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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Join us at Central library on March 3 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 celebrate the birthday of beloved author and cartoonist Theodore Geisel, also known as Dr. Seuss! The birthday celebration will include stories, music and birthday treats.
Library friends Browser, Library Lion, and The Cat in the Hat will be on hand to celebrate. This activity-packed event includes face painting, cookie decorating, singing, dancing, listening to silly stories and meeting real turtles and tortoises in the Yertle the Turtle swimming hole.
Don't miss out on all of the fun! Registration is not necessary. For more information, call (414)286-3011.

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Hats Off to Dr. Seuss!


Come to Central Library on March 5 to celebrate the 107th birthday of Theodor Geisel - more commonly known as Dr. Seuss! Join Browser the library lion and the Cat in the Hat for music, games and fun! Reel in a good time at the fish pond, meet REAL turtles and take part in silly stories.
Cookie hats will be available to decorate and eat, and have your face painted. Chris Fascione will provide live entertainment at 10:00 a.m. and noon, while Kidsplay will play at 11:00 a.m.
The fun begins at 10:00 a.m. and last until 1:00 p.m.

The celebration continues throughout the month at the neighborhood libraries!

Atkinson - featuring Fox and Branch
Wednesday, March 9, 6-6:45 p.m.

Bay View - featuring Kidsplay
Wednesday, March 9, 6:30-7:15 p.m.

Capitol - featuring Kidsplay
Monday, March 14, 6-6:45 p.m.

Center Street - featuring LaBak the Magician
Saturday, March 19, 2-2:45 p.m.

East - featuring LaBak the Magician
Monday, March 14, 6:30-7:15 p.m.

Forest Home - featuring LaBak the Magician
Tuesday, March 15, 6-6:45 p.m.

Martin Luther King - featuring LaBak the Magician
Wednesday, March 9, 6-6:45 p.m.

Mill Road - featuring Fox and Branch
Monday, March 7, 4-4:45 p.m.

Tippecanoe - featuring Kidsplay
Wednesday, March 16, 6:30-7:15 p.m.

Villard Avenue - featuring LaBak the Magician
Tuesday, March 8, 5:30-6:15 p.m.

Washington Park - featuring Kidsplay
Tuesday, March 8, 6-6:45 p.m.

Zablocki - featuring LaBak the Magician
Saturday, March 12, 1-1:45 p.m.

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Celebrate Dr. Seuss!

Help MPL celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with stories, music, birthday
treats, games and crafts.

Join us for the kick off event at Central on Saturday, March 6, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m!

dr.seuss2.pngBe sure to check out:

--the Red Fish, Blue Fish pond
--exciting and interesting stories in our story nook
--Yertle the Turtle cookie decorating
--the Seuss-inspired art station with Artists Working in Education.
--our Cat in the Hat face painting artists
--Browser, the library lion, Penworthy Bear, and the Cat in the Hat

Also, you can sing and dance along with musician Ken Baron (30-minute shows at 10:00, 11:00 and 12:00).


Nationally known family entertainer Chris Fascione will bring children's stories to life with his high-spirited and innovative performances (30-minute shows at 10:30, 11:30 and 12:30).

MPL's neighborhood libraries will be hosting Dr. Seuss celebrations throughout the month of March. Come join in the fun!



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