Children’s Events

TODAY!  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 13, 2014

FREE POPCORN AND A MOVIE!

Wednesday, August 13, 2013 at 2:00 PM – You are invited to enjoy the big screen and sound system at the library and join us for free popcorn and a movie today at 2:00 PM.  We will be showing The LEGO Movie, an action-packed animated family-friendly adventure following original and existing LEGO characters.  Bring a comfy pillow and watch the family fun.  This film is rated PG and is recommended for age 6 and up.  Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the film.  Running time is 100 minutes.

Special Events

Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 4:00 PM – Skin and Scales – A live animal presentation includes amphibians, reptiles and invertebrates from all over the world!  Sponsored by the Friends of the Mashpee Library.

Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 4:00 PM – Marcus the Magician - Science puts magic at your fingertips!  Sponsored by the Friends of the Mashpee Library.

Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 4:00 PM – Mad Science – Fire and Ice – Families will be dazzled and entertained as they interact with the Mad Scientist!  Sponsored by the Mashpee Cultural Council.

Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 4:00 PM – Rick Goldin – Science is Fun!  Lively participatory family concert.  Sponsored by the Mashpee Coordinated Family and Engagement Grant.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 10:30 AM – Family Science Program with Miss Kim – Whales – Gentle Giants of the Sea –  Great family fun. Hands-on activities for ages 3 and up.  Sponsored by the Mashpee Coordinated Family and Engagement Grant.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 4:00 PM – Vermont Puppetree –  Shadow puppet performance of Swimmy/Swimmer.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Mashpee Library.

Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 4:00 PM – Diane Edgecomb – Storyteller’s performance of Water Wizards.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Mashpee Library.

Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 4:00 PM – Marvelous Marvin – How the Body Works – Explore the wonders of physiology!  Sponsored by the Mashpee Cultural Council.

Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 10:30 AM – Family Science Program with Miss Kim – Nature at Night –  Great family fun. Hands-on activities for ages 3 and up.  Sponsored by the Mashpee Coordinated Family and Engagement Grant.

Weekly Activities – Summer 2014

Toddle Time – Drop-In Storytime – Ages 2 to 4                                                                 Mondays at 10:15                                                      July 7 – August 11

Lap Babies – Drop-In Storytime – Up to 15 months                                                             Mondays at 11:15                                                         July 7 – August 11

LEGO Club – School-age children                                                                                           Tuesdays at 4:30                                                        July 1 – August 26

Rock & Read Science - Registration Required.  Fridays at 10:15                               June 27, July 18, August 1, 15, and 29

Rainy Day Matinee – Fridays at 2:00                                                                                Feature-length film                                                      July 11 – Aug. 29

Science Saturdays – Saturdays at 10:30                                                                               Family Programs                                                          July 5 – Aug. 16

 

Stop by the Mashpee Public Library to learn about the Summer Reading Programs for readers, chapter book readers, tweens and teens!

Teens and Tweens

Intro to Computer Game Programming – Registration Required  – Hands-on using Scratch visual programming.  Ages 10 to 14.  July 21 through 25.  10:00 to 11:30.

MCBA Book Club – Registration Required.  Pizza Party book discussion.  Grades 4 to 6.  July 17 and August 21.  6:00 to 7:00.

Wicked Fun Games – Designer board games for teens.  (Age 8 and up with an adult)  July 12 and August 9.  1:00 to 4:00.

Teen Movie Nights – Rated PG 13.   Call or email for title.  July and August dates TBA.  7:00 to 9:00.

 

Story Time Schedule – through May

Mondays at 10:15 and 11:15 Toddle Time with Miss Rosemary – Simple stories, songs and craft for toddlers age 2 to 4.

Wednesdays at 11:30 Lap Babies with Miss Rosemary – Songs, rhymes and simple stories for you and your “lap” baby up to 15 months.

Fridays at 1:30 Preschool Story Hour with Mrs. Burke – Stories, songs and a craft activity for ages 3 and up.

There are no story times during school vacation weeks and school snow days.

All events are FREE! For further information call Janet Burke at 508-539-1435 Ext. 3001 or email jburke@clamsnet.org.



 

 

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