Pride Celebration for Children - outdoor event (Registration)

Pride Celebration for Children – outdoor event (Registration)

Tuesday, June 15

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 3-12

Enjoy Pride Month with your friends in a socially distanced way and contribute to a community craft that celebrates love and identity in all its forms! Our artwork will be permanently displayed in the children’s room afterwards.

Register with dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call the Library at 693-6614 for the meeting location – please indicate you are registering for this program in the email.

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Dungeons & Dragons Club via ZOOM (CLOSED - Email for information)

Dungeons & Dragons Club via ZOOM (CLOSED – Email for information)

Wednesday, June 16

4:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Ages 9-12

Dungeons and Dragons is back! Join the newly revived club, led by a local middle school Dungeon Master! Previous meeting attendance is recommended, but not required.

Registration is currently closed but you may email dobchildref@wlsmail.org with questions or interest to join.

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, June 17

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register with dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call the Library at 693-6614 to get the Zoom link – please indicate you are registering for this program in the email.

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Paws for Reading with Chubba via ZOOM (Registration)

Paws for Reading with Chubba via ZOOM (Registration)

Friday, June 18

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 4 and up.

Children read one-on-one with Chubba, a specially trained Reading Education Assistance Dog (R.E.A.D.) and his handler, Hastings resident Deirdre Drohan Forbes. Children will select a book to read to Chubba before the program begins, and they will spend 10 – 15 minutes reading aloud. They are also welcome to ask questions about Chubba, a 5-year-old rescued pit bull who loves children, other dogs, and reading.

Register with dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call the Library at 693-6614 to get the Zoom link – please indicate you are registering for this program in the email.

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Take & Make Juneteenth Popsicle Craft Kit for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Juneteenth Popsicle Craft Kit for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, June 19

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

This Week’s Kit – Juneteenth popsicle craft

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Dungeons & Dragons Club via ZOOM (CLOSED - Email for information)

Dungeons & Dragons Club via ZOOM (CLOSED – Email for information)

Wednesday, June 23

4:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Ages 9-12

Dungeons and Dragons is back! Join the newly revived club, led by a local middle school Dungeon Master! Previous meeting attendance is recommended, but not required.

Registration is currently closed but you may email dobchildref@wlsmail.org with questions or interest to join.

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, June 24

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register with dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call the Library at 693-6614 to get the Zoom link – please indicate you are registering for this program in the email.

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Take & Make Leftovers Day Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Leftovers Day Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, June 26

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

This week’s Kit – Missed a craft this month? Don’t worry! You can pick up one from our surplus pile!

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Summer Reading Kickoff Event - Virtual Show

Summer Reading Kickoff Event – Virtual Show

Monday, June 28

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Ages 4+

Kickoff the Summer Reading Program with a virtual show from Talewise called Unicorns: Break the Cage

Join us on a wild adventure about two kids who visit the city zoo and discover all sorts of incredible animals, including a horse who knows in its heart that it’s truly a unicorn! The animals join forces to stand up to the tyrannical Zoo Owner — but do they have what it takes to leave their cages forever? The fun animated story segues into fascinating science concept segments about life sciences and animals, so you won’t only be entertained — you’ll learn something, too!

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Outdoor "Drive-in" Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor “Drive-in” Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Wednesday, June 30

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Ages 2-6

Decorate a box to look like a car and “drive” into the first of our twilight summer storytimes at Waterfront Park!

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the children’s room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

 

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Online Owl Pellet Dissection via ZOOM (Registration)

Online Owl Pellet Dissection via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, July 1

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages 8+

Join librarians Ned and Gina to discover what owls eat and learn how to reconstruct a skeleton by searching through your very own owl pellet to find animal bones. Please reserve your spot and pick up a dissection kit (complete with magnifying glass, gloves, pellet, and everything else you’ll need!) ahead of time by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up – Space is limited!

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, July 1

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, July 3

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

Craft to be announced

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Pop-Up Comics Lab with Becky Pits on the library terrace (Registration)

Pop-Up Comics Lab with Becky Pits on the library terrace (Registration)

Tuesday, July 6

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Ages 8-12

Learn to create a character and draw comics just like in your favorite graphic novels! Becky Pitts, a community volunteer with a forthcoming book, will be teaching us everything we need to know.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Outdoor "Drive-in" Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor “Drive-in” Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Wednesday, July 7

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Ages 2-6

Decorate a box to look like a car and “drive” into our twilight summer storytimes at Waterfront Park!

