July Siebecker: Children's / Youth Services Librarian (ex. 3)
Samantha Hoffman: Children's Department Assistant
contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
A visit from LUPA ZOO!
The Zoo brings some their favorite scaly, slimy, creepy,crawly residents right to the Library! For more information about Lupa Zoo, click here: http://www.lupazoo.org/
If your kid is crazy for slime, this is for them! Make slime that glows in the dark! Space is limited, please click below to register.
PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS FULL. PLEASE CALL THE LIBRARY AT (413)583-3408 x3 IF YOU'D LIKE TO BE PUT ON THE WAITING LIST.
Read more … Make Glow-in-the-Dark Slime!
Drop-In Rock Painting
3:00pm - 5:00pm
We are growing a very special garden this summer to celebrate our "Library's Rock!" summer reading program theme - a painted rock garden! Drop by any Monday afternoon during the summer months to paint a rock, then join us on 8/14 for a Garden Party to celebrate the instillation of the rock garden on the library's front lawn!
Sing With Me! Music Program for Preschoolers & Their Grown-ups
10:30am - 11:00am
If you have a little one who loves music, this program is for you! Join us for a half-hour of adult-&-child singing, clapping, and stomping along to favorite kids’ songs, with occasional musical instruments or accompanying books thrown in! No need to register, just drop in! Please note that adult participation is expected for this program - and it's fun!
If you don't have an artistic bone in your body, this art night is for you! Drop in to the Children's Department to create ugly, tacky, bad art - prizes will be awarded for the most dreadful art creations! Supplies will be provided.
Read more … Bad Art Night
Pumpernickel Puppets presents "St. George & the Dragon," with a cast of colorful puppet characters, audience participation, live voices and sound effects and fast paced scripts that not only entertain, but stimulate children's imagination and creativity. A demonstration period follows every performance giving the audience some insight into what happens behind the scenes.
This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Read more … Puppet Show featuring Pumpernickel Puppets!
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Every Wednesday afternoon during the summer we pull out our big bin of Legos! You can do free-form building, or try one of our Challenge Cards; creations will be put on display in the Children's Department for the week!
12:00pm - 2:00pm
A club for Tweens & Teens ("T & T") who are fans of anime & manga! Meet every Thursday over the summer to watch & talk about anime - with free snacks!
Please click below for more information and to register.
Read more … Anime "T & T" Club
Whether you're a kid who hates feeling like there's nothing to do or a parent who dreads the words "I'm bored!" this craft program is the answer! Decorate a jar, then write activities & other ideas of what to do during vacation on colorful popsicle sticks (list of ideas provided to get you started). Then when the "I'm bored"s strike, reach into the jar, & pull out a plan!
This is a fun activity for families to do together as well as for individual kids.
Please click below to register.
Read more … Make "Boredom Busters" Jars!
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Pokemon is hot again! Join us for 2 hours of trading, dueling, & learning under the guidance of experienced young adult volunteers who will watch over trading for fairness and teach how to play for those who are new to the game. Please click below to register.
Read more … POKEMON CLUB!