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July 2014
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Jul 1st, 2014 (Tue)
  Story & Craft Hour for Ages 4 and Up

Stories, crafts, and songs with featuring "Fizz Boom Read" for ages 4 and up at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 2nd, 2014 (Wed)
  Teen Tent Peeps Show

Create art with Peeps and make Peep explosions on the front lawn of the library from 2:00-3:00 pm. For middle schoolers and teens. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 2nd, 2014 (Wed)
  Shakespeare Readers

Read Shakepeare-like plays for summer, informally like Readers Theater on the first Wednesday of the month (usually) at 6:30 pm in the Shiras Room - featuring KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE by Beaumont & Fletcher for July. See poster.

Jul 3rd, 2014 (Thu)
  4th of July Film

See an old favorite - Jaws - at 1:00 pm in the community Room. Film rated PG.

Jul 3rd, 2014 (Thu)
  Summer Art Adventures

Stories and art for grades K-4 - 11:00 am on the lower level of the library - Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 3rd, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Jul 4th, 2014 (Fri)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Friday, July 4th. Regular hours resume on Saturday, July 5, 2014.
Jul 6th, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).
Jul 7th, 2014 (Mon)
  Afternoon Classic Films

SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS, a 1954 film starring Jane Powell and Howard Keel at 1:30 pm in the Community Room (102 min.) - See poster.

Jul 7th, 2014 (Mon)
  DocuMonday Film Series

Documentary film 20 FEET FROM STARDOM shines a light on backup singers behind some of the great musical legends. (91 min.) Community Room at 7:00 pm.  Call 226-4318 for more information. See poster.

Jul 7th, 2014 (Mon)
  Storytime for 2 & 3 Year-olds

Monday storytime for toddlers at 10:30 am in the Community Room. Celebrate summer reading with stories, songs, and fingerplays that feature science -- FIZZ BOOM POP! Children must be accompanied by a loving adult-call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 8th, 2014 (Tue)
  Story & Craft Hour for Ages 4 and Up

Stories, crafts, and songs with featuring "Fizz Boom Read" for ages 4 and up at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 9th, 2014 (Wed)
  Fish Boom Read!

DNR fish dissection, sey lampreys from U.S. Fish and Wildlife, fun fishing activities in the Community Room at 1:00 pm. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 9th, 2014 (Wed)
  Once Upon a Crime Book Club

A book group for mystery readers meets at 7:00 PM in the Dandelion Cottage Room on the main level. July selection is FAMILY HONOR by Robert Parker. See poster.

Jul 10th, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Jul 10th, 2014 (Thu)
  Summer Art Adventures

Stories and art for grades K-4 - 11:00 am on the lower level of the library - Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 10th, 2014 (Thu)
  Library Pet Partners

Children are invited to read to a trained therapy dog from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.

Jul 10th, 2014 (Thu)
  Spark a Reaction Book Club

Bring a bag lunch and a book that made you laugh or cry. Decorate smiley-frowny cookies at Noon on the front lawn. For middle schoolers and teens. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 10th, 2014 (Thu)
  BYO Dinner Theater

Bring your own supper and enjoy the feature film THE BOOK THIEF, starring Sophie Nellsse, Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson, in the Community Room at 5:30 pm. Rated PG-13. For more information, call 226-4318. See poster.

Jul 11th, 2014 (Fri)
  LEGO Club

Build LEGO creations inspired by a story - for Grades K-5 - at 11:00 am in the Shiras Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.

Jul 13th, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).
Jul 14th, 2014 (Mon)
  Storytime for 2 & 3 Year-olds

Monday storytime for toddlers at 10:30 am in the Community Room. Celebrate summer reading with stories, songs, and fingerplays that feature science -- FIZZ BOOM POP! Children must be accompanied by a loving adult-call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 14th, 2014 (Mon)
  Book Notes Coffeehouse

Join host Caroline Jordan for a discussion about the novel Sparrow Migrations by Cari Noga. Music by Michael Waite, coffee from Dead River Coffee. See poster.

Jul 14th, 2014 (Mon)
  Time Travel Movie and Robot Collages

Watch the G-rated film - Meet the Robinsons -  and design a robot at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 15th, 2014 (Tue)
  Story & Craft Hour for Ages 4 and Up

Stories, crafts, and songs with featuring "Fizz Boom Read" for ages 4 and up at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 15th, 2014 (Tue)
  Book Babies

Now also on Tuesdays due to demand. Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Jul 15th, 2014 (Tue)
  BYO Dinner Theater

Bring your own supper and enjoy the feature film 12 YEARS A SLAVE, starring Chiwetal Ejlofor, Michael Williams, Michael Fassbender, in the Community Room at 5:30 pm. Rated R. For more information, call 226-4318. See poster.

Jul 16th, 2014 (Wed)
  Teen Tent Tie-Dye Art

Two different ways to make tie-dye designs on the front lawn of the library from 2:00-3:00 pm.  For middle schoolers and teens.  Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 16th, 2014 (Wed)
  Papa Crow Kids & Family Concert

INTERACTIVE CONCERT featuring song about nature, love and life for all ages in the Community Room at 10:30 am. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 17th, 2014 (Thu)
  Spark a Reaction Book Club

Bring a lunch and your favorite childhood book. Make a solar oven and bake S'mores at Noon on the front lawn. For middle schoolers and teens.

