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Pixton is an Online comic making tool used by millions that empowers anyone create unique, expressive comics without having to draw. Come make your own comic strip! Thursday, June 18 at 3 pm  

June Family Movies

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We have regular movie nights for families.  Come see the latest and enjoy popcorn and a great movie. Movie night schedules are posted regularly in our newsletter and calendar. Despicable Me (2010) PG Claremont Branch, Saturday June 20 at 12 pm Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters (2013) PG Southwest Branch, Tuesday June 23 at […]

Comic Book Wallets

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Teens, use your Pixton comic strip to make a fun wallet! Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch: Thursday, June 25 at 3 pm

Teens: Twitter Like a Pro

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Come find out how to have your voice heard and share what you want to say!  Don’t let your Twitter go to waste! Twitter offers fast news and fun content–join us for: Twitter 101  to cover the basic steps of setting up your account and profile, and using it to find everything from funny articles […]

June Technology Classes

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Join us for classes and one-on-one sessions to get up to speed with the technologies you want and need! Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch One-on-One Computer Tutor:   Have a computer or Ereader question? Drop in and we will help.  No appointment necessary.  Drop in hours are every other Tuesday at 6:00 pm Tuesdays, June 9 and 23 at 6 pm Main Library […]

Sciencetellers @ Summer Reading

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Join us for a hilarious new adventure where, just like in science, things aren’t always quite what they seem.  We will launch things through the air, send them plummeting toward the ground, and even make things transform and disappear right before your eyes!   Newton: Tuesday June 16 at 2 pm Sherrills Ford-Terrell: Tuesday June […]

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Events on July 1, 2015
  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 1, 2015

    Location: Conover Library

    Description: This sweet and simple 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 1, 2015

    Location: Newton, St. Stephens, Sherrills Ford, Southwest

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

  • Animal Heroes

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 1, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: Beth Welch from The Schiele Museum of Natural History will present the program dressed as

  • Art Classes: Presented by the Hickory Museum of Art

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 1, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Join us for art classes taught by the staff at the Hickory Museum of Art.

  • Art Classes: Presented by the Hickory Museum of Art

    Starts: 3:30 pm

    Ends: 4:30 pm, July 1, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Join us for art classes taught by the staff at the Hickory Museum of Art.

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Events on July 2, 2015
  • Marvel Movie Marathon

    Starts: 9:00 am

    Ends: 5:00 pm, July 2, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: See what happened before Ultron came on the scene. Join us for a movie marathon

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 9:30 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 2, 2015

    Location: Maiden

    Description: Preschool story time.

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 2, 2015

    Location: St. Stephens, Newton, Sherrills Ford

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Summer Stories

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 2, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: Celebrate early learning with this 20 minute story time followed by playtime. The program is

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 2, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Pawsitive Reading

    Starts: 3:30 pm

    Ends: 4:30 pm, July 2, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Have a pawsitive reading experience! Come read to certified therapy dogs, Maggie and Brandy! Registration

  • Dolphin Tale 2 (PG)

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 6:00 pm, July 2, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: Bring the family and watch this great movie with your friends at the library!

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Events on July 3, 2015
  • The Catawba County Library System will be closed in observance of Independence Day.

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, July 5, 2015

    Description: The Catawba County Library System will be closed on Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July

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Events on July 4, 2015
  • The Catawba County Library System will be closed in observance of Independence Day.

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, July 5, 2015

    Description: The Catawba County Library System will be closed on Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July

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Events on July 6, 2015
  • The Catawba Crafters

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 6, 2015

    Description: Calling all crafters! Here’s the perfect outlet for all of that creative energy you’ve been

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Events on July 7, 2015
  • Conover Little Learning Party

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 7, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station SE, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: Experience the joy of learning with your little ones while we sing, dance, read and

  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 2:30 pm, July 7, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch

    Description: Sweet simple 30-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for our youngest

  • The Incredibles (Rated PG) 2004/115 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 7, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced

  • Lego EV3 Mindstorm Robots

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 7, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: Our CyberKids LEGO Robotics program is taught using a "team" format. Each "team" will design,

  • Family Story Time

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 7, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: During the summer months, Media Specialists from the four area elementary schools will be joining

  • One-on-One Computer Tutor

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 7, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford -Terrell Library

    Description: Have a computer or Ereader question? Drop in and we will help. No appointment necessary.

