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Summer Reading Special Programs

 

Animal Architects
Animal Tales
Monday, June 19 @ 3:00 PM

Architecture. Design. Excavating. Construction.  All are performed on a regular basis in nature.  Animal Architects will feature a variety of exotic animals from across the globe that utilize very unique abilities to build and construct as part of survival in the wild.  Be prepared to get up-close and personal learning about these very constructive critters.

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mark Fix It With Magic
The Mark Wood Fun Show
Thursday, June 29 @ 4:00 PM

The 40-minute show is full of magic, comedy, juggling and lots of audience participation. This exciting program is great for all ages!  The 2017 show, “Fix It With Magic” promotes the real importance of reading and is perfect for the collaborative theme of Build A Better World.  In this year’s presentation, Mark Wood portrays a magical construction worker who promotes the importance of reading as part of building a better self.

Monkey See, Monkey Do
Madcap Puppets
Saturday, July 8 @ 11:00 AM

There’s no business like monkey business! Max and Vinnie are expert zookeepers, but keeping the rascally monkeys from getting into trouble is easier said than done. When Mr. Cleaver, the zoo manager, decides to send one of the monkeys to another zoo, it’s time for their great escape! Go with the monkeys as they explore new exhibits at the zoo. Each one is a backdrop for exciting stories from around the world.
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wow WOW Science Demonstration
Science Matters in Kentucky
Friday, July 14 @ 1:00 PM

Science Matters assemblies are interactive and fun (and sometime explosive)! Assemblies are designed for 40 or more audience members, who serve as volunteers to help with the demonstrations. The assemblies help bring science to life with great experiments like Genie in the Bottle, the Corn Starch Silo Explosion, Boo Bubbles, and so many more.  During the demonstration, participants will be mesmerized while learning about scientific method and exercising their scientific reasoning skills. Science Matters teaches that “science and fun are one!”

Conservation Clubhouse Critters Program

Inter-County Energy
Monday, July 24 @ 10:00am

Inter-County Energy’s Conservation Clubhouse program, better known to others as the “Critter Program” with biologist, Chris Carpenter, will make an appearance.  During the 45 – 60 minutes program, Carpenter will talk with participants about animals that are native to Kentucky, and he will also allow hands on with the critters.

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