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Art History: Carved Crèches and Carving Soap

A hands on art history program for children, this program includes a brief lecture on the history of crèches, a docent's tour of carved wooden crèches on loan from theUniversity of Dayton, and a soap carving craft so children can try their hands at carving. Registration required.  Recommended for ages 7-10.

Date: 
Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Gingerbread City

Co-create a gingerbread city with kids from all across Oakwood.  Your graham cracker and icing creation will be put on display at the library!  Ages 4-12

Date: 
Friday, December 27, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

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RAINBOW LOOM CRAFTERNOON

Do you like making Rainbow Loom bracelets? Join Mrs. Mills for an afternoon of bracelet making just in time for holiday gift giving on Tuesday, December 17, from 3:30-5:00 p.m. in the Children’s Room.

Learn how to make a single pattern bracelet and a fishtail bracelet, or share your expertise with friends and make your own project. Bring your loom and supplies if you have one; however, extra looms, bands, and c-clips will be available for children who do not have their own.

Date: 
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

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HOLIDAY MUSIC EXTRAVAGANZA

Bring your family and join Mrs. G for an evening of music at 7:00pm in the Meeting Room! Students from Oakwood High School will be playing holiday music featuring woodwind instruments. Be sure to also join us upstairs in the Children’s Room immediately following the performance for a Christmas story and cookies with Mrs. Mills.  This program is most appropriate for families with children up to age 12. Children under age 2 must have an adult caregiver. No registration necessary.

Date: 
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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The Thanksgiving Show

Meet Tom the Turkey, who really thinks he is Bob the Peacock, at this hilarious show about the history of Thanksgiving and what it means to be thankful. This show contains magic and humor, and is most appropriate for children ages 3-12 and their families. Join us in the Meeting Room at 7:00 pm for some Thanksgiving fun.

Date: 
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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School's Out Movie

 

While you're on break from school, stop by the library for a movie.

Today's Showing: "Super Buddies"
Rated G
Time: 80 minutes

Date: 
Friday, November 29, 2013 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

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Mad Scientists' Lab

Join us for our 12th Annual Mad Scientists' Lab Friday, October 25th at 4 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room.  Students from the Energy Club of Oakwood High School will once again demonstrate some wacky and interesting science experiments. 

Grades K-5.
No registration required.

 
Date: 
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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No Books and Blocks

No Books and Blocks today.

Date: 
Friday, October 18, 2013 (All day)

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Books and Blocks

"Drop in" for books, blocks, puppets, puzzles, coloring and play stations from 10:30 a.m. until 11:15 a.m. After children clean up the toys, there is a story followed by circle time dances. Social skills and early literacy skills are enhanced in this interactive program which fosters the love of books and the library for the young child.

Date: 
Repeats every 7 days until Fri Dec 13 2013 except Fri Oct 18 2013.
Friday, October 4, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, October 11, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, November 1, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, November 8, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, November 15, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, November 22, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, November 29, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Friday, December 13, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:15am

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Terrific Tales on Tuesdays

Join Mrs. Mills in the Library Meeting Room for stories, songs, and crafts that are all about colors at this storytime appropriate for children ages 6 and under. Children under age 2 must have an adult caregiver.
No registration necessary.
Tuesdays from 10:30-11:00 a.m.

 
Date: 
Repeats every 7 days until Tue Dec 10 2013 .
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 10:30am - 11:00am

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