  • Lego Movie (Rated PG) 2014/100 min

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 8:00 pm, July 7, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special', is recruited to join

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 7, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

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Events on July 8, 2015
  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 8, 2015

    Location: Conover Library

    Description: This sweet and simple 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 8, 2015

    Location: Newton, St. Stephens, Sherrills Ford, Southwest

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

  • The Secret of NIMH (Rated G) 1982/82 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 8, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: To save her ill son, a field mouse must seek the aid of a colony

  • BAM! POW! READ! (Grades 3-5)

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 8, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Always have a comic book in your pocket! Elementary age children are invited to come

  • Community Hero and Meteorologist Leigh Brock

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 8, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Are you interested in weather? Have questions? Leigh Brock, WBTV Meteorologist, will talk about what

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Events on July 9, 2015
  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 9:30 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 9, 2015

    Location: Maiden

    Description: Preschool story time.

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 9, 2015

    Location: St. Stephens, Newton, Sherrills Ford

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Summer Stories

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 9, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: Celebrate early learning with this 20 minute story time followed by playtime. The program is

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 9, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Heroes for Animals

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 9, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: Kids are invited to come and make a toy for their cat or dog, making

  • Community Hero- Sgt. Kelly Eckard

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 9, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Sgt. Kelly Eckard and McGruff The Crime Dog will visit school aged children at St.

  • Lego EV3 Mindstorm Robotics (Grades 3 – 6)

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 9, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Do you love legos and robots? Then come join us to build and program a

  • Story Bird

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, July 9, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Story bird reverses visual storytelling by starting with the image and "unlocking" the story inside.

  • Super Buddies (Rated G) 2013/81 min

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 6:00 pm, July 9, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: Watch the fur fly as a new breed of superhero is born in Disney’s fun-filled

  • Super-Mobile Raceway

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 9, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: Kids 12 and under can construct their own super-mobiles from boxes and race on an

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Events on July 10, 2015
  • Create your own T-Shirt Transfer Design

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 10, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Bring a T-Shirt or create the design to use later. We will use transfer pens,

  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (Rated PG) 2009/90 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 10, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: The most delicious event since macaroni met cheese. Inspired by the beloved children's book, the

  • Super-Mobile Raceway

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 10, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: Kids 12 and under can construct their own super-mobiles from boxes and race on an

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Events on July 11, 2015
  • Green Bean Players

    Starts: 9:30 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 11, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Performed by the Green Bean Players, “The Commedia Puss in Boots” is the tale of

  • Lego EV3 Mindstorm Robots for Teens and Tweens

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 11, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: Join us for an introduction to Lego EV3 Mindstorms.

  • Lego Movie (Rated PG) 2014/100 min

    Starts: 12:00 pm

    Ends: 2:00 pm, July 11, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special', is recruited to join

  • Green Bean Players Commedia Puss in Boots

    Starts: 1:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 11, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: The Commedia Puss in Boots is the tale of the foolish youngest son of a

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Events on July 13, 2015
  • Navy Seal Swim Banners

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 13, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Navy Seal, Shannon Rusch will be speaking to us about life as a soldier and

  • The Catawba Crafters

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 13, 2015

    Description: Calling all crafters! Here’s the perfect outlet for all of that creative energy you’ve been

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Events on July 14, 2015
  • Conover Little Learning Party

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station SE, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: Experience the joy of learning with your little ones while we sing, dance, read and

  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 2:30 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch

    Description: Sweet simple 30-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for our youngest

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark (Rated PG) 1981/115 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the US government to find the Ark

  • Super Hero Training Camp

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: Kids will have a chance to show off their super powers through crafts and learning

  • NCWorks.gov Workshop with Trey Hedrick

    Starts: 5:30 pm

    Ends: 6:30 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: Trey Hedrick will assist participants during the workshop with creating accounts and using the online

  • Escape your Life! Book Idea Exchange

    Starts: 5:30 pm

    Ends: 7:30 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Terrell Branch

    Description: Escape into a book! Come to the library to get and give some ideas for

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

  • Big Hero 6 (Rated PG) 2014/102 min

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 8:00 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who

  • Family Story Time

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 14, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: During the summer months, Media Specialists from the four area elementary schools will be joining

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Events on July 15, 2015
  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 15, 2015

    Location: Conover Library

    Description: This sweet and simple 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 15, 2015

    Location: Newton, St. Stephens, Sherrills Ford, Southwest

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

  • The Last Unicorn (Rated G) 1982/92 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 15, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: A brave unicorn and a magician fight an evil king who is obsessed with attempting

  • BAM! POW! READ! (Grades K-5)

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 15, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Part 1 of Becoming a Superhero
    If you could become a superhero, what would you

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Events on July 16, 2015
  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 9:30 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 16, 2015

    Location: Maiden

    Description: Preschool story time.

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 16, 2015

    Location: St. Stephens, Newton, Sherrills Ford

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Lego EV3 Mindstorm Robots

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 16, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Join us for an introduction to Lego EV3 Minstorm. Registration is required.

