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Wednesday, September 22, 2021


10:15 AM - 10:45 AMPre-School Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The books for September 22nd are Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn by Kenard Pak and The Leaves on the Trees by Thom Wiley.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRead to Jack      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMLotería      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come play Lotería, a traditional Mexican game similar to bingo. You might learn some Spanish too: our set is bilingual! 
Lotería is appropriate for anyone who can match pictures when shown a card or match numbers or words that are read aloud. Want a preview of the game? You can play the 2019 Google Doodle version.


Monday, September 27, 2021


2:45 PM - Maker Monday (teens)      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Calling all teens in grades 8 to 12. Come to the Pease Public Library on Monday, September 27th for after school creative fun. From 2:45 until half an hour before close, we'll have a variety of art and craft supplies available for you to use while you socialize, study, or relax.
Snacks will be supplied.


Tuesday, September 28, 2021


1:45 PM - 2:15 PMToddler Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for September 28th is Eight Animals on the Town by Susan Middleton Elya.


Wednesday, September 29, 2021


10:15 AM - 10:45 AMPre-School Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for September 29th is Eight Animals Play Ball by Susan Middleton Elya.


Tuesday, October 5, 2021


1:45 PM - 2:15 PMToddler Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 5th is The Seals on the Bus by Lenny Hort.


Wednesday, October 6, 2021


10:15 AM - 10:45 AMPre-School Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 6th is Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle.
11:00 AM - 12:15 PMMaking Kinetic Sand      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come make colorful, kinetic sand with Nicole, our Youth Services Librarian. It's a sensory delight for little hands and we'll get to practice measuring and concepts like more, less, big, and little in the process. At the end you'll have moldable sand to bring home!
You can stay after Pre-School Storytime or come just for the event. For ages 3+ with an adult.

Allergen note: this activity involves corn starch


Monday, October 11, 2021


10:00 AM - Library Closed - Columbus Day      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed on Columbus Day.


Tuesday, October 12, 2021


1:45 PM - 2:15 PMToddler Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 12th is Thunder Boy Jr. by Sherman Alexie .
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMBuilding a Suspension Bridge      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come learn about and try building a suspension bridge (and use your teamwork skills) inspired by those of the Quechua people in Peru. 
This activity is for children in grades 4 -8.


Wednesday, October 13, 2021


10:15 AM - 10:45 AMPre-School Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 13th is Fry Bread: a Native American Family Story by Noble Maillard.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRead to Jack      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Tuesday, October 19, 2021


1:45 PM - 2:15 PMToddler Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 19th is Wiggle by Doreen Cronin .
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMSnap Circuits      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come build motion detectors and sound machines with Snap Circuits!
This activity is for children ages 8+.


Wednesday, October 20, 2021


10:15 AM - 10:45 AMPre-School Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 20th is No, David! by David Shannon.


Thursday, October 21, 2021


7:00 PM - 8:00 PMJazz & the Civil Rights Movement      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This presentation chronicles jazz from the turn of the century to present day and highlights various artists, their music, their influence on the evolution of jazz, and their struggles. In addition, it illustrates how jazz became an advocacy for the Civil Rights Movement, with proceeds from jazz concerts used to finance major events such as the Freedom Rides and the March on Washington in 1963. This lecture is infused with music demonstrations from Galen Abdur-Razzaq and will be followed by a 15-minute Q&A. Galen studied at the Berklee College of Music and holds a Master's Degree in Performing Arts and Education from Rutgers University.
 


Monday, October 25, 2021


2:45 PM - Maker Monday (teens)      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Calling all teens in grades 8 to 12. Come to the Pease Public Library on Monday, October 25th for after school creative fun. From 2:45 until half an hour before close, we'll have a variety of art and craft supplies (including supplies to make a Halloween costume) available for you to use while you socialize, study, or relax.
Snacks will be supplied.
 


Tuesday, October 26, 2021


1:45 PM - 2:15 PMToddler Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 26th is Mouse's First Halloween by Lauren Thompson.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMSlime Three Ways      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Did you know there are multiple ways to make slime? Come and learn three of them to get in on some pre-Halloween, oogy, gooey, slimey fun! All attendees will leave with a container of each slime formulation.
This activity is for children in grades 1-3 and their adult.


Wednesday, October 27, 2021


10:15 AM - 10:45 AMPre-School Storytime      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 27th is Honk! Quack! Boo! by Tad Hills.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRead to Jack      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Wednesday, November 10, 2021


3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRead to Jack      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Thursday, November 11, 2021


10:00 AM - Library Closed - Veterans Day      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed in honor of Veterans Day.


Wednesday, November 24, 2021


3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRead to Jack      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Thursday, November 25, 2021


10:00 AM - Library Closed - Thanksgiving      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.


Friday, November 26, 2021


10:00 AM - Library Closed - Thanksgiving      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.


Wednesday, December 8, 2021


3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRead to Jack      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Wednesday, December 22, 2021


3:30 PM - 4:30 PMRead to Jack      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Friday, December 24, 2021


10:00 AM - Library Closed - Christmas      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the Christmas holiday.


Saturday, December 25, 2021


10:00 AM - Library Closed - Christmas      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the Christmas holiday.


Friday, December 31, 2021


10:00 AM - Library Closed - New Year's      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the New Year's Day holiday.


Saturday, January 1, 2022


10:00 AM - Library Closed - New Year's      


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Description:  The library will be closed for the New Year's Day holiday.

