SPECIAL SUMMER ACTIVITIES...(scroll down for details of featured events)

Thursday, July 27 – Coastal Explorer visit to Centerville Library 10:00 – 5:00.
Saturday, July 20 - Saturday Crafts, 9:30 - 2:00.
Monday, July 31 – Drop-In Story Time – 10:30.  Shell art projects - 11:00 - 12:00.
Tuesday, August 1 – Infant Story Time – 3:30.
Wednesday, August 2 – Pitter Patter Construction 3:00-5:00.  Children's Book Illustrator Workshop, 9:30 - 5:00.  This activity will feature the art of Susan Farrington in What I Love About You.
Saturday, August 5 - Saturday Crafts, 9:30 - 2:00.
Monday, August 7 – Drop-In Story Time – 10:30.
Tuesday, August 8 – Infant Story Time – 3:30.
Wednesday, August 9 – Children's Book Illustrator Workshop, 9:30 - 5:00.  This activity will feature the art of Dr. Seuss in The Lorax.
Friday, August 11 - Town of Barnstable Libraires Summer Reading Wrap Party featuring The Toe Jam Puppet Band, 5:00, Jailhouse Jam Stage, Barnstable Village.
Saturday, August 12 – Star Wars Symposium 11:00 - 1:00.  Saturday Crafts, 9:30 - 2:00.
Monday, August 14 – Drop-In Story Time – 10:30.
Tuesday, August 15 – Infant Story Time – 3:30.
Wednesday, August 16 – Children's Book Illustrator Workshop, 9:30 - 5:00.  This activity will feature the art of Ed Emberley in Go Away, Big Green Monster!
Thursday, August 17 – End of Summer Reading Event with Scott Jameson.
Saturday, August 17 - Saturday Crafts, 9:30 - 2:009.
Monday, August 21 - Drop-In Story Time - 10:30.
Tuesday, August 22 - Infant Story Time - 3:30.
Wednesday, August 23 - Children's Book Illustrator Workshop, 9:30 - 5:00.  This activity will feature the art of Lois Ehlert in Rain Fish.
Saturday, August 26 - Saturday Crafts, 9:30 - 2:00.

Please check the website at www.centervillelibrary.org or contact the Centerville Library at 508-790-6220 and ask for Jessie (ext. 105) or Kristin (ext.106) in the Children’s Room. Some programs may require pre-registration or have special instructions.
 
Children's Craft Activities

 

Arts and Crafts Saturdays

Join us in the Chidren's Room for some creative projects for children of all ages.  We provide the supplies and you provide the creativity!

 
Felt Boo
kmarks
Saturday, July 29, 2017

9:30 - 2:00

 
 





 


SPECIAL EVENTS!
 
Coastal Explorer Bus
Thursday, July 27, 10:00 - 3:00

The Coastal Explorer Bus is provided by the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension and will offer a mobile marine science education experience through hands-on learning.  



This is open to children of all ages and registration is not required.




Sea Shell Craft Activity

Monday, July 31, 10:00

Decorate picture frames and small candle holders using shells and beach glass.  Gather items from the beach such as shells, rocks, drift wood, and beach glass to use for this project.

This program is free but registration is required.

 Please contact the Centerville Library at 508-790-6220 (ext. 105,106) to register.





Pitter Patter Creation Station

Wednesday, August 2, 3:00 - 5:00

Join us for some hands-on interactive learning with the Pitter Patter Creation Station.  This program will use a variety of unique building materials that will spark creativity and critical thinking skills while encouraging teamwork and social interation.  
Recommended for ages 2-10.

This activity if free but registration is required.  
Call the Centerville Library at 508-790-6220 (ext. 105,106) to register.





Barnstable Libraries' Summer Reading Wrap Party

Friday, August 11, 5:00

Jailhouse Jam Stage, Barnstable Village


Music, puppets, bubbles and silliness!  Lots of interaction!  Lots of energy!  Let's get crazy, roll down the huge hill, dance, play with friends and celebrate another great summer reading program!  Bring along a picnic dinner, blanket and beach/camp chairs.  Smitty's will be on site to serve ice-cream at a reduced price.

This event is for all ages and registeration is not required.
Rain location - Sturgis Library, 3090 Main Street





Star Wars Symposium
Saturday, August 12, 11:00 - 1:00
A Star Wars Symposium will be provided by Peter Struzziero, Library Director for the Belmont Public Library.  The program will include a Star Wars history lesson, Star Wars pop culture videos, a costume contest, a trivia contest, character guessing games, and a hands-on Star Wars museum.  

There will be a light saber-making workshop after the program.

This activity is free but registration is required.  Please contact the Centerville Library at 508-790-6220 (ext. 105,106) to register.




Old Home Week Family Celebration

Ice Cream Social and Music by Dave Polansky
Sunday, August 13, 5:00 - 7:00
Award-winning composer, David Polansky will present a mix of music sure to please children and adults alike.  Kids can expect to hear some of their favorite tunes from Star Wars, Harry Potter, The Lion King and o
ther popular favorites.  David will also perform his own award-winning children's music.  Adults will be entertained with a variety of show tunes and jazz compilations including the perennial favorites such as George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Cole Porter and an amazing impersonation of
 Louis Armstrong.  In addition to getting many in the audience dancing and singing, the kids hear the music of the last hundred years, the 
seniors reminisce, and everyone has a wonderful time.

Four Seas Ice Cream will be served at 5:00; music starts at 5:30.

This event is for children and adults of all ages and reqistration is not required.




Magic and Juggling with Scott Jameson


Thursday, August 17, 10:00


Umbrellas will be plucked from thin air, a drawing will come to life, basketballs will be spun and juggled, and a member of the audience will unlock telekinetic abilities.  

Refreshments will follow the event.


This event is for children of all ages and registration is not required.



Drop in Story Time with
Miss Jessie!
Monday mornings
at 10:30


 
 
Infant Story Time with
Miss Kristin!
Tuesday afternoons
at 3:30