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YAttitudes Teen Book Club May 12th

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This month we meet on Tuesday May 12th from 7:00 – 8:00PM. The book we are reading is I am Number Four by Pittacus Lore. Copies will be available in the youth department. Join us for discussion and delicious snacks!

This will be our last YAttitudes session of the school year.

Fun stuff to eat and great b eat and great books to talk

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Military Book group selection for June4, 2015

In Deadly Combat

The Rye Public Library Military Book Group has chosen Bunker Hill, by Nathaniel Philbrick as the title for their June 4th discussion at 6:30 PM. The Military Book Group meets on the first Thursday of the month.

Boston in 1775 is an island city occupied by British troops after a series of incendiary incidents by patriots who range from sober citizens to thuggish vigilantes. After the Boston Tea Party, British and American soldiers and Massachusetts residents have warily maneuvered around each other until April 19, when violence finally erupts at Lexington and Concord. In June, however, with

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Book Bites Book Club For Kids – May Meeting

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Book Bites Book Club is for kids in grades 2-4. Our next meeting will be Thursday May 28th from 3:15-4:00PM.

Our book this month is Warriors: Into the Wild by Erin Hunter. 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.

 

 

Friday Flick May 8

Annie 2015

Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:10 P.M. This movie is rated PG and runs for 118 minutes.**Please note that this movie will end just after our closing time–it will be finished at 5:08PM.**

Quvenzhané Wallis stars as a young, happy foster kid who lives with a mean foster mom. She sees her life change when business tycoon and New York Mayoral candidate takes her in. Also stars Cameron Diaz and Jamie Foxx.

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

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Youth Beading Club May 5

I've got a secret

Lisa will be holding a beading craft class for ages 8 and up on Tuesday, May 5th from 3:00 – 5:00pm. Our project is a bracelet called “I’ve got a secret”. Our sessions fill quickly, so please let us know if you are interested. Class size is limited. 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. Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

Friday Flick April 24

night at museum 3

Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:10 P.M. Today’s movie is rated PG and runs for 120 minutes.**Please note that this movie will end just after our closing time–it will be finished at 5:10PM.**

This is the third movie of a series featuring Ben Stiller, Robin Williams and Owen Wilson. Larry, the museum security guard, spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.

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Adult Book Group for May 19, 2015

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The Adult Book Discussion Group selection for May 19, 2015, is The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro. The group meets the third Tuesday of every month from 2 – 3 P.M. and from 7 – 8 P.M. Newcomers are always welcome. Call us or drop in to reserve your copy! Downloadable copies may also available for checkout on our Kindle devices.

Almost twenty-five years after the infamous art heist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum—still the largest unsolved art theft in history—one of the stolen Degas paintings is delivered to the Boston studio of a young artist.

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Rye’s Oldest Homes Thursday April 23 at 7pm

4-23 Old Homes

Join us as the Rye Public Library and Rye Historical Society cooperatively present a power point talk about Rye’s historic homes and specifically the moving of the historic Marston House from Hampton to Rye in 1975. This presentation will be given by Rye historian Alex Herlihy.

While many other historical homes will be considered, the majority of the presentation will concern the Marston house. Originally built in 1654 , it was expanded in the early1700’s and 1840. The history of this home represents three centuries of Marstons, one of the founding families of Hampton which used to include the southern

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Book Bites Book Club For Kids- April Meeting

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Book Bites Book Club is for kids in grades 2-4.Our next meeting will be Thursday April 23rd from 3:15-4:00PM.We meet on the fourth Thursday of the month in the Youth Department.

Our book this month is The Land of Stories:The Wishing Spell by Chris Colfer. 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.

 

 

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Crafternoons April 21

headband

We will be having a “crafternoons” program April 21st from 3:00 to 4:00PM.

This is a fun elementary – aged craft program. This month we will be making a headband with a felt flower! The activity is recommended for age 8+ and it will involve basic sewing. Sign-up is required. Space is limited and this program fills up fast, so call now to reserve your space!

*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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