Meeting Room - Maze Branch

TARDIS Art Night

Come watch the Dr. Who episode "Vincent and the Doctor," and make your very own TARDIS artwork using watercolor, colored pencil, or crayons. Afterward, we'll put your TARDIS masterpiece on display at the Maze Branch! Supplies provided. Best for ages 13+

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Finding Beauty

Discover beauty and art in your neighborhood! Antonia Ruppert, June's aMAZEing Artist, will lead us on a walk around Maze and instruct us on how to turn that inspiration into art. Bring your smartphone/digital camera and imagination to this creative, hands on workshop. For families.

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Maze Minute Challenge

3 golf balls must be stacked on top of each other and stay in place for 3 seconds. The catch? You've got just one minute to do it! Join us as we apply scientific methods and engineering principles to help deconstruct even the toughest of games. Ages 8+. Register beginning July 2.

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Adult Improv Workshop

Looking for a way to let your inner comedian run free? Want to improve your quick-thinking skills? Join us for a night of spontaneous comedy. All skill levels welcome. Warning: hilarity will ensue...

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Adult Improv Workshop

Looking for a way to let your inner comedian run free? Want to improve your quick-thinking skills? Join us for a night of spontaneous comedy. All skill levels welcome. Warning: hilarity will ensue...

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The Book vs. The Movie Debate: Part Deux

Let your voice be heard at the second installment of our friendly book/film debate. This time we'll discuss which was better: the book or the movie of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire." - BONUS - We will also talk about the upcoming film adaptation of John Green's "The Fault In Our Stars," and will be giving away two tickets to the premiere! Copies of both books and the movie will be available for checkout at the Maze Branch Library one month prior to the event. Best for ages 13+.

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Busy Brains Exhibition

Keep those brains busy this summer! Through a variety of exhibit stations, learn about the principles of rotation, flight, gravity, construction, air/water pressure, and excavation. Best for ages 5+.

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T.O.: "The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp" Book Discussion & Terrarium Make

Raccoon brothers Bingo and J'miah are the eyes and the ears of the Sugar Man Swamp. Unfortunately, catastrophic news is afoot! World-class alligator wrestler Jaeger Stitch wants to drain the swamp and turn it into the Alligator World Wrestling Arena and Theme Park. When the raccoon brothers team up with twelve-year-old Chap Brayburn, the struggle begins to save the swamp, and all of the other animals that call it home. Join us for a discussion of this imaginative book, with a terrarium craft to follow. For kids going into 4th, 5th, or 6th grade.

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T.O.: Flora and Ulysses Book Discussion & Journal-Making Craft

Comic book-obsessed, self-defined cynic Flora Belle Buckman's life is forever changed after rescuing a squirrel from a vacuum cleaner. However, this rodent turns out to be far from typical--he begins to exhibit astonishing feats of flying and strength, and has a gift for writing poetry as well! Join us for a discussion of this 2014 Newbery Medal winner, with a journal-making craft to follow. For kids going into 4th, 5th, or 6th grade.

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T.O.: "Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library" Book Discussion & Scavenger Hunt

Twelve-year-old Kyle and a group of students are chosen for an overnight lock-in at the town's new library. Designed by famous game designer Luigi Lemoncello, the library is packed with interactive learning consoles and state of the art materials. A night of fun is almost guaranteed. Come morning though, the adventure gets real--just like a board game, they must figure out clues and solve puzzles in order to escape! Join us for a discussion of this exciting book, with a library scavenger hunt to follow. For kids going into 4th, 5th, or 6th grade.

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