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  1. BookFace Contest

    June 1, 2018, 9:00 AM - June 30, 2018, 5:00 PM

    A photo contest with a twist! Just replace your face (or other body part) with a book's cover and snap a photo! Photos with digital alterations will be disqualified. For information on entering the contest, please see the library newsletter or contact library staff.

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  2. Canvas Image Transfers: Step #1

    June 19, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Create a beautiful picture by transferring an image from paper to an 8" x 10" canvas. Choose from a wide variety of images we've printed, sized just right, and have ready to go. Today's step #1 of the project is very quick and easy. Return for the easy step #2 on June 22. All materials provided. Registration required.

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  3. Knitting Encore

    June 19, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Love to knit? Have a project under construction? Want to spend more time with other knitters? Join us for informal knitting sessions with volunteer coaches. They can help you continue to build new knitting skills or with an ongoing project. Drop in for more knitting fun!

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  4. Genealogy Quest

    June 19, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

    If you love digging into your ancestral past, this is the study hall for you! Use the library's resources to help you in your quest and spend time with other like-minded people. This won't be a class to teach you what to do, but volunteers from the Buffalo County Historical Society and library staff will be there to give assistance when it's needed. So, if you enjoy delving into your ancestry, but haven't been finding time to work on it - come search with us!

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  5. Now Showing: Paddington 2 (PG)

    June 19, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

    Watch a movie and enjoy a small snack. Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen. Youth ages six and under need to be accompanied by an adult. Registration is not required for this event. All ages are welcome.

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  6. Family Trivia Night: Animated Characters

    June 19, 2018, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    How well do you know your animated characters? Your family is your team. The team with the most correct answers wins a prize. Please no smartphones to search for answers during the quiz. Registration required. Limited to 15 teams of 6 or less people.

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  7. Pub Quiz at the Chicken Coop

    June 19, 2018, 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Meet us in the basement of the Chicken Coop to play our trivia game - 30 questions in one hour. Form teams of up to five people or play alone if you like! Winners will receive a $50 gift certificate to the Chicken Coop and bragging rights. Please no smartphones to help answer questions. Follow us on Facebook or call 308-233-3282 before the quiz to get one question in advance. Ages 18+

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  8. Edible Book Festival: Public Voting & Awards

    June 20, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

    View the entries for the 5th Annual Edible Book Festival and participate by voting for People's Choice. Winners will be announced at 2:00 pm.

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  9. Evening Yarns

    June 21, 2018, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Whether you've been knitting for decades or days, join this welcoming group of knitters. Can't commit to every Thursday? No problem - come when you can! Registration is required only for beginners wanting instruction.

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  10. Beki Hemingway, Musician

    June 21, 2018, 7:00 PM

    Join us for an evening of wonderful music with Beki Hemingway and Randy Kerkman, her husband, guitarist, and co-writer. Their latest CD, Whins and Weather, covers a lot of ground - Americana, gospel, folk, and even a bit of old-fashioned pop, woven together seamlessly on this, Beki's sixth release. Ages 16 and up.

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  11. Crane River Theater: Madagascar

    June 22, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Take a sneak peek at Crane River's summer performance for families! Madagascar the Musical follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin' friends as they escape from their home in New York's Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien's Madagascar.

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  12. Sharpie Tie-Dye!

    June 22, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Create your own unique tie-dye t-shirt using Sharpie markers! It is recommended participants wear old clothing to this program. Registration required. Limited to 10 participants.

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  13. Paws to Read

    June 23, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

    Kids love to practice reading when they have the attention of a furry friend! Come to the library and read to a dog or cat. Read five books or chapters and earn a prize! Registration is not required. All ages are welcome to this family friendly event.

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  14. Extreme Mazes / Extreme Dot-to-Dots

    June 25, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Love the challenge of mazes or dot-to-dots? Find the passageway through each magnificently detailed maze or try an intricate dot to dot with 600 - 1,400 dots! Registration required. For youth entering grades 3-12.

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  15. Kearney Works

    June 25, 2018, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Find quality, free job assistance with Kearney Works. They're here to help unemployed/underemployed workers improve skills to find work in the area and increase their earning potential.

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  16. Cranes for Cancer

    June 25, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Be a hero to cancer patients! Youth in grades 3 & up, meet in the South Platte room to fold cranes. Adults meet in the Niobrara room. At summer's end, all origami cranes will be sent to cancer patients to give them hope. No registration required.

