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Welcome to the Children’s Page at Seekonk Library!

Sign-up for Summer Reading

Log Reading Time


Welcome to Summer Reading 2016!!


Sign up and then keep track of how much time you spend reading.
You can read anything and everything!

FREE BOOK  for each week you log time
RAFFLE TICKET every time you visit the Library
READING AWARDS in August for all participants

Our program is fun and it can help children build & retain reading skills throughout the summer. Start reading and logging time today!
And yes, you can take A.R. quizzes at the Library for the books you read this summer!

 


Storytimes
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Library Lapsit for children birth – 2 years old
Monday mornings at 10am 
July 11 – August 15
Drop in! No registration for SAILS Library card holders.
Our Library Lapsit lesson plans focus on talking, reading, playing and singing — important principles for YOUR child’s language development and reading readiness.  This gentle program includes stories, fingerplays, songs, a musical instrument experience and BUBBLES!!

Toddler Storytime for children ages 2 – 3
Tuesday mornings at 10 am from July 12 – August 16
Drop in! No registration for SAILS Library card holders.
Our lesson plans for Toddlers focus on talking, reading, writing, playing and singing– important principles for YOUR child’s reading readiness. This program includes books, fingerplays, songs, a take-home sheet and BUBBLES!!

Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 – 5
Thursday mornings at 10 am from July 14 – August 18
Drop in! No registration for SAILS Library card holders.
Our lesson plans for Preschoolers focus on talking, reading, writing, playing and singing– important principles for YOUR child’s reading readiness. This program includes stories, music and take-home sheet.

Special Events


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Mondays July 18, 25, August 1, 8
1 pm Storytime Yoga for ages 2-5.
Movement and reading! Yoga ideas and poses will be learned through the stories read. Adults are encouraged to participate.
1:45 pm Kids Yoga for ages 5-7.
Classes focus on building self-confidence, physical strength and concentration. Children are encouraged to freely express their individuality while learning basic yoga principles and poses.
Our yoga classes will be hosted by Create Power Yoga in Rumford.
No registration but limited to 25. Drop-in!


 

“Make and Take” free_scissors-coupon_vectorArt Program
Tuesdays, July 12-August 2 from 1-4 pm
All ages
Drop-in
Visit the Children’s Room and explore a different art activity each week.  Bring your creativity-we’ll have the supplies.


Paint-SplatterElementary Art
Fridays, August 5,12,19 from 3-4 pm
Grades 3-5
Please register
Explore and create in 3 different mediums with local artist Sue Burek.


 

Mad Science
Friday July 15 Mad Science Machines
Friday, July 22 Wacky Waves
Grades K-6 Register


Family Night @ your Library

Free and open to the public. 6:30 pm
Educational and entertaining programs for all ages!

Monday, July 25  Kung Fu demonstration

Monday, August 15  Jim “The Spoonman” Cruise

Family Nights are funded by The Friends of Seekonk Library unless otherwise noted.
Thank you!!

 


 

For more Youth Services information you may reach us by phone at (508) 336- 8230 ext. 5140 or via e-mail
Sharon Clarke Staff Librarian, Youth Services

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