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Last Stop for Summer!

The summer reading program has come to a close as we get ready for a new school year. Thanks to all who participated in a summer of reading and discovery! We hope you enjoyed reading books, earning prizes, and trying … Continue reading

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August @ the Learning Curve!

Check out what’s happening this month at the Curve! [click the image below for full size]

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Story Time with the Pacers!

This morning, Pacers crew members visited the Learning Curve! Little fans listened to stories read by the Pacemates, then played games to win prizes and Pacers gear! Our special guest, Boomer (the Pacers’ mascot), loved his visit to the library. … Continue reading

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Story Time: Let’s Go Exploring!

This morning’s story time was quite an adventure as we pretended to go exploring. We even went on a bear hunt (the bear invited us to stay in his cave for tea). We talked about how maps help us find … Continue reading

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3-D Printing Workshop, Demo & Wild Times Exhibit!

Interested in how 3-D printing actually works? Stop by Central Library on Wednesday, July 23rd to observe a workshop and demonstration by 3D Parts Manufacturing, LLC, beginning at 10:30am in the Learning Curve Arena. Anyone is welcome to observe the … Continue reading

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Robot Dance!

NXT robots show off their moves at Robot Club!

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K’Nex Creations

More fun with K’Nex in the Curve!

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Make a Map!

To go along with our global summer reading theme, maps are a big part of finding your way around new places. Many books include maps at the front of the book to show readers the world in which they are … Continue reading

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Story Time: Let’s Make Music!

This morning’s musical story time included sing-along songs with Mr. Landon and his guitar, music-making with various instruments, stories about music, and listening to classical music mentioned in one of the books we read. We also colored pictures of different … Continue reading

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Summer Stop Motion

Check out these mini-movies made with webcams, Frames software, blocks, and poseable figures, using the concept of stop motion animation:

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