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Little Artists

Open Art Painting

2024-07-10 10:30:00 2024-07-10 11:30:00 America/Denver Little Artists Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room

Wednesday, July 10
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2024-07-10 10:30:00 2024-07-10 11:30:00 America/Denver Little Artists Little artists can explore design and free paint at today's session! Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room

Little artists can explore design and free paint at today's session!

Bring your little artists in their best mess-making clothes and join us for artsy, crafty fun! Each month we will explore a different art technique or artist. Designed for ages 3-5.

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Hands-On | Educational | Arts & Culture |

TAGS: | craft | artists | art |

Rapid City Public Library Downtown

Phone: 605-394-6139

Hours

Rapid City Public Library Downtown

Mon, Jul 15 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 10:00AM to 6:00PM

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Upcoming events

Sun, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Register your team and join the library for a friendly puzzle competition! Snacks will be provided.
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Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Design and engineer a maze!

Mon, Jul 22, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
Bring your needles, hooks, and yarn for an evening of fiber arts! Don't have equipment? The library has some that you can use for the class! Join us for camaraderie and snacks!

Tue, Jul 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Jul 23, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Jul 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Build and test a launcher that can send Q-tips flying!

Wed, Jul 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join Jolene Philo, author of the popular West River Mysteries, as she shares stories and pictures of the real-life people, places, and events that inspire her books.

Thu, Jul 25, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
The Mummy meets Death on the Nile in this lush, immersive historical fantasy set in Egypt filled with adventure, a rivals-to-lovers romance, and a dangerous race.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Celebrate the end of the summer with an ice cream party!

Fri, Jul 26, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Embark on a delicious adventure by creating ice cream mochi. Wrap creamy ice cream in soft, chewy rice dough and add various flavors and toppings for a sweet experience!

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Become a wildlife detective and learn about different animal furs and tracks!

Sat, Jul 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Local artist Dick Termes will lead a 3D drawing workshop designed especially for kids! Register to attend starting on July 1 at 9 a.m.

Sun, Jul 28, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
In 1977, NASA struggled to recruit scientists, engineers and astronauts for their new Space Shuttle Program. That's when Nichelle Nichols, Star Trek's Lt. Uhura, challenged NASA and changed history.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Create a mosaic to take home and display!

Tue, Jul 30, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Smokey Bear and rangers from the Black Hills National Forest share a special storytime to teach children about fire and outdoor safety!

Tue, Jul 30, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Jul 30, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Make a tasty treat while learning about chemistry and physics!

Wed, Jul 31, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
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Thu, Aug 01, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Aug 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Have a dino-mite time at this fun dinosaur-themed sensory day!

Fri, Aug 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
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Fri, Aug 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Youth Services
Children can practice their literacy skills while reading with a certified therapy dog!

Fri, Aug 02, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Discover how to make art using squeegees and a little paint!

Sat, Aug 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
For the 50th anniversary of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, Josh Ellis, a Professor of Applied Sciences at Chadron State College, will facilitate a discussion of the beloved book.

Mon, Aug 05, 10:30am - 11:15am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Restore your mind and invigorate your body with Sol Yoga Collective at the library! In this safe and comfortable environment, you'll be guided through beginner's yoga poses and stretches.

Tue, Aug 06, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
The Rapid City Fire Department joins the library for a special storytime that teaches fire and life safety skills to children!

Tue, Aug 06, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Aug 06, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Free-build your own design or complete the librarian's challenge for a small prize!

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Little artists can create beautiful Van Gogh paintings with play-doh!

Thu, Aug 08, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Have an egg-citing time with a fun dinosaur egg experiment!

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
PCMG joins us again to teach about the prairie and planting seeds of kindness, respect, and care.

Fri, Aug 09, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Explore the art of Japanese koinobori fish paper kites! Make your own colorful, carp-y kite and take home a piece of cultural tradition!

Sat, Aug 10, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Hoyt Room
Join us at for a special drop-in event where you can digitize your memories. Bring your old photographs, documents, and more, and we'll help you create electronic copies!

Mon, Aug 12, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Hoyt Room
RCPL Board Meeting

Mon, Aug 12, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
Bring your needles, hooks, and yarn for an evening of fiber arts! Don't have equipment? The library has some that you can use for the class! Join us for camaraderie and snacks!

Tue, Aug 13, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Aug 13, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Aug 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in the Olympics fun and create a magnetic kayaking course!

Thu, Aug 15, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us for a story time specially curated for children ages birth to 3 and their families. Bring your little ones for an exciting experience filled with stories, movement, and fun!

Thu, Aug 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Practice letters with your favorite dinosaur friends!

Fri, Aug 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Youth Services
Children can practice their literacy skills while reading with a certified therapy dog!

Fri, Aug 16, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join us at the library for an action-packed evening of Mario Kart racing, choose your character, navigate iconic tracks, and compete with friends in a thrilling race for glory at Level Up!

Sat, Aug 17, All day
Rapid City Public Library Downtown
The Smithsonian's 'SPARK! Places of Innovation' exhibit will be on display on the main floor of the library from July 6 - August 17!

Sat, Aug 17, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Makerspace
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Mon, Aug 19, 10:30am - 11:15am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Restore your mind and invigorate your body with Sol Yoga Collective at the library! In this safe and comfortable environment, you'll be guided through beginner's yoga poses and stretches.

Tue, Aug 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
Join in on the fun and listen to popular stories and songs with one of our library storytellers! Designed for preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Tue, Aug 20, 10:15am - 11:00am
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
4-H Youth Program Advisor Jane Amiotte shares stories that connect children to nature, followed by a craft.

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Conference Room
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Rapid City Public Library Downtown - Community Room
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