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Ada Community Library – Victory Branch

10664 W. Victory Rd., Boise, ID

Phone:
1-(208)-362-0181

Website:
www.adalib.org/victory

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Featured Event

Explorers Club

Community Event, Social Event, General

The Explorers Club focuses on group activities such as creating art, playing games and exploring the library! We support and nurture independence, health, safety, socialization and community inclusion—all while having fun! The Explorers’ Club serves adults with a wide range of intellectual and physical disabilities and skill levels.

Information:

• Wed 7/10/19 at 11:30 PM - 12:45 PM
• Wed 8/14/19 at 11:30 PM - 12:45 PM

Other Upcoming Events

Teen Program: Nerf Battle

Community Event, Social Event, General

Back by popular demand! Bring your Nerf guns for an epic battle! Darts are provided. We will have a few extra Nerf guns so if you need to reserve one, please contact Tara thenderson@adalib.org.

Information:

• Mon 6/17/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

Information:

• Mon 6/17/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

Information:

• Mon 6/17/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 6/18/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Tue 6/18/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

Information:

• Tue 6/18/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

All Ages Video Games

Community Event, For the Family, Gaming, Social Event

Open play on Wii and X-Box consoles. All Ages

Information:

• Wed 6/19/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

Information:

• Wed 6/19/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Wed 6/19/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Thu 6/20/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Kipp Sherry Magic Show

Community Event, For the Family, Children, Social Event, Magic, General

Prepare to be delighted as magician Kipp Sherry blends comedy and magic in a show that is sure to keep the whole family entertained. Location: Five Mile Church of the Nazarene (next door to the library at 2701 S Five Mile Rd) - plenty of space and parking!

Information:

• Thu 6/20/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

Information:

• Thu 6/20/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

Information:

• Fri 6/21/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pinterest Craft - Weekend Edition

Community Event, Social Event, General

Join us for our monthly adult Pinterest-inspired craft. Materials and instruction provided by the library. June's project: Solar Outside Beaded Lantern. July's project: Up-cycled Alcohol Ink Water Bottles.

Information:

• Sat 6/22/19 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

Information:

• Mon 6/24/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

Information:

• Mon 6/24/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 6/25/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Tue 6/25/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

Information:

• Tue 6/25/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

Information:

• Wed 6/26/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Wed 6/26/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Thu 6/27/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

Information:

• Thu 6/27/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

STARLAB Planetarium Experience

Community Event, Social Event, For the Family, Children, General

Stargaze in the College of Idaho’s inflatable planetarium! Please register in advance for your preferred time slot: 3 pm, 3:30 pm, 4 pm or 4:30 pm. Call 208-362-0181 or email jpatricia@adalib.org Location: Five Mile Church of the Nazarene (next door to the library at 2701 S Five Mile Rd) - plenty of space and parking!

Information:

• Thu 6/27/19 at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

Information:

• Fri 6/28/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pinterest Craft

General, Class/Workshop

Come to our monthly Pinterest-inspired craft night. Materials and instruction provided by the library. This month's project: Greeting Cards

Information:

• Mon 7/1/19 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

Information:

• Mon 7/1/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

Information:

• Mon 7/1/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Teen Program: Fandom Trivia

Community Event, Social Event, General, Film

Do you love Star Wars, Star Trek and everything space-related? Or perhaps you are a Marvel or DC fan? Join us for a lively afternoon of Fandom Trivia and show off your knowledge!

Information:

• Mon 7/1/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 7/2/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Tue 7/2/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

Information:

• Tue 7/2/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

All Ages Video Games

Community Event, For the Family, Gaming, Social Event

Open play on Wii and X-Box consoles. All Ages

Information:

• Wed 7/3/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

Information:

• Wed 7/3/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Wed 7/3/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Thu 7/4/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

Information:

• Thu 7/4/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

Information:

• Fri 7/5/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Color Me Calm

General

Enjoy a relaxing evening while coloring.

