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Tails & Tales Story and Craft
Jul 19 – Jul 24 all-day

This week, visit the library to pick up a book about local animals and grab a take-and-make craft to create a ripped paper owl. For kids in preschool through early elementary school.

StoryWalk(R) on Kirkland Trails
Jul 20 – Aug 8 all-day

Visit the StoryWalk(R) on Kirkland Trails! Read a picture book and enjoy nature. One story begins at Dugway Road in Clinton and another (organized by the Waterville Public Library) starts at Route 315 in Deansboro. Click here to get directions and read more about the trail.

Tails & Tales Story and Craft
Jul 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Join us under the tent on our front lawn to hear a story about mythical animals and make dragon eggs. For kids in preschool and early elementary school. Pre-registration is required; call 315-853-2038 or e-mail clinton@midyork.org.

A take-and-make version is available after the program, while supplies last.

34 Fun and Helpful Websites
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

We’ll share a variety of free websites to help you plan, organize, and communicate better at home and at work. This event is part of a series of free 45-minute workshops. To provide personal assistance, space is limited. Pre-registration required.

Monday Movie: French Exit
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us to watch French Exit on the big screen. Space is limited; pre-registration is required. To register, call 315-853-2038 or e-mail clinton@midyork.org.

Tween DIY Club
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Kids ages 8-12 can join our DIY Club! Sign up and receive DIY projects that you can do with us in person under our tent or take to do at home. This week, create a design using curled strips of paper. Space is limited; registration is required. To register, call 315-853-2038 or email clinton@midyork.org.

Curated Calm: Evening Yoga With Kristy Caruso
Jul 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Wind down with gentle yoga poses, enhanced breathing and simple movements that stretch, strengthen and awaken every corner of the body/mind. No yoga experience is necessary and all levels of practice can benefit from the restorative nature of Kristy’s teaching. Bring a mat and a folded blanket/little pillow. Space is limited; pre-registration is required. Registration for the July 12 session is open now; for subsequent classes, call or email the library one week in advance. To register, call 315-853-2038 or e-mail clinton@midyork.org.

Wigglers Outdoor Story Time
Jul 27 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am

Songs, rhymes, and lap bounces for babies and young toddlers ages 0-2. Story time is outdoors and weather-permitting. No need to sign up. Siblings and children outside the specified age range are always welcome.



Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

It’s simple: play bingo and win books and other fun prizes! For all ages.

Book Club 101
Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Retired Clinton High School English teacher Debby Hepburn will lead a lively discussion about World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments by Aimee Nezhukumatathil. This debut work of nonfiction is a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way its inhabitants can teach, support, and inspire us. For high school and college students. To get a copy of the book and RSVP to the conversation, call us at 315-853-2038 or send us an e-mail.