Excited for Rogue One? Love all things Star Wars? Then this is the party for you! Come join us as we play Star Wars themed games, take turns trying out our Star Wars games on the Wii, eat some Star Wars themed food, and of course talk about our favorite (and not-so-favorite) moments in Star Wars to date.
Native speaker Lucy Han will teach basic Chinese at the Hamilton Wenham Public Library. She will introduce aspects of Chinese culture in daily life and in business.
Lucy grew up in China and worked in international companies for 10 years, she is currently a student at Gordon Conwell.
Free and open to the public, for adults and students 16+.
Hamilton Wenham Library hosts an opportunity for children to explore the elements of writing using story maps. We will look at a classic fairytale and then create our own stories.
No registration of experience necessary.
This program is designed for children ages 8 to 12. (Remember to enter your completed story in our November Story Writing Contest!)
Halloween with a heart at Sawyer Free Library is good “spirited” fun for children. Children will celebrate Halloween with gentle shivers, wonder and laughter – this one offers delight without nightmares. Stories, songs for children and families ages 2 and up.
Kids ages 3-10 are invited to Jungle Jim's Ghostbuster Academy at ipswich Public Library! Wear costumes to this Halloween program held in the gym at Ipswich Town Hall. The program is sponsored by the Friends of the Ipswich Public Library. It is free of charge and no registration is required. Jim Manning (previously offered Super Hero Training) will train young ghost hunters in the rigors of being an official ghostbusters - silly, not scary!
Sawyer Free Library offers an Anime Club for teens. Come watch anime shows, meet new friends, practice your anime drawing, and develop some skill in origami! For kids in Grades 6-12 only.
Sawyer Free Library offers a S.T.E.A.M.* club for children ages 3-5. We will be providing STEAM, story, and sensory activities all year round with opportunities for your child to do safe science experiments, build with Duplo and other materials, play some beginner Minecraft, read stories, make art, etc. We will have a different activity each month. This program is ideal for older preschool and younger elementary school students who are not yet ready for our other afterschool programs! Please register. In September's program, we will be making and having fun with slime!
How far would you go to save a dog in need? Over the past ten years Greg Mahle has driven over 8,400 miles a month, more than a million miles in all, bringing abused, abandoned and homeless dogs from the deep south to forever homes in New England. Greg's story is told in Peter Zheutlin's new book Rescue Road: One Man, Thirty Thousand Dogs, and a Million Miles on the Last Hope Highway
Science Squad is for grade-school children who are interested in learning more about Science. Kids will be exploring the science with hands-on earth science experiments ! We’ll study then predict, analyze and observe rocks and soil.