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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 "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Voices & Votes Opening Celebration

9:00am - 1:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Local & State History Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Genealogy/Local History
Event Details:

Join us for a celebration of the opening of the Voices & Votes Exhibition today!

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Voices & Votes: Democracy in America

9:00am - 7:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Pate Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Genealogy/Local History
Event Details:

From July 18-September 2, the Smithsonian Exhibit Voices & Votes: Democracy in America will be in the Pate Room. Walk through to learn about American Democracy.

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.

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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

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 "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Genealogy 101

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Local & State History Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Genealogy/Local History
Event Details:

The Local & State Department will teach you how to get started with your own family history research! 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1365.

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

Summer Adventure Movie Matinee

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Spring Lake Community Library
Library Branch: Spring Lake Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (SPL)
Age Group: 6-11 Years, All Ages
Program Type: Culture & Entertainment, General Program
Event Details:

Join us for select Saturdays this summer for an action-adventure movie, popcorn and more. 

This week's feature is The Super Mario Bros. Movie (PG; 2023). 

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 Adventure Movie Matinee: Wonka

2:30pm - 5:00pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
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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. 

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 souvenir's. Ages 10-17. 

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.

Among Us Crewmate Scavenger Hunt

All Day
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Age Group: 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities, Self-Directed Activity
Event Details:

Help us find all ten (10) crewmates before the imposter! Locate them and return to the children's desk for a prize. Please leave the crewmates at their stations to complete their tasks. Thank you and good luck. 

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.

Make a Sweet Treat Art Challenge

All Day
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Self-Directed Activity
Event Details:

Choose between an ice cream cone or a popsicle and make your own sweet treat creation with crayons at the library or take it home and use your creative supplies! 

Please return to the library by August 30. 

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 "All Ages" group.

Summer Adventure Movie Matinee

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Spring Lake Community Library
Library Branch: Spring Lake Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (SPL)
Age Group: 6-11 Years, All Ages
Program Type: Culture & Entertainment, General Program
Event Details:

Join us for select Saturdays this summer for an action-adventure movie, popcorn and more. 

This week's feature is Minions: The Rise of Gru (PG; 2022). 

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.

Family Movie Matinee: Elemental

11:00am - 12:45pm
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:

Bring your blanket and enjoy this movie adventure. 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 "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 "15-18 Years" group.
This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

End of Summer Field Day

10:00am - 12:00pm
West Regional Library
Library Branch: West Regional Library
Age Group: 0-5 Years, 6-11 Years, 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years, 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities, Sensory Program
Event Details:

Every summer has its own story, but the end brings a new chapter. 

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 "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Cumberland County Public Forum: Digital Inclusion Plan

10:00am - 2:30pm
Bordeaux Community Library
Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Event Details:

The public is invited to attend this event and have an informal discussion/presentation about digital inclusion.