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Wonderland Escape Room

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bordeaux Community Library
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Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years, 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

You're following the White Rabbit, but he gets ahead of you and you lose his trail! Use the clues to find out which door he went through. 

This program has multiple sessions. Please only register for your preferred time. 

This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Epic Escapes: Virtual National Park Tours

10:45am - 12:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Story Time Area (HQU)
Age Group: 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years, All Ages
Program Type: Culture & Entertainment, STEM/STEAM
Event Details:

Join us for on an epic adventure as we virtually tour some of America’s famous national parks with Wilderness Inquiry. Come on all of our adventures and you can collect some unique souvenirs. Ages 10-17. 

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Bubble Wonders

9:30am - 10:15am
West Regional Library
Library Branch: West Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (WRL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Experience the Magic of Bubble Wonders, a captivating blend of science, art and inspiration that guarantees 100% fun! Geoff Akins-Hannah, the master bubbleologist, will amaze you with his incredible tricks using ordinary soap bubbles.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Bubble Wonders

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (CLF)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Experience the Magic of Bubble Wonders, a captivating blend of science, art and inspiration that guarantees 100% fun! Geoff Akins-Hannah, the master bubbleologist, will amaze you with his incredible tricks using ordinary soap bubbles.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Bubble Wonders

4:30pm - 5:15pm
Hope Mills Community Library
Library Branch: Hope Mills Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (HPM)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Experience the Magic of Bubble Wonders, a captivating blend of science, art and inspiration that guarantees 100% fun! Geoff Akins-Hannah, the master bubbleologist, will amaze you with his incredible tricks using ordinary soap bubbles.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Teen Program: Escape the Alien Planet

5:00pm - 6:00pm
North Regional Library
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: Games & Activities
Event Details:

In this Sci-Fi Escape Room for teens, you are stranded on an uninhabitable alien planet.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Bubble Wonders

10:00am - 10:45am
Spring Lake Community Library
Library Branch: Spring Lake Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (SPL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Experience the Magic of Bubble Wonders, a captivating blend of science, art and inspiration that guarantees 100% fun! Geoff Akins-Hannah, the master bubbleologist, will amaze you with his incredible tricks using ordinary soap bubbles.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Bubble Wonders

2:00pm - 2:45pm
North Regional Library
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Experience the Magic of Bubble Wonders, a captivating blend of science, art and inspiration that guarantees 100% fun! Geoff Akins-Hannah, the master bubbleologist, will amaze you with his incredible tricks using ordinary soap bubbles.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.

Tween Skills: Adventure Cupcakes

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (CLF)
Age Group: 12-14 Years
Program Type: General Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:

Trying to make some snacks for a group of friends with only $25? We invite tweens & teens (ages 10-14) to learn how to budget as we make snacks to eat together. 

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Wonderful World of Teen Art

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hope Mills Community Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Hope Mills Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (HPM)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:

Join us as we explore the wonderful world of art! Supplies will be provided. 

Registration is required by calling (910) 483-7727 ext. 1425 or registering online.
 

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Bubble Wonders

9:30am - 10:15am
East Regional Library
Library Branch: East Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (ERL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Experience the Magic of Bubble Wonders, a captivating blend of science, art and inspiration that guarantees 100% fun! Geoff Akins-Hannah, the master bubbleologist, will amaze you with his incredible tricks using ordinary soap bubbles.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Bubble Wonders

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Children's Area (HQU)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Experience the Magic of Bubble Wonders, a captivating blend of science, art and inspiration that guarantees 100% fun! Geoff Akins-Hannah, the master bubbleologist, will amaze you with his incredible tricks using ordinary soap bubbles.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.

Get Creative with LEGOs

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Spring Lake Community Library
Library Branch: Spring Lake Community Library
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years
Program Type: Self-Directed Activity
Event Details:

This program is a LEGO free play. Bring the whole family. We will have LEGOs, MEGA BLOKS and DUPLOs so everyone can play. 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1459.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Bubble Wonders

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bordeaux Community Library
Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Experience the Magic of Bubble Wonders, a captivating blend of science, art and inspiration that guarantees 100% fun! Geoff Akins-Hannah, the master bubbleologist, will amaze you with his incredible tricks using ordinary soap bubbles.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.

Read Around the Genres: Book Scavenger

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Story Time Room (CLF)
Age Group: 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

Do you have a favorite book genre or are you still searching for the one for you? We invite young reader explorers (ages 8-13) to join us every month for various book discussions and adventuring different genres. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Tabletop Tuesdays: Game Master's Choice

4:00pm - 6:00pm
West Regional Library
Library Branch: West Regional Library
Room: Teen Room (WRL)
Age Group: 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: Games & Activities
Event Details:

SORRY, your average board games won't have a Monopoly on this Tabletop Tuesday! Our Really Loud Librarians are Unmatched at bringing you experiences that will make you Happy Little Dinosaurs.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.

Detective Dress Up Social

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (CLF)
Age Group: 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:

Case closed! Or is it? 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.
This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.

My Forever Friend: Story Time with Antoinette Forte

11:00am - 12:00pm
West Regional Library
Library Branch: West Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (WRL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years
Program Type: Author Visit, Story Time
Event Details:

Join us as we listen to author Antoinette Forte read her book My Forever Friend for a special story time. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Family Movie Matinee: The Super Mario Bros. Movie

11:00am - 12:45pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (CLF)
Age Group: 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: General Program
Event Details:

Bring your blanket and enjoy The Super Mario Bros. Movie (PG; 2023). Snacks will be provided or you can bring your own. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

D&D One-Shot Special! Wolves of Welton

1:00pm - 5:30pm
Hope Mills Community Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hope Mills Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (HPM)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:

Join us for an exciting 5E adventure that will be finished in one session! Premade characters, dice and other materials will be provided. 

Registration is required by calling (910) 483-7727 ext. 1425 or registering online.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Teen Movie: Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom 🧜‍♂️

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (CLF)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: General Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:

After failing to defeat Aquaman the first time, Black Manta wields the power of the mythic Black Trident to unleash an ancient and malevolent force.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Wonderland Meets Gotham: Bat Family Trivia

4:15pm - 5:15pm
Bordeaux Community Library
Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: Culture & Entertainment, Games & Activities
Event Details:

There are many characters in the DC Universe inspired by Wonderland's residents. Test your knowledge of these villains and more! 

Snacks will be provided. 

This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Family Adventure Movie Matinee: Wonka

2:30pm - 5:00pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Story Time Room (CLF)
Age Group: 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: Culture & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:

We invite you to immerse yourself in an adventure movie. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.
This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Adventure Back to Hogwarts: Harry Potter Trivia

3:00pm - 5:00pm
East Regional Library
Library Branch: East Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (ERL)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years, 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities
Event Details:

Think you know everything about the Harry Potter universe? Test your knowledge against others at our trivia competition. There will be Harry Potter themed prizes for winners. All ages are welcome.