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Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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March 2017
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Teen Advisory Board

March 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 26, 2017 at 4:00pm

Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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Teens in 6th - 12th grade are invited to help select library materials and give their opinions on programming, while enjoying games and snacks. Bring your friends and join the fun!

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Pushing the Limits

March 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until April 27, 2017

Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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Orange City Public Library will host a free four-part reading, viewing and discussion series for adults called Pushing the Limits.  The library is one of 100 rural public libraries nationwide receiving grants to host the series.  Pushing the Limits brings together books and video featuring authors, scientists and everyday people who thrive on exploring the natural world. Since the beginning of time, humans have imagined and achieved ways to push the boundaries of the physical world.  We want to be…

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Friday Flicks

March 24 @ 1:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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One event on March 24, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on April 7, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on April 28, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on May 12, 2017 at 1:30pm

Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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Friday Flicks for kids in Kindergarten through 5th grade. Enjoy popcorn and kid-friendly movies that have been favorites for new and old generations alike.   1/20 – Aladdin: Discover a fun-filled adventure story with a genie in a lamp. 2/3 – Finding Nemo: A little fish loses his way-will his father find him in the big ocean or beyond? 2/17 - Gnomeo & Juliet: Garden gnomes come to life in this timeless tale. 3/3 – Herbie-Fully Loaded: Love NASCAR? Check out…

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Rhythm & Rhyme / Ritmos y Rimas

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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Learn Spanish & English words through stories, songs, and play! Featuring only one story each time, this story time is a lot like Movin’ & Groovin’ story time with a Spanish flare. Be ready for an energizing, fast paced morning! ¡Aprendan palabras en Español y Inglés a través de cuentos, canciones, y juegos!

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Library Play Day

March 29 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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Winter Wednesdays from 9:30-11:30 am; November - March Too cold to play outside? No problem- come to the library! Come and enjoy toys and NEW books. Get out of the house for a while to meet new families or plan to get together with friends. Note: Caregiver supervision required; this event will not be supervised by library staff.

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Babygarten

March 30 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
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Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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Join us for songs, rhymes, and stories for children 6 months - 3 years and their caregivers, followed by free play time. There is also a fun craft each week to create and you receive a FREE book at the end of each 6-week session. This spring there are two 6 week sessions: 1/19– 2/23 and 3/30 - 5/4.

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April 2017

Teen Crafternoons

April 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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Bring your friends & make fun crafts every month! April's craft will be decorating rocks with sharpie markers. Check the OC Teen Advisory Board Facebook page for details.

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Adult Book Club- When I Found You by Catherine Ryan Hyde

April 11 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on April 11 at 5:30 pm to discuss Catherine Ryan Hyde's When I Found You. Copies of the book may be checked out at the front desk.   While duck hunting one morning, childless, middle-aged Nathan McCann finds a newborn abandoned in the woods. To his shock, the child—wrapped in a sweater and wearing a tiny knitted hat—is still alive. To his wife’s shock, Nathan wants to adopt the boy…but the child’s grandmother steps in.…

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Library Opens at 1:30 p- Morning Staff Training

April 18 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The library will be closed the morning of April 18 and reopen at 1:30 pm. Log in to your account online to perform reserves, renewals, and digital downloads.

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May 2017
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Adult Book Club- The Boy on the Wooden Box by Leon Leyson

May 9 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on May 9 at 5:30 pm to discuss the Christopher Award winning memoir, The Boy on the Wooden Box by Leon Leyson. Copies of the book may be checked out at the front desk.   This, the only memoir published by a former Schindler’s list child, perfectly captures the innocence of a small boy who goes through the unthinkable. Leon Leyson (born Leib Lezjon) was only ten years old when the Nazis invaded Poland and his family…

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June 2017
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Adult Book Club- One Book One Sioux County

June 6 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on July 6 at 5:30 pm to discuss the 2017 One Book One Sioux County selection The Boys in the Bunkhouse by Dan Barry. Copies of the book may be checked out at the front desk. In the tiny Iowa farm town of Atalissa, dozens of men, all with intellectual disability and all from Texas, lived in an old schoolhouse. Before dawn each morning, they were bussed to a nearby processing plant, where they…

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Adult Book Club- Bottomland by Michelle Hoover

June 27 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on June 27 at 5:30 pm to discuss the 2017 All Iowa Reads selection, Bottomland by Michelle Hoover. Copies of the book may be checked out at the front desk.   Bottomland follows the Hess family in the years after World War I as they attempt to rid themselves of the Anti-German sentiment that left a stain on their name. But when the youngest two daughters vanish in the middle of the night, the…

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August 2017
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Adult Book Club- An Absent Mind by Eric Rill

August 8 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on August 8 at 5:30 pm to discuss Eric Rill's An Absent Mind. Copies of the book may be checked out at the front desk.   Seventy-one, and a man used to controlling those around him, Saul struggles to make peace with his disconnected family before Alzheimer’s consumes his sanity. His ramblings, humor, emotions, lucid moments, and confusion are laid bare, as well as the thoughts and feelings of his loved ones: his wife, Monique,…

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September 2017
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Adult Book Club- Destiny of the Republic by Candice Millard

September 12 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on September 12 at 5:30 pm to discuss Candice Millard's Destiny of the Republic. Copies of the book may be checked out at the front desk.   James A. Garfield was one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president. Born into abject poverty, he rose to become a wunderkind scholar, a Civil War hero, and a renowned and admired reformist congressman. Nominated for president against his will, he engaged in a fierce battle with…

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October 2017
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Adult Book Club- Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

October 10 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on October 10 at 5:30 pm to discuss Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult. Copies of the book may be checked out at the front desk.   Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years’ experience. During her shift, Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn, only to be told a few minutes later that she’s been reassigned to another patient. The parents are white…

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November 2017
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Adult Book Club- Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

November 14 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on November 14 at 5:30 pm to discuss Kent Haruf's Our Souls at Night . Copies of the book may be checked out at the front desk.   Addie Moore pays an unexpected visit to a neighbor, Louis Waters. Her husband died years ago, as did his wife, and in such a small town they naturally have known of each other for decades; in fact, Addie was quite fond of Louis's wife. His daughter lives hours away,…

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December 2017
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Adult Book Club- Bring Your Own Book

December 12 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Orange City Public Library, 112 Albany Ave SE
Orange City, IA 51041 United States
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The Adult Book Club will meet on December 12 at 5:30 pm to discuss book club member's recommendations. Each attendee is invited to bring a book to share with the group.

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