Storytime at the Library (Register in Advance)

Bennington Public Library 11401 N 156th Street Bennington, NE 68007, Bennington

We are excited to announce another in-person Storytime at the library! Thursday, April 15th at 10:30 AM Advance registration is required.  Please sign up to attend by filling out the form below. We will close off registration when full. https://forms.gle/FnGmRygu8ZC3pwst5 Each family unit will stay together for the duration of Storytime.  We will have designated areas for each family.   Masks will be required for …

Books & Bikes with FitGirl Inc. – Week 2 (Register in Advance)

Bennington Public Library 11401 N 156th Street Bennington, NE 68007, Bennington

Ready, Set, Read, & Ride! Join us for three weekends of fun! FREE event for girls ages 8-11 years. We will have guest speakers, snacks, reading goals, and bike rides each Saturday! Girls will ride bikes from Bennington Library to Bennington High School and back. Adult chaperones will supervise and ride with the girls at all times, and we will stay on sidewalks. Bikes and …

Free

Preschool STEAM – Spring Science – Week 2

Week 2 - Rain Clouds - Why do some clouds soak us and others don’t? Items provided in kit: Shaving cream Items you will need to supply: Jar, water, liquid food coloring. Please save the shaving cream for future projects! Join Ms. Joanne on Facebook LIVE at 10:30 a.m. to hear a story and do the experiment together!  https://www.facebook.com/Benningtonlibrary/events

Books & Bikes with FitGirl Inc. – Week 3 (Register in Advance)

Bennington Public Library 11401 N 156th Street Bennington, NE 68007, Bennington

Ready, Set, Read, & Ride! Join us for three weekends of fun! FREE event for girls ages 8-11 years. We will have guest speakers, snacks, reading goals, and bike rides each Saturday! Girls will ride bikes from Bennington Library to Bennington High School and back. Adult chaperones will supervise and ride with the girls at all times, and we will stay on sidewalks. Bikes and …

Free

Preschool STEAM – Spring Science – Week 3

Week 3 - Chromatography Butterflies - Chromatography is a long word! We will be learning what that means in kid terms (Separating the various pigments in markers to see how each color was created-adult terms) Items provided in kit: coffee filter, black pipe cleaner Items you will need to provide? Small cup or glass, water and non-permanent markers (black and brown) Join Ms. Joanne on Facebook …

Preschool STEAM – Spring Science – Week 4

Week 4 - Watching grass grow - Let’s do some spring time planting! We’ll grow some grass hair and then practice our scissor skills to give the grass a trim. Items provided in the kit: Grass seed, dirt and cup Items you will need to provide: markers and scissors (at a later date) Join Ms. Joanne on Facebook LIVE at 10:30 a.m. to hear a …

Preschool STEAM – Spring Science – Week 5

Week 5 - Marbled paper - Don’t use up all that shaving cream we gave you! Make a beautiful note for someone special with marbled paper you made yourself! Items provided in kit: Shaving cream, craft stick and paper Items you will need to provide: Plate or some sort of pan (can be made of any material - glass, plastic or aluminum) and food coloring.  …