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Coming up at the library…………………
“Book Time with Ronald McDonald!” - Friday, July 18th at 10:30am. This 45-minute fun and educational performance will engage children with a creative mix of music, magic, and games which reinforce the idea that reading is fun. Ronald McDonald® delivers a powerful message: “Book Time” is an important part of every day! This program is suitable for ages 3-12 years old. No registration is required.
Drop In Story Time “Creatures of the Sea” - Tuesday, July 22nd at 10:30am. Miss Mary will read books about the animals that live in the ocean. This program is for 6-8 year olds with younger siblings welcome to come along.. No registration is required.
Family Science Night #5: “Fun with Physics”- Tuesday, July 22nd 6-7:30pm. More information here
Nature Center Program #4 : “Aquatic Critters”. Wednesday, July 23rd at 10:30am. The Nature Center will be bringing some hands-on materials to teach participants all about animals that live in and around water. This program is best suited for children ages 5-10 years old. Please register.
“Cupcake Wars” Wednesday, July 23rd at 6:30pm. It’s time to get baking! Participants are challenged to create their best homemade cupcakes in this unique cupcake competition. Complete rules and details will be available with registration forms. *Registration is required by the 18th please.
Drop In Story Time “Feel the Beach!”. Thursday, July 24th at 10:30am. Mrs. G will read stories about the beach and let you feel the sand, shells, and use playdoh.! No registration is required. (3-5 year olds)
“Star Gazing Time”. Friday, July 25th 9:00pm. Families are invited to attend a special star gazing event! We will meet up at the library at 8:45pm and walk over to the middle school field for a wonderful viewing experience. Participants will view M57 (The Ring), a planetary nebula in the constellation Lyra. We will also view M13 (The Great Cluster), a globular cluster in the constellation Hercules, which is essentially a tight ball of gravitationally bound stars. **Registration is required.
Week #6: “Summer Reading Wrap Up!”
We are wrapping up our month of great programs this week.
Family Science Night #6: “Visitor Favorites”, Tuesday, July 29th 6-7:30pm.We will have all your favorite projects out to try.
“Let’s make a Sharpie Shirt!”. Wednesday, July 30th at 10:30am. Bring a plain white t-shirt and we will use sharpie markers to decorate it in a tie-dye style pattern. Registration is required with a $5 deposit.
“Welcome Back, Mr. Magic!”, Wednesday, July 30th at 6:30pm. Mr. Magic returns to the library to entertain children of all ages. No registration is required. Free and open to the public.
Drop In Story Time: “Celebrate Summer!!” Thursday, July 31st at 10:30am. Mrs. G will read some of her favorite stories and then provide some open playtime to do bubbles and make some music! No registration is required. This program is for 3-5 year olds.
SUMMER READING GRAND FINALE AND BASKET RAFFLE. Thursday, July 31st 6-8pm. It’s time to celebrate the successful month full of books and determine the lucky readers who have won a prize basket. The raffle will start promptly at 6pm. Afterwards, there will be bouncing and mini golf for the entire family!
A Library Lawn Sleepover – the night of August 8th – for all the details on Reading Under the Stars, click here
Here are some photos from our recent Country Store Sale (all photos copyright 2014 by Bruce Fellman):