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Flat View Sunday, July 23, 2017
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Children’s Summer Reading Finale: Make It Or Break It ( 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm )

There’s no better way to learn how things work than by putting them together, except maybe taking them apart! Celebrate the finale of summer reading at our outdoor Libratory, which will have many stations for you to practice your building and breaking skills, including a keynote “Will it Blend?” presentation with Tom Dickson of Blendtec.




Url: http://www.oremlibrary.org
Teen Summer Reading Finale: Comic-Con ( 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm )

Come dressed in your best costume to celebrate the end of summer reading at our steampunk-themed Comic-Con. Hone your costume design skills at a cosplay station and photo booth, learn tips and tricks for writing your own comics from illustrator and cartoonist Brent Hill, and win fantastic prizes in our costume contest, pop culture trivia game, and annual giveaway!




Url: http://www.oremlibrary.org
Shakespeare For Kids ( 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm )

July 3, Monday

4:00 PM / Storytelling Wing

Shakespeare for Kids: Henry V

Join "we few, we happy few, we band of brothers" as Henry V leads the English troops against the French and very discouraging odds. Will this wild boy have the fortitude to inspire his soldiers to victory?  Will he win the heart and hand of Catherine, the French princess? Who will get to play Prince Hal?  Ages 5 and up are invited to participate in this interactive Shakespeare reenactment led by Becky and Joel Wallin, while younger ones can join in the Liger’s Den for a special storytime.

 

July 10, Monday

4:00 PM / Storytelling Wing

Shakespeare for Kids: Pericles

Join in the adventures of Pericles, prince of Tyre, who seeks a wife, escapes the threats of an evil king, wins the heart of his true love, loses her and his daughter, then miraculously finds them again.

 

July 17, Monday

4:00 PM / Storytelling Wing

Shakespeare for Kids: Othello

Othello, a Moorish general of Venice, has secretly married Desdemona, the beautiful daughter of a Venetian senator. However, he begins to question Desdemona’s fidelity when cunning Iago plants seeds of doubt and jealousy in his mind.

 July 25, Tuesday

4:00 PM / Storytelling Wing

Shakespeare for Kids: The Two Noble Kinsmen

Based on “The Knight’s Tale” from Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales, the two noble kinsmen are Arcite and Palamon. Defeated in battle by Theseus, the cousins are imprisoned and resigned to their fate until they see the Athenian princess Emilia and both fall instantly in love.




Url: http://www.oremlibrary.org
Pins & Needles ( 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm )
Bring your knitting, crocheting, sewing or just yourself to this laid back weekly gathering of crafters. Join us for free beginning crochet lessons. Bring your own yarn and crochet hook (size G or H).

Book Discussion Room, Orem Public Library


Url: http://www.oremlibrary.org
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
CoderDojo ( 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm )
Are you a coding ninja? Would you like to become one? Join this coding/gaming club for kids 8 and up Wednesday afternoons to meet other computer coders and mentors, learn new languages, and work on coding, gaming, and other tech projects. All levels and abilities are welcome. Bring your own computer or use one of ours.

Storytelling Wing, Orem Public Library


Url: http://www.oremlibrary.org
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Lego At The Library ( 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm )

Kids ages 6-12 are invited to join Miss Michelle, Lego Brick Specialist, for a creative Lego storytime with books, fun facts, mini and free builds, and show & tell. Online registration opens at 10 am Monday before event. 24 seats per class. 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month. Click here to register:

Children's Mezzanine, Orem Library




Url: http://www.oremlibrary.org
Open Chess ( 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm )
Boards are provided but we also encourage you to bring your own. Open Chess is held at 6:00 pm in the Book Discussion Room, Orem Public Library.


Url: http://www.oremlibrary.org
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