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Chess Club July 20th

 chessChess Club!   Our next session is Wednesday July 20th from 3:15 – 5:15PM.  3:15 – 4:15 will be a free play time. Chess Pro Michael Sullivan will be here from 4:15 – 5:15 to present fun chess activities and teach kids how to play. We are pleased that we will be continuing this program throughout the summer on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.
*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

Family Movie July 22

Join uAladdins for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:00 P.M. Today’s movie is Aladdin. It is rated G and runs for 91 mins.

Join us for this wonderful animated Disney masterpiece!

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.

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.

 

Storyteller and Humorist Simon Brooks July 19th

The Youth DeSimon-Brookspartment is pleased to present Simon Brooks, a storyteller and humorist here on Tuesday July 19th from 6:30-7:30PM. Join us for this engaging, powerful performance! Simon will be telling stories from all over the world. Simon’s performances have been likened to a cross between an intimate conversation and a solo theater production, complete with sound effects and character voices which will leave you astonished that they came from just one person. This is a wonderful evening the whole family will enjoy!

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.

 

Book Bites Book Club July 25th

night dividedBook 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.

The book we are reading for July 25th is A Night Divided by Jennifer A Nielsen. 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.

 

 

 

 

Family Movie July 15th

 

kung fu 3Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:00 PM. Kung Fu Panda 3, our  movie  today,  is rated PG and runs for 95 minutes.

Po and the Furious Five are back in this hilarious film for the whole family. Join us for this animated comedy from Dreamworks.

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.

Bead-n-Read

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 program is a hit!** Please note that the July 18th session and the August 1st session are both full, but you can be put on the waitlist. We still have room on Thursday August 11th.

There will be 4 separate sessions: Tuesday July 5th from 6:00 – 8:00PM; Monday July 18th from 2:00 – 4:00PM; Monday August 1st and Thursday August 11th from 2:00 – 4:00PM. Space is limited to 6 in each group. 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.

 

SRP- Cookies and Milk Pajama Story Time with Chris Rose July 26

Join upajama storytime bears on Tuesday July 26th at 6:30PM. Tonight we welcome back Chris Rose for a cookies and milk pajama story time! Chris is a 4th grade teacher and illustrious book seller. He delights audiences with his readings of favorite (and very funny) books!

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

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

 

Harry Potter 12 Hour Readathon July 29th

WOW!! We areharry-potter-series having a 12 hour live streaming, read aloud marathon from 9:30AM until 9:30PM Friday July 29th! We are celebrating the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on July 31st.

Stop in or call today to sign-up for half hour increments. More information is available in the Youth Department. Please note that the hours of this program has been revised to be 12 hours.

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


 

 

Youth Picnic & Field Day Tuesday August 2nd

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.