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Plattekill Library Monthly Calendar

 

Summer Reading Program: July and August:

 

 

JULY

Sun

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

*Library programs are very popular. Please REGISTER

for any programs you’re interested in so that you (or your kids) won’t be disappointed.

Start of Summer Reading Program & First Day to turn in Reading Record Cards is

Monday, July 7

1

Kids’ Theme: Fizz! Boom! Read!

Teens: Spark a Reaction

Adults: Literary Elements

2   10am Book Club #3

10:30am Preschool Storytime for 2+

 

1pm: DS GameTime Ages 5+

 

7pm Book Club #2

3

10:30am School-age Storytime w/Crafts Grades K-2 

 

7pm Book Club #1

7pm: Friends Mtg

4

 

Independence Day

Library Closed

5

10:30am Knit/Crochet Group: Open to both new and experienced crafters.

1-2:30pm Reading Therapy Dog

6

 

Theme: 

Shape Scapes

7   11am Tech-Savvy Computer Training

Adults only and Reg. required.

 4pm: Let’s Talk About “Sir Cumference and the Sword in the Cone”. Gr. 1-3 Craft: Origami Cubes

8

1pm Barnes & Noble NOOK Demo with Q&A Session

6pm Crafts for Kids age 8+ (limit 12)

DIY Unfinished Tray

9

10:30am Preschool Storytime w/Crafts

for ages 2+

 

1pm: DS GameTime Ages 5+

10

10:30am School-age Storytime w/Crafts  Grades K-2

 

7pm Board Meeting

11

2-4pm:

TEEN SCENE Gr. 4-6

Cotton Candy on Glow Sticks and

Mystery Giveaways

12      11am Coupon

Exchange & Mentoring

 

1-2:30pm CRAFTS for Adults 18+: DIY PHOTO TILE *Must Register

Limit 12. More details given after registered.

13

 

Theme: 

Robots Rock

14   11am Tech-Savvy Computer Training

Adults only and Reg. required.

 

4pm: Let’s Talk About “Cool Robots”. Gr. 1-3

Craft: Lego Robots

15

4-5:30pm Reading Therapy Dog

6pm MYO Jewelry
for Adults 18+
Limit 24 ($2 donation)

16

10:30am Preschool Storytime w/Crafts

for ages 2+

 

1pm: DS GameTime Ages 5+

17

10:30am School-age Storytime w/Crafts  Grades K-2

6pm Pajama Readaloud

(ages 2+ )

18

2-4pm: TEEN SCENE Gr. 4-6 - Build a Catapult and Contest

w/Prizes (Toss Ping Pong Balls, Marsh-mallows, & More)

19

10:30am
Knit/Crochet Group

Open to both new and experienced crafters.

20

 

Theme: 

Sky’s the Limit

21   11am Tech-Savvy Computer Training

Adults only and Reg. required.

 4pm: Let’s Talk About “Glow-in-the-Dark Night Sky Book”.

Gr. 1-3 Craft: Moon and Star Suncatchers

22

6pm Crafts for

Kids age 8+ (limit 12)

DIY Flip-Flop Windchimes

23

10:30am Preschool Storytime w/Crafts

for ages 2+

 

1pm: DS GameTime Ages 5+

24

10:30am School-age Storytime w/Crafts 

 

*6pm Mad Science “Fire & Ice” Show (ages 7+) Must Register!

25

4-5:30pm

TEEN SCENE Gr. 4-6

Choice of: DIY Glow-in-the-dark

Glue and/or Poison

Bottle Earrings

26

“Batman day”

at the library

 

Friends of the Library SUMMER BOOK SALE 10am-4pm

27

Theme: 

Creepy Crawlers

 

Friends of the Library BAG SALE

10am-2pm

28

4pm: Let’s Talk About Scary Creatures of the Soil w/local Entomologist, Prof. Aaron Haselton

Gr. 1-3 Craft: Cock-roaches & Other Creepy Insects

 

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1st day of

Ulster County Fair

30

10:30am Preschool Storytime w/Crafts

for ages 2+

31   10:30am School

-age Storytime w/Crafts  Grades K-2

 

6pm Adult Trivia, Games, &Prizes w/Mocktails! BYO Appetizers

 

 

All grades are the “going into”

grade in September

 

AUGUST

Sun

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

*Library programs are very popular. Please REGISTER

for any programs you’re interested in so that you (or your kids) won’t be disappointed.

All grades are the “going into” grade in September

Children’s Theme: Fizz! Boom! Read!

 

Teens Theme: Spark a Reaction

Adults Theme: Literary

Elements

1

NO TEEN SCENE

Program today

2

10:30am Knit/Crochet Group : Open to both new and experienced crafters.

1-2:30pm Reading Therapy Dog

3            Last day of 

Ulster County Fair

 

 

Theme: 

Blow Me Away

4    11am Tech-Savvy Computer Training

Adults only and Reg. required.

4pm Let’s Talk About “Feel the Force” Gr. 1-3 Craft: Sunflower Windsock

5

6pm Crafts for

Kids age 8+ (limit 12)

DIY Kites

6   10am Book Club #3

10:30am Preschool Storytime ages 2+

 

1pm: DS GameTime Ages 5+

7pm Book Club #2

7

10:30am School-age Storytime w/Crafts  Grades K-2

 

7pm Book Club #1

7pm: Friends Mtg

8

4-5:30pm

TEEN SCENE Gr. 4-6

Ice Tunnel Science

9       11am Coupon

Exchange & Mentoring

 

12noon My Dolly & Me Tea Party. Kids 5+ Registration required. Limit 25 Kids

10

 

Theme: 

Herb-Ology

11   11am Tech-Savvy Computer Training

Adults only and Reg. required.

 

4pm Let’s Talk About

“June 29, 1999” Gr. 1-3

Craft: Herb Gardening

12  

6pm Crafts for

Kids age 8+ (limit 12)

DIY Shark Tooth NECKLACE

13

10:30am Preschool Storytime w/Crafts

for ages 2+

 

1pm: DS GameTime Ages 5+

14

10:30am School-age Storytime w/Crafts Grades K-2 

 

7pm Board Meeting

15

4-5:30pm:

TEEN SCENE Gr. 4-6

Fizzy Chemistry with Mad Chemist George

16  10:30am Knit/ Crochet Group

1-2:30pm CRAFTS  for Adults 18+: DIY Repurposed Apron Must Register. Limit 8

17

 

Theme: 

H2Ocean

18   11am Tech-Savvy Computer Training

Adults only and Reg. required.

 

4pm Let’s Talk About “Water” Gr. 1-3  Craft: Ocean in a Bottle

19

4-5:30pm Reading Therapy Dog

 

6pm MYO Jewelry
for Adults 18+
Limit 24 ($2 donation)

20

10:30am Preschool Storytime w/Crafts

for ages 2+

 

1pm: DS GameTime Ages 5+

21  10:30am School-age Storytime w/Crafts 

 

6pm CAMPFIRE Readaloud w/Dylan Doyle Band performing [local band] BYO sticks!

22

4-5:30pm:

TEEN SCENE Gr. 4-6

Sponge Bombs - be prepared to get wet!

23

End of SRP:  Last Day to turn  in

Reading Slips and

be eligible for

prizes!

24

 

Theme: 

Minions & More

25

4pm Let’s Talk About “UFOs & Aliens”

Gr. 1-3

Craft: Alien Sundaes

26

27

 

1pm: DS GameTime Ages 5+

28

 

 

29

4-5:30pm:

TEEN SCENE Gr. 4-6

End of Summer Party!

30

 

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