Monroe County Public Library http://www.keyslibraries.org Serving the Florida Keys since 1892 Sat, 22 Jul 2017 15:06:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 Creative Outlet Class http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/creative-outlet-class-5/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/creative-outlet-class-5/#respond Sat, 22 Jul 2017 14:00:21 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29630

Create Your Own Painted Shells

July 29, 2017

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Islamorada Public Library Community Room

Supply Fee: $5.00

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Toddler Story Time http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/toddler-story-time-71/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/toddler-story-time-71/#respond Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:30:54 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29619

We will be exploring the world of Moths and Butterflies

this week through stories and crafts.

July 28, 2017

10:30 AM

Islamorada Public Library Community Room

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Summer Library Program http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/summer-reading-program-6/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/summer-reading-program-6/#respond Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29447

Two, Four, Six, Eight! How do we Communicate?

Communication techniques will be explored through fun

activities and reading during this session.

July 28, 2017

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Islamorada Public Library Community Room

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Summer Reading Logs Due http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/summer-reading-logs-due/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/summer-reading-logs-due/#respond Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:12:15 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29776

Attention, parents and kids! Ms. Melody in the children’s library wants to spread the word: reading logs for Marathon Branch’s 2017 “Build a Better World” summer program are due by Saturday, August 5. On that day, you are invited to come to a small book fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., during which Ms. Melody will stamp your reading log and give out raffle tickets. The raffle-ticket prize drawing will be at the end-of-summer party on Saturday, August 12.

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Book Fair for Kids! http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/book-fair-for-kids/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/book-fair-for-kids/#respond Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:04:16 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29772

Children (up to age 12) who are registered in our 2017 “Build a Better World” summer reading program are invited to come to the library Saturday, August 5, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a book fair. Kids can present their final reading logs to Ms. Melody, get them stamped, receive raffle tickets, and get a small gift to encourage the fun of reading. See you on Saturday!

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Fantasy Theatre to Perform on TODAYat 10:30 a.m. http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/fantasy-theatre-to-perform-on-july-22-at-1030-a-m/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/fantasy-theatre-to-perform-on-july-22-at-1030-a-m/#respond Wed, 19 Jul 2017 20:09:58 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29731  We always love when Fantasy Theatre is here!  They will be performing a really funny “cracked” version of Cinderella on Saturday, July 22 at 10:30 a.m.  Everyone is welcome!

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Parent and Student Rights Presentation http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/parent-and-student-rights-presentation/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/parent-and-student-rights-presentation/#respond Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:18:30 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29761 Join Rob Grimm, youth advocate for the Parent Education Network from the Monroe County Library in Islamorada, Florida on Tuesday, July 25 from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm to learn what your rights are as both a student and a parent. Learn about the Middle School Early Warning system requirements and options for receiving a standard diploma.

To register: http://bit.ly/2uwkIi6

Topics to be discussed:

  • Who can you bring to your student’s meeting?
  • Your right to have a private professional present.
  • The right to be informed about school
  • funding.
  • Extraordinary exemption from standardized testing.

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Supported Decision Making Presentation http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/supported-decision-making-presentation/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/supported-decision-making-presentation/#respond Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:10:08 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29757 Join Rob Grimm, youth advocate for the Parent Education Network from the Monroe County Library in Islamorada on Tuesday, July 25 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Islamorada Public Library Community Room to learn about the benefits of Supported Decision Making, and how students can be empowered to make decisions that will have a meaningful impact on their lives.

To register: http://bit.ly/2u29PCf

Topics to be discussed:

  • What is substitute decision making?
  • What is supported decision making?
  • How do individuals achieve supportive decision making?

 

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READING LOG DEADLINE IS SATURDAY 7/22 http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/reading-log-deadline-is-saturday-722/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/reading-log-deadline-is-saturday-722/#respond Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:57:41 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29748 REMEMBER — THE SUMMER READING LOGS MUST BE TURNED IN BY SATURDAY JULY 22 AT THE LATEST!!!

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COME ADD TO OUR “WHITE ROOM” BEFORE IT ENDS http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/come-add-to-our-white-room-before-it-ends/ http://www.keyslibraries.org/2017/come-add-to-our-white-room-before-it-ends/#respond Mon, 17 Jul 2017 19:26:13 +0000 http://www.keyslibraries.org/?p=29751 HELP COVER OUR WHITE WALLS! Come and add your art, your quotes and/or your thoughts thru this Friday. These wall are no longer white! 44 people participated on Saturday expressing their answers with oil pastels.  Every day people come in and add to it.  Be sure you do too!!

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