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BMPL Summer Programs 2016: Special Events
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SCHOOL'S OUT FOR SUMMER PARTY (all ages with caregivers)
Wednesday, June 22 at 6:00 - 7:30 pm -- The library will be open after hours for a party full of fun and games. Enjoy game and craft stations, dancing and games with a DJ, and children ages 3 and over will have their first chance to sign up for summer reading! No registration required. (Sign-up is ongoing at the Library and online during the summer) (We would love teen and adult volunteers to help with this event. Contact Amy Kaplan at 941-7072 or if you are interested.)

SPECIAL STORYTIME EVENTS (2 1/2 - 6 yr olds with caregivers)
NINJA STORYTIME PARTY -- July 14 at 4:00 - 4:45 pm
HALLOWEEN IN JULY -- July 20 at 3:30 - 4:00 pm
HAVE A BALL STORYTIME -- August 2 at 6:30 - 7:15 pm

details about all storytime events

ON YOUR MARK, GET SET...FACTS! (1st - 3rd graders)
Thursday, July 7 at 4:00 - 4:45 pm -- Learn a few cool facts and do related activities/crafts that illustrates the facts learned. To register, contact Amy Kaplan at 941-7072 or

SCIENCE OF SPORTS (K - 5th graders with caregivers)
Tuesday, July 12 at 6:30 - 7:30 pm -- Parents and children will explore together various stations that illustrate scientific concepts as they relate to sports: test your balance, look at friction, test your reaction time, learn about your body’s muscles and more! No registration necessary.

CHOCOLATE OLYMPICS (4th grade and up)
Tuesday, July 19 at 6:30 - 7:30 pm -- Participants will compete in various candy/chocolate related relays and challenges. To register, contact Amy Kaplan at 941-7072 or

ON YOUR MARK, GET SET….LIBRARY RELAYS! (1st - 3rd graders)
Thursday, July 28 at 4:00 - 4:45 pm -- A special chance to run in the library! Participants will enjoy a variety of relays and other races. To register contact Amy Kaplan at 941-7072 or