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Brilliant! Registration Begins June 23

BRILLIANT! (A  PROGRAM ABOUT DAY-GLO) Monday July 7, 7pm.  Entering Grades 3 & 4.

 Take home a copy of The Day-Glo Brothers; The True Story Of Bob And Joe Switzer's Bright Ideas and Brand-New Colors by Chris Barton.day-glo brothers We'll review the story,  learn how day-glo was invented, and create a  glow-in-the-dark playdough sculpture.  Register and pick up a copy of the book starting June 23!

Yarn Bombers

THURSDAYS, JANUARY  9  - 30  at  4 PM.

YarnGRADES 4 & UP

Beat the winter blahs!  Come and learn the basics of Knit and Crochet (or work on more advanced projects) with instructors Arlene Sandner, Frieda Luxenberg and Maureen Dilleo. Program and materials are free, but registration is required. Co-sponsored by the Clarkstown Family Resource Center.

 

Family Movie Today: Duma

Family Movie

A charming story of friendship between a boy and his adopted animal friend.

Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3PM

Dig Into Mysteries

DetectiveWANTED!

Young detectives needed to find clues, discover evidence and solve crimes. No experience necessary.  Mondays, July 8, 15, 22 at 7pm.  Must be entering Grades 3 or 4.  Registration begins on June 24th.

 

White Sand, Blue Sea

CaribbeanInstead of heading home after school on Friday May 10th,  how about taking an imaginary trip to the Caribbean through stories, songs and a craft?   Registration begins Wednesday April 24th.  Open to children in grades 2-4.

March Into Spring Re-scheduled

DaffodilsMARCH INTO SPRING - Re-scheduled to March 15 at 4pm.


There's still time for kids in grades K-2 to sign up for this after-school story and craft program. Due to our unexpected snow closing on Friday March 8, it has been re-scheduled for this coming Friday March 15 at 4pm.  Call to reserve a space!

New!

MuzzyWe have recently added MUZZY,  the award winning multimedia foriegn language program for children, to our database offerings.  This is an entertaining and effective way to introduce young children to Spanish, Mandarin, French,  and many others.   It is also a source of help for children learning English as a second language.  You can access MUZZY from home, on this homepage,  by clicking on the first item under the RESEARCH TAB....DATABASES. Select the STUDENT tab on the right, and you will find MUZZY listed amongst the other databases so valuable to young learners.

Holidays On The Way

The reHoliday favoritescent snowflakes are a reminder that the winter 2012 holiday season really is underway.  The Winter Solstice is on December 21, Christmas  just weeks away, and the first candle of Hanukkah will be lit on Saturday December 8th, after the Sabbath has ended.

Scrambled States Of America

scrambled states Scrambled States Of America

Wednesday Aug. 22 at 10:00 AM.  Grades 2-4.  Registration required!

Inspired by Laurie Keller's funny book, we'll explore the states through songs, stories & games.

Registration begins WEDNESDAY AUGUST 8th

 

What's a Tech Petting Zoo???

owlUnfortunately, it won't be possible for us to have a room full of adorable farm animals to touch, HOWEVER, we will have a few e-readers and ipods available for children (and their parents)  to become fully aquainted with.  We will answer your questions, let you touch the equipment, and show you how to use it. We will also explore the Library's Webpage, Databases and Freegal. 

      Techie Petting Zoo Hours Monday July 9 and July 23 from 7:30 - 8:30 in The Meeting Room

       For Children in Grades 4 and up, and parents.

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