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Laugh Line

Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Laugh Line
All Branches
Call (812) 349-3208 to hear a kid-friendly joke! Jokes change daily Monday–Friday by 5 PM. This program is geared towards ages 7–12, but all ages are welcome!
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Spooky Dials

Saturday, October 31, 2020
Spooky Dials
All Branches
Want to hear a spoooooooky song, poem, short story, or rhyme? Call (812) 349-3208! All material is kid-friendly (and with a warning for content that may be slightly spookier). Recordings will be updated by 5 PM each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday in October for a total of 13 different spine-tingling listening opportunities! 
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Cardinal Stage Presents: Family Photo Challenge: Cinderella

Saturday, October 31, 2020
Family Photo Challenge: Cinderella
All Branches
Imagine Your Story with Cardinal Stage! Re-create the classic folktale of Cinderella using only 10 original photos. Get creative with costumes, locations and props, and share your story on social media for a chance to win a $75 gift card from Crumble Coffee & Bakery. Post your photo story by November 1 on Instagram or Facebook to enter to win. To qualify, you MUST tag Cardinal Stage (@cardinalstage) and use the hashtag #cardinalchallenge. (Remember to make your post public so Cardinal can view it.) At the beginning of the following month, Cardinal will announce the winner and post the winning story! See https://cardinalstage.org/family-photo-challenge/ for a PDF copy of the classic tale. You can also find various interpretations of the Cinderella story from around the world in the Library's folklore collection. (For example, see: The Rough-Face Girl). eBook versions of the Cinderella story also are instantly available on Hoopla Kids. All ages.
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Intermediate Spanish Language Class

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
All Branches
In this free Zoom class, participants will engage in conversational Spanish and learn about the culture. There will be homework outside of class. Age 18 and up.

***Please email mcplspanish@gmail.com to register and receive your Zoom link.***
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Spooky D&D on Discord

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Spooky D&D on Discord
All Branches
Drop in, adventure through fantastic realms, then leave whenever you have to. These sessions of Dungeons and Dragons will be held via Discord and are designed to be short, fun, and evolving adventures that anyone can play. All skill levels are welcome! Ages 13–19. Please register.

*** To participate in live Discord events, please register with a valid email address (please do not use your school-issued email). The link to the Discord event will be emailed to you 30 minutes before the program begins. ***
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Thread Alert! Spooky Knit & Embroidery

4:00 PM - 4:40 PM
Thread Alert! Spooky Knit & Embroidery
All Branches
Join a relaxed beginner's group of knitters, embroiders, and other fabric artists. Miss Amy will show you the ropes of basic knitting skills and show off her current projects with the help of her two curious cats, Gaston & Eliza. We will try and create a spooky twist to celebrate the spooktacular season! Note: Even if you don't have supplies to join in, feel free to pop in for a visit, chat, and to learn finger knitting techniques (no knitting needles required, just yarn/string). Ages 6–12.

*** To participate in live Zoom events, please register with a valid, non-school email address. The link to the Zoom event will be emailed to you 30 minutes before the program begins.***
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Friends of the Library Board Meeting

5:45 PM - 7:15 PM
Main Library
Program Room 2B
The monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library Board of Directors.

The Friends of the Library are members of the community just like you - people who value the library and its services. We think of ourselves as the library's best friends. Membership in the Friends of the Library is open to all who wish to support the Library's vital role in our community.
https://mcpl.info/friends
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Discord Halloween Party

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Discord Halloween Party
All Branches
Join us on our Teen Services Discord server for a spooky good time! Show off your costumes, watch spooky movies, and play spooky games! Ages 13–19.

*** Please register for this Discord program with a valid, non-school email address, and instructions will be sent to you for how to join!***
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