  • Summer Stories

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 16, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: Celebrate early learning with this 20 minute story time followed by playtime. The program is

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 16, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • The Camping Trip That Changed America

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 16, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: A program that highlights the beginning of the environmental movement in America. Children will make

  • Superhero Science: Flight

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 16, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: Children are invited to learn more about the principles of flight. Participants will get to

  • Superhero Jeopardy

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 16, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Think you know your superheroes? Come test your knowledge in a Jeopardy style trivia game.

  • Bolt (Rated PG) 2008/96 min

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 6:00 pm, July 16, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: The canine star of a fictional sci-fi/action show that believes his powers are real embarks

  • Nuts and Bolts of Returning to School

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 8:00 pm, July 16, 2015

    Description: Thinking about returning to school, this workshop is for you regardless of the school you

  • Life Size Plants vs. Zombies

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 16, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: The zombies are invading and it’s up to your flowery friends to defend your house!

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Events on July 17, 2015
  • Create a 20 Circle Ornament

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 17, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Cut out and fold 20 circles and join them to make an ornament — learn

  • The Lorax (Rated PG) 2012/86 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 17, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the

  • Wall-E (Rated G) 2008/98 mi

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 17, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: In the distant future, a small waste collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey

  • Life-Size Plants vs. Zombies

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 17, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: The zombies are invading and it’s up to your flowery friends to defend your house!

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Events on July 18, 2015
  • Robotics 101 for Teens and Tweens

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 18, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: Our CyberKids LEGO Robotics program is taught using a "team" format. Each "team" will design,

  • Big Hero 6 (Rated PG) 2014/102 min

    Starts: 12:00 pm

    Ends: 2:00 pm, July 18, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who

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Events on July 20, 2015
  • The Catawba Crafters

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 20, 2015

    Description: Calling all crafters! Here’s the perfect outlet for all of that creative energy you’ve been

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Events on July 21, 2015
  • Conover Little Learning Party

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 21, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station SE, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: Experience the joy of learning with your little ones while we sing, dance, read and

  • Spiderman (Rated PG-13) 2002/121 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 21, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student

  • Book Time with Ronald McDonald

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 21, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: Through the use of magic, music, puppets, student participation, and, of course, lots of laughter,

  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 2:30 pm, July 21, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch

    Description: Sweet simple 30-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for our youngest

  • The Incredibles (Rated PG) 2004/115 min

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 8:00 pm, July 21, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 21, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

  • Family Story Time

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 21, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: During the summer months, Media Specialists from the four area elementary schools will be joining

  • One-on-One Computer Tutor

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 21, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford -Terrell Library

    Description: Have a computer or Ereader question? Drop in and we will help. No appointment necessary.

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Events on July 22, 2015
  • Book Time with Ronald McDonald

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 22, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Through the use of magic, music, puppets, student participation, and, of course, lots of laughter,

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 22, 2015

    Location: Newton, St. Stephens, Sherrills Ford, Southwest

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 22, 2015

    Location: Conover Library

    Description: This sweet and simple 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for

  • Book Time with Ronald McDonald

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 22, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: Ronald McDonald’s special magic show will help children recognize that they can be heroes too!

  • BAM! POW! READ! (Grades K-5)

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 22, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Part 2 of Becoming a Superhero
    In this session, you will continue to develop your

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Events on July 23, 2015
  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 9:30 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 23, 2015

    Location: Maiden

    Description: Preschool story time.

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 23, 2015

    Location: St. Stephens, Newton, Sherrills Ford

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Book Time with Ronald McDonald

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 23, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: Through the use of magic, music, puppets, student participation, and, of course, lots of laughter,

  • Summer Stories

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: Celebrate early learning with this 20 minute story time followed by playtime. The program is

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Villain Masks

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Identify more with Green Goblin than Spiderman? Then this is the program for you! Turn

  • Superhero Power Bands

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: Paracord bracelets have become very popular and handy in a pinch. This is a fun

  • Let the Training Begin

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Let the Training Begin
    Thursday, July 23 at 2 pm
    Children are invited to a

  • The Incredibles (Rated PG) 2004/115 min

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 6:00 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced

  • Book Time with Ronald McDonald

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Through the use of magic, music, puppets, student participation, and, of course, lots of laughter,

  • Library Mini-Golf

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: This is a great family event where we turn the Claremont Library into an 18-hole

  • Learn, Act, Grow Series

    Starts: 6:30 pm

    Ends: 7:30 pm, July 23, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: Join Dr. George Place, Catawba Cooperative Extension Director, for this presentation about planting and tending

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Events on July 24, 2015
  • Create a Shaken Glass Ornament

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 24, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Any age can create beauty with a few drops of paint and a shake!

