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2014

Preschool Story Time

November 11/12

"Kevin Henkes Day"

preschool story time- kevin henkes day  preschool story time- keving henkes day

preschool story time- kevin henkes day  preschool story time- kevin henkes day

preschool story time- kevin henkes day  preschool story time- kevin henkes day

 

Family Fun Event

Fox & Branch

November 1, 2014

fox & branch duo

fox and branch duo

fox & branch  fox & branch

fox & branch  fox & branch

fox & branch  fox & branch

fox & branch

fox & branch

fox & branch

fox & branch

 

 

 

 

Preschool Story Time

Halloween Party

October 28/29, 2014

halloween party    halloween party halloween party

halloween party halloween party

halloween party  halloween partyhalloween party  halloween party

halloween party  halloween party

halloween party  halloween party

halloween party  halloween party

halloween party  halloween party

halloween party  halloween party

 

PIC (Projects Ideas for Crafting) Children

Watercolor leaf bookmark

October 28, 2014

pic watercolor pic watercolor

  pic watercolor   pic watercolor

pic watercolor  pic watercolor

pic watercolor  pic watercolor

pic watercolor  pic watercolor

pic watercolor

 

Preschool Story Time

"Trashy Town"

October 21/22, 2014

preschool story time trashy town  preschool story time trashy town

preschool story time trashy town preschool story time trashy town

preschool story time trashy town

 

PIC (Project Ideas for Crafting) for Children

Watercolor with Miss Janeen

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Library staff for PIC pic watercolor

pic watercolor pic watercolor

pic watercolor  pic watercolor

pic watercolor pic watercolor

 

Star Wars Read Day

October 11, 2014

star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day 

star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day star wars read day

star wars read day  star wars read day

star wars read day 

 

P.I.C. (Project Ideas for Crafting)

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Finger Crocheting

p.i.c. projects Ideas for Crafting finger crochet  project ideas for crafting finger crochet  pic project ideas for crafting finger crochet

project ideas for crafting finger crochet  project ideas for crafting finger crochet  project ideas for crafting finger crochet project ideas for crafting finger crochet  project ideas for crafting finger crochet

 

Family Fun Event

Game Day

October 4, 2014

game day  game day  game day

game day  game day

game day  game day

game day  game day  game day

game day game day

game day  game day

game day  game day

Preschool Story Time

"Mo Willems" Knuffle Bunny

September 30/October 1, 2014

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knuffle bunny  preschool story time:  knuffle bunny

 

preschool story time knuffle bunny

 

Pre-klub

September 26, 2014

Magnets

prek klub magnets  prek klub magnets 

pre-k klub magnets  pre-k klub magnets

pre-k klub magnets  pre-k klub magnets  pre-k klub magnets

pre-k klub magnets  pre-k klub magnets  pre-k klub magnets

 

Magic Tree House Party

Monday, September 15, 2014

magic tree house party  magic tree house party  magic tree house party  magic tree house party  magic tree house party  magic tree house party  magic tree house party

magic tree house party

magic tree house party magic tree house party

magic tree house party

magic tree house party

magic tree house party

magic tree house party  magic tree house party

  magic tree house party  magic tree house party

magic tree house party  magic tree house party

magic tee house party

magic tree house party  magic tree house party  magic tree house party  magic tree house party

magic tree house party  magic tree house party

magic tree house party magic tree house party

magic tree house party magic tree house party'

magic tree house party  magic tree house party

magic tree house party  magic tree house party

magic tree house party

Getting the "Dirt" on Dirt

August 6, 2014

dirt

 

dirt program

dirt program

dirt program

dirt program

Fizz, Boom, Read SLP

Closing Party

July 31

 

closing party

closing party

closing party  closing party

closing party 

  closing party

closing party

closing party

Colorless liquids

closing party  closing party

Combine to make yellow

closing party

closing party

It turned blue!

