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MAY

JACKSON

May 1-7 CHILDREN'S BOOK WEEK
Fri., May 19, 10:30 a.m. - Toddler Time **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.
Fri., May 26, 9:30 a.m. - Morning Movie
PERRYVILLE
Fri., May 5, 10:30 a.m. - Toddler Time **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.
Mon., May 15, 3:00-5:00 p.m. - D.A.R.T. is a program with the primary goal of improving a child(s) reading and communication skills by reading to a dog. But not just any dog. Riverside Regional Library has teamed up with the Furry Kid's Klubhouse in Jackson, MO to bring registered therapy dogs to the library for a child to "teach a dog to read."
ALTENBURG
SCOTT CITY
Wed., May 17, 11:00 a.m. - Toddler Time **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.
BENTON
Fri., May 12, 3:30 p.m. - Mother's day crafts
ORAN
Thur., May 11, 2:00 p.m. - Toddler Hour "Mother's Day
Sat., May13, 10:00 a.m - Family movie day

SUMMER READING "BUILD A BETTER WORLD" signups BEGIN MAY 22!!!
You are invited to Riverside Regional Library's summer reading club 2017! Here's how it all works:
1. Children of all ages can register May 22-July 31.
2. You will receive a Reading log to record the books you read this summer. 
3. Bring your reading log to the library and pickup a prize for every 2 hours or 5 books you read (up to 10 hours or 25 books) during the summer.
 * If you a family member/caregiver reads to you, please record the name of the book (Babies up to grade 2)
 * If you read a chapter book, record the minutes you spend reading (Grades 3 and up)
4. Everyone who returns their completed reading log will receive bookmarks, food coupons, a papberback book, and a certificate of completion.
5. The library welcomes children of all abilites. Call your local library branch for more information.
Jackson: 243-8141   Perrryville: 547-6508   Altenburg: 824-5267   Scott City: 264-2413   Benton: 545-3581   Oran: 262-3745

JUNE

JACKSON
Thur., June 1, 10:30 a.m. - Jackson Firefighters Story Time with Ms. Lynn At Jackson Civic Center
Thur., June 1, 2:00-4:00 p.m. - T-shirt construction with Ms. Lynn
Tue., June 6, 9:00 a.m. - Brian & Terri Kinder Music Show  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Thur., June 8, 10:30 a.m. - Dig in the dirt Story Time with Ms. Lynn & Ms. Knight  @ Jackson Civic Center "Container Gardening" This program is in partnership with the university of Missouri Extension Office.
Thur., June 8, 2:00-4:00 p.m. - Building with science with Ms. Lynn
Fri., June 9, 10:30 a.m. - Toddler Time "Under construction" **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Fri., June 9, 2:00 p.m. - Friday Movie with Ms. Lynn
Tue., June 13, 9:00 a.m. - Abra-Kid-Abra Magic Show @ Jackson Civic Center  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Thur., June 15, 10:30 a.m. - Build a skyscraper with newspapers with Ms. Lynn Story Time @ Jackson Civic Center
Thur., June 15, 2:00-4:00 p.m. - Under construction maker space with Ms.Lynn
Tue., June 20, 9:00 a.m. - Bobby Norfolk Storyteller & author @ Jackson Civic Center  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Thur., June 22, 10:30 a.m. - Build a little house Story Time with Ms. Lynn & Ms. Knight @ Jackson Civic Center This program is in partnership with the University of Missouri Extension Office
Thur., June 22, 2:00-4:00 p.m. - Movie & popcorn with Ms. Lynn
Fri., June 23, 9:30 a.m. - Morning movie with Ms. Lynn
Thur., June 29, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - SEMO Explorer Bus "Native Americans"

