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LATEST NEWS FROM THE LIBRARY

Bedtime Books for Summer Nights

by Grace Benedick, Children’s Librarian

As a child, I loved the long summer days and the warm summer nights, but if there was one thing I really hated about summer, it was bedtime. I think we can all remember the childhood trial of try…

July is Family Reunion Month

by Alphild Dick, Adult Services Librarian

Every summer, usually at the beginning of July, my…

What’s Happening, Manhattan?

by Judi Nechols, Adult Services Librarian

The long, hot, dog days of summer are upon us. It’s tempting to just sit around, but there are too many things happening in and around town to relax! Some of the fun events coming up in Man…

Exploring the Great Outdoors

by Danielle Schapaugh, Public Relations Coordinator

“Keep close to Nature…

Space Exploration Day Celebration

by Amber Keck, Children’s Librarian

July 20th may not be an official holiday, but in the…

Today
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Monday, 28th Jul
5:30 pm
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2 hours
Location: Manhattan Public Library – Groesbeck Meeting Room
To conduct our bi-monthly club meeting where members and guests practice their public speaking skills and refine their leadership techniques.
 
Tomorrow
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Wednesday, 30th Jul
10:00 am
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Location: Manhattan Public Library – Off-Site
The June storytime series may be over, but the July series is just beginning! Join us at Bluestem Bistro, located at 1219 Moro in Manhattan on Wednesdays in July. We will be reading stories about colors and enjoying the beautiful summer weather out on the patio. There is no registration required and this is a free storytime series. A big thanks goes out to the Bluestem Bistro staff for hosting us!
 
Thursday, 31st Jul
10:45 am
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Location: Manhattan Public Library – Technology Center Classroom
educational
 
2:00 pm
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Location: Manhattan Public Library – Groesbeck Meeting Room + Friends’ Room
Put some fizz into your hot summer! We will have activity stations for kids K-6th grade to be scientists with us. Visiting all the stations will take about 30 minutes. Feel free to come at any time between 2:00 and 3:30 to participate in the activities.
 
Saturday, 2nd Aug
10:00 am
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Location: Manhattan Public Library – Groesbeck Meeting Room
breastfeeding group
 
midday
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Teach proper babywearing