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Dumbledore’s Army – Harry Potter Club September 6th

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

Dumbledore’s Army next meets on Tuesday September 6th from 6:00 to 7:30PM. Please note our new schedule for the school year.  We will now 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 fanfic…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.

 

Crazy 8s Math Club Season 2 New session

Math Gone WCrazy 8s Logoild!!! Crazy 8s Math Club for Grades K-2 will meet Mondays, 3:15 to 4:15 PM for 8 weeks starting September 26th. (No meeting on October 10th)

This is a SUPER FUN math club; please sign-up and plan to attend all 8 weeks.  Continuity is key to having a fun experience with math.  Limited spaces are available. CALL TO SIGN UP NOW!!!

Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

 

Make a Fairy House Program Wednesday September 14th

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Fairy House Making with Stefania Metalious 

We are having a program to make a fairy house on Wednesday September 14th. We will have a session at 5:30PM, and one at 6:00PM. You can make one to display here at RPL or take home. Here is a picture of a fairy house that was built here last fall!

Stef does an AMAZING job!  All materials for gorgeous Fairy Houses will be available – just bring your imagination! And dress up for fun!

Houses will include both natural and not-so-natural elements – you choose!  Sign up is required. Space is VERY limited, so call now!

Parents, please remember that only children over age 8 may be left in the library without supervision. Please let us know if you have any questions.

 

 

 

Teen Advisory Board Meeting September 27th

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Want to get involved in your community? Need Community Service Hours? Love your library and want to volunteer? Our Teen Advisory board meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6:30- 7:30PM, this month on September 27th. We plan programs, select books, create displays and have fun! Please contact Lisa for an application if you are interested in becoming a member.

 

 


 

Chess Club September 21st

 chessChess Club!   We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 3:15-5:15PM. This month we meet on September 21st. 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.

 

School Early Release Day Program Wednesday September 28th

School has Early Release on  Wednesday September 28th. We will be showing the movie  The Jungle Book jungle bookin the Community Room. The Wednesday movie we usually show for adults has been selected for the early release so that our youth can attend. This movie is rated PG*, runs for 106 minutes & begins at 1:00PM.

Join us for this new epic adventure from Disney Studios. Mowgli, a man-cub raised in the jungle by a family of wolves, embarks on a journey of self discovery when he is forced to abandon the only home he has known.

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please be sure to check the content of this film to be sure that the film is appropriate for your child. Please call the library if you have any questions.

In addition to the movie, Lisa will hold a Teen craft event from 1:00-2:00PM. This will be drop-in, but limited to the first 8 to arrive. More information will be available soon!

 

 

Harry Potter Movie Marathon August 18th and 19th

Harry Potter Movie Marathon harry-potter-movies-in-orderAugust 18th 8am – 6:30pm and August 19th 8am – 6pm. Two Glorious Days of Hogwarts!

Wear costumes (contest!)

What to bring: your own pillows, blankets, sleeping bags to set up camp; bring your lunch both days (pizza will be served in the evenings for dinner).

NOTE: Your admission price is a Harry Potter – themed snack to share with others! (A Google search yields fun and easy ideas). Thank you!

No age restriction, but keep in mind that some of the films are rated PG-13. Please contact the youth department for more information!

 

Bead-n-Read Thursday August 11th

I've got a secretBead-n-Read is a new program in the Youth Department! During each session we will do a beading craft while listening to an audio book. This program is for ages 8+ (Grades 3+). This photo is an example of one of our previous projects!

This is our last session of the summer: Thursday August 11th from 2:00 – 4:00PM. Space is limited to 6 in each group. Please note that August 11th session is full, but we can put you a a wait-list.

Sign-up is REQUIRED  (so I have enough supplies for everyone – thanks!)

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

 

Summer Reading Program Thursday Activities

Come visit on a Thlegoursday Morning! We have “Triple Ticket Trivia”.  Answer a question and get 3 tickets!

From 9:30-10:30AM on June 30, July 7, July 14 and July 21 and August 4th we have Reading Buddies. Stop in to practice your reading with a teen.

From 9:30-10:30AM on July 28, and August 11 we have Listening Dogs here  for reading practice.

From 11:00AM- 12:00PM on Thursdays from June 30- August 11 we Lego Mania. We have LOTS of Legos. Come build something fun!

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

 

Youth Picnic & Field Day Tuesday August 2nd Cancelled

**PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE CANCELLING THIS EVENT. Please contact us if you have any questions!

The Youth Department is pleased trunnerso announce our Family Picnic and Field Day…On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!  Picnic dinner and fun old-fashioned races and games to get everyone moving!  Tuesday, August 2nd 4:30 – 6:30pm. This event is rain or shine. We will meet here at RPL and go to Parson’s Field. We will hold the event here in the event of rain.  Sign-up is required, so please contact us now!

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

This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Rye Public Library.