Children's Room News
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ON YOUR MARK,GET SET…READ !
2016 Summer Reading Program
All programs and performances require registration as space is limited. Please register only if you are sure of attending. Please kindly call the children’s room at 949-3630 x2 if you have last minute changes in your plans so we can contact families on the waiting list. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated!
Bedtime Storytime for 3 ½ - 5 ½ year olds on August 3rd and 10th
Children are invited to wear their pajamas, listen to stories and create a fun craft .
Book Buddies for children 3 ½ - 8 years old on August 2nd and
9th from 10:30 – 11:15.
Several teens are volunteering to team up with young readers during the summer reading program. Children will read with their “buddy in the children’s room. They may bring a book they are reading or choose one to read from the library the day of their session.
PAWS to Read for children ages 6 -11 on Monday August 1st
from 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Does your child need practice with their reading skills? Here’s an opportunity to read with a therapy dog who LOVES to listen to
stories! Children may sign up for one 10-minute session.
On Your Mark, Get Set…Animate! for children ages 8- 11 on August 3rd,4th and 5th from 12:00 – 1:30
Ever wonder how cartons are created? Learn how to make your drawings spring to life in this three-part program! We will draw on paper, create flipbooks, GIF’s and short animations. You must be able to attend all three classes. Space is limited.
Summer Olympics T-shirt and Torch Craft for children 6- 11 on Thursday August4th at 10:30
Celebrate the spirit of the Olympics by creating an Olympic rings t- shirt and a torch that really lights up! Children will need to bring a white t-shirt.
Storyteller Joe Theroux for children ages 6-11 on
Wednesday August 10th at 3:00 pm
Join us for the finale for our Summer reading Program! Joe Theroux will share stories about 8 of the strongest, fastest and smartest animals in the world competing in the 2016 Summer Reading animal Olympics!
will display his hockey collection.