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Free Programs at New Dorp Library: July 2012

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July is here and Independence Day isn't the only time you'll see sparks! (And we don't mean Nicholas!) Head over to New Dorp Library and get involved in some of our amazing programs for all ages, without the fear of being burned by a sparkler!

This month you can look forward to attending our classic programs such as Read Aloud, Teen Cafe and Exercise Programs! But to add a little color this summer we're throwing in some other awesome programs! Check them out and have a blast at your favorite library!

For Children:

Read Aloud in the Library!
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes and coloring.
Mondays & Fridays at 2:00 PM
July 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27 & 30

Preschool Program
For ages 2½ to 5 years and their caregiver.
Wednesday, July 18th, at 11:00 AM
Enjoy books, finger plays, action rhymes, and coloring.
Preregistration is needed and will start 1 week before (7/11).

Craft Program
For ages 5 to 12 years
Come and have fun making a cool craft!
Wednesday, July 25th, at 2:00PM
Space is limited. Preregistration is needed and will start 1 week before (7/18)

Baby Rhyme Time
For ages birth through 12 months, and their caregiver.
Friday, July 27th, at 10:30 AM
Bring your baby to an interactive program featuring simple books, songs and movement.
Preregistration is required and starts 1 week before (7/20).

For Teens:

 

Teen Café Remixed
July - 7/9 2:30 – 4:30 PM
Teen Cafe is the place to be! Come hang out with your friends and your favorite librarians, play some PS3 or Wii, eat some snacks, or do some homework. You can even play Magic, Yu-gi-oh, or regular cards. The Teen Café has it all. When you get out of school and your looking to unwind, head on over to New Dorp Library — we've got you covered! For ages 12-18.

Teen Club
Our two favorite teen programs have merged together: Anime Club and Teen Art Club! Join us and play a game, do some homework, meet new friends, create your own artwork, or discuss and watch anime! There's a little something for everyone! July - 7/11, 7/18 2:30 – 4:00 PM For ages 12 to 18.

For Adults:

Stay Well Exercise is held on Tuesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31,at 1 p.m. The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises, as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength, and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 to 50 minutes and are held once a week.

American Mah Jongg
Friday, July 6, 2012 @ 2:30-4:00 PM
Mah Jongg for Adults
Join other American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for an afternoon of enjoyable play.
If you have a Mah Jongg set and a Mah Jongg Card, please bring them. All levels are welcome.

Friday Afternoon Social
July 13th at 2:30 pm
Come with your friends and enjoy listening to oldies music, playing board games and meeting new friends. For ages 40+.

“Para mi eres divina” de David Unger
Monday, July 30, 2012 @ 4:30 p.m.
Book Discussion in Spanish
To pre-register for any program, please call (718) 351-2977.

These are just a few of the many programs New Dorp Library offers — look at the online calendar for more programs! Bookmark our post or maybe even print it out and share it with a friend.

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