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  • Saddlebrook Baby Storytime
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:30 AM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch at Program Room

    Recommended for ages birth to 15 months, though children of all ages are welcome. Enjoy very...

  • Toddler Storytime
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:30 AM
    Where: Millard Branch at West Meeting Room

    Recommended for ages 15 months to 3 years, though children of all ages are welcome....

  • Dancing Storytime
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch at Meeting Room

    Recommended for ages 3 to 5 years, though children of all ages are welcome....

  • On Your Mark, Get Set... Read! Come to the Florence Community Center gym for..." class="slickTip" target="_self" rel="nofollow">Inflatable Obstacle Course & More
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Florence Branch at Community Center Gym

    On Your Mark, Get Set... Read! Come to the Florence Community Center gym for...


  • Benson Family Storytime
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Benson Branch at Meeting Room

    Saddlebrook Baby Storytime
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch at Program Room

    Recommended for ages birth to 15 months, though children of all ages are welcome. Enjoy very...

  • Baby Storytime at Willa Cather
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Willa Cather Branch

    Recommended for ages birth to 15 months, though children of all ages are welcome. Enjoy very simple books,...

  • Toddler Storytime
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Millard Branch at West Meeting Room

    Recommended for ages 15 months to 3 years, though children of all ages are welcome....

  • Out and About Storytime: Towl Park
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: W. Clarke Swanson Branch

    Join us at different parks in the Omaha metro area for storytime. Storytime is geared toward preschoolers,...


  • Youth Homeschool Book Club
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch at West Meeting Room

    This book club welcomes readers in grades 1-6. Registration is required. Sign up with Miss Amy...

  • Saddlebrook Music & Movement
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 9:30 AM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch at Program Room

    Music & Movement focuses on literacy through song, dance and play designed for active toddlers and...

  • Baby Storytime
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch at Meeting Room

    Recommended for ages birth to 15 months, though children of all ages are welcome....

  • Out and About Storytime: Hummel Park Slide
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: W. Dale Clark Main Library

    Join us at this adventurous program. Take a ride on the New Hummel Park 50 ft...

  • Out and About Storytime: Aromas Coffeehouse at Flagship Commons
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:15 AM
    Where: Outside Locations

    Join us monthly, at Aromas Coffeehouse in Flagship Commons, for storytime. Storytime is geared toward preschoolers, but all ages...

  • Saddlebrook Music & Movement
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch at Program Room

    Music & Movement focuses on literacy through song, dance and play designed for active toddlers and...

  • Family Storytime
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Florence Branch at Meeting Room

    Join us for stories, creative movement, music and more. Interaction and participation are welcome. We explore...

  • Out and About Storytime: Democracy Park
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Milton R. Abrahams Branch

    Join Abraham Library Staff at Democracy Park for a fun storytime featuring the joy of biking. This...

  • Baby Storytime
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: A. V. Sorensen Branch at Library Storytime Area

    Recommended for ages birth to 15 months, though children of all ages are...

  • Out and About Storytime: Southwest YMCA
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Join us at the Southwest YMCA for storytime. Storytime is geared toward preschoolers, but all ages are welcome to...

  • Swanson Family Storytime
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: W. Clarke Swanson Branch at Story Area

    Join us for stories, creative movement, music and more. Interaction and participation are welcome....

  • BabyTALK Lapsit
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: South Omaha Library at Conference Room A

    Develop your baby's social skills, motor skills and vocabulary through play, songs, dance, art...

  • Saddlebrook LEGO Club
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch at Program Room

    Use your imagination to build unique LEGO creations.

  • Papio NRD Snakes and Lizards
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: A. V. Sorensen Branch at Rec Center Meeting Room

    Christine will bring snakes and lizards to Sorensen Branch and tell us all...

  • LEGO Club
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 4:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch at West Meeting Room

    Use your imagination to build unique LEGO creations.

  • Benson Family Storytime
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Benson Branch at Meeting Room

    Dad & Me Storytime
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 10:15 AM
    Where: Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch at Meeting Room

    Join other dads and their children for stories, songs, crafts and fun! It is...

  • Out and About Storytime: Stone Creek Park
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch

    Join us at different parks and places in the Omaha metro area for storytime. Storytime is geared toward preschoolers,...


  • Swanson Family Storytime
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: W. Clarke Swanson Branch at Story Area

    Join us for stories, creative movement, music and more. Interaction and participation are welcome....

  • LEGO Club
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 1:00 PM
    Where: Milton R. Abrahams Branch at Meeting Room

    Use your imagination to build unique LEGO creations.

  • Fit Club
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: A. V. Sorensen Branch at Library Storytime Area

    Have fun while working out! Play video games that will get your heart...

  • Arts for All
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 2:30 PM
    Where: South Omaha Library at Conference Room A

    Explore your creative side every week with visual art, performing art, or musical art projects...

  • Read to a Dog
    When: Sunday, July 03, 2016 4:00 PM
    Where: Milton R. Abrahams Branch

    Reading out loud improves reading skills and dogs are the ideal reading companion for children! Children will...

  • LEGO Club Jr.
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch

    Use your imagination to build unique LEGO creations with LEGO DUPLO bricks and other educational toys that...

  • Preschool Storytime
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Charles B. Washington Branch at Meeting Room A

    Recommended for ages 3 to 5 years, though children of all ages are...

  • LEGO Club
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch at Meeting Room

    Use your imagination to build unique LEGO creations.

  • Out and About Storytime: Cindy Leiferman Nature Explore Classroom
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: W. Dale Clark Main Library

    This special storytime will meet at the Outdoor Nature Explore Classroom created by the Completely Kids...

