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School Age Programs

To register or inquire about the following programs, please call Children’s Services at 883-4400, Ext. 150. or email us at child@pwpl.org.

PLEASE NOTE: NEW REGISTRATION POLICY
Due to high demand and limited space, we ask that you arrive at least 5 minutes before the program for which you are registered to claim your spot.
If you do not arrive 5 minutes before, we may transfer your spot to someone on the waiting list.

Summer Reading Club Kick-off – The Live T.V. Game Show

Friday, July 8, 2016

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate the beginning of the Summer Reading Club with a simulated, real TV game show complete with game show host, electronic scoring, countdown clock and the physical challenge round. A combination of “Jeopardy” and “Beat the Clock”, the Live T.V. Game Show is faced paced, educational and fun for all!
For children entering grades 1 to 6 with an adult.
No tickets required.

Steam Workshop for Kids – Brush Bot Racer

Saturday, July 9, 2016

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Build a mini racer using a tooth brush head, battery and motor. After building the mini racer, kids will design a portable race track to test their Brush Bot.
For children entering grades 4 to 6.
Registration began June 28.
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Steam Workshop for Kids – Ride a Wave

Saturday, July 9, 2016

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Kids will enjoy using model magic as they sculpt a large wave and position a small animal riding the wave.
For children entering grades 1 to 3.
Registration began June 28.
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Page Turners

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

7:15 pm - 8:15 pm

Book discussion for children entering grades 5 and 6.
Book titles to be announced.
Registration began June 28.
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Read and Reach: Session I

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us for great stories, challenging action rhymes and movement.
For children entering grades K to 2.
Registration began June 28.
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Steam Workshop for Kids – Sky Spinners

Saturday, July 16, 2016

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Do you know what makes kites fly high in the sky? Discover the science behind these sky spinners and learn how to build your own using easy-to-find materials.
For children entering grades 4 to 6.
Presented by the Long Island Children’s Museum.
Registration begins July 5.
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Steam Workshop for Kids – Sky Spinners

Saturday, July 16, 2016

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Do you know what makes kites fly high in the sky? Discover the science behind these sky spinners and learn how to build your own using easy-to-find materials.
For children entering grades 1 to 3.
Presented by the Long Island Children’s Museum.
Registration begins July 5.
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Third Grade Thinkers

Monday, July 18, 2016

7:00 pm

Book discussion for children entering 3rd grade.
Book titles to be announced.
Registration begins July 5.
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Tweens’ Night Out

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

7:15 pm - 8:30 pm

Calling all tweens for a fun night out! Enjoy a library program just for kids entering grades 5 and 6.  Topic to be announced.
Registration begins July 5.
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Read and Reach: Session I

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us for great stories, challenging action rhymes and movement.
For children entering grades K to 2.
Registration began June 27.

 

 

Fourth Grade Favorites

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Book discussion for children entering 4th grade.
Book titles to be announced.
Registration begins July 5th.
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Tweens’ Night Out

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

7:15 pm - 8:15 pm

Calling all tweens for a fun night out! Enjoy a library program just for kids entering grades 5 and 6.  Topic to be announced.
Registration begins July 5.

Click here to register

Read and Reach: Session I

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us for great stories, challenging action rhymes and movement.
For children entering grades K to 2.
Registration begins June 28.

 

Family Film – Goosebumps

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

7:30 pm

Goosebumps
(2015 – 103 minutes)
Young Zack teams up with the daughter of R. L. Stine, the author of the bestselling series Goosebumps after the writer’s imaginary demons are set free. A comedy feature film starring Jack Black and directed by Ron Letterman.
Rated PG for parental guidance.

Steam Workshop for Kids – Force and Motion

Saturday, July 30, 2016

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Experience Isaac Newton in a whole new way! Students will pull, knock and twist their way into a better understanding of Newton’s laws of motion through fun, engaging experiments.   For children entering grades 4 to 6.
Presented by the Cradle of Aviation Museum.
Registration begins July 19.
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Steam Workshop for Kids – Living in Space

Saturday, July 30, 2016

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

What is life like in space? There are many things to know before venturing up into space. Children will discover where to sleep, what kind of food is available, what some hazards are and even get to try on a space suit!
For children entering grades 1 to 3.
Presented by the Cradle of Aviation Museum.
Registration begins July 19.
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Tween’s Night Out

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

7:15 pm - 8:30 pm

Calling all tweens for a fun night out! Enjoy a library program just for kids entering grades 5 and 6.   Topic to be announced.
Registration begins July 19.

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Read and Reach II

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us for great stories, challenging action rhymes and movement.
For children entering grades K to 2.
Registration begins July 26.
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Steam Workshop for Kids – The Science of Sports

Saturday, August 6, 2016

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Enjoy an energetic hour filled with activities and experiments to demonstrate the science behind the interaction of our bodies and sports. Participants will explore the center of gravity, 3-D vision concepts and bring home their very own “Reach-O-Meter”.
For children entering grades 4 to 6.
Presented by Mad Science of Long Island.
Registration begins July 26.
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Steam Workshop for Kids – The Science of Sports

Saturday, August 6, 2016

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Enjoy an energetic hour filled with activities and experiments to demonstrate the science behind the interaction of our bodies and sports. Participants will explore the center of gravity, 3-D vision concepts and bring home their very own “Reach-O-Meter”.
For children entering grades 1 to 3.
Presented by Mad Science of Long Island.
Registration begins July 26.
Click here to register

Third Grade Thinkers

Monday, August 8, 2016

7:00 pm

Book discussion for children entering grade 3.
Book titles to be announced.
Registration begins July 5.

Page Turners

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

7:15 pm - 8:15 pm

Book discussion for children entering grades 5 and 6.
Book titles to be announced.
Registration begins June 28.

Read and Reach II

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us for great stories, challenging action rhymes and movement.
For children entering grades K to 2.
Registration begins July 26.

Tweens’ Night Out

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

7:15 pm - 8:30 pm

Calling all tweens for a fun night out! Enjoy a library program just for kids your age entering grades 5 and 6.  Topic to be announced.
Registration begins August 2.
Click here to register

Read and Reach II

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us for great stories, challenging action rhymes and movement.
For children entering grades K to 2.
Registration begins July 26th.

Family Film – Zootopia

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

7:30 pm

Zootopia (2016 – 108 minutes)
In a city like no other, a rookie bunny cop jumps at the opportunity to crack a case, even if it means partnering with a fast-talking, scam-artist fox.  An animated comedy feature film directed by Byron Howard.
Rated PG for parental guidance.