Hampstead Stage Company Presents: The Jungle Book
May 4, 2019 – 9:36 am | Comments Off

Rudyard Kipling’s novel, The Jungle Book, comes to life as Mowgli, an abandoned “man cub” raised by wolves, embarks on an adventure in the jungle. Through the use of puppets and masks, we meet Baloo …

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Animals Rock With Lucas Miller
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Constellation Pillow
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Using our sewing machines and vinyl cutter, create a glow-in-the-dark constellation throw pillow. Ages 18 and up. Registration begins Monday, July 1.
Friday, July 12
1:00 – 3:00 pm
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Fandom Friday: Pokémon
Fandom Friday: Pokémon

What’s your fandom? Hang out, make friends, and have fun with other members of the fandom community. It’s the perfect place to complain about your ship sinking! Ages 12-18.
July 12: Pokémon
4:30 – 5:30 pm
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French Fun Day

Spend the summer learning traditional French Louisiana songs, dances, and customs with Earlene Broussard Echeverria! Ages 5-12.
Saturday, July 13
10:30 – 11:30 am
Main Library

 

DIY House Number Planter
DIY House Number Planter

Learn how to assemble a wooden planter and add your house number in adhesive vinyl. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, June 3.
Saturday, July 13
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
East Regional Library

Teen Library Corps
Teen Library Corps

Meet friends, new and old, and help plan future library programs. Ages 12 – 18.
Saturday, July 13
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library

I Read To Animals
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Practice your reading-aloud skills in a group setting with trained therapy dogs. Ages 6-10. Registration by phone begins Monday, July 1. 
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2:00 – 4:00 pm
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Harvey Rabbit and Friends Show
Harvey Rabbit and Friends Show

Featuring Harvey Rabbit, Cecil the Orangutan, and T-Boy the Alligator with Mr. Tim and Ms. Laura in a fun-filled, energetic show of puppetry, music, comedy, magic, ventriloquism, and audience participation. Ages 3-12.
Monday, July 15
10:00 – 11:00 …

3D Printing 101
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Use Tinkercad to learn the basics of 3D design and printing. Ages 9 & up, register online! Registration begins Monday, May 20.
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4:00 – 5:00 pm
South Regional Library

Space, Virtual Reality, and the Future
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Cracked Marble Moon Necklace Craft
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Kids and their grown-ups will make unique moon necklaces together.  For ages 9 – 12. Registration begins Monday, July 1.  Please register both child and adult.
Tuesday, July 16
10:00 – 11:00 am
North Regional Library

American Girl Club
American Girl Club

Meet a new American Girl each month and enjoy activities based on her interests. All dolls, American Girl or other, are welcome! Ages 7 – 12. Registration begins Monday, May 20.

Tuesdays:
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2:00 – 3:00 pm
South …

Moon Mugs
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Teen DIY: Galaxy Slime
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We’ll provide the craft, and you bring the creativity! Come in and making something amazing. Registration begins Monday, May 20.
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3:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

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