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BMPL SUMMER PROGRAMS 2018


BMPL Summer Programs 2018: Special Events
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SCHOOL'S OUT FOR SUMMER PARTY (all ages with caregivers)
Friday, June 22 at 3:30 - 5:00 pm -- Games! Crafts! Live DJ! Snacks! Children ages 3 and over will have their first chance to sign up for the summer reading incentive program! No registration required. This event will be outside in Law Park and Pavilion - RAIN OR SHINE.

(Don't worry if you can't make it, Sign-up for the summer reading incentive program is ongoing at the Library and online during the summer)

This even cannot be as success without some teen and adult volunteers helping out. If you can volunteer at this year's School's Out Party please contact Amy Kaplan at 941-7072 or abgkaplan@gmail.com.


SPECIAL STORYTIME EVENTS (2 1/2 - 6 yr olds with caregivers)
ROCK SCIENCE: GEOLOGISTS-IN-TRAINING STORYTIME PARTY -- July 9 at 2 pm
HALLOWEEN IN JULY -- July 25 at 3:30 pm
ROCK STARS: ROCK-N-ROLL STORYTIME PARTY -- August 6 at 2 pm

details about all storytime events


GAMES THAT ROCK (4th - 8th graders and caregivers)
Tuesday, July 10 at 6:30 - 7:30 pm -- Get ready to get goofy. Enjoy a variety of music games with snacks. Registration is required. Contact Amy Kaplan at abgkaplan@gmail.com.


READING ROCK(S) GARDEN (3rd - 8th graders)
Wednesday, July 18 at 4:30 - 5:30 pm -- Together we will create a rock garden that celebrates books we have enjoyed. The rock garden will be on display all summer in the childrenís room. Registration is required. Contact Amy Kaplan at abgkaplan@gmail.com.


WHO ROCKED? (2nd - 4th graders)
Thursdays, July 19 and August 9 at 5:15 - 6 pm -- The participants will all read the same book about a musician from the Who Was? Biography series (titles noted below) in advance of the meeting date. At each meeting we will play a trivia game about the musician, have a brief book discussion, and then play some board games while enjoying that musicianís music. Registration is required. Contact Amy Kaplan at abgkaplan@gmail.com.

July 19 - Who Were the Beatles?
August 9 - Who Was Mozart?


DANCE PARTY! (preK - 1st graders with caregivers)
Friday, July 27 at 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Donít miss this chance for grownups to get grooving with their little ones on the dance floor. Dance up a storm and enjoy some refreshments. No registration is required.


SOUNDS OF SCIENCE FAMILY NIGHT (for families with K - 6th graders)
Tuesday, July 31 at 6 - 7 pm -- Stations will be set up throughout the Childrenís Room for families to explore the concept and science of sound together while participating in various hands-on experiments.