Information:

• Mon 7/8/19 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Teen Program: LEGO Build & Competition

Community Event, Social Event, General

Bring your imagination and join us for a competition with LEGO bricks! We can’t wait to see what you create!

Information:

• Mon 7/8/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

Information:

• Mon 7/8/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

Information:

• Mon 7/8/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 7/9/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Victory Book Club at Black Bear Diner

Community Event, Social Event, Food/Tasting

Join us at Black Bear Diner to eat and chat about your favorite new read! New members are always welcome and books are available for pick up at the library. June we're reading A Spool of Blue Thread, by Anne Tyler. July we're reading Olive Kitteridge, by Elizabeth Strout. August we're reading A Prayer for Owen Meany, by John Irving.

Information:

• Tue 7/9/19 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

Information:

• Tue 7/9/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Tue 7/9/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

Information:

• Wed 7/10/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Explore Virtual Reality Games

Community Event, Social Event, Gaming, Children

Drop in and try out the library's new Playstation 4 Virtual Reality games!

Information:

• Wed 7/10/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Wed 7/10/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Thu 7/11/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

Information:

• Thu 7/11/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Puppet Show

For the Family, Community Event, Children, General, Puppet Theater

Enjoy a wild and wacky Puppet Show that will be sure to bring a smile to your face!

Information:

• Thu 7/11/19 at 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

Information:

• Fri 7/12/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Family Movie

Community Event, Social Event, For the Family, Children, Film

Everyone is invited for a one-time showing of a great family movie. Snacks provided. This month's movie is My Little Pony: The Movie.

Information:

• Fri 7/12/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM

Sensory Enhanced Storytime

Children

This inclusive program has been developed for children who are on the autism spectrum or have other developmental disabilities, and is presented at a preschool level of development. Second Saturday of each month, 11:00am. Ages 3 - 12. Some of the enhancements this program offers: Filtered light A variety of comfortable seating options, including therapy balls A bin of fidget toys for those who need extra stimulation A pup tent in the corner for anyone who needs a break from the action Lavender scented oil diffuser A visual schedule of each activity, to provide a sense of predictability A selection of stories and songs that are calmer and gentler than found in the average storytime Sensory playtime following storytime, with items such as kinetic sand

Information:

• Sat 7/13/19 at 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

Information:

• Mon 7/15/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

Information:

• Mon 7/15/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Teen Program: Pick Your Project: Perler Beads or Light Bulb Art

Community Event, Social Event, General

Do you feel like you need more art in your life? Choose between two creative art projects: Perler Bead designs or Light Bulb art. All materials are provided. (Teens)

Information:

• Mon 7/15/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 7/16/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Speed Friend-ing

General, Community Event, Social Event, Relationships

Meeting new people can be tough. We can help! Join us for a night of Speed Friend Dating. It’s exactly what it sounds like: a chance to meet new friends in a fast, low key way. Refreshments provided.

Information:

• Tue 7/16/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Tue 7/16/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

Information:

• Tue 7/16/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

All Ages Video Games

Community Event, For the Family, Gaming, Social Event

Open play on Wii and X-Box consoles. All Ages

Information:

• Wed 7/17/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

Information:

• Wed 7/17/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Wed 7/17/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Thu 7/18/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Moon Landing 50th Anniversary Celebration

Social Event, For the Family, Children, General, Community Event

July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first humans landing on the Moon on July 20, 1969 as part of NASA's Apollo 11 lunar mission. Celebrate at the library with moon landing videos, exhibits and creative lunar activities!

Information:

• Thu 7/18/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

Information:

• Thu 7/18/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

Information:

• Fri 7/19/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pinterest Craft - Weekend Edition

Community Event, Social Event, General

Join us for our monthly adult Pinterest-inspired craft. Materials and instruction provided by the library. June's project: Solar Outside Beaded Lantern. July's project: Up-cycled Alcohol Ink Water Bottles.

