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Tuesdays, June 12 and July 17 at 10:30 a.m.

LEGO® Introduction to Engineering

Ages: K-5th grade

An introduction to the concept of engineering and to LEGO® materials paired with a specific design challenge: a chair for Mr. Bear. Please call 410-643-8161 to register. Registration opens June 1. Free. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Wednesdays,  June 13, 27 and July 11, 18, and 25 at 10:30 a.m.              

Junie B. Jones Club

For ages 6-9

Talk about your favorite series and make Junie B. crafts! Please call 410-643-8161 to register. Registration opens June 1. Free. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Thursdays, June 14, 21, 28 and July 5, 12, 19 at 10:15 and 11:00  a.m.

Story Times

Stories, songs, movement, craft, and play for birth through age 5 with caregivers. Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Friday, June 15 at 10:00 a.m.

Superheroes

Ages: K– 5th grade

Share books about superheroes. We’ll make Superhero Blocking Bracelets and turn our fingerprints into miniature superheroes. Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Fridays, June 15 and July 20 at 11:00 a.m.

Read to Rover

Ages: K-5th grade

Develop reading skills by reading to a therapy dog from the Delmarva Chapter of Pets on Wheels. Signing up for a 10-minute time slot is suggested. Walk-ins also welcome. Free. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Monday,  June 18 at 6:30 p.m. 

Good Night! Sleep Tight! Storytelling

Ages: PreK– 2nd grade

Join storyteller Rachael Vilmar for nighttime stories from near and far.  Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Tuesdays, June 19, July 3, and July 17 at 3:00 p.m.

Teen Writers Group

For grades 6-12. Creative writing workshops featuring your choice of poetry, short fiction, and creative non-fiction. Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Friday, June 22  at 10:00 a.m.

Fairy Tales

Ages: K– 5th grade

Read, write and try puppet play all involving fairy tales! Then begin a fairy tale on a decorated scroll.  Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.        

 

Mon. June 25 at 1:00 p.m. and  2:30 p.m.

Recycled Rocketships

Ages: 5-12

Design a rocketship out of recycled materials.  Limit 15 children per session. Please call 410-643-8161 to register. Free. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Tuesday, June 26 at 2:00 p.m.

Single Carrot Theatre: Rumpled

Ages: 5-12 years

Enjoy a fractured fairytale production of

Rumplestiltskin, featuring a girl named Edith, a fashion troll, and the King of Fashion! Free. Limited to the first 115 people.  Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Friday,  June 29 at 10:00 a.m.  and 2:00 p.m.

Dream House Sculptures

Ages: K– 5th grade

Create  your dream home out of food items. No registration required but please let us know of food allergies in advance.  Free. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Monday, July 2 at 2:30 p.m.

Glitterworks!

Ages: 3-12

Use glitter and glue to make a sparkling fireworks picture. Adults, please plan to stay to assist  your pre-schoolers. Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Saturday, July 7 at 9:30 a.m.

LEGO®  Challenge

Ages: 5-12

Use the Library’s LEGO ® kit and your  imagination!  Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Monday, July 9 at 6:00 p.m.

Campfire Stories

For families of all ages

Favorite songs and shivery tales to tell around our “campfire.” Snack provided.  If you’d like, bring your

guitar, wear your pajamas, or tell a story!  Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Tuesday, July 10 at 11:00 a.m.

The Maryland Zoo: Night Shift

Ages: 6-12 years

Learn about special senses that allow these animals to navigate in the dark and meet Zoo creatures of the night.

Free. Limited to the first 100 people.  Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Tuesday, July 10, 3:00-6:30 p.m.

Snuggle Up! Fleece Blankets

Make a no-sew blanket to donate to a local children’s hospital. If you are able, please bring 1.5 yards of  child-friendly fleece and scissors.  For ages 11-adult. Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

 

Friday, July 13 at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

Astronauts and Aliens

Ages: K– 5th grade

Read stories about the sky and space, play

planetary tag, and create out-of-this-world crafts. (If the weather allows, we will be running outside; please wear comfortable shoes.) Free. No registration. Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville.

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