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Children's Programs & Activities

Please call 860-434-2272 or email programreg@lymepl.org to register for any of the programs on this page.

July/August/September 2018 Programs

 

SUMMER READING PROGRAM

 

 

 

SUMMER READING PROGRAM - Tuesdays, July 17th and 31st and August 7th and 21st from 6:30 – 7:30 P.M. 

The theme of this year’s summer reading program is Libraries Rock! Join Kristen Thornton for activities related to the theme of Libraries Rock!  Limited to 12 children. Please call or email programreg@lymepl.org to register.

 

July 17th – Maracas

July 31st – Sheet Music Art

August 7th – Mano-Harps

August 21st – Kandinsky Painting to Music

 

 

Summer Open Studio - Still Life with Kristen Thornton (students entering grades 6-12) Tuesdays July 17th, 31st, August 7th  and August 21st from 5:00 - 6:00 P.M.

Students will recreate Still Life exhibits from their choice of media and materials, i.e. painting (watercolors/oils) or drawing (charcoals/pastels.) Kristen Thornton will guide them through their projects as they work at their individual paces. Materials will be supplied for all programs, but students may bring their own supplies if they choose.  Limited to 10 participants.  Please call or email programreg@lymepl.org to register.  Please note: Fall Open Studio Classes will resume on September 11.

 

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

 

 

Art and Books with Kristen Thornton for Grades K-5, Wednesday, September 12th at 3:15

Children will join Kristen Thornton for the story Camille and the Sunflowers by Laurence Anholt and will make large ink and watercolor sunflowers.

 

Limited to 12 children.  Please call to register or email programreg@lymepl.org.

 

 

Toying with Science with Kristen Thornton for Grades 3-5, Wednesday, September 19th at 3:15

Children will join Kristen Thornton for a project dealing with a principle of science, engineering, or physics. This principle for this program is fulcrum and level ping pong launch.

 

Limited to 12 participants. Please call or email programreg@lymepl.org to register.

 

 

Open Studio – Still Life with Kristen Thornton (Grades 6-12) Tuesdays from 5:00 - 6:00 P.M. beginning September 11

 

Students will recreate Still Life exhibits from their choice of media and materials, i.e. painting (watercolors/oils) or drawing (charcoals/pastels.) Kristen Thornton will guide them through their projects as they work at their individual paces. Materials will be supplied for all programs, but students may bring their own supplies if they choose.  Limited to 10 participants.  Please call or email programreg@lymepl.org to register.