MAD SCIENCE’S FIRE & ICE SHOW THIS THURSDAY, JUNE 22 AT 6:30PM

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Jun 202017
 

Flora Public Library

Angela Garrett, Summer Reading Program Coordinator

Phone 618-662-6553

angelag@florapubliclibrary.org

 

Mad Science and Reading with Robin will the next round of programs for Flora Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Robin Brooks, of US Bank, will be reading stories to children at 2:30 on Wednesday, June 21.

 

On Thursday, June 22 at 6:30 pm, Mad Science of St. Louis will be educating and entertaining area children with their “Fire and Ice” program. Using foggy dry ice storms, giant beach balls floating in air and magic “burp” potion, Mad Science will teach children about the science of chemical reactions, air pressure and the states of matter.

 

As always, programs at the library are free of charge and open to everyone. Reading with Robin is brought to us courtesy of the US Bank Community Outreach Program.  Mad Science is co-sponsored by the Flora Public Library and the Friends of the Flora Public Library.

AMAZING AMERICANS HISTORY SERIES COMING SOON TO LIBRARY

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Jun 012017
 

AMAZING AMERICANS HISTORY SERIES

          For the next six months, Flora Public Library, 216 North Main St., in Flora,  will be presenting a series of history programs called “The Amazing Americans History Series.” Six people will provide programs about prominent people from America’s past.  All programs are absolutely free and everyone is welcome to attend. 

The Amazing Americans History Series is made possible by
a generous donation from Cargill Cares.
 

THURSDAY, JUNE 15, AT 6:30 pm

DAVID WOLFE, APPEARING AS BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

 

TUESDAY, JULY 18, AT 6:30 pm

RICHARD GAREY, APPEARING AS MARK TWAIN

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 17, AT 6:30 pm

DAVID WOLFE, APPEARING AS GEORGE WASHINGTON

 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, AT 6:30 pm

LESLIE GODDARD, APPEARING AS AMELIA EARHART

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, AT 10:30 am

EDDIE PRICE – CHILDREN’S PROGRAM, FEATURING HIS CHILDREN’S BOOK, “LITTLE MISS GRUBBY TOES STEPS ON A BEE!”

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, AT 1:00 pm

EDDIE PRICE, AUTHOR OF “WIDDER’S LANDING: LIFE AND LOVE ON THE KENTUCKY FRONTIER,” SPEAKING ON THE WAR OF 1812, “1812: REMEMBER THE RAISIN!”

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2, AT 6:30 pm

STEVEN MCPHAIL APPEARING AS WILLIAM CLARK; SPEAKING ON THE LEWIS & CLARK EXPEDITION

 

CARES

“Read By Design” Summer Reading Program & Registration Begins Friday, May 19th

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May 092017
 

It’s Almost Summer Reading Time!!!

Flora Public Library’s “Read By Design” Summer Reading Program & registration begins, Friday, May 19th at 10:00am.

Kids and Adults alike can participate in this year’s summer reading program with the use of a valid Flora Public Library library card.  Registration forms will be made available on May 19th.

Please ask at circulation desk for more details or check the library’s official website  http://www.florapubliclibrary.org