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2018 SUMMER PROGRAMS

 

AUGUST CHALLENGE: For READERS only

* August Challenge forms available beginning July 30.

* Read more books and turn in form BY August 30 for one more prize.

 

LEGO CLUB                                          

Mondays, 1-2pm: July 9—July 30 Youth Services Program Room

Lego Club is open to all ages—children under the age of 5 must have an adult stay in the room. Check in at the Youth Services Desk. Pre-registration is not required, but space is limited. Read-to-Lola in the Youth Services Department from 1:30-2:30pm each Lego Monday.

 

CHESS CLUB

(for grades 1-8, 2018/19 school year)

Tuesdays at 5-6:30 OR 7-8:30: June 19—August 7

Pick up registration sheet at the Youth Services Desk or download here! Chess Club meets in the Community Room. Registrations must be turned in prior to June 16—there is a $10 charge for supplies for this program.

NEW this Summer!Parent Movie Nights...check out the details here!

 

PLAYGROUP

Fridays 9:30-10:30am

For preschool age or younger and their caregivers in the Youth Services Program Room. This is not structured as storytime. No registration is required; however, space is limited.

 

CRAFT DAYS

Pre-registration is required for each craft day—there will be a limited number of supplies—but you may stop in the Youth Services Program Room anytime between 1:00-3:00pm to do the project. For all ages.

Friday, August 3—Galaxy Jars; registration begins July 20.

After you finish your project, practice reading with Bo! Bo will be in the Youth Services Department each craft day from 1:30-2:30pm.

 

STUFFED ANIMAL SLEEPOVER

Monday, July 30; stuffed animal drop off between 9:00am and 5:00pm

Tuesday, July 31: animal pick up between 5:00 and 8:00pm

It’s a stuffed animal slumber party! Drop your stuffed animal off in the Youth Services Department for a night of fun after the library closes. Every stuffed animal goes home with a booklet of pictures to remember the night.

 

SHAKE, SHIMMY, & DANCE

 

For 2-5 year olds & their caregivers. Youth Services Program Room

Tuesday, August 14 OR Thursday, August 16, 10:00am

Registration begins July 31

*space is limited, please choose one session

Research shows that there are positive correlations between movement and learning, so bring your dancing shoes and shake, shimmy, and dance with us! This program will have a primary focus on music, movement activities and dancing, and is perfect for those active toddlers and preschoolers who love to wiggle.

 


Mermaid & Pirate Party

Wednesday, August 15 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us for mermaid and pirate themed crafts and activities. Costumes encouraged! For all ages. No registration required. Drop in anytime between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
 

READ TO ROVER

Kids are encouraged to practice reading with a trained therapy dog, however even children who aren’t reading yet are welcome to talk with or pet the dogs. There are a lot of opportunities—and dogs—to choose from. All sessions are on a drop-in basis, no registration is required. Bring a book from home or school, or choose one from the library to read.

 

Meet the Dogs!

 

STORYTIMES

 

For Storytime programming information...

Click Here!

 

 

 

 

A NOTE TO PARENTS: We ask that you respect the age and attendance restrictions that we have for certain programs. Please do not request to sign your child up for a program he/she does not meet the age requirements for. These age requirements are set up to ensure that all children have an enjoyable and safe experience. We also ask that in order to be courteous to our performers and staff, you arrive on time for programs. We reserve the right to refuse admittance once a program has begun.

 

The City of New Berlin does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, national origin, ancestry, creed, marital status, sexual orientation or physical, emotional or learning disability. The New Berlin Public Library welcomes persons of all abilities to participate in its programming. Should you require accommodation, please contact the Library at 262-785-4980.

 

 

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