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Drop-in Kids’ Trivia Challenge

June 1, 2018 - June 20, 2018
McFarland Branch Library, 500 W. Kern Ave
McFarland, CA 93250 United States

Drop in and complete a trivia sheet for a chance to win prizes! New trivia sheets every week.

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Flat Stanley – Where Is He?

June 1, 2018 - July 28, 2018

Come to the library and pick up a Flat Stanley to decorate. Take pictures of Stanley in different locations, post to our library Facebook page, and at the end of July, come to a Flat Stanley party to see everywhere Stanley went over the summer!

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Guessing Jar

June 1, 2018 - June 29, 2018
Wofford Heights Branch Library, 6400-B Wofford Blvd.
Wofford Heights, CA 93285 United States

Guess how many items are in the jar for a chance to win! Children may submit guesses every day the branch is open. Winner will be determined at the end of the month. The winner may choose a prize from the "prize basket".

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Kid’s Coloring Craze!

June 1, 2018 - June 29, 2018

Kids of all ages are welcome to come be artistic and creative, while coloring! All materials are provided.

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Summer Reading Challenge for Adults

June 1, 2018 - June 27, 2018
McFarland Branch Library, 500 W. Kern Ave
McFarland, CA 93250 United States

Calling all adults! Sign up for Summer Reading to be entered into a drawing for a Visa gift card!

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Take Your Reading Everywhere — ebooks/audiobooks

June 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Delano Branch Library, 925 10th Ave.
Delano, CA 93215 United States

Adults interested in the summer reading program but don't have time to read? Join us as we teach you how use ebooks and audiobooks and have thousands of books at your fingertips!

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Teen Zines

June 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Delano Branch Library, 925 10th Ave.
Delano, CA 93215 United States

Teens submit your pictures, essays and other artwork for our summer Teen Zine

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Toys That Teach

June 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Delano Branch Library, 925 10th Ave.
Delano, CA 93215 United States

Visit our toy section in the library and helpy our child learn early devlopmental skills in a group setting.

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Where has reading taken you?

June 1, 2018 - June 29, 2018

Sign up for our Summer Reading Challenge and share your reading adventures with us through a craft that is provided. We will display your craft all around our library to help other readers learn about your book reading experience!

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Wish You Were Here

June 1, 2018 - July 30, 2018
Wofford Heights Branch Library, 6400-B Wofford Blvd.
Wofford Heights, CA 93285 United States

Vacationing away during the summer? Send a postcard of your destination to our Library! We will display postcards and keep a map of the locations visited. Join us during regular Library hours to participate in this event.

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Guessing Jar

June 1, 2018 - June 29, 2018
Wofford Heights Branch Library, 6400-B Wofford Blvd.
Wofford Heights, CA 93285 United States

Guess how many items are in the jar to win a choice of an easy/picture book or a juvenile fiction/chapter book. Winning guess is closest to the actual number. All tied entries will win.??

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Color Me Happy: Family Edition

June 1, 2018 - July 27, 2018
McFarland Branch Library, 500 W. Kern Ave
McFarland, CA 93250 United States

Color Me Happy for the entire family! Join us for a relaxing family event. Coloring sheets will be provided for all ages. ???

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Guessing Jar

June 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018
Ridgecrest Branch Library

Guess how many items are in the jar to win a choice of an easy/picture book or a juvenile fiction/chapter book. Winning guess is closest to the actual number. All tied entries will win.??

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Adult Summer Reading Sign-up Drawing

June 2, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Northeast Branch Library, 2671 Oswell St.
Bakersfield, CA 93306 United States

Each adult who signs up for Summer Reading will be automatically entered into a drawing for a Visa gift card!

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Kids’ Drop-in Trivia

June 2, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Northeast Branch Library, 2671 Oswell St.
Bakersfield, CA 93306 United States

Drop in to the library and complete a trivia sheet for the chance to win prizes! New trivia sheets every week.

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Teen Art Contest

June 2, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Northeast Branch Library, 2671 Oswell St.
Bakersfield, CA 93306 United States

Submit your work to any of our four art categories: classical, abstract, geometic, manga/comic! Prizes will be awarded at the end of the summer! Submission end 7/28.

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Easy Scavenger Hunt #3

June 19, 2018 - June 23, 2018
Ridgecrest Branch Library

Easy scavenger hunt clues for our lower to middle elementary friends (2nd to 4th grade) to learn about the library.

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I Spy Display Case Week 3

June 19, 2018 - June 23, 2018
Ridgecrest Branch Library

I spy with my little eye...endless fun at the Library! Join us for a special game of "I Spy". We provide a weekly list of items to search for in the display case. Don't miss this opportunity to test your "I Spy" skills.

