August 4-

Registration begins at 8:15 at the Elementary School and the race at 9AM

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Cary Memorial Library Summer 2018 Children’s Programs as of (June 15)                                                FMI:685-3612

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handout available at the front desk

June 20, 6PM: Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Celebration with Guest Reader Mrs. Stinneford.  Make-Your-Own-Sundaes, pick up a Reading Log, set your reading goal and earn free Sea-Dogs ticket vouchers just for signing up.  (Completed Reading Logs should be turned in by Sept.1 to earn a free Tubbys and free prize book.

Summer Lego Club: June 27 July 25 & Aug. 22, 6:30PM  Young builders welcome to join the Lego fun on the 4th Wed. of the month. Elementary/Middle School age.

Monday July 2 10:30: Heather Gallant  will share The Bear Lost His Sandwich followed by a  fun craft.

Tuesday July 3 4PM: Musical Storytime with Stan Davis Singing. Storytelling. Shakers and Drums.  Parades. Puppets. Books.….Ages 2 and up (babies on laps too) Adults and older children are also welcome.

Monday July 9, 10:30:  Susie Gravel  will share Sam & the Firefly followed by fun craft.

Monday, July 16, 10:30:  Joyce Sackman  will share Grow Flower Grow followed by a flower-making craft.

Monday, July 16 1PM: Chewonki Traveling Science Program: Tide Pools (School Age – Adult, 1 hour) Which species can endure the waves, tides and temperature changes of the rocky coast? Using this interactive traveling display, participants will dip their hands into the three zones of Maine’s rocky intertidal ecosystem and touch some of the ocean’s most magnificent species. Thank you to the Friends of the Library for funding this wonderful opportunity.

Monday, July 23 10:30:  Cindy O’Brien will share several of her own books, and kids will make collage self portraits using Agitated!

Tuesday, July 24 4PM  Musical Storytime with Stan Davis

Singing. Storytelling. Shakers and Drums.  Parades. Puppets. Books.  Ages 2 and up (babies on laps too).  Adults and older children are also welcome.

Monday July 30, 10:30:  Jo Moore will introduce  Felix & Flo, sweet handmade frogs who are featured in Pat Rochkind’s story collection that will be part of the library’s Silent Auction.  If you’ve enjoyed these unique Limited Edition sets from previous auctions, you know you are in for a treat. Grandparent alert: these make wonderful gift for little ones.

Sat. Aug. 5: Lobster Roll Lunch, Bake & Booksale at the Williams House: Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. There will be a fun “drop-in” children’s craft during this event. Plan to stop by.

Monday Aug. 6 10:30: Bev Petell  Fun with Owls Join us for a story & craft.

Tuesday, Aug. 7 4PM  Musical Storytime with Stan Davis

Monday Aug. 13 10:30:  Joyce Sackman  Lighthouses! Join us for a story & craft.

Monday Aug. 20 10:30AM Chewonki Traveling Science Presents Owls of Maine  Ages K-Adult (1 hour) Meet three non-releasable owls and learn about their amazing features. Thank you to the Friends of the Library for funding this wonderful learning opportunity.

Tuesday,Aug. 21 4PM  Musical Storytime with Stan Davis

children's programs

for Kids Ages 4 to Grade 5 on the 4th Wednesday of the month, and will be open from 6:00-7:00pm during the school year.

SUMMER HOURS–Program starts at 6:30pm

legoPlans to join us for a monthly meeting of the Lego Club, meeting the 4th Wednesday of each month for an hour. Each meeting with have a distinct fun theme, time for a story and then plenty of time to design your one-of-a-kind bits and brick creation.   Thanks to parents Brooke and Jeremy Smith for suggesting a Lego Club.

September 11 begins our popular Monday Morning Story-time programs.  We coordinate with the Pooh Bear Nursery School schedule and will offer a short library time for our younger patrons.  These weekly programs start at 10:30am each week.