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Tom Barron and Band on Wed. July 23 at 3:00 PM

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Summer afternoon music continues in July with Tom Barron and Band on Wednesday July 23 at 3:00 pm at Rye Public Library. Join the fun with this popular local ensemble known for fun, classic jazz, be-bop and swing tunes with virtuoso musicianship. The Band features Woody Allen on guitar, Jeff Auger on keyboard, Tom Barron on trumpet, George Blodgett on bass, Richard Gardzina on sax, Terry MacDonald on drums and Pauline Vigent with vocals.

Summer music concludes with the Ben Baldwin Trio on Wednesday August 20, also at 3:00pm

Friday Flick July 25

Honey I shrunk the kids

Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! During the Summer Reading Program our shows will begin promptly at 3:00 PM. In keeping with our “Fizz, Boom, Read!” theme this summer, we are showing some fun family films you may not have seen in awhile! This film is rated PG and runs for 93 minutes.

This comedy adventure features Rick Moranis as a preoccupied inventor who accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of insects. The kids face dangers as they try to make their way home through the jungle of their own backyard!

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Story Time at the Farmer’s Market

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Join Lisa for informal story times under the pine tree Wednesdays from 2:30 – 3:00 PM* beginning June 18th.

*weather permitting!

 

Tom Barron and Band on Wed. July 23 at 3:00 PM

Tom Barron

Summer afternoon music continues in July with Tom Barron and Band on Wednesday July 23 at 3:00 pm at Rye Public Library. Join the fun with this popular local ensemble known for fun, classic jazz, be-bop and swing tunes with virtuoso musicianship. The Band features Woody Allen on guitar, Jeff Auger on keyboard, Tom Barron on trumpet, George Blodgett on bass, Richard Gardzina on sax, Terry MacDonald on drums and Pauline Vigent with vocals.

Summer music concludes with the Ben Baldwin Trio on Wednesday August 20, also at 3:00pm

Adult Book Group for Aug 19, 2014

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The Adult Book Discussion Group selection for August 19th, 2014, is The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman. The group meets the third Tuesday of every month from 2 – 3 P.M. and from 7 – 8 P.M. Newcomers are always welcome. Call us or drop in to reserve your copy! Downloadable copies may also available for checkout on our Kindle devices.

A captivating, beautiful, and stunningly accomplished debut novel—the story of a lighthouse keeper and his wife who make one devastating choice that forever changes two worlds.

Mad Science

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Tuesday, July 29th at 6:00 PM Mad Science Explore crazy and fun science with this Boston-based group. They bring fun, amazement, and wonder to all things science. “Spin, Pop, BOOM!” Awesome science reactions. Please sign- up in the Youth Department.

This program has been generously sponsored by The Friends of the Rye Public Library.

 

 

RPL Summer Reading Bingo for Adult Readers

Summer Reading Bingo 2014

This summer Rye Public Library is bringing a new twist to our adult summer reading contest. Mix up your book selections based on our Summer Reading BINGO card and enter to win great prizes! Just choose a book that matches the description on any square, and cross off that square after you finish the book. Once you’ve marked a BINGO on your card (connecting squares across, up-and-down or diagonally) fill in your contact information at the bottom of your card and drop it in the collection box in our summer reading display. We’ll draw the winners at our final summer

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Tom Barron and Band on Wed. July 23 at 3:00 PM

Tom Barron

Summer afternoon music continues in July with Tom Barron and Band on Wednesday July 23 at 3:00 pm at Rye Public Library. Join the fun with this popular local ensemble known for fun, classic jazz, be-bop and swing tunes with virtuoso musicianship. The Band features Woody Allen on guitar, Jeff Auger on keyboard, Tom Barron on trumpet, George Blodgett on bass, Richard Gardzina on sax, Terry MacDonald on drums and Pauline Vigent with vocals.

Summer music concludes with the Ben Baldwin Trio on Wednesday August 20, also at 3:00pm

Wizards at Hogwarts Movie Marathon

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Wizards at Hogwarts Movie Marathon August 15th and August 16th 8:30 AM – 7:30 PM each day. We will show all seven movies!Wear some sort of related costume and bring some themed snacks to share. There will be a chance at trivia…if you dare! Please contact the youth department for more information!

 

Military Book group selection for August 7, 2014

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The Rye Public Library Military Book Group has chosen Citizens of London, by Lynne Olson as the title for their August 7th discussion at 6:30 PM. The Military Book Group meets on the first Thursday of the month.

The author reveals the behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain, told from the perspective of three key American players in London: Edward R. Murrow, the handsome, chain-smoking head of CBS News in Europe; Averell Harriman, the hard-driving millionaire who ran FDR’s Lend-Lease program in London; and John Gilbert Winant, the shy, idealistic U.S. ambassador

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