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Eastchester Library 2017 Children's Summer Reading Games

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Eastchester Library 2017 Children's Summer Reading Games
by Mary Ellen Byrne - Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 11:51 AM

Monday, June 26 7 PM Magic Of Sharks by Steve Woyce
Summer Reading Game kick-off party for K-5. Online registration starts 6/19.

Tuesday, June 27 11 AM Kurt Gallagher Music Show
Read-to-Me Game kick-off party for ages 2-5. Online registration starts 6/20.

Monday, July 10 7 PM Gaudi Art Sculpture Class
Inspired by one of the greatest architects Antoni Gaudi, this workshop will teach you to create your own architectural art using air dry clay, glass tiles, small stones and beads. For grades 1-5, online registration starts 7/3.

Tuesday, July 11 11 AM STEM Program: Fairytales
WCM will present the “STEM Fairytales Program”, which brings classic fairytales such as The Three Little Pigs to life through engineering and design challenges! For grades pre-K to 2, online registration starts 7/3.

Wednesday, July 12 7 PM Nature’s Architects by Animal Embassy
Be amazed by the talents of a diverse group of animals that build complicated structures. You’ll explore how we too can help our wild neighbors by building bird boxes and frog ponds. For ages 4 and up, online registration starts 7/5.

Monday, July 17 7 PM STEM Program: The Wright Stuff
WCM brings a STEM-tacular program, The Wright Stuff. Calling all junior inventors to use odd and interesting materials to create a flying object and experiment with the museum’s fantastic wind tunnel. For grades 3-5, online registration starts 7/10.

Thursday, July 6 2 PM Family Movie: Sing 108 minutes In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists find that their lives will never be the same.

Tuesday, July 25 3:30 PM Mini Designer Craft: Stick Dolls
Join us to make a dancing ballerina and superhero stick doll. For K-1. Online registration starts 7/18.

Thursday, July 27 3:30 PM Game Coding with Scratch
We will learn how to use loops, data and operators to design games in Scratch. For grades 3 and up with some Scratch experience. Online registration starts 7/20.

Monday, July 31 7 PM Mini Designer Craft: Kite
Make a nifty mini kite to take on your summer vacation! For grades 2-3. Online registration starts 7/24.

Wednesday, August 2 7 PM Sensory-Friendly Music Show by Turtle Dance
The Sensory-Friendly Music, Bubble and Comedy Show is a “turtle-riffic” musical experience that is designed to engage children through songs, comedy, movement, stories, projections and interactive music technology! For ages 2 and up. Online registration starts 7/26.

Monday, July 24 7 PM Samuraido Action Workshop
Watch a cool demonstration of Samuraido, which combines the art of samurai and Japanese martial arts. Then try to learn a few moves from them! For ages 5 and up, online registration starts 7/17.