Special Events

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Wednesday, 28th Sep
11:00 am
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45 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Tami Borck Storytime Room
Does your preschooler love to dance? Children can listen to wonderful dancing stories, then dance away to exciting music with scarves and shaker instruments.=0D=0A
 
Thursday, 29th Sep
4:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Technology Center Classroom
Minecrafters unite! Take a turn playing Minecraft as a group in the library's technology classroom.
 
Wednesday, 5th Oct
10:00 am
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2 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library
Come and go event. Bring your children anytime between 10 and 12 to do a self-guided "Story Walk." At the starting point, families can read the first page of the book "Corduroy." Follow the map to find the next pages as you take a walk around the Children's Room.
 
Saturday, 8th Oct
10:00 am
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5 hours
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
A day of Star Wars celebration! Activities include crafts for all ages, a film screening at noon, and a costume contest. Please register below to enter the costume contest. No registration is required to attend the event.
 
Monday, 17th Oct
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Tami Borck Storytime Room
Games and activities inspired by the "Captain Underpants" books by Dav Pilkey, more details coming soon.
 
Friday, 21st Oct
2:00 pm
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Games and activities inspired by the "Rainbow Magic" books by Daisy Meadows. Make a fairy wand and try to stop the goblins from halting your mission.
 
Monday, 31st Oct
9:30 am
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Celebrate Halloween with us at the library! Hear some not-so-spooky stories and rhymes. Come dressed in costume if you'd like. Suggested for children ages 2 and up.
 
11:00 am
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30 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Celebrate Halloween with us at the library! Hear some not-so-spooky stories and rhymes. Come dressed in costume if you'd like. Suggested for children ages 2 and up.
 
Tuesday, 22nd Nov
10:00 am
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1 hour
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Tami Borck Storytime Room
Games and activities about the wild west, cowgirls, and cowboys. More details coming soon.
 
Tuesday, 6th Dec
1:30 pm
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45 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
K-State students of Prof. Sally Bailey will perform several short children's stories using many original, handmade puppets. After the show, children are invited to meet the puppets and puppeteers. Suggested for ages 3 & up.
 
Tuesday, 13th Dec
6:30 pm
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30 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Christmas Storytime, more details soon.
 
Wednesday, 14th Dec
9:30 am
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30 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Christmas Storytime, more details soon.
 
11:00 am
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30 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Auditorium
Christmas Storytime, more details soon.
 
Tuesday, 20th Dec
11:00 am
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30 minutes
Location:Manhattan Public Library at Tami Borck Storytime Room
Stories and activities about snow, more details soon.