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Teen Advisory Board March 28th

teen-wordleOur Teen Advisory board meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6:30- 7:30PM.

Want to get involved in your community? Need Community Service Hours? Love your library and want to volunteer? We plan programs, select books, create displays and have fun! Please contact Lisa for an application if you are interested in becoming a member of our Teen Advisory Board.

 


 

Story Time for toddlers and preschoolers

storytime readerOur Story Time program for toddlers and preschoolers meets on Thursdays at 10:00 AM for a program that combines stories, singing, dancing, finger plays, and crafts!   No sign-up is required. All ages are welcome!


Chess Club March 15th

 chessChess Club!   We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 3:15-4:15PM. This month we meet on March 15th.

No need to sign up, you can just drop in!
*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

Teen Writer’s Workshop March 21st

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Students in grades 6+ may join our teen writing workshop to share your writing, get critiques, give critiques- discuss your ideas! It’s all about whatever you need to get writing!

Our Teen Writer’s Workshop meets on the third Tuesday of the month. Our session this month will meet Tuesday March 21st from 5:30 to 6:30PM. Please note that this is a new time for the workshop.

 

Book Bites Book Club March 16th

Book Bites Book Club is for kids in grades 3-5. We meet on the third Thursday of the month from 3:15 to 4:00PM, this month on the 16th.
This month we are reading Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova. Copies are 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.

 

 

 

 

The Current State of New Hampshire and Obstacles to Prosperity

On Thursday, March 16th at 6:30 PM, Charlie Arlinghaus, President of the Josiah Bartlett Center for Public Policy will present an economic forecast for the state, a non-profit, non-partisan, independent think tank focused on state and local public policy issues that affect the quality of life for New Hampshire’s citizens.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Rye Public Library and is free of charge and open to the public.

Dumbledore’s Army – Harry Potter Club March 7th

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Shhhhhhhh….don’t tell Umbridge or Filch about this…or you’ll break out in SNEAK spots!

Dumbledore’s Army next meets on Tuesday March 7th from 6:00 to 7:30PM. We meet on the first Tuesday of  the month. All Ages are welcome!

This once-a-month group meets in the room of requirement to do Harry Potter-related crafts, eat HP-related foods, watch movies, discuss books, do read-alouds, have trivia nights, read and/or write fan-fic…whatever we can think up related to the Wizarding World!  I assure you, it is a blast!

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

 

Turn the Page Cafe–After School Snack Wednesday March 8th


We’re making easy snacks for youth and teens in our “Turn the Page Cafe” — delicious snacking and snack-making!   We will meet on Wednesday March 8th from 3:00 to 4:00PM.  Today we will be making “walking tacos”. If you like to cook (or eat), this is for you!

 

 

 

 

Teen Writer’s Workshop February 21st

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Students in grades 6+ may join our teen writing workshop to share your writing, get critiques, give critiques- discuss your ideas! It’s all about whatever you need to get writing!

Our Teen Writer’s Workshop meets on the third Tuesday of the month. Our session this month will meet Tuesday February 21st from 5:30 to 6:30PM. Please note that this is a new time for the workshop.

 

Teen After-Hours Friday Night Movie February 24th

Teens: Join Lisa at 5:00PM for an after hours flick! Tonight’s movie is Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. It  is rated PG-13 and runs for 127 minutes.  Dinner and snacks included!

When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers. This adventure drama is directed by Tim Burton and is based on a novel by Ransom Riggs.

Please check in with the youth department if you have any questions.