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Summer Reading Program Thursday Activities 2017

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

From 9:45-10:30AM on June 29,  July 13 and July 20 and August 10 we have Sit, Stay, Read. Practice reading with a Listening Dog.

From 9:45-10:30AM on July 6, July 27 and August 3 we have Reading Buddies. Stop in to practice your reading with a teen.

Come build something fun from 11:00AM- 12:00PM on June 29, July 13, July 20, July 27 and August 10. We have LOTS of Legos!

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

 

Chess Club July 19

Chess Club!We will meet once during the Summer Reading Program, on July 19th from 3:15 to 4:15PM.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.

 

Cookies and Milk Pajama Story Time with Chris Rose July 18

Cookies and Milk Pajama Story Time with Chris Rose Tuesday July 18th 6:30PM

Chris Rose, 4th grade teacher and illustrious book seller will delight audiences with his readings of favorite (and very funny) books.

Wear your jammies, bring a stuffed animal and have a blast!

Sign-up is required for this program, so stop by the youth department to sign up!

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

This program has been generously sponsored by The Friends of the Rye Public Library.

 

 

The Hampstead Stage Company Proudly Presents Beauty and the Beast July 25

 

 We are pleased to welcome back The Hampstead Stage Company! This year they will present Beauty and the Beast. The show is on Tuesday July 25 at 6:30PM.

From their website: Beauty and the Beast is the French fairy tale of a selfless young woman, Beauty, who takes her father’s place as prisoner in a castle far away. Upon arrival, she meets the owner of the castle who appears to be a terrifying Beast. As time progresses, Beauty and the Beast begin to get to know not only each other, but also themselves. In this heartwarming, yet humorous tale, discover the power of being yourself and what it means to listen to your heart.  Recommended for ages 5 and up.

 Sign-up is required for this program, so stop by the youth department to sign up!

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

This program has been generously sponsored by The Friends of the Rye Public Library.

 

Dumbledore’s Army – Harry Potter Club July 11

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

Dumbledore’s Army will meet once during the summer, on Tuesday July 11th from 6:00 to 7:30PM. (We will then resume our regular schedule in September)

This  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!  All Ages are welcome!

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

 

Summer Reading Program Kickoff June 27th with Magician Peter Boie

June 27th  at  6:30pm  SRP Kickoff !

Build a Better World! We are kicking off with Magician Peter Boie, Magician for Non-believers! This is going to be a great show!

Sign up is REQUIRED. Sign up now in the Youth Department. This program has been generously sponsored by the Friends of the Rye Public Library.

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

 

Teen Advisory Board May 23rd

teen-wordleOur Teen Advisory board meets during the school year on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6:30- 7:30PM. This month we meet on the 23rd.

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.

 


 

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 June 6

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

Dumbledore’s Army next meets on Tuesday June 6th from 6:00 to 7:30PM. We meet on the first Tuesday of the month during the school year. We will meet once during the summer, on Tuesday July 11th. We will then resume our regular schedule in September.

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! All Ages are welcome!

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 Tuesday May 30th


We’re making easy snacks for youth and teens in our “Turn the Page Cafe” — delicious snacking and snack-making!   We will meet on Tuesday May 30th from 3:00 to 3:30PM. Today we are making waffles! If you like to cook (or eat), this is for you!