Kids' Place Happenings at the Great Falls Public Library

City of Great Falls Montana

PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date: June 9, 2012

Contact: Nola Huey, 453-0349
Great Falls Library
 

Kids’ Place Happenings @ GFPL

Great Falls, Montana – The Great Falls Public Library’s Youth Services Librarian Nola Huey announces the following special June event and July happenings for youth.

Magic @ GFPL

The Great Falls Public Library is hosting a special performance by professional Magician Kyle Groves on Tuesday, June 26, 6:00 pm. This free program is open to the public, but is especially designed for children and families.

Groves, who grew up as an assistant to his magician father, was named Illusionist of the Year 2008 by the Family Entertainers of Atlanta. With a current home base of Atlanta, Georgia, Groves performs his acts around the world to rave reviews.

Mark your calendars for this crowd pleasing act. For more information call 453-0349 or go online to www.greatfallslibrary.org.


July for Kids @ GFPL

What: Books & Babies
Dates: 6, 13, 20, 27
Who: Birth - 2 year olds with accompanying adult
Time: 10:15 to 11:00 & 11:15 to noon
Location: Basement

What: Wii Gaming
Dates: Monday through Saturday
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Time: 3:00 to 5:00pm
Location: Kids' Place

What: Monday Craft Project
Date: 2
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Sandman Sand Coloring
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Location: Kids' Place

What: Tuesday Specials
Date: 3
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Fancy Nancy & Dapper Dan Party (party-clothes-dress-up encouraged)
Time: 10:30 to11:30
Location: Basement

What: LIBRARY IS CLOSED
Date: 4
What: Thursday Contests
Date: 5
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Mixing in Math: Height Museum
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Location: Kids' Place

What: Young Adult Activity
Date: 5
Who: Sixth-graders through 18-year olds
Theme: Fingerprint Forensics
Time: 11:30 to 12:30
Location: Teen Scene

What: Monday Craft Project
Date: 9
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Dream Catcher
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Location: Kids' Place

What: Tuesday Specials
Date: 10
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: "When I Grow Up, I Want to be a . . ." (Local professionals presenting)
Time: 10:30 to11:30
Location: Basement

What: Wednesday Story Time
Date: 11
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Night Lights & Kisses Goodnight
Time: 10:30 to 11:30
Location: Basement

What: Thursday Contests
Date: 12
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: PBS "Word Girl" Word Games
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Location: Kids' Place

What: Young Adult Activity
Date: 12
Who: Sixth-graders through 18-year olds
Theme: "Book Fair of Death" Murder Mystery
Time: 11:30 to 12:30
Location: Basement

What: Monday Craft Project
Date: 16
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Paper-bag Monster
BRING: 1 lunch-sized-paper-bag per child
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Location: Kids' Place

What: Tuesday Specials
Date: 17
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Outer Space Outing
Time: 10:30 to11:30
Location: Basement

What: Wednesday Story Time
Date: 18
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Counting Sheep
Time: 10:30 to 11:30
Location: Basement

What: Thursday Contests
Date: 19
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Mixing in Math: Size Them Up
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Location: Kids' Place

What: Young Adult Activity
Date: 19
Who: Sixth-graders through 18-year olds
Theme: Own the Night Sky
Time: 11:30 to 12:30
Location: Basement

What: Monday Craft Project
Date: 23
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Shadow Box
BRING: 1 empty cereal box per child
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Location: Kids' Place

What: Tuesday Specials
Date: 24
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Mixing in Math: Give Me a Minute
Time: 10:30 to11:30
Location: Basement

What: Wednesday Story Time
Date: 25
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: I Wish I May I Wish I Might
Time: 10:30 to 11:30
Location: Basement

What: Thursday Contests
Date: 26
Who: Children under 12 with adult supervision
Theme: Count Around the Kids' Place
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Location: Kids' Place

What: Young Adult Activity
Date: 26
Who: Sixth-graders through 18-year olds
Theme: Write Your Own Epitaph
Time: 11:30 to 12:30
Location: Teen Scene