Author: Lana

Summer Reading Volunteer Training

Summer Reading Volunteer Training

Takes place Wednesday, May 30th or Thursday, May 31st at 4:00pm in the library meeting room. Rising 7-12th grade students are eligible to become volunteers.  Everyone who would like to have scheduled hours must attend training–even if you volunteered in the past.  Summer reading begins June 25th and ends August 18th.

Multisensory Play Group for ages 2-4

Multisensory Play Group for ages 2-4

Meets in the story hour room at 10am on the following Saturdays:  April 14th and 28th/May 12th and 26th/June 9th and 23rd.  Children will have the opportunity to explore a variety of sensory play experiences under the guidance of a certified Occupational Therapist and a Speech and Language Pathologist. The professionals are available to assist...

Music Dynamics for ages 2-6

Music Dynamics for ages 2-6

Join Newtown resident and music educator Brad Peterson, Friday mornings at 11:30am  in the library’s meeting room January 19th through February 16th.   Mr. Peterson spent 38 years teaching and developing music programs for the Monroe public schools.  ‘Music Dynamics” features finger plays, nursery rhymes, poems, songs, circle games, dances, stories and much more. Each...

Read to Tucker

Independent readers of all ages can register for a 15 min time slot to read aloud to Tucker in the children’s story hour room,  Thursday afternoons from 4:30- 5:30 pm, May 10th-June 21st.  Tucker is a 4 1/2 yr old standard poodle who lives with his poodle sisters and human parents in Newtown. Tucker was...