Wednesday, February 15, 2017

February Special Events

February Public School Vacation Week Happenings

Monday, February 20
Closed in honor of President’s Day

Tuesday, February 21
* Paws to Read with Tessie: Meet & Greet at 2:00 p.m.
Come by to spend some special time with our favorite labradoodle therapy dog, Tessie and her owner/trainer Pat Fleming.

* Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Book Group at 3:00 p.m.
Children grades 3 through 5 are welcome to come for a reading from Grace Lin’s award winning book Where the Mountain Meets the MoonFollowed by a calligraphy craft, discussion and snack.

Wednesday, February 22
* The Yo Yo People at 3:00 p.m.
Join us as we welcome John and Rebecca Higby to perform their yo-yo magic!  High skill and energy combined with deft acrobatics, music, and humor make the Yo-Yo people a favorite for all ages. This husband and wife comedy duo has performed on David Letterman, PBS Fetch, The Discovery Channel and in 18 countries.

Thursday, February 23
* Tech Take Apart at 3:00 p.m.
Ever curious about what the inside of technology looks like? Come explore the inner workings of everyday office and household items.

Friday, February 24
* TROLLS at 11:00 a.m.
Showing on our big screen, families are welcome to bring a snack for this PG rated film by DreamWorks.

Saturday, February 25
* Tales and Treats at 11:00 a.m.
Join us for stories about penguins, enjoy munchkins, juice, and make a craft to take home. This program is designed for ages 2 and up.

* Acoustic Open Mic at 2:00 p.m.
Peter Stewart leads this event focused on creating a supportive atmosphere for musicians, students and first time performers.


**please note that our weekly stellar story programs are suspended for this week but will restart the following week**

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Dentist Storytime

Time for Teeth!
Saturday, February 11
10:30 a.m. 

Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month
with local dentist Dr. Priscilla Magnuson.
Enjoy stories and songs about teeth & dentists.

Children will each have a chance to practice brushing on Skyler the horse!

Thursday, February 2, 2017

TYCTL

Celebrate National
Take Your Child to the Library Day!
Saturday, February 4, 2017
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Drop in for a Dewey Decimal duck scavenger hunt,
decorate Library Day door hangers, and receive
many chances to earn raffle tickets to
win a prize basket filled with goodies for all ages.



Wednesday, February 1, 2017

January Guessing Contest Winners

Congratualtions to:

Jack, age 4
Sienna, age 8
&
Lianna, age 7

WINNERS OF THE

HAMILTON-WENHAM CHILDREN’S ROOM’S

2017 SNOWBALL GUESSING CONTEST 

THERE WERE 

 809

 “SNOWBALLS”!!

Saturday, January 28, 2017

STEAM into Science

Select Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m.
 January 31 — Gravity
  Explore simple science, technology, engineering, art,
 and math-based concepts.
Listen to stories and learn through hands-on discovery.

February 28 — Wind
March 28 — Simple Machines

This program is designed for children 30 months - Kindergarten.
Pre-registration is requested.


Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Seasonal Stories & Craft

Saturday, January 28 at 11:00 a.m.
Celebrate Chinese New Year and the Year of the Rooster
at this story and craft time.

Children ages 2 & up are welcome.
This event is offered free of charge and is open to the public.
No registration necessary.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

LEGO Club

Winter Lego Club
Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m.


January 25 through March 29
(no class on 2/22) 

 Join us for this drop-in, non-competitive,
non-robotic Lego club. Create a
masterpiece, share your designs, work
individually or as a team. No registration necessary.

This program is appropriate for children in
Kindergarten through 5th grade.