Under the Sea Story-time

Come explore the ocean in our Under the Sea Story-time tomorrow, August 26, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at the Downtown Newburgh Library.

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Teddy Bear Picnic Story-time

Teddy Bear Picnic Story-time tomorrow, 8/19/14 at 10:30, at the downtown Newburgh Library. Make sure you bring your favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal. Come join the fun!

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Back to School Story-time

 

 

Back to school story-time tomorrow 8/5/14 at 10:30 a.m. at the downtown Newburgh Library. We will make a squiggly pipe-cleaner pencil topper. Hope to see you there!

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Baseball Story-time

Take your kids out to the ballgame “story-time” tomorrow 7/29/14 at 10:30 a.m. at the Downtown Newburgh Library. We will enjoy baseball stories, flannel boards, songs, and a craft.

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Last week for summer reading!

As our Fizz, Boom, Read summer reading program fizzles out this summer, we’d like to acknowledge our prize winners and extend a thank you to all of our participants!

Week One Prize Winners

Will W.

Ginny F.

Week Two Prize Winners

Hattie M.

Janie W.

Zoe H. (Book bag)

Heidi G. (Book bag)

Week Three Prize Winners

Ashton S.

Allison T.

Corryn O. (Book bag)

Avery L. (Book bag)

Week Four Prize Winners

Andrew N.

Abby C.

Ava W. (Book bag)

Skyla H. (Book bag)

Jake W. (Book bag)

Week Five Prize Winners

Heidi G.

Alice M.

Week Six Prize Winners

Jackson S.

Jake W.

Ally D. (Book bag)

Jenny D. (Book bag)

Ashley N. (Book bag)

Week Seven Prize Winners

Fenton W.

Finn A.

Caden L. (Book bag)

Seb A. (Book bag)

Abby C. (Book bag)

Congratulations, everyone!

As a reminder, our summer reading program officially ends on Friday, July 18th at 5 p.m., so be sure to return your reading slips in before then!

 

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What have we been up to this summer?

Glad you asked!  Our patrons have been having a blast during our Fizz, Boom, Read programs and storytimes!  Here’s a sneak peak of what we’ve been up to down by the river this summer.

summerreading1summerreading5The library decor got festive in preparation!

summerreading3Some of the spoils our lucky winners made off with!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPharmacist Bob put on an explosive show with his scientific experiments and wowed onlookers.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAAn eager crowd gets hands-on with some “slime” and foamy “elephant’s toothpaste”.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA A group of patrons enjoy an afternoon learning how to craft paper bead and pop tab jewelry.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAWatch out, Mom and Dad!  This group of kids hit puberty early with Mrs. Becky’s mustache-themed storytime.

It’s been a pretty good season, as you can see!  Thanks to everyone who came out and helped make it possible!

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Mustache Story-time

Join us tomorrow, 7/15/14, at 10:30 a.m. at the downtown Newburgh Library for a mustache story-time and crafts! Hope you’re not ticklish!

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Pharmacist Bob Comes to Newburgh SRP

Pharmacist Bob will be visiting the downtown Newburgh Library on June 18, 2014 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. for Fizz, Boom, Read.  He will make a volcano explode,  and perform other exciting exploding experiments!  Join us if you dare!

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Food Science Story-time

Join us June 17, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the downtown Newburgh Library for a Food Science Story-time.  We will read stories, do some food tasting experiments, and make foam dough.  Hope to see you there!

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SRP Program

Join us Wednesday June 11, 2014 at the downtown Newburgh library for a Scientific summer Reading Program. We will perform colorful experiments and make our own geodes. This program is for grades k-3 and is from 1:00-2:30 p.m. Come join the fun!

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