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Summer Library Program @ Scandinavia Public Library

Hero graphic with textJoin us at the Scandinavia Public Library for a summer program of epic proportions!

Come listen to stories about super heroes and everyday heroes! Storytime will be held on Tuesdays at 10:00 am June 9-August 4, 2015.

Be a hero and attend our weekly project time! Project time will be held on Thursdays at 2:30 pm June 11-August 6. Some projects include super hero accessories and Lego robots. Check library website (scandinavialibrary.org) for specific projects.

Read to Captain Canine! From 2:30-3:30pm on August 14, 21, and 28 kids can read their favorite storybooks to Captain Canine, our friendly hero dog.

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Storytime: Science

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Science project time with our hero Mr. Derek Haroldson, 4 Year-Old Kindergarten Teacher at Iola-Scandinavia Elementary School! We will play with Energy Balls and Neodymium Magnets. We will do fun activities using Centrifugal Force. If the weather allows, we will go outside with a few bottles of Diet Soda and Mentos for an exciting experiment. We will learn the science behind how airplanes fly. We will blow giant 5-foot bubbles. We will also play with Magic Sand, Kinetic Sand, and Magic Snow, and much more!

Crafting Bee

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Scandinavia Public Library invites all crafters to Crafting Bee! This informal group is designed for handicrafters of all types to work in an atmosphere of creativity and mutual support. Assistance is available for a wide variety of crafts as well. So whether you knit, crochet, cross stitch, quilt, bead, or scrap, and whether you are a novice or an experienced pro, these sessions are open ot everyone! All ages are welcome, although younger children should be supervised. Please come and enjoy the fun!

Crafting Bee  takes place from 10 a.m. - Noon every Thursday.

You can check out some of our projects on the Scandinavia Public Library Facebook page!

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Crafting Bee

Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Scandinavia Public Library invites all crafters to Crafting Bee! This informal group is designed for handicrafters of all types to work in an atmosphere of creativity and mutual support. Assistance is available for a wide variety of crafts as well. So whether you knit, crochet, cross stitch, quilt, bead, or scrap, and whether you are a novice or an experienced pro, these sessions are open ot everyone! All ages are welcome, although younger children should be supervised. Please come and enjoy the fun!

Crafting Bee  takes place from 10 a.m. - Noon every Thursday.

You can check out some of our projects on the Scandinavia Public Library Facebook page!

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Heroes project

Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Captain Canine: Read to a hero dog!

Friday, August 14, 2015 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Photo of yellow labAre you learning to read and looking for a heroic listener? Come to a Captain Canine program and read to a hero therapy dog.

This program is designed to provide a relaxed and "dog-friendly" atmosphere for kids to practice their reading skills.  Register for each 15-minute session at the circulation desk.

Captain Canine is available on Fridays from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Aug. 14, Aug. 21, and Aug. 28.

Photo used with a creative commons licence and is courtesy of machfive.

Waupaca Area Triathlon

Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 6:30am - 12:00pm

Volunteer at the Waupaca Area Triathlon

Logo for Waupaca Area TriathlonSupporters of Scandinavia Public Library will be volunteering at the Waupaca Area Triathlon to both support a local event and earn funds for the library. The Waupaca Area Triathlon returned over $10,600 to local civic groups in 2014.

One of the opportunities to volunteer is to assist the time keeper by keeping a list of athletes as they move through the transition area. These volunteers would be need from approximately 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. on August 15. Once these positions are filled, others may be available.

Volunteers need to be able to stand for four hours and work outdoors. The work area is mostly shaded. Volunteers will be given a t-shirt to wear the day of the event to identify themselves as a volunteer.

If you are interested in volunteering or have questions, please contact the library. Signing-up indicates that you are willing to share your contact information with the library and Waupaca Area Triathlon.

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Crafting Bee

Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Scandinavia Public Library invites all crafters to Crafting Bee! This informal group is designed for handicrafters of all types to work in an atmosphere of creativity and mutual support. Assistance is available for a wide variety of crafts as well. So whether you knit, crochet, cross stitch, quilt, bead, or scrap, and whether you are a novice or an experienced pro, these sessions are open ot everyone! All ages are welcome, although younger children should be supervised. Please come and enjoy the fun!

Crafting Bee  takes place from 10 a.m. - Noon every Thursday.

You can check out some of our projects on the Scandinavia Public Library Facebook page!

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Heroes project

Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Captain Canine: Read to a hero dog!

Friday, August 21, 2015 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Photo of yellow labAre you learning to read and looking for a heroic listener? Come to a Captain Canine program and read to a hero therapy dog.

This program is designed to provide a relaxed and "dog-friendly" atmosphere for kids to practice their reading skills.  Register for each 15-minute session at the circulation desk.

Captain Canine is available on Fridays from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. August 14, 21, and 28.

Photo used with a creative commons licence and is courtesy of machfive.

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