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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Join us in the Children's Room on the second floor of the Northeast Library every Tuesday after school. Enjoy crafts, activities, stories, and games - be surprised by something different every week and be prepared to have a ball! This program is appropriate for children ages 6-12. No registration is necessary. We hope to see you there!
Are you up to the challenge? Use your creative engineering skills to make buildings out of newspaper, just like Rose from Brian Selznick's Wonderstruck. The challenges will include building towers from limited materials with the goal of creating the tallest and strongest buildings.
"Eggs-quisite Colors of Easter" is a b.y.o.b.e. ("bring your own boiled eggs") event. :) Dress for mess: wear your brightest, pastel-iest "play clothes" and bring a small basket of up to four plain boiled eggs for some Easter fun! We will enjoy an Easter-themed stories, dye and decorate our eggs and take pictures of the visual eggs-quisiteness of it all! We will supply the non-toxic food color dye, stickers, crayons and markers for the egg decoration. This program is appropriate for children ages 3-7 years old.
In April, Kid’s Night will feature a variety of programs focued on the arts in honor of National Poetry Month and Jazz Appreciation Month. April 6 Acrostic Poems Learn about differnt types of poetry try your hand at writing an acrostic poem. April 13 LEGO Poetry Combine words and LEGO bricks to build your own poems
Come celebrate all of the amazing book art submitted to the Tenley Library Altered Book Exhibition! Opening reception will be from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Large Conference Room. Invite friends and family! Light refreshments will be provided. All book art is due by April 3. Books will then be on display in the front windows until May 1. Please stop by the Adult Reference Desk on the second floor of Tenley Library for entry form and details. Questions:
The Invention of Hugo Cabret, by Brian Selznick revolves around an automaton with a secret message inside. What secret message do you have inside of you? Come join us and find out! We will be making secret messages with lemon juice. Only when they heat it up will people be able to see what you have to say!
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