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18 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, August 3, 2015
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 6, 2015
3 p.m.HEART Workshop
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 2015
10:30 a.m.Guided Meditation
Are you unable to control the stress that comes into your life? Do you need to relax and get away from the pressures of life? Meditation can wipe away the day's stress, bringing with it inner peace. See how you can easily learn to practice meditation whenever you need it most. If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider trying meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace.
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Monday, August 10, 2015
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 13, 2015
3 p.m.HEART Workshop
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 2015
10:30 a.m.Guided Meditation
Are you unable to control the stress that comes into your life? Do you need to relax and get away from the pressures of life? Meditation can wipe away the day's stress, bringing with it inner peace. See how you can easily learn to practice meditation whenever you need it most. If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider trying meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace.
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Monday, August 17, 2015
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 20, 2015
3 p.m.HEART Workshop
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, August 24, 2015
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
3 p.m.HEART Workshop
HEART will offer a four day program for youth that will foster empathy and compassion by teaching youth about several issues in our world today: child labor, animal neglect, and ocean pollution. The programs will be dynamic and include discussion, video, role-play, and interactive activities, such as imagining that they are humane investigators. Recommended for children ages 5 to 8.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 27, 2015
2 p.m.Kids Show
A Summer Reading Celebration. The fantastic antics of Bubbles the Clown will keep you smiling. Performer Elaine Gil encourages the entire audience to get involved, making this a delightful experience for the whole family. Everyone will get their Face Painted, Balloon Animals, we will play parachute games, Bubbles and a whole lot of singing and dancing.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.You've Been Framed
Decorate your own wooden picture frame! Learn and see different methods of turning a plain picture frame into your own functional and personal work of art. Create for yourself or give it as a gift. (Items will need to be held overnight to allow for proper drying.) Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, October 2, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 9, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 16, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 23, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, October 29, 2015
3:30 p.m.Natural History of Owls
In this program, the audience will learn about these amazing, fascinating birds by meeting live owls and investigating how owls are perfectly designed to be nocturnal hunters. A collection of owl artifacts such as feathers and pellets will also be presented for hands-on investigation. Presented by the New Canaan Nature Center. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, October 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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