Westchester library’s children’s summer reading program

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Published on June 06, 2012 with No Comments

Children ages 3 through grade 5 are invited to travel “Into the Woods”, Westchester Public Library’s summer reading program for children.  The program, which begins June 11 and ends July 21, will take place at Thomas Library, located at 200 W. Indiana Ave., Chesterton, and Hageman Library, located at 100 Francis St., Porter.  Participants may register at either Thomas or Hageman Library beginning the week of June 4.

When each child registers, he or she will receive a Travel Guide to record the books that are read.  Each week, participants can bring in their reading records to be stamped.

During the reading program, there will be weekly activities offered for enjoyment.  Story Time for children ages 3-6 will be available on Tuesdays at Thomas Library at 1 p.m. and on Wednesday mornings at 10 a.m. at Hageman Library beginning the week of June 11.  Themes will be all kinds of nature subjects, including fishing and lakes, camping and bugs, reptiles and mammals, and more.

Weekly craft programs will take place at both libraries.  Crafts at Twilight will be at Thomas Library on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.  Hageman Library will host Exploring Nature Through Art with Ronnie, also on Tuesdays, from 2 to 3 p.m.

Thursday Adventures await participants in the reading program this summer.  Each week a new adventure will take place for participants in the program.  On June 21, enjoy a nature hike at the Dorothy Buell Visitor Center at 1 p.m.  At 7 p.m. on June 28, come to Thomas Library for the Stuffed Animal Cookout and Sing Along with Leonardo, complete with s’mores and lightning bugs.

On July 5, at 1 p.m., come to the Coffee Creek Habitat Hunt.  Learn how to track fairies, and build a Fairy House on July 12, 1 p.m., at Thomas Library. The final Thursday Adventure will be the Bat Hike at Dune Ridge on July 19, at 7 p.m.

The summer reading finale, the Woodland Wee Folk Festival, will take place on Saturday, July 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Thomas Centennial Park.  See if you can best the Gnome Obstacle Course, take the Fairy Homes and Garden Tour, eat at the Once Upon a Dine Café, and so much more.

For more information, call the Children’s Department at Thomas Library, 926-7696, or Hageman Library, 926-9080.  A calendar of events is available at either library. cheapest prices pharmacy. buy dapoxetine europe . next day delivery, buy zyban. zyban – buy cheap zyban online. buy zyban online. buy zyban. order low cost cream .5mg pill buy phenergan 250/50 buy online cheap phenergan online buy estradiol valerate estradiol 15000. gestodene 0.075mg ethinyl estradiol 0.02mg estradiol 47 pg ml ethinyl  . a pharmacy you trust. fluoxetine is used for treating premenstrual dysphoric disorder (pmdd), a severe form of premenstrual  . buy zyban now.buy zyban online. buy very cheap zyban. . Hoping this year is one of your best as www.paper-writer.org an educator

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