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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Pre-School Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The books for September 22nd are Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn by Kenard Pak and The Leaves on the Trees by Thom Wiley.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Jack


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lotería


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come play Lotería, a traditional Mexican game similar to bingo. You might learn some Spanish too: our set is bilingual! 
Lotería is appropriate for anyone who can match pictures when shown a card or match numbers or words that are read aloud. Want a preview of the game? You can play the 2019 Google Doodle version.


Monday, September 27, 2021

2:45 PM -
Maker Monday (teens)


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Calling all teens in grades 8 to 12. Come to the Pease Public Library on Monday, September 27th for after school creative fun. From 2:45 until half an hour before close, we'll have a variety of art and craft supplies available for you to use while you socialize, study, or relax.
Snacks will be supplied.


Tuesday, September 28, 2021

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
Toddler Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for September 28th is Eight Animals on the Town by Susan Middleton Elya.


Wednesday, September 29, 2021

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Pre-School Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for September 29th is Eight Animals Play Ball by Susan Middleton Elya.


Tuesday, October 5, 2021

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
Toddler Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 5th is The Seals on the Bus by Lenny Hort.


Wednesday, October 6, 2021

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Pre-School Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 6th is Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle.
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Making Kinetic Sand


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come make colorful, kinetic sand with Nicole, our Youth Services Librarian. It's a sensory delight for little hands and we'll get to practice measuring and concepts like more, less, big, and little in the process. At the end you'll have moldable sand to bring home!
You can stay after Pre-School Storytime or come just for the event. For ages 3+ with an adult.

Allergen note: this activity involves corn starch


Monday, October 11, 2021

10:00 AM -
Library Closed - Columbus Day


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed on Columbus Day.


Tuesday, October 12, 2021

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
Toddler Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 12th is Thunder Boy Jr. by Sherman Alexie .
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Building a Suspension Bridge


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come learn about and try building a suspension bridge (and use your teamwork skills) inspired by those of the Quechua people in Peru. 
This activity is for children in grades 4 -8.


Wednesday, October 13, 2021

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Pre-School Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 13th is Fry Bread: a Native American Family Story by Noble Maillard.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Jack


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Tuesday, October 19, 2021

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
Toddler Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 19th is Wiggle by Doreen Cronin .
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Snap Circuits


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come build motion detectors and sound machines with Snap Circuits!
This activity is for children ages 8+.


Wednesday, October 20, 2021

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Pre-School Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 20th is No, David! by David Shannon.


Thursday, October 21, 2021

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Jazz & the Civil Rights Movement


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This presentation chronicles jazz from the turn of the century to present day and highlights various artists, their music, their influence on the evolution of jazz, and their struggles. In addition, it illustrates how jazz became an advocacy for the Civil Rights Movement, with proceeds from jazz concerts used to finance major events such as the Freedom Rides and the March on Washington in 1963. This lecture is infused with music demonstrations from Galen Abdur-Razzaq and will be followed by a 15-minute Q&A. Galen studied at the Berklee College of Music and holds a Master's Degree in Performing Arts and Education from Rutgers University.
 


Monday, October 25, 2021

2:45 PM -
Maker Monday (teens)


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Calling all teens in grades 8 to 12. Come to the Pease Public Library on Monday, October 25th for after school creative fun. From 2:45 until half an hour before close, we'll have a variety of art and craft supplies (including supplies to make a Halloween costume) available for you to use while you socialize, study, or relax.
Snacks will be supplied.
 


Tuesday, October 26, 2021

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
Toddler Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Toddlers up to age 3 and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 26th is Mouse's First Halloween by Lauren Thompson.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Slime Three Ways


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Did you know there are multiple ways to make slime? Come and learn three of them to get in on some pre-Halloween, oogy, gooey, slimey fun! All attendees will leave with a container of each slime formulation.
This activity is for children in grades 1-3 and their adult.


Wednesday, October 27, 2021

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Pre-School Storytime


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Pre-Schoolers (age 3 and up) and their adults can join Youth Services Librarian Nicole for a story and an activity, such as a song, game, or finger paints!
The book for October 27th is Honk! Quack! Boo! by Tad Hills.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Jack


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Wednesday, November 10, 2021

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Jack


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Thursday, November 11, 2021

10:00 AM -
Library Closed - Veterans Day


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed in honor of Veterans Day.


Wednesday, November 24, 2021

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Jack


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Thursday, November 25, 2021

10:00 AM -
Library Closed - Thanksgiving


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.


Friday, November 26, 2021

10:00 AM -
Library Closed - Thanksgiving


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.


Wednesday, December 8, 2021

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Jack


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Wednesday, December 22, 2021

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Read to Jack


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Jack the dog is back and ready to be read to!
Jack is a registered therapy dog and will be coming to the children's room (with his handler) on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reading to Jack is a great way for struggling and reluctant readers to build confidence and for shy kids to talk in a non-judgemental space.


Friday, December 24, 2021

10:00 AM -
Library Closed - Christmas


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the Christmas holiday.


Saturday, December 25, 2021

10:00 AM -
Library Closed - Christmas


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the Christmas holiday.


Friday, December 31, 2021

10:00 AM -
Library Closed - New Year's


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the New Year's Day holiday.


Saturday, January 1, 2022

10:00 AM -
Library Closed - New Year's


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The library will be closed for the New Year's Day holiday.