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Rye’s Oldest Homes Thursday April 23 at 7pm

4-23 Old Homes

Join us as the Rye Public Library and Rye Historical Society cooperatively present a power point talk about Rye’s historic homes and specifically the moving of the historic Marston House from Hampton to Rye in 1975. This presentation will be given by Rye historian Alex Herlihy.

While many other historical homes will be considered, the majority of the presentation will concern the Marston house. Originally built in 1654 , it was expanded in the early1700’s and 1840. The history of this home represents three centuries of Marstons, one of the founding families of Hampton which used to include the southern

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Wedgewood Project Discussion Thurs. April 16 7pm

4-16 Wedgewood

Rye Junior High School is “Pushing the Boundaries” for education!

Join the Wedgewood Project Committee as they share ideas and images to provide information about the Wedgewood Project. The Project is a land acquisition opportunity for the Rye School District that, when brought to fruition, will expand the campus grounds at Rye Junior High School (RJH) to include two and one half acres of woodland directly abutting the school.

The acquisition of this land will enable educators to provide new opportunities for best practices in education that include both natural places and historical significance. The Wedgewood Project will provide a

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Crafternoons April 21

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We will be having a “crafternoons” program April 21st from 3:00 to 4:00PM.

This is a fun elementary – aged craft program. This month we will be making a headband with a felt flower! The activity is recommended for age 8+ and it will involve basic sewing. Sign-up is required. Space is limited and this program fills up fast, so call now to reserve your space!

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

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Wedgewood Project Discussion Thurs. April 16 7pm

4-16 Wedgewood

Rye Junior High School is “Pushing the Boundaries” for education!

Join the Wedgewood Project Committee as they share ideas and images to provide information about the Wedgewood Project. The Project is a land acquisition opportunity for the Rye School District that, when brought to fruition, will expand the campus grounds at Rye Junior High School (RJH) to include two and one half acres of woodland directly abutting the school.

The acquisition of this land will enable educators to provide new opportunities for best practices in education that include both natural places and historical significance. The Wedgewood Project will provide a

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Zentangle!

zentangle

Zentangle! Thursday, April 16th 3:00 – 4:00pm for Grades 2-5. This is SO MUCH FUN! No artistic experience required – if you can draw a line, you can Zentangle! Please call to sign up! 964-8401 (I want to make sure I have enough supplies for everyone!) *Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

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Book Bites Book Club For Kids- April Meeting

bookbites

Book Bites Book Club is for kids in grades 2-4.Our next meeting will be Thursday April 23rd from 3:15-4:00PM.We meet on the fourth Thursday of the month in the Youth Department.

Our book this month is The Land of Stories:The Wishing Spell by Chris Colfer. Copies will be available in the Youth Department.We hope you can join Lisa for this fun group which incorporates books, food, and crafts. Sign-up preferred, but you can just drop in, too.

 

 

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Rye’s Oldest Homes Thursday April 23 at 7pm

4-23 Old Homes

Join us as the Rye Public Library and Rye Historical Society cooperatively present a power point talk about Rye’s historic homes and specifically the moving of the historic Marston House from Hampton to Rye in 1975. This presentation will be given by Rye historian Alex Herlihy.

While many other historical homes will be considered, the majority of the presentation will concern the Marston house. Originally built in 1654 , it was expanded in the early1700’s and 1840. The history of this home represents three centuries of Marstons, one of the founding families of Hampton which used to include the southern

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Wedgewood Project Discussion Thurs. April 16 7pm

4-16 Wedgewood

Rye Junior High School is “Pushing the Boundaries” for education!

Join the Wedgewood Project Committee as they share ideas and images to provide information about the Wedgewood Project. The Project is a land acquisition opportunity for the Rye School District that, when brought to fruition, will expand the campus grounds at Rye Junior High School (RJH) to include two and one half acres of woodland directly abutting the school.

The acquisition of this land will enable educators to provide new opportunities for best practices in education that include both natural places and historical significance. The Wedgewood Project will provide a

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YAttitudes Teen Book Club April meeting

teen bbok club

YAttitudes meets on the second Tuesday of the month from 7:00 to 8:00 PM. This month we meet on Tuesday April 14th. The book we are reading this month is Explorer: The Mystery Boxes. This a a collection of 7 graphic stories edited by Kazu Kibushi. Copies will be available in the youth department. Join us for discussion and delicious snacks!

Fun stuff to eat and

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Friday Flick April 24

night at museum 3

Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:10 P.M. Today’s movie is rated PG and runs for 120 minutes.**Please note that this movie will end just after our closing time–it will be finished at 5:10PM.**

This is the third movie of a series featuring Ben Stiller, Robin Williams and Owen Wilson. Larry, the museum security guard, spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.

Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please

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