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Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party June 28th with Magician/Comedian Bob Riordan

bobriordan-8ab588dfJune 28th  at  6:30pm  SRP Kickoff Party!

On your Mark, Get Set…READ! We are kicking off with Bob Riordan’s World of Wonder! His show combines magic, music, comedy, storytelling, and audience participation! This will be a blast!

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.

 

Book Bites Book Club June 27th

magyk 2Book Bites Book Club is for kids in grades 3-6. We will have 4 summer sessions on Mondays from 2:30 to 3:15PM. The dates we will meet are June 27th, July 11th, July 25th and August 8th.

Our title for June 27 is Magyk by Angie Sage. Copies will be 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.

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

 

 

 

 

Story Time

storytime readerOur Story Time program for toddlers and preschoolers meets on Wednesdays at 11:00 AM for a program that combines stories, singing, dancing, finger plays, and crafts!   No sign-up is required. All ages are welcome! We will meet each week during the Summer Reading Program, with the last story time being Wednesday August 10th. We will then resume regular programing in September.

 

Story Time at the Farmer’s Market

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Join Lisa for informal story times under the pine tree Wednesdays June 22- August 31 from 2:30 – 3:00 PM*
*weather permitting!

 


 

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 we have Reading Buddies. Stop in to practice your reading with a teen.

From 9:30-10:30AM on July 28, August 4 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.

 

Family Movie July 1

the sandlotJoin us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:00 P.M. Today’s movie is rated PG and runs for 101 minutes.

The Sandlot is the story of a new kid in town who is taken under the wing of a baseball prodigy and his team in this coming of age movie set in the summer of 1962. Join us for this family comedy.

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.

Teen Writer’s Workshop June 21st

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Due to a specific request, we’re giving this workshop a go!
Grades 6+ may join us to share writing, or just to critique what others have brought to the table. Our next meeting is Tuesday June 21st from 6:30pm -7:30pm.

 

Star Wars Movie Marathon June 23 and June 24

Star warsStar Wars Movie Marathon Thursday June 23rd  9:00am-4:30pm and Friday June 24th 8:30am – 6:45pm. Two Glorious Days of Star Wars!
The Youth department be showing all 7 films over the 2 days. Craft/Light Saber Duel/ Origami included between films. We will provide lunch Thursday, and you are invited to bring your own on Friday.

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.

 

 

 

Mother Goose on the Loose!

mother gooseMother Goose on the Loose is a thirty minute interactive session that uses songs and rhymes, puppets and musical instruments, to stimulate the learning process of babies and toddlers. We  meet Fridays from 10:00 to 10:30 AM in the Community Meeting Room.

We hope you can join us!

Family Movie July 8

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Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:00 P.M. Zootopia, our  movie  today,  is rated PG and runs for 108 minutes.

Join us for this family animated, comedy adventure from Walt Disney Studios. In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

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.