  • Book Time with Ronald McDonald

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 24, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Ronald McDonald's special magic show will help children recognize that they can be heroes too!

  • Spare Parts (Rated PG-13) 2015/83 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 24, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Four Hispanic high school students form a robotics club. With no experience, 800 bucks, used

  • Book Time with Ronald McDonald

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 24, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: Ronald McDonald’s special magic show will help children recognize that they can be heroes too!

  • BYOBG (Bring Your Own Board Game)

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, July 24, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: Bring a board game to share with friends or learn something new by playing with

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Events on July 25, 2015
  • The Incredibles (Rated PG) 2004/115 min

    Starts: 12:00 pm

    Ends: 2:00 pm, July 25, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced

  • Green Bean Players Commedia Puss in Boots

    Starts: 1:30 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 25, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: The Commedia Puss in Boots is the tale of the foolish youngest son of a

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Events on July 27, 2015
  • State Your Superpower

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, July 27, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: Teens will express their greatest powers and inspirations through one word statements painted on a

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Events on July 28, 2015
  • Conover Little Learning Party

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 28, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station SE, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: Experience the joy of learning with your little ones while we sing, dance, read and

  • Super Games for Kids

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 28, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: A carnival of games for children of all ages focusing on superhero fun!

  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 2:30 pm, July 28, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch

    Description: Sweet simple 30-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for our youngest

  • Spare Parts (Rated PG-13) 2005/106 min

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 28, 2015

    Location: SOuthwest Branch

    Description: A group of astronauts gain superpowers after a cosmic radiation exposure and must use them

  • Escape your Dinner! Recipe Exchange and Tasting

    Starts: 5:30 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 28, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Escape your dinner! Come to the library and share your favorite small plate/appetizer, leave with

  • Despicable Me (Rated PG) 2010/95 min

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 8:00 pm, July 28, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: When a criminal mastermind uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 28, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

  • Family Story Time

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 28, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: During the summer months, Media Specialists from the four area elementary schools will be joining

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Events on July 29, 2015
  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 29, 2015

    Location: Newton, St. Stephens, Sherrills Ford, Southwest

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5.
    Join us for songs, sensory

  • Baby Bounce

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 29, 2015

    Location: Conover Library

    Description: This sweet and simple 20-minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play and singing for

  • BAM! POW! READ! (Grades K-5)

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, July 29, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: SUPER HERO TRAINING CAMP SUPER POWERS DEMONSTRATION! In this final day of developing your superhero

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Events on July 30, 2015
  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 9:30 am

    Ends: 10:30 am, July 30, 2015

    Location: Maiden

    Description: Preschool story time.

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 30, 2015

    Location: St. Stephens, Newton, Sherrills Ford

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Ready to Learn Story Time

    Starts: 11:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 pm, July 30, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: Preschool story time with reading readiness components for ages 0-5. Led by library staff. Free

  • Lego EV3 Mindstorm Robots

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 30, 2015

    Location: Maiden Branch Library, 11 South A Avenue, Maiden, NC 28650, United States

    Description: Join us for an introduction to Lego EV3 Mindstorm robots.

  • Heroes in Disguise

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 30, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: Children will decorate their own Super Hero Mask. Registration is required.

  • Sciencetellers

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 30, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: This is a hilarious new adventure where, just like in science, things aren't always quite

  • Maleficent Party

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 30, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: Join us for Maleficent related crafts, games, and food. We will be showing the movie

  • Sciencetellers

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 30, 2015

    Location: St Stephens Branch Library, 3225 Springs Road Northeast, Hickory, NC 28601, United States

    Description: This is a hilarious new adventure where, just like in science, things aren't always quite

  • Big Hero 6 (Rated PG) 2014/102 min

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 6:00 pm, July 30, 2015

    Location: Newton Library, 115 West C Street, Newton, NC 28658, United States

    Description: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who

  • Sciencetellers

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 30, 2015

    Location: Claremont Library, 3288 East Main Street, Claremont, NC 28610, United States

    Description: This is a hilarious new adventure where, just like in science, things aren't always quite

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Events on July 31, 2015
  • Sciencetellers

    Starts: 10:00 am

    Ends: 11:00 am, July 31, 2015

    Location: Southwest Branch

    Description: This is a hilarious new adventure where, just like in science, things aren't always quite

  • Library Mini-Golf

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 3:00 pm, July 31, 2015

    Location: Conover Branch Library, 403 Conover Station Southeast, Conover, NC 28613, United States

    Description: This is a great family event where we turn the Conover Library into an 18-hole

  • End of Summer Library Lock Down

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, July 31, 2015

    Location: Sherrills Ford Branch Library, 8456 Sherrills Ford Road, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673, United States

    Description: If you have met your reading goal of a least 10 hours, you are invited

 

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