PERRYVILLE
Fri., June 2, 10:30 a.m. - Toddler Time "Under construction" **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Tue., June 6, 11:30 a.m. - Brian & Terri Kinder Music Show  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Tue., June 13, 11:30 a.m. - Abra-Kid-Abra Magic Show **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Tue., June 20, 11:30 a.m. - Bobby Norfolk Storyteller & author  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Wed., June 21, 10;30 a.m. - Construction kids for ALL AGES. Zoellner construction will have equipment, hardhats, and tools on hand. Build with LEGO's and blocks
Mon., June 26, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - SEMO Explorer Bus "Native Americans"
ALTENBURG
Thur., June 1, 2:30 p.m. - Summer activity or movie. Call library for more details.
Tue., June 6, 2:30 p.m. - Brian & Terri Kinder Music Show  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Thur., June 8, 2:30 p.m. - Summer activity or movie. Call library for more details.
Tue., June 13, 2:30 p.m. - Abra-Kid-Abra Magic Show **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Thur., June 15, 2:30 p.m. - Summer activity or movie. Call library for more details.
Tue., June 20, 2:30 p.m. - Bobby Norfolk Storyteller & author  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Thur., June 22, 2:30 p.m. - Summer activity or movie. Call library for more details.
Tue., June 27, 1:00-3:00 p.m. - SEMO Explorer Bus "Native Americans" @ Altenburg Museum
Thur., June 29, 2:30 p.m. - Summer activity or movie. Call library for more details.

SCOTT CITY
Sat., June 3, 10:00 a.m. - Morning movie
Wed., June 7, 1:30 p.m. - Brian & Terri Kinder Music Show  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
ALL WEEK JUNE 5th-JUNE 10th - ART CHALLENGE for pre-teens and teens (ages 10-19). Sign up to receive your poster board. You may work at the library or home. All medians can be used, this means cloth, paint, markers, gems, buttons,yar, etc. THeme is "BUILD A BETTER WORLD" Prizes for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place.
Tue., June 13, 1:30 p.m. - Bubble blast!
Wed., June 14, 1:30 p.m. - Abra-Kid-Abra Magic Show **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Fri., June 16, 11:30 a.m. - Toddler Time "Under construction" **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Wed., June 21, 1:30 p.m. - Bobby Norfolk Storyteller & author  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Fri., June 30, 1:30-3:30 p.m. - SEMO Explorer Bus "Native Americans"
BENTON
Wed., June 7, 3:30 p.m. - Brian & Terri Kinder Music Show  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Fri., June 9, 3:30 p.m. - Recycled water bottle fish Craft program
Wed., June 14, 3:30 p.m. - Abra-Kid-Abra Magic Show **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Sat., June 17, 8:00 a.m. - Doughnuts with dad
Wed., June 21, 3:30 p.m. - Bobby Norfolk Storyteller & author  **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Wed, June 28, 1:00-3:00 p.m. - SEMO Explorer Bus "Native Americans"
ORAN
Sat., June 3, 10:00 a.m. - Meet the members of Oran Fire Protection district and check out the fire engine
Mon., June 5, 2:00 p.m. - Build a better LEGO creation. Bring your own LEGO's or use the library LEGO's
Wed., June 7, 10:30a.m. - Brian & Terri Kinder Music Show  AT ORAN HIGH SCHOOL
**This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Sat., June 10, 10:00 a.m. - Family movie
Wed., June 14, 10:30 a.m. - Abra-Kid-Abra Magic Show  AT ORAN HIGH SCHOOL
**This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Sat., June 17, 10:00 a.m. - Meet the members of North Scott Ambulance District and check out the ambulance
Wed., June 21, 10:30 a.m. - Bobby Norfolk Storyteller & author  AT ORAN HIGH SCHOOL
**This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Wed, June 28, 9:00a..m-NOON - SEMO Explorer Bus "Native Americans"
Thur., June 29, 2:00 p.m. - Choose my plate with Ms. Teresa Tipler of the University of Missouri Extension

