This Week at the Library: June 30th – July 5th

Please remember that we won’t have children’s programming this week due to the July 4th holiday.  Our children’s department will be busy working though, as they get ready for next week’s fun!

We have lots of other events planned for the week. Join us for any or all of the following:

Tues, July 1            7:00pm                    Summer Concert – Atomic ThunderLips!

Come enjoy great music every Tuesday of July on the outside deck or upstairs in inclement weather.

New this season! Food trucks will arrive at 6:00 before each concert.                                       TONIGHT: Macarollin’, Pico Norte, and Pizza Fiore

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 Tues, July 1                             8:00pm                    Yoga

Join licensed yoga instructor Jolene Hale for this 45 minute class.  Jolene graduated from BYU with a BS in Exercise Science. She has practiced yoga for 12 years and has been teaching for the last 6 years. She is very excited to be sharing her love of yoga with everyone in Springville. Experienced yogis and anyone new to yoga are encouraged to attend.

Wed, July 2                             6:00pm                    Library Chess Night

Bring your own chess set if you have one. All Levels and ages invited.

Thurs, July 3                            5:30pm                    Hip Hop with Britney

If you love Justin Timberlake, Fergie, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Flo Rida, and Chris Brown then this Hip Hop class is for you! Whether you like to pop-lock-and drop it or just get your groove on, you’re in for a good time AND serious work out!

Your Hip Hop instructor Britney Lindsey comes from Northern California and is 24 years-old where music and dancing largely influenced her life!. No judging in this class! Come to smile, sweat, and party!

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Thurs, July 3                     7:00pm                    Plant Identification for Everyone

Come for the third class in our summer series “Know the –ologies”.  This class is Biology : Plant Identification for Everyone with Amber Swanson.  Have you always wanted to know the difference between a pine and a spruce?  Let a botanist show you how!  We will learn leaf shapes/patterns, botany lingo, and the basics to identifying any plant using just a few characteristics.

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Fri, July 4                                                Library closed – Happy 4th of July!

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Sat, July 5                               10:00am                  Zumba!

Join licensed Zumba instructor Ayda Gamez for a great Saturday morning workout!

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Sat, July 5                               10:00am                  Summer Photography Course

Sign up at the front desk or online for these Saturday morning photography classes – perfect for the new and experienced.  Meet and connect with fellow photographers!  This week’s topic is Motion and Field Depth.

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This Week at the Library: June 23rd – 28th

Below is a list of all our programs this week at the library. Come and enjoy these activities and find some new summer reading material!

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Tues, June 24                        3 sessions              Up the Beanstalk!

This is our summer reading program for ages 2-7 with stories, puppets, crafts, and games.  Sign up online – ticket required.  We will have sessions of “Up the Beanstalk!” at 9:30, 10:30, & 11:30 on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

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Tues, June 24                        3 sessions              Frozen in Summer

This is our summer reading program for ages 8-12 with books, crafts, and games.  Sign up online – ticket required.  We will have sessions of “Frozen in Summer” at 9:30, 10:30, & 11:30 on Tuesday and 10:30 & 11:30 on Wednesday this week.

 Tues, June 24                          8:00pm                    Yoga

Join licensed yoga instructor Jolene Hale for this 45 minute class.   Jolene graduated from BYU with a BS in Exercise Science. She has practiced yoga for 12 years and has been teaching for the last 6 years. She is very excited to be sharing her love of yoga with everyone in Springville. Experienced yogis and anyone new to yoga are encouraged to attend.

 Wed, June 25                       3 sessions              Up the Beanstalk!

This is our summer reading program for ages 2-7 with stories, puppets, crafts, and games.  Sign up online – ticket required.  We will have sessions of “Up the Beanstalk!” at 9:30, 10:30, & 11:30 on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

Wed, June 25                       2 sessions              Frozen in Summer

This is our summer reading program for ages 8-12 with books, crafts, and games.  Sign up online – ticket required.  We will have sessions of “Frozen in Summer” at 9:30, 10:30, & 11:30 on Tuesday and 10:30 & 11:30 on Wednesday this week.

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Thurs, June 26                         10:30 & 11:30am    Magic Show!

 Thurs, June 26                         5:30pm                    Hip Hop with Britney

If you love Justin Timberlake, Fergie, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Flo Rida, and Chris Brown then this Hip Hop class is for you! Whether you like to pop-lock-and drop it or just get your groove on, you’re in for a good time AND serious work out!

Your Hip Hop instructor Britney Lindsey comes from Northern California and is 24 years-old where music and dancing largely influenced her life!. No judging in this class! Come to smile, sweat, and party!

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Thurs, June 26                         7:00pm                    Bird Watching for Beginners!

