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Library: Main Library Events

  1. Small Wonders (13-24 months) - Main Library

    June 22, 2017, 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 13-24 months and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  2. Time for Twos (24-36 months) - Main Library

    June 22, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 24-36 months and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  3. Let's Talk About It - Picturing America: Making Tracks - Main Library

    June 22, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    This literary discussion series, sponsored by the North Carolina Humanities Council and the Jacksonville Friends of the Library, brings together scholars and community members to explore how selected media illuminate the theme of “Picturing America: Making Tracks." Explore historical accounts of the construction of the transcontinental railroad, one of America's most ambitious efforts, through books, poems, and film. Continuing Education Credits are available to those who attend all 4 sessions.

    This project is made possible by a grant from the North Carolina Humanities Council, a statewide nonprofit and affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. “Let’s Talk About It” is a joint project of the North Carolina Humanities Council and the North Carolina Center for the Book, a program of the State Library of North Carolina/Department of Cultural Resources and an affiliate of the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress.

    Registration required.

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  4. Veteran's Employment Assistance - Main Library

    June 23, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Main Library (Jacksonville)

    Let NCWorks guide your search for employment with one-on-one help for veterans, transitioning service members, and eligible spouses.

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  5. Summer Reading Kickoff! - Main Library

    June 23, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Come register for our summer reading program, play some giant games, and take in a spectacular performance by Mad Science!

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  6. Lego My Library (Grades K-5) - Main Library

    June 25, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Children are invited to express their creativity and show their Lego building techniques, from simple to advanced.

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  7. Laptime (0-12 months) - Main Library

    June 27, 2017, 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for babies ages 0-12 months and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  8. Time for Twos (24-36 months) - Main Library

    June 27, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 24-36 months and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  9. Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5) - Main Library

    June 27, 2017, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 3-5 years and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  10. Jacksonville Friends Book Club - Main Library

    June 27, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Main Library (Jacksonville)

    Join us each month for a discussion about a different book.

    June 27 - Trials of the Earth by Mary Mann Hamilton

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  11. Build a Better World (Grades K-5) - Main Library

    June 27, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Weekly programs to explore how we can Build a Better World!

    Program attendance is based on last grade completed and counts as 60 minutes of reading time on the Summer Reading log.

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  12. Small Wonders (13-24 months) - Main Library

    June 28, 2017, 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 13-24 months and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  13. Time for Twos (24-36 months) - Main Library

    June 28, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 24-36 months and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  14. Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5) - Main Library

    June 28, 2017, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 3-5 years and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  15. Small Wonders (13-24 months) - Main Library

    June 29, 2017, 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 13-24 months and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  16. Time for Twos (24-36 months) - Main Library

    June 29, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Early literacy storytime that introduces books, reading and language through age-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children ages 24-36 months and their caregivers. Designed to create a foundation of reading readiness, our early literacy programs help children develop a joy for learning language and enjoying books. Parents and caregivers learn fun ways to help build early literacy skills children need to become successful readers. Let's get Every Child Ready to Read @your library!

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  17. Build a Better World (Grades 6-8) - Main Library

    June 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Weekly programs to explore how we can Build a Better World!

    Program attendance is based on last grade completed and counts as 60 minutes of reading time on the Summer Reading log.

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  18. Build a Better World (ages 3-6) - Main Library

    June 30, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Main Library Meeting Room

    Even the littlest ones can help Build a Better World!

    June 30, Water Works - Water, water everywhere! Dress to get wet for water activities and experiments.

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  19. Veteran's Employment Assistance - Main Library

    June 30, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Main Library (Jacksonville)

    Let NCWorks guide your search for employment with one-on-one help for veterans, transitioning service members, and eligible spouses.

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  20. Teen Summer Reading Kickoff! (Grades 6-12) - Main Library

    June 30, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Main Library (Jacksonville)

    Register for summer reading and play video games with the Rockin' Party Bus!

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Museum

  1. Summer Art Week 2

    June 26, 2017, 8:00 AM - June 30, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Onslow County Museum

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Parks & Rec

  1. Swimming Lessons

    June 14, 2017 - July 1, 2017 @ Triangle Motor Inn

    Onslow County Parks and Recreation will be offering swimming lessons this summer for children up to 12 years of age. Instructor Shirley Long has been teaching lessons for more than 25 years and is excited to offer lessons once again. Three sessions are available for $60 per session; lessons will be held at the Triangle Motor Inn; class size is limited so pre-register early to guarantee a spot. For more information, call 910-347-5332, visit us Facebook: /OnslowCoParksandRec. You can register online at https://apm.activecommunities.com/onslowcountyparksrec/Home

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