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May
29
Tue
Summer Library Experience for ALL ages!
May 29 – Jul 28 all-day
Jun
1
Fri
Library: Rock Art Contest
Jun 1 – Jun 30 all-day

06 01-30 Rock Art Contest

Entry window: June 1 – June 30, 2018

Help our library build our public art display!

Submit a rock that you have decorated for our rock garden. Open to all ages.

Themes for entry are: Book characters, Inspirational, “Libraries Rock”, or original design.

Decorated Rocks will be accepted for contest judging from June 1 – 30, 2018.

Additional rocks can be submitted at any time July 1 – 31 just for fun and inclusion in our public art display.

Library: Teen Art Contest
Jun 1 – Jun 30 all-day

Entry window: June 1 – 30, 2018

Theme: “Music Moves Me”

Ages: 12 – 18 years

Share your love of art and music in our Summer Art Contest. Submit your original artwork, in any medium. Show the world how music moves you!

Submissions will be accepted June 1 – June 30, 2018.

Winners will be announced July 2, 2018.

Entries on public display in the Library through July 31, 2018.

 

Jun
21
Thu
Guiding Good Choices FREE Parenting & Family Workshops (Summer Session)
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Session One

Getting Started Getting Started

Gain new insight into the risks facing adolescents today.

Session Two

Setting Guidelines Setting Guidelines

Help ensure your children clearly understand your family’s rules and expectations as well as your “vision” for their future.

Session Three

Avoiding Trouble Avoiding Trouble

Help your children learn ways to say “NO” to problem behaviors and still feel accepted by their peers.

Children attend this session with their parents.

Session Four

Managing Conflict Managing Conflict - Communication

Increase effective family communication, reduce anger and prevent alcohol use and problem behaviors.

Session Five

Involving Everyone Involving Everyone

Expand children’s roles and responsibilities in the family and help your child see their importance in your family circle.

GGC Summer 2018

Guiding Good Choices™ is a series of workshops (5 two-hour sessions) for families with children 9-17 years old.

The fun, interactive sessions help to improve family communication and bonding.  Practical methods are learned to reduce arguing and help avoid problem behaviors.  The result is a more communicative and compassionate home where all family members are involved.

Click on the link to learn more about the Guiding Good Choices program or CLICK HERE to register.

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Baby Bookworms (Birth – 24 months)
Jun 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Baby Bookworms is a parent-child lap sit program using the 7 days 7 ways principles from Very Ready to Read.

Designed for babies from birth to 24 months. This program is repeated 2 times and begins when full or at 11:00 and 11:30.

Children 2 and older can enjoy programs for their age groups - Wiggle Worms and Story Time. Look for these in our calendar!

00 01 - 31 Baby Book Worms

Summer Food Service Program (FREE LUNCH for KIDS)
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The purpose of this program is to ensure children receive nutritious meals at no cost.  Children 18 years old and under eat FREE. There are 4 locations in Tooele City where lunch will be served Monday – Friday* from 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m.

*Exceptions:  Lunch will not be provided on July 4 or July 24 at any of the locations.

Summer Food 2018

Summer Food 2018 (spanish)

 

Thing-A-Ma-Jig Thursday: Marching One-by-One
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

06 21 TAMJ Marching THS Band

THS Band will be here to show their instruments, play some music, and teach us how to march during our very own parade. Bring a musical instrument, if you’d like!

Thing-a-ma-jig Thursday is a weekly, summer adventure for 5 to 12 year olds.

Teen Time: Fire Art and Dream Catchers
Jun 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

06 21 TT Fire Art and Dream Catchers

Warm summer days mean outdoor crafts! Come join us for 2 exciting art projects.

Project 1: Fire Ink Art uses fire to create completely unique art pieces.

Project 2: Dream Catcher. This project will be so soothing, you’ll put it to use right away!

For 12-18 year olds.

Bedtime Stories
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Put on your comfy PJs, bring your teddy bear, and cuddle up with your favorites at this weekly pajama story time.