CLOSING PARTY

CLOSING PARTY

Color change!

closing party closing party

closing party 

closing party  closing party

Even Mrs. Foster gets squirted with blue liquid, when it dried it disappeared!

closing party  closing party closing party

closing party 

closing party

There she blows!

closing party

closing party

closing party

Boy, did it grow!

closing party

closing party  closing party

  closing party  closing party

closing party  closing party

closing party  closing party

closing party  closing party

closing party  closing party

closing party 

closing party  closing party

closing party

closing party

closing party  closing party

Shannon Schultz, director                                Splash Pad receiving check from the SLP

 

closing party 

The Portage Food Pantry receiving their donation from SLP

closing party

The Columbia Couonty Humane Society receiving their donation from SLP

closing party  closing party

 

Teen SLP Closing Party

Mad Scientist Party

July 30, 2014

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

 

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

 

  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY 

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY PIZZA  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY 

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

MAD SCIENTIST PARTY  MAD SCIENTIST PARTY

The theme of our SLP

 


Young Volunteers helping out at the library

July 22, 2014

 

volunteers weeding  volunteers weeding

volunteers helping to get ready for book sale

SLP Reading Lab

July 14, 2014

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

  reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reding lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab  reading lab

reading lab

 

SLP Arty Party:  Science & Art

With Anne Horjus

July 10, 2014

arty party: science and art

arty party:  science and art

arty party:  science and art

arty party:  science and art

arty party:  science & art

arty party:  science & art

 

SLP Preschool Story Time

Wednesday WOW!

"Music Mania"

July 9, 2014

preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time: music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

preschool story time:  music mania  preschool story time:  music mania

 

SLP Teen Game Night

July 8, 2014

teen game night teen game night

teen game night teen game night

teen game night  teen game night

 

SLP Book Buddies

July 7, 2014

summer library program:   book buddies   book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies   book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies  book buddies 

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies

 

SLP Preschool Story Time

July 2, 2014

"Ship Shape"

 

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preschool story time: ship shape  preschool story time: ship shape

preschool story time:  ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape

preschool story time:  ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape

preschool story time:  ship shape 

preschool story time:  ship shape

preschool story time:  ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape 

preschool story time:  ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape 

preschool story time:  ship shape 

preschool story time:  ship shape 

preschool story time: ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape 

  preschool story time:  ship shape  kpreschool story time:  ship shape 

preschool story time:  ship shape  preschool story time:  ship shape

 

 

SLP Book Buddies

June 30, 2014

 

book buddies book buddies

 

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies 

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies 

book buddies

book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

SLP Preschool Story Time

"In the Treetops"

June 24, 2014

 

in the treetops  preschool story time in the treetops

in the treetops preschool story time  in the treetops preschool story time

in the treetops preschool story time

in the treetops preschool story time  in the treetops preschool story time

in the treetops preschool story time  in the treetops preschool story time

in the treetops preschool story time  in the treetop preschool story time

in the treetops preschool story time  in the treetops preschool story time

 

Greg Peck Book Talk & Signing

greg peck book talk and signing

 

 

SLP Book Buddies

June 16 & 23, 2014

book buddies   book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies  book buddies

book buddies   book buddies

 

SLP Kids in the Kitchen:  Science & Food

June 20, 2014

kids in the kitchen kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen 

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

Making ice cream!

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen 

kids in the kitchen

ice cream!

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen  kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

kids in the kitchen

 

Preschool Summer Library Program

Wednesday WOW!

June 18, 2014

"Weather"

weather Wednesday Wow

weather preschool story time  preschool story time weather

preschool story time weather  preschool story time:  weather  preschool story time:  weather

preschool story time:  weather preschool story time:  weather

preschool story time:  weather  preschool story time: weather

preschool story time:  weatehr  preschool story time:  weather

preschool story time:  weather  preschool story time:  weather

preschool story time:  weather  preschool story time:  weather

preschool story time:  weather  preschool story time:  weather

 

preschool story time:  weather 

preschool story time:  weather

Bubble time!!

preschool story time:  weather  preschool story time:  weather

preschool story time:  weather  preschool story time:  weather

preschool story time:  weather

Our teen volunteers help by blowing bubbles for the preschoolers.

SLP Teen Program

"Chocolate Olympics"

June 17, 2014

chocolate olympics chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics  chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics  choclate olympics

chocolate olympics  chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics  chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics  chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics  chocolate olympics

chocolate olympics 

chocolate olympics

 

 

Community Table Program

community table  community table

Volunteers for the Community Table Free Lunch Program (For people 18 yrs & under) at the library.

Preschool Summer Library Program

Wednesday WOW!

Making Sense!

