Egg Hatching at the Library!
- Monday, June 10, 2013 9:00 PM
Our Children’s Department will be incubating and hatching eggs provided by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County from May 21st through June 10th. During this time we will have a special display of fiction and non-fiction books on the subject of chickens for parents and their children to enjoy. Keep up to date on hatching news by following our blog posts and watch the baby chicks hatch via web cam on our library’s webpage. Be sure to stop by the children’s department to see the eggs and chicks before they fly the coop.
Parenting Program: Infant and Child CPR & Choking
- 9:00 PM
Fee: $35.00 per person. Check only made out to Lori Green at time of Registration.
Registration is in person only at the Children’s Reference Desk.
Lori Green, a certified CPR instructor, registered nurse and EMT, will provide this 3 hour workshop that teaches how to successfully perform Infant and Child CPR, and other life saving skills. American Red Cross certification is received upon completion of this workshop. BPJ907
75th Anniversary Program: The Gizmo Guy’s
- 11:00 AM
Preschool through 5th Grade.
The Gizmo Guys are a comedy juggling act, and so much more. Their act includes original routines, quick-witted verbal repartee and world class juggling skills in a very light hearted approach to the art. The Gizmo Guys have appeared before well over a million people in more than 2500 live performances. In addition to touring extensively in the U.S. and Canada, the Gizmo Guys have strutted their stuff in places as diverse as Saudi Arabia and Japan and have taught juggling at the renowned French and Canadian National Circus Schools. The Gizmo Guys’ humor reaches audiences of all ages from toddlers to great-grandparents. So join us for this hilarious performance that will entertain the whole family. BPJ904
Kid’s Going Outside!: Down at the Beach
- 2:30 PM
16 children 3-5 years old.
It’s time to get outdoors and enjoy the warmer weather and sandy beach. Join Mrs. Ahearn down at the beach for a story and a fun time painting seashells. Weather permitting. BPJ903
Summer Reading Club Kickoff: Pirate School!
- 11:00 AM
Join us for our summer reading club kickoff celebration featuring David Engel’s performance of “Pirate School.” Pirate School is a madcap, swashbuckling comic vaudeville show that aims to satisfy children’s universal curiosity about the briny Buccaneers of yore. With its mischievous blend of clown theater, adept magic, zany music, special effects and boisterous full-audience participation it's sure to please budding Buccaneers. BPJ906
Summer Reading Club: Dig Into Reading
- Saturday, August 17, 2013 5:00 PM
Children from 12 months through the 5th grade.
The public library cares about your children and has planned programs to keep them reading and learning all summer. This summer’s reading club theme, “Dig Into Reading!” will explore the wonders of the “underground”. We often overlook what’s right beneath our feet. This summer join us as we explore our natural resources, fossils, the wonders of caves and subterranean animals. So dig in and uncover some great books and fun programs at the library this summer. Registration for the summer reading club begins on Monday, June 24th, following our kickoff celebration, “Pirate School” with David Engle.