Our Kick-off Event took place on Friday, June 3 at the Newfields Elementary School. Steve Blunt got all the students and teachers singing about our theme this summer – Fitness! Funding for this Kids, Books and the Arts event was provided by the Jack and Dorothy Byrne Foundation, CHILIS, Cogswell Benevolent Trust, and is supported in part by a grant from the NH State Council on the Arts & the National Endowment for the Arts as well as funds administered by the NH State Library and provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services
Everyone is welcome to join us for our Summer Reading Program this year – children (K-5), teens (6-12) and parents!
Here is our schedule – please come when you can! We have planned our activities for early evening to accommodate your schedules. Reading logs can be picked up after school on June 17th. Lots of wonderful prize incentives await you.
Wednesday, July 13 at 6:30 pm at Town Hall
The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire will present Amazing Inventions: Healthy Minds Spark Makers! Join us on a jog through history as we investigate some of the most amazing inventions of all time – incredible ideas from electricity to the chocolate chip cooking and also the makers who had the creative (and healthy!) minds to make all of our favorite inventions come to life.
Wednesday, July 27 at 6:30 pm at Town Hall (signups are required, ages 5 and up)
Magician Debbie O’Carroll will present Yoga Cadabra! She will present a magic show and a yoga class in tandem. Children will learn the benefits of yoga and relaxation – classic poses and also have the opportunity to make up some of their own design. Debbie is a certified yoga instructor.
Wednesday, August 10 at 6:30 pm at the library
Summer Ice Cream Social, Prize Drawings, Kickball and more!
For each book you read this summer, you can enter our raffle to win a prize at the end of the summer
For each book you read this summer, you can also enter a raffle for a prize at the end of the summer.