June 11, 2014

preschool summer library program making sense

preschool story time making sense

Our teen volunteers for the Summer Library Program

preschool summer library program making sense 

preschool summer library program making sense 

preschool summer library program fizz boom read

preschool summer library program making sense 

Teen Volunteers

preschool summer library program making sense 

preschool summer library program making sense

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preschool summer library program making sense  preschool summer library program making sense

preschool summer library program making sense 

preschool summer library program making sense

PRESCHOOL SUMMER LIBRARY PROGRAM MAKING SENSE

preschool summer library program:  making sense preschool summer library program:  making sense

 

Book Party:  Where the Wild Things Are

Celebrating Children's Book Week

Monday, May 12

where the wild things are book party  where the wild things are book party

where the wild things are book party

 

where the wild things are book party

where the wild things are

where the wild things are book party  where the wild things are book party

where the wild things are book party

 

where the wild things are book party

where the wild things are book party

Garden Party

Saturday, May 3

garden party

garden party  garden party

garden party  garden party

garden party 

garden party  garden party

Garden Party- Flowers

garden party flowers  garden party flowers

garden party flowers

  garden party flowers  garden party flowers

garden party flowers 

garden party flowers  garden party flowers

garden party flowers 

garden party flowers

garden party flowers  garden party flowers

garden party flowers 

 

garden party flowers

garden party flowers

garden party flowers 

garden party flowers 

garden party flowers

garden party flowers

 

Vegetable & Herb Beds:  Master Gardeners & UW-Extension

vegetable & Herb beds  vegetable & herb beds

vegtable & herb bed  vegetable & herb beds

vegetable & herb beds  vegetable & herb bed

vegetable & herb beds

 

Pre-K Klub

Friday, April 25, 2014

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PRE-K KLUB APRIL 25, 2014

PRE-K KLUB APRIL 24, 2014

PRE-K KLUB APRIL 25, 2014

PRE-K KLUB APRIL 25, 2014  PRE-K KLUB APRIL 24, 2014

PRE-K KLUB APRIL 25, 2014 

PRE-K KLUB APRIL 25, 2014 

PRE-K KLUB APRIL 24, 2014

PRE-K KLUB APRIL 24, 2014

 

Preschool Story Time

After Sleepover Party, Slideshow and picking up the bears

April 23, 2014

Teddy bear sleepover

after teddy bear sleepover

after teddy bear sleepover 

after teddy bear sleepover

after teddy bear sleepover

after teddy bear sleepover

after teddy bear sleepover

after teddy bear sleepover

 

Preschool Story Time

April 15 & 16

"Community Helpers"

preschool story time:  community helpers  preschool story time:  community helpers

                                                                                                                                                                                    Guest Reader:  Tami Carlson, Zumba Instructor

preschool story time:  community helpers  preschool story time:  community helpers

preschool story time community helpers

Guest Reader:  Mayor Bill Tierney

preschool story time community helpers 

 

preschool story time:  community helpers

preschool story time:  community helpers  preschool story time:  community helpers

Guest Reader:  Sue Conner, Director of Technology, Portage Schools

preschool story time:  community helpers  preschool story time:  community helpers

 Guest Reader: Columbia County Detective, Dan Garrigan                                                                                                                           

preschool story time:  community helpers  preschool story time:  community helpers

                                                                                                                                                                   Guest Reader:   Judge Dan George

preschool story time:  community helpers

preschool story time community helpers

preschool story time community helpers  

Guest Reader:  Carol LaVigne, Edgewater Greenhouse

   preschool story time community helpers

  Guest Reader:  Liz Bellmore

preschool story time community helpers

Preschool story time group with guest readers, Liz Bellmore and Carol LaVigne

preschool story time community helpers

Jon Yaskal, EMT/Paramedic

preschool story time community helpers  preschool story time community helpers

Guest Reader:  Jon Yaskal

preschool story time community helpers

Guest Reader:  Myrna Hooper, Hair Sensations

preschool story time community helpers  preschool story time community helpers  preschool story time community helpers

Guest Reader:  Dan Cremer, Director of Portage Park & Recreation

preschool story time community helpers

 

Preschool Story Time

April 8 & 9, 2014

Chicka, Chicka, Boom, Boom

chicka, chicka, boom, boom story time  chicka, chicka, boom, boom story time

chicka, chicka, boom, boom story time  chicka, chicka, boom, boom story time

chicka, chicka, boom boom story time  chicka, chicka, boom boom story time

chicka, chicka, boom, boom story time

 

