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JUNE 6, 2021 E-NEWS Questions? 847-566-8702 Monday to Thursday 9am – 9pm Fridays 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday 1 – 5pm

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Summer Library Club:

Senior Connections The Poison Squad by Deborah Blum Friday, June 11, 10:30am

Join us for our monthly book discussion. Registration required.

Crafting with Creativebug Tuesday, June 15

Visit your library or attend virtual programs to receive your free tote bag!

Sign up starting June 1 for a take-home twisty macramé craft for adults. Pick up starts June 15.

Every Color Has a Story: History on the Palette Monday, June 7, 7:00pm

All the tints, hues, dyes, & shades of the colors we know can be traced back to a specific point in history. Laura Keyes will share amazing stories about the history of color. Registration required.

Fremont Writers Group Tuesday, June 8, 3:15pm

Join with your fellow writers to share your work and improve your writing. The group meets the second and fourth Tuesday of the month on Zoom.

Ask a Broadway Star Anything Wednesday, June 9, 7:00pm

Broadway performer Megan Sikora joins Barry Bradford for a behind the scenes look at life on the stage. Questions from the audience will be welcome! Registration required.

Guided Meditation & Chair Yoga Thursday, June 10, 11:30am

Join instructor Isabel Raci, C-IAYT, online for a gentle session of guided meditation and chair yoga. Registration required.

The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis Wednesday, June 16, 7:00pm

Jim Gibbons will discuss the sinking of the USS Indianapolis, the horrific fate of the survivors, its effect on history, as well as his family connection to the tragedy. Registration required.

Great Books - Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser Saturday, June 26, 10:00am

A monthly book discussion of enduring works of literature and history. Registration required.

Needle-felted Hedgehog Class Tuesday, July 13, 7:00pm

Join Natasha Lehrer Lewis as we create an adorable little hedgehog with wool using needle felting techniques. Registration is limited; opens June 1 for Fremont cardholders, June 15 for all others.


Online YOUTH Programs

Summer Library Club: Imagine Your Story June 1 – July 31

Visit your library or attend a virtual program and earn your way to a free book!

Register for Summer Storytimes! Baby Bounce

Mondays at 10am

I Survived...Natural Disasters - Outdoor Program

Tuesday, June 8, 4:30pm

Grades 3-5 with an adult. Could you survive a tornado, volcano or earthquake? Join us for science experiments and games based on the popular “I Survived” books. Register each child attending.

Birth-24 months with an adult

Pajama Jam

Saturday, June 12, 10:00am

Ages 1-4 years with an adult. Wear your comfiest jammies and listen to stories, rhymes and songs with Ms. Rachael! Registration required.

Solitaire Chess Challenge

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, June 10, 4:30pm

Tuesdays at 10am

2.5-5 years with an adult

Grades 3 and up. Work as a team to solve solitaire challenges with chess pieces! Zoom link will be shared via email before the event. Registration required.

Toddler Time

Wednesdays at 10am 1-2 years with an adult

Picture Book Art

Tuesday, June 29, 10:00am

Ages 2-5 years. Discover how Eric Carle illustrates his famous books and create your own tissue paper collage! Email required with registration to receive kit pick-up information.

Online Teen Programs Summer Library Club Table volunteering is back, and we would love your help! Help kids and their families participate in our Summer Library Club, while earning community service hours and the chance to win a $25 gift card of your choice! If you’re a teen, 13+ years old, apply to be a volunteer via the application on the Teen page of our website.   The Summer Library Club runs June 1-July 31, and there are plenty of volunteer time slots available. 

Young Adult Book of the Month Grades 9-12

Read 4 books from our monthly selections, and get a free book! Find it in the library, on Overdrive/Libby, or Hoopla. This month's selection is: They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera.

JUNE

Your Summer Library Club Story June 1 – July 31

Visit your library or attend a virtual program and earn your way to a free book!

Teen Advisory Board Monday, June 7, 4:00pm

Grades 6-12. Register. Join us outdoors (weather permitting)! Give your opinion and help brainstorm teen programs and more to earn a service hour. Masks are required.

ACT, SAT, or PSAT Virtual Practice Test Saturday, June 19, 12:00pm

Grades 9-12. Register. Preparing for the ACT, SAT, or PSAT test? Take a VIRTUAL free practice test, from C2 Education at home. Click for more details.

Teen LEGO Contest

June 1-13 Grades 6-12: Show us your most impressive LEGO Creation! Send us a photo for a chance to win a gift card of your choice. See the Events Calendar for more details.

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