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Monday June 29, 2015 -  Wednesday August 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kapow.GIF Kids Summer Reading - Every Hero Has a Story Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Celebrate Heros of all kinds at the Newport Public Library this summer!  Registrations are being accepted for the 2015 Children's Summer Reading Program, "Every Hero Has a Story". 

Preschool children through children entering 6th grade in September are eligible to participate.  The program runs from June29th - August 12th.

To complete the reading program, children need to read, or have read to them, at least 6 books during the summer.  Books can be logged in the library or online.  Summer reading participants will receive a wallet card good for free or discounted admission to many local and state attractions.  Children who complete the program will receive a personalized certificate, a free book, and other prizes.  Readers who complete the program and attend library events will also be elebible to win grand prize raffle baskets.  Children visiting Newport for just a short time may complete a modified version of the program to receive a certificate and a small prize. 

Registration is required.  To sign up for the Summer Reading Program please stop by the Children's Desk, call 401-847-8720 x204 or sign up online.  Learn more by visiting our website!  http://www.newportlibraryri.org/kids/

Monday August 3, 2015 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM Super Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

A Super Storytime, for children ages 2 - 4 years old and a caregiver, will take place on Mondays @ 11:00am from July 6th - August 3rd.  Stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft. 

Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.  No registration required.

    Location: Children's Program Room
Wednesday August 5, 2015 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:30 PM Kids Movie Matinee: Big Hero 6 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Beat the summer heat with Kids Movie Matinees!  On Wednesday, August 5th @ 2:30pm enjoy Big Hero 6, rated PG.

Held in the lower level program room.  No registration required.

    Location: Library Program Room
Thursday August 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:30 AM Baby Bookworms Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

A Baby Bookworms storytime, for children ages 0 - 2 years old and a caregiver, will take place on Thursdays @ 9:30am, August 6th.  Simple stories, rhymes, songs and play time. 

Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.  No registration required.

    Location: Children's Program Room
 
misc_crown 2:30 PM Where the Wild Things Are with Puppeteer Sue Klau Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Tween Program:  Ages 8 - 12

Join puppeteer Sue Klau and delve into the classic children's book Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak and design and create puppets based on the story.

Held in the Children's Program Room.  Registration required.

    Location: Children's Program Room
Friday August 7, 2015 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM LEGO Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

LEGO Club continues this summer, every other Friday from 10:30am - 12:00pm.  Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to drop-in and create super structures on August 7th.  Work independently or build with friends! 

Held in the John Clarke Children's Program Room.  No registration required.

    Location: Children's Program Room
Wednesday August 12, 2015 Go To Top
trans_firetruck 10:30 AM  -  1:00 PM Summer Reading Outdoor Fair Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Wednesday, August 12th

Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with an Outdoor Fair held in the Aquidneck Park outside the library! 

Discover what it takes to be a true superhero with Jungle Jim's Superhero Training Show @ 11:00am

Puppet Workshop with Sue Klau @ 12:00pm

Local artist, Amber Prendergast will provide face painting @ 12:00pm

Some of our local heroes, Newport firefighters will be here with a truck @ 12:00pm

Certificates, free books and prizes will be awarded to children who have completed the reading program.  The fair will also feature sand art, ice cream and fun!  No registration required.  In case of rain, the event will take place in the lower level program room.

    Location: Aquidneck Park
 
misc_kapow.GIF 11:00 AM Jungle Jim presents Superhero Training Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   847-8720 x204   
   

Wednesday, August 12th @ 11:00am

Join us in celebrating the end of our Summer Reading Program with Jungle Jim and his Superhero Training Show!  Discover what it takes to be a true superhero!

Ages 4 - 12.  No registration required.  Held outside in the Aquidneck Park adjacent to the library weather permitting.  In the case of rain it will be held in the lower level program room.

    Location: Aquidneck Park
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