FamilyFunEvent

April 5, 2014

"Blast Into Spring"

With Kyle Homan

blast into spring   blast into spring

blast into spring  blast into spring

blast into spring  blast into spring

blast inito spring  blast into spring

blast into spring  blast into spring

blast into spring  blast into spring

blast into spring  blast into spring

blast into spring   blast into spring

 

blast into spring  blast into spring

blast into spring  blast into spring 

blast into spring  blast into spring

blast into spring  blast into spring

 

 

 

Pre-K Klub

March 28, 2014

   pre-k klub march  pre-k klub march

pre-k klub  march  pre-k klub march

pre-k klub march  pre-k klub

 

The Healing Power of Humor

 March 27, 2014

Portage Public Library

the healing power of humor  the healing power of humor

the healing power of humor

 

Preschool Story Time

March 25/26, 2014

"Backwards Day"

  backwards day  backwards day  backwardss day  backwards day  backwards day   backwards day  backwards day  backwards day  backwards day  backwards day 

backwards day      backwards day

backwards day  backwards day

backwards day  backwards day

backwards day  backwards day

backwards day  backwards day

backwards day  backwards day

backwards day

 

Eat Well, Columbia County!: Homemade Skillet Cooking

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Eat Well, Columbia County!: Homemade Skillet Cooking

Eat Well, Columbia County!: Homemade Skillet Cooking  Eat Well, Columbia County!: Homemade Skillet Cooking

Eat Well, Columbia County!: Homemade Skillet Cooking

FamilyFunEvent:  Winter Hike

family fun event winter hike

family fun event winter hike   family fun event:  winter hike

family fun event:  winter hike  family fun event:  winter hike

familiy fun event:  winter hike  family fun event:  winter hike   

 

  family fun event:  winter hike  family fun event:  winter hike

family fun event:  winter hike  family fun event:  winter hike

  family fun event:  winter hike

family fun event:  winter hike  family fun event:  winter hike

family fun event:  winter hike  family fun event:  winter hike

 

 

Winter Wellness

Yoga for Everyone

Thursday, February 27, 2014

With Peggy Nelson

Peggy Nelson  chair yoga

Peggy Nelson

chair yoga  chair yoga

Doing some poses and movements

 

Preschool Story Time

"Monkey Mayhem"

February 25/26

MONKEY MAYHEM  MONKEY MAYHEM

MONKEY MAYHEM MONKEY MAYHEM

MONKEY MAYHEM  MONKEY MAYHEM

MONKEY MAYHEM  MONKEY MAYHEM

MONKEY MAYHEM

 

Eat Well, Columbia County Kids!

After School Program

February 24, 2014

eat well columbia conty kids   eat well columbia county kids

eat well columbia county kids  eat well columbia county kids

eat well columbia county kids eat well columbia county kids

eat well columbia county kids 

 

Eat Well, Columbia County Kids!

After School Program

February 3, 2014

eat well columbia county kids afterschool program

eat well, columbia county kids, after school program

eat well columbia county kids after school program  eat well columbia county after school program

eat well columbia county kids after school program  eat well columbia county kids after school program  eat well columbia county kids after school program

eat well columbia county kids after school program  eat well columbia county kids after school program

 

FamilyFunEvent:  Valentine Party

February 1, 2014

family fun event valentine part  family fun event valentine party  family fun event valentine party

family fun event valentine party  family fun event valentine party

family fun event valentine party  family fun event valentine party

family fun event valentine party  family fun event valentine party

family fun event valentine party  family fun event valentine party

family fun event valentine party  family fun event valentine party  family fun event valentine party  family fun event valentine party

family fun event valentine party

 

Preschool Story Time

January 21/22, 2014

"It's About Time"

 

it's about time preschool story time

preschool story time it's about time

Eat Well, Columbia County!

After School Program

Grades 1-5

Jan. 20,2014

Get Moving!

eat well columbia county after school program

 

eat well columbia county after school program  eat well columbia county after school program  eat well, columbia county afterschool program

 

 

Family Fun Event

Breakfast@ the Library

January 4, 2014

breakfast at the Library

breakfast at the library   breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library

breakfast at the library   breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library

breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library

breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library

breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library  breakfast at the library