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Summer is in full swing at Northwest Branch! Check out these fun, educational, and free events for children and families!
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Northwest Branch Children's Events
August 2018
Summer is almost over and it's time to gear up for the new school year. Check out these fun, educational, and free events for children and families.
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Weekly Children's Events
These events occur each week, and do not require registration to attend.
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Preschool Story Time
Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. 
Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m.

Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy stories, songs, and games.
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Baby Lapsit
Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.

Babies will bond with their caregiver through songs, rhymes, and a story. Recommended for ages 18 months and under. Stick around for Toddler Toy Time at 10:00 a.m.
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Toddler Toy Time
Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

Children and caregivers can play with toys and socialize during this unstructured play time.
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Play, Move, & Sing!
Thursdays at 3:30 p.m.

Caregivers and kids will get moving with songs, activities, and a story. Recommended for ages 5 and under, but open to all ages.

Upcoming Events

Friday, August 3rd at 1:00 p.m.
Water Games

Cool off on a hot summer day! High Ridge Fire Protection District will spray water from their ladder truck for kids to splash and play in. Bring you own water toys and spray your friends!

Register to receive an email reminder. Open to children and their caregivers.

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Monday, August 6th at 6:30 p.m.

The Scoop on Poop

Presented by the Saint Louis Science Center. Once your food hits your plate, the fun isn't over yet! Experience the amazing journey that your lunch takes as it travels through your body changing into forms that we can use for walking, breathing, and living! You'll also see what happens to what's left over when our bodies are done with it!

Registration required. All ages.

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Monday, August 6 at 6:30 p.m.

It's a Blast!
The show you've always asked for: a chemistry show that explores a specific type of reaction -- fire! Through surprising experiements discover the basic needs of fire and witness some loud, bright, and colorful demonstrations that are sure to ignite some excitement.

Registration required. All ages.
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Monday, August 20 at 6:30 p.m.

Movie Night: Sherlock Gnomes
Makey Makey is a innovative tool that allows the user to create imaginative projects with everyday objects. We will assign music-focused projects, and provide assistance.

Use bananas to create a keyboard. Play Dance Dance Revolution with your hands. The possbilities are endless with Makey Makey. Recommended for ages 7 and up, but open to all ages. Registration required.
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Every Friday at 10:00-2:00 p.m.

Minecraft Club
An unstructured, gaming and social event. Play Minecraft with your friends. Ages 8-16. No registration required, but space is limited.

Tuesday, August 7th at 7:00 p.m.

DIY CD Mandala

Upcycle a CD to create a mandala. Templates will be available. Hang out and create unique art! 

Registration required. Ages 11-17.

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First and Third Mondays at 5:00 p.m.

Anime Club

Watch Anime and meet new people!

Ages 11-17. No registration required.


Check out what's been happening at Northwest Branch!

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Makey Makey Makerspacey

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5680 State Road PP, High Ridge, MO 63111