New Oxford

122 North Peter Street New Oxford, PA 17350
phone: (717) 624-2182

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Thursday, May 26, 2011

SUMMER READING PROGRAMS!

Activity schedule


Join Mary Ellen Berwager, retired reading teacher,
Tuesday Morning, 10:30AM—11:00AM Storytime
Thursday Morning 11:00AM Storytime and crafts

Books with KPETS

2nd and 4th Thursday of the month @ 7PM
June 9 & 23 July 14 & 28 Aug. 11 & 25

Bristol Cullen Meeko Pretty Girl
Children come and read to a pet one-on-one!

Fiber Art Fantasy

Crochet & Knit with Mary Lou and Phyllis
Bring your project to work on or begin a new one. Free yarn to use.
Adults on Monday’s @ 10:30AM—12Noon
Family Time on Monday evening @ 6:30PM

Summer Writing Workshop for Grades 5 – 7

June 13 to June 24
This is a two week workshop where you will discover:
• How to use “dialogue” to convey information about your protagonist and antagonist
• How to draw graphics to illustrate your story.
• How a local author writes a book.
• How to get a book published.

You will create, with other children, a story about the therapy animals who read in the Library. Children going into grades 5- 9 are eligible for this two week, Monday through Friday, 9AM - 11AM workshop.
Need to attend every day.
Materials will be provided.
Registration required by June 3rd.
This is the 4th workshop.
Bring your creative ideas and help write Book 4 of this series.

Sudoku @ the library
Sudoku is an educational activity for practicing children's math skills. Solve the mathematical puzzle by entering numbers to make the equations true. Easy to more difficult- a game for everyone.
12:00 Noon
Saturdays- June 18 and July 2, 16, 30
Aug. 13
Prizes for finishing your games.


Movie Matinee on Saturday

June 11-Jungle Book June 25-Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs
July 9-Happy Feet July 23- Kung Fu Panda
Aug. 6-Ratatouille Aug. 20-Around the World in 80 Days
12:00 Noon Popcorn and Juice.