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OUT OF THIS WORLD ART SHOW
for all ages

Turn your recyclables (cereal boxes, yogurt containers, plastic items, etc.) into a space-themed project using paint, glue, foil or any other suitable products.  Make a spaceship, alien, space city, mobile, space car, robot or other space-related creation!  Have fun and show off your talents!

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SUPER NOVA STORYTIMES for ages 3 months-5 years begin July 1st.  No registration required.


BINGO FOR KIDS begins Tuesday, June 25 - August 6 from 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM in the StoryCorner.  For kids ages 5-10.  No registration required.  


TAILS-A-WAGGIN TUTOR - READ TO A DOG

Fridays through August 9    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    StoryCorner    For grades 1-8

Portia, an 8-year-old Standard Poodle, would like for you to read to her and become her friend!  Come and practice your reading with this special and loveable live dog.  Reading is done in 10 minute segments.  Registration required.


GO FOR THE STARS - FEATURING ROBO THE ROBOT

Wednesday, July 24, 2013   4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Farioly Program Room    For ages 4+

Lift-off to learning with this hands-on multimedia space program presentation. Meet "Robo, the Friendly Robot," who talks, moves and interacts with the audience. Learn about living in space and much much more.  Registration begins July 12. 


COSMIC CRAFTS WITH KATIE: UFO CRAFT

Thursday, July 25, 2013    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    StoryCorner    For grades K-1

Registration begins July 11.


BUGS OF BLACKWOOD by the Sciencetellers

 Friday, July 26, 2013    11:00 AM - NOON    StoryCorner    For ages 4 1/2 - 11

Join us as we learn about the science of matter by telling the tale of The Bugs of Blackwood.  Benjamin (the bug) was accidently brought into the house.   By using experiments with fire, gas, air pressure, water, chemicals, and much more we'll see if Benjamin’s friends can save him before all hope is squashed!   Registration begins July 12.


COSMIC CRAFTS WITH KATIE: MAKE A DUCT TAPE SPACE SHIP

Thursday, August 1, 2013    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM    StoryCorner    For grades 3-5

Registration begins July 22.


PUPPET SHOW: SPINNING STRAW INTO GOLD

 Friday, August 2, 2013    11:00 AM - NOON    Farioly Program Room    For ages 4+

This retelling of Rumpelstiltskin is told with hand puppets that speak directly to the audience, asking their advice on how to turn straw into gold!  Registration begins July 19.


OPEN CRAFT DAY: FLYING SAUCERS

 Wednesday, August 7, 2013    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Junior Department    For all ages


Register online here by clicking on the program name or call 203-797-4528. If you cannot attend a program, please cancel as soon as possible either online or by calling 203-797-4528.  Non-registered customers will be admitted only if there is space at the discretion of the library staff. Thank you for your consideration.

 

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