Information:

• Sat 7/20/19 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Quilting with Carol

Class/Workshop, Folk Art/Crafts

Join us for crafting and camaraderie every month. Whether you are a newcomer or a long-time enthusiast, you are invited to learn new techniques, talk about fabrics and share patterns. Some materials provided. There will be some sewing machines but you are encouraged to bring your own. Questions, or for this month's materials list, Contact Carol at cmcclain@adalib.org (program is for ages 12 and up)

Information:

• Sat 7/20/19 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Teen Program: Paint with Acrylics

Community Event, Social Event, General, Painting

Paint with acrylics on canvas and take your masterpiece home with you. Paint, relax, listen to music and get your creativity on. (Teens)

Information:

• Mon 7/22/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

Information:

• Mon 7/22/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

Information:

• Mon 7/22/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 7/23/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Tue 7/23/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

Information:

• Tue 7/23/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

Information:

• Wed 7/24/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Wed 7/24/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Thu 7/25/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

Information:

• Thu 7/25/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Reptile Show with Corbin Maxey

Animals, Children, Social Event, Community Event, General, For the Family

Experience one of the most extraordinary wildlife shows in the country! Hosted by nationally known wildlife expert Corbin Maxey, you will see some of the most unique, rare and incredible creatures on earth! Location: Five Mile Church of the Nazarene (next door to the library at 2701 S Five Mile Rd) - plenty of space and parking!

Information:

• Thu 7/25/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

Information:

• Fri 7/26/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pinterest Craft - Weekend Edition

Community Event, Social Event, General

Join us for our monthly adult Pinterest-inspired craft. Materials and instruction provided by the library. June's project: Solar Outside Beaded Lantern. July's project: Up-cycled Alcohol Ink Water Bottles.

Information:

• Sat 7/27/19 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Teen Program: Make Pizza

Community Event, Social Event, General, Food/Tasting

Make mini personal pizzas! We will have various toppings to choose from and you will learn some food prep skills along the way. (Teens)

Information:

• Mon 7/29/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

Information:

• Mon 7/29/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

Information:

• Mon 7/29/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 7/30/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Tue 7/30/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

Information:

• Tue 7/30/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

Information:

• Wed 7/31/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Wed 7/31/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

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• Thu 8/1/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Puppet Show: No Such Thing

Children, For the Family, Community Event, Social Event, General, Puppet Theater

There's no such thing as a monster...or is there?

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• Thu 8/1/19 at 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

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• Thu 8/1/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

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• Fri 8/2/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Teen Program: Mario Kart Competition

Community Event, Social Event, General, Gaming

Watch out for the blue shell! Who will win the first annual Mario Kart competition on the Wii? First, second and third place prizes will be awarded. (Teens)

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• Mon 8/5/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Pinterest Craft

General, Class/Workshop

Come to our monthly Pinterest-inspired craft night. Materials and instruction provided by the library. This month's project: Greeting Cards

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• Mon 8/5/19 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

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• Mon 8/5/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

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• Mon 8/5/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 8/6/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

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• Tue 8/6/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

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• Tue 8/6/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

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• Wed 8/7/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

All Ages Video Games

Community Event, For the Family, Gaming, Social Event

Open play on Wii and X-Box consoles. All Ages

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• Wed 8/7/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

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• Wed 8/7/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Thu 8/8/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Explore the Universe with the Discovery Center

Children, Community Event, Social Event, General, For the Family

Discovery Center staff will lead fascinating activities related to our universe including Static Electricity, Space Guess Quest and Sun Observation.

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• Thu 8/8/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

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• Thu 8/8/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Family Movie

Community Event, For the Family, Children, Social Event, Film

Everyone is invited for a one-time showing of a great family movie. Snacks provided. This month's movie is The LEGO Ninjago Movie.

