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Summer Reading 2017- download summer reading forms and learn about upcoming events


Here are some of our upcoming programs for children and families.
See our Event Calendar to browse all of our events.

Library Teaser Sean Gaskell July 2017

Musician Sean Gaskell

Friday, July 7
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. | RCPL Downtown

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Library Teasers lego batman July 2017

Sunday Afternoon at the Movies: The LEGO Batman Movie

Sunday, July 16
1:30 – 3:15 p.m. | RCPL Downtown

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Library Teasers Summer DIYs July 2017

Bats, Butterflies & Bees: Backyard Summer DIYs

Tuesday, July 18 (Ages 6 – 13)
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | RCPL Downtown

Registration Required. Learn More


Library Teaser OCS Childrens Concert July 2017

Chamber Music Festival of the Black Hills Children's Concert

Wednesday, July 19
9:30 a.m. | RCPL North in General Beadle School

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Library Teaser Cody Landstrom July 2017

Magician Cody Landstrom

Wednesday, July 19
9:30 a.m. Magic Workshop | 11 a.m. Performance
RCPL Downtown

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Library Teaser Wild Rumpus July 2017

Let the WILD RUMPUS Start!

Saturday, July 22
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. | RCPL Downtown

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Library teaser mini maxters July 2017

WILD THING Art & Craft Days

Wednesday, July 26
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. | RCPL Downtown

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Library Teasers Story Times July 2017

Weekly Summer Story Times

9:30 – 10 a.m. | RCPL Downtown | *RCPL North
Tuesdays: Little Owl Tuesdays (3-5 years)
Wednesdays: Summer Story Time (all ages)*
Thursdays: Baby Bumblebee Thursdays (birth-3)

Watch the Newsletter/Online Event Calendar for special Story Times throughout the summer.

Library Teasers sunflower stories July 2017

Sunflower Stories at the Farmers Market

Tuesdays, July 11, 18 & 25
2:30 – 3 p.m. | 145 E Omaha Street

Bring your little sprout to story time at the Farmers Market on Tuesday afternoons, all summer long!

Library Teaser OCS teddy bear story time june 2017

Chamber Music Festival of the Black Hills Musical Story Time

9:30 – 10 a.m.
Tuesday, July 11 | RCPL Downtown
Wednesday, July 12 | RCPL North in General Beadle School

Library Teaser Jane Story Times Feb 2017

Story Time & Crafts with Jane: Growing up WILD

Tuesdays, July 18 & 25
10:15-11  a.m. | RCPL Downtown 

4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Library Teaser Story time wild July 2017

Story Time WILD!

Beginning Tuesday, July 25 through August
9:30 – 10  a.m. | RCPL Downtown 

Special story times featuring members of our community reading Maurice Sendak's most beloved works.

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