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Book Bites Book Club September 15th

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Book Bites Book Club is for kids in grades 3-5. We meet on the third Thursday of the month from 3:15 to 4:00PM, this month on the 15th.

The book we are reading for this session is The Name of this Book is Secret by Pseudonymous Bosch. 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.

 

 

 

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Friday Flick September 16

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Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:10 P.M. Today’s movie is The Jungle Book, is rated PG and runs for 106 minutes.

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

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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.

 

 

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Chess Club September 21st

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Chess 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.

 

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School Early Release Day Program Wednesday September 28th

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School has Early Release on Wednesday September 28th. We will be showing the movie The Jungle Book 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*, 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

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Deborrah Wyndham, Summer Music Finale! Ragtime Pianist Wed. Aug 17 at 3pm

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Join us on Wednesday, August 17th at 3 PM for our final Summer Music Series musical guest, Deborrah Wyndham, Ragtime Pianist.

This program is the finale of our summer music series and includes the music of Scott Joplin and other ragtime composers plus boogie woogie, novelty rags and more, including original contemporary compositions by the presenter, for a performance that appeals to all ages and musical tastes.

Drawings for the winning entries in our Summer Reading Bingo contest will be drawn during the program.

Pianist/Composer Deborrah Wyndham will present a variety of music on the piano in this

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Harry Potter Movie Marathon August 18th and 19th

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Harry Potter Movie Marathon August 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!

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RPL is an official Rye heat shelter

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The NWS Office in Gray, ME has placed southern and central portions of the State of New Hampshire in a Heat Advisory for Friday of this week. Temperatures will continue hot and humid through the weekend and early next week During this period, the Rye Public Library will serve as a designated heat shelter if needed.

The State of New Hampshire has also been placed in a Marginal Severe Thunderstorm risk for Friday of this week. Here are details for weather hazards through Monday:

* Heat and humidity will continue today with high temperatures forecast to reach the low-mid 90’s

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Deborrah Wyndham, Summer Music Finale! Ragtime Pianist Wed. Aug 17 at 3pm

Deborrah Wyndham

Join us on Wednesday, August 17th at 3 PM for our final Summer Music Series musical guest, Deborrah Wyndham, Ragtime Pianist.

This program is the finale of our summer music series and includes the music of Scott Joplin and other ragtime composers plus boogie woogie, novelty rags and more, including original contemporary compositions by the presenter, for a performance that appeals to all ages and musical tastes.

Drawings for the winning entries in our Summer Reading Bingo contest will be drawn during the program.

Pianist/Composer Deborrah Wyndham will present a variety of music on the piano in this

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RPL is an official Rye heat shelter

historic facade line drawing

The NWS Office in Gray, ME has placed southern and central portions of the State of New Hampshire in a Heat Advisory for Friday of this week Temperatures will continue hot and humid through the weekend and early next week. During this period, the Rye Public Library will serve as a designated heat shelter if needed.

The State of New Hampshire has also been placed in a Marginal Severe Thunderstorm risk for Friday of this week. Here are details for weather hazards through Monday:

* Heat and humidity will continue today with high temperatures forecast to reach the low-mid 90’s

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