Clowning Around!

Session 3 of Summer Reading had 1st-4th graders clowning around. The book Sandy’s Circus was read, which is about artist Alexander Calder and his travelling wire circus. Students then made their own works of art with beads, wire, and clay.

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Hanging out at the Library

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Pre-K and Kindergarten students monkeyed around during the first session of the Summer Reading Program. Faye Smith read two books, and provided a monkey craft. Then students swung outside to jump across a board and taste fresh coconut and bananas.

Thank you to everyone who participated!

Here are the details for next week’s program:

Wednesday, June 8

  • Pre-K & Kindergarten @ 10:30-11:00
  • 1st & 2nd @ 1:30-2:30
  • 3rd & 4th @ 3:00-4:00

Summer Reading Is Off to a Great Start!

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Children in first through fourth grades participated in the first session of the Summer Reading Program on Wednesday, June 1. Paul Toon spoke to students about bike safety, then students participated in a bike rodeo. Yee-haw!

Activities included:

  • Following a figure eight, zigzag, and spiral pattern on their bikes
  • A slow race where two friends “raced” to see who was slowest
  • A newspaper toss where riders tried to toss a paper in a laundry basket

Thank you to all who participated! Here are the details for next week’s program:

Wednesday, June 8

  • Pre-K/Kindergarten @ 10:30-11:00
  • 1st & 2nd Grades @ 1:30-2:30
  • 3rd & 4th Grades @ 3:00-4:00