Upcoming Programs

Posted On 30 Jul 2015
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CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS ~

EVERY HERO HAS A STORY – Summer Reading Program events:

Summer Nights
Tuesday, August 4th – 10:30 a.m.
We will be making lightning bug collecting jars!

Ronald McDonald
Thursday, August 6th – 6 p.m.
He will be here to present a program about reading!

Keep Cool!
Monday, August 10th – 10:30 a.m.
Today we will be designing a foam sun visor and cups with straws and lids
Superheroes need to look cool and stay hydrated!

Come Draw With Me (ages 7 and up)
Wednesday, August 12th – 10:30 a.m.
Children will be instructed by Ms. Catherine DeMaio on drawing cartoons and comics.
Children may be dropped off for this one as it will most likely be a 2-3 hour program.

Candyland
Thursday, August 20th – 3 “start times” (specify when you register): 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m.
Back for another day! Children will be the hero and help rescue the princess when they play
this “life-sized” version of this popular game. They will be the pieces (& get a sweet treat)!

Superhero Frame
Thursday, August 27th – 10:30 a.m.
Children will make a picture frame…maybe they can put a favorite summer photo in it?

Galaxy Dough
Friday, August 28th – 10:30 a.m.
In honor of our hero astronauts, we will be making galaxy dough. Children can take some home.

Ice Cream Social
Monday, August 31st – 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Any child who has read at least ten hours will be invited. Of course this year the party
will be superhero themed.  Don’t forget your capes and masks for pictures!

ADULT (AND FAMILY) PROGRAMS ~

The Mamakating Library Presents…
Author Marc B. Fried
Thursday, July 30th – 6 p.m.
Mr. Fried is known for his five books of Shawangunk region history and nature writing
and will be giving a brief introductory talk followed by readings from his new work and a book signing.

Joy of Chess Seminar (one-time event for children and adults)
Friday, July 31st – 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Learn how to play chess and then you will play the game.
Beginners welcome!

Sing-along with Tara (family event)
Wednesday, August 5th – 3:00 p.m.
No pre-registration necessary for this one…just drop in!

Delaware Valley Raptor Center
Tuesday, August 18th – 6 p.m.
Join us for a program for the whole family! Learn about small and large birds of prey.
Weather permitting we will be outside in our parking lot.  Bring your own chairs!

Due to limited space, please pre-register for ALL programs: (845) 888-8004

 

 **Priority will be given to all Mamakating Library cardholders**

 

~ For more information about any of these programs, call or stop by the library ~

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