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Upcoming Events At The Library

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Feb 212019
 

The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, offers the following activities and events for adults, youths and children.

Oscar Film: BlacKkKlansman
Monday, February 25, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, February 27, 1 p.m.

Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. 2 hr. 15 min. R.

Tween Advisory Group (TWAG)
Tuesday, February 26, 3:45 p.m.
Tell us what to do! Join our tween advisory group (TWAG) and help us make the library a better place for our tweens! As a member of TWAG, tweens will be able to brainstorm and help plan programs that they want to see at the library, as well as recommend books for our collection. This is a great opportunity for tweens to make their voices heard at the library! Our TWAG meetings will run once a month for tweens in grades 4-6. Pizza will be served. Registration is required. Click below, stop by the Children’s Room or call the Library to sign up!

Chess Club
Wednesday, February 27, 3:30 p.m.
Come join our chess club! This club is open to beginners and experienced players. During our meetings, children and tweens will be able to learn about this strategic board game and play against other club members. Feel free to bring your own chess board as the library has a small supply. For children and tweens in grades 1-6. Registration is required. Click below, stop by the Children’s Room or call the Library to sign up!

Tech Class: Introduction to Computers

Tuesday, March 5, 10:30 a.m.
If you have never used a personal computer before and want to learn how, this is the class for you. You will learn the basic skills you need to operate a personal computer: how to point and click with a mouse and operate a keyboard. Laptops will be provided for practice. Space is limited. Registration is required.

Art in the Library Reception
Thursday, March 7, 5-7 p.m.
Featuring watercolors by Al Monroe, Mukul Mukherjee, and Lindsay Marieb.

Make a Rainbow Stress Ball
Thursday, March 7, 5:30 p.m.
For children in grades 3-6.  Dig into body science as we learn about the physiological effects of stress, then use balloons and water beads to make your own stress ball!  Please be advised that children’s skin will come into contact with water, latex balloons, and plastic water beads. Registration is required. Call the library, stop by the Children’s Room, or visit our website to reserve your space!

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register.

Phone: 203-891-2170

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Library News: Programs for Kids and Tweens

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Dec 272018
 

The Case Memorial Library176 Tyler City Road, offers the following programs for young people.


Take the Stage: Theatre Games and Improvisations

Saturday, January 5, 2 p.m.
For children ages 7-12.  Expect the unexpected at this special drama workshop led by Ingrid Schaeffer!  We’ll play games and use our imaginations to create original scenes and stories.  Registration is required.  This drama workshop is generously funded by a grant from the Orange Foundation Trust.


Q-Tip Wars
Monday, January 7, 3:45 p.m.
Ever wonder how an airplane is able to fly? Come find out at our Q-Tip Wars program! Tweens will learn about aerodynamics and play a game of Q-tip war! Not sure what Q-tip war is? Check out this video to get a rundown of the game! Please note that tweens will be crawling around on the carpet. For tweens grades 4-6. Registration is required.


Citizen Scientists: Oil Spill Challenge
Thursday, January 10, 5:45 p.m.
For children in grades K-2.  Learn about oil spills and discover what the clean-up process is really like at this hands-on STEM lab for young citizen scientists.  Please be advised: children’s hands will come into contact with vegetable oil, cocoa powder, and dish soap (may contain dyes and fragrances)

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register.

Check Out These Upcoming Library Events

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Oct 042018
 

The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, offers the following events and activities this month.


Owl Pellet Dissection
Wednesday, October 10, 3:30 p.m.
Did you know that owls can’t chew their food? Children will learn about owls and how they eat and digest their food, and with this knowledge, they will dissect an owl pellet to see what animal bones they can find. Children ages 7-9. Registration is required. Click below, stop by the Children’s Room, or call the Library to sign up!


Ozobot Bowling Challenge
Thursday, October 11, 6 p.m.
For children ages 6-10.  Bowl with tiny robots at this one-of-a-kind STEAM event!  Program your way to victory, move by move.  Will your strategy sink the competition?  Reserve your space and find out!  Registration is required.  Click below, stop by the Children’s Room, or call the Library to sign up.


Family Move & Groove
Saturday, October 13, 11 a.m.
For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers (infants, young toddlers and older siblings are welcome, too).  Shake, clap, stomp, play, and sing at this brand new series for little ones and caregivers!  Children will learn about following directions, rhyme and rhythm, and creative play through music and movement. Please wear comfortable clothing to allow freedom of movement. Registration is required.


Fall Film: Book Club
Monday, October 15, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, October 17, 1 p.m.

Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club. PG-13. 1 hr. 44 min.


I Spy Fun
Thursday, October 18, 5:30 p.m.
For children ages 6-8.  “I spy with my little eye…” Hone your observation skills as you complete “I Spy”-themed challenges!  Conquer a scavenger hunt with a twist and make a fun craft to take home.  Registration is required.  Click below, call the Library, or stop by the Children’s Room to reserve your space!


Boo Bubbles
Saturday, October 20, 11 a.m.
To get in the holiday spirit, the library is running a Boo Bubbles program. Tweens will learn about these bouncing smoke bubbles and will be given an opportunity to hold and play with them. Please note that dry ice will be used during this program. Please bring your own pair of knitted gloves similar to the ones in the picture. For “tweens” grades 4-6. Registration is required. Click below, stop by the Children’s Room, or call the Library to reserve your space!


Teen Craft: Pumpkin Decorating
Saturday, October 20, 1 p.m.
Create a pumpkin masterpiece! Pumpkins and decorating supplies will be provided. Bring a box to carry home your pumpkin. For students in grades 7-12.


Jazz Concert: Songs from Classic American Films
Saturday, October 20, 2 p.m.
A jazz concert by the Jim Clark Quartet, who will perform memorable songs from some of the most beloved (and some more obscure) American films. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register.

Phone: 203-891-2170

It’s Happening At The Library

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Sep 062018
 

Upcoming events at the Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, include a Fall Film, Book Discussion.

Fall Film: Victoria & Abdul
Monday, September 17, at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, September 19, 1 p.m.

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.
PG-13. 1 hr. 51 min.

Books & Breakfast Morning Book Discussion Group
Thursday, September 20, 10 a.m.
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng. Led by Carol Davidson.

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register.

Phone: 203-891-2170