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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, August 3
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting Circle
Do you enjoy knitting or crocheting? Have you been thinking about setting some time aside to practice your skill? Do you want to get out the house for a bit of fun and socialization with your neighborhood friends? Then come join us the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month where you can do just that! A good way for intermediate and adanced knitters to meet others who share the same passion as they do: knitting! Please bring your own knitting or crocheting materials.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, August 4
@ 1 p.m.
Adult Silver Coloring
Coloring is no longer just for kids! Come join the latest way for adults to relax! Did you know that coloring has been shown to have therapeutic benefits? Or that it has been shown to have effects similar to meditation, by creating a deeper sense of awareness, focus, and attention? Well, if you didn't know now you know! Come unwind by coloring cool intricate designs used to reduce stress and increase mindfulness. Coloring can help you combat stress, stimulate brain areas related to motor s…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, August 7
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Tinker Shop Summer 2017
In this 4-session series, children in grades 3-5 will learn how to "tinker" productively. Library staff will guide kids through fun, child-centered, science-based maker workshops! They will engage in hands-on activities using crafts materials, magnets, conductive tape, and more! Workshop series is FREE!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 7
@ 3:30 p.m.
DIY Tween Craft
Hey tweens! Come enjoy cool do-it-yourself crafts with your friends in the teen area. Programming begins at 3:30 pm.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, August 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Improve the World: Think Creatively Like a Magician!
A Summer Reading Program Experience a jaw-dropping magic show, then learn how it's done. You'll be amazed not only at the magic, but also the science behind it! Presented by Bob Friedhoffer. For ages 13-18 years old.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 9
@ 12 a.m.
Paws to Read
Read to a REAL Dog at the Library! One on one session builds confidence. Give your child the chance to practice reading aloud to a trained therapy dog. Children will sign up to read approximately 15 minutes each during the program. Spots are limited and registration is required. Open to children in K-4th grade.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 9
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 11
@ 1 p.m.
Adult Silver Coloring
Coloring is no longer just for kids! Come join the latest way for adults to relax! Did you know that coloring has been shown to have therapeutic benefits? Or that it has been shown to have effects similar to meditation, by creating a deeper sense of awareness, focus, and attention? Well, if you didn't know now you know! Come unwind by coloring cool intricate designs used to reduce stress and increase mindfulness. Coloring can help you combat stress, stimulate brain areas related to motor s…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, August 14
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Tinker Shop Summer 2017
In this 4-session series, children in grades 3-5 will learn how to "tinker" productively. Library staff will guide kids through fun, child-centered, science-based maker workshops! They will engage in hands-on activities using crafts materials, magnets, conductive tape, and more! Workshop series is FREE!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
DIY Tween Craft
Hey tweens! Come enjoy cool do-it-yourself crafts with your friends in the teen area. Programming begins at 3:30 pm.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 16
@ 12 a.m.
Paws to Read
Read to a REAL Dog at the Library! One on one session builds confidence. Give your child the chance to practice reading aloud to a trained therapy dog. Children will sign up to read approximately 15 minutes each during the program. Spots are limited and registration is required. Open to children in K-4th grade.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 16
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 17
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting Circle
Do you enjoy knitting or crocheting? Have you been thinking about setting some time aside to practice your skill? Do you want to get out the house for a bit of fun and socialization with your neighborhood friends? Then come join us the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month where you can do just that! A good way for intermediate and adanced knitters to meet others who share the same passion as they do: knitting! Please bring your own knitting or crocheting materials.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, August 18
@ 1 p.m.
Adult Silver Coloring
Coloring is no longer just for kids! Come join the latest way for adults to relax! Did you know that coloring has been shown to have therapeutic benefits? Or that it has been shown to have effects similar to meditation, by creating a deeper sense of awareness, focus, and attention? Well, if you didn't know now you know! Come unwind by coloring cool intricate designs used to reduce stress and increase mindfulness. Coloring can help you combat stress, stimulate brain areas related to motor s…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, August 21
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Tinker Shop Summer 2017
In this 4-session series, children in grades 3-5 will learn how to "tinker" productively. Library staff will guide kids through fun, child-centered, science-based maker workshops! They will engage in hands-on activities using crafts materials, magnets, conductive tape, and more! Workshop series is FREE!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
DIY Tween Craft
Hey tweens! Come enjoy cool do-it-yourself crafts with your friends in the teen area. Programming begins at 3:30 pm.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 23
@ 12 a.m.
Paws to Read
Read to a REAL Dog at the Library! One on one session builds confidence. Give your child the chance to practice reading aloud to a trained therapy dog. Children will sign up to read approximately 15 minutes each during the program. Spots are limited and registration is required. Open to children in K-4th grade.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 23
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 23
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Many Voices: Songs from Around the World
A Summer Reading Celebration! Join Mr. Patrick, his guitar and his silly puppet friends as we celebrate songs from cultures throughout the world. From African folk songs to Spanish sing-alongs, there’s something for everyone in this celebration of our universal human language: music. Best for children ages 0 to 7 years old with their parent/caregiver. Presented by Music with Patrick
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 25
@ 1 p.m.
Adult Silver Coloring
Coloring is no longer just for kids! Come join the latest way for adults to relax! Did you know that coloring has been shown to have therapeutic benefits? Or that it has been shown to have effects similar to meditation, by creating a deeper sense of awareness, focus, and attention? Well, if you didn't know now you know! Come unwind by coloring cool intricate designs used to reduce stress and increase mindfulness. Coloring can help you combat stress, stimulate brain areas related to motor s…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, August 28
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Tinker Shop Summer 2017
In this 4-session series, children in grades 3-5 will learn how to "tinker" productively. Library staff will guide kids through fun, child-centered, science-based maker workshops! They will engage in hands-on activities using crafts materials, magnets, conductive tape, and more! Workshop series is FREE!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
DIY Tween Craft
Hey tweens! Come enjoy cool do-it-yourself crafts with your friends in the teen area. Programming begins at 3:30 pm.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 30
@ 12 a.m.
Paws to Read
Read to a REAL Dog at the Library! One on one session builds confidence. Give your child the chance to practice reading aloud to a trained therapy dog. Children will sign up to read approximately 15 minutes each during the program. Spots are limited and registration is required. Open to children in K-4th grade.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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