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Picture Scavenger Hunt #3

June 19, 2018 - June 23, 2018
Ridgecrest Branch Library

Picture based scavenger hunt for our youngest friends (toddler to 1st grade) to learn about the library.

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Scavenger Hunt #3

June 19, 2018 - June 23, 2018
Ridgecrest Branch Library

Scavenger hunt clues for our upper elementary and tween friends (5th grade and up) to learn about the library.

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Tell Us Your Thoughts: Favorite Place Visited

June 19, 2018 - June 30, 2018
Ridgecrest Branch Library

Tell us on Facebook or in the branch about a favorite place you've visited.

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Lego Club Mania!

June 20, 2018

LEGO Club Mania!: It’s a LEGO free-for-all! Join us in building LEGO creations. We’ll have LEGO ideas to help spark your creativity, or go wild. Build anything you can imagine!

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Puzzlemania!

June 20, 2018
Shafter Branch Library, 236 James St. Suite No. 2
Shafter, CA 93263 United States

Join us for fun in putting puzzles together.?

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Ongoing

Guessing Jar

June 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - June 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
California City Branch Library, 9507 California City Blvd.
California City, CA 93505 United States

Guess how many items are in the jar to win a choice of an easy/picture book or a juvenile fiction/chapter book. Winning guess is closest to the actual number. All tied entries will win.??

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Library Scavenger Hunt

June 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - July 31, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
California City Branch Library, 9507 California City Blvd.
California City, CA 93505 United States

Explore the library through a fun, engaging scavenger hunt!

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Summer Reading Challenge – 2018 Kickoff

June 1, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - July 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
McFarland Branch Library, 500 W. Kern Ave
McFarland, CA 93250 United States

Join us to kickoff the Summer Reading Challenge with games and activities for the whole family! Come in to sign up, pick-up your summer reading material, reading log, and calendar of this year’s exciting free SRC events!”

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Roni’s Riddles

June 19, 2018 @ 11:00 am - June 23, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Frazier Park Branch Library, 3732 Park Drive
Frazier Park, CA 93225 United States

Test your wit each week with new riddles by Roni!

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10:00 am

Family Storytime & Craft

June 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boron Branch Library, 26967 Twenty Mule Team Road
Boron, CA 93516 United States

Celebrate reading by enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, and a unique craft. 

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Family Storytime & Craft

June 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boron Branch Library, 26967 Twenty Mule Team Road
Boron, CA 93516 United States

Celebrate reading by enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, and a unique craft. 

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11:00 am

Barks and Books

June 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Tehachapi Branch Library, 1001 W. Tehachapi Blvd., Suite A - 400
Tehachapi, CA 93561 United States

Build your reading skills and enhance self-esteem, by reading aloud to an affectionate furry friend. Ages K-8. Registration Required.?

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Be active and stay healthy: Community Walking Group

June 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lamont Branch Library, 8304 Segrue Road
Lamont, CA 93241 United States

Be active and stay healthy! Walking is one of the easiest ways to get moving. Join your community at the Lamont Library for this walking group. The walk will end at the Library. Then join us for the Rethink Your Drink program and a glass of water.

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Bike Maintenance

June 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Baker Branch Library, 1400 Baker Street
Bakersfield, CA 93305 United States

Basic bike maintenance, and bike safety handling skills. For ages 13-18, younger kids may attend but must be accompanied by an parent or guardian. Must bring your own bike and a helmet to participate in the safety drills. Some helmets will be available to loan. Instruction provided by a Bike Bakersfield technician.

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Family Storytime

June 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Family Storytime: Celebrate reading by enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, and fun for the whole family.

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Family Storytime with Bakersfield Train Robber Baseball Players

June 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for Family Storytime with local baseball players from the Bakersfield Train Robbers. Color jersey coloring sheets and ask about the player’s favorite game!

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Family Storytime with Jordan Kaufman

June 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Beale Memorial Library, 701 Truxtun Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301 United States

Join us for Family Storytime with Jordan Kaufman, Kern County Treasurer-Tax Collector. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet County Leaders, while enjoying new and classic summer stories.

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11:30 am

Family Storytime & Craft

June 20, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Shafter Branch Library, 236 James St. Suite No. 2
Shafter, CA 93263 United States

Celebrate reading by enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, and a unique craft. 

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Let’s go to Science Lab!

June 20, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Beale Memorial Library, 701 Truxtun Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301 United States

Join us for lunch at the library, free to children ages 2-17! We'll be experimenting with paper aircrafts.