Come for the second in our summer series “Know the –ologies”.  This first class is on ornithology – Birds!  If you like to put up bird feeders and watch the birds, or enjoy seeing and hearing birds while you are out and about, and want to know more about what you are seeing/hearing, this class is for you!  Keeli Marvel, an avid birder, professional biologist and current president of the Utah County Birders will introduce the basic equipment needed for bird watching and how to identify some of the common birds you might see in your yard or neighborhood.

 

Fri, June 27                             11:30am                  Lectura de Verano

En una celebración de la biología visitaremos con muchas criaturas y bichos en este segundo evento de lectura de verano.

 Sat, June 28                            10:00am                 Zumba!

Join licensed Zumba instructor Ayda Gamez for a great Saturday morning workout!

Sat, June 28                            10:00am                  Summer Photography Course

Sign up at the front desk or online for these Saturday morning photography classes – perfect for the new and experienced.  Meet and connect with fellow photographers! Today is the third in the series – Aperture.

 

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Our “-ology” classes start this Thursday, June 19th.  Plan on coming to listen and discuss Mycology with Meg Frost…..”Foraging for Mushrooms in Utah: What Is It and Can I Eat It?”   If you are participating in our adult summer reading program, attending this class means you can cross out one of the boxes on your way to BINGO!

Haven’t signed up for our Summer Reading programs?  No worries!  Come in anytime to sign up the whole family. We have Children, Teen, and Adult programs.

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Our children’s summer classes kick off this week with  1,2,3 Blast Off! and Mad Science Lab….Enter If You Dare! Click on the Children’s Events tab online to get free tickets.  We will also have a puppet show on Thursday. Tickets aren’t required for this one, so just come at either 10:30 or 11:30 am.

Below are other programs we have for the week:

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Tues, June 17                          12:00pm                  Books & Bites – Adult Book Club                                                                                                                               Join us for a lively discussion of Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader by Anne Fadiman.  Next month’s book – These Is My Words by Nancy Turner – will be available at the adult information desk any time after today’s meeting. Make sure and check out a copy!

Tues, June 17                          8:00pm                    Yoga                                                                       Join licensed yoga instructor Jolene Hale for this 45 minute class.   Jolene graduated from BYU with a BS in Exercise Science. She has practiced yoga for 12 years and has been teaching for the last 6 years. She is very excited to be sharing her love of yoga with everyone in Springville. Experienced yogis and anyone new to yoga are encouraged to attend.

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Wed, June 18                          7:00pm                    Get Creative in the Kitchen!                                                          Come for another class by Raven Albertson. Get some great new recipes and ideas for healthier cooking while tasting her cooking demo samples. This month’s topic is “Summer Favorites”.

Thurs, June 19                         5:30pm                    Hip Hop with Britney                                                        If you love Justin Timberlake, Fergie, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Flo Rida, and Chris Brown then this Hip Hop class is for you! Whether you like to pop-lock-and drop it or just get your groove on, you’re in for a good time AND serious work out!

Your Hip Hop instructor Britney Lindsey comes from Northern California and is 24 years-old where music and dancing largely influenced her life!. No judging in this class! Come to smile, sweat, and party!

 Thurs, June 19                         7:00pm                    Foraging for Mushrooms in Utah: What Is It and Can I Eat It?                                                                                                                                   Come for the first in our summer series “Know the –ologies”.  This first class is on mycology…..Mushrooms!  Meg Frost is a member of the Utah Mushroom Society and has been hunting for wild mushrooms in Utah for the past 7 years. Come learn about the mushrooms that grow here, from the Uintas to your backyard, and get information about foraging them for yourself!

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 Fri, June 20                             6:30pm                    Teen Night                                                              “I Am Number Four”.  - Come make your own frisbee and have fun with our ultimate frisbee game!

 Sat, June 21                            10:00am                 Zumba!                                                                      Join licensed Zumba instructor Ayda Gamez for a great Saturday morning workout!

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Sat, June 21                            10:00am                  Summer Photography Course                                   Sign up at the front desk or online for these Saturday morning photography classes – perfect for the new and experienced.  Meet and connect with fellow photographers! Today is the second in the series – Shutter Speed.

 

 

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June 9th – 14th at the Springville Library!

It’s Art City Days in Springville this week!  Monday is our Teddy Bear Tea, and Tuesday through Friday will be the Friends of the Library book sale.  We’ll also have special hours for the week.  Look through the information below for details:

The Teddy Bear Tea is Monday, June 9th. We’ll have 5 sessions – 9:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30 & 1:30.  Both the 12:30 and 1:30 sessions have tickets still available.  Click on the blue box on our homepage that says “Reserve your spot for upcoming children’s events” to get tickets and more information!

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