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Crafternoons January 27 has been Postponed. New Date February 3

bookmark craft**This program has been postponed to Tuesday February 3rd.**

“Crafternoons” Tuesday January 27th  3:00 – 4:00 PM. Join us for a fun elementary – aged craft program. We usually meet the 4th Tuesday of the month.

We’re making this Bookmark! This activity is recommended for age 8+. There will be basic sewing on this project. Sign-up is required. Space is limited and this program fills up fast!

*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 January meeting-Cancelled

 

teen-wordle**Teen Advisory Board January 20th-CANCELLED**

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 January meeting is Tuesday the 20th from 6:30 -7:30PM. If you’re interested, call Lisa @ 964-8401 for an application.

 

School Early Release Day Program Wednesday February 11

Schsoul surferool has Early Release on  Wednesday February 11th. We will be showing a movie in 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 and runs for 106 minutes & begins at 1:00PM.

Today’s film is the inspiring true story of teen surfer Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a champion again, through sheer determination and unwavering faith.

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.

 

School Early Release Day Program Wednesday January 14

Schthe princess brideool has Early Release on  Wednesday January 14th. We will be showing a movie in 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 and runs for 98 minutes and begins at 1:00PM.

Based on William Goldman’s novel, this film is staged as a book read by a grandfather (Peter Falk) to his ill grandson (Fred Savage). Falk’s character assures a romance-weary Savage that the book has much more to deliver than a simpering love story, including but not limited to fencing, fighting, torture, death, true love, giants, and pirates.

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.

 

Y-La Teen Advisory Board-meeting cancelled

 ** This meeting has been cancelled- the next Y-LA meeting will be January 20th**

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.

 

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.

 

Local Author Book Signing December 2

Bondar Book signing
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.

 

 

 

Youth

The Jackie Ann Philbrick Youth Library

The Rye Public Library’s youth department is home to great books, movies, music CDs and audio books. We welcome and offer programs for children from birth through high school.

Services

  • Toddler Story time and Craft
  • Summer Reading Program
    • Reading Challenges
    • Annual Talent Show
    • Trivia with Prizes . . . and More!
  • Read to Hank the Therapy Dog
  • YAttitudes Teen/Parent Book Group
  • Art, Beading and Other Crafts for Teens and Children
  • Friday Flicks Movies with Popcorn
  • Computer Databases to Assist with Research
  • Homework Supplies Available
  • Designated Young Adult Room
  • Youth Computer Room
  • Enthusiastic and Experienced Staff to Assist You