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Lunch at the Library

June 20, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
McFarland Branch Library, 500 W. Kern Ave
McFarland, CA 93250 United States

Lunch at the Library is more than just a place for children and teens to eat this Summer – it’s a place to learn, laugh and grow! Children eat FREE during this fun filled event. Parents and Caregivers can join their child and eat lunch for a nominal fee.

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Lunch at the Library: Paper Project

June 20, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ridgecrest Branch Library

During Lunch at the Library, kids can eat lunch and work on the paper project of the week on the inside tables. There will be outdoor table activities also. Adult CAREGIVERS can purchase a lunch and eat too.

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Lunch at the Library

June 20, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Delano Branch Library, 925 10th Ave.
Delano, CA 93215 United States
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Lunch at the Library is more than just a place for children and teens to eat this Summer – it’s a place to learn, laugh and grow! Children eat FREE during this fun filled event. Parents and Caregivers can join their child and eat lunch for a nominal fee.

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12:00 pm

Family Storytime with Supervisor Leticia Perez

June 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Beale Memorial Library, 701 Truxtun Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301 United States

Join us for Family Storytime with Supervisor Leticia Perez. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet County Leaders, while enjoying new and classic summer stories during Lunch At The Library.

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Lunch at the Library

June 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Southwest Branch Library, 8301 Ming Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93311 United States

Lunch at the Library is more than just a place for children and teens to eat this Summer – it’s a place to learn, laugh and grow! Children eat FREE during this fun filled event. Parents and Caregivers can join their child and eat lunch for a nominal fee.

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Rethink Your Drink

June 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lamont Branch Library, 8304 Segrue Road
Lamont, CA 93241 United States

Do you know how much sugar is in your water? Let's find out! Make healthy beverage choices and consume more water. Try some delicious infused water as well.

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Roaming Reptiles

June 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Buttonwillow Branch Library, 101 Main Street
Buttonwillow, CA 93206 United States

As part of the Summer Reading Challenge join us for the Roaming Reptiles event. This is an exciting opportunity to discover snakes, lizards, and other reptiles through an engaging, interactive reptile show.

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Lunch at the Library

June 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Arvin Branch Library, 201 Campus Drive
Arvin, CA 93203 United States
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Lunch at the Library is more than just a place for children and teens to eat this Summer – it’s a place to learn, laugh and grow! Children eat FREE during this fun filled event. Parents and Caregivers can join their child and eat lunch for a nominal fee.

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12:30 pm

Family Storytime

June 20, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Celebrate reading by enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, and fun for the whole family. Our theme is: Reading Takes You to the Zoo!

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Game On! Family Fun

June 20, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Arvin Branch Library, 201 Campus Drive
Arvin, CA 93203 United States

Are you ready to game? Enjoy family fun board games at the library for all ages.

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Game On! Family Fun

June 20, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Arvin Branch Library, 201 Campus Drive
Arvin, CA 93203 United States

Are you ready to game? Enjoy family fun board games at the library for all ages.

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Family Storytime

June 20, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Celebrate reading by enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, and fun for the whole family.?

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1:00 pm

A Wish Your Heart Makes

June 20, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tehachapi Branch Library, 1001 W. Tehachapi Blvd., Suite A - 400
Tehachapi, CA 93561 United States

Come and meet Disney Princesses Belle and Elsa for a special storytime with singing & dancing.

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2:00 pm

Crafternoon

June 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mojave Branch Library, 15555 O Street
Mojave, CA 93501 United States

Join us for a Crafternoon! Enjoy making crafts from around the world.

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Family Flix Before 6

June 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Arvin Branch Library, 201 Campus Drive
Arvin, CA 93203 United States

Enjoy watching a movie with your friends and family. Feature family film: "Ratatouille".

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Stuffed Animal – Pick Up

June 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mojave Branch Library, 15555 O Street
Mojave, CA 93501 United States

Pick up your stuffed animal and see what adventures they went on!

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Tales for Tails Summer Shelter Reading Program Orientation

June 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kern County Animal Services, 3951 Fruitvale Avenue
Bakersfield, United States

Join us at Kern County Animal Services 3951 Fruitvale Ave., Bakersfield, for Tales for Tails Summer Shelter Reading Program! Ages 7 - 12. Registration Required. Contact Info: BReyers@kerncounty.com - 661-868-7100, in partnership with the Beale Memorial Library

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Art 101

June 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wofford Heights Branch Library, 6400-B Wofford Blvd.
Wofford Heights, CA 93285 United States

Learn how to draw a figure to painting a landscape while expressing yourself through art methods.? ? ?

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Family Flix Before 6

June 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Arvin Branch Library, 201 Campus Drive
Arvin, CA 93203 United States

Enjoy watching a movie with your friends and family.????????