  • Sidewalk Art
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Florence Branch

    Draw to your heart’s content on the concrete area just South of the Library. Chalk is provided. Please remember sunscreen, hats,...


  • Saddlebrook Family Storytime
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch at Commons Area

    Join us for stories, creative movement, music and more. Interaction and participation are welcome. We explore...

  • Family Storytime
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Millard Branch at West Meeting Room

    Join us for stories, creative movement, music and more. Interaction and participation are welcome. We...

  • Dancing Storytime
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 10:30 AM
    Where: Milton R. Abrahams Branch at Meeting Room

    Recommended for ages 3 to 5 years, though children of all ages are welcome....




Teen Programs



  • Ready, Set, Walk
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:15 AM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Join Millard Branch's Summer Reading Fitness walking program and trek the miles to virtually visit the ancient Alexandria Library...

  • Candy Sushi for Teens
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 1:00 PM
    Where: A. V. Sorensen Branch at Rec Center Meeting Room

    Have fun with your friends creating candy sushi.

  • Muggle Quidditch
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch

    Have you ever wished that you were a wizard? Well here is your chance to feel like one! We...

  • Teen Takeover: Karaoke Battle
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Florence Branch at Meeting Room

    Let your inner pop star take the stage. Test your knowledge of popular music with games such as guess the artist, guess the...

  • Young Adult Homeschool Book Club
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch at East Meeting Room

    This book club welcomes readers grades 6th and up and join us for a lively...


  • Go Club
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 4:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch

    The game of Go is the ultimate essence of simplicity and complexity all at the same time. In the...

  • MixxedFit Exercise
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:00 PM
    Where: Charles B. Washington Branch at Meeting Room A

    Get fit with MixxedFit!  It is a combination of dance exercise and boot...

  • Teen Movie Night
    When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 6:00 PM
    Where: Milton R. Abrahams Branch at Meeting Room

    Teens, come watch a movie at the Library! Enjoy snacks and we'll have a...

  • Ready, Set, Walk
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 9:15 AM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Join Millard Branch's Summer Reading Fitness walking program and trek the miles to virtually visit the ancient Alexandria Library...

  • Out and About Storytime: Hummel Park Slide
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: W. Dale Clark Main Library

    Join us at this adventurous program. Take a ride on the New Hummel Park 50 ft...

  • Teen Sports Movies Marathon
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 12:00 PM
    Where: Milton R. Abrahams Branch at Meeting Room

    We will be sticking to our Summer Reading Program's sports theme, as we go...

  • Magic the Gathering Card Tournament
    When: Friday, July 01, 2016 4:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Come and play Magic the Gathering cards with other tweens and teens. Bring your own deck or one will...

  • Ready, Set, Walk
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 9:15 AM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Join Millard Branch's Summer Reading Fitness walking program and trek the miles to virtually visit the ancient Alexandria Library...

  • Saddlebrook Gaming Club
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Saddlebrook Branch at Teen Room

    Join us as we explore a variety of games each month. Lovers of card, board, and...

  • Teen Gaming
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch at East Meeting Room

    Come and play on a WiiU, Xbox 360, and PS3. We have over 30 games from...

  • Knitting Club
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Florence Branch at Meeting Room

    All ages and experience levels are welcome to bring a knitting or other craft project, or...

  • Fit Club
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: A. V. Sorensen Branch at Library Storytime Area

    Have fun while working out! Play video games that will get your heart...

  • Math SAT ACT Preparation
    When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 4:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch at West Meeting Room

    Alice Chang has taught ACT and SAT math preparation for over ten years. She will...

  • Ready, Set, Walk
    When: Sunday, July 03, 2016 9:15 AM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Join Millard Branch's Summer Reading Fitness walking program and trek the miles to virtually visit the ancient Alexandria Library...

  • Ready, Set, Walk
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 9:15 AM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Join Millard Branch's Summer Reading Fitness walking program and trek the miles to virtually visit the ancient Alexandria Library...

  • Teen Hangout
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 1:00 PM
    Where: Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch at Meeting Room

    Join us at the Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch to hang out. We will have a...


  • Ready... Pop... Movie!
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Charles B. Washington Branch at Teen Spot

    Warm popcorn from our popcorn maker and cold soda. Sit with friends and enjoy...

  • Swanson Teen Squad: Movie Night
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: W. Clarke Swanson Branch at Meeting Room

    Come and watch a recent blockbuster action movie on our big screen projector with...

  • Minute to Win It
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch at East Meeting Room

    Compete at different stations for sixty seconds each in order to complete a game or...

  • Yu-gi-oh Card Tournament
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 4:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Come and play Yu-gi-oh cards. Bring your own deck or one will be provided for you.

  • Minecraft Club
    When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 4:30 PM
    Where: A. V. Sorensen Branch at Library Storytime Area

    Have fun playing Minecraft at the Library. Program limited to ages 8-18.

  • Ready, Set, Walk
    When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 9:15 AM
    Where: Millard Branch

    Join Millard Branch's Summer Reading Fitness walking program and trek the miles to virtually visit the ancient Alexandria Library...

  • Self-Defense Class
    When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Millard Branch at Meeting Room (combined)

    Learn simple techniques and rules to follow for protection. Greg Fountain teaches the Kenpo self-defense...

  • Summer Arcade
    When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Charles B. Washington Branch at Teen Spot

    Come play the latest games on the best gaming devices!! The Xbox, PlayStation, and...

  • Test your skills in our larger-than-life games including giant Jenga, mega chess, and life-size Connect..." class="slickTip" target="_self" rel="nofollow">Teen Mega Games
    When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Benson Branch at Meeting Room

    Test your skills in our larger-than-life games including giant Jenga, mega chess, and life-size Connect...





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