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Library events focus on puppets, planets


Forest Grove, North Plains, Cornelius host summer activities for kids

July 5

n The North Plains Library will screen their First Friday Flick, a PG-rated film based on the popular Wizard of Oz books by L. Frank Baum. Just as magician and illusionist Oscar Diggs is enchanting his audience at a Kansas circus, a tornado blows in and he is magically transported to the land of Oz in a hot-air balloon. Seating is limited. Refreshments will be served. 6 p.m.

July 9

n Pink Pig Puppet Theatre with Steven Engelfried and Pink Puppet & Friends will visit the Forest Grove Library at 10:15 a.m. for a family show.

July 10

n Children’s Librarian Kay will lead themed storytime, “Pockets and Kangaroos,” at 11:30 a.m. at the North Plains Library.

n Rock N’ Roll Kindy with Mo Philips, an interactive rock ‘n’ roll show all about creating music and having a good time, will be held in the Jessie Mays Community Center in North Plains at 1 p.m.

n Buster the Clown will present “A Fool’s Tools” at the Cornelius Public Library at 3 p.m.

Local Weather



Forest Grove


Humidity: 55%

Wind: 5 mph

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    AM Clouds/PM Sun 88°F 55°F