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Teen Book Trailer Challenge 12:24 am
Teen Book Trailer Challenge
Jun 4 @ 12:24 am – Jul 31 @ 1:24 am
Teen Book Trailer Challenge
  Submit your original book trailer from June 4-July 31 on our social media. #GrimesBookTrailer Ages 11-18   Book Trailer Production tips: 1. Choose a book you love 2. Plan out a simple message for[...]
Virtual Reading Group
Virtual Reading Group
Jul 1 all-day
Join us for a middle grade reading group. Middle Grade books are appropriate for 3rd-7th grade readers. Books available for download via Hoopla and weekly discussion questions and activities are posted to our facebook group!
Write Your Story – Make and Take Craft
Write Your Story – Make and Take Craft
Jul 1 all-day
Write Your Story - Make and Take Craft
This Make and Take Craft is geared for grades 3+ and includes everything you need to plan, write, and illustrate your own book. Craft kits are available starting at the first of the month and[...]
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Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Jul 2 all-day
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Check Instagram for our weekly teen Creative Photo Challenge. #grimesphotochallenge
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Jul 3 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 – Blankets and Stuffies Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 17, 2020 – Trucks Storytime Video[...]
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Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Jul 4 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! July 4, 2020 Catapults and Simple Machines Watch this fun video about the 6 simple machines: https://youtu.be/iQu3GY509ZM Try to name at least[...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Jul 6 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]
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Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Jul 7 all-day
Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Use LEGOs® or any material you choose for our Facebook 3D Building Challenge for all ages. Challenges posted to our Facebook and Instagram accounts.
GPL Adult Book Club 6:30 pm
GPL Adult Book Club
Jul 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
GPL Adult Book Club
This book club is for ages 18+ and meets the first Tuesday evening of every month. If the Library is closed on the first Tuesday for a holiday, book club will be held on the[...]
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Virtual Reading Group
Virtual Reading Group
Jul 8 all-day
Join us for a middle grade reading group. Middle Grade books are appropriate for 3rd-7th grade readers. Books available for download via Hoopla and weekly discussion questions and activities are posted to our facebook group!
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Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Jul 9 all-day
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Check Instagram for our weekly teen Creative Photo Challenge. #grimesphotochallenge
Virtual Super Hero Escape 10:00 am
Virtual Super Hero Escape
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am
Virtual Super Hero Escape
Stop the Villain, Save the world! Ages 11+ Here is the link to your online adventure, good luck!
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Jul 10 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 – Blankets and Stuffies Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 17, 2020 – Trucks Storytime Video[...]
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Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Jul 11 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! July 4, 2020 Catapults and Simple Machines Watch this fun video about the 6 simple machines: https://youtu.be/iQu3GY509ZM Try to name at least[...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Jul 13 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]
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Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Jul 14 all-day
Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Use LEGOs® or any material you choose for our Facebook 3D Building Challenge for all ages. Challenges posted to our Facebook and Instagram accounts.
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Virtual Reading Group
Virtual Reading Group
Jul 15 all-day
Join us for a middle grade reading group. Middle Grade books are appropriate for 3rd-7th grade readers. Books available for download via Hoopla and weekly discussion questions and activities are posted to our facebook group!
Virtual Dance like a Fairy 10:00 am
Virtual Dance like a Fairy
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am
Virtual Dance like a Fairy
Instructional Video will be posted on July 15 Ages 4-8
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Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Jul 16 all-day
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Check Instagram for our weekly teen Creative Photo Challenge. #grimesphotochallenge
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Jul 17 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 – Blankets and Stuffies Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 17, 2020 – Trucks Storytime Video[...]
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Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Jul 18 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! July 4, 2020 Catapults and Simple Machines Watch this fun video about the 6 simple machines: https://youtu.be/iQu3GY509ZM Try to name at least[...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Jul 20 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]
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Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Jul 21 all-day
Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Use LEGOs® or any material you choose for our Facebook 3D Building Challenge for all ages. Challenges posted to our Facebook and Instagram accounts.
Board Meeting 5:00 pm
Board Meeting
Jul 21 @ 5:00 pm
Board Meeting
 
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Virtual Reading Group
Virtual Reading Group
Jul 22 all-day
Join us for a middle grade reading group. Middle Grade books are appropriate for 3rd-7th grade readers. Books available for download via Hoopla and weekly discussion questions and activities are posted to our facebook group!
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Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Jul 23 all-day
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Check Instagram for our weekly teen Creative Photo Challenge. #grimesphotochallenge
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Jul 24 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 – Blankets and Stuffies Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 17, 2020 – Trucks Storytime Video[...]
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Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Jul 25 all-day
Virtual STEAM Saturdays
Check here for a new activity each week you can do at home! July 4, 2020 Catapults and Simple Machines Watch this fun video about the 6 simple machines: https://youtu.be/iQu3GY509ZM Try to name at least[...]
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Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Jul 27 all-day
Virtual Move and Groove Mondays
Make your own Dancing Props at Home: Scarves:  Use towels or washcloths Shakers:  place dry rice, beans, or small toys inside a cardboard or plastic container and seal it with tape Dance with your favorite[...]
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Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Jul 28 all-day
Virtual 3D Building Challenge
Use LEGOs® or any material you choose for our Facebook 3D Building Challenge for all ages. Challenges posted to our Facebook and Instagram accounts.
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Virtual Reading Group
Virtual Reading Group
Jul 29 all-day
Join us for a middle grade reading group. Middle Grade books are appropriate for 3rd-7th grade readers. Books available for download via Hoopla and weekly discussion questions and activities are posted to our facebook group!
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Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Jul 30 all-day
Virtual Creative Photography Challenge
Check Instagram for our weekly teen Creative Photo Challenge. #grimesphotochallenge
Virtual Mystery Clue 10:00 am
Virtual Mystery Clue
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am
Virtual Mystery Clue
Solve the Case! Ages 11+
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Virtual Storytime
Virtual Storytime
Jul 31 all-day
Virtual Storytime
Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime. July 3, 2020 – Weather Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 10, 2020 – Blankets and Stuffies Storytime Video Storytime Plan July 17, 2020 – Trucks Storytime Video[...]