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Star Wars Movie Marathon April 27th & 28th

Star warsStar Wars Movie Marathon Thursday April 27th  8:00am-6:00pm and Friday April 28th 8:00am – 5:45pm. Two Glorious Days of Star Wars! What a fun thing to do during school vacation week!
The Youth department be showing all 8 films over the 2 days. Activities will be included between films. We will provide lunch Thursday, and you are invited to bring your own on Friday. Please bring snacks to share each day.

No age restriction, but keep in mind that some of the films are PG-13. Parents keep in mind that only children age 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please check the content of the film to be sure that it is appropriate for your child. Let us know if you have any questions.

 

 

 

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!


Active T(w)een Yoga Class with Carla Cole

Carla Cole is offering a pilot program at RPL inviting teens/tweens to begin yoga practice. She is a certified instructor and offers the program free of charge.

This fun and active yoga class will work with movement and breath. It is designed for tweens and teens to get moving and learn ways to bring more calm to your days and empowering you to become more self-aware and self confident.

Sessions will take place in the CMR for May on Wednesdays at 3:15. Dates are May 3,10, 17 & 24. Please bring a yoga mat and a smile!

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

 

Dumbledore’s Army – Harry Potter Club May 2

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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 May 2nd 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.

 

Teen Writer’s Workshop April18th

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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 April 18th from 5:30 to 6:30PM.

 

Chess Club April 19th

 chessChess Club!   We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 3:15-4:15PM. This month we meet on April 19th.

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.

 

Book Bites Book Club April 20th

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 20th.
This month we are reading Skink No Surrender by Carl Hiaasen. 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.

 

 

 

 

Turn the Page Cafe–After School Snack Wednesday April 12th


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 April 12th from 3:00 to 3:30PM. By popular demand, this time we are again making apple and cheddar quesadillas! If you like to cook (or eat), this is for you!

 

 

 

Teen After-Hours Friday Night Movie April 7th

Teens: Join Lisa at 5:00PM for an after hours flick! Tonight’s movie is Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. It  is rated PG-13 and runs for 132 minutes.  Dinner and snacks included!

This movie tells the adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.  Something mysterious is leaving a path of destruction in the streets of 1926 New York, threatening to expose the wizarding community.

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

 

 

 

 

Crazy 8s Math Club Cancelled Monday April 3

 The CrazCrazy 8s Logoy 8 s Math Club scheduled for Monday April 3rd  has been cancelled.

We will be in touch with the group members to reschedule.

Please call the library if you have any questions.