Jul 17th, 2014 (Thu)
  Summer Art Adventures

Stories and art for grades K-4 - 11:00 am on the lower level of the library - Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 17th, 2014 (Thu)
  Readers Theater

Join in for a group reading of RING ROUND THE MOON by Jean Anouilh. The group meets in the Shiras Room at 7:00 PM. No rehearsals - no memorizing. See poster.

Jul 17th, 2014 (Thu)
  Library Pet Partners

Children are invited to read to a trained therapy dog from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.

Jul 17th, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Jul 17th, 2014 (Thu)
  Film Club Modern Classics

Watch a modern classic film, STAR WARS IV: RETURN OF THE JEDI, starring Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill from the year 1989. Rated PG. 6:30 PM in the Community Room. See poster.

Jul 18th, 2014 (Fri)
  LEGO Club

Build LEGO creations inspired by a story - for Grades K-5 - at 11:00 am in the Shiras Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.

Jul 20th, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).
Jul 21st, 2014 (Mon)
  Storytime for 2 & 3 Year-olds

Monday storytime for toddlers at 10:30 am in the Community Room. Celebrate summer reading with stories, songs, and fingerplays that feature science -- FIZZ BOOM POP! Children must be accompanied by a loving adult-call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 21st, 2014 (Mon)
  Summer Teen Film & Fridge Magnets

See the film - ET - at 1:30 pm in the Community Room and finish up with Alien Fridge Magnet. Film is rated PG.  For middle schoolers and teens.  Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 22nd, 2014 (Tue)
  Book Babies

Now also on Tuesdays due to demand. Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Jul 22nd, 2014 (Tue)
  Story & Craft Hour for Ages 4 and Up

Stories, crafts, and songs with featuring "Fizz Boom Read" for ages 4 and up at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 23rd, 2014 (Wed)
  Splish Splash for Toddlers

Water play for preschool children ages 2-5 in the Lower Harbor Park from 10:30 to 11: 30 am. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 23rd, 2014 (Wed)
  Splash Boom Read!

Water science and games for ages 8 and up.  Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

1:00 pm on the library lawn. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 24th, 2014 (Thu)
  Spark a Reaction Book Club

Bring a lunch and talk about books that have been banned or challenged at Noon on the front lawn. Eat "forbidden fruits." For middle schoolers and teens. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 24th, 2014 (Thu)
  BYO Dinner Theater

Bring your own supper and enjoy the feature film AMERICAN HUSTLE, starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Fradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, in the Community Room at 5:30 pm. Rated R. For more information, call 226-4318. See poster.

Jul 24th, 2014 (Thu)
  Library Pet Partners

Children are invited to read to a trained therapy dog from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.

Jul 24th, 2014 (Thu)
  Summer Art Adventures

Stories and art for grades K-4 - 11:00 am on the lower level of the library - Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 24th, 2014 (Thu)
  Au Sauble Point Lighthouse author Mikel B. Classen

Mikel B. Classen charts the history of the Au Sauble Point Lighthouse and the dangerous reef that waits six feet under Lake Superior's surface, and serves as the final resting place for so many sailors. Book sale & signing follows the presentation. Start time 7PM. See poster.

Jul 24th, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Jul 25th, 2014 (Fri)
  LEGO Club

Build LEGO creations inspired by a story - for Grades K-5 - at 11:00 am in the Shiras Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.

Jul 27th, 2014 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed Sundays (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend).
Jul 28th, 2014 (Mon)
  LEGO Film and Bracelets

Watch the PG-rated film - THE LEGO Movie - and build a bracelet afterwards at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 28th, 2014 (Mon)
  Storytime for 2 & 3 Year-olds

Monday storytime for toddlers at 10:30 am in the Community Room. Celebrate summer reading with stories, songs, and fingerplays that feature science -- FIZZ BOOM POP! Children must be accompanied by a loving adult-call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 29th, 2014 (Tue)
  Bluesday Tuesday

"Blues vs Jazz" with Kirsten Gustafson & David Ziegner in the Community Room at 7:00 pm. Sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society and Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of PWPL. See poster.

Jul 29th, 2014 (Tue)
  Story & Craft Hour for Ages 4 and Up

Stories, crafts, and songs with featuring "Fizz Boom Read" for ages 4 and up at 1:00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information. See poster.

Jul 29th, 2014 (Tue)
  Book Babies

Now also on Tuesdays due to demand. Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Jul 30th, 2014 (Wed)
  The Sorcerer's Apprentice: Tales of Magic and Mystery

Storyteller Tracy Chipman sparks the imagination with amazing magical stories for all ages at 1;00 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 31st, 2014 (Thu)
  Summer Art Adventures

Stories and art for grades K-4 - 11:00 am on the lower level of the library - Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 31st, 2014 (Thu)
  Book Babies

Stories, songs, fingerplays for newborn to 24 months with a loving adult - 10:30 am in the Youth Atrium.

Jul 31st, 2014 (Thu)
  Spark a Reaction Book Club

Bring a lunch and your all-time favorite book at Noon on the front lawn. Enjoy a favorite dessert. For middle schoolers and teens. Call 226-4323 for more information.

Jul 31st, 2014 (Thu)
  Library Pet Partners

Children are invited to read to a trained therapy dog from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Call 226-4323 for more information. See Poster.