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, July 8

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, July 10

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

Craft to be announced

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Outdoor "Drive-in" Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor “Drive-in” Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Wednesday, July 14

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Ages 2-6

Decorate a box to look like a car and “drive” into our twilight summer storytimes at Waterfront Park!

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Outdoor R.E.A.D. - Therapy Dog meet-up at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor R.E.A.D. – Therapy Dog meet-up at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Thursday, July 15

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Ages 4+

Love animals? How about reading? Come read to a trained therapy dog for fifteen minutes under the trees in Waterfront Park!

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, July 15

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Online Meet the Animals: A Virtual Farm Tour via ZOOM (Registration)

Online Meet the Animals: A Virtual Farm Tour via ZOOM (Registration)

Friday, July 16

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages 2+

Explore a real-life barn from the comfort of your own home! Ms. Anna of Nyack will take us around her farm to show us the animals that she takes care of every day. You can meet 2 goats, 2 dogs, 4 chickens and a bunny and learn about their daily routines!

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, July 17

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

Craft to be announced

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Outdoor "Drive-in" Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor “Drive-in” Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Wednesday, July 21

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Ages 2-6

Decorate a box to look like a car and “drive” into our twilight summer storytimes at Waterfront Park!

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Outdoor DIY Birdsaver Craft on the library terrace (Registration)

Outdoor DIY Birdsaver Craft on the library terrace (Registration)

Thursday, July 22

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages 4+

The library needs your help! Birds keep getting hurt when they fly into our windows so we need YOU to make colorful cords that we’ll hang in the windows so they know to fly around them.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

 

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, July 22

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Online Pet Show-and-Tell Storytime via ZOOM (Registration)

Online Pet Show-and-Tell Storytime via ZOOM (Registration)

Friday, July 23

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Ages 4-8

Show off your pets and/or stuffed animals on this special Zoom with Ms. Gina, who will read stories for her whole audience, kids and animals alike.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, July 24

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

Craft to be announced

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Outdoor "Drive-in" Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor “Drive-in” Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Wednesday, July 28

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Ages 2-6

Decorate a box to look like a car and “drive” into our twilight summer storytimes at Waterfront Park!

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, July 29

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Online Performance by Storyteller Donna Washington via ZOOM (Registration)

Online Performance by Storyteller Donna Washington via ZOOM (Registration)

Friday, July 30

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages 5-11

Internationally acclaimed performer and author Donna Washington will be performing a LIVE virtual show for us on Zoom! She will tell us tales about tails and answer questions about her art. Her show will be available to watch on Vimeo for the week following the performance. Thank you to Greenburgh Public Library for co-hosting this show with us!

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, July 31

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

Craft to be announced

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Outdoor "Drive-in" Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor “Drive-in” Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Wednesday, August 4

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Ages 2-6

Decorate a box to look like a car and “drive” into our twilight summer storytimes at Waterfront Park!

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, August 5

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, August 7

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

Craft to be announced

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Outdoor "Drive-in" Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor “Drive-in” Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Wednesday, August 11

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Ages 2-6

Decorate a box to look like a car and “drive” into our twilight summer storytimes at Waterfront Park!

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, August 12

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, August 14

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

Craft to be announced

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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Outdoor "Drive-in" Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Outdoor “Drive-in” Storytime at Waterfront Park (Registration)

Wednesday, August 18

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Ages 2-6

Decorate a box to look like a car and “drive” into our twilight summer storytimes at Waterfront Park!

This program will be socially-distanced. Please make sure you and everyone in your family over the age of 2 wears their masks for its entirety.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

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Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Chapter Book Read Alouds via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, August 19

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 7-9.

Tune in to listen to Ms. Gina read from The Dark Lord Clementine by Sarah Jean Hurwitz.  She will read from the same book every week until she finishes it, but don’t worry if you miss a meeting — she’ll catch you up before starting.

Register by emailing dobchildref@wlsmail.org, calling (914) 693-6615, or stopping by the Children’s Room to sign up.

P.S. By attending this program, you can earn 250 points for your summer reading game logs!

“When her father is cursed by a rival witch, twelve-year-old Clementine Morcerous assumes his duties as Dark Lord of the realm, but soon questions her father’s code of good and evil.”

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Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids - Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Take & Make Craft Kits for Kids – Limited Supply / Contact the Library to schedule a pick up

Saturday, August 21

All Day

Ages 3 and up.

Pick up a kit containing a craft that you can do at home – supplies are limited!

Craft to be announced

Contact the Library at dobchildref@wlsmail.org or call 693-6614 to schedule a pick up time.

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