Jul 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Peabody Library
Universe of Stories kick-off event at PEABODY LIBRARY.   Modern Times Theater Presents… “The Perils of Mr. Punch, Episode #211: “The Astro-Nut” “The Perils of Mr. Punch” follows the troubles and travails of puppetry’s favorite loudmouths, Punch and Judy. In the Continue reading →
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Thetford Elementary School
Thursday, July 11, 2:00 and 3:00pm at THETFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: a mobile planetarium show presented by the FAIRBANKS MUSEUM!  Best for ages 4 and up. Space is limited, please register for either the 2:00 or 3:00 show by emailing: librarians@thetfordlibrary.orG Continue reading →
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
6/19 “City of Thieves” by David Benioff. 7/17 “The Age of Miracles” by Karen Thompson Walker 8/14 “The Book of Unknown Americans” by Cristina Henriquez Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Latham Library
Digital painting workshop with artist Even Schumacher.  Please bring an iPad or tablet with a digital drawing app installed, if you have one.  For ages 10 and up.
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Peabody Library
For students entering grades 5-8.  Registration Required, please email to sign up: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org July 10: Little Dog Lost by Marion Dane Bauer July 24: George by Alex Gino August 7: Half Magic by Edward Eager Books are now available to Continue reading →
Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Latham Library
Kurt Valenta of EXORDIUM will present a hands-on science workshop, “The Story of Air as it Occupies Space.” A cornucopia of science experiments demonstrating that air, though invisible, does occupy space. For young and old, but best for ages 5 Continue reading →
Aug 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Latham Library
Jacqueline Soule presents PLANT UNIVERSE!  Come learn about biospheres then make your own to take home.  Best for ages 5 and up. “We will discuss how people could feed themselves if they lived in outer space all the time, or Continue reading →
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Peabody Library
For students entering grades 5-8.  Registration Required, please email to sign up: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org July 10: Little Dog Lost by Marion Dane Bauer July 24: George by Alex Gino August 7: Half Magic by Edward Eager Books are now available to Continue reading →
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
6/19 “City of Thieves” by David Benioff. 7/17 “The Age of Miracles” by Karen Thompson Walker 8/14 “The Book of Unknown Americans” by Cristina Henriquez Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Latham Library
“Stories of the Stars: Myths of the Zodiac” with astromythologist and storyteller KELLEY HUNTER.  The starry sky is a library of tales from around the world. Come hear classic and unusual tales about the twelve Zodiac constellations, plus the magical Continue reading →
Aug 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Latham Library
Children who recorded at least three books in a reading log this summer are invited to this party, where they will receive a certificate and a prize for completing the summer reading program.  Refreshments will be served.
Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
Come play one of our board games or bring your own!  All ages are welcome.  Pizza will be served.  If you would like pizza, please RSVP to librarians@thetfordlibrary.org.
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
“Sweetland” by Michael Crummey.  Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.  All are welcome.
Oct 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
Come play one of our board games or bring your own!  All ages are welcome.  Pizza will be served.  If you would like pizza, please RSVP to librarians@thetfordlibrary.org.
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
“The Last Painting of Sara de Vos” by Dominic Smith.  Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Latham Library
Come Build Shadow Puppets With The PuppeTree.  This ancient form of puppetry is really exciting at this time of year with Halloween approaching. Shadow puppets were actually the first cartoons! So, come make your own Halloween Cartoon—that moves. There will Continue reading →
Nov 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
Come play one of our board games or bring your own!  All ages are welcome.  Pizza will be served.  If you would like pizza, please RSVP to librarians@thetfordlibrary.org.
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
Come play one of our board games or bring your own!  All ages are welcome.  Pizza will be served.  If you would like pizza, please RSVP to librarians@thetfordlibrary.org.