Monday, July 30, 2012

Silverwing found at Wenham Post Office by Jared!

Last week Silverwing visited the Wenham Post Office. Jared, age 10 found him there and won our Silverwing Sighting Contest! Silverwing has moved again so be sure to take a walk around town to find him. Once you do, stop by the Children's Room to write down your name, age, and the place you spotted him for your chance to win a prize.

To see Silverwing at all the places he's visited so far, click Silverwing Sightings

Friday, July 27, 2012

Awesome Robb's Pirate Magic Brings Lots of Laughter!

This Wow! It's Wednesday! brought Awesome Robb to the Hamilton-Wenham Library where over 100 children enjoyed his magic as well as his humor. This marks the halfway point for our summer programming - don't miss the rest of our summer fun. For a complete list of Wednesday night programs click here.

Next week is our 14th Annual Vehicle Night! Don't miss your chance to climb aboard fire trucks, ambulances, and police cars, as well as meet Apache, a canine from the Department of Homeland Security.


Monday, July 23, 2012

Congrats to Vanessa, she spotted Silverwing!

This past week, Silverwing visited Jolie Tea Co. in Hamilton. Vanessa, age 7 spotted Silverwing while there. For all of Silverwing's travels so far click here and don't forget to search for Silverwing at his new location this week.

Friday, July 20, 2012

Wizard of Oz Highlights

This past Wednesday, the Hampstead Stage Company performed The Wonderful Wizard of Oz for over 150 children and their parents. A few pictures are below. More can be found on Facebook and videos should be up there as well shortly.

Don't miss any other Wow! It's Wednesday! performances. Click here for the complete schedule. Make sure to stop by this Wednesday, July 25 at 6:30 pm for Awesome Robb's Pirate Magic Show.



Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Lily spotted Silverwing - Can you find him this week?

Silverwing, our Dream Big - Read mascot began traveling throughout Hamilton and Wenham last week. He spent his first week at Talbots, where Lily, age 9 spotted him. Make sure you find him at his new location this week. If you do, stop by the Children's Room to enter yourself in a raffle. You can also take a look at where Silverwing has been by clicking on Silverwing Sighting.

Friday, July 13, 2012

Wingmasters - Owl Education Fills the Room!

 This Wednesday, Wingmasters visited our library to present information about owls, their habitats, hunting habits and to show off a few live ones. Crowds gathered and everyone enjoyed Jim's lively presentation. Here are a few highlights from the night.





Don't miss the rest of our Wow! It's Wednesday programs - next week join us for a presentation of The Wizard of Oz. For a complete list of the schedule click here.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Read to Tessie the Dog - 2 New Dates!


Sign up and read to
Tessie the dog!
 Thursday, July 19 at 3:00 pm
and 
Thursday, August 2 at 1:00 pm

Tessie is a certified therapy dog,
through Therapy Dog Inc.

Readers who are in Kindergarten through 3rd grade are invited to sign up to meet Tessie and read a book to her. 

Pre-registration is required. Sign up at the children’s desk for more information.