Activities

1000 Books Before Kindergarten (Youth)

The goal is to read 1,000 books before your child starts kindergarten. Visit the youth area anytime to pick up a booklet and get started. This is a work at your own pace program. Prizes will be awarded when you reach 500 and 1,000 books.
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Beki Hemingway & Randy Kerkman in Concert (Teen, Adult)

Beki & Randy have created an online concert just for you! Their latest CD, "Whins and Weather, covers Americana, gospel, folk, & even a bit of old-fashioned pop. It has been said that Beki writes & sings some of the "best songs you've never heard."
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Chef Bananas (Youth, Teen)

In this Zoom classroom event, we'll laugh along with magician Chef Bananas as he presents Fairy Tales Gone Bananas! You'll be rolling on the floor laughing one minute and on your feet clapping the next. Enjoy magic, fairy tales, & a load of BANANAS!
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Cranes for Cancer (Youth, Teen, Adult)

Sign up and receive an envelope with 25 origami sheets and instructions on how to fold paper cranes. An instructional video will also be available to help you learn. Each completed packet will earn a chance at a prize! Sign up for multiple sessions.
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Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium (Youth, Teen, Family)

Zuly the Zoo Fairy found a book of spells and made a potion, but it went wrong. Now she needs help from the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium to separate real animals from fantasy creatures. In this Zoom event, we'll look for dragons & unicorns at the Zoo!
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Lisa Weyerhaeuser Virtual Concert (Teen, Adult)

Join Lisa Weyerhaeuser for a concert online! She will be sharing light indie, folk-rock, and inspirational music. Enjoy this concert online at the right time for you.
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Magician Jeff Quinn (Youth, Teen, Adult)

This virtual show combines fairy tales, classic children’s stories, myths, and humor to create a fun-filled magic show that will entertain both children and adults. From ridiculous ropes to jumping jewels, you will be amazed over and over again!
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Open Book Club (Adult)

The "Open Book Club" is library-sponsored and open to anyone 18+. Meetings are held the second Monday of every month starting at 6:30 pm. Due to Covid-19, this month we will be meeting on Goodreads exclusively. We welcome everyone who is interested!
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Pub Quiz Online Edition (Adult)

Join us online to play a quiz game!
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Universal Class (Adult)

Have you tried the library’s newest online learning source? Universal Class offers more than 500 courses. Email your class completion certificates to shaack@kearneygov.org for an extra chance at the grand prize drawing on July 31.
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Virtual Storytime (Youth)

Ready for storytime? Every Thursday at 10:30 am we will have virtual storytime with Miss Shawna and her library friends. There is a new theme every week and trips to new and exciting places! Get ready for fun!
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