Super Science Saturday

Saturday July 12, 2014
10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM

Contact: Kimberly Usselman   333-2552, x3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org

The Children’s Room invites all “budding scientists” to join us for our Super Science Saturdays Program on July 12, July 19 and July 26 from 10 am – 11 am.  This program will be for children ages 4-12. Drop in anytime during this hour and see science in action.

The themes for the three weeks will be:

July 12- Fizzy Fun

July 19- Oodles of Ooze

July 26- Ooey Gooey Fun

Location: Children’s Room

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Starlight Storytime

Monday July 14, 2014
6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM

Contact: Kimberly Usselman   333-2552 X3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org

This is an ideal storytime for children whose parents work during the day. Children may wear their pajamas and bring a favorite stuffed animal if they wish.  Join us for 30 minutes of thematic stories, finger plays, music and fun!  Children and their families are invited to join us at all storytimes this summer… all ages are welcome!

Location: Children’s Room

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Book Buddies

Tuesday July 15, 2014
4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM

Contact: Jenn Cournoyer   401-333-2552 x2   jenn@cumberlandlibrary.org

This unique program will pair teen volunteers with children ages 4-10 who would like to practice reading to someone or who would like to be read to!  We’ll all gather with the Children and Teen librarians in the Community Room, and after reading time there will be fun literacy games and activities to explore together!  Register by calling or visiting the library.  Spaces are limited.

Location: Community Room

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Anime Club

Tuesday, July 15th
6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM     Anime Club     Remind Me about this Event

Contact: Jenn Cournoyer   (401) 333-2552 x2   teens@cumberlandlibrary.org

STUDENTS AGES 13-18

Come watch Japanese animation, draw, read manga, and have a snack.  The club meets every Tuesday night unless otherwise indicated.

Location: Community Room

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Storytime at the Gazebo

Wednesday July 16, 2014
10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM

Contact: Kimberly Usselman   333-2552 X3   read@cumberlandlibrary.org

Children and their families will meet in the gazebo for this special storytime. This program is comprised of 30 minutes of thematic stories, finger plays, and music.  In the event of inclement weather, storytime will be held in the Children’s Room.  Children and their familes are invited to join us at all storytimes this summer… all ages are welcome!

Location: Children’s Room

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Teen Writers Workshop

Wednesday, July 16th
2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM

Contact: Jenn Cournoyer   (401) 333-2552 x2   jenn@cumberlandlibrary.org

Want to hone your writing skills while having a great time? Come join our Teen Writing Workshop.  We will focus on (TBD) and share our work with each other.  This will be a fun and laid-back event – writers of all levels are encouraged to attend!

Location: Seminar Room

There are many spaces available.

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Teen Coding Club

Wednesday, July 16th
5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM

Contact: Jenn Cournoyer   401-333-2552 x2   jenn@cumberlandlibrary.org

Come join others who love to code– we’ll be pursuing our interests whether they be learning java script, creating apps, building video games, or exploring Minecraft mods!

Ages 11-18 welcome.  Register here or by calling or visiting the reference desk.

Location: Community Room

There are many spaces available.

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Zumba

Wednesday, July 16th

6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM

Contact: Reference Department   (401) 333-2552 x202   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org

NOTE: This class will be held in the Hayden Center meeting rooms 1 and 2.  Participants MUST park in the Hayden Center parking lot to access the building.

Zumba ® is dance fitness – a calorie burning workout with Latin steps to international music. You don’t need any dancing experience to have fun. Loose, comfortable clothing and shoes with no tread are recommended. Don’t forget your water, too!

Kari Dichev is a member of the Zumba Instructor Network ® (ZIN). She is licensed to teach regular Zumba ® classes, Zumba Toning ®, and Zumbatomic ®.

Fee: $5.  In person registration, by the start of class, is required.

Location: Meeting Room 1 & 2

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Thursday Afternoon Chess Club

Thursday July 17, 2014
1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM

Contact: Melissa Chiavaroli   (401) 333-2552, x 2   reference@cumberlandlibrary.org

Anyone 13+ interested in chess is invited to come and play with us each week in the Seminar Room.   Advance players can challenge each other or help our beginners.

Location: Seminar Room

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Steampunk Jewelry Making

Thursday, July 17th
2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM

Contact: Jenn Cournoyer   401-333-2552 x2   jenn@cumberlandlibrary.org

Get that industrial look– we’ll have all the materials, you bring the creativity!

Teens entering grades 6-12 welcome.  Register here or by calling or visiting the library.  Spaces are limited.

Location: Meeting Room 1 & 2

There are 3 spaces available.

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