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Story Time

Our Story Time program  meets each Wednesday at 11:00 AM for a program that combines storytimestories, singing, dancing, finger plays, and crafts!   No sign-up is required. All ages are welcome!

**Please note: We will not be having story time Wednesday Nov. 26. We will resume our regular schedule on Wednesday December 3. Have a happy Thanksgiving!**

 

Local Author Book Signing December 2

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10-year old Rye resident Maya Bondar has published a book:

Flannery’s First Trip

Please join us in celebrating Maya’s accomplishment!

Tuesday, December 2nd  6:30 – 7:30PM    Light refreshments will be served.

Please click on the image for more information.

 

 

 

School Early Release Day Program Wednesday December 10

School will be released early ochessn Wednesday December 10th, so we’re hosting an afternoon playing games from 1:00 to 4:00PM. Join us! We will be hosting movies on the ER days in January and February.

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

 

Crafternoons

“Crafternoons” Tuesday December 16th  3:00 – 4:00 PM. snowman-completedJoin us for a fun elementary – aged craft program. We usually meet the 4th Tuesday of the month, but this month will meet on the 16th.

This month we are making this fun snowman! We do require sign-up; please call the library to let us know you’re interested! (this helps us to plan for enough materials)

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

 

Y-La Teen Advisory Board

 teen-wordleTeen Advisory Board December 16th

Want to get involved in your community? Need some community service hours? Love your library and just want to volunteer? Join the Teen Advisory Board and get INVOLVED. We usually meet on the third Tuesday of the month. Our December meeting is Tuesday the 16th from 6:30 -7:30PM. If you’re interested, call Lisa @ 964-8401 for an application.

 

Protect Our Oceans: The Rozalia Project Thurs. Nov. 20th 7:00pm

Join us as the award- winning Friends of the Rye Public Library welcome Rozalia Project’s Rachael Miller for images, videos, stories and information about Rozalia Project’s work protecting the Gulf of Maine and beyond from onboard American Promise. This talk will show you some of the creatures (attack lobsters!?), the incredible kelp forests and some surprising discoveries (underwater trash reefs ) Rozalia Project made while working on the problem of marine debris and marine protected areas over the last 4 years. This presentation is interactive and great for all ages.

In a special November promotion in cooperation with the Seacoast Science Center, all month Rye Public Library members can show their library cards for a discounted membership at SSC!  Remember the Science Center will be closed Nov. 17-23.

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Book Bites Book Club For Kids

bookbites Book Bites Book Club is for kids in grades 2-4. Our next meeting will be Thursday December 18th from 3:15-4:15PM. The book we are reading is When Santa Fell to Earth by Cornelia Funke. 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.

 

 

 

Protect Our Oceans: The Rozalia Project Thurs. Nov. 20th 7:00pm

Join us as the award- winning Friends of the Rye Public Library welcome Rozalia Project’s Rachael Miller for images, videos, stories and information about Rozalia Project’s work protecting the Gulf of Maine and beyond from onboard American Promise. This talk will show you some of the creatures (attack lobsters!?), the incredible kelp forests and some surprising discoveries (underwater trash reefs ) Rozalia Project made while working on the problem of marine debris and marine protected areas over the last 4 years. This presentation is interactive and great for all ages.

In a special November promotion in cooperation with the Seacoast Science Center, all month Rye Public Library members can show their library cards for a discounted membership at SSC!  Remember the Science Center will be closed Nov. 17-23.

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Protect Our Oceans: The Rozalia Project Thurs. Nov. 20th 7:00pm

Join us as the award- winning Friends of the Rye Public Library welcome Rozalia Project’s Rachael Miller for images, videos, stories and information about Rozalia Project’s work protecting the Gulf of Maine and beyond from onboard American Promise. This talk will show you some of the creatures (attack lobsters!?), the incredible kelp forests and some surprising discoveries (underwater trash reefs ) Rozalia Project made while working on the problem of marine debris and marine protected areas over the last 4 years. This presentation is interactive and great for all ages.

In a special November promotion in cooperation with the Seacoast Science Center, all month Rye Public Library members can show their library cards for a discounted membership at SSC!  Remember the Science Center will be closed Nov. 17-23.

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International Games Day

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Please plan to come to the library’s FIRST EVER International Games Day Event on Saturday, November 15th from 10:00AM – 2:00PM

Tons of FUN!  Food!  Games! Family Time!  BE THERE!!

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