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2:30 pm

Scholar Club

June 20, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Shafter Branch Library, 236 James St. Suite No. 2
Shafter, CA 93263 United States

Participate in academically enriching activities like chess, mancala, and other games that incorporate math, literature, art and science.

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3:00 pm

Game On! Family Fun

June 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Taft Branch Library, 27 Cougar Court
Taft, CA 93268 United States

Are you ready to game? Enjoy family fun board games at the library for all ages.

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Kids Get Crafty

June 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Baker Branch Library, 1400 Baker Street
Bakersfield, CA 93305 United States

Join in on our unique craft projects and get creative! Materials will be provided. Don't miss out on the fun.

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Museum on the Move: Bakersfield Museum of Art

June 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wilson Branch Library, 1901 Wilson Road
Bakersfield, CA 93304 United States

Art Instructors from the Bakersfield Museum of Art will be leading an educational and entertaining art lesson.

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Wednesday Visitor: Omnipresent Puppet Theater

June 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ridgecrest Branch Library

Help us welcome a special visitor! Omnipresent Puppet Theater will be here, performing "Anansi's Rainbow".

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Wild Science Wednesdays: Water Glass Magic

June 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beale Memorial Library, 701 Truxtun Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301 United States

It's our Summer STEAM Series! Today we'll learn about surface tension and how you can tip a glass of water over but not spill ANYTHING!

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Kids Get Crafty

June 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Baker Branch Library, 1400 Baker Street
Bakersfield, CA 93305 United States

Attend monthly craft projects and get creative! Join us to create the craft of the month.???????????

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Game On! Family Fun

June 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Taft Branch Library, 27 Cougar Court
Taft, CA 93268 United States

Are you ready to game? Enjoy family fun board games at the library for all ages.

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3:30 pm

Chess Club

June 20, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Frazier Park Branch Library, 3732 Park Drive
Frazier Park, CA 93225 United States

Come play a game of chess at the library against your fellow neighbors and friends. Don't know how to play? No problem, we'll teach you!?

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Roaming Reptiles

June 20, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us for this exciting opportunity to learn about reptiles and see them up close!

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4:00 pm

Book Walk @ the Park

June 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Its field trip time! Join us as we read a story in the park and take a walk. Event Location: Delano Parks and Recreation

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Crafty Teens

June 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Shafter Branch Library, 236 James St. Suite No. 2
Shafter, CA 93263 United States

Crafty Teens can share their skills and can express themselves through craft! Creatively think and experiment with the materials provided.

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Family Storytime

June 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Buttonwillow Branch Library, 101 Main Street
Buttonwillow, CA 93206 United States

Family Storytime:Celebrate reading by enjoying stories, songs, rhymes, and fun for the whole family.

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LEGO Club Mania!

June 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wilson Branch Library, 1901 Wilson Road
Bakersfield, CA 93304 United States

It is a LEGO free-for-all! Join us in building LEGO creations. We will have LEGO ideas to help spark your creativity, or go wild. Build anything you can imagine!?

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Summer Storytime with David Couch

June 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Buttonwillow Branch Library, 101 Main Street
Buttonwillow, CA 93206 United States

Join us for Family Storytime with Supervisor David Couch. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet County Leaders, while enjoying new and classic summer stories.

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TAB: Teen Advisory Board

June 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wasco Branch Library, 1102 7th Street
Wasco, CA 93280 United States

Teens, grades 7-12, you are invited to chat about your favorite books and movies, play awesome games with friends, and make the library a great place. Help us plan events that spark teen interest.

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LEGO Club Mania!

June 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wilson Branch Library, 1901 Wilson Road
Bakersfield, CA 93304 United States

It is a LEGO free-for-all! Join us in building LEGO creations. We will have LEGO ideas to help spark your creativity, or go wild. Build anything you can imagine!? ?

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5:00 pm

Adults Get Crafty

June 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Beale Memorial Library, 701 Truxtun Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301 United States

Get Crafty: Enjoy an evening devoted to the joy of crafts and conversation. Create a new craft, work on on-going projects, or bring a craft from home.

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Game On! Family Fun

June 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lamont Branch Library, 8304 Segrue Road
Lamont, CA 93241 United States

Are you ready to game? Enjoy family fun board games at the library for all ages.

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Game On! Family Fun

June 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lamont Branch Library, 8304 Segrue Road
Lamont, CA 93241 United States

Are you ready to game? Enjoy family fun board games at the library for all ages.

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5:30 pm

Adult Book Talk

June 20, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Shafter Branch Library, 236 James St. Suite No. 2
Shafter, CA 93263 United States

Join us in an adult book discussion of a biography or autobiography of your choice.

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