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Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
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T/ween Summer Reading

ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, GET IN THE GAME – Registration links for all SRP events below!

ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, GET IN THE GAME – Registration links for all SRP events below!

Welcome to the 2016 Summer Reading Program! This year’s theme for youth is On Your Mark, Get Set … READ! Register YOUTH (grades K-college) for the program as a whole in the library and register for all the events online using this list starting June 1. Below are our event offerings for the summer....
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‘When you read, you SCORE’ Bruins Event: Tuesday, August 2, 6:30pm (Register all youth)

‘When you read, you SCORE’ Bruins Event: Tuesday, August 2, 6:30pm (Register all youth)

Register children of all ages to meet Blades, the Boston Bruins mascot!  Join us as we hear Blades’ story, do a few simple crafts, and get photographs taken with Blades.  Some of the Ice Girls will be in attendance!  Mark your calendar and register the kids–we can take up to 75 children maximum for...
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‘Summer Reading FINALE with Line Dancing & Sundaes’ – Thurs, 08/04/16 @ 6-8pm (Register ALL Ages)

‘Summer Reading FINALE with Line Dancing & Sundaes’ – Thurs, 08/04/16 @ 6-8pm (Register ALL Ages)

ON your MARK, GET SET, it’s time to PAR-TAY for the closure of summer reading! Pack up a picnic and the kiddos.  Bring a light supper to share with your family in the courtyard, learn some western line dancing with Gail Eaton and friends, and we’ll be serving delicious ice cream sundaes with a...
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‘HULA HOOPING (at library) with Pinto Bella’ – Mon, July 18 @ 5-6pm (Ages 5-10) OR 6:30-7:30pm (Ages 10-19)

‘HULA HOOPING (at library) with Pinto Bella’ – Mon, July 18 @ 5-6pm (Ages 5-10) OR 6:30-7:30pm (Ages 10-19)

To start off the program, Pinto Bella speaks about the emotional, physical, and social benefits of hula hooping, describes the different types of hula hoops and their purposes, gives a brief history of the hula hoop, and tells audiences about her own journey with the hoop. During programs for preschool or early elementary age...
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‘July T/ween Book Discussion’ – Weds, July 6 @ 6:30-7:30pm (Register Grades 5-Up)

‘July T/ween Book Discussion’ – Weds, July 6 @ 6:30-7:30pm (Register Grades 5-Up)

‘An award-winning and inspiring novel.  When Jessica’s dreams are shattered, she puts herself back together—and learns to dream bigger than ever before.’ Book of the Month: ‘The Running Dream’ by Wendelin Van Draanen We combined the tween (grades 5-7) and teen (grades 8-12) in the summer for one awesome time of candy and chat. ...
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‘T/ween *ZUMBA w/ Michelle Collins’ – Wed, June 29 @ 6:30pm, Register entering grades 5 & Up

‘T/ween *ZUMBA w/ Michelle Collins’ – Wed, June 29 @ 6:30pm, Register entering grades 5 & Up

Come to the ultimate dance fitness party! Hey t/weens– get the boost you to need to soar tomorrow. Let loose and begin your journey to a healthy future with ZUMBA and GET IN THE GAME with t/ween summer reading activities. Get in the groove and MOVE with your friends! Michelle Collins is a certified...
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FRISBEE w/ Todd Brodeur’ – Wed, July 13 @ 6:30pm at ATKINSON ACADEMY GYM (Register Grades 3 & Up)

FRISBEE w/ Todd Brodeur’ – Wed, July 13 @ 6:30pm at ATKINSON ACADEMY GYM (Register Grades 3 & Up)

WE LOWERED THE AGE TO ACCOMMODATE MORE KIDS! Two-time Freestyle Frisbee Champion, Todd Brodeur, educates, entertains and motivates his audience with captivating Frisbee shows and interactive playshops. He promotes staying active throughout your life by playing disc sports. He focuses on healthy lifestyles, creativity, flexibility and balance, all aimed at improving self-esteem and confidence....
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‘Basketball Entertainment with Champion Ilze Luneau’ – Weds, 07/27/16 @ 6:30-7:15pm (Register ALL Ages)

‘Basketball Entertainment with Champion Ilze Luneau’ – Weds, 07/27/16 @ 6:30-7:15pm (Register ALL Ages)

You will be amazed with never before seen basketball ball-handling tricks with three, four, five, and six basketballs.  Ilze Luneau dribbles, juggles and spins basketballs on a balance board, and using other props to music and dance.  Volunteers may get to spin 1, 2 and 5 or 6 basketballs at once, eat a pudding...
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‘T/ween Intro to *YOGA with Yoga Tree – Weds, June 22 @ 6:30pm (Register Grade 5 & Up)

‘T/ween Intro to *YOGA with Yoga Tree – Weds, June 22 @ 6:30pm (Register Grade 5 & Up)

Come try out yoga with Caroline from The Yoga Tree! Yoga is lots of things.  The word means ‘union’ as in connecting your body and mind.  This happens by learning to pay attention to your breathing while you move your body in different ways.  It can be gentle or a vigorous workout.  In this...
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‘Toe Jam Puppet Band’ – Wednesday, June 15, @ 6:30pm, Register ALL AGES

‘Toe Jam Puppet Band’  – Wednesday, June 15, @ 6:30pm, Register ALL AGES

We are kicking off the summer reading program for all ages! Toe Jam Puppet Band performs all year round in venues all over New England. Their zany brand of original music gets all who come up dancing and smiling!  This variety show will please any age who has a sense of fun and humor...
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