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  17. Fabric Baskets (Square)

    June 25, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make a darling, reversible 7" square by 1 1/2" high basket. Sewing machines, all materials, and staff assistance provided. We'll be sewing only straight lines so you can do this! Registration required. Choose one session.

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  18. Fabric Baskets (Square)

    June 25, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make a darling, reversible 7" square by 1 1/2" high basket. Sewing machines, all materials, and staff assistance provided. We'll be sewing only straight lines so you can do this! Registration required. Choose one session.

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  19. Fabric Baskets (Square)

    June 26, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make a darling, reversible 7" square by 1 1/2" high basket. Sewing machines, all materials, and staff assistance provided. We'll be sewing only straight lines so you can do this! Registration required. Choose one session.

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  20. Fabric Baskets (Square)

    June 26, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make a darling, reversible 7" square by 1 1/2" high basket. Sewing machines, all materials, and staff assistance provided. We'll be sewing only straight lines so you can do this! Registration required. Choose one session.

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  21. Fabric Baskets (Square)

    June 26, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make a darling, reversible 7" square by 1 1/2" high basket. Sewing machines, all materials, and staff assistance provided. We'll be sewing only straight lines so you can do this! Registration required. Choose one session.

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  22. Knitting Encore

    June 26, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Love to knit? Have a project under construction? Want to spend more time with other knitters? Join us for informal knitting sessions with volunteer coaches. They can help you continue to build new knitting skills or with an ongoing project. Drop in for more knitting fun!

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  23. Once Upon a Time: Crafts

    June 26, 2018, 2:00 PM

    Do you love fairy tales? Join us for crafts and activities based on you favorite fairy tales and fairy tale characters. Registration required. All ages.

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  24. Once Upon a Time: Crafts

    June 26, 2018, 6:30 PM

    Do you love fairy tales? Join us for crafts and activities based on you favorite fairy tales and fairy tale characters. Registration required. All ages.

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  25. Fabric Baskets (Upright)

    June 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make an upright basket. The basket's base is 5" by 6" and stands 6" tall. It is just easy straight lines of sewing! All materials provided. Registration required. Choose one session.

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  26. Fabric Baskets (Upright)

    June 27, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make an upright basket. The basket's base is 5" by 6" and stands 6" tall. It is just easy straight lines of sewing! All materials provided. Registration required. Choose one session.

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  27. Fabric Baskets (Upright)

    June 27, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make an upright basket. The basket's base is 5" by 6" and stands 6" tall. It is just easy straight lines of sewing! All materials provided. Registration required. Choose one session.

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  28. Writer's Block

    June 28, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

    Love to write? Are you an aspiring author or just want to improve your writing? Let's get started and see what unfolds. This informal writing group meets twice a month. No experience is necessary, just bring the willingness to write. Dessert and beverages provided. Ages 18+

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  29. Fabric Baskets (Square)

    June 28, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make a darling, reversible 7" square by 1 1/2" high basket. Sewing machines, all materials, and staff assistance provided. We'll be sewing only straight lines so you can do this! Registration required. Choose one session.

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  30. Fabric Baskets (Square)

    June 28, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make a darling, reversible 7" square by 1 1/2" high basket. Sewing machines, all materials, and staff assistance provided. We'll be sewing only straight lines so you can do this! Registration required. Choose one session.

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  31. Evening Yarns

    June 28, 2018, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Whether you've been knitting for decades or days, join this welcoming group of knitters. Can't commit to every Thursday? No problem - come when you can! Registration is required only for beginners wanting instruction.

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  32. Fabric Baskets (Upright)

    June 29, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make an upright basket. The basket's base is 5" by 6" and stands 6" tall. It is just easy straight lines of sewing! All materials provided. Registration required. Choose one session.

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  33. Fabric Baskets (Upright)

    June 29, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make an upright basket. The basket's base is 5" by 6" and stands 6" tall. It is just easy straight lines of sewing! All materials provided. Registration required. Choose one session.

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  34. Fabric Baskets (Upright)

    June 29, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Choose from a variety of printed fabrics to make an upright basket. The basket's base is 5" by 6" and stands 6" tall. It is just easy straight lines of sewing! All materials provided. Registration required. Choose one session.

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Main City Calendar

  1. City Council Meeting

    June 26, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ City Council Chambers
    City Hall, 2nd Floor
    18 East 22nd Street

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Park and Recreation

  1. Park & Recreation Advisory Board

    June 21, 2018, 4:15 PM - 6:15 PM @ City Council Chambers

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