Monthly Archives: April 2017

Tuesday AfterSchool April 25

This week we’ll have a story about a boy bonding with his dad by hearing stories about his dad’s tattoos. We will also be introducing Ozobots: small line-following robots that can be guided by drawing with a marker, or by … Continue reading

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Reminder: NESciFest begins this week!

Be sure to stop by the library on Saturday for plenty of hands-on science activity! We have a presentation by Dr. Joel Schrader scheduled at 10:30, noting what he has learned and is still learning about veterinary medicine. From 10:00 … Continue reading

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Tuesday AfterSchool April 18

This week we’ve prepared stories and activities about adopted kids. First, the story ‘Goyangi Means Cat’ will show what it’s like to come to America from Korea. Then we have a new Hour of Code activity like the Minecraft coding … Continue reading

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Celebrate National Library Week!

  Celebrate National Library Week by visiting the library this week – or by checking out an e-book or audio book from home! We will have our regularly scheduled activities this week: AfterSchool on Tuesday afternoon for elementary school children, … Continue reading

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Tuesday AfterSchool April 11

This week we will be taking a look at the youth magazines offered by the library. Did you know magazines can be checked out for three days? We’ll also be continuing to work on woven treasure pouches. We’ve prepared additional … Continue reading

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Nebraska Science Festival

This is Valley Public Library’s 3rd year to participate in the Nebraska Science Festival, and it is always a fun-filled day for families! Our event is scheduled for April 22 (Earth Day!) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A presentation … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 2017

Come celebrate National Poetry Month by browsing our display with poetry for all ages!

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Tuesday AfterSchool April 4

This week we’ll be learning about parts of speech by doing a group “Mad Libs.” Building on recent cardboard weaving activities, kids will have the opportunity to weave treasure pouches. See pictures for Garren’s example before adding a drawstring. Tuesday … Continue reading

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