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FREE AudioBooks for Teens ALL SUMMER LONG!!!

FREE AudioBooks for Teens ALL SUMMER LONG!!!

  • Listen on your mobile phone or any device that has internet access and allows downloads.
  • Expose yourself to rich vocabulary, correctly pronounced and used in context.
  • Multi-task! Read with your ears while you drive, do chores, exercise.

Go here now…. http://www.audiobooksync.com/

It is sooo easy!!!!

Just for Fun

Riddles, Riddles, Riddles….

Riddles, Riddles, Riddles….

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#1… I am taken from mine, and shut up in a wooden case, from which I am never released, and yet I am used by almost everybody.  What am I?

#2… I am the beginning o the end, and the end of time and space. I am essential to creation, and I surround every place. What am I?

#3… There are 3 stoves. A glass stove, a brick stove, and a wood stove. You only have one match. Which do you light up first?

#4… Two fathers and two sons went duck hunting. Each shot a duck but they shot only three ducks in all. How come?

#5… What comes once in a minute, twice in a moment, but never in a thousand years?

(answer in comments below and I will return with answers soon)

Riddles, Riddles, Riddles…. part 2

#6… I never was, am always to be.  No one ever saw me, now ever will.  And yet, I am the confidence of all, To live and breath on this terrestrial ball. What am I?

#7… What is it that you cannot hold even ten minutes, even though it is lighter than a feather?

#8… Who spends the day at the window, goes to the table for meals, and hides at night?

#9… There was a green house. Inside the green house there was a white house.  Inside the white house there was a red house. Inside the red house there were lots of babies.  What is it?

#10… There are four brothers in this world that were born all together.  The first runs and never wearies.  The second eats and is never full.  The third drinks and is always thirsty.  The fourth sings a song that is never good.

(answer in comments below and I will return with answers soon)

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Free Double Feature Running Films

Free Double Feature Running Films

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Mancos Public Library and the organizers of the Mancos Half Marathon, 5K & Fun Run invite the public to a FREE double feature guaranteed to inspire the inner runner in everyone. Join us on Saturday, June 4 at 7 pm for screenings of the short documentary film “Kissing the Rock” and the sports action drama “McFarland USA”. A conversation, via Skype, with “Kissing the Rock” filmmaker, Matte Trappe will follow the screenings. For more information visit www.mancoslibrary.com.

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Events and Programs, Making

Summer Movie Making Adventure

Summer Movie Making Adventure

Are you a Writer, Director, Actor or Actress, Producer, Sound Recorder, Editor, and Marketer?

Do you have a talent in one these areas?  Do you have multiple talents useful in making a film?

Calling all interested hands to sign up for a

Summer Movie Making Adventure

through Mancos Library Young Adult Programming.

Teens can sign up via email at kitchendove1975@gmail.com, through Facebook messaging Jenni Kitchen, by calling the Library at 533-7600 or coming in and asking to speak with Jenni, or by signup sheets placed in the Teen Space at the library.

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Events and Programs, Making

Summer Mural Painting Adventure

Summer Mural Painting Adventure

Calling all Teen Artists

Have you ever wanted to leave your mark in the public domain? Did you notice the big, ugly, brown box sitting in the library parking lot? Want to make it into a Masterpiece?

This summer join other young artists in designing and painting a Mural for the Library parking lot.

Calling all interested hands to sign up for a

Summer Mural Painting Adventure

through Mancos Library Young Adult Programming.

Teens can sign up via email at kitchendove1975@gmail.com, through Facebook messaging Jenni Kitchen, by calling the Library at 533-7600 or coming in and asking to speak with Jenni, or by signup sheets placed in the Teen Space at the library.

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Making

MAKE Magazine Skill School

MAKE Magazine Skill School

Make Magazine ran an  awesome section in their April/May edition (Vol. 50) highlighting basic for more than 60 fundamental skills makers should master. From working with metals, woods, fabric, and paper to what kids of glues, screws, and drill bits to use for projects.  They even cover safety measures and what to do when accidents happen.  Check it out either via this link, http://makezine.com/tag/make50/, or come into Mancos Library and borrow our copy of Make (in the Teen Space).

 

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