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• Fri 8/9/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

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• Fri 8/9/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sensory Enhanced Storytime

Children

This inclusive program has been developed for children who are on the autism spectrum or have other developmental disabilities, and is presented at a preschool level of development. Second Saturday of each month, 11:00am. Ages 3 - 12. Some of the enhancements this program offers: Filtered light A variety of comfortable seating options, including therapy balls A bin of fidget toys for those who need extra stimulation A pup tent in the corner for anyone who needs a break from the action Lavender scented oil diffuser A visual schedule of each activity, to provide a sense of predictability A selection of stories and songs that are calmer and gentler than found in the average storytime Sensory playtime following storytime, with items such as kinetic sand

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• Sat 8/10/19 at 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Color Me Calm

General

Enjoy a relaxing evening while coloring.

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• Mon 8/12/19 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Teen Program: Book Swap

Community Event, Social Event, General

Bring in your gently used books to trade with your fellow teens. Trade in a book for a book. We also have a few Advance Reading Copy books to give away. (Teens)

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• Mon 8/12/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Makeiteers

Children, Computers/Technology, Education

A new STEAM project (science/technology/engineering/art/math) each month. Ages 8 - 12.

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• Mon 8/12/19 at 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Music & Movement

Children, Family/Child

Parents and children participate together to learn rhythm, coordination and other skills while moving to music! (Ages 2-6)

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• Mon 8/12/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Victory Book Club at Black Bear Diner

Community Event, Social Event, Food/Tasting

Join us at Black Bear Diner to eat and chat about your favorite new read! New members are always welcome and books are available for pick up at the library. June we're reading A Spool of Blue Thread, by Anne Tyler. July we're reading Olive Kitteridge, by Elizabeth Strout. August we're reading A Prayer for Owen Meany, by John Irving.

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• Tue 8/13/19 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 8/13/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Chaos STEM

Children, Computers/Technology

This popular summer program will continue on a monthly basis. Knock stuff down, blow stuff up, and break things in the name of science and engineering. (Ages 8-14)

Information:

• Tue 8/13/19 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children, Family/Child (Books)

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby'spre-literacy, fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement. This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Tue 8/13/19 at 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Preschool Art

Children, Children's Arts/Crafts

Browse our collection while your preschooler creates beautiful art based on fundamental art principles.

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• Wed 8/14/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Explore Virtual Reality Games

Community Event, Social Event, Gaming, Children

Drop in and try out the library's new Playstation 4 Virtual Reality games!

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• Wed 8/14/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Baby Rhyme Time

Children

Did you know that play is one of the keythings you can do to help your baby to develop early literacy skills? BabyRhyme Time focuses on developing your baby's fine motor, and social skills through stories, songs and movement.This half hour storytime is followed by open play for you and your baby. (Ages 0-2)

Information:

• Wed 8/14/19 at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Thu 8/15/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Preschool Storytime

Community Event, Social Event, Children, For the Family, Education, Family/Child (Books)

Bring your preschoolers for a morning of stories, music, and songs, followed by a fun craft! This program promotes early literacy skills that will help them be successful in Kindergarten and beyond.

Information:

• Thu 8/15/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

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• Fri 8/16/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Quilting with Carol

Class/Workshop, Folk Art/Crafts

Join us for crafting and camaraderie every month. Whether you are a newcomer or a long-time enthusiast, you are invited to learn new techniques, talk about fabrics and share patterns. Some materials provided. There will be some sewing machines but you are encouraged to bring your own. Questions, or for this month's materials list, Contact Carol at cmcclain@adalib.org (program is for ages 12 and up)

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• Sat 8/17/19 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 8/20/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
• Thu 8/22/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

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• Fri 8/23/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Fit and Fall Proof™

Community Event, Social Event, Class/Workshop, Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Developed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Fit and Fall Proof™ is an exercise-based fall prevention program for older adults that focuses on improving strength, mobility, and balance to reduce an older adults' risk of falling. Classes are led by trained local volunteers.

Information:

• Tue 8/27/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
• Thu 8/29/19 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Tai Chi

Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi

Come learn this gentle martial art from a trained instructor.

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• Fri 8/30/19 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM