Special Events

Special events for children will resume in fall/winter 2014 after construction for the children’s library expansion has been completed. Thank you for your patience as we grow.

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Saturday, 7th Feb
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Learn how to make your own beauty products from scratch and pamper yourself.
 
Friday, 13th Feb
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
If you want to build a snowman and you love to let it go, join us for a fun party based on the popular movie Frozen. Play games, enjoy a sing-along and make a craft to take home. Stay for a movie after the party, beginning at 3:00.
 
Saturday, 7th Mar
10:00 am
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Technology Center Classroom
3-D printing
 
Monday, 16th Mar
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Storytime Room
Join us for active circle games that make kids run, jump and laugh together.
 
Wednesday, 18th Mar
11:00 am
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30 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Storytime Room
Enjoy simple yoga poses with your child, as well as stories relating to those poses. Love doing downward-facing dog pose? We might just read a story about a dog and relax together while doing yoga. Recommended for preschool age children and their caregiver.
 
Thursday, 19th Mar
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Storytime Room
Kids interested in extreme weather will want to learn some cool facts, watch a video, play a game and create something to take home.
 
Saturday, 4th Apr
10:00 am
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg and Stephen Locke will be presenting their book, Chasing Weather: Tornadoes, Tempests, and Thunderous Skies in Word and Image.
 
Thursday, 16th Apr
1:30 pm
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1 hour, 45 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Join us for wonderful stories acted out by puppets created by K-State students. Directed by Prof. Sally Bailey.
 
Friday, 17th Apr
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Storytime Room
Learn more about robots and robotics, watch a demonstration and create something fun.