Downtown Library Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat: Tue & Thu: Sun (5/28/17 - 9/3/17):
Children & all ages | Downtown Library
INVESTIGATION STATION: ROCKETRY Participants will learn about rockets and the role that NASA Wallops Flight Facility plays in learning more about space and our planet. Test different nose cone and fin shapes as you create a miniature rocket to launch at the end of the program!
SING AND DANCE W/UNCLE PETESUMMER KICK-OFF EVENT Join us for a free concert with Uncle Pete to kick off our summer of fun at the Downtown Library!!! All ages.
The NASA@ My Library project is led by the National Center for Interactive Learning at the Space Science Institute. Partners include the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, Pacific Science Center, Cornerstones of Science, and Education Development Center. NASA@ My Library is made possible through the support of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Science Mission Directorate as part of its STEM Activation Program.
1:00 pm Tuesday | Jun. 27
10:30 am Wednesday | Jun. 28 LEGO CHALLENGE! The LEGO Challenge is open! Children ages 5-11 are constructing with LEGOs, learning about their community and world, and building skills and confidence. Thursday afternoons - 3:30 pm 2:00 pm Saturday | Jun. 10, 24 Jul. 8, 22 Aug. 26 DOG DAYS - PAWS TO READ This program allows your child to read aloud to a dog for 5-7 minutes. Children must be 4-12 years old, must be accompanied by an adult, and not have any allergies to dogs. Permission slip must be signed by parent/guardian and presented at the program. 2:00 pm 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month 6:30 pm 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month
410-749-3612 10 am - 5 pm 10 am - 8 pm Closed
RISE & SIGN - LAPTIME FOR BABIES Come to this interactive story time and meet Danielle Comeau who will show us the beauty of American Sign Language. Discover the world of signing for yourself and for your children. Ages birth to 23 months. 10:30 & 11:15 am Tuesday | Jul. 11 “INCH BY INCH!” WITH LOCAL STORYTELLER BETH OHLSSON Build A Better World with our local motivator and treasure Beth Ohlsson, who will dazzle you with her stories and take you to that magical place called your imagination. Ages 5-11. 2:00 pm Tuesday | Jul. 11
MAKE & TAKE CRAFT Create fabulous works of creative, crafty art with your friends at our make it and take it home craft time. For preschoolers. 10:00 am Friday | Jun. 30 Jul. 28
CLOWNING AROUND W/LOLLIPOP THE CLOWN “Build up” your funny bones, “dance & giggle,” do some serious belly laughs and chuckle yourself silly with Lollipop the Clown. Ages Birth to 5+ years 10:30 am Wednesday | Jul. 12
MEET LOCAL AUTHOR KENDY ALLEN
Meet author Kendy Allen of the Chincoteague Pony Centre, as she talks about life with the ponies and reads excerpts from the book Misty’s September Stardust. Ages 5-11. 10:30 am Friday | Jun. 30 RISE & SIGN - 3-5’S STORY TIME Come to this interactive story time and meet Danielle Comeau who will show us the beauty of American Sign Language. Discover the world of signing for yourself and for your children. All ages welcome. 10:30 am Wednesday | Jul. 5
MAGIC WITH TOM LILLY AND BEOWULF T. WONDERBUNNY Come to the Downtown Library to see Baltimore’s own Tom Lilly, a performer who combines magic, juggling, and balloonacy with loads of audience participation. All ages 2:00 pm Tuesday | Jul. 18