Play Chess@the Library, Wednesday, May 1, 2019 (4:00PM – 6:00PM)

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Hosted by Chouchanik Airapetian

All ages and families welcome.

Come to the library for an afternoon of chess! Challenge yourself and others.

Chess boards and other games will be provided. 10 minutes/game on the Big Board.

Play games and have fun!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library

Musical Trip Around the World Concert, March 23rd, 2-3 p.m.

Musical Trip around the World Concert   Presented by Miho and Diego.  Ages 5 and older.  Learn songs from Latin America and Japan! Discover some rare instruments from other countries and play along by clapping and stamping out rhythms.    Supported by Friends of the Mercer Island Library

Musical Trip around the World Concert

Presented by Miho and Diego.

Ages 5 and older.

Learn songs from Latin America and Japan! Discover some rare instruments from other countries and play along by clapping and stamping out rhythms.

Supported by Friends of the Mercer Island Library

Play Chess @ the Library, Sunday, February 24th, 2- 4 p.m.

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Description

Hosted by Chouchanik Airapetian

All ages and families welcome.

Come to the library for an afternoon of chess! Challenge yourself and others.

Chess boards and other games will be provided. 10 minutes/game on the Big Board.

Play games and have fun!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library

Science Fun for Little Ones - Sensational Shapes Tuesday, January 22, 2019 (10:30AM – 12:00PM)

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Presented by KidsQuest Children's Museum.

Ages 1 to 3 with adult.

Shapes are everywhere and make up different things in different ways. Explore the shapes that occur in our world.

Registration not required but only 25 slots for children available at a time, so first come, first served.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

Science Fun for Little Ones Thursday, January 17, 2019 (1:00PM – 3:00PM)

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Power On, Power Off!

Presented by KidsQuest Children's Museum.

Ages 3 to 6 with adult.

Explore electricity & create your own contraption that moves using simple circuits, motorized vibration and recycled materials. Think like an engineer to modify designs to produce new forms of wiggly jiggly motorized movement!

Registration not required, but space is limited. First come, first served.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

Play Chess @ the Library! Sunday, January 13, 2019 (2:00PM – 4:00PM)

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Hosted by Chouchanik Airapetian

All ages and families welcome.

Come to the library for an afternoon of chess! Challenge yourself and others.

Chess boards and other games will be provided. 10 minutes/game on the Big Board.

Play games and have fun!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library

Tween Summer Book Club Wednesday, July 25, 2018 (4:00PM – 6:00PM)

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For middle school students

Stop by to chat with teen librarian, Carrie Bowman, and former IMS teacher, Mrs. Behnke, about books you are reading this summer. We can't wait to hear about your favorites! We'll share our summer reading treats and the famous cookie bar treats, too. Come get some ideas for your own reading—-no need to share if you don't want to. Drop by the meeting room any time from 4-6pm. Incoming 6th graders welcome!

Sponsored by the Friends for the Mercer Island Library.

Kaleidoscope Play and Learn - English Wednesday, July 25th 10:30 AM, ,

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Have fun singing songs, telling stories, reading books, creating art, and playing. Kaleidoscope Play and Learn is in English. Ages 5 and younger with caregiver. 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

The Carry a Toon Show Monday, July 23, 2018 (7:00PM – 8:00PM)

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Presented by Chancy and Narly (Nancy Stewart and Charlie Williams).

Family program, all ages welcome.

The dynamic duo duet again! Join two of the Pacific Northwest's favorite performers for a musical montage of songs, sounds and shenanigans. They will be pulling out all the stops, using their vocal and musical chords to bring you a memorable summer symphony of sounds!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.

Too Much Noise! Meowing & Growling Musical Tales Wednesday, July 11, 2018 (7:00PM – 8:00PM)

Presented by The Whitman Story Sampler.

Family program, all ages welcome.

Let's make some noise and music, too! Join these tandem storytellers as they blend fun music, movement and your participation with howling good tales from around the world.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mercer Island Library.