Calendar

Jun
27
Tue
ART-chitecture!
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Lois is back with more awesome art projects! Join her each Tuesday during the Summer Reading Program to explore your creative side with open-ended art projects based around building! Recommended for ages 5-12.

 

Jun
28
Wed
Busy Beavers: An Engineering Challenge with the Hitchcock Center!
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn about beaver adaptations and the engineering behind building dams. Once we know why and how they build dams in the wild, we’ll work together to try building some of our own! Recommended for ages 5-12.

Weaving Wednesdays
Jun 28 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Have you seen the blanket on our Youth Department couch? Check it out! It was made entirely by kids here at the library. Continue the tradition, and contribute to our next creation, by stopping by to try out Angela’s Structo Loom that’s over 100 years old. A great project for developing hand-eye coordination, and easy enough for toddlers to try!

Jun
29
Thu
Summer Story Hour with Ms. Lynne!
Jun 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Story Hour returns for a special day this summer! Join Ms. Lynne as she tells constructive tales, followed, as always, by snack and a fun craft to get you building. Recommended for ages 1-6.

 

Jun
30
Fri
Brick Builders Club!
Jun 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Calling all builders! Make something cool for our weekly challenge, or just let your imagination run wild. Creations will remain on display at the Library until the Club’s next meeting. Recommended for ages 4 & up.

Jul
5
Wed
Building Challenge: Paper Airplanes!
Jul 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join Moira for our first challenge of the summer to test your engineering acumen. Use our resources to try building different types of paper airplanes, and see whose comes out on top in a variety of categories! Recommended for ages 6-12.

Weaving Wednesdays
Jul 5 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Have you seen the blanket on our Youth Department couch? Check it out! It was made entirely by kids here at the library. Continue the tradition, and contribute to our next creation, by stopping by to try out Angela’s Structo Loom that’s over 100 years old. A great project for developing hand-eye coordination, and easy enough for toddlers to try!

Jul
6
Thu
Build A Better Deck: Pokemon TCG Club!
Jul 6 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Pokemon trainers unite! Bring your Pokemon cards to the Library and show off your collection. Assemble a deck to test out against other trainers. Check out Jonathan’s vast collection of cards that began almost 20 years ago! Recommended for ages 8-12.

Jul
7
Fri
Sign Language with Baby Kneads!
Jul 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Baby sign language lets babies and toddlers communicate their needs to their caregivers, so they don’t need to cry or become frustrated. Join Sheryl White of Baby Kneads to start your baby down the path of better communication, and develop a deeper bond with your child in the process. Recommended for ages 2 months to preverbal.

Jul
8
Sat
Summer Stop ‘n’ Craft!
Jul 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Stop ‘n’ Craft returns this summer for two special sessions! Angela will help us build a better world with upcycled projects based around growing plants from seeds. We’re wild about wildflowers! All ages are welcome.