration required.


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Hooked on Books

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room North

Join our book group for a lively discussion. Books are available each month at the Circulation Desk.

September we will discuss The Lost Book of the Grail by Charlie Lovett
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Fall Harvest Favorites

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room

Chef Dave Esau brings his personality and cooking skills to teach us some of his great fall favorite recipes.


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Evening Storytime

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Flex Zone
For children birth to age 6 with an adult. Stimulate your child’s senses through books, rhymes, music and movement. No tickets needed.
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Turning Pages Together

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room North

Join our book group for a lively discussion. Books are available each month at the Circulation Desk.

September we will discuss A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash
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Family Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
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Stay, Play, and Learn

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Flex Zone
Ages 6 and under with an adult. Join us with your child after storytime in the Flex Zone for early literacy activities. Each week the focus will be on one of the practices of early literacy – playing, talking, writing, and reading. Stay, Play, and Learn meets on Mondays and Tuesdays when there is a storytime.
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Battle of the Books

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Conference Room

Grades 6-8. Small group meetings to prepare for the Battle of the Books final battle at Cary Junior High in January. We will talk about the books, have snacks, and do various practice activities.


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Northwood Acres Home Owners Association

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room North
Spaces Reservation

Preschool Stories

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room
For ages 31/2- 5. Help your preschooler get ready to read and build skills through stories, music and rhymes. Caregivers must remain in library; pick up child’s name tag at the service center.
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Family Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
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Stay, Play, and Learn

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Flex Zone
Ages 6 and under with an adult. Join us with your child after storytime in the Flex Zone for early literacy activities. Each week the focus will be on one of the practices of early literacy – playing, talking, writing, and reading. Stay, Play, and Learn meets on Mondays and Tuesdays when there is a storytime.
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Wired for Science

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Flex Zone
Grades 4-5. We'll build a giant Geodesic Dome out of newspaper triangles!
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Anime Night

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room

Grades 6-12. Come and watch Anime on the big screen! As a group, we will choose shows to watch off of crunchyroll. While you’re watching, enjoy snacks, anime coloring pages, and drawing supplies to make your own characters. Limit 20


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Five Money Questions for Women

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room North

Learn a process women can use to identify financial goals and set a strategy to reach them. Amber Luczak of Edward Jones discusses systematic investing, employer-sponsored retirement plans and IRAs as strategies for saving.


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McHenry Co. Dept. of Health -Wellness Screenings

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room
MCDH will be at the library to offer wellness screenings for $25.00 Tests include: Total Cholesterol, HDL & LDL Cholesterol, Blood Glucose, Blood Pressure, and Heart Age Assessment.  Fasting is optional. Appointments are required.
Register at www.mcdh.info or call 815-334-4531. Cash or check only.


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Evening Storytime

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Flex Zone
For children birth to age 6 with an adult. Stimulate your child’s senses through books, rhymes, music and movement. No tickets needed.
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Great Decisions Discussion Group

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room South

Exchange ideas about the foreign policy issues facing America today in this monthly discussion led by Professor Gary Midkiff. Participants must purchase a briefing book and read a chapter prior to each meeting. This is a eight month series began in June. You may join at anytime.Briefing Book $15.00. No refunds.

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Friends of the Library

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cary Area Public Library
Meeting Room North
Monthly meeting of the Friends of the Cary Area Public Library District (FOCAL).
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