JULY
JACKSON 
Thur., July 6, 10:30 a.m. - Story Time with Ms. Lynn and Scott Givens from Health Point in Jackson "Building your body exercise program @ Jackson Civic Center
Tue., July 11, 9:00 a.m. - Science Center of Southern Illinois "WOW, Science" **Funded by the Friends of Riverside Regional Library and Riverside Regional Library.
Thur., July 13, 10:30 a.m. - Story Time with Ms. Lynn "Building with Marshmallows" @ Jackson Civic Center
Fri., July 14, 10:30 a.m. - Toddler Time **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Fri., July 14, 2:00 p.m. - Friday Movie
Tue., July 18, 9:00 a.m. - Cape Girardeau Nature Center
Thur., July 20, 10:30 a.m. - Story time with Ms. Lynn "Build, Build, Build"
Thur., July 27, 10:30 a.m. - Story Time with Ms. Lynn "Star Party"
Fri., July 28, 9:30 a.m. - Morning movie

PERRYVILLE
Fri., July 7, 10:30 a.m. - Toddler time with Ms. Lynn **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Tue., July 11, 11:30 a.m. - Science Center of Southern Illinois "WOW, Science" **Funded by the Friends of Riverside Regional Library and Riverside Regional Library.
Tue., July 18, 11:30 a.m. - Cape Girardeau Nature Center
Tue., July 25, 11:30 a.m. - Story Time with Ms. Lynn "Star party"

ALTENBURG
Thur. July 6, 2:30 p.m. - Summer Activity or movie. Call library for more details!
Tue., July 11, 2:30 p.m.. - Science Center of Southern Illinois "WOW, Science" **Funded by the Friends of Riverside Regional Library and Riverside Regional Library.
Thur., July 13, 2:30 p.m. - Summer Activity or movie. Call library for more details!
Tue., July 18, 2:30 p.m. - Cape Girardeau Nature Center
Thur., July 20, 2:30 p.m. - Summer Activity or movie. Call library for more details!
Tue., July 25, 2:30 p.m. - Story Time with Ms. Lynn "Star Party"
Thur., July 27, 2:30 p.m. - Summer Activity or movie. Call library for more details!
SCOTT CITY
Wed., July 12, 1:30 p.m. - Science Center of Southern Illinois "WOW, Science" **Funded by the Friends of Riverside Regional Library and Riverside Regional Library.
Wed., July 19, 1:30 p.m. - Cape Girardeau Nature Center
Fri., July 21, 11:30 a.m. - Toddler Time with Ms. Lynn **This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the Provision of the Library and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State"
Wed., July 26, 1:30 p.m. - Story time with Ms. Lynn "Star Party"
BENTON
Wed., July 12, 3:30 p.m. - Science Center of Southern Illinois "WOW, Science" **Funded by the Friends of Riverside Regional Library and Riverside Regional Library.
Wed., July 19, 3:30 p.m. - Cape Girardeau Nature Center
Wed., July 26, 3:30 p.m. - Story time with Ms. Lynn "Star Party"
ORAN
Wed. July 5, 10:30 a.m. - Build a better tye-dye t-shirt. BRING YOUR OWN T-SHIRT.
Thur., July 6, 2:00 p.m. - Toddler hour "Independence Day"
Sat., July 8, 10:00 a.m. - Family movie
Mon., July 10, 2:00 p.m. - Building with recycled materials
Wed., July 12, 10:30 a.m. - Science Center of Southern Illinois "WOW, Science" **Funded by the Friends of Riverside Regional Library and Riverside Regional Library.
Sat., July 15, 10:00 a.m. - Meet the Scott County Sheriff and Officers and checkout a police cruiser
Wed., July 19, 10:30 a.m. - Cape Girardeau Nature Center
Thur., July 20, 2:00 p.m. - BINGO
Sat., July 22, 10:00 a.m. - FREE Concert CLASSY CHASSY COUNTRY
Mon., July 24, 6:00 p.m. - Teen Night "Build a better Rube Goldberg Machine"
Wed., July 26, 10:30 a.m. - Story time with Ms. Lynn "Star Party"
Thur., July 27, 5:00 p.m. - Teen Book to Movie Group meeting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



















 

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