Drag Queen Story Hour
Main Library: Sunday, December 9, 2 pm
For all ages. Enjoy an hour of stories, songs, and crafts with Zachary Clause. Families welcome! Registration is now open for all.
Culinary Corner with Chef Nate
Main Library: Monday, December 17, 5 pm
For ages 5-7. Make potato pancakes! Registration begins 12/10.
Main Library: Friday, December 28, 1 pm
For ages 7-14. Tired of building? Ready to break stuff? Learn how to take things apart with a screwdriver and other tools. Registration is open for everyone.
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Check out what new books have come out at the Children's Room this month for middle school readers:
Want to know more about other recent releases? Have a look through these lists:
New Children's Books - Adventures Reads (Summer 2018)
New Children's Books - Animal Reads (Summer 2018)
HKDPL Notable New Children's Books - Spring into a New Book (2018)
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