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Bicentennial Coloring Contest

Feb 1-27

The DeMotte Library is celebrating our state’s upcoming Bicentennial by inviting all ages to participate in a Coloring Contest with a Bicentennial theme.

Think outside of the box and color the sheet in your most creative and imaginative way.

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Junior Scribes

Writers in grades 3-12 are invited to join us each month for creative writing prompts and exercises to improve your skills and have fun with writing.

Join us the first Monday of the month from 6-7pm in the library's West Room.

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Afternoon Adventure Club - After School Program

Grades K-5

Stop in at the DeMotte Library on the 3rd Thursday of every month from September to April to enjoy snacks, books, activities, and crafts based around a theme.

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Mother Goose Storytime

Age 0-23 months

Enjoy 30-40 minutes of reading, songs, fingerplays, and socialization with other yong children and their caregivers. Each session of Mother Goose Story Time consists of a variety of activities, such as music, stories, toys to play with and other fun movements.

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Magnificent Monday

Patrons of all ages with developmental disabilities are invited to come to this storytime, held the first Monday of each month at 10 a.m.

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DeMotte Game Club

Let the games begin! Spend time with friends and solve challenges in this new monthly program open to ages 10 and up that will include a variety of board games. Meets one night each month from 6-10pm. Date varies. Call the library for more information.

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Library Lego

Ages 4-14
Love building or creating things? Love bright shiny colors? Love Legos? Kids age 4-14 are invited to create Lego shapes each month during our library Lego programs at the DeMotte Library and Rensselaer Library.

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Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Fri Feb 26

On Friday, February 26 from Noon to 5 p.m., children of all ages are invited to drop off 1 stuffed animal for a sleepover at the library. 

Come back on Saturday, February 27 at 11 a.m. and pick them up and enjoy a picnic lunch with hotdogs, chips and a drink. 

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