Howland Public Library eNews                         2017~v.28
Building Champions
Summer Performance Series

Check out HPL's calendar for exciting Building Champions Programs for children grade K-6th, every Thursday at 2pm from July 6th through August 17th. 
7/13 Up in Arms Puppets
7/20  Animal Embassy
7/27 Traveling Lantern Theatre Co
8/3  City Winds Trio
8/10  The Jester Jim Show  
8/17  Marvelous Marvin
This Week:
Up in Arms Puppets
Thursday, July 6th, 2-3pm

Be a member of the Bully Patrol! Kindness and respect play a big role in building a better world. This inter-active, family, musical-style show speaks to the real experiences children may encounter in a bullying situation, and models empathy, kindness and respect.
No registration needed for this free program.
Building Readers Story/Craft Time
Fridays, 11am-12 noon
July 7th - Aug.11th
For children ages 4 - 6

"Building" will be the theme of the day with stories, songs, games, crafts, and other related activities to help build life-long readers!
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
This free program is part of our Summer Reading Program and no registration is required.
Contact: Ginny at 845-831-1134, x103 or 

Tech Tuesdays Drop-ins
Tuesdays, July 11 - Aug. 15th
3:30 - 5pm

Children in grade K-5 are welcome to drop in to try out our cool STEM materials.
Tinker with ozobots, littleBits, Snap Circuits, robots, Legos, Magforms, Chibitronics LEDs, etc. Tables will be set up so that small groups can try their hand at these materials. Some instruction available. Parents and older siblings are welcome to join the fun! No registration necessary.
For more info contact Ginny at

Stampin' Up Card Making Workshop
Monday, July 17th, 2-3pm

Join Joanne Barclay for this fun and creative event. Participants will create two original, nautically-inspired, greeting cards to take home. All materials will be supplied at this free event.

Registration required as space is limited! Stop by the front desk to register.
Taking Great Vacation Photos
Wednesday, July 19th, 1-2pm

Join photographer, Sally Delmerico, for a workshop on "Taking Great Vacation Photos with your Digital Camera." This class will explain how to take wonderful photos of your trip, outdoors as well as inside. Learn how to make each picture interesting and exciting while you create a photographic journal of your vacation.

Participants are encouraged to bring their cameras with a charged battery.
This event is free and no registration is required.

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