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  1. Saturday Storytime at Main

    June 15, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children from walkers to age 5, their caregivers and their siblings are invited to storytime. This storytime is followed by a 30 minute stay and play.

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  2. Resumes in the Fall | Classic Film Screening | Main Library | Adults

    June 16, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    The Hillsborough Classic Film Society hosts a series of classic, foreign, and independent film screenings. Each screening is accompanied by short discussions of pertinent themes. This program is FREE and open to the public; light refreshments will be served. For more information and to RSVP, visit https://www.hillsboroughclassicfilms.com/

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  3. Summertime Stories @ the Cybrary | Preschool and kindergarten ages

    June 17, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Carrboro Cybrary

    Join us in activity room 4 (next door to the Cybrary) for a Monday morning storytime with a librarian. Perfect for preschool and kindergarten ages.

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  4. Lapsit Storytime | Main Library

    June 17, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children ages birth to 2 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 20-minute lapsit program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music and movement. Stay after for free play. It's a wonderful way to extend the fun!

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  5. Mad Science of the Triangle, “Walking on the Moon” | Main Library | Best for ages 5 and up with a caregiver.

    June 17, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Travel 238,900 miles above the earth as we commemorate the 50th anniversary of humans’ first landing on the moon. What's it like to travel in space? With the help of some volunteers, kids will learn what it's like to explore space and the space technology used on earth today!

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  6. Tiny Tots Storytime | Main Library

    June 18, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children from walkers to age 3 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 25-minute interactive program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music, and movement. (30-minute Stay and Play follows this storytime.)

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  7. Kids Explore | Main Library | Grades k-2

    June 18, 2019, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Kids Explore, a program for Grades K-2, provides hands-on STEAM activities to engage children’s creativity and problem solving skills. The children are given opportunities to explore monthly themes from different angles about a variety of topics while socializing with their peers at the library.

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  8. Preschool Storytime | Main Library

    June 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 30-minute interactive program with books, songs, and movement to nurture pre-reading skills. (30-minute Stay and Play follows this storytime.)

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  9. Carrboro Branch Yarn Club | Ages 16+

    June 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Carrboro Branch Library

    Drop by and knit, tat or crochet with us. We have supplies. For more information call, 919969.3006.

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  10. POSTPONED African Roots of Southern Food | Main Library | Adults

    June 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Celebrate Juneteenth with OCPL by exploring the African roots of Southern food. Samples of various dishes will be provided. Please register at bit.ly/ocplevent or 919-245-2536.

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  11. Tech Classes at the Cybrary | Library Masterclass: Search Like a Librarian

    June 20, 2019, 3:00 PM @ Carrboro Cybrary

    Learn tips and tricks for better Google and other search engine results.

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  12. Blast off! Rocket Science | Main Library |Grades 3-5

    June 20, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Learn how rockets work and then build and launch one of your own. Call or stop by to register: 919-245-2532.

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  13. Saturday Storytime at Main

    June 22, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children from walkers to age 5, their caregivers and their siblings are invited to storytime. This storytime is followed by a 30 minute stay and play.

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  14. Pride Storytime | Carrboro Branch Library | Ages preschool - kindergarten

    June 22, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Carrboro Branch Library

    Join us for Pride storytime hosted by guest reader Alicia Stemper and Mayor Lydia Lavelle. Storytime to be followed by a 30 min make-and-take craft activity for families.

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  15. Summertime Stories @ the Cybrary | Preschool and kindergarten ages

    June 24, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Carrboro Cybrary

    Join us in activity room 4 (next door to the Cybrary) for a Monday morning storytime with a librarian. Perfect for preschool and kindergarten ages.

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  16. Lapsit Storytime | Main Library

    June 24, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children ages birth to 2 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 20-minute lapsit program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music and movement. Stay after for free play. It's a wonderful way to extend the fun!

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  17. Tiny Tots Storytime | Main Library

    June 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children from walkers to age 3 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 25-minute interactive program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music, and movement. (30-minute Stay and Play follows this storytime.)

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  18. Kids Explore | Main Library | Grades k-2

    June 25, 2019, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Kids Explore, a program for Grades K-2, provides hands-on STEAM activities to engage children’s creativity and problem solving skills. The children are given opportunities to explore monthly themes from different angles about a variety of topics while socializing with their peers at the library.

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  19. Preschool Storytime | Main Library

    June 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 30-minute interactive program with books, songs, and movement to nurture pre-reading skills. (30-minute Stay and Play follows this storytime.)

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  20. Poetry for Everybody with Dee Stribling | Main Library | All Ages

    June 26, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    OCPL invites you to celebrate and enjoy poetry with a series of events for all ages hosted by Hillsborough’s Poet Laureate, Dee Stribling! On the last Wednesdays of the month throughout the year, hear poems written by well-known authors, sign-up to read a poem of your own if you’d like, and participate in the experience of writing a poem as a group. For more information on the theme for the month and to register, visit bit.ly/everybodypoetry or call 919-245-2536.

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  21. Puppet Show “The Little Red Hen” | Main Library | Ages 4 and up with a caregiver

    June 27, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Puppet Show Inc. presents a re-imagining of the classic tale “The Little Red Hen.” No registration necessary.

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  22. Last Fridays Classic Movie | Sponsored by the Friends of the OC Library

    June 28, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Enjoy watching ET with the Friends of the Orange County Public Library. Then stroll around downtown and enjoy Last Fridays. NOTE: Plan to come to the library at least 10 minutes ahead of the movie as the main entrance closes at 6. If you are running late, use the meeting room door off the parking lane.

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  23. Saturday Storytime at Main

    June 29, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children from walkers to age 5, their caregivers and their siblings are invited to storytime. This storytime is followed by a 30 minute stay and play.

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  24. Movies @ Main: Into the Spider-Verse | Main Library Teen Room | All ages

    June 29, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Join us for a showing of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (rated PG)! Refreshments will be provided. This event is completely FREE; no registration required.

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