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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Musical, Story-time

Join us tomorrow, Tuesday June 10, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at the downtown Newburgh library for a musical story-time.  We will read stories, do musical experiments, play instruments, march in a parade and make our own tambourines.  hope to see you there!

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Summer Science Program

Join us on Wednesday June 4, 2014 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.at the downtown Newburgh library for our first Summer Science Program.  These programs are for children going into k-3rd grade in the fall.  we will be making OOZE and other gooey stuff at our first program.  Hope to see out there

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Color Chaos Story-time

Join us tomorrow, June 3, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the downtown Newburgh library for a Color Chaos story-time. We will read stories about color, do colorful experiments and make a kaleidoscope. Hope to see you there!

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Exciting Science Story-time

Join us Tuesday, May 27 2014 at the downtown Newburgh Library at 10:30 a.m. for an Exciting Science Story-time. We will read books about slime, make elephant’s toothpaste (using a chemical reaction), and make slime. Hope to see you there!

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Nursery Rhyme Storytime

Join us tomorrow, May 20, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at the Downtown Newburgh Library on the river for a Nursery Rhyme Story-time. We will read nursery rhymes, do tons of hand rhymes and make a Humpty-Dumpty craft. Hope to see you there!

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